The most recent update likewise incorporates more UX changes and bug fixes.
Yoast’s WordPress SEO plugin has been refreshed with new how-to-blocks. The most recent update likewise adds tabs to the top of the meta box beside schema and security fixes.
Yoast’s new how-to block. Image source: Yoast blog.
More on the update. Alluding to Google’s declaration of help for new how-to structured information at the current year’s I/O meeting in May, Yoast says its revamped how-to blocks pursue Google’s most recent changes.
Furthermore, similar to the case with Yoast’s past schema execution changes, all of the complete organized data code produced will likewise be consolidated into your site’s graph, illuminating web indexes about how your organized data fit inside the framework of your site.
This content block is just good with the WordPress block editorial manager (otherwise called Gutenberg; accessible on variants 5.0 and newer).
The 11.6 updates additionally made UX changes to the meta box. In case you’re utilizing WordPress’ Classic Editor, the meta box presently has a line of horizontal tabs over the top; in the past, the tabs were arranged vertically along the left-hand side.
Why we should mind. With Google’s appropriation of how-to structured data markup, audiences might be demonstrated instructional information as a rich outcome in the search engine results. This update makes it simpler for content makers to add how-to markup to the relevant content.
For extra on Yoast’s structured data usage, look at our past inclusion of its SEO WordPress plugin updates:
11.0 – General schema execution
11.1 – Images and video Structured Data
11.2 – Custom Schema
11.3 – Personal picture and symbol organized data
11.4 – FAQ organized data
11.5 – Mobile scrap preview