5 Simple SEO Tips For Bloggers6:54 AM
B loggers know that one of the most significant keys to online success is getting website traffic. The more visitors you...
What is SEO?
Tip #1 – Grab Yourself an SEO PluginI use Yoast SEO. Yoast allows you to optimize your posts and pages easily, analyzes and scores your content, and gives you tips on how to improve your SEO. It also creates your sitemaps and notifies Google and Bing of their existence. Score!
Tip #2 – Use a Keyword Planning ToolKeyword planning tools, like Google Adwords Keyword Planner, can help you find relevant keywords and see how much competition those words and phrases have. Shoot for words and phrases that are frequently searched for, but have low to medium competition. Your keyword should be used in 1-2% of the test of your post. This equates to 5-10 times for a 500 word post.
Tip #3 – Tag Your KeywordsThis part can sound like a ton of technical jargon, but if you’re using the Yoast plugin, I swear, it’s very easy to understand.
Tags are where search engines look, and if there are no tags, they’ll pass right by your web pages. No bueno, my friend. Use your keyword in your post title, main content, URL, and meta description. And don’t forget to tag your photos as well!
Title tags are quite possibly the most important place to situate your keywords. Here’s what they look like – <title>Primary keyword phrase here. </title>
Tip #4 – Add content regularly
Tip #5 – Get valuable and relevant incoming links
- Adding content to your site.
- Submitting to article directories.
- Publishing press releases.
- Blogging and participating in social media groups and chats.