Writing a successful blog post all comes down to the proper preparations. It starts before you even begin writing: what do you want to say and to whom do you want to say it? You might want to get going right away but remember: writing takes some time. And once you’ve written an awesome blog …Read: "How to write a blog post: A step-by-step guide from preparation to publication"
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What do you do when inspiration for your umpteenth blog post is low? What’s the solution to a writer’s block or a general lack of ideas? Every writer will encounter a lack of inspiration every now and then. You’ll be staring at your screen, not knowing what to write about. Nevertheless, you are determined to …Read: "How to get blog post ideas: 11 tips to find inspiration"
Reading from a screen can be difficult, so if you want people to read your whole blog post, it must be easy to read. This will get you more returning visitors and a higher conversion rate. Luckily, improving the readability of your content is something you can do relatively easily, to give your site a …Read: "5 tips for writing readable blog posts"
When blogging, it pays dividends to lay out the structure of your piece before you begin writing. The structure is the skeleton of your text and preparing it has multiple benefits. Firstly, it’s easier to write a text when your structure is already there. Secondly, a clear structure helps the reader to easily read your …Read: "Blog post structure: How to set up an easy-to-read text"
Breadcrumbs are an important part of almost every good website. These little navigational aids don’t just tell people where they are on your site, but they also help Google work out how your site is structured. That’s why it makes a lot of sense to add these helpful little pointers. Let’s take a look at …Read: "What are breadcrumbs? Why are they important for SEO?"
The structure of the texts on your site is important for SEO. If your content is clearly structured, your chance to rank well in Google will be higher. In this blog post, I’ll tell you why text structure is essential. How do people scan a text? Before deciding whether or not to read something, people …Read: "Why text structure is important for SEO"
Writing blog posts can be great fun. But, sometimes blogging can be quite a challenge as well. You may even wonder whether your website should have a blog at all. And, what should you write about? What do you do if you’re out of inspiration? How do you get engagement on your posts? And, how …Read: "Blogging: The ultimate guide"
There is a subtle line between a crappy post and a perfect one. If you want to, you can endlessly tweak and improve upon your writing. So, how do you decide if your blog post is ready? When is a post good to go? In this blog post, I’ll share a checklist you can use …Read: "When is your blog post ready for publication?"
The clickable text of a link is called the link text (also called: anchor text). It’s important to create good link texts, as they tell the reader what to expect if they click a link and they give search engines context. In this post, we’ll explain in more detail why it is important to optimize …Read: "How to improve your link text: 4 practical tips"
If you’re thinking about starting a blog, the most important thing I have to say to you is: go for it! Start your blog! Just do it! Blogging is a great SEO strategy, it’s lots of fun, and a blog is a wonderful marketing tool! A new blog will allow you to make smart and strategic …Read: "How to start a blog"
Blog SEO is one of our most beloved subjects here at Yoast. Optimizing a blog is one of the most rewarding types of SEO. A blog that has been SEO’d well and has good content can get a lot of traffic from the search engines. As the natural mode of a blog is to continuously add new content, it can lead to truly remarkable results.
From learning to use long-tail keywords, properly categorizing your blog posts to improving your blog’s structure, we have a ton to read for you. On top of these things, be sure to also read about how to create awesome blog posts and how to structure a blog post. And to finish it off, make sure to catch up on how to optimize a blog post.