If you change the “Front page displays” options to
“Settings” > “Reading” : “Front page displays” : “A static page” : “Posts Page:”
This is like setting “Settings” > “Reading” : “Front page displays” : “Your latest posts”, but the Home Page Archives are moved from the WordPress Home Page to the URL of the Static Page set as “Posts Page:”.
In my example screenshot above the Static Pages name is “New Home Page Archives”, so the URL of the Home Page archives is example.tld/new-home-page-archives/ (URL of the Static Page).
When the Stallion WordPress SEO Plugin settings Index Home Page Only : Block Paged 2,3,4…^^ is set the resulting canonical URL to the Home Page Archives links to the URL of the Static Page set as “Posts Page:” instead of the WordPress Home page.
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