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Getting troubles with Yoast WP Seo. No value are saved

I appreciate this is not Yoast WP_SEO plugin, but I'm getting trouble with the page not saving any of the value supplied in the meta box. I've tried to revert to the standard template as well as ...
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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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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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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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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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Wordpress site running on Yoast not being indexed into Google News [closed]

I have a site that was migrated a week ago from Movable Type 4 to WordPress and ever since then, the posts are not getting indexed into Google News. We used the same meta key that we used on MT4 and ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Removing “Noindex, follow” from pages

I am using WordPress SEO plugin written by Yoast. This plugin, by default, shows "noindex,follow" on every page. I am sure I know the file that displays "noindex, follow" but after much "tweaking" I ...
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Remove an action from an external Class

I'm trying to do something similar to this question here: remove_action or remove_filter with external classes? I'm trying to remove the <!-- This site is optimized with the Yoast WordPress ...
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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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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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Remove the Yoast SEO Post Metabox

Yoasts SEO plugin adds a metabox to the post edit screen. I'm trying to remove this for users who aren't editors or above. I've tried putting a remove_meta_box call in on admin_init, trying to remove ...
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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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Allowing Yoast SEO plugin to track me

I've recently installed the WordPress SEO plugin by Yoast and it's asking me whether to allow it or not to track my blog? Seems like a stupid question on my part but I'm still new on the blogging ...
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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 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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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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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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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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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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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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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) ...
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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 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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WordPress SEO by Yoast: Hide Meta boxes in posts for non-admins

I have multi-author website and I am not very comfortable for allowing all members to enter SEO details in the posts they are publishing. I would like this would be visible only to Administrator of ...
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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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How to roll back a wordpress plugin update?

Yesterday I updated my wordpress seo by yoast plugin to version 1.2.8.4 from version 1.2.7 and my admin panel is messed up. I searched through the support forum but the plugin author hasn't replied to ...
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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…" ...