It goes without saying how important SEO is for your business website. No matter how good your site is; people have to be able to find it. Here are the 7 best SEO plugins for your business WordPress website.
1. Yoast SEO
Yoast SEO helps you write better content by forcing you to choose and continuously use keywords. You’ll have snippet previews where you can see how your posts, titles and meta descriptions will look before you publish your content.
For $69 you can purchase the premium version where you’ll get one-on-one email support, multiple focus keyword options and a redirect manager.
2. SEO Ultimate
SEO Untimate allows you to take care of all your SEO needs from one dashboard. This plugin is full of powerful features including a mass editor to save you time when optimizing images. Another perk is that you’ll get premium support. Unlike some of the other plugins where you have to go through forums to get questions answered, every support question is handled in a matter of minutes.
There is no longer a free version of SEO Ultimate. The prices range from $49 per year for a single site to $249 per year for up to 20 sites.
3. SEO Wizard
SEO Wizard offers more flexibility by helping you analyze the competition, write better content, write optimized meta titles and descriptions and blending it with your social media outlets.
At SEO Wizard they invest many hours of research to ensure that they are giving their clients the best SEO experience. They offer multiple packages for customers at all levels of business. You’ll have to contact them and speak with a representative to figure out which package is best for you.
SEOPressor focuses on 5 pillars to ensure their customers that they will get the best SEO experience. The five pillars are
- On Page Analysis – You’ll get immediate feedback and optimization suggestions
- SEO Intelligence – You’ll get precise alerts about what’s hurting your website so you’ll know what to fix
- Semantic Builder – Improve your search relevancy without having to do any coding
- Crawler Control – Have control over how search engine crawlers go through your site
- Link Management – Easily fix, build and manage internal links for better reader retention and lower bounce rates
SEOPressor starts at $9 a month and it comes with unlimited on page analysis, unlimited domains, lifetime updates and much more.
All in One SEO Pack has been downloaded over 30 million times since 2007. It’s packed with features that boost your SEO and speeds up your mobile pages. All in One SEO Pack does a number of things automatically like, notifying search engines when changes are made to your site, generating Meta tags and optimizing your titles for search engines. It is also the only free plugin to provide SEO integration for e-commerce websites.
There is an unlimited version of All in One SEO Pack that’s $79 annually. Some of its features include:
- Advanced support for the e-commerce plugin WooCommerce
- SEO for categories and tags
- Access to videos and forums
With Google Sitemap search engines will be able to better index your blogs by automatically generating XML sitemaps for your WordPress Website.
Google Sitemap comes with a free version that is packed with features. It also comes with videos and step-by-step instructions that show you how to
- Add pages, posts, categories and tag URL’s to your site map.
- Automatically add a path to your sitemap files.
- Connect your Google Webmaster Tools account so you can add/delete websites, add sitemaps and get site information.
Google Sitemap also has a Pro version. The Pro Annual version comes with one year of upgrades and support for $20.98 annually. The Pro Lifetime version comes with lifetime upgrades and support for a one-time fee of $209.80
Some of the Pro features in include
- Adjust how often your site’s content changes on every page
- Configure all subsites
- Add custom URLs
- One day response to questions
SEO by Squirrly helps users create content that is not only good for SEO purposes but for its readers as well. This plugin works well with sites that already have other SEO plugins installed like Yoast and All in One SEO. You can keep all of your setting the same without having to start over. More importantly, you don’t have to know much about SEO to take advantage of its features.
SEO by Squirrly comes with a free version that is ideal for small content needs such as 5 articles per month. You’ll get weekly audits and 5 keyword analysis.
The Pro Plan is $19.99 per month and you’ll get real time optimization help while writing or editing content. There is also a green light feature that will come on when you’re doing something correctly; as well as weekly audits for up to 100 pages on up to 7 sites.
The Agency plan is $75.99 per month and it’s good for up to 50 sites and weekly audits on 500 pages.