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What is Rank Math?
Rank Math is a WordPress SEO plugin that can be used to optimize the SEO on WordPress websites. They call it the Swiss Army Knife of WordPress SEO. Let’s see the Rank Math review by our team
The honest Rank Math review conducted by our team by keeping several things in mind. You’ll see all the categories or the areas where we’ve tested the plugin and the result we found. Here is how we did it. We downloaded the plugin, installed it on one of our websites, noted all the consequences, the results based on our checklist, and prepared this Rank Math review article for you.
What is Rank Math?
The Rank Math SEO plugin seems to be quite light. It got loaded quite faster and there was no performance drop after the installation of Rank Math on our website.
We found the Rank Math user interaction, much more user-centric. We find the screens more clear and concise. They have a clean user interface for on-page SEO analysis and all other screens that are available. Even though there are a lot of features, but it does not look like a mess.
Rank Math has a simple and easy-to-follow setup wizard. What we liked about this wizard is it allows Easy and Advanced mode depending on your skill and interest.
Free. You can download the Rank Math WordPress SEO plugin for free. We did not see any hidden costs or membership fees while using this plugin.
The plugin size while we download was 2.3 MB. Looking into the size we thought, this plugin might be quite light and it turned out to be true.
Local SEO: Rank Math allows to set up the information for the local SEO and provides the shortcode that can be used to display the contact information.
Social Media: You can set up your social media (Facebook and Twitter) in Rank Math.
Default SEO title and description: You can define the default SEO title and description for various post types in Rank Math.
Sitemap: As in other SEO plugins, Rank Math also allows you to generate the sitemap and you can control on what you want to include in your sitemap.
Role Manager: One of the coolest things we’ve found in Rank Math is it allows you to manage various roles and the action they can take. For example, you can edit the role of Editor and provide additional action rights. This will give you a little more flexibility in managing the roles specifically for this plugin.
Search Console: It provides you a nice dashboard with various important information if you have connected to the search console. The data that you can see in this dashboard are Click History, Impression History, CTR History, and Position History.
SEO Analysis: Another coolest feature that we find useful is SEO Analysis. Here, you can get the analysis report of your entire website from one place and will show you the average total score of your website.
On Page SEO Analysis: Rank Math’s On-Page SEO Analysis is nice and provides an intuitive way to view the scores. You can add multiple focus keywords and that also free of cost. Easy to understand checklist makes it much easier while working.
Import SEO Settings: Another feature that we liked about Rank Math is it allows you to import your SEO settings from other SEO plugins in a click. This way, if you already are using other plugins and want to switch back to Rank Math, there is an easy way.
7. Rating on WordPress.org
Till the date of this review, the rating on WordPress.org is quite impressive. Take a look at it yourself.
Rank Math support is quite active and responsive. The stat while publishing this article was something like this.
Update: Rank Math Pro is already out in the market.
Rank Math Pro has already been released and we’ll be writing the updated review on Rank Math pro soon.