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June 5, 2018 at 8:13 pm #592777George
I noticed that the section where you can specify the post title, the post description, and the post tags for the search engines disappeared from all my posts. I have all the screen option boxes checked. This must have just happened since when I published my last post a few days ago, the meta description section was still there. What can cause this to disappear?GeneratePress 2.1.2GP Premium 1.6.2June 5, 2018 at 9:17 pm #592799LeoStaffCustomer Support
Are those from WordPress? Don’t think I see them either:
If you don’t see them in my video either, then it’s probably from a plugin?
Let me know if this helps 🙂June 6, 2018 at 12:42 am #592868George
I noticed the same phenomenon on all my websites which run on GP. Then I turned off all plugins. That didn’t help. Then I switched to the 2017 theme, AND all plugins were deactivated. That didn’t help either. Now I am stumped. Do you see the metadata fields on your sites? Any idea what is going on?June 6, 2018 at 4:27 am #592970LeoStaffCustomer SupportJune 6, 2018 at 6:25 am #593054George
I don’t see the metabox in your video either.
I tested this with ALL plugins deactivated, and I cannot get the metabox to show in any of my sites.June 6, 2018 at 9:29 am #593245TomLead DeveloperLead DeveloperJune 6, 2018 at 7:07 pm #593568George
No, no Yoast, and I deactivated all plugins anyway, which didn’t help. It is just strange that the metabox disappeared on all my sites. Without it I have no more influence what shows up in google search results. When you look at your site, does the metabox show up in your posts? (title, description, and tags)June 6, 2018 at 7:59 pm #593610LeoStaffCustomer SupportJune 6, 2018 at 8:41 pm #593633George
Aha, now I get it, thanks. You are right, this must be from my All-in-one SEO pack plugin, and their latest update must have broken this.June 6, 2018 at 9:04 pm #593642LeoStaffCustomer SupportJune 8, 2018 at 3:59 pm #595560Susan
I think All-In-One SEO changed something in the default settings so that the metaboxes don’t automatically show in pages with sections.
In All-In-One SEO settings, you have to enable SEO for Custom Post Types, then tick the box for “SEO for Custom Post Types: Enabled”
I hope this helps.June 8, 2018 at 7:22 pm #595657
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