Content Writing

    • 15 writing tips to rank higher on social and search results

      Online writing has its own style and it’s even more challenging when you consider its impact on SEO. Here are 15 tips to keep in mind when writing for the web. There’s no need to think of Google every time you’re writing a new post, but it’s still useful to understand what makes a piece of content effective, both in social and search results.

      Search Engine Watchin Social- 20 readers -
    • The importance of original content for SEO

      Nobody wants to read old news. The content of your articles and blog post should be new, fresh and original. It should add something to all the junk that’s already out there on the internet. In this post, I’ll explain the importance of original content for SEO to you. Google’s mission In order to understand why original content is important for SEO, we should take a look at Google’s mission.

      Marieke Van De Rakt/ Yoastin SEO Content- 5 readers -
  • Use Yoast SEO to make your content findable

    If you want to write awesome and SEO-friendly content, you should write findable content. Findability has to do with maximizing the likelihood your content will be picked up by the search engines. In this post, I’ll explain how the Yoast SEO plugin will help you to make your posts findable. What is findable content? Search Engine Optimization is focused on making your web pages ...

    Marieke Van De Rakt/ Yoast- 6 readers -
  • Ask Yoast: how to get most out of cornerstone content

    You’ve did it! You’ve written that awesome post that’s designated to be one of the cornerstone articles of your site. And now what? How can you show Google that it is one of the most important articles of your site? This is an issue a lot of our site review customers struggle with. The answer is quite simple though! In this Ask Yoast we’ll explain: “How can I use cornerstone ...

    Joost De Valk/ Yoast- 8 readers -
  • Related posts need to make sense, not just be there

    … to stay on our website. Perhaps we should say a ‘complementary’ post. Content SEO: learn how to do keyword research, how to structure your site and how to write SEO friendly content » $ 19 - Buy now » Info But we do so much more than that. Most articles include links to other pages on our website, like this one. Unlike the link in the last sentence…

    Michiel Heijmans/ Yoast- 8 readers -
  • Successful Lead Generation Must Include Content and Offers

    … In this three-part series, Content Marketing Pro, John Rugh, lays out the steps to creating more success in lead generation and explains how marketers can win friends in Sales and respect in the C-Suite. Check out part one here. Welcome back! Last week, we discussed the evolution of lead generation from a basic strategy to find potential…

    John Rugh/ Relevancein Paid Search Content- 11 readers -
  • Short-form & Long-form: Where They Fit in Your Content Strategy

    … Long-form and short-form content both have their place in a content marketing strategy. Short-form content is a great tool to capture and engage an audience, while long-form educates and informs. However, both types of content have potential downsides. Short-form content can be seen as shallow, and long-form as boring – but they don’t have…

    Visual.lyin Social Content- 11 readers -
  • Why Less Content is the Future?

    … out to numerous target consumers. Content marketing is a long-drawn process that involves many iterative games including the game of content. There is no formula to include this or that, no necessity to have one strategy or the other. All can go on simultaneously, while one can keep coming again and again. Big brands can ruin their own product or marketing strategy by taking wrong steps. So, careful and judicious steps can save you in the big game. Seven Boats | Digital Marketing Agency India …

    Debajyoti Banerjee / Seven Boatsin Content- 7 readers -
  • 5 SEO copywriting mistakes you should avoid

    … Copywriting is a very important element of every SEO strategy. High-quality content is THE thing that’ll help you rank and that’ll set your site apart from all the other sites out there. You probably want to do SEO copywriting the right way. Without making any fatal mistakes. So what SEO copywriting mistakes should you definitely avoid? I’ll…

    Marieke Van De Rakt/ Yoastin SEO- 9 readers -
  • Interview with Boris Veldhuijzen van Zanten (TNW)

    … of any size and scale. What’s your secret SEO-tactic? We also have dedicated SEO people here, and they are doing an amazing job of keeping track of everything and optimizing for search engines. And of course, we use your amazing plugin as well. We also firmly believe in creating quality content and not getting lost in SEO alone to get more traffic…

    Yoast- 6 readers -
  • Tagging posts properly for users and SEO

    … for this topic? You shouldn’t make up tags, they should be existing words or phrases. Words people already search for. We optimize most of our tag pages to rank well too. Our Yoast SEO plugin can help you to do so. The content analysis runs a check on your tag archive content, and tells you how to improve it: Moreover you can add a Facebook and Twitter…

    Joost De Valk/ Yoastin SEO- 7 readers -
  • 5 tips to find inspiration for your blog

    … What do you do when inspiration for your umpteenth blog posts is low? What’s the solution to a writer’s block or a general lack of ideas? Every writer will encounter a lack of inspiration every now and then. You’ll be staring at your screen, not knowing what to write about. Nevertheless, you are determined to write those blog posts on a regular…

    Marieke Van De Rakt/ Yoast- 4 readers -
  • Whip Daily Habits for Productive Writing Daily

    … Whip Daily Habits for Productive Writing Daily How often have you heard that we are all creatures of habit? You don’t waste time walking or reading the newspaper or drinking coffee every day because they are part of your habit. Such acts flow with a certain degree of flexibility. Yet, despite the fact that you write enough each day, there’s…

    Debajyoti Banerjee / Seven Boats- 9 readers -
  • To blog or not to blog?

    … Adding content on a regular basis should be part of every sustainable SEO strategy. It allows you to rank for new keywords and to keep ranking on those you’re already found for. If you blog regularly, Google will ‘see’ your site as active, alive and relevant. This will definitely help your rankings. One of the reasons WordPress websites usually…

    Marieke Van De Rakt/ Yoast- 6 readers -
  • Ask Yoast: fix website or start new one

    … Imagine owning a website with a lot of outdated content. What to do? Should you try to fix the old website? Or would it be better to start all over again with a brand new website? In this Ask Yoast we’ll dive into this frequent dilemma. We’ll do so by discussing the following question, sent to us by Roc Krivec: “I have a blog with 1K+ blog…

    Joost De Valk/ Yoast- 5 readers -
  • Blog post checklist

    … those sentences. If you carefully prepared your post, it won’t be too hard. Don’t mind spelling or typos too much in this phase. That could take you out of the writing flow. Content SEO: learn how to do keyword research, how to structure your site and how to write SEO friendly content Checkout $ 19 – Buy this eBook now » More info » 4. Check your…

    Marieke Van De Rakt/ Yoast- 15 readers -
  • Blog post planning

    … of your content. A video post for example spices things up! Conclusion If you take your blog serious, you should create a calendar. It’s a must-have if you are working with multiple authors. Creating an editorial calendar doesn’t have to be hard at all. Good luck! Read more: ‘SEO Copywriting: the complete guide’ » …

    Marieke Van De Rakt/ Yoastin Content- 10 readers -
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