WordPress is widely used community from bloggers, the web design company, wordpress is the first choice of their. The latest version is newly released WordPress 3.8 help the webmaster better manage and save time.
WordPress is said to be capable of good SEO and now on the internet there are many plugins but where is the best choice of you, when you combine multiple plugins together it is really not good, today I will give 6 wordpress seo plugin and I think it will be widely used in 2014.
1. WordPress SEO Plugin by Yoast ( Free )
WordPress SEO by Yoast is my first choice, it is located in the top plguin in wordpress, it’s totally free. It is easy to use and sometimes you get in trouble on this plugin to add bread crumbs, no problem, you can see my tutorial here.
2. WordPress SEO friendly images ( Free )
SEO Friendly Images is a WordPress SEO plugin which automatically updates all images with proper ALT and TITLE attributes for SEO purposes. If your images do not have ALT and TITLE already set, SEO Friendly Images will add them according the options you set. Additionally this makes the post W3C/xHTML valid as well.
ALT attribute is important part of search engine optimization. It describes your images to search engine and when a user searches for a certain image this is a key determining factor for a match.
TITLE attribute play lesser role but is important for visitors as this text will automatically appear in the tooltip when mouse is over the image.
3. WordPress SEO Training Videos ( Premium )
This plugin is developed by Yoast, the Video manual for WordPress SEO adds a tab in the edit post interface that has training videos for your editors on how to use the functionality. It also adds a “Manual” menu item to the WordPress SEO plugin, with videos showing you how to use the WordPress SEO backend.
This plugin is developed in conjunction with the developers of the awesome Video User Manuals plugin, which basically does the exact same thing for your core WordPress install.
4. Yoast WooCommerce SEO ( Premium )
It’ll improve the OpenGraph and Twitter Card enhancements you’ve come to love from our SEO plugin, allowing you to register for Product cards on Twitter.
It’ll make sure stuff that doesn’t belong in the XML sitemap, doesn’t go in the XML sitemap, and stuff that should be in there, does go into it.
It allows you to use the highly configurable breadcrumbs from Yoast SEO over the breadcrumbs from WooCommerce.
It allows you to make sure the WooCommerce content block on the edit page is always above the SEO block.
Yoast said: “You can see: they’re not world shocking features, but they’ll help you get the most out of your WordPress based shop. And of course, when you buy it it comes with a year of support and upgrades. We’ll be sure to keep your shop optimized!”
5. Video SEO for WordPress by Yoast ( Premium )
The Video SEO for WordPress plugin makes sure that your embedded videos are shown in the search results as videos, with a thumbnail image. Your videos will catch more attention and will rank better. The Video SEO plugin is a powerhouse for the video blogger, but could also be very useful if you only have a few videos on your site!
The Video SEO plugin supports:
- Automatic XML Video Sitemap generation (adding on to the WordPress SEO XML Sitemaps).
- MediaRSS enhancements to your RSS feed.
- Full support for schema.org videoObject markup.
- Snippet previews with the actual video thumbnail in them and the ability to change that thumbnail.
- Facebook OpenGraph tags on your video pages so the video can optionally be played directly in Facebook.
- Support for many major video platforms, including Youtube, Vimeo, Blip, DailyMotion, Wistia and many others.
6. Local SEO plugin by Yoast ( Premium )
Yoast Local SEO plugin largely improves the usability of the contact page of your website. It allows you to:
- Insert Google Maps – This extra functionality will make it easier for your customers to (physically) navigate to the location of your company.
- SEOlocal_icoon_adressInsert address(es) of your company – Our Local SEO plugin makes it easy to show your company address(es) in a clear and uniform format, while adding all the necessary technical markup for search engines.
- SEOlocal_icoon_openinghoursInsert opening hours of your company – Our Local SEO plugin makes it easy to show your opening hours in a clear and uniform format.
- SEOlocal_icoon_storelocatorInsert a store locator – The store locator will allow customers to easily find the nearest location of your company.
- Customers can fill in their home address and a list of the nearest locations of your company will appear.