Top 7 Best WordPress SEO Plugins & Tools to Rank Your Sites in 2017

The success of every website depends upon various factors, like promotion, social engagement, as well as we must not forget the importance of SEO. SEO stands for Search Engine Optimization, play an important role in making your site more visible in search rankings. In this article, we list some of the best WordPress SEO plugins which you can use on your sites to get more visitors and to increase ranking.

Best WordPress SEO plugins and tools to Rank Your Sites


Yoast SEO Plugin

Yoast SEO is one of the highly downloaded SEO Plugins of all the time.  In today's date, Yoast SEO has over 3+ million active installs and it gets 5 rating from 11,990 users. Developed by Joost de Valk and his team to improve your websites SEO on all needed aspects. It allows you to add the meta title, meta description and meta keywords in each post and pages. On-Page SEO analysis features of this plugin are the best point for beginners, it helps to guide and make understand how good is our SEO before it gets published. Besides, It also offers to do many things like incorporating Facebook open graph, Google Plus integration, and Twitter cards. 

It provides both free and premium Yoast SEO plugin. Premium SEO plugin offers some extra features such as, the option to have multiple focus keywords and a redirect manager.


Semrush SEO plugin

SEMrush helps to get more organic traffic and increase the ranking of your sites in the search engine. The pros of SEMrush tool is used to gain massive amounts of traffic. With the SEMrush you can discover organic competitors also you can see the best keywords used by your competitors. In addition, you can see your competitors ads so you can compare with yours and do better in the future to gain more visitors and sale. 

I personally think SEMrush is the best SEO tool for your sites as it provides about many important aspects of the deep analysis of backlinks, keywords research for SEO as well as for PPC, also you can compare domains & can see the position change of domain. It is a paid plugin, but you can try the 14-day trial is free and if you find helpful then, you can go for a premium.


all in one seo pack

All in one SEO pack is popular among blogger and also for a website for online shopping and magazine. These plugins claim to be the only plugin that integrates with WordPress E-commerce sites. In today's date, it has 3+ million active installations and 4.5/5 rating. The unique feature such as automatically generating meta tags and optimizing titles for search ranking is highlighted points of this plugins. Besides, this plugin can optimize titles and also create alternate tags to images within any post.

This plugin is very friendly to use, no vast knowledge of WordPress SEO is needed. All in One SEO Pack is available in both free and premium version, you can choose according to your requirement.


Seo Ultimate

SEO Ultimate is an all in one SEO plugins with powerful features like title tag rewriter, Meta description editor, author highlighter and much more. In today's date, it has  200,000+ active installation and gets a 4 rating. The SEO Design Solutions team doesn't provide support for SEO Ultimate on the WordPress forums. But it provides email support when you upgrade to SEO Ultimate.

You can get both premium and free version of SEO Ultimate. The premium version of SEO Ultimate includes many new features, detailed training videos, and custom revisions and it is not available in the free version.


 google AdWords

Except for Google, no one knows what keywords people use to find their desired result. Google AdWords helps you to find the most important keywords with the high search. This is a free tool and anyone can use it. You just need to sign in with Gmail. The main purpose of Google AdWords is to help while choosing the keywords by showing them an estimate of search volume, number of results, and difficulty level.

This is the most important tool that every website owner must use the keyword planner to make sure about the right keywords.


SEO squirrly

SEO Squirrly is another best SEO WordPress plugin with many features. It has 30,000+ active installation and gets a 4.5 rating. As Neil Patel (co-founder of Kissmetrics and Crazy Egg) said it himself: “Squirrly is more than an SEO tool – it’s a complete content marketing suite. " The developers claim that it is the SEO tool for not SEO experts. SEO Squirrly helps you to write SEO & human-friendly content and also improve your Google ranking.

With SEO Squirrly you can see your SEO stats, an improvement on the weekly reports from the best SEO tools Audit website. Besides, it also helps to find the best keyword to rank your website at the top.


SEO redirection plugins

Yet, SEO redirection is another SEO WordPress plugin which helps to manage 301 redirections and also to track of 404 errors. In today's date, It has 60,000+ active installation and gets a 4.5 rating. This plugin is useful for those sites who want to migrates pages from an old website or change the directory of your WordPress site. Besides, it helps to redirect the pages and post that published or deleted from its edit pages directly. 

Suitable plugins to manage errors with lots of features. It provides the detail information about redirection (how many times a redirection has occurred, when it last happened, who tried to do it, and where they found your URL).


Thank you for visiting CodeGear Themes! I hope, this article help you to choose the best SEO WordPress Plugin for your  Website. As, there are many other Plugins for free & Premium, you can choose any of them, but be sure the chosen plugin helps to gain better ranking for your sites.Please suggest more plugin if you know any that are worth listing over here and are most popular.

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