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Yoast SEO: title tags are repeating my website name and slogan

I am using the Yoast SEO plugin and I am finding that on my site it is repeating the website title and blog tagline twice. For example, it looks something like this in my browser tab: Example.com | ...
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Yoast SEO Plug In and my Theme duplicating code. Need some feedback on what to do?

The theme I am using does most all the SEO stuff that I want it to with the exception of tweaking the titles on a post by post basis, and the ability for me to write my own meta descriptions for each ...
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Add custom taxonomy to title tag

I'm using Yoast's WordPress SEO plugin for a variety of websites. In setting title tag templates with his %%category%% syntax, I've figured out that you can reference custom fields by using ...
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Yoast SEO plugin - Sitemap links greyed out & page priority

I have a sitemap - http://www.teamworksdesign.com/page-sitemap.xml Why are some of the links within the sitemap greyed out? Also is it worth changing the priority of some of the pages to achieve ...
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Setting up robots.txt with Yoast's Seo plugin

I was looking for a decent robots.txt solution for my wordpress sites and after some searching I found Yoast's SEO plugin that provides a complete SEO solution including indexation. I set it up it to ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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WordPress SEO gives 'No ending delimiter' error on new post

I've just updated WordPress SEO to Version 1.3.4.2 When posting or updating a post I get this error. Warning: preg_match() [function.preg-match]: No ending delimiter '/' found in ...
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Plugin scans for images in post_content, how about “featured image”?

I use WordPress SEO by Yoast, especially for the Google News sitemap feature. My theme is coded in such a way that the main image of a post is also the featured image of the point (i.e. the same ...
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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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SEO - How to make google associate my page with a few specific keywords? [closed]

I have a question regarding SEO. First off, I'm using the Wordpress SEO plugin by Yoast. I'm not asking how to raise my general Google ranking. However, it is very important that my page will appear ...
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Possible to change meta data single quotes to dobule quotes in yoast wordpress seo? [closed]

The yoast wordpress seo plugin puts meta description and meta keywords in single quotes. The issue here is that many old spiders and directory submission sites do not read meta data in single quotes. ...