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Yoast SEO 3.6

27 September 2016 by Joost de Valk - 23 Comments

At Yoast, we love to make our work available for everyone. We try to develop products that follow accessibility guidelines to take away any technical hurdles people may stumble on. But we can always take an extra step to help the user navigate the front-end. That’s why we’ve added a wizard to Yoast SEO 3.6, …

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Yoast SEO 3.5

7 September 2016 by Joost de Valk - 5 Comments

We’ve just pushed out a new release of Yoast SEO, our flagship plugin. The new version, 3.5, mostly has a metric ton of small bugfixes. In this post, we’ll discuss the most notable changes, but you should mostly be aware that this is what we would call a bugfix release. XML Sitemap changes We’ve decided to …

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Yoast SEO 3.4: accessibility first

19 July 2016 by Joost de Valk - 11 Comments

Today we’re releasing Yoast SEO 3.4, a release mostly aimed at improving our accessibility. Which means you won’t see most of the changes, but they’ll make a world of difference to others. We’ve also improved our readability checks and how we deal with some languages, more on that below. Accessibility changes When we hired Andrea a …

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How to use Yoast SEO’s content analysis tool

15 June 2016 by Marieke van de Rakt

The content analysis tool in the Yoast SEO plugin assesses many aspects of the articles you add to your website. Working in real time (so you get feedback as you write) it checks how SEO-friendly and easy to read your content is. This post goes through the most important features of the content analysis tool and how …

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Content analysis: methodological choices explained

In the 3.3 update of Yoast SEO, we’ve added six content checks which will help with the readability of your text. This post is meant to explain the choices we made while developing all these readability checks. We provide argumentations for our choices. This is indispensable if you want to understand how our content analysis …

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Social Previews in Yoast SEO Premium

3 May 2016 by Joost de Valk - 8 Comments

Social previews in Yoast SEO visualize what your post will look like when shared on Facebook or Twitter. You can see right away if your image fits and whether your title and description will display well. It works much like the snippet preview people have come so used to. As the snippet preview does for search …

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Yoast SEO: hidden features

22 April 2016 by Joost de Valk - 16 Comments

There are many choices on how to optimize your site. When we develop our Yoast SEO plugin, we don’t translate all these choices into settings. In fact, we try to make as few settings as possible! If we think something should always be on, it’s on. We call these features ‘hidden features’ because as a user you’re not necessarily aware of …

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Yoast SEO 3.2

20 April 2016 by Joost de Valk - 68 Comments

Today we’ve pushed out Yoast SEO 3.2. This release’s most notable feature is the addition of a help center to every settings page. You’ll remember we released tutorial videos a while back. These videos are now available right where you’d need them: on the tab that each video discusses. Other changes include accessibility improvements and tons of …

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