This very much depends on whether you’ve got something interesting to say, share or demonstrate. There’s no doubt that blog posts rank and can bring new traffic to your site, but this has to be the right traffic. My blog posts are about WordPress development, WordPress consultancy and general creative thoughts and comment.
One interesting this about this site is that it’s starting from nothing. A newly registered domain name with zero domain authority, no relevant keyword in the domain itself and not a single backlink in sight (at the time of writing this).
Part of this blog will be dedicated to journalling the development of this site, what works and what doesn’t from an SEO perspective. I mainly work on established websites, so these naturally have some domain age, authority and backlinks already. Posts on this topic will really detail how to get your blog ranking when you are starting with nothing.
It’s important to remember that what you do on your website today may not have any effect on your website’s placement in the search for several months. Things are rarely instant in the world of SEO which is another reason to make sure your site is in perfect condition with a site audit before you invest too much time in blogging and content production.
Here are 10 ways you can use SEM Rush to optimise your website. Part of my blog is dedicated to showing you exactly how I plan, structure and optimise my own personal website. This is a new site (launched March 2019) and is on a brand new domain, with a domain authority of zero (March…
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Web designers Banbury. Clearly one of the more highly contested terms for search engine optimisation in the Banbury area – there are over 100 monthly searches for the term web designers Banbury according to the range of tools I use to analyse this sort of stuff. Banbury is a small town in North Oxfordshire and…
There’s always a first, and this is it. This is also something called the excerpt. On many WordPress sites, you will simply see this as a truncated version of the post. I much prefer to write custom excerpts for posts – it’s like you care about it a little more. Not sure Google cares, but you never know.
Just a starter post, but read it anyway