Plugin management

For a single site WordPress installation use the Dashboard > Plugins page.

  • Find plugins using WordPress.org.
  • Download .zip file to your local machine
  • Use Add new > Upload
  • Search from Dashboard > Plugins.
  • Choose Install

In WordPress Multisite use My Sites > Network Admin > Dashboard > Plugins Dashboard > Plugins to manage your plugins.

Before doing anything take a backup!

If things go badly wrong see Recover from a WordPress Fatal error using your website’s control panel (cpanel)