How to Add Social Media Share Links to WordPress WITHOUT a Plugin

Since we’re living in Google Page Experience and Core Web Vitals world, why would you burden your WordPress page load times using Social Media Share plugins? Since most social share buttons use extensive JS and CSS rules just to share your content. Let RankYa show you how to add social share buttons to your WordPress… Continue reading How to Add Social Media Share Links to WordPress WITHOUT a Plugin

How to Use Yoast SEO Plugin 2022

Using Yoast SEO Plugin on your WordPress built site? Getting results from Google rankings? Probably not the way you could because Yoast SEO Plugin in 2022 must be used by ensuring you remove most of its unneeded and spammy features. Video Lesson for Using Yoast SEO Yoast SEO Plugin Important Features to Use The only… Continue reading How to Use Yoast SEO Plugin 2022

PHP 301 Redirection in WordPress

There are many ways to accomplish 301 redirection in WordPress. In this blog post we’ll show you the 2 most common options when you want to send 301 Moved Permanently header response codes. Include PHP Redirection Code in header.php Create a redirect rule in functions.php using built in wp_redirect function Note: whenever you use 301… Continue reading PHP 301 Redirection in WordPress

How to Update PHP Version for WordPress

PHP Update is Recommended. Your site is running an insecure version of PHP (number), which should be updated. Why is WordPress Dashboard showing this? Because your WordPress Installation is using a PHP version below latest supported version which currently is PHP 7.4 Newer version of PHP is more secure and thus hackers can’t easily break… Continue reading How to Update PHP Version for WordPress

Contact Form 7 How to’s by RankYa

What is Contact Form 7? One of the most popular and free contact form plugin for WordPress is Contact Form 7 By Takayuki Miyoshi. Although the plugin author maintains a website for Contact Form 7 with how to guides. Within this Contact Form 7 How to’s by RankYa blog post, you’ll learn how to better… Continue reading Contact Form 7 How to’s by RankYa

Yoast SEO Premium Plugin Review 2022

Most RankYa SEO fans and followers send email asking for YOAST SEO Premium WordPress plugin. RankYa blog had a link to GitHub where by just searching GitHub with https://github.com/search?q=Yoast+Premium You can download and use the Premium version, however, using the GitHub version of Yoast SEO Premium will not enable the premium features such as ‘Workouts,… Continue reading Yoast SEO Premium Plugin Review 2022

How to Use Yoast SEO Plugin in WordPress

Whether you love or hate Yoast SEO plugin, its popular. Although over the years its become very bloated, it still offers quick and easy use of important features such as XML functionality and ability to edit URL Title and Meta Description. Video for Setting Up Yoast SEO WordPress Plugin RankYa Functions for Extending Yoast for… Continue reading How to Use Yoast SEO Plugin in WordPress