Yoast SEO 7.5.1

Does Yoast SEO work with WordPress 4.9.6 and PHP 7.0.16? A smoke test was performed on .

Summary

Errors
No PHP errors, warnings or notices
1JavaScript exceptions
All test pages loaded successfully
No resource errors
Performance

Memory usage: 939.01 KiB
The average PHP memory usage increased by this amount after activating by the plugin.

Page speed impact: 0.078 seconds
The average page load time increased by this amount after activating the plugin.

Environment
WordPress version4.9.6
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 11

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=6ec2acd364
Aspect after-activation
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.172 s
Memory usage 4.05 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 0.074 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 0.108 s
Memory usage 4.12 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 0.080 s
Memory usage 4.07 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 0.118 s
Memory usage 3.99 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 0.184 s
Memory usage 3.96 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 0.088 s
Memory usage 4.01 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 0.098 s
Memory usage 3.46 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 0.238 s
Memory usage 3.91 MiB
JS errors
[
    {
        "message": "ReferenceError: Can't find variable: fetch",
        "trace": [
            {
                "file": "/wp-content/plugins/wordpress-seo/js/dist/commons-751.min.js?ver=7.5.1",
                "line": 9,
                "function": "u"
            }
        ]
    }
]
Resource errors None

Add New Post ‹ Test site — WordPress

Page screenshot: Add New Post ‹ Test site — WordPress
URL /wp-admin/post-new.php
Aspect new-meta-boxes
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.112 s
Memory usage 4.27 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Add New Page ‹ Test site — WordPress

Page screenshot: Add New Page ‹ Test site — WordPress
URL /wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=page
Aspect new-meta-boxes
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.242 s
Memory usage 4.26 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Benchmark

URL Load time Memory usage
Inactive Active Change Inactive Active Change
/wp-admin/index.php0.142 s0.071 s-0.071 s3.09 MiB3.91 MiB+ 830.65 KiB
/wp-admin/edit.php0.111 s0.094 s-0.017 s3.12 MiB4.21 MiB+ 1.09 MiB
/wp-admin/post-new.php0.198 s0.822 s+0.624 s3.19 MiB4.47 MiB+ 1.29 MiB
/wp-admin/upload.php0.113 s0.155 s+0.042 s2.96 MiB3.82 MiB+ 884.3 KiB
/wp-admin/options-writing.php0.083 s0.073 s-0.010 s3.04 MiB3.81 MiB+ 790.34 KiB
/wp-admin/media-new.php0.048 s0.204 s+0.156 s2.94 MiB3.8 MiB+ 885.72 KiB
/wp-admin/edit-tags.php?taxonomy=category0.086 s0.066 s-0.020 s2.98 MiB3.86 MiB+ 899.26 KiB
/wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=page0.093 s0.111 s+0.018 s3.19 MiB4.26 MiB+ 1.06 MiB
/wp-admin/options-discussion.php0.087 s0.100 s+0.013 s2.94 MiB3.81 MiB+ 884.97 KiB
/wp-admin/edit-comments.php0.083 s0.238 s+0.155 s2.98 MiB3.85 MiB+ 884.21 KiB
/0.118 s0.090 s-0.028 s2.73 MiB3.46 MiB+ 748.68 KiB
Average 0.106 s0.184 s+0.078 s3.01 MiB3.93 MiB+ 939.01 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 7

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"
        }
    },
    "attachment": {
        "wpseo_meta": {
            "title": "Yoast SEO",
            "context": "normal"
        }
    }
}

Roles 2

ID Name
wpseo_managerSEO Manager
wpseo_editorSEO Editor

Capabilities 3

PHP Error Log

The log file is empty.

See also: All tests for this plugin, How to Hide Yoast SEO Admin Menus and More