WordPress Tutorial: How to Use the WordPress SEO by Yoast Box [VIDEO]

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Once you’ve got your website, getting it to the first page on Google is the primary goal for many website owners. Getting your website to show up when and where you want it is defined as Search Engine Optimization, or SEO. And while there is considerable science (and work) behind getting a site to rank on competitive terms. Every website owner has control of their “on site” SEO. One the best ways to manage your on site SEO is with the WordPress SEO by Yoast plugin.

If you’re just starting out, this WordPress tutorial video will show you how to use the WordPress SEO by Yoast box to maximize your website’s visibility on the web. Once you’ve got the WordPress SEO by Yoast plugin installed, this video will teach you what information needs to go in which box and how to use the box to reflect best what your post or page is about — moving it up in Google Search.

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Tisha Oehmen

Tisha Oehmen is a professional brand strategist and a leader in the branding field. She was recently named a member of the Global Guru’s Top 30 Brand Gurus. She is also the co-founder of Oregon-based Paradux Media Group and the best-selling author of the book, Finding Brand: The Brand Book Tutorial.

Possessing expertise in both front- and back-office operations, Tisha conceptualizes, develops, and implements initiatives to foster brand effectiveness like no other. With over 15 years of experience in branding and marketing, Tisha has successfully led large financial institutions and health care companies down the path of renaming their business.

Where Tisha really shines is in the work that isn’t done. Sometimes a name change for a business isn’t in their best interest and after meeting with Tisha, they are able to find the true value and equity that has always been in their brand. Tisha has a special knack of being able to communicate the value so that the CEO/Business owner can see its luster and then with a little polishing, make it shine company wide.

Tisha is best known for developing long lasting branding campaigns that speak to the heart of the business, the brand, and the community. True brand, no matter how big or small, has longevity. Creating branding campaigns that have longevity, that have a laser-like focus, is where Tisha thrives.

Tisha received her M.B.A. from the University of Oregon, from where she also earned a B.A. in Political Science. She enjoyed a distinguished academic career punctuated by enthusiastic and successful participation in competitive speaking events, and holds numerous awards for her skill in public speaking. Tisha is widely recognized for her ability to capture an audience’s attention with her straightforward and engaging speaking style.

When not working, she enjoys golfing, baking, reading, and hiking with her partner, Mike, and their two dogs, Chloe and Jackson. She’s also an active member of Rotary International, the Chamber of Commerce, and is a very proud supporter of the Oregon Ducks. Tisha lives in Eagle Point, Oregon.

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    • Tisha Oehmen says

      Yes, there are two I’d recommend. First if you’re using a Genesis theme, the standard SEO that comes with it is quite good. Second, the All in One SEO plugin is also good. But, in my opinion, Yoast is better than either.

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