Shopify SEO Roundup #6 – Content Ideas & Improving Existing Content

September 30, 2020 in Monthly Roundup, Shopify SEO

Welcome to the sixth post of my monthly “Shopify SEO Roundup” series!

Every month, I curate a digest of the most interesting posts I’ve come across in the last four weeks.

These can be simple blog posts or articles, infographics, and even podcasts, as long as they deal with the same topic: Shopify SEO (or SEO that can easily be applied to Shopify!).

Are you a Shopify merchant with a high interest in SEO, but no time to read the mass of posts out there?

This digest sorts the good from the bad—and the great from the good.

If you want to be part of the roundup next month, or you’ve just read a great piece I should know about, please send me the content (over at nathan@taptimize.com) and I will include it in the next roundup!

In this month’s digest, we’ll take a look at content. But not any type of content: we’ll explore ways that allow you to keep your blog going with a minimal amount of effort.

In other words: working smart!

How can you continuously come up with new content? How do you detect and improve underperforming content? And finally, can shorter content also earn backlinks?

Let’s find out in this month’s roundup.

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Shopify SEO Roundup #5 – Content That Ranks

August 31, 2020 in Monthly Roundup, Shopify SEO

Welcome to the fifth post of my monthly “Shopify SEO Roundup” series!

Every month, I curate a digest of the most interesting posts I’ve come across in the last four weeks.

These can be simple blog posts or articles, infographics, and even podcasts, as long as they deal with the same topic: Shopify SEO (or SEO that can easily be applied to Shopify!).

Are you a Shopify merchant with a high interest in SEO, but no time to read the mass of posts out there?

This digest sorts the good from the bad—and the great from the good.

If you want to be part of the roundup next month, or you’ve just read a great piece I should know about, please send me the content (over at nathan@taptimize.com) and I will include it in the next roundup!

This month’s digest will be all about ranking.

How do you get that coveted #1 spot? How fast can you get it, and what should you do in case of dramatic ranking drops?

Let’s not wait any longer to find out and check out the top posts for this month.

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The Best Shopify SEO Apps and Plugins [Updated for 2020]

August 27, 2020 in Shopify Apps, Shopify SEO
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What are the best Shopify SEO apps out there?

This question comes up regularly when I work for Shopify clients.

There’s an overwhelming amount of apps and plugins to choose from—and if you’re just a beginner, that can be a little intimidating.

With this blog post, I want to remove the uncertainty that comes with picking a new SEO app.

Every app, listed down here in no particular order, will be given a score of one to five stars and a complete review.

Full disclaimer: I am not affiliated with any of the apps on this list, so my reviews are 100% genuine.

Not sure which app is the best for your Shopify store? Read on, weigh the pros and cons, and install a new one today.

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Shopify SEO Roundup #4 – Quizzes, Copywriting, and Questions

July 31, 2020 in Monthly Roundup, Shopify SEO

Welcome to the fourth post of my monthly “Shopify SEO Roundup” series!

Every month, I curate a digest of the most interesting posts I’ve come across in the last four weeks.

These can be simple blog posts or articles, infographics, and even podcasts, as long as they deal with the same topic: Shopify SEO (or SEO that can easily be applied to Shopify!).

Are you a Shopify merchant with a high interest in SEO, but no time to read the mass of posts out there?

This digest sorts the good from the bad—and the great from the good.

If you want to be part of the roundup next month, or you’ve just read a great piece I should know about, please send me the content (over at nathan@taptimize.com) and I will include it in the next roundup!

In this month’s digest, we’re gonna be looking at some lesser-known SEO techniques that can help you increase your shop’s click-through rate, engagement and session duration.

All of these metrics have a significant impact on your SEO and shouldn’t be ignored.

It all makes sense: a user who spends a lot of time on your site sends strong signals to search engines that your shop is worth checking out.

Without further ado, let’s check out the top posts for this month!

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How to Optimize Meta Tags for Your Shopify Store [Infographic]

July 22, 2020 in On-page SEO, Shopify SEO
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Optimizing your Shopify meta tags is a key component of your store’s SEO strategy.

Although they don’t directly affect search rankings, well-optimized meta tags can improve your click-through rate by 286%.

meta tags introduction

The meta description, for example, is the first impression visitors get from your website—before they even click your link.

When it comes to Shopify stores, this is even more important. Search results are akin to shop windows, and your meta tags (title, description, etc.) need to shine to grab the customer’s attention.

So how do you go about optimizing meta tags?

This is what this blog post is all about. Let’s dive straight into it!

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Product Update: Keywords First, New Charts, New Locations, and Competitor Tracking

July 8, 2020 in Product Updates
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It has been a very intensive month of work, but I’m happy to announce that we’ve just launched a new version of the TapTimize dashboard.

At TapTimize, we’re always going to try and keep things as simple as possible, and this update is no different.

Although we’ve added a series a new features, there is still only just one page that contains all the information you need to properly track your SERPs and keyword positions.

We’ve also fixed a number of long-standing bugs that should make navigating the platform a lot easier for you.

Don’t have an account yet? Sign up using this link and see the changes for yourself.

If you want the details, keep on reading!

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Monthly Shopify SEO Roundup #3 – Backlinks Building, Retargeting, and a Blog Design Tool

June 30, 2020 in Monthly Roundup, Shopify SEO
monthly SEO roundup #3 june 2020

Welcome to the third post of my monthly “Shopify SEO Roundup” series!

Every month, I curate a digest of the most interesting posts I’ve come across in the last four weeks.

These can be simple blog posts or articles, infographics, and even podcasts, as long as they deal with the same topic: Shopify SEO.

Are you a Shopify merchant with a high interest in SEO, but no time to read the mass of posts out there?

This digest sorts the good from the bad—and the great from the good.

If you want to be part of the roundup next month, or you’ve just read a great piece I should know about, please send me the content (over at nathan@taptimize.com) and I will include it in the next roundup!

This month’s digest is going to be all about content.

Blogs, for example, are a great way to get more traffic and drive sales. But it can be a tough nut to crack for Shopify store owners who want to write about their products.

And I don’t blame them: how much can you write about coat hangers, really?

Without further ado, let’s check out the top posts for this month!

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Monthly Shopify SEO Roundup #2 – Keyword Research, Another Roundup, and Core Update

May 31, 2020 in Monthly Roundup, Shopify SEO
monthly seo roundup may 2020

Welcome to the second post of my monthly “Shopify SEO Roundup” series!

Every month, I curate a digest of the most interesting posts I’ve come across in the last four weeks.

These can be simple blog posts or articles, infographics, and even podcasts, as long as they deal with the same topic: Shopify SEO.

Are you a Shopify merchant with a high interest in SEO, but no time to read the mass of posts out there?

This digest sorts the good from the bad—and the great from the good.

If you want to be part of the roundup next month, or you’ve just read a great piece I should know about, please send me the content (over at nathan@taptimize.com) and I will include it in the next roundup!

Without further ado, let’s check out this month’s top posts.

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How to Conduct an SEO Audit for Your Shopify Store

May 22, 2020 in Shopify SEO
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You’ve probably heard it everywhere at this point: when it comes to marketing your Shopify store, SEO is the name of the game.

But how do you get started?

There’s a myriad of tools, SEO experts and blogs out there.

The abundance of information, tools and third-party apps can make it very confusing for first-time Shopify merchants to begin optimizing their SEO.

But I’ve got good news for you: the start is the hardest part. Once you have an actionable, ready-to-go plan at hand, all you have to do is execute it.

In this post, I’ll teach you how to conduct a complete SEO audit for your Shopify store.

By the end of this guide, you will be able to pin-point what your priority SEO issues are, and how you can get started with fixing them.

So let’s get started!

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How to Fix Breadcrumbs Issues in Shopify

May 6, 2020 in Google Search Console, Shopify SEO
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Have you received this warning from your Google Search Console?

New Breadcrumbs issue detected for site https://my-shopify.com.

Search Console has identified that your site is affected by 1 Breadcrumbs issue.

You’re not alone.

This warning showed up on the console for one of my clients a few months back. But because he didn’t know what Breadcrumbs were, the issue went unchecked—and the consequences were disastrous.

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