To form €œYoast SEO€ for €œWordPress€

As forming correctly, famous plugin Yoast SEO for WordPress

Hello to all the followers of €œWeb Design €œ, today we are going to speak of how forming plugin Yoast SEO to obtain the best possible result.

Installation:

Yoast SEO does not come by defect with our installation of WordPress, so we must install it; for it, it is enough with stopping themselves on the menu €œPlugins€ and making click in €œAdding New€.
In the finder of plugins it writes €œYoast SEO€ and it presses €œEnter€. Once WordPress finds plugin, you can give click in €œInstalling soon€ and in €œActivating€.

Control Panel:

To the being plugin so popular, this one stays improving constantly. In recent updates, a Control Panel has gotten up itself that warns of problems as for example that the access of the finders is blocked, lacks a short description of the site, etc. Also is going to notice of possible improvements or suggestions to us to take advantage of all the potential Yoast.

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In €œthe General€ eyelash we have information of how using plugin, to see the most recent changes or to recover the values by defect of the same.
In the eyelash €œYour information€ we can include Knowledge Graph de Google, indicating if our website belongs to a company or a person. In case it is a company, we can include the logo of the same.
The eyelash €œWebmaster Tools€ allows us to integrate the website with services of tracking as Google Search Console, Bing Webmaster Tools, and Yandex Webmaster Tools. When we put the pursuit code, plugin will generate a goal labels so that these services of tracking can index our site and give excellent information us of how they find our users us, who connect and much to us more valuable information.

Titles and I put

This section is going to allow to us to modify the label or the title that appears in the navigator whenever a user enters the site. Also it is going to allow to us to modify dynamically the order in which appears the information and to have values by defect following the type of content.

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In €œthe General€ eyelash you can change to the separator of the titles, that is to say that symbol that separates the name of the section and the description of the same, for example: My company €“ the most brilliant company of the world, in this case the separator would be the script (-).
It is possible to be chosen between thirteen different separators although it is not going to affect the positioning directly, is plus an aesthetic question of each site.

€œThe Carried€ eyelash gives the possibility us precise of modifying the title and the description of the home or home of our site; we can write directly or use the variables that plugin offers. In order to know all the variables on which we counted, you click in the connection €œCenter of help€. A menu will unfold in which we can find basic €œthe Variable€ options and €œVariables outposts€.

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The eyelashes €œTypes of content€, €œTaxonomies€ and €œArchives€ allow to change the title variables and to have descriptions by defect of any type of content as entrances, pages, categories or any type of content.

Social

This section allows us to form how is our website when it is shared in social networks.

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In the eyelash €œAccounts€, we can associate all the profiles of the social networks of our website so that these are added to Knowledge Graph that already we had formed in the section €œPanel of the control€. Once formed the accounts, these will be added to a file JSON that Google will be able to identify.

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The eyelash €œFacebook€ allows to qualify metadata Open Graph, that serve to show an image, a title and a description at the time of sharing content from our website. It allows us to personalize the description of the home, thus also to select an image by defect in case some content does not count on one.

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If you want to change the way in that one shares in Twitter, the eyelash with the same name is going to allow to you to choose between showing the summary or only showing summary with great image.

Sitemaps XML

Sitemaps is important so that the finders better index and faster the sections of your website. In order to do this, it is enough with activating this option and choosing in the eyelashes €œSitemap of user€, €œTypes of content€, €œexcluded Entrances€ and €œTaxonomies€, what elements we are going to show in ours sitemap.

Once generated sitemap, it we can send from the Search Console de Google or Bing Webmaster Tools with only copying the connection of the same.

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Advanced

In this section we can add Crumbs of bread or Breadcrumbs to facilitate the navigation of the users and to indicate to them permanently in what section of the site is. Between the possibilities that we have with this option, she is the one of being able to personalize the separator and names of the sections search and error. In order to insert the bread crumbs, the code in the groups of the subject is enough with activating the option inserting in which we want that they appear, as for example in header.php.

  1. <? php
  2. if ( function_exists(€˜yoast_breadcrumb€™) ) \ {
  3. yoast_breadcrumb(€˜<p id=€ breadcrumbs€ >€™,€˜</p>€™);
  4. }
  5. >

 

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The eyelash connections allows to change and to clean the Urls, for example we can eliminate the word €œcategory€ of our entrances, doing shorter and friendly the URL, happening of www.misitio.com/category/blog to www.misitio.com/blog with only activating the option.
Also we can clear the separation characters, to clear the variables? replytocom and to redirect urls. Each of these options very or is explained and I recommend to you to read them or before activating them.

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Tools

This section counts on the option of €œmassive Publisher€, who allows to modify the titles and the descriptions of the content of a fast way and without having to do it one by one.

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This section as well counts on the option to import and to export the present configuration of site, with the purpose of being able to use elsewhere it. Also we can concern the configuration of others plugins as All in One SEO Pack.

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Now that already you know why they serve the options that Yoast offers, you can personalize them to harness the operation of your website and obtain one better indexing of the same.