I collected some more suggestions on how to make your WordPress autoblogs even more search engine friendly in order to get more free traffic.
Here are 6 techniques and plugins to improve your autoblogs.
Plugins to Optimize WordPress Autoblog
Installing Sitemaps — The first is to install and set up Google XML sitemap, and submit it to the search engines. Moreover, you should also install Google Video Sitemap and Google Image Sitemap as well, in case you will have videos and images on your autoblog, which is strongly suggested. You should also submit those sitemaps as well.
Modify the Permalink Structure — The URL of your post is a factor for search engine rankings, though it is not so important as it used to be, but it can still help. You can change the permalink structure within the settings. I suggest to change it to postname, but category/postname can be also good. You can also find some free plugins that automatically remove unwanted words from your links such as a, and etc.
Improve the Interlinking System of Your Autoblog — Internal linking is a really important SEO method nowadays. The aim is to interlink relevant pages. Fortunately, there are great plugins that automatically interlink your website. I suggest you to use Auto hyperlinks URLS for this purpose. It also has many options for SEO.
Installing Autotagger Plugin — Adding tags to posts is great way to for SEO, but since most of the WordPress autoblog plugins cannot add tags we should install an autotagger plugin. This tool will automatically add tags to posts, and can be tweaked. I recommend to use Auto add tags. It works with autoblogs that already have content.
Using Tag Cloud — This used to be very popular. For autoblogging adding a tag cloud widget can be beneficial, as it helps with improving the keyword density of your WordPress autoblog. There are rather lot plugins for this purpose.
Setting Up the Title Tag Properly — This is a key factor for SEO. Your title should contain the keyword you optimize your autoblog for. There are many SEO plugins — I suggest to use WordPress SEO by Yoast– that helps to set up your title. For autoblogs I suggest to add the main title of your site to the post titles as it obviously contain the main keyword. You should also set the SEO plugin to create the description automatically as well as the keywords. Description will be made from the excerpt and the keywords from the tags.
Install SEO Search Terms Tagging 2 — This plugin can help to get more long tail traffic to your WordPress autoblog. How? Whenever a visitor comes to your site by using search engines the keyword that is used will be added to the post. This way you will have secondary keywords and LSI keywords on your posts making it even more SEO friendly. This SEO plugin comes with many tweaking options plus widgets that can even help with better rankings.
To get the most from this plugin check out regularly the incoming search terms and use them to set your autoblog plugin to create posts for those.
The mention WordPress autoblog optimization techniques can be easily done by installing plugins that are free, but they can really help to get more visitors from search engines.
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