There are many factors for content to rank above in search results. If you don’t optimize these factors your content or page might not rank better. Focus keyword is one of the very important SEO factors. If you don’t add any focus keyword in your content then you might rank your content for the wrong search term.
This might bring a bad impact on your page. Therefore it is very much necessary to add SEO focus keyword in WordPress. If you don’t know how to do it, then it’s ok.
In this post, I will guide you to add SEO focus keywords in WordPress site of yours. Let’s begin then.
What is Keyword?
Keyword is known as the important words or phrases that people are likely to search. In content, there might be multiple keywords but the focus keyword will be only one. Keywords help the content to rank in the search engine and to be found easily in the search results.
What is Focus Keyword?
A Focus keyword is a specific keyword by which content is recognized. This keyword is found most of the time than other keywords in content. If you don’t set a focus keyword, your content might not rank better.
How to Add SEO Focus Keywords in WordPress
By default, there is no option to add SEO focus keywords in WordPress but you can easily do it with help of a plugin. There are several plugins available in the WordPress plugins directory to add SEO focus keywords. But I recommended using Rank Math plugin as it is considered the best and also free.
To add SEO focus keywords in a post first install Rank Math and activate the plugin.
Now open the post where you want to add the SEO focus keyword. At the top right corner of your post editor, you will find a new button named Rank Math. Click it.
Now you will find a field named ‘Focus Keyword’, place your focus keyword there, and hit enter button.
Your SEO focus keywords is now added to the post. To rank a post in a good position you can try fulfilling all the fields of Rank Math with correct information. What is lacking in your post and the problems with your posts are shown with red marks. Try to solve those and your post will definitely rank better.
You can add multiple keywords. It’s always better to use one focus keyword.
I hope now you will be able to add SEO focus keywords now in any post of yours. If you still face any problems, feel free to tell it in the comment box below. I will be happy to help you. If you liked the post then please share it with your friends and don’t forget to write your thoughts.