Search Engine Optimization is a vital part of every website. The majority of your traffic is going to come from search engines. So making sure that the search engines like your website enough to rank it highly for people to see.

It is a challenging topic to learn. There are a lot of moving parts. But these posts can help you get started so that you can improve your SEO and start driving more traffic to your website.

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Website Misconception: SEO is a one-time thing

If you have a website, you've probably heard about SEO. But maybe you think that it's just a one-time thing that you take care and then it's done. Think again.

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Quick ways to help boost your site’s SEO

Are you looking to increase your site's SEO for the new year? There's no magic bullet, but here are a few things that can help you get closer to your goal.

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Should your small business be blogging?

It can be very tempting to start blogging for your small business these days. After all, everyone has one now, right? Well, in fact it actually might not be right for your business.

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Website Misconception: People will find you automatically (an introduction to web marketing)

So you've just made your new website live. Awesome. People should just flock to your site, right? Not exactly. People won't just automatically find your website. You have to work for it.

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A look at some of the top SEO WordPress plugins

SEO is basically everything on the web these days. And if you're using WordPress, there are a ton of plugins that can help you out with that. But which one should you go with? Here are a few of my suggestions.

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Making sure your online store is SEO ready

SEO is an incredibly important thing for any website. And it's doubly important for an online store. So let's take a look at how you can make sure your ecommerce website is optimized for search results.

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Website Misconception: People will find you automatically (an introduction to web marketing)

So you've just made your new website live. Awesome. People should just flock to your site, right? Not exactly. People won't just automatically find your website. You have to work for it.

Man writing something down on notepad next to a laptop

Website Misconception: SEO is a one-time thing

If you have a website, you've probably heard about SEO. But maybe you think that it's just a one-time thing that you take care and then it's done. Think again.

Man sitting on the roof of his apartment building tapping on a silver laptop

Should your small business be blogging?

It can be very tempting to start blogging for your small business these days. After all, everyone has one now, right? Well, in fact it actually might not be right for your business.

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A look around your Google Search console account

Google Search Console is a powerful tool, especially when it comes to tracking your SEO efforts. But it can be a bit overwhelming at first. So here's a look at the top things you can do with your Search Console account.

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Why Local SEO matters and what you can do about it

SEO can be very difficult for a small business. Just getting past the "big boys" to rank on the front page is a massive task. But Local SEO allows you to rank higher for local searches, and helps you reach the right people.

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Getting started with Google Tag Manager

Google Analytics can give you a story about your website's usefulness. But it doesn't give you the whole story. You can open up a whole new level understanding by using Google Tag Manager.

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Getting started with Google Search Console

Google Analytics will tell you a story about your website traffic, but not about its search stats. That's where Google Search Console comes into play.

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A look at some of the top SEO WordPress plugins

SEO is basically everything on the web these days. And if you're using WordPress, there are a ton of plugins that can help you out with that. But which one should you go with? Here are a few of my suggestions.

Man writing something down on notepad next to a laptop

Quick ways to help boost your site’s SEO

Are you looking to increase your site's SEO for the new year? There's no magic bullet, but here are a few things that can help you get closer to your goal.