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Yoast SEO wordpress plugin best configuration

Yoast SEO wordpress plugin best configuration :

To grow a website day by day it is important to rank higher on popular search engine like Google, Bing, Yahoo etc. To rank higher on any search engine the website must be well optimized so that it can be easily index by a Search Engine. This optimization is called as Search Engine Optimization or SEO.

There are currently many SEO Plugin for wordpress which will help you to do the same very easily. So, if you are a starter wordpress developer than you might be get confused when it is time to install a SEO plugin on your website. Althrough there are many plugins available in worpress platform, in my recommendation there are only three plugins that you can use.

  • Yoast SEO
  • All in One SEO Pack
  • Jetpack by WordPress.com

These three plugins are very well optimized and easy to use. All three plugins have some different feature as compared to each other and you can only use any one plugin from the above. You can’t use more than one SEO plugin on your site because it is a very bad idea.

I have tried all the above plugins on my website. So, from my experience I must tell you that the Yoast SEO plugin is the best and I have achieve the best result by using this as compared to the another two. So, I would like to recommend you to use the Yoast SEO plugin.

In the below I have written about the best configuration of the Yoast SEO plugin that I have been using on all of my site personally.

Yoast SEO wordpress plugin best configuration :

First of all you need to install the Yoast SEO plugin. Obviouly you know how to to install a plugin on worpress. If you don’t just google it. After that active the plugin and click on SEO Dashboard that is appear in your wordpress dashboard and follow the instructions in screenshot below. All the configuration remain same that has not shown below.

Yoast SEO wordpress plugin best configuration

Yoast SEO wordpress plugin best configuration

After the configuration just click on the ‘Save change’ button. Now in the Webmaster Tools tab provide your Google, Bing and Yandex webmaster tools verification code.

After that go to Titles & Meta section of Yoast SEO and configurate as follows.

  • Homepage Tab : Put your website name and tagline together in Title template field. Title template field must not longer than 60 character. After that in Meta description template put some keywords for your website separating each other with comma. This field must not be longer than 156 character.
  • Post Types Tab : Configure the settings as shown as below :Yoast SEOYoast SEOYoast SEO

After that drop your Social Site link on Social section of Yoast SEO plugin. After that  enable XML sitemap functionality from General tab of  XML sitemap section and configure the post type tab as follows.


Now go to Permalinks tab which is available in Advanced section of Yoast SEO plugin and configure as it follows.

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Congratulation. Your Yoast SEO plugin configuration is now completed successfully.

Conclusion :

I had tried many SEO plugin on my website and in my opinion and from experience, I think the Yoast SEO is the best SEO plugin for WordPress and I have achieve best positive result with it as compared to the other SEO plugin. I have already written a article on how to write an SEO friendly article on worpress with Yoast SEO plugin. You can access that from below.

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