Turtl Stories are naturally search friendly and are indexed by search engines, but they can be optimised further for maximum SEO benefit. You can use SEO best practice in Turtl the same way you would when writing any other piece of online content. This article will show how can you better optimise your Stories.
Step 1- Make sure your Story title is accurate
The title of your Story will be used for indexing and display by search engines:
Find out how to change the title of your Story here.
Note - We’d suggest using no more than 60 characters
Step 2 - Add a description for your Story
Search engines use what's called a "meta description" to display the summary of your content in search results:
Turtl allows you to provide a description for your Story which will be used by search engines for this summary. To find out how to configure this, click here.
Note- Make sure your meta data description is no longer than 155 characters.
Step 3 - Customise your Turtl domain
You can configure your Turtl account to use your own company domain in all URLs, for example, stories.mycompany.com/story/123456. This provides an additional level of branding for your content and ensures that any SEO equity arising from your Stories are attributable to your company domain name. Learn how to do it here.
Step 4 - Customise your Story URL
Optimised URLs are often recommended for SEO purposes and also ensure that your URLs are more easily remembered.
You can customise URLs in Turtl by following the instructions in our guide.