It has been more than 9 years since Magento was introduced in the e-commerce market. It instantly became a huge hit in the e-commerce open-source platforms and was among the first options for developing an e-commerce store. Hence, if you have decided to come online for selling products and opt for Magento as an e-commerce platform for your store, then you have made a smart move.
However, after reaching online first thing you will realize that there are hundreds of similar sites on the web. Whether it is education, sports, healthcare, e-commerce, fashion, lifestyle, or any other niche, there is a huge competition in every field. In fact, getting your e-commerce store on the top Google results page is a very big achievement for entrepreneurs. So what you must do to stand alone on the online e-commerce market, and gain huge traffic on your site?
The answer is you should improve SEO and overall online marketing possibilities. But hiring SEO experts will not give you immediate results, you have to keep patience, as it is a gradual process, and soon you will get listed in the top Google results page. One of the best practices of improving the SEO of your Magento 2 store is to use the best SEO extensions. Hence, in this article, we are going to focus on the best SEO extensions that you can use to improve the overall ranking of your e-commerce store.
Magento 2 SEO Suite Ultimate is a premium extension developed by Mageworx. It comes with out-of-the-box SEO features and dramatically improves the ranking of your e-commerce store. You can optimize the meta tags, meta titles, plus meta descriptions which will boost the site rankings on Google. You can also provide advanced Magento Rich Snippets, layered navigation pages, using this extension. It eliminates pages with duplicate content and automates the process of internal link building. There are canonical tags, Robot Meta Handler, Cross Links, Product SEO templates, Category SEO, Category Filter SEO, etc. It is priced at $299.
- Advanced templates to optimize meta values, descriptions, URL keys, SEO names, etc.
- Improve store crawling and indexation
- Cross-linking automation of all relevant site pages
- Track SEO problems with your products
- Avoid Duplicate content
The Ultimate SEO Optimizer extension has been developed by FME extensions. It is a next-level SEO extension which will significantly improve the on-page SEO of your site. It will help you in reducing the search engine optimization workload along with the digital marketing campaign cost. It has 8 powerful tools that can automate the SEO and will result in better search results. There are auto-generated SEO optimized meta tags also that can generate meta title description, and keywords for products, categories, and CMS pages. You can create the image alt tags & SEO meta tags using this Magento 2 SEO Toolkit. It is priced at $179.
- Add SEO Optimized Image Alt Tags
- Extended Google Rich Snippets – Schema Tags
- Generate Hreflang tags for Multilingual Online store
- Add HTML & XML Sitemap to Your Store
- Apply No-Index No-Follow Tags
- Canonicalize URLs to Avoid Duplicate Content Issue
This extension has been developed by the renowned Magento extension development company Amasty. Although, Magento 2 comes with default layered navigation, however, it is not flexible enough to comply with modern eCommerce requirements. This extension can help you in providing a better shopping experience to the customer and will boost the SEO ranking with a feature-rich navigation system. There are handy widgets and multiple filters so that the visitors can easily find the product they require. Apart from this, there are navigation filters, advanced categories tree, New “Shop by” options, etc. It is priced at $339.
- Display search box and tooltips to any filter
- Adjust brand products order
- Present subcategories in the category tree
- Display a slider with subcategories’ images
- SEO-friendly URL for Brand pages
- Customizable URL alias for filter options
Snippets are a highly important factor that can drive your e-commerce business. A snippet is actually the zero-result for a Google Search and places it higher than any other search result in a query. You must have come across them, but unlikely to observe them. When a browser, like Google, takes a clip from a website and then highlights it, in its own box for answering any question or responding to a request, those were the snippets. Here’s the example:
It is a highly valuable feature as the user tends to open a snippet box first than any other search results. But yes, it requires a very high level of SEO, which is possible with the Google Rich Snippets for Magento 2 extension. It highlights the necessary information in search results for increasing the visibility of your site and draws highly targeted traffic to the store. It is priced at $129.
- Rich snippets help in faster website indexation and increased CTR
- Show average products rating + min starting price on a snippet
- Image Search Schema Markup in Magento 2
- Stock availability & New Condition tags
- Display site name in search results
This is a free Magento extension that you can use for securely integrating a WordPress blog. It is amongst the best blogging extensions and content management systems for Magento 2, which is used by thousands of Magento stores. By publishing great content on your Magento store you can improve the SEO of it. You can also use WordPress shortcodes, page builders, and SEO features to combine the SEO power of WordPress with the eCommerce power of Magento.
- Free of Cost
- Full integration of WordPress into Magento Theme
- Use popular WordPress plugins like Yoast
- Add single products or products lists into a blog
In this article, we have listed the best SEO extensions for your Magento store. However, if you require a custom Magento extension for your particular requirement then you can definitely consult. At Emizentech, the best Magento development company in India, we are having expertise in developing such custom Magento extensions. Our certified Magento developers are having a niche in meeting customer requirements.