Poor Man's WordPress SEO


Packs all the most important features to control SEO on your site. This is a free alternative to plugins such as All In One SEO Pack and Yoast SEO.

Command how you show up in search results! With Poor Man’s WordPress SEO search engines find your content more easily, index your content faster, and give your site a better ranking.


  • Possibility to set post meta descriptions and titles automatically or specifically for individual posts.
  • Generates meta description and keywords automatically when needed.
  • Automatically creates an XML sitemap of your content.
  • Notifies Bing, Google, and Ask about updates on your site.
  • Applies compression for content to speed up download times.
  • Creates Open Graph tags so your content appears correctly in Facebook.


  • Does not support WordPress Multisite installs.


  • Automatically creates an image sitemap for Bing and Google.
  • Sets up canonical URLs also for tags and categories.
  • Support for all kinds of custom post types.
  • Analyzes your content and gives tips on SEO improvements.
  • Deny single pages or posts from showing up in search results.
  • Possible to set whether or not to index tags, categories, and archives.
  • Support for multiple languages, easy to translate.
  • Displays SEO status on the admin dashboard and post listings.
  • Allows disabling of emojis to speed up loading times.
  • Google Analytics visitor tracking support.
  • … and other features.

See screenshots on homepage.

Contributors & Developers

“Poor Man's WordPress SEO” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.