The definitive guide to higher rankings for WordPress sites

The definitive guide to higher rankings for WordPress sites

The definitive guide to higher rankings for WordPress sites

Table of Contents

  • The definitive guide to higher rankings for WordPress sites
  • 1 Basic WordPress SEO
    • 1 URLs
      • 1.1 Permalink structure
      • 1.2 WWW vs non-WWW
      • 1.3 Stop words
      • 1.4 To SSL or not to SSL
    • 2 Optimize your titles for SEO
      • 2.1 Controlling titles with the Yoast SEO plugin
      • 2.2 Optimizing individual posts
    • 3 Optimize your descriptions
    • 4 Image Optimization
    • 5 XML sitemaps
  • 2 Template optimization
    • 1 Breadcrumbs
    • 2 Headings
    • 3 Clean up your code
    • 4 Aim for speed
    • 5 Rethink that sidebar
    • 6 HTML sitemaps
  • 3 Advanced WordPress SEO and duplicate content
    • 1 Noindex, follow archive pages and disable some archives
    • 2 Disable unnecessary archives
    • 3 Pagination
    • 4 Canonical
  • 4 A site structure for high rankings
    • 1 Pages instead of posts
    • 2 New wine in an old bottle
    • 3 Linking to related posts
    • 4 Go easy on the tags
  • 5 Conversion Optimization
  • 6 Comment optimization
    • 1 How you get people to comment
    • 2 Bond with your commenters
    • 3 Keeping people in the conversation
  • 7 Off site blog SEO
    • 1 Follow your commenters
    • 2 Use Twitter
    • 3 Find related blogs, and work them
  • 8 Measuring results
  • 9 Conclusions on WordPress SEO