Not Every blog post rank well on search engines. Every day more than 2 million blog posts are published. This leading to a big competition on which post ranks better.
You can spend tireless effort coming up with new contents for your blog, but without proper Search engine optimization, that is not enough to beat your competition to the first page.
The first action to beating your competition to claiming a spot on the first page of search engines is your blog post TITLE. The title of your blog post indicates its relevance and it is the most important aspect of a good search engine optimized content.
Here is an info-graphic with a 21 point checklist to improving your blog post visibility.
The First 5 points talk about:-
Optimizing your blog post for Search Engines.
- Title Tag
- Meta Description
- Keywords In Post
- Semantically Linked Keyword
Point 6 to 15 is about Tactics for engaging the reader by tapping into their human psychology to improve clicks, reads, and social shares.
And finally, Point 16 to 21 shows how to include compelling media to improve the quality of your blog post.
So next time before you think of pushing the publish button on your blog post, make sure you go through this list and see that you’ve included everything. If you leave something off, then make sure it is deliberate.
This Infographic by Visme was inspired by Web Content Checklist: 21 Ways to Publish Better Content.
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