<strong>Before you hit publish</strong>
  • Website template contains only one H1 tag per page, unique to each page
  • Convert text to/from Word with wordhtml.com
  • Check your grammar with Grammarly.com
  • URL’s should be search engine-friendly with intuitive folder structure – Test
  • Titles and Meta Descriptions are customizable for every page and different from the H1 tagTest
  • Pages with similar content efficiently use canonical tags – https://support.google.com/webmasters/answer/139066?hl=en – http://www.seoreviewtools.com/canonical-url-location-checker/
  • Images include relevant ALT attributes – http://www.screamingfrog.co.uk/seo-spider/
  • Images are optimized for speed without degradation
  • Duplicate content issues related to the CMS (URL Parameters, etc) – https://support.google.com/webmasters/answer/66359?hl=en – https://www.google.com/webmasters/tools/crawl-url-parameters
  • Blog gives emphasis to subscription opt-in (i.e. Scroll-Triggered Boxes plugin)
  • Blog posts and articles offer obvious but not distracting social sharing
  • Blog gives emphasis to subscription opt-in (i.e. Scroll-Triggered Boxes plugin)

After you hit publish

  • Email the link for your blog post to your friends and ask them to share your post
  • Email to your newsletter subscribers
  • Share the link to the post on Facebook, Twitter, etc.
  • Visit community and other relevant groups to share your post
  • Reach out to influencers who you mentioned in the post
  • Reach out to other bloggers that might enjoy your post
  • See if larger sites will syndicate your post
  • Pay to promote your post on Facebook and Twitter
  • See if you can guest post on other sites