After Installing and activating the theme you will see the following message at the top of the page.
- This theme requires the following plugins…
- You should click Begin installing plugins link.
It is is a single plugin that gives you the most powerful WordPress.com features, hooking your self-hosted WordPress site to WordPress.com’s infrastructure to take advantage of robust stats, easy social sharing, and a whole lot.
It helps you add subscribers to your MailChimp lists using various methods. You can create good looking opt-in forms or integrate with any other form on your sites, like your comment or checkout form.
It is a simple and flexible pagination plugin which provides users with better navigation on your WordPress site.
WordPress SEO by Yoast plugin:
It is used to automatically optimize your WordPress blog for Search Engines such as Google.