Perfect On-Site SEO Solution for Beginners
June 29, 2019

Perfect On-Site SEO Solution for Beginners

Jillyn Dillon | TrustRadius Reviewer
Score 10 out of 10
Vetted Review
Verified User

Overall Satisfaction with Yoast Wordpress SEO Plugins

We use Yoast SEO in one way or another on nearly every site we build. It's a great SEO tool that is very simple to use and understand. As with so many things in life, it's easier and better to do search engine optimization as you go. Yoast SEO's stop-light rating system and easy to follow improvement suggestions make it ideal for non-expert users who want to write their own blog posts.
  • Easy to install and set up.
  • Easy to optimize posts and pages.
  • Simple to understand suggestions for improvement.
  • The free version is great, and there are even more benefits from the paid versions.
  • I can't think of a thing — we love Yoast!
  • I don't have a specific ROI for Yoast.
Yoast is much easier to use than many of the more advanced SEO tools. That being the case, it is a perfect solution for beginner and intermediate users. Since most of our clients fall into that category, Yoast SEO is a tool that they can feel confident using to optimize their own posts.
For beginner to intermediate users, Yoast is tough to beat. They even offer free training to help users better understand why the suggestions improve search engine visibility. The installation and setup wizards are easy to follow too.
As with any plugin, occasionally conflicts occur. That's just the nature of using plugins from different developers. However, the issues we've experienced with Yoast have been few and far between — maybe three issues in more than six years across 70+ sites.
It's stable. It's useful. Install it!

Yoast Feature Ratings

Page grader
Site audit / diagnostics
Site recommendations
Task management
Not Rated
Local SEO
Social SEO
Not Rated
Mobile SEO
Not Rated
Global SEO
Not Rated
Multi-domain support
Not Rated
Integration with web analytics tools