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WordPress SEO by Yoast is a popular SEO plugin for WordPress.

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Yoast SEO blocking/re-initialising longer running process

I have created a custom plugin, the job of which is to calls an external API to fetch data and fill in some custom tables in WordPress database. This is really a long-running process (maybe over 30 ...
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Custom WP TItle from custom template with dynamic URL structure

I am new to custom WP development, but I have made a custom plugin. With a custom rewrite I have made the following URL structure: /profile/[company_name]/ I have made a new post Profile with a ...
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Using 'Primary Category' in URL

I'm running into an issue where I want to set up categories in my URL (%category%/%postname%), but doing this will create multiple URLs for the same content if I select multiple categories. So, for ...
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Regex expression for redirecting image URLs to another folder

I have changed the upload folder to a folder called "images" in the root folder by entering define('UPLOADS', 'images'); inside wp-config.php file. My Media settings had the images organized into ...
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Shortcodes not working in category or tag description

when Yoast plugin is enabled shortcodes not working in category or tag description I used this and this article and add these codes to the function but nothing change please help me. add_filter( ‘...
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Variable focus word YOAST

I had a task to add alt and title to the images of goods. I took advantage of the solution that I found in the Internet: https://stackoverflow.com/questions/27087772/how-can-i-change-meta-alt-and-...
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Auto-Select Parent Category as Primary

I am using Yoast SEO Premium to handle the selection of Primary Categories. I am currently working with a Listing (listing) custom post type with a hierarchal taxonomy of Listing Category (listing_cat)...
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Where does the Yoast SEO plugin set the Open Graph metadata?

The Yoast SEO plugin add this line to the head section of the page: <meta property="og:image" content="https://link.to.image.jpg" /> But according to FB OpenGraph og:image not pulling images (...
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Wordpress Sitemap including pages that aren't there

I dont know if this is a severe cache, or a bug of sorts, I've installed multiple "seo" plugins to try and fix this, trawled the file system, cleaned the database, I don't know what is generating this ...
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How to call Yoast Seo Tags without needing to call the whole wp_head?

A client wants to add SEO to his newsletter pages, that are linked to WP. (See at end) and wants those pages to be indexed, and have some SEO in them. I already got Yoast on the site, but I do not ...
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How to Change The Title in WordPress For SEO

My concern is when I search for that company I see what is shown in the image. Instead of Home, I require it to show a custom title that is good for SEO. What is the best way to fix this? Please ...
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Replace default og:image tag YOAST

I'm trying to replace the default image picked by yoast (featured image) with a custom with the relative og:image:width and og:image:height, but seems a mission impossible! I tryed with this: ...
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Add content before Yoast description

I would like to add the date in minuscule au début de la description de yoast. %%currentdate%% give me the date but first letter of mouth is in uppercase. Have you got a trick to do ?
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Twenty Eleven Theme - SEO Yoast duplicate site titles

I'm using a Twenty Eleven Theme with the SEO Yoast Plugin and I have encountered that once the plugin is installed, duplicate site titles appear on my site, like this: <title>Home | ...
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List all posts in a custom post type with pagination (the correct way)

I need to list all posts associated to a custom post type "jobs" with support for pagination and Yoast SEO metas (canonical URL, next\prev links, "noindex,follow" subpages). You may consider reading ...
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SEO optimization gone not so well

I am relatively new to WordPress, but I want to create a blog and try to optimize it for SEO. So I tested my site on OnPage.org and it tells me that my site in not indexable due to robots.txt ...
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Wordpress thinks my custom taxonomy pages are search pages #seo

I have set up a custom taxonomy for regular posts called guide. I have a template file called taxonomy-guide.php which lists out posts with a guide taxonomy. So my URL structure appears like this: ...
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the_content filter together with require_once returns 1 instead of the content of the included file

It's a weird problem that looks like to have something todo with the WP SEO plugin from Yoast. If I disable it ( and no other plugins are running ), the output is what I expect it to be. It shows the ...
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Updating Wordpress Yoast Meta description through SQL Query

I have updated wordpress post's Meta description through SQL Update query. But it doesn't reflect on my published wordpress post until i edit that post and click on update button. How can i fix this ...
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Custom Yoast Breadcrumbs URL to make the breadcrumbs more detailed

Would like to modify the Yoast breadcrumbs. The current Breadcrumb is Home / Listings / City / ListingName And I want to add 2 more crumbs and delete Listings: Home / Area / State / City / ListingName ...
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WooCommerce custom role not working

I am trying to add WooCommerce product adding/editing capabilities to the Yoast SEO Manager role, however all it does is add the WooCommerce menu icon to that user role, and not the products tab, so ...
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Get if a current post or term has noindex in Yoast SEO programmatically

I'm trying to get if actual post/term object is no index by Yoast SEO. It's easy with post: $no_index = get_post_meta( get_the_ID(), '_yoast_wpseo_meta-robots-noindex', true ); But, what about terms? ...
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How Do You Grab The Current Post Title From A Dynamically Generated Page?

I'm trying to change the Open Graph metas that yoast inserted into my dynamically generated pages. For some reason I just can't get the actual title of the page. Unfortunately, all the examples give ...
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Removing Yoast from Specific Template

We have a custom template, content generated by an API so no WordPress edit page, and Yoast is spitting out meta data that is based on our most recent blog post, so entirely unrelated to the custom ...
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Yoast plugin breadcrumb schema issue

I am using Yoast plugin for the breadcrumb in my site and its also generating the breadcrumb schema. However, I am facing the schema issue. Error is Either "name" or "item.name" ...
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Yoast and permalink troubleshooting

For first let me introduce what I've already discovered. I don't know how Yoast calculates the permalink but it's non standard and that fact creates a lot of problems. There are some filters to force ...
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Adding data to Yoast Meta Title/Description through Wordpress Rest API

I have been trying to add data via WordPress Rest API to the Yoast fields of meta title/ description but it doesn't seem to update it. I have used the following code where I have passed the meta ...
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Canonical url in wordpress post pagination

I have pagination using in my wordpress posts & pages. I need to set the main page url as canonical in my paginated pages. For example In the page https://sapbrainsonline.com/mm-tutorial/4 I need ...
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Updating YOAST metatitle + metadescription within a custom taxonomy?

I was just wondering if there was a way to update the yoast metadescription/title for a custom taxonomy? I know that posts have: update_post_meta($post_id, '_yoast_wpseo_metadesc'); Which is nice ...
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Yoast highligh custom search result

Maybe someone in the WordPress community can help me with this. I am using Genesis with WordPress and I have created some functions with the help from others on the internet to make custom search ...
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Disable/ Remove canonical tag generated by wordpress

There is problem in my wordpress site. It is showing duplicate canonical URL issue because yoast and WordPress or some other plugin both are creating canonical tag. I have tried to remove the ...
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My wordpress local urls is still displayed even moved to live

My wordpress local urls is still displayed in some pages even moved to live. How do i fix this, local urls displayed in "canonical link", " meta property="og:locale" code, "schema code". NB: We are ...
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Comment replies are not nesting because of YoastSEO plugin

I am using a child theme of the Public Opinion theme by CSSIgniter. This child theme only has a few modifications. You can visit the website by clicking here. I am unable to nest comments from the ...
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Installing yoast wordpress plugin manually on google app engine

I am trying to install Yoast wordpress Plugin app google app engine. I am getting too many files error while deploying. Steps Followed: Downloaded Yoast Wordpress plugin unzipped plugin in wp-...
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og information not taken from custom post type single post

I have a custom post type, working fine, all of the yoast seo fields show in the single post menu. The problem is, that when I use the url on facebook, the all og data is not taken from the fields of ...
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Remove pagination pages of Wordpress Blog from Google Search Index

I have tried adding rel="prev" and rel="next" to the pagination. But the pagination pages pages still appear on Google Search Index. I want to remove them but Yoast SEO doesn't have the functionality ...
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Permalink not changing according to post type

I am using two post types: a) Posts ( Default post type) also name as blog for blogging. b) case studies ( Custom Post Type ) only for case studies. I want to add the string ‘blog’ for default post ...
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og image showing everywhere but homepage

I've set the default og image using yoast free, it works everywhere but on the frontpage (homepage). -the homepage is set as static page -there are both og image and og:image:secure_url set -...
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Yoast SEO plugin “could detect no serious SEO problems” on dashboard

In the Yoast SEO plugin dashboard (SEO -> General - Yoast SEO) of my wordpress blog, I see an orange check mark and the assuring text "Problems (0) Good job! We could detect no serious SEO problems" ...
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Category URL path issue

This seems to be a popular issue and I assure you that I have looked through several solutions. I'm encountering some issues with the URL that my categories are creating. I have categories set up like ...
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How To Remove JSON-LD Yoast on Single Pages Only?

I have a freeware software download site. How do I delete the "Article" JSON-LD generated by the Yoast plugin because I already use Schema SoftwareApplication. I tried using the code below but it ...
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Changing archive page title and description in both languages via Yoast SEO and Polylang

I'm currently doing the SEO of a site that runs in 2 languages with Polylang. Thing is, I can't seem to make a separate meta description for the english version of a custom post type archive. So I ...
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Display Yoast field meta description

I found two topic about this issue but neither response exhaustively. How can I show Yoast Desciption in my code with variables? When I'm showing data directly from wordpress function get_post_meta()...
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Show Yoast SEO meta tags in Custom WordPress Templates (Theme)

I overwrote twenty nineteen theme in WordPress and included all my templates. After that, I installed the Yoast SEO plugin to add dynamic meta tags to pages created using custom templates. I have ...
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SEO Site Title appearing in google search despite not being added

I am using Yoast SEO plugin for my WordPress website. I have not added Site Title to SEO Title in Yoast Content-Type Post settings or the post itself but it is still showing Site Title when the post ...
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Extract all users along with yoast metadata description

We currently have a authors list page which shows all users which have at least 1 published post. Within this page I'd like to also show the description of the user, but take this from the metadata ...
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Getting yoast title for custom taxonomy

I have created a theme template for a custom taxonomy. The HTML title tag has the yoast title that I set when editing the taxonomy. I want to also make this the title of the page. I cant seem to ...
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Set default image for twitter cards with Yoast?

I've figured out how to use Yoast to set a Twitter card image for each page (enable Yoast, then go to the page and set the image and description manually in the "Yoast SEO" settings). But how do I ...
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Yoast - Custom Taxonomy - primary category

I have a Custom Taxonomy with the name country. I would like to display the primary category only. I have the yoast plugin installed and that is how I'm setting the primary category. I'm using this ...
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Adding a H1 Tag to Post Tags automatically, but hide the tag? (Same for Category)

So to increase my SEO score I require all tag pages to have a H1 title, for example website.com/tags/taghere would need the title: <h1>TagHere</h1> or simply <h1>taghere</h1> ...