WooCommerce has become one of the most popular plugins to extend WordPress into an online store. In the plugin repository, it is said that WooCommerce has over one million active installations. There are a lot of plugins in the market that can extend WooCommerce’s capability. Most of these are not free and developed by WooThemes (the company behind WooCommerce) itself. However, a number of developers have taken it upon themselves to develop plugins for WordPress to extend WooCommerce for free.
In this post, Jean from Cats Who Code has compiled 8 must-have WordPress plugins for every WordPress site which could reduce server loading time and make the site more user-friendly. The list of plugins cover areas such as caching, lazy loading, combatting spams and image optimisations.
Update: Also do check out this similar post we have written about our eight favorite free WordPress plugins. These are generic plugins that can be used on pretty much any kinds of WP websites. Enjoy!