This may sound awkward. BUT.. what's the best Technique for optimising a WordPress website for search engine
Lol, we all started out feeling awkward.
Start here - https://yoast.com/wordpress/plugins/seo/
Then here - https://yoast.com/wordpress-seo/
Take some time to read the second link, practice as you learn, you'd be awesome in no time.
All the best
Here are some SEO checklist for wordpress.
Install an xml,html sitemap generator - submit the generated sitemap to the various search engine webmaster tools.
Optimise your images and ensure you use appropriate alt. texts
Install All in one SEO plugin
Optimise each page with appropriate meta for Title , Description and Keywords. Don't forget to use your keywords inside your page articles and tags also.
Ensure your pages are light or you use minified css.
Interlink your pages
Get some quality backlinks
That is pretty much it.
OK. Thanks man
I'd also recommend you install an AMP Plugin as Google is ranking AMP pages higher
OK. I'll read about it. Thanks
I agree with this. Tested and confirmed! But make sure you take note of the errors on search console as amp pages are very tricky on wordpress.