SEO Pro Tip of the Week – How to Use Canonical URLs

SEO Pro Tip of the Week – How to Use Canonical URLs

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SEO Pro Tip: Use Canonical URLs to Avoid Content Duplication

A canonical URL (an HTML link tag with attribute rel=canonical) allows you to tell search engines that certain similar URLs are actually one and the same. Sometimes you may have content that is accessible under multiple URLs or websites.

By using a canonical URL , you can ensure that the content exists on multiple URLs without affecting your search rankings.

How to use Canonical URL tags?

We recommend using Yoast SEOWordPress plugin (

Yoast SEO makes it easy to use the canonical url tag. Just click on the Advanced tab, and type your URL in the Canonical URL box.

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