The Best WordPress SEO Plugins
As all of know that SEO is the most vital part of blogging in order to get good reputation or ranking in term of SERPs and to get your post or blog notice. But SEO always seems hectic for novice bloggers who really don’t know about the search engine ranking phenomena and thus relay on or buy SEO services from other professionals or SEO firms which are costly deal by the way.[AdSense-A]
So if you too worry about your site SEO and don’t know much about it, don’t be panic. Thanks to large community of WordPress developers, there are thousands plugins using which, you can aids in and improve SEO of your blog or site. So let’s start with the most popular SEO plugins first followed by the most efficient and powerful WordPress SEO plugins.
1. WordPress SEO by Yoast
In our list of 5 best SEO plugins for WordPress blog, let start with the most used, most popular ad the most robust SEO plugin that is WordPress SEO by Yoast.
The plugin WordPress SEO by Yoast is come with many functionalities which others SEO plugins, including Keyword focused article heading, Page title and URL, Meta description, RSS optimization and many more which many other WordPress SEO plugins may lacking.
This plugins will really help newbie bloggers to add Search engine optimization to their pages, posts, categories and RSS without any technical understanding even. This plugin forces the blogger to stay in limit allowed or best for Search engines while writing Page or Post title and Meta description by indicating the too long or too short title and description by creating SERPs snippet at the bottom of page or post on Dashboard.
After a brief review of WordPress SEO plugin by Yoast, there are some highlighted features of free version of the plugin, although you can get more with paid premium version.
- XML Sitemap option
- Search Engines like Google and Bing Webmaster Tools
- Allow you to edit your .htaccess file
- Allow you to edit your robot.txt file
- RSS Feed Optimization
- Page Analysis
- Social Integration for SEO
- SEO friendly and Keyword focused Page or Post Titles
- Meta Description of pages or post