Best Canonical Extension to improve your site SEO.
Helps to fix duplicate links
Multi-store, Multi-lingual Compatibility
No files are overwritten
Long URL as well as Short Canonical URL, or Levels based canonical link selection
A canonical tag is a way of telling search engines that a specific URL represents the master copy of a page. Using the canonical tag prevents problems caused by identical or “duplicate” content appearing on multiple URLs.
Though OpenCart has in-built canonical tags, however, these canonical links are not 100% as per the standards of SEO. It is evident that a lot of opencart users are facing the issue of duplicate pages, duplicate title, duplicate meta-description in their google search console. This affects the website SEO and eventually page rank drops. Using this extension it is proven the issue is fixed and the issue of duplicates drops down to zero or near zero in the search console.
This extension automatically adds canonical tags to the following OpenCart pages
Manufacturer / Brand Pages
Also, You can manually manage or override the specific canonical links using this extension.
Why do you need this extension?
In OpenCart, the canonical URL is not added properly because of which your SEO performance may get affected. You will need this extension which will fix the canonical issues in your OpenCart.
How this extension can help you in your business?
SEO gets affected because of bad canonical links or no canonical links. If SEO is affected, your page will not be indexed in the search engines which will affect your web traffic from the organic searches. Also, your overall webpage indexing gets affected because of canonical issues. This extension helps you place the proper canonical URL and helps you to achieve good indexing in the search engines. Your web traffic can potentially increase which will bring you a lot of leads and sales to your business.
Best Selling Canonical Extension in OpenCart Marketplace
Automatic Canonical links to category and subcategory pages and Brand/Manufacturer pages and Information Pages and Special Pages and index page.
LONG CANONICAL URL AND SHORT CANONICAL URL FOR CATEGORY AND PRODUCT PAGES
WHY TO USE THIS EXTENSION?
You may not know, but you have many duplicate web pages in your opencart store. For example,
The above-mentioned URL has the same content, but the URL is different. When a search engine crawls your website, it sees all the above links have the same content and therefore it ignores these links and doesn't show it on search results pages. To avoid this scenario, it is recommended to use a canonical link in all web pages that can be accessed in multiple ways.
Including a rel=canonical link in your webpage is a strong hint to search engines your about preferred version to index among duplicate pages on the web. It’s supported by several search engines, including Yahoo!, Bing, and Google. The rel=canonical link consolidates indexing properties from the duplicates, like their inbound links, as well as specifies which URL you’d like displayed in search results.
In cases of paginated content, it is recommended to use rel=”prev” and rel=”next” pagination markup.
This extension fixes this issue by adding the appropriate main page canonical link. Also, it fixes the issue of pagination canonical links in category and manufacturer pages using proper rel=”prev” and rel=”next” pagination markup.