The plugin works as an application. Plugins are an open source application that allows you to do different types of work. You do not have to code for any work. If you are using the plugin then you do not need any coding.
For an example if you want to sell a kind of products on WordPress website, you can do it by Woocommerce plugin . Some other examples of the plugin -
1 . You can use hotel booking plugin that allows you to maintain room availability and price. Any user can book any suitable room.
2. To create a online learning WordPress website, you need to use LMS plugin.
By the LMS plugin , you can easily add an online chapter of course and videos, and any user can read your course by purchasing, and you can easily earn such income.
3. To generate an online ticket, the plugins can be called Open Tech community.
Just like you can do kind of work with the help of various plugins.
The WordPress plugin can be installed in 2 ways.
Either you can install through search internally Or you can download the plugin externally and then upload it to WordPress and install it.
Let's talk about how to install the plugin.
First login to your admin panel.
After logging in , you come to wordpress dashboard. Now you have to click on the plugins from the side menu bar.
In this step, you have to do nothing to just click on Add New.
This step is important for you. In this step, you can search kind of plugins. You search through the name of the plugin and configure it,
If you want to install the plugin externally then you can easily install it. To install the external wordpress plugin, first, you have to download the plugin. You can install any kind of plugin from here. To download all plugins, Click here
You have to go to the plugins and then click on add new .
Now you have to browse the plugin's downloaded zip file.
In this step,you need to click on install now button . Just a few seconds will install your plugin.