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(Entry was posted by Hazel Quimpo on this post in the Dumb SEO Questions community on Facebook, Thursday, April 18, 2019).

Static page or weekly blog post?

I run an event directory site. Each week I create a post of the top events to attend that weekend. Is it better to:
Have a static page where I change the content weekly?
or
Have a new blog post each week?
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YOUR ANSWERS

Selected answers from the Dumb SEO Questions G+ community.

  • Michael Martinez: There is something to be said for both strategies. Or you could use a hybrid approach. If you`re using a standard CMS that pings when you publish a new Post (as opposed to a Page) then you may get more RSS subscribers and automatic social media shares by keeping the Post format. But the static page can have a memorable URL that is easy to share, too. A hybrid strategy would update the static Page with details and simply use Posts to announce updates. You could delete or redirect the Posts to the static Page as they become obsolete.
  • Rishi Lakhani: I would certainly recommend this strategy
  • Neil Cheesman: I am not sure if this would work in your niche but have you considered a `venue page`?

View original question in the Dumb SEO Questions community on Facebook, Thursday, April 18, 2019).

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