All in One SEO Pack is also a very popular and good WordPress SEO plugin. This is the best alternative to Yoast SEO.
First, click All in One SEO Pack >> General Settings, then scroll to Noindex Settings. Follow the screenshot below.
2. Noindex to WordPress Categories and Tags with the help of Robots.txt File
The robots.txt file helps the search engine bot understand which part of the site you want to index in the search engine and which part does not. Here is a guide – what is Robots.txt file and how to create a Perfect Robots.txt file
If you want to Noindex the Categories and Tags with the help of the Robots.txt file, then you have to add two lines to your Robots.txt file.
Here are two lines that you have to paste into your Robots.txt file.
If you use the Genesis Framework, you can easily noindex the categories and tags archive using its SEO option.
All you have to do is click Appearance >> Customize, then click on Theme SEO Settings >> Indexing and follow the screenshot given below.
In this article, I told you about two ways to Noindex WordPress Categories and Tags. You can set the Noindex tag for your website or blog categories and tags using any of them.
If you use Yoast SEO or All in One SEO Pack plugin on your site, then you will not need to install the plugin separately for this. You just need to check some checkboxes.
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