Join Carrie Dils for an in-depth discussion in this video Working with built-in Genesis SEO options, part of Learning Genesis for WordPress.
…Genesis comes prepackaged with some basic SEO, or…search engine optimization options.…The Genesis SEO feature is polite and…will disable itself when popular SEO plugins are active.…Plugins like All in One SEO or WordPress SEO.…That said, if you don't see an SEO Setting submenu under Genesis,…then you probably have another SEO plugin active.…If you're using Genesis SEO, the default settings are recommended for most users.…Genesis SEO covers basic SEO for site wide settings, home page settings,…the document head, robots meta, and archive settings.…
In addition to your Genesis SEO Settings on this page, each post and…page you create will have some extra SEO options, things like the document title,…meta description and any specific key words you want to use.…Let's create a new page and I'll show you what those look like.…We'll go to Pages and Add New.…And then look under the post content area for the Theme Settings SEO box.…If you don't see this meta box, double check your Screen Options tab in…the upper-right corner, and make sure the Theme SEO Settings box is checked.…
- What is Genesis?
- Which files make up a child theme?
- Setting up navigation options, breadcrumbs, and comments
- Adding custom header and footer scripts
- Working with menus
- Working with the Featured Post and Featured Page widgets
- Using the Genesis Import/Export feature
Skill Level Beginner
Q. This course was updated 5/11/2017. What topics were part of the update?
A. The following topics were part of the update: prerequisite knowledge, installing Genesis, shopping for a Genesis theme, and next steps.