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Yoast SEO 17.7

Meet Yoast SEO 17.7! This release introduces a new configuration workout to help you set up the Yoast SEO plugin properly from the get-go. Get the basic settings right in Yoast SEO and create a solid foundation for your SEO! Read more about what's new in Yoast SEO 17.7 in our release post in English or our release post in Spanish!


  • Replaces the configuration wizard with a configuration workout, which makes it easier to configure Yoast SEO for your website.
  • Adds a link to the archive page for the content types in the Search Appearance settings. Props to felipelousantos.
  • Adds a few more French transition words to be recognised by the transition words assessment. Props to Cellophile.


  • Fixes a bug where non-passive Greek words ending in -ου or -είτε were previously recognized as passive. Props to artemidaspatanews.
  • Fixes a bug where some post types would cause a PHP warning about custom fields.
  • Fixes a bug where memory issues could occur when indexing a site with large amounts of terms assigned to many posts.