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Reported for: WPML Multilingual CMS 3.4.1

Resolved in: WPML Multilingual CMS 3.7

Topic Tags: Compatibility


In the Yoast SEO category sitemap, the URLs for the 2nd language are wrong. Their slugs are taken from the default language categories.

For example, if you have a category called Houses, which translates to Maisons in French, the sitemap will currently be generating URLs like this: (English – default language) (French – second language)

However, the correct URLs should be:


As a temporary workaround, go to WPML -> Languages -> Make themes work multilingual and deselect the Adjust IDs for multilingual functionality option.

10 Responses to “Yoast SEO - Wrong 2nd language category URLs in the XML sitemap”

  1. Hello,

    I did that but I still have the problem. It’s not quite the same …
    The snippet from my yoast seo premium plugin is right but just for my default language and not for the other 2 languages. It always takes my default language and not my subpage section … What do I have to do?


  2. Hello guys this forum is really slowwwww 18 seconds to show results,can you help me please,where can I create a topic, I cant find it!

    Thank you.