Do you want to learn how to create a blogger blog and rank it on Google search engine?
Search engine or organic traffic is the best form of visits to your site because they are people who need the information on your blog.
There are two major factors in ranking your blog on the search engine they are On-page SEO optimization and external optimization SEO techniques.
On-page SEO optimization has to do with how you optimize your blog internally like site robot.txt file, sitemaps, submit blog to search and interlinking blog post
External optimization are links you get from other websites or blog outside of your blog it’s usually called backlinks is a major factor for ranking your blog.
in this post, we will focus on optimizing our blog post internally to get organic or search engine traffic.
i have written 11 tips on how to create a blogger blog and rank it on Google search engine
in this post, i will post 4 of the main tips to optimize your blogger blog for search engine
Tip 8# how to add robot.txt file to blogspot
Google search engine bots need guidelines on how to crawl your blog or website the robot.txt file tells the bots the contents to crawl and the ones he will not crawl.
Adding a robot.txt file to your blogger account, you go to your blogspot Dashboard and follow the step below.
1: click on settings
2: click search preferences
4: click on crawlers and indexing
5: click on custom robots.txt
and paste this code below
you only need to change the blog address ” http://example.blogspot.com/feeds/posts/default?orderby=UPDATED” with your blog like http://pauljumbo.blogspot.com/feeds/posts/default?orderby=UPDATED
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tip 9# how to submit blogspot blog to google search console
Submitting your blog to Google is very important you only need to head over to Google search console formerly Google webmaster https://www.google.com/webmasters/tools/home?hl=en and click on add property.
Type your blog address, and click on add it, will ask you to verify that you are the owner of the blog by posting some HTML code on your blog.
copy the code and go to your Blogspot dashboard and click template >> edit HTML search for just below the head tag paste the code there and head over to Google and click verify.
Tip 10# how to add sitemap to Blogspot
A sitemap is the entire map of your blog that Google bots crawl to see all the contents of your blog its very import to add it on your blog for Google to crawl your blog on a daily basis.
Adding site sitemaps to Google head over to your Google search console click on sitemaps under crawl session click Add Add/Test Sitemap and add this code “atom.xml?redirect=false&start-index=1&max-results=500” and finally click submit button and Refresh the page.
Tip 11# How to index a new blog post faster
Finally to make Google crawl or index your new blog post fast you navigate to Google search console and click crawl then choose Fetch as google and add your new blog post URL and click on fetch.