On Page SEO Checklist for WordPress Blog
- September 20, 2015
- Posted by: Abhay Ranjan
- Category: Digital Marketing
Are you ready to start your WordPress Blog?
Or You have started it before?
But, still struggling to rank for your keywords in the search engine.
You need to perform On-Page SEO Checklist for WordPress Blog, it is highly recommended.
Go with these tips from now in your upcoming blog post. You can also modify or update your old blog post and reindex it to the search engine with fetch as Google.
- Title Tag
Use your targeted keywords in the Title of your blog post.
- Meta Description
With the use of your targeted keyword, write an informative description for your blog post. Do not forget to add title tag in the meta description.
- SEO Friendly URL
Use short and keyword rich URL for your blog post, it will rank fast.
- Heading Tag
H1 – In WordPress, Title is taken as H1 automatic.
H2 -Target Important Keyword in the Sub-Heading.
- Internal Linking
Add at least 2-3 links to your own blog links in your blog post. Make sure the links are relevant to this blog post.
- Use Keyword in first 100 words
Your targeted keyword must be included in first 100 words of your blog post. Your keywords must be filtered out with Keyword Analysis.
- Image Optimization
Do not forget to mention Alt Tag while uploading Images to your blog post. Use the targeted keyword in Alt Tag.
- Keyword Density
Keyword density is the % of the no. of times a keyword appears on a page divided by the total number of words on that page.
Keyword density = (Number of keywords/ Total number of words) * 100
Note – Use 1-3% of keyword density along with LSI keywords & Semantic Keywords in a blog post.
- Multimedia Content
Use attractive Image, Interesting & Entertaining Videos, and Informative Infographics so that user engage well, it will also help in reducing bounce rate of your blog.
- Use Modifiers in Blog Title
Modifiers are the words that are often used in searching nowadays by the user.
- How To
- List-Related Numbers
- Boost Site Speed
Check your blog speed and performance with gtmetrix.com & optimize it.
- Responsive Design
Check whether your blog is responsive of your with Google Mobile-Friendly Test.
- Use Social Media Buttons