The right way to Set your Homepage Meta in WordPress

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The right way to Set your Homepage Meta in WordPress


Setting up correct meta tags in WordPress is an important part of search engine optimization (SEO). Luckily, the All in One SEO Pack plugin simplifies the setup and shows you an example of your site may show up on search engines. This video shows you how to set your homepage meta for a static page and for your latest posts. Below is an outline of the steps:

1. In the WordPress dashboard click “Settings” then “Reading”.
2. If you are set to display your “Latest Posts” click “All in One SEO” then “General Settings”.
3. Scroll down to the “Home Page Settings” section and enter your “Home Title” and “Home Description”.
4. Click the “Update Options” button.
5. If you are using a static front page click “All in One SEO”, then “General Settings”.
6. Scroll down to the “Home Page Settings” section and click the enabled option next to “Use Static Front Page Instead”.
7. Click the “Update Options” button.
Now when you go to “Pages” and “Edit” a page, you will see an All in One SEO section on the bottom where you can fill in your meta “Title and Description”.

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