I’ve said it to everyone I’ve worked with and everyone who has even considering working with me. You shouldn’t be concerned about SEO – WordPress does that for you. You should be focused on content. You can have the best technically configured SEO optimized website but that’s not what people are looking for and not what Google is looking for. You can have good content in a technically poor site and Google will make an effort to compensate for the technicalities, to recognize your content and to deliver to people who may benefit from it.
Here it is directly from Google:
If you contact me and ask me about SEO I am most likely to reply by asking about your writing.