Will Yoast SEO Be Changing in the Near Future?

What’s next for Yoast now that another company has acquired them?

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about I know you had said on on Twitter that you’re gonna be looking at it.

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•  And then what I’m watching it.

•  you’re you were the first to ask me someone else asked me about too.

•  Mh.

•  I’m I’m just keeping my.

•  I’m none about to pull out.

•  But.

•  Yeah.

•  But I’d suggest in the next six months to year, gonna start seeing implications to that because They’re gonna wanna recoup the cost to purchase seeing it.

•  That’s kinda what I I would as well.

•  So, you know, I ben there is several different and I that La long, do you know we’re talking about Yeah.

•  Familiar yeah.

•  Okay.

•  Well, the fact that they were bought by is Is a high what payment.

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•  Not.

•  or my I think it’s, but bigger.

•  I’ve never heard the company that one that was the company that did bought something else, I wanna say because now, I I don’t have.

•  They’re about by big raw that up ton of What thousand?

•  Other I a lot of posting company using said everyone kinda want say that happens a lot of stuff goes on and and a lot of developers.

•  don’t really like to stay with them.

•  So so that’s kind of the thing It’s like a case of what’s happening now with with that.

•  So You know, and Hi.

•  it’s new digital.

•  get who who you bought and new phone digital.

•  Oh, and n they gotta okay here it is.

•  They.

•  They.

•  They.

•  They bought E.

•  So it is.

•  But it it’s the it’s everybody in the industry says E evidently, new old digital is to like, Now oh all that.

•  Mh.

•  So it’s kinda like.

•  you know, all those different different things.

•  So I’m just kinda a little bit, you know, concerned about where that’s gonna go.

•  and I I don’t know right now neil lot people have some other things that they like in lot people actually have can recent nearest moved away from us.

•  I haven’t.

•  I know you’re still you you like it as well.

•  Theoretically yes her software, so we could go we can focus it Off github and create our own and maintain it.

•  Okay.

•  You know, it’s if that that’s kind of this spark if i knew how do you get that’s what I would do.

•  Like, I so and Seo again.

•  That’s exactly what I could I could legally do that.

•  Yes.

•  just basically cut out all the.

•  fluff and keep but I the maintaining of it would be a channel.

•  Yeah.

•  Exactly a whole staff doing it.

•  Yeah.

•  I would wanna have emails with that.

•  But.

•  Yeah.

•  Yeah.

•  I all things miss change.

•  Right?

•  Is this?

•  I’m using now or not to plug used five years ago.

•  Definitely not ten here ago.

•  the thing that I think that concerns me the most is yes.

•  I have to do a change, like people are saying like, certain ones will colo for your inference will migrate it And and so you’ve got have either have away to migrate like all your your med and your title type, all that stuff.

•  So Yeah.

•  you, if if starts doing bad, it’s gonna be someone’s financial interest to build that migration tool.

•  Well, and I I think some of the the current, plug has something built at a switch from whatever you’re using.

•  Yeah.

•  I mean I’m I and I hope it maintains its quality and as all the other features that i really like about it, because it’s basically provisioning from ending ahead, several other plugins ins.

•  Yeah.

•  Was like best about.

•  Yeah.

•  That’s one thing that, you know, I use the free version.

•  I think you.

•  If, you know, that’s what use.

•  So I don’t know that.

•  you know, hopefully, it’ll remain that in you never know.

•  That, like you said, they’ll probably try to recoup their costs.

•  No.

•  We.

•  They’re they’re in business to make money.

•  Bye why would they not?

•  Like.

•  Have not really had to reach out to you.

•  So as far as the board, I’m like, you know, sometimes Yeah.

•  Sometimes when they get they’d like that their support goes down and And so I had to reach out to so but make me hopefully stays that way, So I won’t have to you know, it’d be really interesting if does see what deposits for.

•  Right?

•  because one of the things you just develop is kind of this library Seo seo services.

•  And like my last agency that I work for was purchased five a web development company for the explicit per purpose of having to be able to, for the exclusive purpose being able to offer Mh.

•  and Because what they.

•  it’s project based, and you just don’t have this consistency.

•  Yeah.

•  But with seo, your you’re ping.

•  the month and subscriptions and It it could be that they’ve bought it for that.

•  Yeah.

•  the plug is kind of secondary.

•  yeah.

•  I that’s should most of Income is not plug and stuff like that.

•  mh.

•  Yeah.

•  would think think.

•  Well.

•  So.

•  Know very well could be that that they solve the value there.

•  It’s as a hosting company You want.

•  Offer Seo great.

•  integrated with your web hosting and you didn’t use us free or something like that.

•  Yeah.

•  a great way to keep your web up, you know, let those customers there’s all kinds of good things you could do.

•  If you just.

•  Yeah.

•  And frankly.

•  when you buy company there’s usually some rules about founders sticking around for.

•  So Yeah ghost in his life are probably still.

•  heavily evolved Yeah.

•  at least for a year or so, No that’s why it’ll be a year or more before we really start wireless screen.

•  A or But, you know, we can try up.

•  If if if you learn to try it plug, you won’t my feelings like fine there’s lost other good..

•  I’m waiting for you that tell me you’re trying something else and you I have to experiment.

•  i’m so few clients of with.

•  You what now?

•  so few clients of wordpress.

•  I’m on wordpress.

•  Mh okay.

•  a couple of my clients who weren’t press.

•  My biggest clients are not.

•  So what do they One of of the apparel system is one of has a entire engineering team.

•  I was wondering if they’re kinda like all, like, hand.

•  Yeah.

•  it seems that that’s a different beast.

•  Yeah.

•  We have basically had a build.

•  in their engineering system.

•  Wow.

•  Oh wow.

•  So but that’s great.

•  Like, they did it Mh.

•  we we hacked to crap out of some Cms to make it based as you know, friendly Yeah.

•  but that’s on developer dose.

•  So it’s better wow.

•  Okay.

•  So I didn’t realize that.

•  Oh my website are your our yeah.

•  Yeah.

•  Yeah.


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