This is the best and most recommended must have plugins that very important for your blog.
Hard to pronounce but very useful if you want to protect your site from spammy comments. By default Akismet is already installed in your wordpress blog once it is installed. You just need to activate it and it should work to catch the spammers.
Here is a video how to use your akismet plugin.
2. All in seo pack plugin.
I guess almost every wordpress blogger have this plugin. It’s very useful to optimize your blog, that can be found easily by your targeted visitors via search engines. Watch how i configure my All in SEO pack plugin options settings
3. Google XML Sitemaps.
This plugin will generate sitemap.xml file automatically once you activate it. Do we have to install it? if you want Search engines index your site fast, then, yes, you really have to try this plugin. See the video tutorial how to build your wordpress sitemap.xml.
There are my three must have recommended plugins, as too many plugins will only slow down your site. For those who visit this blog regularly, notice i remove lots of plugins and only keeping the most important ones. If you have any questions, feel free to leave a comment or contact me.