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Image SEO: How to optimize your alt text and title text

1 December 2021 | 6 Comments | Joost de Valk

Adding images to your posts and product pages encourages people to read them, and well-chosen images can also back up your message and get you a good ranking in image search results. But you should always remember to provide your images with good alt attributes. Because alt text strengthens the message of your pages with …

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Image SEO: How to optimize your alt text and title text



How ‘near me’ searches can help your local SEO

9 November 2021 | 4 Comments | Edwin Toonen

Google keeps getting better at handling near me searches. Needless to say, mobile is the de facto way for most people to search for businesses and products — especially while out and about. Location-based ‘everything’ needs to be taken into account while optimizing the mobile and local SEO for location-dependent businesses. It’s clear that Google …

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How ‘near me’ searches can help your local SEO

Product page SEO: 5 things to improve

26 October 2021 | 5 Comments | Edwin Toonen

Besides optimizing your product pages for user experience, you want to make sure these pages are as good as possible for SEO as well. Obviously, you might think. In this post, we’ll show you a couple less obvious — at least for most website owners — elements of product page SEO and tell you why …

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Product page SEO: 5 things to improve



SEO news in August 2021: Google’s new title tag update, a new button on Twitter and more

2 September 2021 | 5 Comments | Camille Cunningham

Google has made changes to the way they show page titles in the organic search results and the SEO community is up in arms. But that’s not all that happened this month. There was lots of SEO news in August 2021 and as usual, our resident experts Joost and Jono discussed all of it in …

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SEO news in August 2021: Google’s new title tag update, a new button on Twitter and more

What is international SEO?

24 August 2021 | Willemien Hallebeek

If your online business is doing well in your country, you might consider expanding to international markets. To be successful in new markets requires some extra investments in SEO, though. You’d better start thinking about international SEO — or multilingual SEO — if you want to ensure your website will be found and used well …

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What is international SEO?

Yoast Summer School 2021: A recap of the best bits

19 August 2021 | Amy Lees

This year we held our first ever Yoast SEO Summer School, a series of 4 interactive online workshops with our in-house experts. We’ve been talking about SEO essentials like making great content, site structure, inbound marketing and rich results, and answering your questions on those topics too. It’s been fantastic seeing over 6,500 of you …

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Yoast Summer School 2021: A recap of the best bits