Yoast SEO 5.8

Yoast SEO was updated to version 5.8, from version 5.7.1. Changelog:

  • Fixes a bug where inactive suggested plugins weren’t displaying a notification.
  • Fixes a bug where an error would be thrown if a Yoast SEO custom database table was missing.
  • Fixes a bug where the layout of the metabox would break if too little content was present.
  • Fixes a bug where the WordPress editor was being displayed for custom, private taxonomies.
  • Fixes a bug where the analysis heading is shown when readability and keyword analysis has been turned off.
  • Fixes a bug where outputting on the_content filter calls could result in faulty AJAX requests.
  • Introduces wpseo_breadcrumb_single_link_info filter for modifying breadcrumb data.
  • Introduces wpseo_redirect_orphan_attachment action to allow unattached attachment pages to be redirected in tune with the relevant setting.
  • Enhances integration with most role/capability manager plugins using the members_get_capabilities filter.
  • Adds a Yoast group to the Members and User Role Editor plugins to easily find the Yoast SEO capabilities.
  • Made link for Premium buy button changeable.
  • Removes the max-width on alerts to present a better UI.
  • Sets default Twitter Card option to ‘Summary with large image’.
  • Makes the content accessible by adding scroll functionality in the help center tabs.
  • Improves the suggested plugins messages and adds installation and activation links when appropriate.
  • Makes sure that the yoast_seo_links table is accessible before attempting to run a query against it.
  • Uses Gutenberg content if it is available.
  • Cleaned up codebase by removing old Knowledge Base Search code.
  • Improved the codebase to make it comply with the latest WordPress Coding Standards.