How do I assign a user an SEO role?

Last update: 28 September, 2017

With the release of Yoast SEO 5.5 comes a great new feature: SEO roles. Not sure which user role to pick? This article explains the available SEO roles and capabilities.

  • Log in to your WordPress website as an Administrator. When you’re logged in, you will be in your ‘Dashboard’. On the left-hand side, you will see a menu. In that menu, click on ‘Users’.
  • Click on the username of a user that needs to be assigned an SEO role.
  • Click on the role drop down menu and select the appropriate SEO role.WordPress Admin > Users > Edit User : Role
  • Click ‘Update User’.

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