Getting your website setup with SEO is not so easy. Many companies have difficulties with SEO strategies and how to go about it. At the end of the day the goal is still the same… get FOUND on the internet!
With endless SEO packages sold by so many companies out there it’s hard to make a choice. The best way to get started is to educate yourself on the practice. Did you see our recent post explaining SEO? If not, it’s a great start.
For those who are already familiar with what SEO is and what it does, here are helpful free tips for you to get started:
1. Optimize Your Page Titles
Adding meta titles to your pages is the first and simplest thing you will need to do to let search engines know about your website. You need to define what key words or key phrases are relevant to your prospective clients. Need help determining key words? Don’t know what meta titles are? Ask us! We’d love to hear from you.
2. Link Building
What this means is getting other websites to link back to your site. The more sites which post a link to your site the more popular your site will become. There are a few rules to this game, and that’s just to keep things in check. If you want to know more about effective link building and the rules the practice, contact us.
3. Content is King
You need to write interesting content on your website because content is king. Make it short and sweet; and relevant and useful enough that a visitor would want to share it with others. Always check your grammar and spelling and it doesn’t hurt to others read it for a second (or third or fourth) opinion. Before you post your content why not ask yourself, is my content interesting? Imagine your SEO has driven a visitor to your website and upon arrival they see nothing of interest and click BACK on their browser. Ouch, there’s a bounced hit.
Want to learn more SEO tips? Need help with meta titles, link building or developing content?