Posts by Meike Hendriks

Meike Hendriks

Meike Hendriks is an SEO Consultant at the Yoast SEO team. She helps clients making their website findable in Google within consultancy projects.

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The beginner’s guide to – the NEW – Google Search Console

15 February 2018 by Meike Hendriks » - 34 Comments

Google Analytics

Do you have your own website or maintain the website of the company you work for? Of course, to do this right, you need to keep a keen eye on the performance of your website. Google offers several tools to collect and analyze data of your website. You probably have heard of Google Analytics and »

Category: Analytics
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Ask Yoast case study: Appealing content for a real estate site

8 February 2018 by Meike Hendriks » - 4 Comments

Ask Yoast Case study: SEO for a Real estate

Ask Yoast case study: SEO for a property inspector

29 September 2017 by Meike Hendriks » - 4 Comments

Ask Yoast Case study: SEO for a Real estate

In this new Ask Yoast case study we’ll focus on an Australian real estate company: Building Properties Inspections Melbourne. This company specializes in building and pest inspections and provides its customers with reports, containing all the details of those inspections. What kind of customer makes use of these services? You could think of people who »

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Ask Yoast case study: SEO for a quality brand

11 August 2017 by Meike Hendriks » - 39 Comments

wish list

With our Ask Yoast case studies we help clients with their SEO by reviewing the website and giving clear advice and hands-on tips. Those clients send us their website because they’re curious what improvements can be made to improve the overall rankings. This time, we reviewed the website of a high-quality sun protection brand: Calypso. »

Categories: Content SEO, Technical SEO, User eXperience (UX)
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Ask Yoast Case study: SEO for architects

13 July 2017 by Meike Hendriks » - 11 Comments

seo for architects

What is an XML sitemap and why should you have one?

20 June 2017 by Meike Hendriks » - 23 Comments

XML sitemaps

A good XML sitemap acts as a roadmap of your website which leads Google to all your important pages. XML sitemaps can be good for SEO, as they allow Google to quickly find your essential website pages, even if your internal linking isn’t perfect. This post explains what XML sitemaps are and how they help »

Category: Technical SEO
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Ask Yoast case study: SEO of a photographer’s site

13 June 2017 by Meike Hendriks » - 15 Comments

Ask Yoast Case study

Writing about SEO is easier than implementing best practices on a website yourself. Every site is different and every type of site presents its own challenge. We know that, and that’s why we started our Yoast Case studies, in which we scrutinize an existing site and give the owner practical advice on how to optimize it. In this third case study: »

Categories: Content SEO, User eXperience (UX)
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Internal linking for SEO: Why and how?

11 May 2017 by Meike Hendriks » - 32 Comments

rank that cornerstone content with the Yoast SEO Premium internal linking tool

Before your content can rank, it needs links. Google finds your posts and pages best when they’re linked to from somewhere on the web. Internal links also connect your content and give Google an idea of the structure of your website. They can establish a hierarchy on your site, allowing you to give the most important pages »

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