12.6 August 18th, 2020 Enhancements: Adds ‘Article’ as @type to articles that are set to be included in the news sitemap. This results in a @type array with at least ‘Article’ and ‘NewsArticle’. Other: Enables tracking when activating the plugin. It can be disabled in the Yoast SEO configuration wizard. Sets the minimum supported WordPress version to 5.4.
12.5 July 21st, 2020 Other: Sets the minimum WordPress version to 5.3.
12.4.1 January 14th, 2020 Bugfixes: Fixes a bug where a large number of WordPress terms or post types would cause significant slowdowns and possible crashes on admin pages. Other: Removes the code tags from the term and post type names on the News SEO settings page. 12.4 January 7th, 2020 Bugfixes: Fixes a bug where the sitemap could be invalidated twice on multisite with MultilingualPress. Other: Show dates in UTC+0 format everywhere.
Compatibility with Yoast SEO 12.1
Compatibility with Yoast SEO 12.0
11.7 July 23rd, 2019 Other: Compatibility with Yoast SEO 11.7 11.6 July 9th, 2019 Other: Compatibility with Yoast SEO 11.6
Compatibility with Yoast SEO 11.5
Enhancements: Schema: Adds Schema.org NewsArticle markup to all post types that you’ve selected as News. Bugfixes: Fixed Sitemap image URLs to use href instead of guid to prevent relative URLs in the Sitemap. Props to ChristophKnopf Other: Sets the minimum required Yoast SEO version to 11.0.
10.1 Sets the minimum required Yoast SEO version to 10.1. Removes the deprecated methods ( < 6.1 ).
Bugfixes: Fixes a bug where the news sitemap would show a blank page due to an internal server error. Other: Compatibility with Yoast SEO 10.0