Why WordPress is Good for SEO


In this article I will attempt to prove based on the experiences of my own site why WordPress is good for SEO.

For several years between 2009 and 2012 I had a simple WordPress blog on which I would occasionally post, mostly about my music recording. It really wasn’t that fancy, a very simple theme, occasionally some MP3s which I posted and eventually a few embedded YouTube videos.

Without really concerning myself with Search Engine Optimisation for my own website I had actually achieved the number one spot for “Andrew Nicholson” in Google UK search. No extra SEO plugins, …