Join Morten Rand-Hendriksen for an in-depth discussion in this video Installing and activating WordPress SEO by Yoast, part of WordPress Plugins: SEO.
The next plugin we'll look at is called…Wordpress SEO by Yoast, or just Wordpress SEO.…This plugin is created by this guy, Yoast Devaulle, who is considered…to be one of, if not the, premier expert on SEO in Wordpress.…He has been working with WordPress SEO since 2008, and…his plugin is pretty much the benchmark standard for WordPress SEO.…The reason…why I didn't want to show you this plugin first, is because it introduces a…whole new level of complexity, and with…complexity comes more control, but also more complexity.…
So let's install WordPress SEO by Yoast into our current site.…First I'm going to to un-install all in one SEO because I…don't want two plugins doing the same thing at the same time.…And this is always a good plan if you ever install a plugin.…Make sure you don't have conflicting plugins at the…same time because that can cause very big problems.…So I'm going to go into Plugins, Installed plugins, find…All in One SEO Pack, and simply deactivate it.…I'm not going to delete it.…I'm just going to deactivate it, and you'll see why in a second.…
- What is SEO?
- Installing and activating the SEO plugins
- Adding SEO content to posts and pages
- Using keywords and page analysis tools
- Configuring page titles and metadescriptions