HOW TO USE YOAST SEO PLUGIN ON BLOGSPOT (TUTORIAL) – ZIGIHOW.COM.NG
Yoast SEO is a plugin used in WordPress for page SEO Optimization.
Yoast is popularly used by WordPress users to optimize their Blog’s/wbsite’s SEO for more visibility and to enable Google index their Article.
Yea yea, Yoast SEO Plugin is used on WordPress but do you know Yoast SEO Plugin can also be used on blogspot too?
This is a good news to bloggers using blogspot platform.
Blogspot is a type of blogging platform which is invented by Google themselves, but Truth be told Blogspot dosnt have enough tools and features compared to wordpress.
WordPress is way more advanced with alot of tools and features called (Plugins) which makes blogging more easier and less stressful.
Every blogger’s dream, aspiration, and aim is to have a good SEO, (Search Engine Optimization).
SEO with the full name search engine optimization is responsible for making a website or web page visible to search engines like Google, Bing, Yahoo, etc.
SEO promotes sites search engines visibility and Increases the numbers of backlinks or inbounds Links.
Are you a blogger? Probably blogging with Google blogspot platform,
Do you wish to enhance your blog’s SEO?do you want your blog to be more visible for search engines optimization?
Then you’re in the right place, all you need to do is follow the instructions carefully.
HERE WE GO:
I shall introduce to you guys a Blogger code pack for blogspot, called
“All in one SEO pack for blogspot”
Below are it’s features
Features of “All in one SEO pack for blogspot”
- Meta Tags for the blog.
- SEO friendly robots.txt like WordPress.
- Optimize title using headings
- High traffic.
- Verify Google, Yahoo, Bing & Alexa by verification code like WordPress YOAST SEO Plugin.
- SEO optimized comments, labels, archives.
- Allow crawler to crawl pages faster in search engines.
- You can also add Facebook & Twitter timeline on your blog easily.
Now let’s move to “How to add all in One pack to blogspot”
HERE WE GO:
NOTE: If you’re using a Blogger premium blogspot template, you won’t be needing this pack.
But if you’re using any of the templates found on the blogspot dashboard then this pack is for you.
Follow the instructions to add the pack to your Blogger carefully.
1. Login to your blogger blogspot Account (Google account)
2. Go-to your Dashboard >> Then click on Templates >> Then click on >> Edit HTML
3. Now, below the <head> tag add/paste the following code below
<!– All In One SEO Pack for Blogger/Blogspot Start –> <b:if cond=’data:blog.pageType == "index"’> <title><data:blog.pageTitle/></title> <b:else/> <title><data:blog.pageName/> – <data:blog.title/></title> </b:if> <b:if cond=’data:blog.metaDescription != ""’> <meta expr:content=’data:blog.metaDescription’ name=’description’/> </b:if> <b:if cond=’data:blog.pageType == "archive"’> <meta content=’noindex, nofollow’ name=’robots’/> <b:else/> <b:if cond=’data:blog.pageType == "index"’> <b:if cond=’data:blog.url == data:blog.homepageUrl’> <meta expr:content=’data:blog.title’ name=’keywords’/> <meta content=’index, follow’ name=’robots’/> </b:if> <b:else/> <b:if cond=’data:blog.pageTitle != data:blog.title’> <meta expr:content=’data:blog.pageName’ name=’keywords’/> </b:if> </b:if> <meta content=’GOOGLE VERIFICATION CODE‘ name=’google-site-verification’/> <meta content=’BING VERIFICATION CODE’ name=’msvalidate.01’/> <meta content=’ALEXA VERIFICATION CODE‘ name=’alexaVerifyID’/> <meta content=’global’ name=’distribution’/> <meta content=’1 days’ name=’revisit’/> <meta content=’1 days’ name=’revisit-after’/> <meta content=’document’ name=’resource-type’/> <meta content=’all’ name=’audience’/> <meta content=’general’ name=’rating’/> <meta content=’all’ name=’robots’/> <meta content=’en-us’ name=’language’/> <meta content=’USA’ name=’country’/> <meta content=’Facebook ID‘ property=’fb:admins’/> <meta content=’twitter URL‘ name=’twitter:site’/> <meta content=’twitter username name=’twitter:creator’/> <meta content=’authorname‘ name=’author’/> <meta content=’email id‘ name=’email’/> <link href=’https://plus.google.com/yoursitename or URL/about’ rel=’author’/> <link href=’https://plus.google.com/yoursitename or URL/posts’ rel=’publisher’/> </b:if> <!– All In One SEO Pack for Blogger/Blogspot End –>
After you must have successfully placed the code, you need to customize the code by editing the following:
Replace the GOOGLE, BING, ALEXA VERIFICATION CODE with your verification code. Also, replace your Facebook ID, Twitter URL & username, author name, email id, google plus URLs.
Congratulations you’re Done
Now that your done pasting the code, your SEO is all ready, now let me teach you how to optimize your content on blogspot just like Yoast on WordPress.
The image below shows how optimizing content on WordPress looks like.
Now the question is “How do I get to do all this on Blogspot”? Don’t worry you’re about to learn just that.
HOW TO OPTIMIZE CONTENT ON BLOGSPOT
HERE WE GO
Like said earlier Yoast is an SEO Plugin used in optimization of webpage’s contents on WordPress.
Now on blogspot after writting your content and wants to optimize it, simply follow the steps below.
Step 1. USE SEARCH DESCRIPTION
Search description on blogspot is very similar to Meta description Yoast content snipper preview on WordPress.
After writting your Article on blogspot write alittle description about the content/Article, then add your Focus keywords to enable search description by search engines.
Step 2. MAKE USE OF YOAST CONTENT ANALYSIS
Yoast content analysis also optimize contents on blogspot, just like the way it’s also used on WordPress.
To use Yoast content analysis CLICK HERE
HOW TO USE YOAST CONTENT ANALYSIS ON BLOGSPOT.
Yoast content analysis is attached to Yoast SEO Plugin for WordPress users, but I know most Blogspot users don’t know that they can also use Yoast content analysis on blogspot to optimize their contents just like WordPress users do.
TO OPTIMIZE YOUR CONTENTS ON BLOGSPOT USING YOAST CONTENT ANALYSIS FOLLOW THE INSTRUCTIONS BELOW:
1. Copy and paste your written content/Article in the empty box where it’s written “Enter Content You’d like to analysis”
2. Scroll down to “Focus keyword” and input your focus words (Eg: the title of your content)
3. Then fill in the snippet preview by entering your SEO title, ( the title of your article) and also fill up the Meta description box by entering some little description about what your article is all about, it’s just like summarizing your article, summing everything up into conclusion, keep writting untill the strength turns green in colour, then click on “Close snippet editor”
Congratulations you’re done.