Do you want your blog posts to rank higher on Google? Want to generate more traffic from people searching online?
Here are 5 tips to help improve the SEO results on your blog posts.
Title Tags - You title tag is the most important element for SEO. Title tags indicate the relevance of your post. Try to limit your titles to 55 characters so that it is presented in full on search results pages.
Meta Descriptions - Meta descriptions do not appear in your post, however are vital for SEO results and they usually become the snippet of text presented in search that should inspire readers to click.
Keywords in the Post - Try to include your focus keywords a few times within the body of the post. Make sure to use them naturally in the text.
Sematically Linked Keywords - Use words that are sematically linked (closely related) to your focus keyphrase to indicate the relevance of your topic.
Headline - Write your headline for readers and format it for search engines. Use the header tag for your main heading in your post and ensure it includes the focus keyphrase.