Are you using blogger / blogspot and you want to do SEO to gain more traffic? There are lots of bloggers out there that says blogger or blogspot platform has a bad SEO and to tell you the truth that isnt true. To tell you the truth bloggers only say that because they only want to push affiliate links just to make profit using other blogging platform add-ons.
If you are wiser enough you must stick to blogger because you are in a good position and advantage than using other blogging platform because number one advantage of a blogger platform is that blogger platform is totally FREE aside buying a domain name for your blog, you can use this advantage to make your blog grow.
It is not true that there are no blogger blogs that goes to the top of google search, the reason why there are no blogger blogs or only few blogger blogs goes to the top is because many bloggers migrated their blogs to other platform, it is because of the scarcity and hearsay that corrupted the minds of the bloggers and aspiring bloggers that is why many change to other blogging platform.
The major reasons why bloggers migrated to other platform is because of SEO, that is why i will teach you to stick with blogger and just do the right SEO.
What Is SEO or Search Engine Optimization?
According to Moz SEO is a marketing discipline focused on growing visibility in organic (non-paid) search engine results. SEO encompasses both the technical and creative elements required to improve rankings, drive traffic, and increase awareness in search engines. There are many aspects to SEO, from the words on your page to the way other sites link to you on the web. Sometimes SEO is simply a matter of making sure your site is structured in a way that search engines understand and people easily find you.
How to Do Right SEO For Your Blogger Blog
1.Have a Quality Content
When i say quality content, you must write content that are usually ask by people, that are COMMON and DEMAND and not less than 500 words. Google loves indexing more words in a content, the more different words you have in your content, the more you will be found by many readers.
2.Make Original Content
Never try to copy content from other blogs, if you wanted to become a successful blogger using blogspot / blogger platform, you must write content that are crafted by you, if you copy some content from other blog, soon it will be detected by the owner and your own content that are copied from other blogs will be shutdown, so it is not cool to copy content from others.
3.Make Proper Focus Keyword
Focus keyword is the reason people find your blog on search engines and to do it you must be clear what is your focus keyword that you will use for example, if your topic is all about “how to do seo for beginners“. Your blog’s title,URL,First Paragraph, Alt-text in your image must contain keywords “how to do seo for beginners” that is how to make proper focus keyword. The longer keyword you have in your post, the better.
Link building is one of the most important ways why people can find your blog. The idea is that when a lot of websites will point to your blog, your blog will increase its rank and there is a greater chance that people will mostly find you in search engines. Also link building is also a way to increase your SEO, For example blog commenting is also a great way to optimize your visibility. How? when you leave some comment with your blog link, there will be people to try to click your link and it is already a way to have visitors to your blog and if they discover how valuable content you have, the more people will try to read what you have in your blog.
Guest Blogging is also another way to do link building, when you write for guest post, website will give you a priviledge to leave your website link attach to your guest blogging. Guest blogging is writing a blog post or donating your written work to other blogs and in return you gain backlink.
5.Never Do Broken Links
Did you ever try to experience website that has Error 404 or Page not found? That is a broken links, when search engines finds out that you have a lot of broken links, you page rank will go down and you will get a chance to be not found on search engines. To avoid broken links, never change the url of your contents or else you will gain broken links.
6.Promote your Content
It takes time or a few months before people will going to find your blog on search engines, and to hasten to have more traffic to your blog, promote your content to social medias, they will aid you to drive traffic to your blog. Promote your blog to Google+,Facebook,Twitter and Pinterest.