Recently, I uninstalled SEO SearchTerms Tagging2 plugin from my blog after using it for 60 days. In this article I am going to write a review of this plugin. I am going to tell you what are the negative and positive points of using this plugin and will also tell you if this plugin caused any affect to my traffic or not. Lets start
What is SEO SearchTerms Tagging2 WordPress Plugin
Basically this plugin automatically adds keyword to articles that user typed in search engines and came to our blog page. If you want, you can install this plugin from here.
Positive points about this plugin
Increase traffic : When I installed this plugin, it automatically added few keywords to all my articles that got top rank in search engines. Those keywords proved very beneficial to get me top rank for few other keywords. Thus this plugin can be useful to get bit of traffic from search engines.
Can tell source of traffic : You can easily get to know which pages of your site are getting traffic from search engines. But you’ve to check all the ages manually.
Negative points about this plugin
Keyword Stuffing risk : This plugin can sometimes break the keyword density of your page thus resulting in low rankings. There were few pages in my blog that were full of keywords that were automatically added to my page. Thus risk of keyword stuffing increased.
Looks non-professional : If you are using this plugin, your blog may seem non-professional because professionals does not write for search engines, they write for information seekers. Just image a bunch of keywords are displayed on the bottom of every article, how unprofessional it looks.
Not good for long-term basis : If you want, you can use this plugin for 1-2 months and then uninstall it. It is not good for long-term basis as your blog pages can get ban due to keyword stuffing.
Did my traffic increased after installing this plugin
Yes it increased but the change was very minor. I noticed that some of my article got higher rankings for few other keywords also with this plugin. It helped me to gain traffic, but for a long-term basis I do not recommend this plugin.
Article by Gagan who gives SEO Training in Chandigarh.