In the recent ranking scenario, the phrase “Content is king” has modified a bit and word optimized is added to it. Only an optimized content can give you expected results. Optimized content factors include word count, keyword density, readability, etc. As we all know that WordPress the is known as the best content management platform and most of the blogs and content related work is done on it. These WordPress plugins are very effective in checking the content quality and readability of the content.
- Word Stats
The plugin adds a suit of linguistic diagnosis to improve your content and informs you about content quality as per readability standards. The plugin has over 1000+ active installations and 4.5/5 rating.
Key Features: It counts the total words in any post and categorizes post as basic, intermediate, and advanced level of readability. Diagnosis table informs about the posts having some issue such as too short, too long, low keyword density, and abuse specific keywords.
Pros: Get relevant keywords and take color coded readability test. It counts the total characters of words, sentences, and alphanumeric characters. Analyze meta tags and suggests improvements.
Cons: Limited features and lesser reviews.
Price: Free and paid both versions are available.
- Editorial Calendar
Editorial Calendar has 40, 000 active installations and 5/5 rating given by 77 reviewers. It gives an overview of your scheduled posts as well as allows the editing of these posts.
Key Features: Schedule posts effortlessly and use drag & drop option to change posts’ dates. Manage draft, manage posts of multiple authors, quick edit titles, and publish posts automatically.
Pros: Fast, easy, and trouble-free plugin.
Cons: Recently launched and has 77 reviews only.
Price: Free version is available while the pro is available at the cost of the $40/per month.
- Grammarly Browser Extension
Though it’s not a WordPress plugin like the above two, you can use it with WordPress by adding an extension to your browser. All browsers support this extension, and it’s the most reliable and efficient grammar checker tool so far. The tool has 5.7/5 rating and has over 10, 000, 000+ users.
Key Features: It’s a trusted tool of millions of users that checks, fixes, and highlights grammar, typo, and spelling mistakes. Suggests best alternative words and also checks plagiarism.
Pros: User-friendly and does every task with a click.
Cons: Premium account require some technical expertise.
Price: Monthly subscription cost of the pro account is $29 per month.