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Quintagroup Search Engine Optimization Tool

Project description


quintagroup.seoptimizer was created to enhance SE visibility of Plone sites.


quintagroup.seoptimizer allows per document editing of:

* HTML Title tag

* META description tag

* META keywords tag

* HTML comment into page header

* META robots tag

* META Disposition tag

* Canonical URl

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


**Starting from 3.0 release - quintagroup.seoptimizer package does not need
'overrides.zcml' file. So please remove 'quintagroup.seoptimizer-overrides' line
from your buildout's ZCML area.**


* 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 4


* For Plone 4 versions - use Plone SEO 4.0 release and up In your buildout.cfg file's
egg section set product version::

eggs =
quintagroup.seoptimizer >=4.0

* For Plone 3 versions - use the latest Plone SEO 3.x release In your buildout.cfg file's
egg section set product version::

eggs =
quintagroup.seoptimizer >3.0,<4.0

* For Plone 2.x versions - use Plone SEO 1.7.1 release


Watch Plone SEO screencast to
learn how to install and set up Plone SEO on a buildout-based Plone instance for
Plone 3.2 or above.


* Myroslav Opyr

* Andriy Myelnkyy

* Volodymyr Cherepanyak

* Vitaliy Podoba

* Taras Melnychuk

* Mykola Kharechko

* Vitaliy Stepanov

* Volodymyr Romaniuk



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.:

For Plone 4 - in your buildout.cfg file write::

eggs =
quintagroup.seoptimizer >=4.0

For Plone 3 - in your buildout.cfg file write::

eggs =
quintagroup.seoptimizer >3.0,<4.0

* 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*.

Package Upgrade / Reinstall

In case you want to upgrate quintagroup.seoptimizer to a newer version in your

* Remove ``quintagroup.seoptimizer-overrides`` from ``buildout.cfg`` file's ZCML
area if it is there (starting from 3.0 release - quintagroup.seoptimizer package
does not use overrides.zcml file any longer)

* Upgrade quintagroup.seoptimizer to the newer version using buildout (rerun the
buildout to replace old package with a new one in your instance)

* Run the reinstall procedure: visit "Site Setup" -> "Add-ons" control panel in
your Plone site, where you have to press quintagroup.seoptimizer button next to
Upgrade. (The same can be done with quickinstaller via ZMI: at
/portal_quickinstaller/manage_installProductsForm: check the seoptimizer box and
press Reinstall button.) This is an essential step as new version of product
introduces new persistent settings and ways to migrate settings/content from old
to new version.


4.0 (2010-06-02)

* Release 4.0 version for Plone-4.X

3.0.5 (2010-05-15)

* Fix version issue in metadata.xml [crchemist]

3.0.4 (2010-05-05)

* Added overrides.zcml for BBB, [mylan]
* Prevent view breakage for context, which canonical url can't be calculated for [mylan]
* Fixed security issue for SEO Property action and view
[crchemist, mylan]

3.0.1 (2010-04-29)

* Bad title tag definition fixed

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)

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
* 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

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
Also all main parts of html head section were moved to viewlets and now can
easily be


* Support of additional keywords added.

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