SEO success is all about consistency. Creating relevant and compelling content that you know will excite readers is easy right? Well, what if your blog is never found? There are more than 1.7 billion websites today, and your blog can be buried at the bottom with only a few readers ever seeing it. Disappointing right? So how can you change that? By simply optimizing your blog posts for SEO.
Below are essential tips that you should never skip before publishing a post.
How to Write Blog Post Headlines for SEO
Headlines are the defining factor for any blog post therefore how you write them can make all the difference to your blog’s SEO.
As an expert blogger, you know that a title can make people read your blog or choose all the other alternatives available.
How to craft a title that will grab the attention of your reader’s attention
- Answer your reader’s question
People are looking for immediate answers. Therefore, your title should outrightly tell the reader that their question will be answered quickly and concisely. For your readers’ questions, make sure that you have a solution for them.
𝟐. Focus on Keywords Related to Your Headline
Having attention-grabbing headlines isn’t enough to rank your blog on Google. You also need relevant keywords to will resonate with search engines as well as your readers.
You can use Google’s keyword planner to come up with relevant keywords for your blog. To access Google’s keyword planner, you need to have a Google Ads account to access it. This tool allows you to generate thousands of keywords by simply typing in a word, phrase, or URL related to your business to get them.
There are also a couple of free tools that can help you generate free blog titles as well as counter check if your blog titles are good enough for both search engines and your reader.
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