From the Blog. . .

How do you choose the right plugins for your WordPress site? I thought it would be helpful if I share the core plugins I install every time I install WordPress (and why I chose them).

WP-DB Manager

The first plugin I install is for backing up the site. There are loads of excellent choices for backup plugins, depending on your needs.

I like WP-DB Manager. It doesn’t back up automatically to a cloud account, but for me, other features more than make up for that shortcoming.

WP-DB Manager Plugin

With over 100,000 active installs and a 4-1/2 star rating, it’s a solid plugin from a developer with a good reputation. (He’s developed 25 plugins to date.)

After you install and activate it, you’ll see a new menu in your Dashboard.
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