SEO stands for Search Engine Optimization, everybody is talking about SEO, even I am too talking about SEO. Do you know, why it is so important?, how you can do optimization? I will introduce you with the meaning, importance of SEO and few optimization tips for your blog.
Is SEO Important?
Ofcourse, SEO is very important for each and every website/blog. Nowadays SEO is known as the king of the internet world. With good SEO optimization, your blog’s rank on Google and other search engines could continue to rise. There are many SEO tips you can implement at your blog, but as I am considering you as a beginner, so first you should apply some basic tips of SEO.
Following are the few tips which will help you in better optimization of your blog:
Search Keywords : That Fits your website niche
It is very important to determine the keywords for your blog. Keywords must be matching with your blog’s theme or content. You can also use various online tools for finding keywords related to your blog. Don’t include irrelevant keywords, and do not repeat the same word in your keywords more than 3 times, otherwise it will be considered as “spam”.
Choose Perfect Domain Name
Domain name means the name of your blog, always try to choose a name which is easy to spell and easy to remember. It should be matching with the niche of your blog. For example, let us take the name of my own blog i.e. DreamBloggers, domain name consists of ‘Techy’ word which shows relevancy with the blog’s niche. Try to include keywords in the domain name itself.
Optimize title of Homepage of Blog
The best title for your blog is the title which contains keywords from your website. Use the most important keywords in the title. Follow the same with the title of your blog posts, they must be clear and should include few keywords for better SEO optimization. Avoid using long post titles.
Create a Description for your blog
While making a description, use all those keywords that are more effective and relevant to your blog. Your description must not be longer than 160 words, choose a description to be very informative.
Include Keywords in Your Post Content
Effectively use your keywords in your post content, mainly focus on the first 20-30 words, notice all the links, images, alt texts, etc.
Bonus SEO Tip : Images are also proved as best source of organic visitors i.e. From Yahoo, Google and other image searches. Concentrate equally towards the SEO optimization of your images.
These 5 basic tips are must to be implemented before submitting your blog to search engines. Next step is to keep updating your blog regularly and collect more and more backlinks to your blog.
If you have successfully done all the tasks, nobody can stop your blog from growing and rising its position in search engines. Good luck