The Ultimate SEO Check List

1. Get title of the page automatically

    <link rel="canonical" href="<?php $url="http://".$_SERVER['HTTP_HOST'].$_SERVER['REQUEST_URI'];echo $url;?>">

2. For Title on Layout Page

<title> {{ $title }} </title>

3. For Title and on Individual Pages

@php($title = "This is the page meta title")

4. For Meta Description on Layout Page

<meta name="description" content="@yield('meta_desc')">

5. For Meta Description on Individual Pages

@section('meta_desc')Meta Description for the page goes here. @endsection

1. Title Tags

  • Include the primary keyword.
  • Keep it within 60 characters.
  • Make it unique and compelling.

2. Meta Descriptions

  • Use primary and secondary keywords.
  • Keep it within 155-160 characters.
  • Make it descriptive and engaging.

3. URL Structure

  • Include primary keywords.
  • Keep it short and descriptive.
  • Use hyphens to separate words.

4. Header Tags (H1, H2, H3, etc.)

  • Use H1 for the main title and include the primary keyword.
  • Use H2 and H3 for subheadings and include secondary keywords.

5. Content Optimization

  • Ensure high-quality, original content.
  • Aim for comprehensive, in-depth content.
  • Use primary and secondary keywords naturally.
  • Maintain readability and structure with short paragraphs and bullet points.

6. Keyword Density

  • Use primary keywords naturally throughout the content.
  • Avoid keyword stuffing (aim for 1-2% keyword density).

7. Image Optimization

  • Use descriptive file names with keywords.
  • Include alt text with keywords.
  • Compress images for faster loading times.

8. Internal Linking

  • Link to relevant internal pages.
  • Use keyword-rich anchor text.
  • Ensure a logical linking structure.

9. External Linking

  • Link to authoritative and relevant external sites.
  • Ensure links open in a new tab.

10. Mobile Friendliness

  • Ensure the site is responsive and works well on all devices.
  • Use Google’s Mobile-Friendly Test tool.

11. Page Speed Optimization

  • Optimize images and media.
  • Minify CSS, JavaScript, and HTML.
  • Use a content delivery network (CDN).
  • Enable browser caching.

12. User Experience (UX)

  • Ensure easy navigation.
  • Improve site design and usability.
  • Reduce bounce rates by improving content relevance and engagement.

13. Schema Markup

  • Implement schema markup to enhance search engine understanding.
  • Use structured data to provide additional context.

14. Social Sharing Integration

  • Include social sharing buttons.
  • Encourage sharing on social media platforms.

15. Secure Website (HTTPS)

  • Use HTTPS for a secure connection.
  • Obtain an SSL certificate.

16. Sitemaps

  • Create an XML sitemap and submit it to search engines.
  • Ensure the sitemap is up-to-date.

17. Robots.txt

  • Use a robots.txt file to control search engine crawling.
  • Ensure important pages are not blocked.

18. Canonical Tags

  • Use canonical tags to prevent duplicate content issues.

19. Breadcrumb Navigation

  • Implement breadcrumb navigation for better user experience and internal linking.

20. Fresh Content

  • Regularly update your content.
  • Add new blog posts or pages consistently.

21. Multimedia Content

  • Use videos, infographics, and other media to enhance content.
  • Optimize multimedia elements for SEO.

22. Local SEO (if applicable)

  • Include local keywords.
  • Optimize Google My Business listing.
  • Include NAP (Name, Address, Phone Number) on the website.

23. Voice Search Optimization

  • Optimize content for natural language queries.
  • Use conversational keywords and phrases.

24. Content Readability

  • Use tools like Hemingway or Grammarly to check readability.
  • Aim for a readability level appropriate for your audience.

25. Outbound Links

  • Include links to high-authority websites.
  • Ensure links are relevant to the content.