Search Engine Optimization with All in One SEO Plugin
All in One SEO is a popular WordPress plugin for search engine optimization.
It is a very simple and effective SEO plugin. Basically the All in One SEO will add all the missing features from your WordPress installation to make your website rank well in search, and help search engines easily discover and index your pages, images, and other content.
Installation and Configuration Steps:
Here are the steps on how to install and configure the All in One S.E.O Pack plugin.
If you would like to automatically perform search engine optimization on your WordPress, All in One S.E.O Pack is the plugin you would need to use.
In search box, type in “All in One SEO Pack”.
Now let’s change the most important settings for the best search engine optimization results.
Enter title for your homepage using catchy words and your site most important keyword. This should be 60 characters or less.
Type in a brief description of your website. Include in your main keywords. Limit the text to fewer than 152 characters.
To allow the plugin to automatically use tags and categories as keywords also, enable Use Categories for META Keywords and Use Tags for META Keywords.
If you are using a static homepage and a separate page to display your blog posts, enable Dynamically Generate Keywords for Posts. This allows the plugin to generate a list of keywords based on posts appearing on the posts page.
Set the default title format for every page by enabling Rewrite Titles, Capitalize Titles and Capitalize Category Titles.
If your theme uses Custom Post Types, enable SEO for Custom Post Types.
Check Display Menu In Admin Bar and Display Menu At The Top for easy access to settings from the dashboard.
To stop search engines from indexing your category and archive pages, keep enabled Use Noindex for Categories, Date Archives and Author Archives. Leave unchecked Use noindex for Tag Archives and Search Page.
That’s all for the general settings. Now, every time you publish a new post, make sure you manually enter a search engine optimization title, description and keywords.
Please note, that advance users may use different settings then what we are showing in our videos. If you prefer a different set up or know of any new tips and tricks in the customization of the All in One SEO plug in, please share it with us.