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Taxonomy SEO: How to optimize your categories and tags

1 February 2022 | 2 Comments | Camille Cunningham

We often encounter sites with category and tag structures that are completely unmanaged. Even large news sites can suffer from overusage of tags and categories. Tags and categories are both examples of a taxonomy system. When used correctly, a good taxonomy system can boost your site’s SEO. The opposite is also true: when used wrong, …

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Taxonomy SEO: How to optimize your categories and tags

Sustainable SEO: How to focus on a lasting SEO strategy

20 January 2022 | 3 Comments | Marieke van de Rakt

You’re probably familiar with SEO, but what do we mean by sustainable SEO? Well, it’s all about spending your time on the right things in order to outrank competitions in the search engines! But how do you keep doing SEO in an efficient and successful way? How do you keep ranking in the long run? If you’re …

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Sustainable SEO: How to focus on a lasting SEO strategy

How to pick up SEO after you’ve neglected your site

19 January 2022 | Marieke van de Rakt

The new year has just begun. Maybe you’ve promised yourself that you’re going to really make an effort in SEO this year. Perhaps you’ve not been giving your site the proper SEO love it deserves and over time your rankings have been going down. Or maybe you’ve noticed a decrease in organic traffic and want …

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How to pick up SEO after you’ve neglected your site

Rank tracking: why you should monitor your keywords

13 January 2022 | 4 Comments | Edwin Toonen

Keywords. Optimization. Google rankings. Choose your goal, do the work, hope you win those top SERP positions. That’s why we do SEO in the first place, right? Of course, there’s a lot more to think about than just rankings and optimization. And if you’re getting enough visitors, and those visitors seem happy with your site …

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Rank tracking: why you should monitor your keywords



Transition words: why and how to use them

17 December 2021 | 16 Comments | Marieke van de Rakt

Using transition words in your writing can help you enhance the readability of your content. These words help your text flow and show readers the relationship between phrases and paragraphs. That’s why the readability checks in Yoast SEO provide feedback on your use of transition words. But what are they exactly? Why are they so …

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Transition words: why and how to use them

How to write clear and SEO-friendly paragraphs

15 December 2021 | 14 Comments | Marieke van de Rakt

Paragraphs? Isn’t that what you get when you insert a white space after a bunch of sentences? Do you need to think about where to put that whitespace? Or can you just put one in whenever you feel like it? Well, writing correct and clear paragraphs is really important for the readability of a text. …

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How to write clear and SEO-friendly paragraphs