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Our new workout helps Google understand your site!

30 November 2021 | 4 Comments | Camille Cunningham

When you started your business, what were the first steps you took to establish yourself in the market? You probably thought of a name and created a logo to go with it. Who knows, maybe you also created a few social accounts to introduce your business to potential customers right away. But like most businesses, …

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Our new workout helps Google understand your site!

Yoast SEO 17.7: Introducing a free configuration workout

30 November 2021 | 4 Comments | Edwin Toonen

These past couple of months, we’ve brought you several innovative SEO workouts. Our workouts help break down specific SEO tasks so that you can follow a step-by-step process to fulfill these tasks. They are easy and practical, targeted at getting your work done without issue. In Yoast SEO 17.7, we’re introducing a new configuration workout …

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Yoast SEO 17.7: Introducing a free configuration workout

Cyber Monday sale at Yoast: 30% discount on all products!

29 November 2021 | Marieke van de Rakt

It’s Cyber Monday, and the Yoast Black Friday deals are still going strong! Did you already claim your 30% discount on any of the Yoast products? If not, hurry! Your time is running out! Ready to go green? Do you want those red bullets to turn all green and outrank your competitors in Google? And are you looking to save …

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Cyber Monday sale at Yoast: 30% discount on all products!

Yoast SEO 17.6: Fixes, and new XML sitemaps in News SEO

16 November 2021 | 3 Comments | Edwin Toonen

Yoast SEO 17.6 is out today. This new release brings several fixes and enhancements to improve how the plugin works. We’re getting it ready for the upcoming WordPress 5.9 release and we also included a great new feature for the News SEO add-on: a new way of generating XML sitemaps for news sites. News SEO …

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Yoast SEO 17.6: Fixes, and new XML sitemaps in News SEO

Writing accessible content: 4 checks you can do with Yoast SEO and the block editor

4 November 2021 | 5 Comments | Carolina Nymark

Having an accessible website means that more people can use your website and the information that you share. There are a couple of checks you can do yourself before publishing an article to make sure your article can be read and understood by as many people as possible. Did you know Yoast SEO and the …

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Writing accessible content: 4 checks you can do with Yoast SEO and the block editor

Yoast SEO 17.5: Full Greek language understanding

2 November 2021 | Edwin Toonen

In Yoast SEO 17.5, we’re proud to announce a new language getting full language support: Greek! Greek users can now use our cutting-edge language analysis tools to write better content for their readers. This includes the invaluable word forms features, where we take different grammatical forms of your keyphrase into account, making the process of …

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Yoast SEO 17.5: Full Greek language understanding

Yoast SEO 17.4: Performance, web stories and News SEO

19 October 2021 | Edwin Toonen

Yoast SEO 17.4 is out today! This release comes with several fixes and enhancements for both Premium as well as free. These enhancements help database performance on larger sites by cleaning and streamlining data. In addition, we’re releasing News SEO 13.0 with a new way to pick news-specific structured data for all your background articles, …

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Yoast SEO 17.4: Performance, web stories and News SEO


Yoast SEO 17.3: Easier and more practical SEO workouts

5 October 2021 | 4 Comments | Edwin Toonen

Launched just a couple of months ago, the SEO workouts in Yoast SEO Premium turn out to be a real asset for many people. The two SEO workouts we have right now, help you enhance your internal linking structure and improve the quality and discoverability of your content. In Yoast SEO 17.3, we’ve drastically improved …

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Yoast SEO 17.3: Easier and more practical SEO workouts

Yoast SEO 17.2: Readability helps your audience understand

21 September 2021 | Edwin Toonen

Did you know there are millions and millions of people with trouble reading? Did you know most people would probably read something that doesn’t strain their brain? The readability of content is an important factor for the success of that content. Yoast SEO comes with several tools that will help you improve readability. Plus, in …

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Yoast SEO 17.2: Readability helps your audience understand