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How to handle comments on your blog

23 February 2016 by Marieke van de Rakt - 30 Comments

When blogging regularly, people will start responding to what you write. Maybe not right away, but as your blog is growing, you’ll have to deal with comments on your blog. Especially when you write about your worldview or opinions, some people will disagree with you. You’ll, therefore, have to deal with the responses and opinions …

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Managing a growing blog: content planning

11 February 2016 by Marieke van de Rakt - 9 Comments

As your blog gets bigger and attracts a larger audience, content writing becomes content planning and content managing. For larger blogs, a team of authors usually works together. Blogs are written by individual authors, but these authors still have to work together. Otherwise, a blog with the same topic could appear twice. Or, authors could use …

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Managing a growing blog: technical SEO

27 January 2016 by Marieke van de Rakt - 15 Comments

As a blog starts growing, you’ll need to do more things to keep the technical aspects of your SEO covered. The first thing you should do, whether your blog is big or small, is installing our Yoast SEO plugin. That pretty much covers everything concerning technical SEO. We made it that simple. But, as your blog or …

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Ask Yoast: How to clean up old blog posts

23 December 2015 by Joost de Valk - 5 Comments

It’s important to clean up the content of your site and blog regularly. If you’ve been blogging for a while and the amount of content on your blog has grown substantially, it can be quite an overwhelming task though. At ask@yoast.com we received a question from Ben Anderson about a good process for a spring cleaning of a large blog …

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6 tips for coming up with blog ideas

21 December 2015 by Marieke van de Rakt - 11 Comments

Your keyword research will give you much direction on what to blog about. You’ll have to unlock content around specific words. A word is not yet a topic though. Next to a keyword, you’ll need an angle, a specific story around a keyword, to write a blogpost. And as your blog grows, your inspiration can get …

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The site structure of a growing blog

12 November 2015 by Marieke van de Rakt

It is never easy to set up a new blog. It can take quite some time to get picked up by the search engines. Nevertheless, as your blog starts to grow, you’ll probably face new SEO problems. In the upcoming weeks, I’ll discuss some of the difficulties you might encounter as your blog really starts to grow. …

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Blog SEO: make people stay and read your post

29 September 2015 by Marieke van de Rakt - 9 Comments

When you succeed in getting visitors to one of your blogpost, you want them to stay and read your stuff. Readers (and especially first time visiting readers) are bored really quickly. You should grab their attention extremely fast and help them to understand the main message of your blog. In this post, I will give five …

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