When an update made it impossible to open the WordPress Dashboard, the problem ended up being an incompatible SEO plugin that shut everything down. Of all the search engine optimization features, meta descriptions are the most important for us. Here, in this post I am going to share with you some of the best free wordpress meta descriptions plugins for your wordpress blogs.

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1. Catch Web Tools

Catch Web Tools is a new modular plugin from Catch Themes. Power up your WordPress site with powerful features that were till now only available to Catch Themes users.

Catch Web Tools
Catch Web Tools

2. WordPress SEO by Yoast

WordPress out of the box is already technically quite a good platform for SEO. This plugin is written from the ground up by Joost de Valk and his team at Yoast to improve your site’s SEO on all needed aspects.

WordPress SEO by Yoast
WordPress SEO by Yoast

3. Greg’s High Performance SEO

This plugin is intended for anyone who wants to help search engines find their material: it’s not just for professional marketers, it’s not just for those who make their living via the web, and it’s certainly not only for developers or full-time settings tweakers.

Greg's High Performance SEO
Greg’s High Performance SEO

4. Global Meta Keyword & Description

This plugin is for globally Meta Keyword and Meta Description. Once its configured it can be used in all pages.

Global Meta Keyword & Description
Global Meta Keyword & Description

5. FV Simpler SEO

Streamlined interface with no keywords field. Option to turn off excerpts and automated descriptions. Far better for pure SEO and for client use.

FV Simpler SEO
FV Simpler SEO

6. SEO Extended

SEO Extended into WordPress SEO by Yoast, read about it here. If you install version 1.5 or later, you will no longer need SEO Extended and should uninstall SEO Extended.

SEO Extended
SEO Extended

7. Simplicy SEO

Simplicy SEO will allow you to optimize your SEO for your WordPress blog plugin.

Simplicy SEO
Simplicy SEO

8. WordPress Meta Description

This plugin will give you the ability to use the excerpt as meta description for any post or page. From now you are able to control the description of your site which will be displayed on the search engine results pages.

WordPress Meta Description
WordPress Meta Description

9. Meta Tags Optimization

Meta Keywords(s) and Meta Description on posts and pages and consult with a seo expert. In new version, This plugin supported with Unlimited Custom Post types.

Meta Tags Optimization
Meta Tags Optimization

10. RankWise SEO WordPress Plugin

This is a first release for the working version of the RankWise SEO scan as a WordPress plug-in. The state of art core scanning and analytic core have been incorporated and is fully functional.

RankWise SEO WordPress Plugin
RankWise SEO WordPress Plugin

11. WordPress Click & Go SEO

There are many different SEO plugins for WordPress out there. The idea behind WordPress Click & Go SEO is to provide you with the essential tools you need to optimize your site – nothing more, nothing less.

WordPress Click & Go SEO
WordPress Click & Go SEO

12. Category SEO Meta Tags

Add ability to add meta tags for category,tag pages and custom taxonomies. This plugin specially designed to work with All In One SEO plugin. Allow you to add custom meta tags for category and tag pages. This plugin specially designed to work with All In One SEO plugin.

Category SEO Meta Tags
Category SEO Meta Tags