BLOGGING TIPS FOR DANCE TEACHERS – BASIC AND QUICK FOR SEARCH ENGINES
These are some very simple tips to make your blog more search engine friendly.
Know what keywords you want to use within your blog, i.e. dance classes in St. Albans, or Birthday parties for 3 year olds – try to make them as specific as you can.
It is important to feature your key words in the Title of your blog.
So, for this example, our keywords are Dance Teachers. Keep your keywords as far left as you can in the title. Also, look at your permalink and include your keywords as far left as you can.
DANCE TEACHER BLOGGING TIPS – HEADINGS
It is important to have headings throughout your post – we’ve made this heading a “heading 3″ (we are using wordpress) and have included our keywords in the heading again.
DANCE TEACHER BLOGGING TIPS – IMAGE TAGS
Whenever you include an image, there is the opportunity to include your keywords here too – in the Title and also the Alternate Text – again, keep your key words as far left as you can
DANCE TEACHER BLOGGING TIPS – BODY TEXT
Use your keywords several times where you can – obviously without overloading your blog post and ensuring it reads well – don’t try to trick Google by posting your keywords over and over again in a paragraph as Google is too clever for that It also helps if you bold your keywords. So this Dance Teachers Blogging Tips post can be put in bold.
DANCE TEACHER BLOGGING TIPS – ORIGINAL ARTICLE
Make sure your blog is original and you haven’t just copied it from somewhere else.
DANCE TEACHER BLOGGING TIPS – ALL IN ONE SEO PACK
Do you have an SEO plug in to your website? If not it may be worth you looking into getting one. We have All In One SEO. Include your keywords in the Custom Title Tag and also in the meta description – again, to the left if you can. The meta description is what comes up when someone googles you – it’s your chance to sell the click really. The keyword section is not as important as Google doesn’t really look there anymore.
DANCE TEACHER BLOGGING TIPS – LINKS
Post a link to your blog post on a different page(s) of your website – so you could have “Click Here for more information on becoming a Dance Teacher” and feature your blog link and ideally get your link on other websites too.
DANCE TEACHER BLOGGING TIPS – KEEP POSTING
Keep on posting – one blog isn’t going to do it – you must keep fresh content going.
The best thing really is to just go for it – learn as you go along, tweak and research to find out what works best. Let us know how you get on and whether these tips have been helpful or made a difference to you – we would love hear your thoughts – email us at [email protected], tweet us at https://www.twitter.com/popdanceworld or facebook us at https://www.facebook.com/popdanceinternational