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 example, if you want to sell a kind of products on theme WordPress website, you can do it by Woocommerce plugin . Some other examples of the plugin -
1. You can use a hotel booking plugin that allows you to maintain room availability and price. Any user can book any suitable room.
2. To create an 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.
How to install WordPress plugin?
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.
Step 1 -Login to wordpress Admin panel
First login to your admin panel.
Step 2-Wordpress Dashboard
After logging in , you come to wordpress dashboard. Now you have to click on the plugins from the side menu bar.
Step 3-Add new wordpress plugin
In this step, you have to do nothing to just click on Add New.
Step 4 -Search wordpress plugin and install
This step is important to you. In this step, you can search kind of plugins. You search through the name of the plugin and configure it,
Step 5-Download plugin and install
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
Step 6 -Add new wordpress plugin
You have to go to the plugins and then click on add new .
Step 7 -Browse plugin zip file
Now you have to browse the plugin's downloaded zip file.
Step 8 -Install now Plugin
In this step,you need to click on the install now button . Just a few seconds will install your plugin.