10 SEO Tips That Will Work Like a Pro in 2019

By on November 21, 2018

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Getting your site to rank higher in Google takes a lot of effort. At least, that’s the general perception. What if there were some techniques which are simple and easy but quite effective? It would be great, wouldn’t it? You may think that it would be difficult to identify such tips and tricks.

Don’t worry!

Here are 10 SEO tips that will work like a pro in 2019:

  1. Optimize the Titles and Headings

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Search engines consider keywords quite important! Keyword research is still the key. Optimize your content for keyword search. Your title should include the keyword that you are targeting. Keep it close to the beginning of the title. The same is true about Heading 1 (H1). Your keyword should be there too. This is equally applicable to your pay-per-click (PPC) titles. Keep keywords in mind when you devise them. Meta descriptions influence searches. So optimize meta descriptions as well.

Not so difficult, is it?

  1. Give Priority to Important Web Pages

Navigation structure is quite crucial, don’t you think? It is important because it sends users to important page on your site, so give it priority. Your users will get to those pages quickly and easily. Optimize them for keyword search. This is what you want, right? You want users to access certain pages and follow your calls-to-action (CTAs)

Well then, get to work on site navigation!

  1. Track Your Site’s Performance

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Keep an eye on your site’s performance. Also be sure to track pages, and monitor the user behavior as well. Analyze the search volume and on-page time. If users are leaving a page quickly, you need to figure out why. It’s easy to do, simply use Google Search Console and Google Analytics.

You can also use a plug-in from a content management system (CMS) in order to install it.

  1. Compress and Optimize Your Images

Images can make page loading difficult. How long do you think users are prepared to wait? Users may leave simply because a site takes a lot of time to load, so compress and optimize your images. You can use plug-ins or tools like Smrush, ShortPixel, and TinyPNG. Compress and optimize your images to avoid these issues!

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  1. Increase the Speed of Your Site

As noted earlier, images can slow down your site.

That’s not all.

There are several things which can slow down your site, prompting users to leave. If that happens, search engines won’t like it and your site will not rank higher. You know your site best, so find out what’s causing your website to slow down. The issue could be a plug-in, extension or some other files.

Identify the cause and fix it!

  1. Interlink Your Own Web Pages with Keyword Rich Anchor Text

Among various SEO techniques, interlinking is quite an important one. Use specific anchor texts and link your pages.

It’s quite simple.

Link your new content to other relevant pages on your site.  You can use an Interlink Manager if you have too many pages. Interlinking is a simple but effective SEO technique for 2019!

  1. Link to Relevant and High Authority Sites

Outbound links point to other relevant and high authority sites. They are important because they help search engines to better understand your site. So link your content to other relevant and authoritative sites. This allows search engines to understand your niche better and creates trust and credibility of your site! So link to relevant sites and secure higher ranking in 2019!

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  1. Secure Your Social Media Profiles

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Social media profiles are important because you can get some backlinking to your site. Be sure to create your social media posts first. If you delay it, others can get the same profile name you want.

So hurry!

You should focus on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn etc., depending on your niche, you can also look at other sites like Reddit.

  1. Post Fresh, High Quality Content

You need to keep posting fresh, high quality content on your site.

Seems obvious, right?

But not many people are able to implement it. If you don’t post fresh content, you cannot compete with the big players of the SEO game. Work out new blog ideas and keep posting compelling content that Google cannot ignore! Fresh content can also enhance the prospects of your old content as well!

  1. Repurpose Existing Content

This is one of the most powerful SEO techniques. Take a look at your existing content and find out ways to repurpose it.

You know how search engines love videos, so create a video. If you want, you can create a podcast too.

Share it everywhere!

Repurposing can give an edge to your SEO in 2019. Try it out!

Parting Shot

As is evident, the basics don’t change. Some of these are tips are not new. It’s all about execution. The key is to apply these tips and follow them in 2019.

2019 belongs to those who can utilize these great SEO practices and tips.

So go ahead and implement these tips in 2019!

About Aella Johns

Aella Johns is an SEO executive working with Ranking By SEO. She writes articles on topics related to SEO, link-building, social media marketing, and more.
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