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Blogger vs WordPress SEO Factors 2015

Blogger vs WordPress SEO Factors

Blogger vs WordPress , which one to choose  and why ?

Blogger and WordPress are the most used content publishing platforms , but, when coming to start a website or blog every one have a dilemma to choose which on of them. “Experiment (Not related to post): I have seen in my case study/ research on meta tags , its been observed that keyword at the end of paragraph under first h2 tag ranks more. Lets see i’m place it Blogger vs WordPress SEO 2015

Consider two factors while choosing a platform to startup .
  • Budget Factor
  • SEO Factor

Budget Factor : As a beginner you don’t want to spend much unless you got a perfect knowledge on what you are doing or working on. So, it depends on your level of knowledge to spend money on a Self hosted website or a free blog platform.

We are not going in to deep about this as we can choose from various platforms which range from free to 10$ per month
wordpress vs blogger seo

Blogger vs WordPress Offered Features

BloggerWordPress
URL Structure: will be “yoursitename.blogspot.com” (Free) You can buy a domain name (costs around $10 per year) and route to your blogURL Structure: will be “yoursitename.com” you need to purchase a domain name from a domain registrar like bigrock
Storage Space : 1 GB Storage Space can be used per blog and you can register using a google Email IDStorage Space : Many Domain and Webhosting companies provide Unlimited Storage space along with the domain name costs about $4 per month. Its better to use local webhosting services for faster website speed . Bigrock provides a wide range of webhosting services which includes Specialized wordpress hosting service
Website Design : You have limited access to design your page , No FTP access, you can edit template design or your can copy free blog templates available on the internet as per your requirements.Website Design : You have total control over the design of your website. You will have your own cpanel to design.
Plugins : Blogger offers no plugins , but you have some gadgets to use .Plugins : WordPress offers a wide range of plugins which makes your work easier. Especially for SEO
Monetize : Blogger offers Gadgets through which you can easily integrate adsense into your blog. But you don’t have much control over the placement of the ads , which reduces your CTRMonetize : WordPress offers many themes which are SEO Friendly and Adsense Ready, and you have total control over the placement of ads . You can even run your own Banner ads through some plugins.

 

SEO Factors that Favors WordPress than Blogger

WordPress vs Blogger URL Structure :  The URL Structure places an important role in ON Page SEO Optimization.
Let us see this with an example.
Blogger URL Structure :  http://yoursitename.blogspot.com/2015/01/yourkeyword-xxxx/
WordPress URL Structure : http://yoursitename.com/yourkeyword-xxxx/
Best SEO Practices :
  • Keep your URL Shorter,
  • Keyword placed at the first have more impact on your SEO than that of the others.  In the above example WordPress URL have the best placement your keyword.

WordPress vs Blogger Design :  When we compare WordPress with Blogger, WordPress have the more flexibility for designing your website/blog page than blogger, as wordpress comes with webhosting which gives you total control on it.

The best design always gives you a better results in SEO .
WordPress vs Blogger Plugins :
Blogger offers no plugin services , instead it have gadgets which can be useful for simple things that have no impact on SEO , Used just for appearance purpose. Everything must be done manually in blogger.
Coming to WordPress, it has lots of plugins which offers many services that will improve your SEO.
you can see here the List of Best SEO plugins for WordPress 
So, if you want to make an impact online by starting a website or blog,  i recommend you to start with blogger learn some basics and shift to WordPress to make it large :p
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2 Comments

  1. Wow, fantastic blog layout! How long have you been blogging for?
    you make blogging look easy. The overall look of your site is fantastic, as well as
    the content!

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