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2 02, 2023

12 tips to help you get started • Yoast

2023-02-02T01:19:39+11:00February 2nd, 2023|YOAST SEO|

Written by Edwin Toonen - We’ve said this time and time again: a fast website is necessary for SEO. In a sea of similarly good (or not-so-good) results, Google will favor fast pages that can deliver a good user experience to searchers. If your goal is to attain higher rankings and drive organic traffic from Google, you need to speed [...]

24 01, 2023

A brand-new settings interface • Yoast

2023-01-24T19:05:10+11:00January 24th, 2023|YOAST SEO|

Written by Edwin Toonen - We are thrilled to announce the release of Yoast SEO 20.0. This release features a brand-new, state-of-the-art settings interface that takes your SEO work to the next level. We took great care to design an interface that’s logical and easy while simultaneously fully featured. This user interface brings Yoast SEO ahead of the curve and [...]

19 01, 2023

7 examples of inclusive language • Yoast

2023-01-19T22:57:43+11:00January 19th, 2023|YOAST SEO|

Written by Camille Cunningham - So you want to write more inclusively? Great! That means more people will feel welcome when they read your content, and you won’t accidentally exclude them. But if that’s not enough reason, just think how many more people will engage with your content if you involve them and make your content relatable to them! So, [...]

12 01, 2023

How to track video SEO performance using Google Search Console • Yoast

2023-01-12T00:10:53+11:00January 12th, 2023|YOAST SEO|

Written by Phil Nottingham - Google Search Console is the best data source for tracking the traffic you are getting to video content on your website from Google search, as it provides data directly from Google about the queries actually driving traffic, and can be segmented by video search specifically. In this post, we’ll provide a quick summary of how [...]

10 01, 2023

Inclusive language analysis improvements • Yoast

2023-01-10T19:57:42+11:00January 10th, 2023|YOAST SEO|

Written by Edwin Toonen - Last year, we launched the inclusive language analysis to help you open up your content to a broader audience. It’s been well-received, with thousands of people already using it to help improve their content. The analysis is free for everyone, so try it if you haven’t. In Yoast SEO 19.14, we’re improving the analysis. Why [...]

7 01, 2023

Domain names and their impact on SEO • Yoast

2023-01-07T01:23:59+11:00January 7th, 2023|YOAST SEO|

Written by Camille Cunningham - We often get questions from people asking about the influence of domain names on SEO. Is there any relation at all? Does it help to include keywords like product names in your domain name? Is the influence of domain names different per location? And what’s the use of using more than one domain name for a site? [...]

23 12, 2022

What is link building? And why do you build links? • Yoast

2022-12-23T10:27:05+11:00December 23rd, 2022|YOAST SEO|

Written by Willemien Hallebeek - Link building is an essential aspect of SEO. It helps search engines to find and rank your pages. You can write the perfect post, but if search engines can’t follow at least one link to it, it will most likely wait forever in vain for visitors to admire its outstanding content. For Google to find [...]

21 12, 2022

Don’t relabel your old content as new; it’s a lousy SEO tactic • Yoast

2022-12-21T22:54:35+11:00December 21st, 2022|YOAST SEO|

Written by Edwin Toonen - Content freshness is a ranking factor in Google’s algorithm and has been that way for years. Google tends to favor unique, recent, and timely content on the search results page. However, there’s a repercussion stemming from this – many websites would relabel their old content as new to try to game the algorithm. This is [...]

21 12, 2022

What is inclusive language? • Yoast

2022-12-21T00:00:44+11:00December 21st, 2022|YOAST SEO|

Written by Camille Cunningham - You might have been hearing more and more about it in the last few years: inclusive language. But what do people mean by it exactly? Is it a new thing? And why should you think about it when writing web copy? Find the answer to all of these questions in this post. We’ll do some [...]

20 12, 2022

Fixing a breaking issue in Gutenberg • Yoast

2022-12-20T19:42:55+11:00December 20th, 2022|YOAST SEO|

Written by Edwin Toonen - Last week, we uncovered a problem in Gutenberg’s upcoming release that breaks the block editor’s link functionality when used in conjunction with Yoast SEO. The result is that users cannot create links using the editor. This release of the block editor will happen this week, so we’re proactively updating Yoast SEO to be sure to [...]

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