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Nextgen Gallery and Yoast Wordpress SEO breaks RSS feed [on hold]

I've a problem with my RSS feed. It gives the error `XML declaration allowed only at the start of the document`. The error is surely given by the `<!-- ngg_resource_manager_marker -->` ...
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How can I modify the Capability need to access a plugin's options?

I have the following 3 different Roles: Admin, Editor, and SEO. I have installed WordPress SEO by Yoast, and I want to get this: I don't want the editors to see the SEO options, because they only ...
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How do I create custom tags for Wordpress SEO?

I'm using Wordpress SEO by Yoast, the free version and wondering if there is a way to create custom tags such as %%city%%. I want to make my own that can pull data from another plugin i'm using as a ...
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Fix for empty post titles when using WP Yoast SEO plugin

I have a filter to fix visually empty post titles in WordPress, by replacing them with an excerpt of the content add_filter( 'the_title', 'empty_title_fix' ); add_filter( 'single_post_title', ...
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Description is not seen of my title in search engine?

I'm using Wordpress SEO plugin and I can also see my site in google search But in general settings of Wordpress I gave title as Gamers | Play game online and description and also provided some ...
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edit title-tag in wp_head with yoast seo

I want to manipulate the html-title tag. so < title > these not the content of the title-tag! I use child-themes and it's inevitable, because the template have to be easy to update. So I have to ...
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Turn off auto 301 on archive pages?

I'm currently using infinite-scroll. The scroll ends when it reaches a 404. For example it will look for category/cars/page/2 category/cars/page/3 etc until it hits a 404. The problem is that ...
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XML Sitemap : broken XML file

I use WP SEO by Yoast to generate sitemaps and the sitemap generated for custom types has a short hexa string at the beginning that invalidate the whole XML file : 148e2 <?xml version="1.0" ...
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yoast seo plugin - remove bulk title and description editor menu from non-admins

Is there a way to remove the yoast-seo-plugin's bulk title and description editor menu from the non-admins. It is an awesome feature but I would like my users to keep off from it. I am using the very ...
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Sitemap problem with WPSEO and W3tc

i have a problem with the Wordpress Seo by Yoast sitemap and W3 Total Cache. If I deselect the options "Minify" and "Browser Cache" the problem disappears. How do I resolve it? [Sitemap] ...
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yoast-seo-plugin - issue with the title and description template variables

I have set my post's descriptions and titles to be automatically created with yoast's seo plugin's template variables which are pulled from custom-field-values. I run the very latest wordpress 3.8.1 ...
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NoIndex Yoast Wordpress Seo not working on Posts page

I've got a static homepage and a single empty page called Blog. This empty page is chosen in the Reading Settings for the option Posts Page. To avoid duplicate content I set the 'noindex,dofollow' ...
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Show Sitename on Yoast SEO Title tag

I am using Yoast SEO plugin on a site. Right now if a Post's Title is left empty in the metabox for a post, then the Title tag will output in this format... %%title%% %%page%% %%sep%% %%sitename%% ...
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Manipulating wp_head content

I'd like to know if it is possible for me to manipulate the output of wp_head()? Right now I'm using the Yoast SEO plugin to add some social tags into my posts (og:*). Now this site is an remake of ...
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Hide Meta Boxes for Non-Admins

I have a review based wordpress site where I have a page for each different company where there users can review them. The theme I use adds a custom post type called "review" and I have used Press ...
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Advanced Custom Fields and Yoast SEO keyword analysis

The problem I'm having is the keyword page analysis tool doesn't read my custom fields so I am trying to figure out how to run a filter on them. I found a blog post on Yoast website here here which ...
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How to remove/hide Yoast's “SEO” tab in admin panel?

I don't want this shown to members who register for my website as it's confusing and irrelevant for them. I assume some code added to functions.php will do the trick but what code?
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Reinstate Wordpress SEO by Yoast Metabox

In older versions of Yoast SEO, I strongly remember there being an option on the Dashboard that would allow you to disable the meta box for certain post types. I had a client that I used this ...
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Add a meta description to home page?

I have the theme Hatch and I can't figure out how to change the meta-description of the home-page. It is not an actual page, it is the default view for posts. Have searched everywhere for an answer ...
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Yoast is not adding og description

Wordpress SEO (Yoast) doesnt seeem to be adding the meta og description for any articles/posts at: http://www.magforwomen.com/ The rest of the meta og tags are added but no such luck with og ...
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Buddypress + WP SEO Yoast + xprofile fields

I'm trying to get the meta titles on buddypress profile pages like this: [username] - [xprofile-field="some field"] | [site name] Any help/hint would be much appreciated :) Many thanks!
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Remove links from SEO by Yoast's sitemap

I have restructured my website and most of the links are now broken and giving 404. I have crawl with Google webmaster tool and just surprised more than 120 links are broken with 404. Most of the ...
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WordPress category not found page prints multiple <h1> tags

I use Yoast and a premium theme, everything, including "normal" 404 page prints valid html, but when I click a link like mysite.com/categories/a_category and if there are no posts with that ...
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Change content language for one page

I have one page witch has a different language then the rest of the site. I looked in to many plugins but I can't find a way to chance the content language <html lang="nl-NL" prefix="og: ...
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How do I allow Yoast SEO plugin to recognize featured image?

I was researching this question and found this answer But (1) I don't know where to place this code (assuming it is current) and (2) would it be the same for both pages and posts.
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Why doesn't YoastSEO allow me to set the title/description for the home page?

For some reason, YoastSEO set my home page to the first blog post. So the home page canonical, title, and description are set to the values of the first blog post. And when I tried to set the home ...
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Allow Yoast SEO to recognize featured image in page analysis

So I was doing some research about this, I can't figure out how to allow the Yoast SEO plugin to recognize the featured image in the page analysis since in my theme, the image of my articles are the ...
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How to display Yoast SEO meta description in archive template for each post instead of the_excerpt()?

I read this question but it wasn't what I was looking for exactly. I'm new to Wordpress and a little confuse with the functions and everything. How can I get the metadescription in the loop for each ...
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How to solve Robots.txt problem with WordPress fresh install?

I installed a fresh copy of WordPress few weeks ago and I have been having some strange problems. 1- I get this message : "Comments for Yad Faeq yadfaeq.com/‎ A description for this result is not ...
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Wordpress appends RSS item with unwanted content

Wordpress is adding a message to the end of each item in RSS feed that reads "The post [post_name] appeared first on ]site_name]." I want this message to go away. I browsed through a my feed.php ...
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Woocommerce category show in product meta title

Using the Woocommerce and Yoast SEO plugin, how do i show the product category and tag in the product page meta title ? iv tried %%category%% but nothing shows ! anyone has an idea how to do this ...
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Custom Titles and Descriptions for Custom Post Types Archives

I have a few Custom Post Types (CPT). I use archive-CPT.php custom loop templates too. Question: How can I specify a custom Title tag and meta Description for each of these archive archive-CPT.php ...
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Yoast SEO breaks site (css?) in IE

For the life of me I can't figure out why Yoast SEO devastates the rendering of my site (artisteer generated theme) in IE(8). Deactivated, the site renders as expected. Best I can think is to offer ...
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Yoast creates multiple og image tags, how to only use the one I defined?

By default, the Yoast plugin for WordPress creates multiple og image tags on my site. How can I force it to only use the one defined by me, in the social section of the plugins settings area?
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Modify Yoast SEO plugin so that a default og:description is set when no actual text exists in a post

I have added the Facebook Like button in my Wordpress posts, which in turn use the Open Graph metadata generated by the Wordpress SEO plugin to create stories in Facebook. I am however facing an ...
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wordpress alternate page title?

I have been thinking about this recently and I feel like I should provide an option in my theme for alternate titles so users can provide alternate titles on special pages like About us (they can show ...
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Setting Custom Wordpress “Posts page” AS “Front page”

While I don’t necessarily wish to establish a "STATIC" Front page, I would like to employ a custom page as BOTH my "Posts page" and my "Front page". I’ve created a PAGE titled "Teaching Kids To…" ...
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How can I make the descriptions in the category pages not become meta descriptions?

I have a category, and all the page descriptions are showing up on the pages, which is what I wanted, but they are also showing up as meta page descriptions. So I am ending up with 2 meta ...
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WordPress isn't setting my <title> tag

I am on this screen of WordPress: And when I press save, the meta description tag for my home page gets set, but my <title> tag does not. Would anyone know why this happens? Also, for some ...
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Enabling canonical links to force search engines to go to site.com rather than site.net

I want visitors who have typed site.com, stay on site.com and visitors who have come to site.net, stay at site.net (They have one host and site.net has been parked on .com). When it comes to search ...
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How to add a page to the Yoast breadcrumbs

I am using Yoasts Wordpress SEO and I have set up my breadcrumbs. The problem is that my page setup is s follows. / /about /blog - On this page I query the posts and display them. The posts ...
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How to use Yoast SEO backend in english even if WPLANG variable is not english?

I added this code to my functions.php file add_filter('locale', 'wpse27056_setLocale'); function wpse27056_setLocale($locale) { if ( is_admin() ) { return 'en_US'; } return ...
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Problem with Yoast SEO and GD Press Tools

I am having a small problem with getting Yoast SEO to work along side GD Press Tools, which i am hoping i can get some help from you guys. I am look to move from Platinum SEO Pack to Yoast, as I been ...
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P3 Profiler and Yoast SEO plugin

I have profiled my blog with the P3 Plugin and it pointed out that Yoast SEO slows down the site a bit. I then found out that the biggest performance penalty is paid when you "force rewrite" the ...
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Why is WordPress SEO plugin making every taxonomy public visible?

I have created custom taxonomy in functions.php and set public=> false and when I try to open taxonomy link in front of web site (mysite.com/custom-taxonomy/test) it doesn't work, it shows 404 page ...
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Set domain level rel canonical with Yoast SEO

i have two single woocommerce installs (not multisite) that publish the same content (products etc). i want to add a cross domain level rel canonical to the second domain, such that - ...
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Display Yoast WordPress SEO title in archive template

The WordPress SEO plugin by Yoast allows users to add SEO titles and meta descriptions to taxonomy term archive pages. These are then used in the head of the document. I´m trying to display the SEO ...
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Wordpress SEO plugin (by Yoast) and BuddyPress

I'm using Yoast's Wordpress SEO plugin to generate breadcrumbs for my site. The problem is that when it comes to BuddyPress pages, the breadcrumbs can't see a member's profile page. Right now it shows ...
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Override methods in Yoast SEO breadcrumb class

I've been trying to figure out if it is possible to override the output of the Yoast SEO breadcrumb class rather than editing the original file? Each url segment is wrapped in ...
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Yoast SEO Plugin: Double Title isse

After researching a lot I found that there are quite a few very common issues with the "Yoast SEO plugin" that haven't been resolved yet. I also ran into those issues (which is why I was researching) ...