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We already had enough conversation about Blogger Now we will learn how You can make it easier for people to find your blog on search engines like Google and Bing. As we know, Google Blogger is free and easy to use web publishing tool. Many bloggers initially use Blogger. In this article you will learn:

Blogger Seo

List your blog on search engines

  1. On the left, click Settings.
  2. Under “Privacy,” turn on Visible to search engines.

You can use relevant keywords in the titles and text on your posts and pages. You can also tell search engines which pages, posts, and links to ignore so they won’t show up in search results.

Add keywords to your post and page titles

To improve the ranking of your posts and pages in searches Include keywords that explain what the post or page is about.


Add headers

To tell search engines what your post is about, you can add headers like H1, H2, H3, and more. To add headers:

  1. From the menu on the left, click Posts.
  2. Click the title of the post you want to edit.
  3. Highlight the text you want to make into a header.
  4. In the menu, click Paragraph .
  5. Choose the type of heading you want.
Note: Add headers in sequence i,e H1 > H2, H3 > H4. Don't use in this form H1 > H3, H4 >H6 It effects on Seo Badly.

Make your images searchable

To make your images searchable and accessible to all readers, you can add a short description, alt text, or title:

  1. Sign in to Blogger.
  2. Add an image to your post and click on it.
  3. Click Setting Icon.
  4. In the text box: 
    • In the “alt” section: Add a long description.
    • In the “title” section: Add a short description.
  5. Click Update.

If you want to know its effect then i will give you an example. I will search Tosamaidan Blogger Tutorial on google search it will show images. See below example:

Tell search engines not to follow certain links

  1. Highlight the text you want to add link.
  2. At the top, click Link Create/edit URL.
  3. If you want to open the link in new tab. Check the box.
  4. Check the box next to Add ‘rel=nofollow’ attribute.
  5. Click OK.

Rewrite your URLs

To make your posts more readable and help search engines understand what they’re about, you can rewrite the URL of your posts: To set custom permalink Avoid invalid characters always; don’t use <SPACE> between words, use hyphen (-) or underscore (_) instead.

  1. Sign in to Blogger.
  2. In the top left, choose a blog to update.
  3. From the menu on the left, click Posts  New Post .
  4. On the right, under “Post Settings,” click Permalink.
  5. Select Custom Permalink and enter the URL you want to use. Use post related and keep it short.
  6. Click Publish or Save.
Note: If you don’t see Automatic Permalink and Custom Permalink it means the post must be published before. Click Revert to draft button to get back them.

Create a redirect for a URL

If any page url doesn’t exist in your blog but readers still visit to that page. They obviously go to the 404 error page and can’t find the content they are looking for. To solve this problem, you should add a custom redirect from that old url to a new url. Put the old url in From: section and new url in To: section. To make it permenant choose “Yes”.

To redirect URLs from your blog to new posts or pages:

  1. From the menu on the left, click Settings.
  2. Under “Errors and redirects,” click Custom redirects Add.
  3. Add the deleted URL and the URL you want to redirect it to. 
    • If the original article was deleted, turn on Permanent.
  4. Click OK Save.

Search Console

Add your blog to your Search Console account. Adding a blog to your account is easy: Just follow the instructions:

Verify your blog

To see detailed stats and diagnostics about your site, verify your ownership. You can verify your site by uploading an HTML file with the filename we specify, or by adding a meta tag to your blog’s template. But Now a days Google search console Automatically verify Ownership via Blogger. You don’t need to do anything.

Submit a sitemap

Sitemaps are a great way to tell Google about content on your site google might not otherwise discover. Google prefers sitemaps created using the sitemap protocol; however, Google accept several different formats. If you publish an RSS or Atom feed of your site, you can submit the feed URL as a sitemap.

How to find sitemap of my blog. It is easy simply type your blog address in address bar then paste this /sitemap.xml after your domain address for example https://yourdomain.com/sitemap.xml.

  1. Sign in to Google Search Console.
  2. In the sidebar, select your website.
  3. Click on ‘Sitemaps’. The ‘Sitemaps’ menu is under the ‘Index’ section.
  4. Enter ‘https://yourdomain.com/sitemap.xml.
  5. Click Submit.

remove your sitemap from Google Search Console

  1. Sign in to Google Search Console.
  2. In the sidebar, select your website.
  3. Click on ‘Sitemaps’. The ‘Sitemaps’ menu is under the ‘Index’ section.
  4. Under ‘sitemaps’, click on the sitemap you want to remove.
  5. Click on the 3 vertical dots in the top-right of the page then Remove Sitemap.

Questions and Answers

Is Blogger good for SEO?

Blogging helps boost SEO quality by positioning your website as a relevant answer to your customers’ questions. Blog posts that specifically use a variety of on-page SEO tactics can give you more opportunities to rank in search engines and get customers to visit your site.

How do I optimize my blog for SEO?

  1. Plan your content based on keyword research. Through search engine optimization your blogs will become easier to find for visitors and search engines.
  2. Use an effective blog post title and permalink.
  3. Internal linking.
  4. Make your blog easy to read.
  5. Write unique content.
  6. Gain insight into your content results.

How long should blog posts be SEO?

For SEO, the ideal blog post length should be 2,100-2,400 words.

What are the tools used for SEO?

  1. Ahrefs:SEO Keyword Tool (Paid).
  2. Google Search Console: Top SEO Tool.
  3. SEMRush: Marketing SEO Tools (Paid).
  4. ITSITE: All in one 50+ Free.
  5. Moz Pro: SEO Software (Paid).
  6. Answer The Public: Free SEO Tools.

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