Interested in learning more about search engine optimization? With so much information available on the Internet, it is hard to narrow down what is legitimate and what is trash. In this article I’ll provide you with high quality tips and tricks that may just work for you.
When registering a domain, don’t block others from viewing your information. While this can be a tempting option from a privacy standpoint, it can hurt your search engine optimization efforts. Search engines tend to view pages owned by blocked domain registrars as scam artists and may not rank your site.
Find out which keywords your target audience actually uses to look for your business. You might have certain technical words you yourself use that your audience does not know. Look for popular keywords in your field and make sure you use words that your target audience will actually type in.
The best way to get people to visit your website is to design a good page. The purpose of your site dictates the features that make it great or not so great. The design needs of an online store are not the same needs of a blog. Sometimes simplicity makes the best site of all. Remember, the goal is to be user friendly.
Google uses the HTML title tag to help rank websites, so ensure that yours is using your top keywords. The title tag holds more ranking weight than any other element on your website, so it needs to reflect the keywords that you’ve found drives the most traffic to your site. Don’t overdo it, though, as Google will not index long titles.
In summary, there is a lot of information on the Internet to sort through and determine what is legitimate. Hopefully you not only found this resource useful but you learned something new about search engine optimization.
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Renee Aquino is a Social Media Consultant and an influencer in Social CRM strategies for small business growth. To learn more and/or to inquire about Social Media Marketing consultancy services, contact: ReneeAquino.com
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