WordPress SEOA plugin by Joost de Valk Presented by: Scott Hendison
About Me• Began marketing (selling software) online in 1999, and turned full time internet marketer in 2004.• Discovered WordPress in July 2005, and since then developed over 450 WP sites for clients and ourselves.• In 2007, we began SEO Automatic, and since then we‘ve released 5 separate WP plugins.
About WordPress SEO Plugin• There are dozens of other SEO plugins• SEO Title Tags was the first one (?)• All in One SEO has become the most popular• In 2011, Joost released the best* one so far• This summer we adopted it‘s use system wide (* Says me)
Joost was a WP developer and practicing SEO,who saw a need in the community, and filled itbetter* than anyone else has so far. (* Says me)
Page & Post Specific Settings• Options are below each “edit“ box• The default setup only does so much• Titles, descriptions and kw‘s can be fine-tuned• Full “on page analysis“ tab available• Advanced options, like noindex, nofollow, etc.
Quick Mentions:• ThemeLab.com – simple wp_head code explanations• Great looking plugin called Selfish Clean Start – WOW!• Yoast explains FB Open Graph Protocol• Help prevent our government from breaking the web
Take-aways• Try WordPress SEO by Joost de Valk• Easy Import from All in One or Headspace• There is no “correct“ answer or setting for every site• Don‘t forget to reset Google WMT Sitemap and delete old• Set custom category descriptions
Thank You• My own site‘s WordPress SEO plugin export - http://seoautomatic.com/wpseoexport• This presentation may be downloaded - http://seoautomatic.com/wpseo Contact me any time... Scott Hendison firstname.lastname@example.org