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SEO Plugins for WordPress

A third of the web runs on WordPress. So, an good SEO plugin for WordPress can make it a lot easier to perform necessary SEO tasks, and audits.

Even though there are a slew of SEO plugins for WordPress, there are few that stand out. We discuss each of these plugins below. It is worth keeping in mind that many premium themes include SEO tools, but a dedicated plugin is better.

We'll talk about only three plugins. But, there are many more available which may be better suited for your specific needs. So, do not take this list as the end-all and be-all of SEO plugins.

Yoast SEO Plugin for WordPress

The WordPress SEO plugin developed by Yoast is the most robust plugin available. The premium version of the plugin is the primary business of Yoast. So all their effort, as a company, goes into making the plugin as great as they can make it.

The most useful components of the Yoast WordPress SEO plugin include:

The basic version of the plugin is free, and the premium version with expanded tools, and full support is $89. The cost includes one year of free updates and support.

Download: https://wordpress.org/plugins/wordpress-seo/

All In One SEO Pack

Another high-quality SEO plugin the All In One SEO Pack offers a free and a premium version. The company that publishes this plugin is Semper Plugins. They develop WordPress plugins, one of which is their popular SEO plugin.

The features of the All In One SEO Pack which include:

The All In One SEO Pack is available as a free option, but also has premium versions ranging in cost from $79 to $699.

Download: https://wordpress.org/plugins/all-in-one-seo-pack/


Redirection is a very simple but useful SEO plugin. The name explains it all. Redirection helps webmasters do 301 redirects with a very simple interface. This plugin does one job, and does it extremely well. Developed by John Godley, it is a free plugin with no premium version.

The plugin is so simple and straight forward that it doesn't even have a logo. John used a cropped image of flowers as the plugin logo.

Download: https://wordpress.org/plugins/redirection/ Documentation: https://redirection.me/