Yoast SEO 20.0 Update Makes Huge Changes

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Yoast released version 20.0 presents significant changes to the interface that are meant to make it simpler to enhance a WordPress website.

New Interface

The Yoast 20.0 user interface does away with the old approach of making users click several tabs to access pages with numerous choices.

The new variation of Yoast introduces a card-style user interface.

The card user interface doesn’t need users to choose the method a tab interface does. It provides the information as a series of features that a user can switch on or off. It’s an easier and more intuitive way of doing things.

Each category has its own row, with cards representing settings that can be toggled on or turned off.

The structure of the settings page is like this:

Setting Category

Card– Card– Card

Each card, which is a setting, has an image at leading, a description of the setting below the image, and in the footer area of the card is the on/off toggle and a Find out more link to a Yoast website that describes that specific setting.

A Yoast Settings Card

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/ > When a setting is switched off, the image is shown in a gray scale (no color). If the image has color that means the setting is allowed. A user can understand, literally with a look, which settings in any category, are turned on or

off just by

whether a card has color or no color. That’s a macro view of the whole settings page that allows the user to comprehend the summary quickly, something that isn’t possible with the old tab-and-click-and-scroll way of browsing the settings.

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A user likewise has the alternative of clicking the”discover more”button to check out a website that explains the specific setting in information. The”API Integrations” settings page follows a comparable card-style user interface that likewise makes it simple to see what integrations are possible, like incorporating Yoast into the Elementor workflow, and then making it possible for that integration.

Yoast API Integrations Page

< img src="// www.w3.org/2000/svg%22%20viewBox=%220%200%20527%20900%22%3E%3C/svg%3E "alt ="Yoast SEO 20.0 Update Makes Huge Changes" width="527" height="900"data-src ="https://cdn.searchenginejournal.com/wp-content/uploads/2023/01/yoast-api-integrations-63cfac5f421de-sej.png"/ >< img src="https://cdn.searchenginejournal.com/wp-content/uploads/2023/01/yoast-api-integrations-63cfac5f421de-sej.png "alt ="Yoast SEO 20.0 Update Makes Big Changes "/ > I had the chance to set up a preview version of Yoast 20.0 on a test website and was impressed with the initial setup and the new user interface. I’ve been practicing SEO for almost 25 years and this version of Yoast is the most convenient to use SEO plugin I’ve utilized to date.

The new user interface is so well considered that practically anyone of any understanding level can use it without having to read a manual. But if one requires background info that info is just a click away.

Thijs de Valk, CEO of Yoast shared:

“I’m really happy with what the team has actually built in the Yoast SEO 20.0 release. … Our new user interface shows we’ll keep providing the very best possible experience to our users.”

I concur, Yoast SEO 20.0 is a fantastic step forward, users are going to appreciate the modifications.

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