WordPress Meta Keywords by RankYa

Using WordPress popular SEO Plugins such as Yoast which seem to NOT use meta keywords tag anymore? Let’s fix that so that you too can continue using it (just because some SEO guru/s say that you shouldn’t doesn’t mean that you shouldn’t.). Here you’ll fine some WordPress specific PHP codes you can insert in to… Continue reading WordPress Meta Keywords by RankYa

Yoast SEO Plugin Variables and Custom Functions

With Yoast keep making changes like they are changing their underwear each day, I’ve decided to share RankYa settings for Yoast SEO Plugin setup. Here’s are the variables to use when setting up Yoast WordPress SEO Plugin Content Types Posts SEO title: %%title%% %%page%% Meta description: %%excerpt%% Pages SEO title: %%title%% %%excerpt%% Media Redirect attachment… Continue reading Yoast SEO Plugin Variables and Custom Functions

How to Fix Index Coverage Issue Server Error 5xx WordPress

The new Google Search Console Index Coverage report is picking up URL’s which are part of normal WordPress operations, such as /wp-includes/ and also /wp-content/themes/ folders, and, whatever .php files which are required for WordPress site to load. If you are seeing these types of Index Coverage Server Errors, then, here’s how you can fix… Continue reading How to Fix Index Coverage Issue Server Error 5xx WordPress

Yoast SEO XML Sitemap Not Showing in WordPress Dashboard

Hello World, another absolutely bad update for Yoast, WordPress site owners using Yoast SEO Plugin will now not see the XML Sitemap Menu link in the WordPress Dashboard with this Yoast 7.0 major update. That’s because the settings have moved and seems to be hidden. In fact, its like playing Where’s Wally game for children,… Continue reading Yoast SEO XML Sitemap Not Showing in WordPress Dashboard

How to Use Yoast SEO Plugin

Managing a WordPress site? Using Yoast SEO Plugin but unsure as to how to setup and use this plugin? Welcome to RankYa SEO Blog where I show you easy Yoast SEO Tutorial all for FREE. As you know there are many search engine optimization tutors telling us to waste time by analyzing unneeded features of… Continue reading How to Use Yoast SEO Plugin

How to Fix Error Establishing a Database Connection in WordPress

It is a common issue and one that is actually part of running modern WordPress built website to have Errors for connecting to your database. WordPress is a dynamic content management system that resides in a Database (usually MySQL) and there are many different ways you can troubleshoot¬†Errors when establishing a Database Connection for websites… Continue reading How to Fix Error Establishing a Database Connection in WordPress

Your Site Could be Faster and More Secure with a Newer PHP Version

Today, while creating a brand new course for RankYa Fans, I got this warning message in my WordPress Dashboard Your Site Could be Faster and More Secure with a Newer PHP Version If you are also seeing this WordPress Dashboard warning message and want to change the PHP Version on your Web Hosting cPanel, then… Continue reading Your Site Could be Faster and More Secure with a Newer PHP Version