How to disable the ‘SEO Keyword Analysis’ feature

This guide is about the SEO keyword analysis previously called page analysis. For the new Readability tab, please see this article.

The SEO keyword analysis reviews the content of your post and provides you with real-time improvement tips. While we definitely recommend using the analysis, you can disable the SEO keyword analysis site wide or per user. This feature is enabled by default.

  1. Log in to your WordPress website.

    When you're logged in, you will be in your 'Dashboard'.

  2. Click on 'SEO'.

    On the left-hand side, you will see a menu. In that menu, click on 'SEO'.

  3. Click on 'General'.

    The 'SEO' settings will expand providing you additional options. Click on 'General'.
    Admin SEO General

  4. Click on the 'Features' tab. 

    Admin SEO General Features

  5. Toggle the 'SEO analysis' switch.

    To enable the feature, toggle the switch to 'On'.
    To disable the feature, toggle the switch to 'Off'.

  6. Click 'Save Changes'.

How to disable Yoast SEO Keyword Analysis for individual users

  • Log in to your WordPress website.
    When you're logged in, you will be in your 'Dashboard'.
  • Click on 'Users'.
    On the left-hand side, you will see a menu. In that menu, click on 'Users'.
  • Click on 'Your Profile' or 'Edit' for other users.
    The 'Users' settings will expand providing you additional options. Click on 'Your Profile' to disable for yourself or click 'Edit' on another user to disable for them.
    Admin : Users : Your Profile
  • Toggle the 'Disable SEO analysis' checkbox.
    To enable the feature, uncheck the box.
    To disable the feature, check the box.
    disable seo analysis
  • Save Changes.

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