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Quarter 3, 2020

Fix any new issues on a priority basis

Ongoing
As always, we are committed to providing an excellent and stable plugin that you can all rely on. Fixing bugs on a priority basis is high up on our to-do list.

Add support for Page Builders

Pending
Whether you use the classic editor, block editor, or any page builder for that matter - we want you to have a unified experience with Rank Math. We are working on making Rank Math read all the content on your pages - regardless of how you add it. To add a fresh zest to the existence of our page builder integrations, we are working with some of the biggest page builders to make your experience smoother and help you get done with the On-Page SEO easily.

Launch internal SEO tools for everyone

Postponed
As you might already know, we offer the SEO Analysis part of Rank Math as a hosted tool too. We have other SEO-related tools we will be making live to help you gain more insight into your website and learn how it is performing.

Open Registrations to the beta of the Pro version

Pending
We will be opening registrations to the beta version of Rank Math Pro. You will get to enjoy a world-class SEO plugin before anyone else and be part of a close group of users responsible for improving the plugin. Stay subscribed to our newsletter.

Start working on the Pro version of the plugin

Working
Finally! We have set a timeline for the Pro version. Based on popular demand and user-feedback, we will be releasing Rank Math PRO with revolutionary features that will enhance options to tackle competition. Keep an eye on our updates.

Google Web Stories

Completed [Jul 06, 2020]
Visual Stories are in, and we have to make the latest Google Web Stories work with Rank Math. We will be adding compatibility, so it is effortless to SEO your web stories.

Quarter 2, 2020

Social Sharing Buttons

Completed [Jun 12, 2020]
Social Media websites are an important part of your marketing campaign. They help generate more traffic and build more links, and so it is our job to make it easier for you to share your newly published posts on social media. You will see the buttons once you publish new posts.

WPML Support

Completed [Jun 12, 2020]
Many people use WPML to translate their websites into multiple languages. We are going to make Rank Math 100% compatible with WPML, so you don't face any issues optimizing your translated pages for search engines using Rank Math.

New UI & UX

Completed [May 27, 2020]
We know not all people are psyched about SEO, and that is okay. For someone just wanting to do SEO on auto-pilot - we will introduce an Easy mode. For everyone else that needs full control over SEO - we will have an Advanced mode.

Gutenberg Library into Classic Editor

Completed [Apr 14, 2020]
For offering a consistent experience across multiple WordPress versions, we will be merging the libraries, so both the Classic Editor and the Block editor offer the same set of tests and same SEO Scores.

Quarter 1, 2020

User Controlled GSC App

Completed [Mar 26, 2020]
We will add an option to create your own Search Console App and use that to import data into your website. This will benefit agency owners who want more control and add functionality on top of what we offer. Everyone else is better off using the Google Approved Rank Math app for GSC.

HowTo Schema

Completed [Mar 13, 2020]
Offer easy to follow instructions to your visitors and make the How-To instructions Schema-friendly at the same time with the soon-to-be-introduced HowTo Schema Block for the Block Editor.

FAQ Schema

Completed [Feb 24, 2020]
FAQ in the SERPs itself is something that improves user-experience for your visitors. You will be able to implement FAQ Schema right inside your posts with the FAQ Block we offer.

Rollback & Version Control

Completed [February 10, 2020]
We will have our own version control system and offer you a rollback feature to easily switch between stable releases of the plugin and the ones that might cause unexpected issues. We are also adding an option to make it extremely easy to try out our beta releases so you can experience new features before anyone else and help improve Rank Math with your invaluable feedback.

Better Auto-Description Generator

Completed [Jan 20, 2020]
We know not all people want to take time to write tailored meta descriptions. We will improve the auto-description generator, so they make sense even when you don't write them by hand.

Elementor SEO

Completed [Jan 10, 2020]
With over 4 million active users, Elementor is one of the most used page builders out there. It makes sense to have a customized solution for Elementor when it comes to SEO. Rank Math will offer an inline SEO tab to avoid leaving the page editor to see how you are doing SEO-wise.

Quarter 4, 2019

Fix any new issues ASAP

Achieved 95%
Staying a step ahead of all bugs and issues is still #1 on our agenda. We want you to run a bug-free installation of Rank Math and will ensure you always have a stable plugin on your website.

Enhance Block Editor’s Integration

Completed [December 18, 2019]
We have a few pending tasks from the previous quarters, which we will tackle in this quarter.

Auto-update Feature

Completed [December 18, 2019]
Even if you forget to update the Rank Math plugin, we will ensure you are always running the latest and best version of Rank Math & are always secure. We are introducing an auto-update feature soon.

Custom Field Analysis

Completed [October 24, 2019]
Why stop at ACF when you can take it even further? We are working on a method to make even your regular custom fields "readable" by Rank Math so that nothing can escape the "eyes" of our content analysis tool.

ACF Integration

Completed [October 24, 2019]
We know how much some of you love the ACF plugin. We understand you want your ACF content to be readable by Rank Math, and that is why we are working on a module so that ACFs are considered in various content analysis tests.

Quarter 3, 2019

Fix any new issues as quickly as possible

Achieved 95%
Since Rank Math is used by thousands of people, we have a great responsibility to keep Rank Math secure, stable, and updated. We aim to provide updates frequently, but sometimes bugs do creep in even after our thorough testing. We aim to listen to our users, get feedback, and fix any and every issue that we find in Rank Math as quickly as possible.

Complete Pending Tasks from Previous Quarters

Achieved 70%
We have a few pending tasks from the previous quarters, which we will tackle in this quarter.

Support for How-To and FAQ Schema Type

Delayed
Rank Math already has excellent Schema support, but this quarter, we aim to take it to the next level by integrating the How-To and the FAQ Schema type in the plugin. This will make content creation simpler and seamless while making it easy to get traffic from Google and other search engines.

Deeper Integration with Page Builders

With the arrival of the block editor, the process of creating websites has evolved. This quarter, we will begin the process of integrating Rank Math deep into the various page builders available and empower our users to create optimized content with ease.

Registration begins for Rank Math Pro

Postponed
Rank Math Pro is finally coming, and we are going to start registrations for our beta launch. Limited slots will be available, and we will announce the registrations via email first, then social media. If the slots fill up during the email announcement, then there will be no announcement on social media—so get on the email list if you aren't there already and keep an eye out for the announcement email.

Quarter 2, 2019

Fix any new issues on a priority basis

Achieved 97%
Although Rank Math SEO is stable now and we have ironed out all the bugs - a few minor ones are bound to creep up once in a while especially with frequent updates. Fixing them all is #1 on our priority list. We are working day and night to ensure even the minor bugs get fixed ASAP.

Schema Markup (Rich Snippets) Plugin

We know you love having a schema-ready website. We will be releasing Schema Markup as a separate plugin as well so you can use it with any other SEO plugin.

Make WooCommerce SEO Independent

Product SEO is just as important as blog post/page SEO. Rank Math SEO handles WooCommerce SEO pretty well right now, and we are going to help every WordPress user enjoy that by releasing it as a separate plugin.

SEO Analyzer for Other SEO Plugins

Delayed
After performing SEO on your WordPress website with ANY SEO plugin, you want to know how you well you are doing. That's why we will be bringing SEO Analyzer to you even when you are not using Rank Math SEO.

Make Sitemaps Independent

Cancelled
Even if you aren’t ready to move your entire SEO related tasks to Rank Math, we won’t hold that against you. Just want to use the powerful sitemap functionality? You can do that.

Increase the code coverage by at least 20%

Ongoing
Having a stable product inspite of regular updates is just as important as having a stable product, to begin with. We will be increasing our code coverage by at least 20% so we can catch bugs during our PHP unit tests, ensuring they never hit production websites.

Use WP VIP Standards while coding

Delayed
Having our plugin ready for the WP VIP program is on our list for this quarter. Overall performance and quality will increase further as our plugin gets ready for the top-of-the-line WordPress hosting program.

Premium version's MVP

Postponed
The premium version of Rank Math SEO is being heavily requested. We hope to have a minimum viable product ready by the end of this quarter so you can feast your eyes on it.

Quarter 1, 2019

Fix any new issues on a priority basis

Achieved 99%
Making the Rank Math plugin fully stable is #1 on our priority list. We are working day and night to ensure the version you have is free of bugs and fully optimized

Make the Rank Math's website live

Completed [February 6, 2019]
Having everything organized and available is almost as important as having something worth offering in the first place. Rank Math's website is a go-to place for anything related to WordPress + SEO

Launch the SEO Analyzer to everyone

You should know how your website is faring when you are optimizing it and making it available to the public. SEO Analyzer helps audit your website's SEO

Offer support from Rank Math’s website

Rank Math's website is dedicated to its users. It is only filling that we have a dedicated section for offering support via a dedicated channel as well

Robust Sitemap Module

Completed [March 5th, 2019]
Having simple sitemaps does not cut it anymore. We are working on a revolutionary new way to create, manage, and update your sitemaps

Extend the plugin’s tests by making them available via API

Some of the tests need to be run from our servers in order to ensure their accuracy. We are making them available via an API we developed specifically for Rank Math

Offer different Rank Math modules as separate plugins

  • 404 Monitor

    Even if you use any other SEO plugin, we give you an option to extend its functionality by installing this 404 Monitor plugin for taking a note of your errors
  • Redirection Manager

    Cloak affiliate URLs, change internal links without affecting SEO, and fix 404s by pointing them to the closest resource you have. Redirections released on WordPress.org