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What’s the difference between an H1 heading and the SEO title?

Writers tend to put some real thought into their titles. For online content, titles are important for both readers and search engines. That makes them double important! If you use WordPress and our Yoast SEO plugin, you insert the post’s title in the post title input field. Your title will appear as an H1 heading …

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What’s the difference between an H1 heading and the SEO title?

What does the redirect manager in Yoast SEO do?

30 November 2017 | 13 Comments | Edwin Toonen

The redirect manager in Yoast SEO Premium is a real lifesaver. It’s a feature we at Yoast use many times a day. Once you used it for a while, you wonder how you ever lived without it. The redirect manager makes everyday website optimization and maintenance a piece of cake. It takes care of all …

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What does the redirect manager in Yoast SEO do?


How to improve WordPress search

28 September 2017 | 17 Comments | Jimmy Comack

The default WordPress search functionality is certainly lacking in areas. Although changes were made in 2013 to improve it, there are still a few areas where WordPress could use some help. It is, however, relatively easy to improve WordPress search by adding a few pieces of code. Here, I’ll list some of the methods you could …

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5 questions: Alain Schlesser – WordPress Core Contributor

15 September 2017 | 2 Comments | Edwin Toonen

Alain Schlesser – aka Schlessera – is a prolific WordPress Core Contributor and he is on a mission: “I want to make WordPress future-proof enough to withstand the next few online revolutions without drowning in technical debt, and as a direct consequence, ensure the longevity of the community that’s surrounding it”. Yoast supports him in …

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Yoast SEO 5.2: Accessibility, compatibility and bug fixes

Today we’re releasing Yoast SEO 5.2. In this brand new version you’ll find some feature enhancements, accessibility improvements and a couple of bug fixes. In addition to that, we’ve laid some groundwork that will help us make Yoast SEO work well with the plugins our users use most. Read about all the improvements here! Accessibility Web accessibility …

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Yoast SEO 5.2: Accessibility, compatibility and bug fixes