Page Rank of a blog is very important for every bloggers because it shows the domain authority. It also helps readers to get an idea about how popular a blog is which they are reading.
There are many professional Blogger Tricks that you can use to increase your blog page rank. But basically Page rank depends on the number of quality backlinks and internal linking of blog posts.
Internal linking plays a main role in increasing page rank and search engine crawl rate.
Also Read: 7 Ways To Increase Your Blog's Crawl Rate In Google
They also help to increase our blog page views and reduce the bounce rate. We internally link our related posts and categories into our content. But in blogger there are labels in place of categories.
If we internal link to a label page, then the link juice will be waste because labels link have no value. They only used to categories the posts according to proper label. If you ever checked your robots.txt file then you will definitely aware with the fact that by default the labels link are disallowed for search crawlers to index.
You are much smarter to think if a link is blocked by search crawlers then what’s the benefit to use it for internal linking. To get rid of this issue today I come with a very solid trick that will help you to increase page rank of all of your blog posts.
Let see how to achieve this goal.
Creating a Sitemap Page for Specific labelTo Fix this problem we have to create a HTML sitemap page that shows the links of all the articles from the particular label and then use that page URL for internal linking instead of the label link. For example:
Suppose if you write a tutorial related to "Blogger Tricks" and want to link your "Blogger Tricks" label page so that readers can read all the articles.
But, Adding the label page link is invaluable for SEO. So, Here we're going to add the Sitemap link instead of the label page link. This will add value to our site and also helps to increase Page Rank ;)
Instead of this: (Label Link)
<a href=”http://www.example.com/search/label/Blogger%20Tricks”>Blogger Tricks</a>
Use this: (Created Sitemap Page Link for specific label)
<a href=”http://www.example.com/p/blogger-tricks.html”>Blogger Tricks</a>
How To Create a Sitemap For a Particular label?If you follow above method of internal linking for category page then your all blog posts will gain strength and higher ranking in search results. Now the question is how to create sitemap page for particular label. This is very simple to do.
Follow below steps carefully.
- Log in to your blogger account.
- Navigate to Pages > New Page > Blank Page.
- Switch it to HTML mode.
- Now paste below code in the post body.
- Replace www.example.com with your own blog URL and Your%20Label with label for which you want to create a page.
Tip: If you have single word as your label page like “SEO” then replace Blogger%20Tricks with SEO but if you have more than one word in your label name then put %20 between them to separate them. The name is case sensitive. So, take care of it.
- Now click on Publish button.
- You are done.
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