30 11, 2010
If you’re planning to hire an SEO (Search Engine Optimization) agency or professional to optimize your website, the first question you will likely ask them will be "Can you make my site rank #1 on Google ?" And if you are an SEO professional this is probably the question you get asked the most. The quick answer to this question is that you most certainly can make a site reach the #1 position on Google using proper SEO techniques. However, beware of any SEO firm that guarantees you this #1 position. No matter what type of SEO expert you are, guaranteeing SEO rankings is a no-no in the industry. This is clearly expressed directly from the source. Matt Cutts, from Google, states that "No one can guarantee a #1 ranking on Google."
23 11, 2010
In Part I of this series we provided you with 17 tips to consider from an SEO perspective in the initial stages of building a website. In Part II we outlined 8 important SEO tips from a coding or programming perspective. In Part III we offered 6 great SEO tips about content writing. In this fourth and final article we touch upon some basic yet fundamental concepts to keep in mind when you SEO your website.
22 11, 2010
Just to re-cap, in Part I of the "How to SEO Your Website" series we provided you with 16 tips to consider from an SEO perspective in the initial stages of building a website. In Part II we outlined 8 important SEO tips from a coding or programming perspective. In this article we will provide 6 great tips to attract not only the eyes of the people, but the eyes of the search engines as well. Content is crucial from both a short term and long term perspective. At the end of the day, the best SEO strategy is to have people accessing your website in order to gather pertinent information on a subject. If this happens enough times, the search engines will reward your site with the top positions.