This recipe shows how to set up the All in One SEO Pack plugin.
Time: 30 minutes
Open WordPress and navigate to All in One SEO from the left-hand side. Leave most of the default options with the following exceptions.
Change the Post Types under the General Settings area. Shorten Home Page Title Format and Page Title Format to %page_title%. Shorten Post Title Format to %post_title%.
Add your Google+ Default Profile (i.e., plus.google.com/+ZachPrez/) under Google Settings and check Display Google Authorship.
Enable XML sitemap functionality under All in One SEO > XML Sitemap. Uncheck the box for Dynamically Generate Sitemap then click the button to Update Sitemap. Click the link to “View Your Sitemap” and add that URL in Google Search Console under Crawl > Sitemaps then the Add/Test Sitemap button.