Blog Seo

    • Explaining SEO to your grandparents

      How do you explain SEO to people who don’t know the first thing about it? What is SEO really about? Before anyone accuses me of discriminating against the elderly, the title of this post is only a figure of speech. Joost’s 90-year old grandmother knows exactly what SEO is, while some of our 30-something friends have a hard time grasping the concept of SEO.

      Marieke Van De Rakt/ Yoastin SEO- 13 readers -
  • A blog on an eCommerce site

    … Why do so many eCommerce sites have a blog? Is that because online shop owners love to write posts? Or perhaps they have a lot of spare time on their hands? Probably not. Although blogging is lots of fun, it also is a great marketing and SEO strategy. And because of that, eCommerce site owners start a blog. Here, I’ll explain why blogging…

    Marieke Van De Rakt/ Yoast- 21 readers -
  • What are breadcrumbs and why are they important for SEO?

    … of breadcrumbs. These are the three most common types of breadcrumbs you will find on sites: Hierarchy based breadcrumbs These will pop up most often. We use them on our site as well. Breadcrumbs like this will tell you where you are in a site structure and how many steps you can take to get back to the homepage. Something like Home > Blog > Category >…

    Yoastin SEO- 13 readers -
  • Blogging: the ultimate guide

    … need a lot of ideas to maintain a successful blog. But how do you come up with all these ideas? Keyword research You’ll have to decide what terms you want to be found for before you start writing content. To decide that, you’ll have to get inside people’s heads and find out what words they use while searching. Eventually, you can use exactly these…

    Marieke Van De Rakt/ Yoastin Affiliate- 14 readers -
  • How to start a blog

    … will come back and read your other posts if you’re writing about similar topics. People will know what to expect. Starting a mom blog implies that you write about all things concerning your children and family life. Starting a travel blog implies you write about traveling. You can write about something slightly off topic once in a while of course, but try…

    Marieke Van De Rakt/ Yoastin How To's- 17 readers -
  • Ask Yoast: do off-topic comments hurt SEO?

    … If you own a blog, you have to deal with the opinions, questions, and feedback from your blog’s visitors. Mostly you receive comments related to your post, but sometimes you might receive off-topic comments. How do you respond properly? And, more importantly, do off-topic comments on your blog post hurt your SEO? In this Ask Yoast we’ll explain…

    Joost De Valk/ Yoastin SEO- 26 readers -
  • 9 Tips for Artists Looking for More Search Visibility

    … to earn such traffic. For example, you can pay for advertising, or build a social media audience first. There's usually a downside, however: Paying for advertising requires upfront capital that most artists don't have, and building a social media audience can be an unpredictable and even counterproductive mission. The Search Engine Optimization (SEO…

    Search Engine Guidein SEO- 11 readers -
  • Should you blog about Justin Bieber?

    …. If they find the thing they’re looking for on your website, the chance they buy your stuff is rather high. Content SEO: learn how to do keyword research, how to structure your site and how to write SEO friendly content » $ 19€ 19 - Buy now » Info Conclusion: don’t blog about Justin unless you are a Belieber Blogging about highly competitive terms only…

    Marieke Van De Rakt/ Yoast- 20 readers -
  • 7 tips to increase blog engagement

    … Do you want your readers to engage with your blog? Want them to comment and share your post on social media? Want them to come back to your blog and read your next post? So, how do you achieve that? In this post, I’ll first explain the importance of blog engagement for SEO. After that, I’ll give 7 tips on how to increase the engagement…

    Marieke Van De Rakt/ Yoast- 15 readers -
  • 5 Tips To Make Your Blog User Friendly

    …-friendly stand out from the crowd. Your Content is Your Weapon: You need to use this as your blogs weapon, if you can write quality content then this is enough to gain attention in the blogging arena. Many of us just focus on SEO but neglect ours owns blog content. Be strict with what you publish. According to your blog set your standards, and there…

    Famous Bloggersin Blogging- 9 readers -
  • Blog or vlog?

    … Making short video blogs (vlogs) can be a great way to attract new audiences and to entertain or surprise your current audience. It could make the blog on your website livelier. But is it always a good idea? And what does vlogging mean for the SEO of your website? How do you decide whether to write a blog or to record a vlog? In this post, I’ll…

    Marieke Van De Rakt/ Yoast- 20 readers -
  • Why text structure is important for SEO

    … The structure of the texts on your site is important for SEO. If your content is clearly structured, your chance to rank well in Google will be higher. In this blog post, I’ll tell you why text structure is so important. How do people scan a text? Before deciding whether or not to read something, people tend to scan a text. They want to know…

    Marieke Van De Rakt/ Yoastin SEO- 25 readers -
  • How to optimize your food blog

    … A very popular type of website is the ‘food blog’. Cooking and baking are hot, and the number of food blogs seems to rise. In this post, we’ll go over the things that will give your food blog just that little extra. Both for your users and in terms of SEO. Focus on long tail This might be the most important piece of advice I can give you: focus…

    Michiel Heijmans/ Yoastin How To's- 18 readers -
  • 5 tips to write readable blog posts!

    …. Then explain or elaborate on that sentence. This way a reader will be able to grasp the most relevant content from your article, just by reading the first sentences of your paragraphs. Make sure paragraphs aren’t too long (7 or 8 sentences is quite long already). Learn all about writing a readable blog post! Get our Blog SEO eBook and fully…

    Marieke Van De Rakt/ Yoastin Content- 32 readers -
  • Launch of a new eBook: Blog SEO

    … As of today you will be able to buy our latest eBook: Blog SEO. Blog SEO is our most extensive eBook (containing 225 pages) in which we cover all SEO aspects needed for everyone owning or maintaining a blog. The blog SEO eBook is now priced at an introductory price of $19 (and will normally be priced at $25). Checkout $ 19 – Buy this eBook now…

    Marieke Van De Rakt/ Yoastin SEO- 19 readers -
  • Coming soon: Blog SEO eBook

    … In two weeks we’ll release a brand new eBook: Blog SEO. This eBook will be the most extensive one we’ve published so far. Our Blog SEO eBook contains all information necessary to optimize your blog to the fullest. It’s a must read for anyone owning or maintaining a blog. SEO theory specifically for blogs Blog SEO contains over 200 pages…

    Marieke Van De Rakt/ Yoastin SEO- 18 readers -