Search engine optimization plays a major role to rank your website in search engine. If you don’t know anything about seo it is hard for you to get ranking in Google or in any other search engine. Search engine plays a vital role to rank website for keywords. If we properly optimize our site then we can surely rank easily in search engine. As I say proper optimization means (proper optimization). If you don’t have enough knowledge about seo and if you’re trying to rank your website with improper seo techniques, then there are lesser chance to rank your site in top of the google. Also there are 2 important factors involves in seo. First one is on page seo and second one is off page seo. I have also shared article on off page seo techniques. In this article you will find 10 super ways to rank your site on first page with proper off page optimization techniques.
Things to know about on page seo
On page seo plays a vital role for ranking site whether you want to rank your pages or posts. On page seo factors depends on many things that i have described below.
- Optimizing title of your content.
- Description (snippet) you write for blog post.
- Using header tags in your post.
- Bolding important text.
- Internal linking to related posts.
- External linking if needed.
- Optimizing your blog images.
- Using alternate keyword in your content.
- Build quality content.
- Adding links in a natural way.
Above points are important for optimizing on page. It is really important to take care of above points while optimizing your posts or pages. Because off page seo factors are dependent upon your on page seo.
1. Optimizing title
Optimizing title is important part of on page seo. I think if your title is not as per your content. It is really hard for you to get visits to that particular page. You have to form title of the content organically and naturally. Insert main keyword in your content title and make a title look a bit more interesting. These will help user to know more about inner content from search index.
2. Description you write for blog post
Description is most important factor to rank your post. When user type any query in Google. They sees title, url, description (snippet) of a particular page. If you are writing interesting title & description for your post. Then there is more then 40% chance that user will try to check content of website by clicking on link through search engine. Add text in short description (snippet) for your post and make it understandable for user to know exactly what your post is about. Insert main & secondary keywords organically in your snippet. Through this your post will also rank for secondary keywords. In short it will add value to your on page optimization of your post.
3. Header tags for on page seo
Adding header tags in your post plays crucial role for ranking. Header tags helps to gain weight in Google and other search engines. Adding header tags are important for on page seo. It is also useful to enrich the user and gives clear idea on topic which you have explained. Now header tags have become important component for on page seo. You can use your main keyword in header tags. But for reminder don’t do keyword stuffing into header tags. Keep it organic and natural. If your optimizing content naturally then your post or page will rank good in search engine.
4. Bolding important text
You can highlight important text in your content by bolding it. Also you can mark such text that it should be helpful for your users to grab attention on important text. As bolding text will also add a bit advantage in your on page seo work. But there are some things that you should know before bolding important text in your content.
- Do not over use bold tag for text.
- Don’t bold such texts that are your main keywords or secondary keywords.
- Don’t fill your content will bolding texts.
- Bold such texts that you find it important for your readers.
- Keep your content organic & natural.
5. Internal linking to related post
Internal linking to related post not only rank other post, but it also helps our site users to grab more information on similar topics. Internal linking to relevant post add advantage for our on page seo. While internal linking add such post which are related to your content. Wrong linking may harm your site seo structure. I have shared article on Internal linking tips to rank website higher in search engine.
6. External link for on page seo
Add external links into your page if needed. But adding too many external links may harm your website. Sometimes it is really important to add links to other domain where it is useful for our users. But you don’t want to give do follow advantages to such sites. In such cases you can use rel-nofollow tag in your external link. If you are linking your site to other domain and you don’t wish to pass link juice to other external site then in such cases you can add rel=”nofollow” tag to those links.
7. Optimize your post images
It is easy to optimize your content images just by adding alt tag in it. If you’re using WordPress while completion of uploading image at the right hand side of the panel you are able to add title, caption & alt tag for images. It is important part of on page seo to optimize your post and site images. If your blog is custom build then you can dynamically add alt tag through programming. Try to add main keyword in alt tag as these will also help for ranking purpose of particular page.
8. Use alternate keywords in your post
I suggest you to use keyword variation in your content organically. Using secondary keyword synonyms in your post will rank your post in search engine. Also your post will rank for multiple keywords in search engine. Try to use variation of alternate keywords in your post. Use Google keyword planner tool to search for keywords. Find secondary keywords with your main keyword. Using main and secondary keyword in your post will add value in your on page seo.
9. Building quality content
Always try to build quality content for your blog. Before writing any content research on that particular topic that you are going to write. Through research and study on particular topic you are able to write enough useful information. Also arrange your content properly before publishing post. Proofread article before publishing content on your site. You can check my post on 8 tips to build quality content for your blog. Here I have shared how to write quality content for blog. Find best tips on building high quality content for site.
10. Adding internal & external links in natural way
Proper internal and external links into pages helps to gain page visibility in search engine. Wisely link your content to related post though they are internal or external. You can also add rel=nofollow tag if you don’t want to pass link juice to external links. Don’t add too many internal or external links in your post. Adding too many links will look like you have done link farming in your post or page. Keep your link structure natural & organic. You can check my post on link building techniques to rank your website higher in search engine.
So these were some of the on page seo factors that you should take into consideration. Optimize your page or post properly because many factors of off page seo are also depend upon on page seo. Kindly share you’re thought on this article by commenting below.