Yoast SEO 9.2.1

Does Yoast SEO work with WordPress 5.0 and PHP 7.0.16? A smoke test was performed on .

Summary

Errors
4WordPress deprecation warnings
1JavaScript exceptions
All test pages loaded successfully
No resource errors
Performance

Memory usage: 947.39 KiB
The average PHP memory usage increased by this amount after activating by the plugin.

Page speed impact: 0.059 seconds
The average page load time increased by this amount after activating the plugin.

Environment
WordPress version5.0
PHP version7.0.16
MySQL version5.7.17
PHP memory limit256M
Plugin Info
Last updated
Active installs 5,000,000+
WordPress.org page https://wordpress.org/plugins/wordpress-seo/
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Pages 23

Plugins ‹ Test site — WordPress

Page screenshot: Plugins ‹ Test site — WordPress
URL /wp-admin/plugins.php?activate=true&plugin_status=all&paged=1&s=
Requested URL /wp-admin/plugins.php?action=activate&plugin=wordpress-seo%2Fwp-seo.php&plugin_status=all&paged=1&s&_wpnonce=2433a550e1
Aspect after-activation
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.221 s
Memory usage 4.18 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

SEO 22 notifications

Page screenshot: SEO 22 notifications
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=wpseo_dashboard
Aspect menu-item
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.101 s
Memory usage 4.28 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

SEO 22 notifications → Features

Page screenshot: SEO 22 notifications → Features
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=wpseo_dashboard
Aspect menu-item-tab
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.093 s
Memory usage 4.08 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

SEO 22 notifications → Webmaster Tools

Page screenshot: SEO 22 notifications → Webmaster Tools
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=wpseo_dashboard
Aspect menu-item-tab
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.094 s
Memory usage 4.08 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

SEO 22 notifications → Search Appearance

Page screenshot: SEO 22 notifications → Search Appearance
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=wpseo_titles
Aspect menu-item
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.141 s
Memory usage 4.36 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

SEO 22 notifications → Search Appearance → Content Types

Page screenshot: SEO 22 notifications → Search Appearance → Content Types
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=wpseo_titles
Aspect menu-item-tab
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.127 s
Memory usage 4.16 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

SEO 22 notifications → Search Appearance → Media

Page screenshot: SEO 22 notifications → Search Appearance → Media
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=wpseo_titles
Aspect menu-item-tab
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.087 s
Memory usage 4.16 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

SEO 22 notifications → Search Appearance → Taxonomies

Page screenshot: SEO 22 notifications → Search Appearance → Taxonomies
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=wpseo_titles
Aspect menu-item-tab
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.079 s
Memory usage 4.16 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

SEO 22 notifications → Search Appearance → Archives

Page screenshot: SEO 22 notifications → Search Appearance → Archives
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=wpseo_titles
Aspect menu-item-tab
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.098 s
Memory usage 4.16 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

SEO 22 notifications → Search Appearance → Breadcrumbs

Page screenshot: SEO 22 notifications → Search Appearance → Breadcrumbs
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=wpseo_titles
Aspect menu-item-tab
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.087 s
Memory usage 4.16 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

SEO 22 notifications → Search Appearance → RSS

Page screenshot: SEO 22 notifications → Search Appearance → RSS
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=wpseo_titles
Aspect menu-item-tab
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.102 s
Memory usage 4.16 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

SEO 22 notifications → Search Console

Page screenshot: SEO 22 notifications → Search Console
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=wpseo_search_console&tab=settings
Requested URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=wpseo_search_console
Aspect menu-item
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.086 s
Memory usage 4.27 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

SEO 22 notifications → Social

Page screenshot: SEO 22 notifications → Social
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=wpseo_social
Aspect menu-item
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.238 s
Memory usage 4.19 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

SEO 22 notifications → Social → Facebook

Page screenshot: SEO 22 notifications → Social → Facebook
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=wpseo_social
Aspect menu-item-tab
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.066 s
Memory usage 4.07 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

SEO 22 notifications → Social → Twitter

Page screenshot: SEO 22 notifications → Social → Twitter
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=wpseo_social
Aspect menu-item-tab
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.188 s
Memory usage 4.06 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

SEO 22 notifications → Social → Pinterest

Page screenshot: SEO 22 notifications → Social → Pinterest
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=wpseo_social
Aspect menu-item-tab
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.069 s
Memory usage 4.06 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

SEO 22 notifications → Social → Google+

Page screenshot: SEO 22 notifications → Social → Google+
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=wpseo_social
Aspect menu-item-tab
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.407 s
Memory usage 4.06 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

SEO 22 notifications → Tools

Page screenshot: SEO 22 notifications → Tools
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=wpseo_tools
Aspect menu-item
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.074 s
Memory usage 4.09 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

SEO 22 notifications → Premium

Page screenshot: SEO 22 notifications → Premium
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=wpseo_licenses
Aspect menu-item
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.083 s
Memory usage 4.14 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Test site - Just another WordPress site

Page screenshot: Test site - Just another WordPress site
URL /
Aspect front-page
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.105 s
Memory usage 3.65 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Dashboard ‹ Test site — WordPress

Page screenshot: Dashboard ‹ Test site — WordPress
URL /wp-admin/index.php
Aspect new-meta-boxes
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.333 s
Memory usage 4.11 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Edit Post ‹ Test site — WordPress

Page screenshot: Edit Post ‹ Test site — WordPress
URL /wp-admin/post-new.php
Aspect new-meta-boxes
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.320 s
Memory usage 6.1 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Edit Page ‹ Test site — WordPress

Page screenshot: Edit Page ‹ Test site — WordPress
URL /wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=page
Aspect new-meta-boxes
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.423 s
Memory usage 6.07 MiB
JS errors
[
    {
        "message": "[object Object]",
        "trace": [
            {
                "file": "/wp-content/plugins/wordpress-seo/js/dist/wp-seo-post-scraper-921.min.js?ver=9.2.1",
                "line": 1,
                "function": ""
            }
        ]
    }
]
Resource errors None

Benchmark

URL Load time Memory usage
Inactive Active Change Inactive Active Change
/wp-admin/index.php0.075 s0.095 s+0.020 s3.22 MiB4.11 MiB+ 906.31 KiB
/wp-admin/edit.php0.142 s0.107 s-0.035 s3.25 MiB4.41 MiB+ 1.16 MiB
/wp-admin/post-new.php0.285 s1.012 s+0.727 s4.92 MiB6.15 MiB+ 1.23 MiB
/wp-admin/upload.php0.064 s0.117 s+0.053 s3.15 MiB3.96 MiB+ 832.29 KiB
/wp-admin/options-writing.php0.105 s0.077 s-0.028 s3.17 MiB3.96 MiB+ 803.98 KiB
/wp-admin/media-new.php0.049 s0.091 s+0.042 s3.07 MiB3.95 MiB+ 898.63 KiB
/wp-admin/edit-tags.php?taxonomy=category0.119 s0.063 s-0.056 s3.17 MiB4.06 MiB+ 911.21 KiB
/wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=page0.357 s0.324 s-0.033 s4.9 MiB6.07 MiB+ 1.17 MiB
/wp-admin/options-discussion.php0.288 s0.208 s-0.080 s3.07 MiB3.95 MiB+ 897.69 KiB
/wp-admin/edit-comments.php0.086 s0.142 s+0.056 s3.18 MiB4.02 MiB+ 858.5 KiB
/0.117 s0.099 s-0.018 s3 MiB3.65 MiB+ 661.7 KiB
Average 0.153 s0.212 s+0.059 s3.47 MiB4.39 MiB+ 947.39 KiB

Additions

Things that the plugin adds to the site. This section is not intended to be comprehensive. The test tool only looks for a few specific types of added content.

Database Tables 2

Options wp_options 4

User Metadata wp_usermeta 1

Meta Boxes

{
    "dashboard": {
        "wpseo-dashboard-overview": {
            "title": "Yoast SEO Posts Overview",
            "context": "normal"
        }
    },
    "post": {
        "wpseo_meta": {
            "title": "Yoast SEO",
            "context": "normal"
        }
    },
    "page": {
        "wpseo_meta": {
            "title": "Yoast SEO",
            "context": "normal"
        }
    }
}

Roles 2

ID Name
wpseo_managerSEO Manager
wpseo_editorSEO Editor

Capabilities 3

PHP Error Log 4 lines

[09-Dec-2018 23:49:55 UTC] PHP Notice:  edit_form_advanced is <strong>deprecated</strong> since version 5.0.0! Use block_editor_meta_box_hidden_fields instead. This action is still supported in the classic editor, but is deprecated in the block editor. in /wp-includes/functions.php on line 4112
[09-Dec-2018 23:50:00 UTC] PHP Notice:  edit_form_advanced is <strong>deprecated</strong> since version 5.0.0! Use block_editor_meta_box_hidden_fields instead. This action is still supported in the classic editor, but is deprecated in the block editor. in /wp-includes/functions.php on line 4112
[09-Dec-2018 23:50:06 UTC] PHP Notice:  edit_form_advanced is <strong>deprecated</strong> since version 5.0.0! Use block_editor_meta_box_hidden_fields instead. This action is still supported in the classic editor, but is deprecated in the block editor. in /wp-includes/functions.php on line 4112
[09-Dec-2018 23:50:09 UTC] PHP Notice:  edit_form_advanced is <strong>deprecated</strong> since version 5.0.0! Use block_editor_meta_box_hidden_fields instead. This action is still supported in the classic editor, but is deprecated in the block editor. in /wp-includes/functions.php on line 4112
See also: All tests for this plugin, How to Hide Yoast SEO Admin Menus and More