Gutenberg Support with WP Tasty Plugins

It’s nearly time! The Gutenberg project has been in the works for well over a year now. Coders around the world have come together to create WordPress’ new editing experience, dubbed Gutenberg after Johannes Gutenberg, the person who introduced the printing press to Europe. Gutenberg is a massive, exciting change for publishing in WordPress. It […]

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Ask WP Tasty:
Is search ranking affected if I don’t include a recipe video?

Today’s Ask WP Tasty question is about recipe SEO. A Tasty Recipes customer emailed us and asked about the new Search Console Recipes report. She specifically was wondering about the video field, since any recipe without a video is considered “not fully enhanced.” Here’s her question (edited for clarity): To have a recipe be fully […]

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Force a Hidden Image to Save to Pinterest – Tasty Pins 0.5.0

Have you ever wished that you could force a reader to pin a specific image to Pinterest, regardless of which image they clicked the “Save” button on? I have good news 🙌 Now, with Tasty Pins 0.5.0, you can do just that! ​ When the “Force pinning of first hidden image” box is checked, the […]

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Google Recipes Report: What it is, how to use it, and what it means for your SEO

Email inboxes buzzed across the blogosphere on June 27 with a new email from Google. The subject line reads, “Fix Recipes markup for https://yoursite.com.” The email content wasn’t very comforting either. Here’s what it said (emphasis mine): Google systems show that your site is affected by 1218 instances of Recipes markup issues. This means that your Recipes pages might not […]

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Recipe Videos & Keywords – Tasty Recipes 1.4.0

Today we pushed out a Tasty Recipes update with some great new features that are aimed at making sure your recipes are in tip-top SEO shape. Here’s what you’ll find in Tasty Recipes version 1.4.0: 1. A new Video field! 📹 Google recently added some new structured data guidelines for recipes. These guidelines were aimed at […]

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NoPin: How to Tell Pinterest to Not Save an Image

Pinterest is a fantastic traffic tool for bloggers. Pins that go viral on Pinterest have the opportunity to bring in thousands of pageviews every month to a single blog post! Certain types of images tend to perform better on Pinterest – notably, long (or tall) images with multiple photos and text overlays tend to do great. […]

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Maximize Affiliate Revenue with Tasty Links!

Here at WP Tasty, we’re always looking for ways to make blogging more fulfilling. We do this by creating products that help you spend more time creating and less time dealing with technical stuff, like structured data and image attributes for Pinterest. As bloggers, something we’ve always struggled with is taking advantage of the power […]

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Recipe Rich Cards: Two Simple Ways to Optimize

In today’s food blogging landscape, SEO is really important. Solid SEO can be the difference between a blog that survives and a blog that thrives. We built Tasty Recipes with this in mind – we wanted to give bloggers the best chance of thriving with SEO. So, we made sure that Tasty Recipes included all the fields […]

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A Fix for Page Builder Conflicts – Tasty Recipes 1.2.1

The last version of Tasty Recipes included a bug fix that prevented the text widget from displaying the TinyMCE editor that we use in Tasty Recipes. However, this fix created some problems with page builders such as Beaver Builder and Thrive Architect. Tasty Recipes 1.2.1 fixes this conflict and enables Tasty Recipes to work alongside […]

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