How to download, install and activate Free/Basic WebToffee plugins

The free version of WebToffee plugins are available in WordPress.org. 2 ways to install the basic versions are:

  1. Add New submenu of your WordPress admin panel.
  2. Upload Plugin button in Add Plugins page.

Add New Method

In this method, you do not even have to leave your website!. To install:

  • Navigate through Plugins> Add New from your WordPress admin panel.Plugin-menu
  • From this Add Plugins page, search for the required plugin.

A plenty of plugins will appear based on the search results. Choose the plugin compatible with your WordPress version.

Here, we are installing the GDPR plugin by WebToffee as an example.

GDPR plugin search result
  • Click on Install Now and Activate.activate-wordpress-plugin
  • After activation, you can configure and use the plugin on your website.
  • One can navigate through:
    • the menu that appears in WordPress admin panel
    • Settings on the Installed plugins pageinstalled-plugin-settings

Upload Plugin Method

Here, you can install and activate the plugin by uploading its zip file.To initiate, download the plugin from WordPress.org or any other source.

  • Click on the required plugin after navigating through the free plugin page.
  • Click on the Download button.
Free WordPress plugin download

After downloading the .zip file, you need to upload it to your WordPress admin panel.

  • Navigate through Plugins> Add New from your WordPress admin panel.Plugin-menu
  • From this Add Plugins page, click on Upload Plugin.upload-plugin
  • From Choose file, select the downloaded zip file.
  • Click on Install Now.INSTALL-UPLOADED-PLUGIN
  • Click on Activate Plugin.activate-uploaded-plugin
  • After activation, you can configure and use the plugin on your website.
  • One can navigate through:
    • the menu that appears in WordPress admin panel
    • Settings on the Installed plugins pageinstalled-plugin-settings

Update the plugin

Go to Plugins> Installed Plugins from the WordPress admin panel and check for update notifications for the corresponding plugin. From the notification, you will have a direct link to update the plugin.

  • Click on the Update now link, and the plugin will be updated.

If in any case, you are unable to update the plugin from the Plugins page, you can do the same by uploading the zip file of the latest version of the plugin.

Delete-and Deactivate
Deactivate and Delete the plugin
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