Grow Your Traffic with Keyword Research

The Daily Post

Ranking well for the right search terms can mean the difference between hundreds of visits per month, and relative search-engine obscurity.

If you’re a dedicated blogger, you’ve probably spent hours thinking about future post topics. Even on a casual personal blog, it’s easy to lose yourself in figuring out what to write about next (hint: check out our Daily Prompts!).

Even after you’ve whittled down your ideas into a solid list of potential posts, you still need to think about how readers who share your interests will find you in search engines. While WordPress.com has excellent SEO built in, your content is still the top factor in how readers find you online. Today, let’s talk about a simple, no-frills approach to keyword research that can help boost your blog posts’ visibility.

Keyword Research? What’s that?

People looking for content use search engines in many different ways, and use a variety…

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