SEO Yoast - Local SEO for WordPress plugin

Other SEO Yoast - Local SEO for WordPress plugin 10.0

  • Enhancements
    • Show a label in the opening hours after the current day stating if the location is opened. This can be turned on in the widget or by using a this filter: wpseo_local_show_open_now_label
  • Bug fixes:
    • Prevent days from selecting themselves in the opening hours widget.
  • Enhancements:
    • When a different shipping address is selected, the local store pickup option will disappear
    • API key settings for lat/long calculation are now more clarified and state that an API key first needs to be set before automatic calculation of lat/long can be done.
  • Bug fixes:
    • To prevent cached shipping results to be shown, WooCommerce’s shipping method transients are now cleared when the local store pickup options are saved.
  • Enhancement
    • This version introduces two new Gutenberg blocks to work with:
      • The opening hours block
      • The store locator block
    • Blocks are now categorized under ‘Yoast Structured Data Blocks’
  • Bug fixes:
    • Fix a missing line break in the 2nd address line.
    • Fix a bug that caused dimension for the store locator map not to work.
    • Fix a typo in the custom permalinks description on the settings page.
  • Fixed a bug that caused password protected locations to show up.
  • Changed the unique identifier in the JSON-LD output to prevent conflicts with the breadcrumbs
  • Fixed a undefined variable in localization data.
9.2 (release: 2018-11-20):
  • Bugfixes:
    • The wp-seo-local-frontend.js file was included in the footer of every admin page. It is now only included when it’s needed.
    • Prevent unnecessary geocoding calls.
  • Enhancements:
    • Yoast SEO: Local SEO for WooCommerce has been integrated into Local SEO.
      • You can use your Yoast SEO Local locations as pickup store in your WooCommerce shop.
      • Adds a screen in the WooCommerce section which shows you an actual overview of the orders which should be delivered at your pickup store(s).
      • Configure a pick up location as tax address.
      • If you had a Local SEO for WooCommerce license, this has been converted into a Local SEO license.
    • Read more about it in this KB article:
9.1 (release: 2018-11-06):
  • Bugfixes:
    • Fixed a bug that caused the 2nd address line no to be outputted in the .kml file.
    • Fixed a bug that caused the business logo’s not to show up when showing all location addresses.
    • Show the location category taxonomy in the Gutenberg sidebar.
    • Fixed a bug where a PHP warning would be displayed when php_uname has been disabled for security reasons.
  • Other:
    • Added description to clarify the used of the business image in the Yoast SEO: Local settings.
  • Fixed a bug that caused custom classes not to be added to the address- and map-block output.
  • Fixed a bug that prevented a business logo from being shown in the address shortcode and block.
  • [wpseo_map id="all"] and [wpseo_address id="all"] now actually show all locations instead of a maximum of 10.
8.4 (release: 2018-10-09):
  • Bugfixes:
    • Fixed a bug that caused the Yoast SEO: Local enhanced search not to work.
    • Fixed a bug that made the message that a location is open 24/7 not show up.
  • Enhancements:
    • The enhanced search can now be enabled / disabled from the settings page.
  • Other:
    • Change the json-ld output to better reflect the desired output for for opening hours for 24h and 24/7 opening times.
8.3 (release: 2018-09-25):
  • Bugfixes
    • Fixed a bug where opening hours were not correctly shown in the header for Facebook Open Graph.
  • Other
    • Added Slovenian translation for the plugin.
    • Diverse code quality improvements.
Bug fixes
  • Fixed a typo that caused the shortcode generator for the store locator to no longer work.
  • Improved code quality
7.9.1 (release: 2018-08-07):
  • Bugfixes
    • Prevent double output of JSON-LD structured data when using opening hours in address shortcode.
  • Enhancements
    • Add option for 24/7 and 24 hour opening hours
    • Add phone/phone2/fax options to single map
    • Add height/width/zoom options to store locator map
    • Disabled route planner option in shortcode settings for single map when multiple locations are selected
  • Other
    • Bumped YoastSEO.js to 1.35.5
7.9 (release: 2018-07-24):
  • Bugfixes
    • Fix invalid XML sitemap output by escaping URLs.
  • Enhancements
    • Changed UI for permalinks and labels on the general settings page to be more user friendly.
    • Better aligned labels for input fields on the general settings page to make it clearer what field they belong to.
  • Other
    • Improved code quality.
    • Improved code security.