Are you facing low traffic problem on your WordPress blog? If yes then There are many things which you are doing wrong. One of them can be poor on-page and on-site SEO. you may need to improve WordPress website internal link structure.
Content was king, and content is still a king without good content on-page and on-site SEO won’t work
Today we will discuss one important seo factor that will improve your website’s overall seo score and organic ranking
Internal linking is one of the most ignored seo thing by bloggers today we will see how you can improve WordPress website internal link structure using yoast plugin
What is the role of internal linking in search engine optimization and what are its benefits
Links from one blog post to another blog post or one page to another page know as internal linking. It helps search engines in crawling the pages. It also help less popular pages to drive traffic from our viral post or pages. overall it passes link juice from one page to another
For example, one of your post/page received high quality back links from some other website and its ranking higher in the SERP. So, what you can do. You can link your blog pages to this high-ranking page. You can pass on link juice to other pages as well which are not so strong in terms of back link
We all know Wikipedia rank in search engine it’s a great example or of solid internal linking structure
If you want to build authority website, make sure you interlink all pages of your blog
Tips and tricks to improve WordPress website internal link structure.
When interlinking pages it should be contextually relevant to the article which should add value to article. Use anchor text internal links like related post after post. You can also put popular post in sidebar as they are easiest way to add internal links to a webpage. you can use a WordPress plugin for quick internal linking.
For example, Take inspiration from Wikipedia how they interlink. You can link 8-10 internal link in 1500 words the article. This is just for idea. In actual there is no limit for internal linking as long as your links are useful and contextual to topic
Also You can add internal links when writing or later when proof reading. It’s up-to you. Plugin like yoast can also help you in this but this feature is in paid version. It’s called “yoast internal link”. It automatically suggests which word in your article can be linked to other post from your website
This plugin can save your plenty of time and this is a great feature