8 best WordPress SEO plugins to rank website on first page

In this article I am going to tell you some best WordPress SEO plugins that are very helpful while ranking your site on the first page of Google or any search engine you want to use.

If You need higher traffic to engage more visitors on your site, these WordPress SEO plugins are very important for you. 

What is a plugin in WordPress?

“A plugin is basically a light software that works as a helper for any software, that contains groups of functions containing PHP script and can be added in WordPress. So that you can enhance or expand your WordPress quality or add any new function in the whole site.”

Before starting, I would like to tell you that if you want any type assistance. Feel free to contact me or ask in the comment below. It would be my pleasure in helping you.

There are some best free WordPress SEO plugins listed below with briefly described. These are strongly suggested for everyone who wants to optimize their website.

So, without waiting more, let’s jump towards those best WordPress SEO plugins.


SEO Yoast is the best SEO plugin that helps to get more attraction from the users and get user’s engagements. It helps to get more visitors from Google & Bing.

Screenshot: SEO Yoast Plugin for WordPress SEO
Screenshot: SEO Yoast Plugin

Its active users are more than 5 millions, It has a positive review of 5 stars from more than 27,000 users on WordPress Plugin Store. 

Getting positive feedback from many users is such a great achievement. That means this plugin is really helpful for all of them. 

I am personally using SEO Yoast, and I am having a superb experience with it. When I post any article it suggests many things to improve my writing and representations. And if I do something wrong it helps me to correct it.


This helps to create xml sitemaps, Optimizing Search engine’s behaviour for your site. If you are a beginner, you do not need to change any settings, just install and it will be working for you.

all in one wordpress seo plugin
Screenshot: All in one SEO pack Plugin

All in one SEO pack comes with multi-tools e.g. Supports AMP (Accelerated Mobile Pages) to get more speed for mobile users, google analytics metrics and more.

It has more than 2 millions active installations and an average 4.9 rating by more than 1000 users. My experience with this plugin is quite decent. This is really helpful.

3. Google Analytics Dashboard Plugin for WordPress by MonsterInsights

MonsterInsights is a great tool which shows all analytics measured through Google Analytics. This tool is helpful as it shows all of that analyzed and gathered data in your WordPress dashboard. 

monsterinsights wordpress seo plugin
Screenshot: MonsterInsights SEO plugin

It shows an overview report that contains page views, sessions, bounce rate and average session duration of the last 30 days.

It has more than 2 millions active installations and an average rating of 4.9 from 1930 users.

4. Redirection

This is an important tool when you want to redirect your broken links to a normal page. Like if your website has broken links (that are blank pages showing error 404: not found) that produce a negative impact on users and they leave without visiting anything on your site, and bounce rate increases. That results in getting low traffic and low rank on search engines.

Redirection SEO plugin
Screenshot: Redirection SEO plugin

So, Redirection redirects that blank page to a normal webpage of your site that prevents errors.

It has more than 1 million active installations and an average rating of 4.9 from 523 users.

5. WordPress SEO Plugin – Rank Math

Rank Math is another best WordPress SEO Plugin which can be integrated by Google Search console to get all of that data in your WordPress dashboard. 

rankmath wordpress SEO plugin
Screenshot: RankMath Plugin

It is easy to use and customizable, and you get control whatever you want to show in search results.

It has more than 400,000 active installations and an average rating of 4.9 from 1633 users. 

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This is a powerful WordPress SEO plugin that builds custom HTML sitemaps, improves your search engine visibility and creates optimized breadcrumbs. SEOPress also gives a feature to connect your social media pages to your wordpress sites and helps to update posts whenever you publish any new article. 

SEOPress wordpress plugin
Screenshot: SEOPress plugin

It has more than 100,000 active installations and 5 star rating from 600+ users. It contains many amazing features in the free version and adds more exciting features in the pro version. This plugin works well for me, while I check the analytics of my site. I hope this plugin helps you in SEO of your WordPress website. 

7. Schema – All In One Schema Rich Snippets

Schema Rich Snippets is great plugin that shows your customers reviews on search engines  on a specific topic and rank that article on the top search result on Google

Schema Rich Snippets seo plugin
Screenshot: Schema Rich Snippets Plugin

This plugin is very popular as it publishes reviews with star’s rating of visitors of that article on your site. Try and share you experience below in the comment section and help us to improve our content.

It has 90,000+ active installations and an average 4 stars review by 154 users.


This is a great paid tool for WordPress SEO. It does not offer any free trials, but you can get a 14 day money back guarantee. WP Rocket is the best tool if you want to make your site engaged with larger visitor attention, but it needs a small amount of money for a startup. 

wp rocket
Screenshot: WP Rocket plugin

I do not no recommend it as if you can not afford it. Because the above plugins also provide free faecutes. So use them instead of wasting money on this one.


The plugins described above are highly recommended when you want to grow your WordPress website organically by doing basic SEO by plugins. All these plugins are tested, trustable and helpful for blogging. These plugins enhance your visibility on search engines and help to make more visitors by ranking sites on the first page.

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