SEO Best Practices – An Introduction
August 3, 2018
August 3, 2018
No matter how much you think you know, or what advice you choose to listen to, there are some very basic principles of search engine optimization that just can not be ignored if you want real long term results. I will not lie to you – it is possible to get quick results – just do not expect those quick results to last too long. When the warm spring sunshine arrives even the most exquisite ice sculpture tends to disintegrate into an unrerecognizable puddle. Those of us who do SEO do not needlessly thrive upon being the bearers of bad news, but hey, do not shoot the messenger. We're just telling it like it is – we do not make up this stuff, nor do we make up the rules. At best, we know how search engines rank pages, what they look for on a web page and what works – or does not work.
Search engine optimization is an ongoing, organic process. Search engines update their databases regularly. As well, they change their algorithms and continuously update their systems in order to improve the results they return back to their searchers. There are many factors that affect these rankings and optimizing these factors takes time.
The best way to get your URL listed on the top search engines is to make your URL as relevant as possible. All search engines index web pages based on information. The more information you provide about your products and services and the more relevant that information is to a search engine user, the better your search engine placement will be.
There are no shortcuts and there is no substitute for a solid search engine optimization strategy, which must include the following factors:
These are just a few factors to keep in mind when dealing with SEO Best Practices.