Jetpack WordPress plugin: Important features in one

Jetpack wordpress pluginAbout Jetpack WordPress plugin.

Author = Automattic.
Official website = jetpack.me.
Latest version = 3.3
Purpose = Makes available lots of popular features in single place.

Modules of Jetpack plugin:

Appearance:

Jetpack added this module to personalize and improve the website appearance. Currently Jetpack added 8 features under appearance module.

  • Custom CSS.
    By using these features you can add your custom CSS without using your Theme CSS file. Auto indentation, Syntax coloring and immediate feedback improves accuracy in coding.
  • Extra sidebar widgets.
    twitter, Facebook like box, image, Gravatar, Gallery, recent posts and Readmill, these widget are available. Every widgets have customization options.
  • Gravatar hover cards.
    This functionality replace simple gravatar image to hovercard, when any user hovers mouse on the gravatar image he will see hovercard. Hovercard content image, bio and contact info.
  • Infinite scroll.
    This feature enable user to scroll till last post (like Facebook).
  • Mobile theme.
    Get mobile version of your website using this feature.
  • Photon.
    Jetpack cache images from website and serves it from super fast network. This function can boost your image load time.
  • Shortcode Embeds.
    You can embed media easily using these short codes.
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  • Widget visibility.
    You can adjust visibility of widget by using this feature. If you want particular widget should not visible on particular post, then this function is useful. By activating this feature, every widget shows list of posts, pages, categories etc. You just need to show or hide it.

Developers:

This module is useful for developers. Currently 3 features added.

  • JSON API.
    Jetpack will allow you to authorize applications and services to securely connect to your blog and allow them to use your content in new ways and offer you new functionality.
  • Jetpack single sign-on.
    “login in wordpress.com” option will be added to existing login form by enabling this feature.
  • Omnisearch.
    Provides Easy search.

Mobile.

This module enables to personalize mobile features. currently 1 feature added.

  • Mobile theme

Photos and videos.

Customize images and videos by using this module. you can upload videos, customize galleries. Currently 5 features  added in this module

  • Carousel.
    Adds great full screen image browsing experience by enabling Carousel.
  • Photon.
  • Short code embeds.
  • Tiled galleries.
    This  Feature enable to display galleries in different layout.
  • VideoPress.
    Add videos easily and upload it in your WordPress site.

Social.

Make popular your website on social networks in easy way. By using this module you can make your website socially connected among people. Currently 9 features added.

  • Extra sidebar widgets.
  • Gravatar Hovercards.
  • Jetpack comments.
    Adds Jetpack comment box at the end of post. This comment box enables user to login from Facebook, twitter, or wordpress.com.
  • Likes.
    Adds wordpress like button on your site which enables user to like by using their wordpress.com account.
  • Publicize.
    Automatic publish your post on social networking sites by enabling this feature.
  • Sharing.
    Add social sharing buttons to your site by activating this feature.
  • Shortcode embeds.
  • Subscription.
    Add subscription box to your website. When visitors subscribe your website they will get notified your new postes via email.
  • WP.me Shortlinks.
    Get shortlink for your every pages and posts can be possible by activating this feature.

Writing.

This module added various tools for writing purpose. Currently 8 tools added.

  • Beautiful math.
    Add mathematical formulas and equations by using beautiful math feature.
  • Custom content type.
    organize different kind of content using custom content types.
  • Enhanced distribution.
    Jetpacks automatically grabs great content from your site and share with third party sites.
  • JSON API.
  • Markdown.
    Provides easy way to writing text.
  • Post by email.
    You can post directly to your site via email.
  • Shortcode embeds.
  • Spellings and grammar.
    Checks and gives suggestion of spellings and grammar.

WordPress.com stats.

See your visitors in detail by using wordpress.com stats.

Other.

Uncategorized functions are added in this module. Currently 7 functions are added.

  • Contact form.
    Enable users to contact you.
  • Monitor.
    You will get notified via email, when your website goes offline.
  • Notifications.
    You can receive notification by activating this feature
  • Related posts.
    You can improve pageviews by adding this feature. Related posts will be added at end of posts. When user reads your article, they might click on related posts and this manner pageviews can be increased.
  • Site icon.
    You can add your site icon using this feature.
  • Site verification.
    This feature will help you to get your site verified easily from Google, Pinterest, Bing.
  • Vault Press.
    This is used for Backup and security purpose.

 

 

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