IS wrodpress is easy for SEO

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  1. spyindiaanu

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    Your website must be SEO friendly, it doesn't matter on which platform. so WordPress is also good for SEO but can't say the easy, effort will be same on every website building platform
     
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    I my opion WordPress is just an online platform for Blogging or Website & Quality about SEO depends on most of the rest things and are simple for savvy about SEO
     
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    In my opinion, Wordpress is probably the best for SEO, Joomla is messy, not sure about the others.

    Like others said on the thread, site speed, backlinks in the industry your working in. BACKLINKS are important.

    However, I disagree with the permalink/site structure statement, I have websites with different types of site structures and both perform as well.
     
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    For startups WordPress is a really good option for SEO because at that time you don't have such amount of money to invest.Through WordPress
    you can use multiple free SEO plugins that will help you initially. After sometime when you feel now you are in a better financially condition so you can hire SEO experts that will boost your traffic.
     
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    It the content you create that google ranks not the repository of that content. Out of the box, wordpress is no beeter or worse than any other CMS but to properly optimise a site you need to be able to edit the page titles and meta description - for that you need a plugin or the right theme.

    People go wrong because they choose a bloated theme or load up with plugins which affect your speed score or mobile experience. This can mess up all your SEO efforts.

    Wordpress is not 'good for SEO', it how you use Wordpress that matters.
     
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    Just to mention your other post, site speed isn't generally a good ranking factor, the sites above me on my prime keywords are almost 10x slower than some of my companies websites.

    I believe it to be backlinks on your keywords.
     
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    It is a ranking factor - it's just that they may have better optimized site, longevity, good link profile and so on.
    Depends the keywords, how competitive and other factors.
     
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    No, there meta tags and descriptions are a pile of crap, their site structure is wank due to it being custom-built, and their site takes 100+ seconds to load.

    It's due to their backlinks.

    All you need is backlinks.
     
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    Meta tags and descriptions aren’t ranking signals.

    And site structure isn’t that important.

    It may well be their link profile but don’t discount the power of longevity and content.

    Do a better job at your onsite seo and beat them to the top
     
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    Yup! In my opinion, wordpress is the best platform for starting a blog since it provides you with great SEO plugins like Yoast etc to get your site ranked higher on Google.
     
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    Yes, WordPress SEO plugins play an important role in rank better a website in the search engine result pages. In short, WordPress is the perfect CMS for SEO and building websites that rank well.
     
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    it is very easy you can do what ever you want to with Yoast in wordpress
     
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    No not yoast. Their methodology is out of date.
     
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    WordPress can be easy for SEO because it automatically has a good reputation with Google and other search engines, so that gives it some extra search engine love straight out the gate. However, don't just stop there. It is very important that you choose solid and reliable web hosting for your WordPress site - else it can really kill your site. Also, it's ok to use some plugins like Yoast or All-in-One to further optimize yout site.

    In addition, you should use relevant keywords in your heading and sub-headings as well as early on in the first paragraph of each of your posts as well as in the last paragraph - also sprinkle a few keywords throughout your article. Doing this thing will optimize your content and make your posts rank better.
     
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    I even needed seo expert on my blog fulloaded.ng and Naijafreebeat.com
     
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