You can tell your friends on Facebook and get some readers. But if you want the world, you’ll need Google’s help.I’m a Writer, And I Hate SEO1.5K17Frank McKinleyNicole AkersJan 14, 2019·1 min readYep, this! To ignore Google and SEO, is simply to ignore success and spin your wheels on a self-hosted blog. Writing for SEO on a self-hosted blog is a necessity. Write with heart on Medium, where SEO doesn’t matter.