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Installing Plugins in WordPress
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These steps will help you install and select a WordPress plugin for your site.
- Inside the WordPress Dashboard, select the Add New link from the Plugins menu.
- You can search for a plugin based on name, category, or function.
- Click the Download link to the right of the plugin you'd like to download.
- Click the Install button for your desired plugin.
- Your plugin is now available. Click on the 'Activate' link to activate it.
Your WordPress blog has now incorporated the plugin you activated.
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