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Quintagroup Search Engine Optimization Tool

Project description

Quintagroup Search Engine Optimization Tool

This product was created to enhance SE visibility of Plone sites.


quintagroup.seoptimizer allows per document editing of:

For Title, description keywords and comment you have statistics (total/stop/used words, field length counter).


  • Go to Plone Control Panel, enable Plone SEO for desired content types

  • Go to a document (Blog entry, news item, event, etc)

  • Switch to SEO Properties tab

  • Select Override checkboxes of features you want to override

  • Type-in your SEO values

  • Save changes

  • Do this for all documents that need enhanced SEO properties


  • Plone 3.1.1+

quintagroup.seoptimizer 3.0 was tested with Plone 3.1, 3.2 and 3.3.


  • For Plone 2.0, 2.1, 2.5 versions - use Plone SEO 1.7.1 release (

  • For Plone 3 version and up - use Plone SEO releases starting from 2.0.2 release (

  • Starting from quintagroup.seoptimizer > 2.0.2 version global keywords support feature dropped - the following fields were removed from SEO Configlet: additional_keywords, settings_use_keywords_lg, and settings_use_keywords_lg. As a result, removed global keywords are now mixing with local ones from seo_context view.


  • Myroslav Opyr

  • Volodymyr Romaniuk

  • Mykola Kharechko

  • Vitaliy Podoba

  • Volodymyr Cherepanyak

  • Taras Melnychuk

  • Vitaliy Stepanov

  • Andriy Myelnkyy

Product was sponsored by “4webresults, SEO and Internet Marketing Services provider”: Plone-3.x.x compatibility, extra configuration features sponsored by:

Copyright (c) “Quintagroup”:, 2004-2010



Alternatively, if you are using zc.buildout and the plone.recipe.zope2instance recipe to manage your project, you can do this:

  • Add quintagroup.seoptimizer to the list of eggs to install, e.g.:

    eggs =
  • Tell the plone.recipe.zope2instance recipe to install a ZCML slug:

    zcml =
  • Re-run buildout, e.g. with:

    $ ./bin/buildout
  • Restart the Zope server, e.g with the following command in the terminal:

    $ ./bin/instance restart

Traditional Zope 2 Instance

To install quintagroup.seoptimizer into the global Python environment (or a workingenv), using a traditional Zope 2 instance, you can do this:

  • Copy quintagroup folder to your instance’s /lib/python directory.

  • Create a file called quintagroup.seoptimizer-configure.zcml in your instance’s /etc/package-includes directory. The file should only contain this:

    <include package="quintagroup.seoptimizer" file="configure.zcml" />
  • Restart the Zope server, for example with the following command in the terminal:

    $ ./bin/zopectl restart

Install quintagroup.seoptimizer via ZMI portal_setup -> Import tab. Select quintagroup.seoptimizer from the list of available profiles and press Import all steps.


To uninstall quintagroup.seoptimizer - go to ZMI portal_setup -> Import tab. Select quintagroup.seoptimizer uninstall profile from the list of available profiles and press Import all steps.


3.0.5 (2010-05-15)

  • Fix version issue in metadata.xml [crchemist]

3.0.4 (2010-05-05)

3.0.1 (2010-04-29)

3.0 (2010-04-20)

  • Drop global keywords functionality [mylan]

  • Fix performance issues [mylan]

  • Reviewed, updated tests [mylan]

  • Moved all metatags list into htmlhead viewletmanager [mylan]

  • Added advanced tab to seo configlet [mylan]

  • Rewrite seo configlet - use standard plone configlet approach [mylan]

  • Use collective.monkeypatcher package for listMetatags patch [liebster]

  • Killed accessors usage in ‘metatags order’ property [liebster]

  • Changed management of ‘SEO’ tab visiblity for different portal types [liebster]

  • Implemented migration to new version [liebster]

  • Cleanup code [mylan]

  • Extend package’s requirements, register in z3c.autoinclude entry-point [mylan]

  • Translations rebuilt [mylan]

  • Typo in fields description of seo_configlet fixed [mylan]

  • Ukrainian translations updated [mylan]

2.3.4 (2010-03-30)

  • Fixed bugs with using domain by custom content type.

  • Missing icon added

2.3.3 (2010-02-22)

  • Fixed content types translation

2.3.2 (2010-02-16)

  • Removed the broken keywords filtering code (fixed the issue #10 decode error) [chervol]

2.3.0 (2010-02-08)

  • Added condition install or reinstall package [liebster]

  • Added filter keywords by their availability in content [liebster]

  • Added settings to control Plone categories and global SEO keywords behaviour [liebster]

  • Added settings to control Plone global SEO keywords vs local SEO keywords behaviour [liebster]

2.2.0 (2010-01-06)

  • Refactor seo_context_properties cpy script to browser view [liebster]

  • Added search numbers of keywords at page [liebster]

2.1.1 (2009-11-09)

  • Fixed bug of meta-tags absence for folderish objects [mylan]

2.1.0 (2009-10-21)

  • Added metatags order feature, which is managed by metatags_order property of of configlet [liebster]

  • Resolved metatags duplication [liebster]

2.0.9 (2009-09-10)

  • Fixed bugs in metatags viewlet [liebster]

2.0.8 (2009-07-28)

  • Added use of default meta tags from the control panel in metatags viewlet [liebster]

2.0.7 (2009-07-25)

  • Fix url action in qseo_properties_edit_form [liebster]

2.0.6 (2009-05-19)

  • Fix page title tag, now it is not duplicated in case site and current page have equal titles [piv]

2.0.5 (2009-04-03)

  • Fix seoptimizer intrusion before installation to plone instance [mylan]

  • Fix base url for folderish objects [mylan]

  • Bind viewlets to specific layer and set viewlets order for all skins. [mylan]

2.0.4 (2009-03-31)

  • Canonical url support added [mylan]

  • Custom script viewlets in html head added

2.0.2 (2009-03-06)

  • Uninstallation package profile title added

  • REAME.txt and INSTALL.txt changed, text format ready for PyPi

2.0.1 (2009-02-16)

  • Formatted text in docs for PyPi

2.0.0 (2009-02-11)

  • Some refactoring of product was done, some python script are moved to zope 3 views. Also all main parts of html head section were moved to viewlets and now can easily be reordered.


  • Support of additional keywords added.

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