You’ve got a store on Magento 2?

Then you know firsthand that, in a highly competitive e-commerce environment, SEO techniques are more important than ever.

We are to say that authoritative content, schema markup, keywords, page speed, link juice, a problem of duplicate content, breadcrumbs, Magento 2 default SEO settings, and common mistakes do warrant extra scrutiny.

Unfortunately, in this post, we won’t help you find an excellent SEO specialist for all these cases. However, we want to share with you this set of modules for your Magento 2 SEO.

1. Improved Layered Navigation for Magento 2

improved-layered-navigation-magento-2-for-seoThe extension is a basic feature-rich solution for any Magento 2 website. Perhaps this is the reason why the module is so popular among our customers. Apart from allowing visitors to browse the catalog in a more comfortable way, the plugin serves well for SEO needs.

Key features for SEO:

  • Brand & filter pages with SEO-friendly URLs in one click (just using the Enable setting)
  • Unique meta data & unique texts for pages with filter results, no duplicate content issues
  • An option to set URL keys for filter results pages regardless category or subcategory names
  • Flexible canonical URL modes
  • Mobile friendly interface

 Amasty SEO hint: If you are looking for a winning SEO strategy for your website, see our Magento 2 Layered Navigation: best settings for SEO guide.

2. Full Page Cache Warmer for Magento 2

full-page-cache-warmer-magento-2-for-seoEveryone knows Magento 2 is well-optimized for fast load (at least compared with Magento 1), thus, Full Page Cache and Varnish go out-of-the-box. But there’s always room for improvement. Our Full Page Cache Warmer brings order to any multipage website. The module sorts pages by their priority and adds them to a cache warming queue respectively.

Key features for SEO:

  • All important pages are warmed in the first place
  • The cache warming process is automated
  • An option to call of the warming for specific pages
  • A modified content is auto-updated
  • Warming performance reports & log

 Amasty SEO hint: Sort out the logged data by any parameters right on the ‘Warmer Log’ grid.

3. Landing Pages for Magento 2

landing-pages-for-magento-2-seo-settingsLanding pages are an additional channel for attracting new visitors. With the Landing Pages plugin, you can gather a custom selection of products for each Magento 2 page to increase customer conversion rates. Besides, thanks to custom metadata and content, as well as SEO-friendly URLs, you’ll manage to boost your website ranking significantly.

Key features for SEO:

  • Unique URLs & metadata
  • Flexible conditions for compiling a list of products for a landing page
  • Create and show custom CMS blocks at the top and at the bottom of a landing page
  • Include the new landing pages to the sitemap to make them visible for search engines
  • Make up a limitless number of landing pages

 Amasty SEO hint: Import landing pages as CSV files. For this, navigate to Stores > Configuration > Amasty Extensions > Landing Pages. Then choose a store where you want to display the landing page, upload the landing and click Save Config, that’s all.

4. SEO Toolkit for Magento 2

seo-toolkit-magento-2-settingsThe kit is a trove of useful tools for Magento 2 SEO. Everything you need to optimize your website for search engines lies in the module. just look at the basic features.

Key features for SEO:

  • Product & category pages with meta tags and description templates
  • Rich snippets with price, stock status, and breadcrumbs info
  • Unique SEO-friendly URLs
  • XML/HTML sitemaps automatic generation after each update
  • Automatic link juice building
  • Flexible configurations for Hreflang management

 Amasty SEO hint: Having bought the toolkit, you get an all-in-one solution with the functionality of Cross Linking, XML Google Sitemap, HTML Sitemap, Unique Product URL, Meta Tags Templates, Google Rich Snippets, and Pager Optimization.

5. FAQ and Product Questions for Magento 2

product-questions-magento-2-seo-settingsFAQ section is a great opportunity to lower your support service load, but not only. By equipping your product pages with advanced FAQ, you are able to boost SEO.

Key features for SEO:

  • Website content improvement with an additional question-answer block
  • User-generated content
  • More customer traffic with an option to ask questions on product and knowledge base pages
  • Duplicate content protection
  • Mobile optimization

 Amasty SEO hint: Create unique meta titles and descriptions, exclude FAQ sections from XML sitemap, set ‘noindex’, ‘nofollow’ tags and canonical URLs in a separate SEO settings tab.

6. Google Rich Snippets for Magento 2

google-rich-snippets-magento-2-seo-settingsThe extension was developed to draw customers’ attention and better your website ranking by creating rich snippets. Focus on the mane information to bring targeted traffic to your store pages.

Key features for SEO:

  • Enrich your snippets with breadcrumbs, organization name, logo
  • Snippets with the input box for a home page right in the search results
  • Enhanced snippets with product rating and price for category pages
  • Products stock status and condition tag are also available

 Amasty SEO hint: Use the Show Configurable Products as a List of Simple Products Offers feature to make Google display simple products of a configurable as offers in search results.

7. XML Google Sitemap for Magento 2

google-sitemap-magento-2-seo-settingsAn XML sitemap is a navigator for search engine crawlers and bots. Set it up correctly to make your website and search engine ‘speak the same language’. Make your website structure clear for Google to index the content quickly.

Key features for SEO:

  • Immediate content indexation
  • An option to include particular pages to the XML sitemap and exclude the others
  • A choice to set up a page updates frequency based on the type
  • Link groups priority configuration
  • Hreflang specification feature

 Amasty SEO hint: Configure the Cron Settings for relevant indexing and sitemap generation. Learn from our blog how to configure Magento Cron job properly.

8. Meta Tags Templates for Magento 2

meta-tags-templates-magento-2-seo-settingsTo get a story of your business aired, apply our Meta Tags Templates. Raise traffic and bring new clients by making your Magento 2 store visible in search engines. To save time on the job, choose to generate the templates manually.

Key features for SEO:

  • Product and category pages with metadata, keywords, and H1 tags
  • Flexible templates with rich variables
  • An option to supply a product page with a short and long description
  • Unique metadata for every page by an URL
  • An option to set ‘noindex’, ‘nofollow’ tags for any page of your website

 Amasty SEO hint: Add meta tags, titles, and other parameters to absolutely any page of your website. For example, you can specify these SEO settings for Contact Us, Partnership pages and others. To do it correctly, navigate to the user guide.

9. Blog Pro for Magento 2

blog-pro-magento-2-seo-settingsAlong with better promotional efforts and advertising, a blog run on the same platform is a chance to increase your conversion rates and rating in the search results.

Key features for SEO:

  • Intuitive layout and blog design elements
  • Visitors-generated live content in the form of comments
  • Blog pages tooled for SEO
  • Breakthrough content management tools

 Amasty SEO hint: Add a block with a 3D tag to the main blog page and post pages to make them more noticeable. To make it work on the first try, go to our user guide.

10. Product Feed for Magento 2

product-feed-magento-2-seo-settingsGenerate an unlimited number of product feeds for a multiple choice of shopping engines. Tell the world about your products and attract more visitors to your Magento 2 website.

Key features for SEO:

  • Magento 2 product feed in 4 easy steps with Feed Wizard
  • Feed templates for most popular shopping engines
  • Manual/automatic feed generation
  • Flexible feed settings
  • Time schedule for feed generation

 Amasty SEO hint: Create Google shopping feed in a few clicks with our Feed Wizard guide.

And that’s about it. Whether to use the modules or not, the choice is yours. The most reliable way to see changes in your Magento 2 SEO showings is to try a new approach.

Choose your method and give a desired extension a try.

To find more SEO extensions for your Magento 2, visit our SEO category.