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How to use Google Search Console: a beginner’s guide

15 December 2022 | Meike Hendriks

Do you have a website or maintain the website of the company you work for? Of course, to do this right, you need to keep a keen eye on the performance of your website. Google offers several tools to collect and analyze data from your website. You probably have heard of Google Analytics and Google …

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How to use Google Search Console: a beginner’s guide

What is site structure and why is it important?

14 December 2022 | 12 Comments | Marieke van de Rakt

Site structure is a vital aspect of your SEO strategy. Why? Because the structure of your website shows Google which pages of your site are most important. This means you can influence which content will rank highest in the search engines with your site’s structure. And good news: You can start improving your site structure …

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What is site structure and why is it important?




What’s technical SEO? 8 technical aspects everyone should know

25 August 2022 | Willemien Hallebeek

In this post, we’ll go into the basics of technical SEO. Now, discussing the basics of technical SEO might seem like a contradiction in terms. Nevertheless, some basic knowledge about the more technical side of SEO can mean the difference between a high-ranking site and a site that doesn’t rank at all. Technical SEO isn’t …

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What’s technical SEO? 8 technical aspects everyone should know

How to use social media (updated 2022)

17 August 2022 | Marieke van de Rakt

Your social media endeavors need to be a part of your SEO strategy. Especially now that the younger generations (Gen Z) are using platforms like TikTok and Instagram instead of Google. This means your site’s popularity on social media ties into your SEO more than ever! But which social media should you focus on? With …

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How to use social media (updated 2022)

Save time in SEO with these 5 tips

5 July 2022 | Willemien Hallebeek

Whether you have a company website, a blog, or an (online) store, chances are you’ve got a lot to do. You’re probably busy with leading your company, blogging, or making your customers happy with the goods they need. SEO might not be top of mind at all times. Yet, you also know that higher rankings …

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Save time in SEO with these 5 tips

SEO basics: What is crawlability?

16 June 2022 | Marieke van de Rakt

Ranking in search engines requires a website with flawless technical SEO and great, relevant content. Luckily, the Yoast SEO plugin takes care of (almost) everything on your WordPress site. Still, if you really want to get the most out of your website and keep outranking the competition, some basic knowledge of technical SEO is a must. …

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SEO basics: What is crawlability?