Joomla is a powerful CMS coming with more than 7,000 competitive extensions for different purposes. Here, we’d like to introduce the best SEO Joomla extensions which are contributing to improving the ranking of the website easily. After all, if your webpage cannot be ranked highly in the searching result list, then the opportunities of getting your content viewed by people are limited, no matter how meaningful and interesting your article is. Therefore, if you are wishing to boost the SEO-friendliness of your website, but lack some advanced knowledge, then you can try these useful extensions introduced in the following.
- Developer: ARTIO
- Newest Updated Time: Aug 29, 2013
As one of the most powerful SEO extensions, JoomSEF generates search engine friendly URLs with ease. After all, search engines tend to give high rankings to web pages with not complexed and keyword-filled URLs rather than those with URLs which contains a lot non-sense words and sentences.
In addition to SEO-friendly URL generation and management, this Joomla extension also supports for keywords management, 301 Redirections management, 404 Page Not Found customization, as well as metadata creation.
- Developer: Yannick Gaultier
- Last Updated: Mar 19, 2013
sh404SEF Joomla extension is created with SEO in mind, which helps users improve the search engine rankings and get tremendous traffic without any hassle. It can rewrite your Joomla URL with the SEO-friendly format, create and insert Open Graph data, add social media buttons to your site efficiently, track Pinterest actions in Google Analytics, redirect 404s to suggested SEO URLs, remove duplicate URLs, as well as optimize the page titles and page descriptions automatically.
- The Developer: selfget.com
- Newest Updated Time: Mar 20, 2013
Tag Meta is a useful tool used to administer the information of meta on the website, thus improve site ranking in searching list greatly. With it, users are able to set tag title and describe meta tag with least efforts, author, keywords, external reference, content rights, and robots. Besides, Tag Meta also allows macros, meaning that the meta information can be automatically created for every webpage.
- Developer: Mijosoft LLC
- Last Updated: Oct 23, 2013
MijoSEF is developed to bring better search engine rankings to the website. It can be used to automatically rewrite your common URLs to search engine friendly URLs, and all the rewritten URLs are customizable, coming with a lot of configurations for further URL rewriting and optimization. In addition, this Joomla extension also supports for the generation and management of metadata, duplicated URLs management, Google News URL format, and regular data backup. The user interface is easy to understand and use, so users can learn and get used to it quickly.
- Developer: Yireo
- Last Updated: Jun 9, 2013
SEF Test allows users to turn on and off SEF (search engine friendliness) without changing the Global Configuration options. After all, disabling or fetching non-SEF URLs on a SEF-enabled website is not a simple task for the majority of webmasters. There is a small tip about using this extension: If you don’t want anyone else to see the SEF disabling or enabling menu, then do not activate this plugin, but got into the Edit Plugin screen and select Yes, then save this configuration.