Caroline's Corner

Caroline blogs about her experience as a blogger, from making sure you keep going to optimizing your blog.





The Yoast SEO Premium analysis: new vs old

25 October 2018 | 8 Comments | Caroline Geven

Yoast SEO Premium 9.0 fulfills a long lasting wish of many bloggers and content writers, including me. The Yoast SEO premium analysis is able to do something it has never done before: take word forms into account (amongst other things). As one of Yoast’s linguists pointed out: “Google knows word forms, so should we.” Testing the …

Read: "The Yoast SEO Premium analysis: new vs old"
word forms, related keyphrase and synonyms in Yoast SEO premium


How to stay unique despite being one of many bloggers in your niche

27 September 2018 | 28 Comments | Caroline Geven

There have been moments in the past year that I wanted to quit my blog. My inner critic would tell me I wasn’t good enough to play with the big bloggers out there and I would tell myself over and over again the blogging world is oversaturated and in particular the mom blog niche. Instead …

Read: "How to stay unique despite being one of many bloggers in your niche"
Caroline's Corner

Blog post images: Why use them and where to get them

13 September 2018 | 37 Comments | Caroline Geven

For the bloggers who started building websites in the early 00s, blogging was ‘just’ writing an update on your life or writing a tutorial. Photos were  not usual and if you had photos, you made sure the title of the blog post contained something like: ‘warning: image heavy’. Today, you cannot imagine posting a blog …

Read: "Blog post images: Why use them and where to get them"
Caroline's Corner

How to make time for your blog when you have no time

13 August 2018 | 29 Comments | Caroline Geven

“I’ve decided I wanted to start a travel blog”. I received this text from a friend who was in Croatia and wanted to just inform me about this. What I heard: “Caroline, spring into action. Throw ALL your tips at her. Buy your favorite blog book and get it delivered to her through same day …

Read: "How to make time for your blog when you have no time"
Caroline's Corner