How To Activate Yoast SEO Premium Plugin

Please follow the steps below to activate Yoast SEO Premium Plugin. Yoast has inserted many checkpoints, so activating the premium features of Yoast is not as simple as the previous versions. You have to follow all the 9 steps to have this plugin activated.

Step 1:

File: wordpress-seo-premium\premium\premium.php

Line: 237 – or search for “private function is_yoast_seo_premium_page( $page )”

Insert a “return true;” right after the function name.

private function is_yoast_seo_premium_page( $page ) {
$premium_pages = array( 'wpseo_redirects' );

To This:

private function is_yoast_seo_premium_page( $page ) {
return true;
$premium_pages = array( 'wpseo_redirects' );

Step 2

File: wordpress-seo-premium \ inc \ class-wpseo-features.php

Line: 18 – or search for “public function is_premium()”

Insert a “return true;” right after the function name.

Change This:

public function is_premium() {
return ( defined( 'WPSEO_PREMIUM_FILE' ) );
}

To This:

public function is_premium() {
return true;
return ( defined( 'WPSEO_PREMIUM_FILE' ) );
}

Step 3