Joost de Valk released the first version of his new WordPress SEO Plugin on the Plugin Directory on October 11th. He describes the in-progress Plugin as “the most complete all in one SEO solution for your WordPress blog.” This week he released version 0.1.3, which included a few new features:
- Added option to regenerate SEO title (just click the button).
- Now pinging Ask.com too for updated sitemaps.
- Added plugin version number to “branding” comment to help in bug fixing.
The update also included a number of bug fixes marked in the changelog:
- SEO Title no longer being overwritten when it’s already set.
- Titles for date archives work too now.
- On initial page load or SEO title regeneration number of chars remaining updates properly.
- Entities in titles and meta descriptions should now work correctly.
- When editing SEO title snippet preview now correctly updates with focus keyword bolded.
For the full set changes, see the WordPress SEO changelog.