Top 3 best seo plugins for wordpress:
If you have or are thinking of creating your own website and for X reason you have decided to create it with wordpress you should be thinking about what options wordpress gives you for the seo of your website; one of the great advantages that wordpress has over most of its competition is the wide range of possibilities it gives you with its plugins, but …, today there are so many of them that it costs us a little to know how to choose which is best according to our needs.
In order to help you in your choice we have created a list of the best seo plugins so that you can choose the one that best suits your needs.
SEO plugin Yoast seo .
The Yoast seo plugin is one of the most used plugins in wordpress. Generally when an experienced seo starts a project the first thing that comes to mind when choosing a seo plugin is the Yoast seo plugin.
But why is this plugin so eye-catching?
The Yoast seo plugin is one of the simplest and easiest to use, while giving you a wide range of options to optimize your website such as:
- Your URL
- Goal Description
- Keyword density
- Internal and external links
- The readability of your content.
Its operation is based on selecting a keyword as a target and from there the plugin will generate a series of ideas to optimize your page based on the target keyword you have selected, so you can have a good seo optimization without having extensive knowledge about seo and at the same time you can learn the techniques that will give you.
SEO plugin Rank math.
This plugin is one of the biggest competitors of the previous one mentioned, personally it is the one we usually recommend and use in our projects, we even use it here.
Rank math has a free version and a paid version, it is not really necessary to use the paid version if you are starting a personal project, this free version already includes everything you need so you can control 100% of the seo of your page, it gives you all the options and functions that the yoast seo complement gives you but with a more flexible, easy and intuitive design, it has an almost automatic configuration that saves you a lot of time when working your seo and also offers you the option to import your yoast data.
The most important options offered by the Rank math plugin are:
- Write articles optimized for targeted keywords.
- Manually write meta titles and descriptions for your pages and posts.
- Control all pages that are indexed and crawled with the sitemap and robots. txt files.
- Make 301 redirects without installing another plugin.
- Integrable with Google Search Console.
- Each post/page/product is run through a 40-factor SEO analysis tool.
- Includes support for Open Graph and Twitter Card.
- It comes with a 404 monitor to tell you where users see errors. Plus a redirect module that allows you to turn those errors into something more useful.
Plugin SEO All in One SEO Pack
As the name suggests, this plugin has everything to optimize your website. It is one of the best and rivals constantly with Yoast and rank math, it has a premium version that comes with additional services such as advanced support, taxonomy options and SEO video materials. Its functions are quite similar to those of rank math and yoast but All in One SEO Pack does not have as many features in the editor of articles and pages and you can choose one or the other depending on the compatibilities with your template. This plugin is suitable for those new to the seo world, but it will probably take some time to get familiar with the interface.
Among its main functions we can find:
- Sitemap and integration with Google Analytics.
- malicious bot blocker that prevents dangerous bots from slowing down your website.
- Canonical URL.
- easy automation of metatags.
- Custom configurations to enable or disable features according to your needs.