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Ask Yoast: Publishing in another language and SEO

18 April 2017 by Joost de Valk - 8 Comments

If you’re creating content for a website, you might want to, occasionally, publish an article in a language different from the language of your other content. However, it’s difficult to rank with one specific article that’s written in a language that differs from the rest. So what should you do to improve the SEO of that article? In this …

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Ask Yoast: Too many links in navigation menu?

31 March 2017 by Joost de Valk - 3 Comments

Doing your internal linking well has quite a few SEO benefits. Connecting related posts with each other lets Google know that you’ve created content on various aspects of a certain topic. This can make you a stronger candidate to rank for that topic. But, can internal links also be detrimental to your site? Is it possible to create too many internal links, …

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Ask Yoast: Redirecting your site to non-www and HTTPS

7 March 2017 by Joost de Valk - 12 Comments

Let’s say you own the website http://www.some-example.com. At one point, you might like visitors to go to the non-www version instead of the www version of your domain. In addition to this, if you follow security best practices, you might want to switch from HTTP to HTTPS. What should you do if you want to make both these changes? You …

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Ask Yoast: Do off-topic comments hurt SEO?

27 February 2017 by Joost de Valk - 4 Comments

If you own a blog, you have to deal with the opinions, questions, and feedback from your blog’s visitors. Mostly you receive comments related to your post, but sometimes you might receive off-topic comments. How do you respond properly? And, more importantly, do off-topic comments on your blog post hurt your SEO? In this Ask Yoast we’ll …

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Ask Yoast: Duplicate content issues on my shop?

22 February 2017 by Joost de Valk - 2 Comments

If you own an eCommerce site, you might wonder how to optimize your category pages and your product pages. Could you have the same content on your category page and your product pages? If you have the same content on multiple pages of your website, would Google know what to rank first? Or would it cause duplicate …

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Ask Yoast: How to get users to the right subdomain?

10 February 2017 by Joost de Valk - 2 Comments

As a site owner you want search engines to point people to the most “fitting” language. For instance, if you’re Dutch, you’d rather see the Dutch version than the English version, if a Dutch version is available. But sometimes you might want to switch. For instance, if you’re abroad, you’d want to be able to switch …

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