Free SEO for Beginners Course by Yoast

Written by Remkus de Vries
Written by Remkus de Vries

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Would you like to learn what makes your site rank higher in Google?

And understand how Google works?

This is your chance, because today, Yoast is releasing its first completely free course: SEO for beginners!

In this course, we cover the basics of SEO without spending any money.

What will you learn?

In the Yoast SEO for Beginners course, you will learn what SEO is, what Google does, and how to rank in the search results.

Do you know, for example, how Google reads your content and ranks it?

Well, after completing this course you will!

In this course, you will also learn how to write your copy in such a way that Google knows exactly what you are talking about. Moreover, you will get to know how you can make sure that Google can actually put your pages into the search results. And much more!

Could I benefit from this course?

The SEO for beginners course is valuable for everyone who is not already an SEO expert. Whether you are looking to start a career in SEO or are a small business owner with a website or just want to join the discussion with your colleagues … it does not matter. In this course, you will learn exactly what to improve on your website to make it rank in Google.

Do I have to use WordPress or the Yoast SEO plugin?

No, you do not. The course is valuable for anyone, regardless of whether you use WordPress or the Yoast SEO plugin. Some lessons discuss how the plugin can help you with your SEO. Still, the majority of the information applies to anyone and any situation.

How can I get this course?

The SEO for beginners course is already available. Find out more at SEO for Beginners by Yoast. Enjoy!

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Written by Remkus de Vries
Remkus has been a well-known figure in the WordPress community for over a decade, and is now the Partnerships Manager and Community liaison at Yoast. He is @DeFries on and Twitter.

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7 Responses

  1. I am using Yoast plugin from past 2 year. I have a silly doubt regarding free and paid version of Yoast plugin, do using paid version get more benefits rather than free one? Can you please help out in this kind of debate

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  4. Hello
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