Wordpress Plugins

    • Social media optimization with Yoast SEO

      Our Yoast SEO plugin handles optimization of your WordPress site for search engines and we dare say it does that pretty well. Most of that is technical optimization, like our XML sitemap functionality, as well as aids in content optimization, like your content and readability analysis. But there’s more to SEO than that.

      Joost De Valk/ Yoastin Social SEO- 11 readers -
  • We’ve created the fastest related posts ever

    … When we say “related posts for WordPress“, we say “bad performance”. Without using an external service like ElasticSearch, it’s practically impossible to have related posts work fast in WordPress. That’s why we’ve always stayed away from including any related posts plugin on our site. It’s also the reason we haven’t tried to come up…

    Yoast- 8 readers -
  • Get WordPress Black Friday & Cyber Monday Deals

    … The time has become, new WordPress Black Friday and Cyber Monday Deals and Discounts is running across WordPress arena. This became a habit in the community as a way of awareness and promotion. Check these awesome WordPress Black Friday deals. Now you can secure some great WordPress products for your business in 2017. …

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  • How to reduce HTTP requests to speed up your WordPress site

    … another will result in longer loading times. Now you might be wondering “How do I speed this process up?”. Luckily, there are a few techniques and advancements in browser technology that can help you with this. Order a website review and get a plugin of your choice for free. We'll even configure it for you » $ 699€ 699 - Buy now » Info Browser…

    Yoastin How To's- 21 readers -
  • Yoast SEO 3.7: meet Insights

    …. In a little while, we can give you all kinds of cool suggestions for your texts or the structure of your site. And who knows what else. It’s one of a slew of features we have planned for Yoast SEO Premium. If you don’t have premium yet, we highly recommend you get it, since it adds a lot of value to the plugin. We can’t wait to show you what’s next…

    Joost De Valk/ Yoastin SEO- 12 readers -
  • 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…

    Joost De Valk/ Yoastin SEO- 11 readers -
  • 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…

    Joost De Valk/ Yoastin SEO Blogging How To's- 14 readers -
  • 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…

    Joost De Valk/ Yoast- 16 readers -
  • 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- 12 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…

    Joost De Valk/ Yoast- 9 readers -
  • 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…

    Joost De Valk/ Yoast- 11 readers -
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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- 12 readers -
  • How to Speed Up Your WordPress Site

    …, then you are most probably experiencing its most common problem, which is its slow processing. Slow processing of WordPress becomes a real problem when your work is affected by the unavailability of your site. This fantastic infographic from Blogging Basics 101 walks through a logical process of improving the performance of WordPress…

    Douglas Karr/ Marketing Technology Blogin Social Blogging How To's- 22 readers -
  • 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- 8 readers -
  • Yoast SEO: hidden features

    …! Canonicals Canonicals were introduced 6 to 7 years ago as an answer to duplicate content issues. In a web shop, for instance, a product can be in 3 different categories. Therefore you can have 3 different urls with the exact same content. Or, in another case, you might have a url with a campaign tag and one without it, showing the same content. You…

    Joost De Valk/ Yoastin SEO- 14 readers -
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