When you started blogging, did you realize there was a difference between a homepage and a landing page?
After all, when bloggers “land” on your site, unless you redirect them, they will land on your homepage.
Consider these comments from a reader:
I didn’t realize there was a difference between a “landing page” and a “home page” – this is food for thought. Not to mention improvement!
My post Landing Pages: 10 Tips That Will Make You See People Subscribe Today maintains that a landing page is so important, if you optimize it correctly, you can get people away from your homepage and more successfully convert visitors to subscribers.
Today’s guest author Jeroen Van Gils disagrees. He believes your homepage is at least just as important as your landing page.
He is here to tell you how to easily and quickly optimize it.
The Importance of Your Blog’s Homepage
Search engines and social media are the two most important traffic sources for many bloggers, both professional and amateur.
Most of the time, blog visitors are directed to a specific blog post. Often, they won’t even see the homepage of your blog. Does this make your blog’s homepage less important? No, in my opinion, it doesn’t. I believe a homepage definitely is worth being optimized.
This post will explain how you can improve your homepage will little time and effort.