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Yoast Wordpress SEO - How to change rel=canonical on a single post

   
8:51 pm on Aug 8, 2014 (gmt 0)



I need to change the rel=canonical on a single post, so that the link points to a URL on a different domain. The reason for this is that I have duplicate content on 2 websites, and I would like one of them to be the 'original' source for SEO purposes.

I think I need to add something to functions.php to select the page number and edit wpseo_canonical, but everything I have tried so far breaks my site. Any suggestions would be much appreciated!
9:04 pm on Aug 8, 2014 (gmt 0)

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Go to the post you want to change, locate the "Wordpress SEO By Yoast" area, click on the "Advanced" tab and scroll down to "Canonical URL:"

I believe that is what you are looking for.
9:13 pm on Aug 8, 2014 (gmt 0)



Can't believe I missed that... Thanks!