WordPress SEO 1.5.3

WordPress SEO was updated to version 1.5.3, from version 1.5.2.8. Changelog:

  • Don’t ping search engines if the blog is set to ‘discourage search engines from indexing this site’.
  • Fix error in sitemap_index.xml if post type does not contain any posts.
  • Use the correct HTTP protocol for responses.
  • Better OG locale handling.
  • Fixed: ‘breadcrumb_last’ class was missing on homepage.
  • Fix empty post id notice.
  • Localize dates where appropriate.
  • Fix for escaping str literals in JS regexes.
  • Redirect paginated archive pages with a pagination number that doesn’t exist to the first page of that archive.
  • Update score circle icon to look great on HiDPI displays, as well as fitting better with WordPress 3.8+ design.
  • Only show article publication time for posts, not for pages or other post types, introduce a new filter to do allow them when needed.
  • Load of improvements to banners and licenses page.
  • Update snippet preview to use latest Google design changes.