If you are using Yoast SEO WordPress plugin on your blog and You don’t know how to add Keywords on your posts then in this post I will talk about ‘How to add Keywords to WordPress post by using Yoast SEO plugin’. If you did not know how to install the plugin on WordPress then read this post (How to install plugins on WordPress) to know how to install plugins on WordPress blog.
Yoast SEO WordPress plugin is a great and most popular WordPress plugin for a blog to get higher rankings on Google, Yahoo and other popular search engines. I’m also using Yoast SEO plugin on this blog. The keywords are the main part of a post for getting higher rankings on Search Engines. So now let’s get started to add best keywords on your blog post.
How to add Keywords to WordPress post by using Yoast SEO Plugin
If you have already installed Yoast SEO plugin on your WordPress blog then you always see an extra field at the bottom of your WordPress editor when you writing any post. This extra box every time appear when you start writing a new post on your blog. In this box, you will see Snippet, Readability options, and five keywords field. If you are new on using Yoast SEO plugin and did not know how to add the good keyword for your post then I have a solution about “How to add Keywords on WordPress post by using Yoast SEO Plugin”.
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Before adding any keyword on this box you need to write your full post. When you finish writing the post go to the Yoast SEO box and check the Readability options and if this box showing green you can add Keywords. In the very first box, you need to choose the best keyword that describes everything about your post. You can also add the title of your Post here if it is short, and add more four keywords here but remember that the first keyword you use on Yoast SEO box has been repeated at least three or four times on your blog and other four keywords has been repeated at least two times on your post. You can also add the title of your post in the content. You also need to edit the snippet box and in this box, you need to put the title of your post that may be easy to add Keywords.
After doing all of the steps you can publish your post. Remember that search engines also optimize your post before adding in the search result and search engines analyze your posts How much time users read your post, How much time they spend on reading your posts etc. So I will suggest you write a good content for your post to become popular.
So Now I think that you will understand How to add Keywords to WordPress post by using Yoast SEO Plugin. If you have any queries related to this post then leave a comment here. I will happy to help you.
Arvind Singh is a Web Developer / Blogger and Also a Youtuber. He Explores what’s possible with WordPress, Blogger, Mobile Phones, Web Development and shares his Knowledge with the Readers.