Wordpress Plugins

    • Yoast SEO 3.6

      At Yoast, we love to make our work available for everyone. We try to develop products that follow accessibility guidelines to take away any technical hurdles people may stumble on. But we can always take an extra step to help the user navigate the front-end. That’s why we’ve added a wizard to Yoast SEO 3.6, one that guides the user through the initial set-up. Following hot on the heels of the 3.

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    • Yoast SEO 3.7: meet Insights

      Our development team has been working hard on new features for Yoast SEO Premium. You can expect some exceptionally cool stuff in the coming months. Besides fixing a couple of bugs, we lay the groundwork for one of these features today. Eagle-eyed users of the 3.7 version of Yoast SEO Premium will probably have noticed the new box beneath the analysis section, called ‘Insights’.

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  • WordPress: How to noindex a post!

    … SEO Premium Buy this plugin now More info » On the advanced tab, you’ll find the meta robots dropdown. It’ll default to the default robots meta setting for that post type. Set it to noindex to make sure this page does not show up in the search results: Please note that if the post you’re setting to noindex is already in the search results…

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  • Yoast SEO 3.5

    … We’ve just pushed out a new release of Yoast SEO, our flagship plugin. The new version, 3.5, mostly has a metric ton of small bugfixes. In this post, we’ll discuss the most notable changes, but you should mostly be aware that this is what we would call a bugfix release. XML Sitemap changes We’ve decided to remove the change frequency and priority…

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  • Why every website needs Yoast SEO

    …. That’s the beauty of the WordPress plugin system: you can outsource your SEO to a team of pros. In the past years, the number of plugin installs of Yoast SEO has grown immensely. On professional hosts like WP Engine, we’re the most installed plugin. Many sites like SearchEngineLand, The Next Web and the New Yorker use Yoast SEO. And did you know…

    Joost De Valk/ Yoast- 7 readers -
  • Yoast SEO 3.4: accessibility first

    … (more on that here), we knew we were in for a treat. He’s one of the leading accessibility developers for WordPress, and he didn’t disappoint. This release is, in large part, his work. Improving accessibility means a ton of small changes, and we have the changelog to show for it. Some simple highlights that show that where accessibility is concerned…

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  • Help center in Yoast SEO

    … inline. We actually load those articles from our knowledge base as AMP articles, in an iframe: With the new knowledge base search in the plugin, you have the knowledge base at the tip of your fingers. Because the help center has a fixed height, you can scroll past it and adjust settings while looking up the configuration help. Email support If you…

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  • Tomorrow: new Yoast SEO: content, content & content!

    … Big news! Tomorrow we’ll update Yoast SEO. We have really awesome new features in our free plugin. You may have noticed our focus on creating high-quality content in our blog post and in our academy products. We really believe that writing quality content should be part of every SEO strategy. Read more: ‘SEO copywriting: the ultimate guide…

    Marieke Van De Rakt/ Yoast- 10 readers -
  • How to Speed Up Your WordPress Site

    …. Troubleshoot the issues that may be slowing down your site. Keep in mind that your site may run quite well in slow traffic times, then come to a screeching halt when you need it to perform best – with a lot of simultaneous visitors. Remove unnecessary plugins that cause excessive stress on your database or load too many elements on your external pages…

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  • Social Previews in Yoast SEO Premium

    … in our plugin, you don’t know which picture Facebook will use. Yoast SEO has a big hand in this process: it determines which images it “gives” Facebook with its metadata. When you specify a Facebook image, it specifies just that image. When you set a featured image for your post, that’s the image it will feed to Facebook. If you have no featured…

    Joost De Valk/ Yoastin Social SEO- 3 readers -
  • Yoast SEO: hidden features

    … There are many choices on how to optimize your site. When we develop our Yoast SEO plugin we don’t translate all these choices into settings. In fact, we try to make as few settings as possible! If we think something should always be on, it’s on. We call these features ‘hidden features’, because as a user you’re not necessarily aware…

    Joost De Valk/ Yoastin SEO- 9 readers -
  • Yoast SEO 3.2

    … of that WordPress is adding more and different things to the all the time and deleting them can lead to issues. Google- Google+ is dwindling, so we were already discussing its fate in our plugin. The Google+ metadata on posts was conflicting more and more with Facebook. Facebook was picking up Google+ images over Facebook OpenGraph images. These…

    Joost De Valk/ Yoastin SEO- 9 readers -
  • Best WordPress Migration Plugins for Moving To A New Host

    … WordPress is so easy to work with once you have it installed on your server, but moving its content from one server to another? Daunting. Worry not. Moving your WordPress blog (migration) from one host to another host, for whatever reason, is made easy with these plugins. In a time when there are specialized WordPress migration services, these…

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  • 5 WordPress Plugins to Immediately Boost Traffic

    … I’m a huge, huge fan of WordPress. It’s one of the best website development solutions out there, powering almost one-quarter of the entire Internet. More importantly, it’s incredibly easy to use. One of the best features about WordPress are plugins, which allow you to easily add complicated scripts to your website with the click of a button…

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  • Today: launch of our Yoast SEO for WordPress training

    … As of today it’s possible to become a certified Yoast SEO for WordPress expert! The Yoast SEO for WordPress training is available! In this course, you’ll learn all the ins and outs of our Yoast SEO plugin. Through video tutorials, instructional videos and lots of challenging questions we’ll teach you everything you need to know about the Yoast…

    Marieke Van De Rakt/ Yoastin SEO Blogging- 11 readers -
  • Yoast SEO plugin tutorials

    … Do you encounter any difficulties configuring your Yoast SEO plugin? Want to know more about all features and settings of the Yoast SEO plugin? We have great news for you! Joost has made a series of Yoast SEO plugin tutorials for every tab on every page of the Yoast SEO configuration pages. A playlist of a total of 33 screencasts…

    Marieke Van De Rakt/ Yoastin SEO- 9 readers -
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