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Welcome to All in One SEO and thank you for choosing the most popular WordPress SEO plugin. This Beginners Guide will walk you through the essential first steps to take after installing the plugin.
If you haven’t already installed All in One SEO Pro, please refer to the installation instructions.
All in One SEO works very well out of the box with the default settings, however, the steps below will guide you through some important configuration settings that every site owner should follow.
Step 1 – Setting Your Home Page SEO Meta
To set the SEO title and meta description for your homepage, please follow the steps in our article on Setting the SEO for Your Home Page.
Step 2 – Setting Your Person or Organization Details
To set the Person or Organization details for your site, please follow the steps in our article on Configuring the Schema Settings in All in One SEO.
Step 3 – Showing or Hiding Your Content in Search Results
To control which content you want to appear in search results, please follow the steps in our article on Showing or Hiding Your Content in Search Results
Step 4 – Setting the SEO Meta for Your Content
To set the SEO title and meta description for your posts and pages, please follow the steps in our article on Setting the SEO Title and Description for Your Content.
The steps you have followed above are the essential first steps for every site owner.
Next you should create an XML Sitemap by following our Beginners Guide to XML Sitemaps.
After that, you may wish to enable the Social Meta module and follow the steps in the Beginners Guide to Social Networks Settings for Facebook .
If you’re interested in learning about all of the other settings and features in All in One SEO then review the plugin documentation or click on the Help links and icons in the plugin.