# XT Perfect SEO Pagination

This chapter covers the use of the XT Perfect SEO Pagination plugin for Joomla!™ -powered web sites.

# Introduction

An essential solution to improve the SEO navigation of a Joomla site..

XT Perfect SEO Pagination

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XT Perfect SEO Pagination is the smartest way to help search engines navigating through your site pagination and find the most relevant content for you.

# Benefits

The basic page navigation of a Joomla site works perfectly fine for a small site. Once a site reaches a big number of published pages, Google crawling budget must be managed to focus the effort on the critical pages. XT Perfect SEO Pagination helps to properly describe the pagination to the search engine.

  • Enhance Page Title with Page Number: Improve the page title adding the page number to avoid page title duplication.
  • Enhance Page Description with Page Number: Improve the page description adding the page number to avoid page description duplication.
  • Add the robots noindex: Add to the pagination pages the meta robots noindex, follow or nofollow.
  • Add the prev/next links: Add to the pagination pages the meta prev/next links.

Compatible with Joomla 3 and Joomla 4.

# Examples & Demo

Check our live demo at https://news.extly.com/?start=45.

	<title>Top News - Page 45 - Extly News - The essential news about content management systems and mobile technology.</title>
	<meta name="description" content="Joocial, a Social Media Tool for Joomla. A powerful social content platform to manage multiple social networks. - Page 45" />
	<link href="/?start=40" rel="prev" />
	<link href="/?start=50" rel="next" />
	<link href="https://news.extly.com/?start=45" rel="canonical" />

# Configuration

Basic Settings

  • Enhance Page Title with the Page Number: Improve the page title adding the page number to avoid page title duplication.
  • Enhance Page Description with the Page Number: Improve the page description adding the page number to avoid page description duplication.
  • Add the robots noindex: Add to the pagination pages the meta robots noindex, follow or nofollow.
  • Add the prev/next links: Add to the pagination pages the meta prev/next links.
  • Add the Canonical Link: Add the Canonical Links to each page.