This is my first post in this blog (Feeling Excited 😎).
If you are a Blogspot blogger you will come to know how hard is to get organic traffics to your blog 😟
In spite of being the biggest blogging platform, Blogspot will lag when it comes to Search Engine Optimization(SEO).The main reason is the absence of SEO plugins for Blogspot blog.Due to the absence of SEO plugins we need to optimize our blogger manually💪
Though we optimize our blog manually it is not enough for our blog to compete with WordPress blogs (Frustration 😞).
Don’t Worry I will tell you some magic SEO tips which helps you to rank your page higher in 🔎search engines🚆
Things we are going to see in this post👇
- On Page Blogspot SEO Tips
- Off Page Blogspot SEO Tips
On Page SEO
On page SEO and Off page SEO are one of those things that everyone should know as a blogger.
Confused😕 with On Page and Off page SEO.Don’t worry read this to get an idea.
“On Page SEO is everything you do on your blog to increase your rankings.The examples of an On page SEO is Blog design, Keywords, Interlinking, and so on.On page SEO is necessary to grow your audience and to increase your traffic”
Off Page SEO
On Page Blogspot SEO Tips
I already told you about On page SEO techniques above👆.Now we will see about different on page SEO tips in detail
Using Custom Domain in Blogspot Blogs
Optimize Post Title
Find the above code and replace it with
<b:if cond= ‘data:blog.pagetype == "index"’>
Ok Now you finished post title optimization succesfully😜
(Note: This is only for default template users others check before proceeding)
Enable Custom Robots Header Tags
Custom robots header tags are one of the best things that blogger has introduced blog more SEO friendly.It tells the search engine that what are the things that need to be optimized and what should be left.(Isn’t it cool 😎)
How to enable custom robot header tags
Enable Custom Robots.txt
Both Custom Robots header tags and Custom Robots.txt should be handled with carefully.Because a small mistake can lead you to a big problem.
It helps search engine to avoid crawling of unnecessary things like archive pages and search pages and make our blogspot SEO better.
The main thing comes here.Now everyone has a doubt what we should type under robots.txt box
Go to this link
Type your URL there
Copy the code that appears
Paste it in the Box
(Note: To check your robots.txt Go to www.yourblogurl.com/robots.txt)
Submit Your Site To Google Search Console
Click Edit(New Tab will open)
Verify Your Ownership(it is very easy)
Go To Sitemap->Add/Test Sitemap->Paste the required code from robots.txt as shown in above image ->Click Submit
Submit your sitemap to other search engine
Meta Tag Description
In previous we have to code to add meta tags to our blog but after the new update, we don’t need to code things.Just type your blog description in meta tag description box.This is one of the best blogspot seo tips that everyone must use.
Meta tags really be helpful in SEO and it helps the readers to understand your niche
To add Meta tag
Go To Blogger Dashboard->Settings->Search Preference->Enable Meta Tag Description->Type your blog descriptions in the dialog box
(Note: The Description shouldn’t🙅 exceed 140 words)
Example:“SEOfari is a blog for beginners to learn SEO, Monetization, and Blog Customization“
Custom Page Not Found
A 404 error message is an irritating😤 to everyone.Mostly 404 occurs due to broken link.By following this tips you can convert this traffic to any of your pages
Custom Redirects is another way to convert your broken link into traffic.When some other blogger linked his blog to your blog.If accidently the link is broken or you removed that post from your blog but you still want to redirects the traffics use this method
When it comes to Blogspot SEO your blog post’s URL will really be helpful in ranking your page higher.Avoid using automatic permalink because automatic permalink contains stop words which are harmful to SEO.To avoid these use custom permalink.To use custom permalink go to permalinks present on the right side.
(Note: Try to use keywords in your permalink.avoid lengthy URL)
Keywords in Blogspot SEO
“Keywords the heart💓 of SEO”
“Keywords is a single or a group of words from your article which is going to represent your whole article before search engines“
How to choose right keyword
It is often told that Choosing right keyword is an art so you have to be more concern while choosing keywords.Research your keyword with online tools which I mentioned below
- Semrush (Recommended)
- Google keyword Planner
How to use keywords in our blog
Breadcrumbs in SEO
While I am researching about Breadcrumbs some people tells that it is useful in SEO and someone tells that it only helps the visitors.
(Note: It takes 24 hours from installation for your blog to appear with breadcrumbs in search engines)
In ALT text type the text that you want to appear instead of image if image fails to load and it is for search engines(Use keywords in it)
Compress Your Image Size
If you see the right side of your blogger editor you will see search description box.It helps the search engine to know about your articles easily.
- Blogspot SEO Tips
- How to SEO for blogger
- Blogger SEO Guides
- How to top blogger blogs
- On Page and Off Page SEO tips
Interlink and Outbound link
Linking your old blog post to a new post is called interlink.There is a lot of benefits in SEO due to interlink.it passes link juice to your old post and it helps us in ranking higher
Linking your blog to some other domain is called outbound links.Outbound links are really useful in SEO.Always link to a blog having high page rank and high domain value.
Optimizing Comment Section
Go To->Settings->Post,Comments and Sharing
In Who Can Comment Select Registered Users
In Comment Moderation Select Alway
SEO Do’s and Don’ts