New wordpress plugins are being created every single day. Today I would like to recommend you 4 excellent SEO WordPress plugins, which I use on my blogs. They help me to search engine optimize my websites both on-page and off-page. This leads to a savings of time and money.
This free plugin is one of the most complex and best SEO solutions for on-page optimization. Yoast is a well-known expert in SEO. Yoast has an array of other great plugins.
Some of the SEO Yoast plugin options include:
- SEO meta tag and meta description management
- Dofollow and noindex management
- Xml sitemap generation
- Canonical links management
- RSS Footer incorporation
However, if you are one of those lucky Thesis users, you do not need this plugin. Thesis has most of its options built in automatically.
Web Traffic Genius
Complex solution for RSS feed management. Each time you publish new content on your blog, the plugin creates new unique feed which then is sent automatically to many RSS feed directories. It helps index your content faster, it creates new backlinks and drives more traffic to your websites. You can read more about that incredible plugin in my article about RSS feed submission and generator plugin.
This plugin is an excellent tool to give more exposure to your content, helping also to index it faster. It takes a short part of your blog post and sends it to previously configured Web 2.0 properties. It then gets published with link pointing back to your blog posts.
Here are some of the Web 2.0 properties, which this plugin supports:
An excellent free WordPress plugin to create internal linking structure. You decide which keywords should be linked with which URLs (either internal or external ones).
Some of the plugin options include:
- linking blog posts, pages and even comments
- possibility to leave links in RSS feeds
- choosing words which should be excluded from linking
- choosing subpages which should be excluded from linking.
The key to creating valuable internal linking structure is using a moderate amount of keywords and URLs. If not your website will look spammy.
Of course the list of SEO plugins is much longer. The 4 mentioned ones are a great start. They automate certain processes making your valuable content and your website more available to readers and traffic.
Do you use these plugins? What other SEO plugins are your favorite and you would recommend?