How to Remove the Header Meta Tags from Yoast SEO

If (and when) you have Yoast SEO installed, it’s never a good idea to publish version numbers in your code. If (and when) a security hole is found, hackers simply have to scour the internet finding websites on an old version and then BOOM! attack away…

If that doesn’t convince you enough to get rid of meta tags, just settle on the side of keeping your code clean 🙂

How To:

  • Comment out, line 657 (/wp-content/plugins/wordpress-seo/frontend/class-frontend.php)
  • Comment out, line 709 (/wp-content/plugins/wordpress-seo/frontend/class-frontend.php)

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