Hello friends, we all know that Yoast is the best plugin in the SEO plugin category. The best part of Yoast that it guides you to make the most readable for readers and good for SEO purposes. In this article, we are going to migrate your existing SEO plugin into Yoast SEO.
If you guys confuse about which SEO plugin wants to install on the website then feel free to go with Yoast SEO. Yoast SEO provides an amazing feature that makes your website more powerful in terms of SEO. But today we will not talk about Yoast SEO plugin features, today’s topic is different.
If you guys still using All in One SEO plugin or other SEO plugins and want to migrate into Yoast then this article will really help you to do so.
If you are worrying that your SEO data in the existing plugin will lose after migration then be relax. Your data will be safe and easily migrated to the new Yoast plugin. You have to just follow the steps provided by Yoast plugin and make migration successfully.
So let’s start, steps are very simple:
- Take website backup from ManageWP before going to step 2
- Install Yoast SEO plugin and Activate it.
- Disable All in One SEO Pack plugin or an existing one
- Go to SEO >> Tools >> Import & Export >> Import from other SEO plugins, you’ll see this, ImageSource: Yoast SEO
- Select the relevant checkbox, If you are migrating from All in One SEO then select, “Import from All-in-One SEO” and click “Import”.
- That’s it, This imports all your data from All In One SEO Pack or you existing one.
So after you’ve done this, under SEO -> Search Appearance and enable the XML sitemaps, under SEO >> General >> XML Sitemaps. Yoast SEO plugin now has an onboarding wizard, which will guide you through the setup, asking you questions about your site and basing SEO decisions on that.
Why Yoast SEO beats All In One SEO Pack
Features like the snippet preview, SEO and readability analysis functionality and included XML sitemaps functionality make the plugin a true all in one SEO solution. You can even buy a Yoast SEO Premium subscription for even more awesome functionality, like internal linking suggestions and a fantastic redirect manager. Most importantly, our plugin helps you do better SEO. Good SEO means, in most cases, good content writing. Our plugin aims at supporting you with that as best as possible.
Are you using Google XML Sitemaps?
If you’re using Google XML sitemaps or another XML sitemaps plugin, you can just disable that and enable the XML sitemaps feature in Yoast SEO[ SEO >> General >> Feature]. The location changes with that, Google XML Sitemaps uses example.com/sitemap.xml, which is a static file, you can safely remove that. The new XML sitemap will be at example.com/sitemap_index.xml.
Friends, if your migration successfully completed then please share your feedback in below comment box and share post to need one.