How to Start With Google AMP In WordPress

Amit Patriwala
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As we have already discussed the concept and scenarios of Google AMP on our previous article Google AMP – Accelerated Mobile Pages and now we are discussing the implementation of Google AMP in WordPress sites. We have started to explore the Google AMP on WordPress because 70% business website and corporate website built with WordPress CMS. Its most important aspect to enable Google AMP for WordPress sites so business can get an additional benefit out of it.

How Do I Get Started With AMP In WordPress?

Step 1: Install the Google AMP Plug-in for WordPress Article

Option 1:

You can install the plug-in via WordPress Admin. Go to Plugins -> Add New -> “Google AMP”

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Option 2:

You can download the plugin and then install – Google AMP – Accelerated Mobile Pages

With the plugin active, all posts on your site will have dynamically generated AMP-compatible versions, accessible by appending /amp/to the end your post.

Step 2: Install the Google AMP Plug-in for Pages

You can also install another plug-in for WordPress page – Accelerated Mobile Pages

Step 3: Check the article or post

Let me explain you, we have checked our last blog –

https://www.ivorywebdesign.com/blog/law-firm-branding-strategy

and now checking with the Google AMP – we just need to append the /amp/ after the post or article URL

https://www.ivorywebdesign.com/blog/law-firm-branding-strategy/amp

Step 4: Check the pages

Let me explain you, we have checked our home page –

https://www.ivorywebdesign.com/

and now checking with the Google AMP – we just need to append the /?amp after the page URL

https://www.ivorywebdesign.com/?amp

Step 4: What is the difference in Responsive layout and Google AMP layout

As in our last article Google AMP – Accelerated Mobile Pages, we have discussed “You can see from the examples below, the Google AMP version offers less design”

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Step 5: How to Validate Google AMP site?

You can check using the Web Master Tool, go to your site and then Search Appearance -> Accelerated Mobile Pages. It will take a time for a check. how to quick check, go to Google Chrome browser, then add your website URL and append the AMP code (https://www.ivorywebdesign.com/?amp) and open the developer console (CTRL + SHIFT + I) and hit enter

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I hope about information will help you. Stay tune with us, new information coming soon.

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Author: Amit Patriwala

I’m a Programmer (.Net, PHP & Coldfusion), Consultant (Application Architecture Design, Web Portal Design, and Database design), Blogger (Digital Marketing, Website Design, Website Development, and Website Optimization & Latest Technology Stuff) and Strategist (Brand Design & Development). I work with companies, agencies, and top management executives to optimize their online brand presence with digital strategy, website design & development strategy, content marketing strategy and social media marketing.

My blog is about all the things to do with “Branding”, “Digital Marketing” and “Website Optimization”.

I’m passionate about the “Brand” since my college timing, I pursued my bachelor’s degree in information technology (B.E.I.T) from renowned engineering college “Nirma Institute of Technology”.