Here is the final checklist which you need to follow in 2017 to make sure your content rank higher in search engine. I have listed few of On Page SEO Techniques for 2018 which are most important for any kind of business website who has to rank on Search Engine Result Page.
On Page SEO Techniques for 2018
· Keyword placement
· Keyword in Title
· Keyword in Permalink
· Keyword in first paragraph
· Keyword in Image Alt tag
· Tweaked Keyword in H2 or H3
· Bold Important Keywords and related keywords
· Italics 1-2 important Keywords
· Outbound Link to relevant high-quality sites
· Internal links to related articles
· Remove all stop words from Permalink
· Add multi-media (Video, Slides, Info graphic)
· Longer the content length, better it is. Minimum: 700 words
· Optimize image before uploading (Compress and resize)
· Page loading time
SEO Other Places be Concentrated:
· Use Meta title in less than 65 character
· Use Meta description in less than 150 characters.
· If using any Social SEO plug-in, make sure to add image for Face book, twitter (Take advantage of social graph).
· Make sure to have social sharing buttons at the end of post or floating social sharing buttons.
· Have related posts after blog posts to lower down bounce rate.
Things not to do:
· Not more than 1 H1 tag (Your Post title is H1 tag)
· Don’t repeat H2 and H3 Tag. Read here about heading tags SEO
· Don’t increase Keyword density by more than 2%