This presentation was for the November 2012 Portland Bloggers meetup. …
This presentation was for the November 2012 Portland Bloggers meetup.
"There are a lot of tricky terms and tips to make blogs better, drive more traffic, and get more readers. While we want to encourage everyone to first and foremost write their blogs for themselves and for the fun of having a blog. We also know that as bloggers we want people to read what we write/create!
At the November Meet-Up Mike Arnesen from Swell Path will be guiding us through the world of Search Engine Optimization! What is that!? Well, SEO is what helps search engines find your blog out of all of the other blogs out there."
Things covered in this presentation:
> What is SEO?
> How search engines work.
> Understanding and learning how to pick keywords.
> Optimizing blog posts.
> Optimizing your blogging platform.
> Specific tips for SEO for Blogger, WordPress, and Squarespace.
> Getting links to your website.
> Getting your social sharing up.
> Google Authorship for bloggers.
> Questions & website SEO clinic.
This event was completely awesome. Thank you to everyone who attended.