This is the sixth post in our DIY SEO for WordPress series.
Short, but illuminating exercise today: determining your keyword density.
What’s Keyword Density?
Keyword density is how often your keywords appear in your text relative to other words. Let’s say you’ve got a 500-word post and you’ve used your keyword 25 times – that’s a keyword density of 5% (25/500 = 5%) – and that’s the target that’s most widely recommended. Any more than that and you run the risk of Google thinking you’re “stuffing”…