You will not find a single person who doesn’t want to rank his website in search engines. The first step to rank your website is to add keywords and meta descriptions. If you don’t know to add keywords and add meta descriptions then you should consider learning it fast. Else you are losing a serious amount of traffic and leads.
In this post, I will show you how to add keywords and add meta descriptions in WordPress. Afterward, you will be able to add keywords and add meta descriptions on your own.
What Is Keywords And Meta Descriptions In WordPress?
Keywords are important phrases or words that people are more likely to search in content. A meta description is a small description of what is your post is about. Meta descriptions and keywords are HTML meta tags.
These are not visible in your post but in the search results.
How To Add Keywords And Add Meta Descriptions In WordPress
It is not easy to add keywords and add meta descriptions in WordPress without the help of any plugin. Therefore it is recommended to use a plugin. In the WordPress plugins directory, you will find a lot of plugins to add keywords and add meta descriptions.
But Rank Math is considered as the best one, besides it offers you many features and functionalities for absolutely free. If you want to add keywords and add meta descriptions at first navigate to Plugins -> Add New and then search for Rank math. Install this plugin and don’t forget to activate it.
From the dashboard click on RankMath and connect your account or click on the skip button.
Now you will be told to complete the setup, do it in the way you like.
Afterwar create a new post or open an existing post. Now if you look at the top right corner you will notice a new button has been added.
Click on the RankMath and you will found Focus keyword section.
Insert your keywords here. The first keyword you insert will be primary and other keywords will be inserted as secondary keywords.
To add meta description click on the Edit Snippet button. A pop-up will open and you will find three different fields. You will be able to insert meta title permalink and meta description.
To add meta description click on the description box and write your meta description. As you write keywords and meta description you won’t have to click save changes every time, it is updated automatically.
Depending on your SEO optimization, RankMath shows your score on the top and suggests you more optimizations.
I hope now you can add keywords and add meta descriptions in any post you want. And you can do complete SEO optimization too. If you face any problems feel free to ask me, I will be happy to help you out. If you liked the post please share it with your friends.