Tag: SEO

3 Super Powerful Backlinking Tactics To Add To Your Blogging Tool Belt

3 Super Powerful Backlinking Tactics To Add To Your Blogging Tool Belt

Backlinks are a seriously major ranking factor for search engines. In fact they sit in the top 3 factors alongside, the obvious, content and user intent (RankBrain). Building your backlink strategy is a really important part of your overall blogging plan. But, make sure you’re 

How to optimise your blog images for site speed and SEO

How to optimise your blog images for site speed and SEO

When it comes to optimising your blog or website for speed and search engine ranking one of the most often overlooked aspects is site imagery. According to GTMetrix optimising your sites images can reduce page loading size by up to a whopping 80%. Just think 

6 Simple ways to increase traffic to your blog

6 Simple ways to increase traffic to your blog

No matter how you’re driving traffic to your blog posts right now it’s important to make sure you’re looking at this from all angles and diversifying your strategies somewhat to ensure you’re not left short when an algorithm change or a search engine update happens. 

Easy keyword research tactics for beginner bloggers

Easy keyword research tactics for beginner bloggers

One of the most daunting things I think any blogger faces is the whole SEO challenge. You can be an amazing writer and have the type of content that people are desperately searching for… but if you don’t have a great SEO strategy… Or if 

How to update old blog posts for SEO

How to update old blog posts for SEO

Updating your old content on your blog is vital to keeping your posts fresh in the eyes of Google. But learning how to update old blog posts for SEO can be daunting! Creating new content takes a whole lot of time, and you should definitely be 

What is a Google featured snippet and how can you get one?

What is a Google featured snippet and how can you get one?

What is a Google featured snippet? Google featured snippets (or “answer boxes”) are short text boxes that appear after the paid ads section on Google search results. Their aim is to answer a simple question and often appear as a short paragraph or definition, a 

SEO for bloggers – A Beginners Guide

SEO for bloggers – A Beginners Guide

Let’s talk SEO for bloggers. Even the thought of SEO is enough to send shivers down a new bloggers spine! If you’re new to blogging or have been around a wee while but are yet to jump into getting a jumpstart on traffic then this 

The top 3 things you need to do before you publish your blog post

The top 3 things you need to do before you publish your blog post

Soooo, you’ve created something good! Yay! That’s the hard part. Creation is tough and getting into a regular rhythm of putting your words or your work out into the world takes practice and dedication. So, well done! Now, how do you get that in front