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Ask Yoast: How many (internal) links on a page?

24 November 2016 by Joost de Valk - 5 Comments

Links are valuable for search engines. Therefore, it’s important to understand how Google and other search engines use links. They use the number of links pointing to a webpage to determine how important that page is. Not only external links could help in the ranking of a page in Google, but the internal links could help …

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Interview with Maile Ohye (Google)

18 November 2016 by Edwin Toonen - 4 Comments

According to Maile Ohye of Google, “SEO is evolving into what Loren George McKechnie described as ‘search experience optimization’. It’s less about top ranking, and more about optimizing the searcher’s journey. It’s the intersection of content, UX, and as always, staying smart about search engines.” We had the chance to ask Maile a couple of questions, …

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Ask Yoast: SEO tactics for link building

11 November 2016 by Joost de Valk - 6 Comments

As you might know, links from other websites are an important ranking factor. But you might wonder how to get those quality links. What SEO tactics should you use? First, let us tell you one thing about the SEO value of links: quality often beats quantity. One link from a high ranking site can do more for you …

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Should you blog about Justin Bieber?

7 November 2016 by Marieke van de Rakt - 8 Comments

You want to rank on the words that are used a lot in the search engines, right? Justin Bieber is a term that is used very, very often. So, should we all start writing about Justin Bieber then? The answer of course is: (please) no. In this post, I explain why blogging about Justin Bieber – …

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How to write a high-quality and SEO-friendly blog post

1 November 2016 by Marieke van de Rakt - 9 Comments

Writing blog posts that are both nice and easy to read as well as SEO-friendly can be daunting. For some people, SEO-friendly content and high-quality content even seem contradictory. In this post, I’ll explain the three important steps you need to take to write excellent and SEO-friendly content. Holistic SEO At Yoast, we do not …

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Use Yoast SEO to make your content findable

25 October 2016 by Marieke van de Rakt - 5 Comments

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 …

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Ask Yoast: How to get most out of cornerstone content

24 October 2016 by Joost de Valk - 2 Comments

You 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 on your site? This is an issue a lot of our site review customers struggle with. The answer is quite …

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The importance of original content for SEO

18 October 2016 by Marieke van de Rakt - 8 Comments

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 …

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