Holistic SEO

If you want to make your site rank in the long run you have to create an awesome website. Your site’s ranking should not depend on ‘tricks’. That’s what we believe, and what we call holistic SEO. We regularly write about how to optimize your site according to this principle.


Beginners level

What makes a good website? »

Do you know the secret to good websites? No? In this post, you'll find a list of 7 elements that almost every website should have.

Expert level

Holistic SEO: Improve every aspect of your website »

At Yoast, we take pride in our holistic view on SEO, taking into account all the aspects a site needs to rank well. Learn more!


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Recent Holistic SEO articles

Off-page SEO is everything you do to improve rankings that doesn't happen directly on your site. This could be building quality links, maintaining a successful social media presence or increasing brand awareness. Find out more about off-page SEO in this SEO basics article.

A new day, a new trend. Is it possible to have a holistic SEO strategy, while keeping your users entertained?

Starting up your SEO after a while can be a bit scary, but don't worry! In this post, we'll guide you through all the steps you need to take.

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