Yoast SEO News v3.1 plugin for the Yoast SEO plugin helps you do all the things that allow you to optimize your site for Google News. It creates XML News Sitemaps, editors’ picks RSS feeds and allows for the use of the standout tag and the meta-news keywords tag as well as helping you optimize some of the more advanced XML News sitemap options like stock tickers.
While this plugin won’t submit your site to Google News for you, it will help you optimize your site to appear as often and in the best way possible in Google News and in the universal search results.
Yoast SEO News V3.1 Changelog
V3.1 March 2nd, 2016
- Fixes a bug where our license manager could sometimes not reach our licensing system due to problems with ssl.
- Makes sure users don’t have to reactivate their license after updating or disabling/enabling the plugin.
- Adds a support beacon on the News SEO settings page enabling users to ask for support from the WordPress backend.
- Contains a few performance optimizations.