All WordPress Plugins install in two ways. Automatic and manual.
To automatically install a WordPress Plugin, you must have the following FTP access information ready.
- Server Hostname for FTP access
- FTP Username (not the same as your WordPress password)
- FTP Password
- Connection Type (FTP, FTPS (SSL) )
Go to Plugins > Add New and enter the name or search term to find the WordPress Plugin you wish to add.
To view information about the Plugin, installation help, applicable WordPress versions, etc., click Detailsunder the Plugin name.
To install the Plugin, click Install under the Plugin name.