• Yoast SEO in WordPress (classic editor) – Yoast SEO for WordPress training
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    Yoast SEO in WordPress (classic editor) – Yoast SEO for WordPress training

    In this module, we’re going to dive deeper into the Yoast SEO for WordPress plugin. And in this video we’re going to see all the locations where you can find elements of the Yoast SEO plugin. And the first one we’re going to look at is the WordPress dashboard. So if you’re on the WordPress dashboard you can see the Yoast SEO posts overview meta box at the bottom and there are three elements to it. First of all, you have the published posts SEO scores, which is subdivided into three separate categories. And these categories are called “needs improvement”, “good” and “OK”. And this is very convenient because it…

  • Yoast SEO for WordPress training – Metabox: Focus Keyword and Content Analysis Tab
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    Yoast SEO for WordPress training – Metabox: Focus Keyword and Content Analysis Tab

    You’re now at the Yoast SEO metabox. Yoast SEO metabox has several purposes. The most important reason for this box is two different type of analyses that Yoast SEO does. It gives you two scores as well. A content score and an SEO score. Let’s start with the content score. The content score tells you what you have done right and what you’ve done wrong in writing your text. Wrong is of course something that you can think–have your opinion about and we’ve done a lot of research into what makes a text easy to read and we’ve translated that research into checks that we do on your content that…

  • Yoast SEO in WordPress (block editor) – Yoast SEO for WordPress training
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    Yoast SEO in WordPress (block editor) – Yoast SEO for WordPress training

    In this module, we’re going to dive deeper into the Yoast SEO for WordPress plugin. And in this video we’re going to see all the locations where you can find elements of the Yoast SEO plugin. And the first one we’re going to look at is the WordPress dashboard. So if you’re the WordPress dashboard, you can see the Yoast SEO posts overview meta box at the bottom and there are three elements to it. First of all, you have the published posts SEO scores, which is subdivided into three separate categories. And these categories are called “needs improvement” “good” and “OK”. And this is very convenient because it allows…

  • Yoast structured data blocks (block editor)  – Yoast SEO for WordPress training
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    Yoast structured data blocks (block editor) – Yoast SEO for WordPress training

    In this screencast we’re going to look at a very cool feature of Yoast SEO in the block editor, which is that you can add structured data blocks to your posts. Before we do that of course we have to know what structured data blocks do, so let’s look at a search result page for “how to bake a cake” and we’ll see that there are more than just the regular results. First of all, you have a featured snippet, which tells you exactly how to bake a cake step by step. And also, if you scroll down you’ll see that the snippets right here have star ratings, for example.…

  • Yoast SEO meta box (classic editor) – Yoast SEO for WordPress training
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    Yoast SEO meta box (classic editor) – Yoast SEO for WordPress training

    We’re going to take a closer look at the Yoast SEO meta box. If you’re using the classic WordPress editor, it shows up below the post you’re currently writing. We’re on the first vertical tab, which allows you to do a whole lot of things to improve your SEO. So let’s dive right into it! At the top, you see your snippet preview. This gives you a preview of what your search result may look like in Google so you can make adjustments to it. Note, that it’s not definitely what you will see in the search results, because Google can change things – and often does – and we…