A Midas touch is what you require to turn your online business store into a gold-churning mine. And, I am going to share with you an incredible recipe that can turn your ecommerce website into one that will always remain productive. This can provide you with competitive advantage over other ecommerce websites, while ensuring you a continuous return on investment.
Today’s blog highlights the importance and sublime functionality that Magento’s SEO plugins—extension as we call them—offer to streamline the efficiency of your beloved ecommerce website. If you own a web store or a shopping cart, you will love using some of these 14 extensions to your advantage.
I have found these extensions good for Magento SEO. However, I recommend that you should test these for your website to best results.
1. SEO Content Optimization by ReloadSEO
The ReloadSEO extension is a unique Magento extension that makes writing optimized content a breeze – both for your visitors and search engines.
The algorithm gives you real-time feedback on how well your category and product pages are optimized for SEO. The score in the product index view lets you easily sort products by how well you have optimized them.
This extension helps you to not only tune your Magento store’s on-page optimization, but also to improve conversion rates and your AdWords quality scores. The extension starts at $24.95 per month or $249 per year and goes up depending on the amount of SKU’s that are in your store.
The first 14 days are free so you can try it risk-free!
2. Magento SEO Suite Pro extension v4.4.0
This is really a master stroke for Magento, as it supports all the versions of Community and Enterprise Editions. The SEO Suite Pro Magento Extension provides you with complete control over the SEO features that are not the part of the default Magento setup.
If you are looking for features such as extended sitemap functionality, RSS Feed, product tags, and user-friendly URLs (which are preferred by search engines), this is perfect for you. Remember! you have to pay $149 to buy this module, and $49 for professional installation.
3. Advanced SEO Suite by Mirasvit
Well, well, well, the Advanced SEO Suite by Mirasvit gives your ecommerce website an opportunity to rank higher in all of the noteworthy search engines, like Google, Bing, and Yahoo. It makes your search engine performance at par.
It helps you to optimize your website for specific terms related to specific product categories. What else do you want?
Go and grab it for $149 (excluding of installation charges) only. This Magento extension supports Community Editions 1.4.1-1.9.3 and Enterprise Editions 188.8.131.52 – 184.108.40.206
4. Free Magento SEO Extension by Creare
This is the best free Magento SEO extension that you can find. Free Magento SEO Extension by Creare allows you to experiment with your ecommerce website’s SEO. One of the best advantages of using this module is that once installed, all features are automatically enabled without any configuration and customization.
This module is not only comprehensive, but user-friendly as well. It facilitates you to use HTML sitemap page extension. You can also use this module to NOINDEX your categorized web pages as well. If you want to get rid of redundant meta keywords and meta description, this module suits you perfectly. Other user-friendly options include: Disabled Product Redirecting, Breadcrumb Structured Data, XML Sitemap Fix, and SEO Options Checker, etc.
5. Ultimate SEO Suite by AheadWorks v1.3.8
This is one of the most useful Magento modules as it provides multi-store support for your ecommerce website. If you want to include canonical URLs in Google sitemap, or enjoy extension support for your blog, you should opt for Ultimate SEO Suite by AheadWorks. By using this module, you can crawl and index your ecommerce website quite intelligently.
This extension helps you to split your sitemap into small files that can be easily managed. You can also index pictures on your website by using this extension also. One of the best advantages of this module is that it automatically change long URLs into canonical URLs.
6. SEO Suite
SEO Suite is one of the most powerful and versatile SEO extensions you can get for your Magento 2 store! It takes care of all the nitty gritty aspects of your store like avoiding content duplication issues, managing dynamic templates and improving website indexation. The extension includes an easy-to-use dashboard that gives you a bird’s eye view of all the SEO settings and tweaks that make your SEO management a walk in the park.
This extension really has it all when it comes to nailing down the SEO aspect of your website! You can get your hands on the basic version of the extension for $69 and the full-featured version for $159.
7. SEOSpace Ultimate Magento Extension
SEOSpace extension efficiently supports the optimization of your e-store. One of the most vivid advantages of this extension is that it helps you to verify and keep a track code of your ecommerce website performance on Alexa, Google, Bing, and other giant search engines.
Let me tell you something really special about this extension. SEOSpace supports Facebook Open Graph, thus allowing you to add powerful and interactive social buttons to your ecommerce website.
8. Canonical URLs Magento Extension by FMEAddons v1.1
Do you want to automatically generate canonical URLs for your ecommerce website? If yes, then go for Canonical URLs Magento Extension by FMEAddons. It’s really a simple extension that helps search engines to select the relevant pages as per number of visits on pages based on categories. This makes it easy for you to attract more visitors on specific pages.
This extension also helps you detect and get rid of duplicate content. One of the best features of this Magento module is that it can add a drop-down menu on your e-store. You can automatically select a generate canonical URL or you can do it manually. It provides correct URLs from databases for your CMS pages.
9. Advanced SEO by Mageex
Advanced SEO Module can automatically rewrite meta description of your products and you can always use this extension to automate the URL Rewrite function. This module also helps you in advanced sitemap management along with processing the previous data with respect to time and date by configuring your ecommerce website.
It is compatible with Magento Community Edition version 1.4 – 1.7 for only $ 18.90
10. SEO Suite Enterprise
As the name suggests, the SEO Suite Enterprise is the perfect solution provider for enterprise businesses. It offers dynamic and diversified functionality for optimizing your e-store. This extension is simply awesome because it provides you with dynamic templates for managing the navigation of your ecommerce website without any hassle. By using this extension you are able to create customized canonical tags for products. With this extension, you also get the robot.txt editor.
With this extension, you can optimize anything you want from URL optimization to frontend sitemap optimization and from SEO reports to dynamic product templates, all thanks to dynamic layered navigation. This extension also supports rich snippets within your web pages. With a whole lot of benefits, this extensions works well with all Community Editions and Enterprise Editions. Caution: It is available for $249 in the market.
11. Layered Navigation SEO
The Layered Navigation SEO extension works best when you want to use multiple filters for same attribute of your web store. It also supports Ajax navigation by using history pushstate/popstate. With this extension, you can always use price slider with auto update and submit button.
This extension also provides you the liberty to enable or disable any of the features – that it supports – from the backend. And you know what, it’s absolutely free. However, there is a catch. This extension works automatically for default Magento theme. If you are using customized Magento theme for your ecommerce website, then you have to integrate it manually.
12. Advance Sitemap
The Advance Sitemap extension works best in combination with SEO Suite extension. This extension helps you in generating the sitemap automatically. By using this module, you can also set keep a track of the frequency of the fields in accordance with the priority of each field, even the home page’s priority and frequency can be set.
This extension makes your e-store attractive and eye catching for your visitors and clients. You can also showcase frontend tabs on your website, giving it a more attractive look. You can also add a new sitemap to your website by using this extension. It is fully compatible with Magento Community Editions 1.3.0 to 1.9.2. You will have to pay $52 to buy it.
13. SEO Rich Snippets
One of the best things about this module or extension is that it supports and is fully compatible with social media sites, including Facebook and Pinterest. It means that you can now engage your customers via social media. This gives a relative boost to your website traffic which is always welcome. It is available for $57 in the market.
14. MSemantic SEO for Rich Snippets
This is yet another extension that you can use to get your ecommerce website rank higher in search engines, such as Bing, Google, and Yahoo. The ‘MSemantic SEO for Rich Snippets’ extension works similarly as the one mentioned above.
By using this extension, you can increase the Click Through Rates (CTRs) by almost 30% for sure. This extension is compatible and fully supports the mobile applications. So, if your ecommerce website is mobile responsive, you can use it your advantage by providing access to a large number of online clients.
I would repeat my words in these final lines. To find the best fix, you should pick and test extensions from these 14 Magento extensions. It is not necessary everything here works for you, but there are tools that can really help your SEO and SERPs. Did we miss a good Magento SEO extension? Let us know in the comments sections.
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