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Yoast SEO

Improve your WordPress SEO: Write better content and have a fully optimized WordPress site using the Yoast SEO plugin.

4.1.0

Release Date: January 17th, 2017

  • Bugfixes:

    • Fixes a glitch in the notification center where a notification would be shown twice.
    • Fixes a bug where the realtime analysis didn't work on term pages.
    • Fixes a bug where the sitemap invalidation uses an expensive query to clean up old validators.
  • Enhancements:

    • Added a mobile snippet preview.
    • Added a function that allows retrieving an option only when it's been autoloaded.
    • Remove review banner from mobile, props abhinavkumar940.
    • Add labels to redirect checkboxes in the search console to improve accessibility.

4.0.2

Release Date: December 20th, 2016

  • Bugfixes
    • Fixes a bug where shortcodes would be kept in the content that would be analyzed, which would result in incorrect results.
    • Fixes a bug where the user language would be used to analyze the content instead of the site language.

4.0.0

Release Date: December 13th, 2016

  • Enhancements:

    • License manager: Add a get_extension_url method to Yoast_Product to retrieve the URL where people can extend/upgrade their license.
    • License manager: Add a set_extension_url method to Yoast_Product to set the URL where people can extend/upgrade their license.
    • Updates the credits page.
    • Improves plugin naming in translations.
    • Improves translations by making texts more consistent.
    • Displays the translations in the language chosen by the user in stead of using only the site language.
    • Improves the styling of the banners.
    • Adds passive voice for German.
    • Adds more transition words for French.
    • Improves feedback strings for the meta description length assessment.
    • Improves matching of the keyword in the first paragraph.
    • Improves the snippet preview to match the styling of googles snippet.
  • Bugfixes:

    • Fixes a compatibility bug with the onboarding wizard and Polylang, and possibly more plugins that prevented the configuration wizard from working properly.
    • Fixes a bug where post format archives showed up in sitemap when disabled.
    • Fixes a bug where an old update notice would not be removed.
    • Fixes a bug where keywords with periods where not highlighted in the snippet.
    • Fixes a bug where the title of the metabox wasn't displayed correctly.

Earlier versions

For the changelog of earlier versions, please refer to the separate changelog.txt file.

Requires: 4.4 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.7.1
Last Updated: 3 days ago
Active Installs: 1+ million

Ratings

4.7 out of 5 stars
5 stars 7,376

Support

161 of 340 support threads in the last two months have been marked resolved.

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