Avada’s Recommended Plugins
Apart from the required and other bundled premium plugins in Avada, there are also links in the Avada > Demos section to seven other recommended plugins. They are completely optional to install, and are all free. Some of these plugins are used in various demos, and so these are required to be installed for full import of certain demos. These plugins are also fully design integrated with Avada.
They are PWA, WooCommerce, the Events Calendar, Yoast SEO, HubSpot, Contact Form 7, and bbPress. For more information on these leading plugins, please read below.
PWA stands for Progressive Web App. This is being developed by Google, and provides new caching strategies to the Avada experience, and also allows your users to install your website as an app, for deeper user engagement.
Read more about PWA and Avada in the Avada And Progressive Web Apps doc.
WooCommerce is one of the world’s leading ecommerce solution, and is owned by Automattic, the creators of WordPress. With almost 80 million downloads, WooCommerce is the most popular eCommerce platform on the web. There is deep design integration with Avada with this plugin, and it’s the perfect solution if you have something to sell.
For more information on how to integrate WooCommerce with Avada, please see the WooCommerce docs.
The Events Calendar
The Events Calendar plugin is one of the world’s most popular events plugins, and is created and developed by Modern Tribe. It has a huge range of features and full design integration with Avada. For events, you can’t go past it.
For more information on how to set up The Events Calendar with Avada, please see the linked documentation.
Yoast SEO is one of the world’s leading SEO plugins, and uses a simple traffic light system to show you how well your pages rank in SEO terms for the search engines. This is often one of the first plugins added to a site, and with Avada, you can add it with a single click.
HubSpot is a powerful inbound marketing and sales cloud-based software suite, and their free plugin help connects your HubSpot account to your website. Their tools and service offerings help companies and individuals attract visitors, convert leads, control their marketing efforts, manage their sales processes, and much more.
Contact Form 7
Contact Form 7 is a popular form plug, that is easy to integrate and even comes with its own Fusion Builder Element. For quick, simple forms, it’s a good solution. Everyone needs a form, and with the Contact Form 7 available right from the Avada dashboard, you can have one in minutes.
Are you looking for a timeless, elegant, and streamlined discussion board? bbPress is easy to integrate, easy to use, and is built to scale with your growing community.
bbPress is intentionally simple, yet infinitely powerful forum software, built by contributors to WordPress. With bbPress, you can quickly setup a place for discussion, subscriptions, and more!