If you’re interested in building traffic for your blog, you probably (or should) have some interest in learning more about Search Engine Optimization (SEO). Most people don’t want to invest in writing and creating a blog unless they receive visits which may help turn into more regular readers. Obviously, this is even more important to consider if you’re running a blog as a business because those readers may choose to buy something from you.
What is SEO? First, what is SEO? According to Wikipedia, SEO is the process of improving the visibility of a website or a web page in search engines via the “natural” or un-paid (“organic” or “algorithmic”) search results.There are many books and blogs out there that discuss SEO and how to optimize your website. There are also companies who specialize in providing SEO services to website owners. As most people become more experienced in blogging, they learn about SEO, the use of keywords and how to determine the competition for certain words.
WordPress SEO Plugins
All that being said, there is a number of WordPress SEO plugins that can help you take some of the guess work out optimizing your blog posts or website. I recently set out to find some of the best SEO WordPress Plugins for my blogs and to share them with readers. I came across two great articles from ineedhits.com and shoutmeloud.com that highlighted some of their favorites. So, without further ado, here are some of the best SEO plugins base on my own personal experience and the recommendations in the articles I read .