Yoast SEO news webinar – September 28, 2021

What you will learn in this webinar

Every month, our SEO experts Jono Alderson and Joost de Valk will talk you through:

  • The most important SEO updates from Google, WordPress and other platforms
  • What to prioritize for your business as they share their views on the news
  • Relevant best practices to help you outrank your competitors


This webinar took place on September 28th, 2021. Watch the replay above or read this recap post!

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Topics discussed in this webinar

Timestamps indicate when the topic comes up in the recording

Google news

  • 0:37 – Google’s page experience update
  • 4:26 – Titlegate continues (Google generating titles)
  • 7:22 – Smart internal linking
  • 10:49 – Changing WordPress themes influences rankings
  • 12:49 – Google wants to search TikTok and Instagram videos

Microsoft news

  • 14:43 – Google discover for Windows users

WordPress news

  • 17:05 – WordPress 5.9 scope has been discussed

Other tech news

  • 21:11 – The battle for Digital Privacy
  • 24:35 – Cloudfare improve site load times and SEO
  • 27:14 – Shopify markets become global by default
  • 28:45 – Better targeted ads for Facebook
  • 30:58 – New: Twitter Communities

Yoast news

Starring this webinar

Joost de Valk

Joost is the founder and Chief Product Officer at Yoast. He spends most of his time at Yoast working on Yoast SEO and its add-ons. As Chief Product Officer he makes sure the roadmap for all our products is managed.

Jono Alderson

Jono is a digital strategist, marketing technologist, and full stack developer. He’s into technical SEO, emerging technologies, and brand strategy.

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