Search Engine Optimization
Improved SEO helps drive higher quality organic traffic and increase results without increasing ad spend. It’s important when building a new website that you’re working with search engines – instead of against them.
We ensure each page uses the latest SEO standards and best practices.
1.77 billion websites and counting
What are you doing to help your customers find you?Help me rank higher
Keyword or keyphrase research is really a two-parter. On one side we research what you are currently ranking for and how you could improve your existing positions. Then on the other side we want to understand the keyphrases you are not ranking for and should be.
We analyze your audience and identify their persona. Then look at your digital strategy to provide recommendations that align your website search performance with content that connects with your desired audience. Keyphrase research keeps us ranking for important keywords.
It’s important to ensure that your Google Analytics, Google Tag Manager (GTM) and other analytics tools are installed correctly. It’s also important to make sure that you are tracking the correct metric and that events and funnels are correctly set up. We can help.
There are specific technical techniques that search engines look for to help your website be indexed and found online. Implementing these techniques greatly improves your chances of better search rankings.
Speed matters, visitors don’t wait for a slow-loading website and search engines reward websites that perform well. We can let you know what improvements can make the greatest impact.
Reporting & Growth
It’s important to meet on a regular basis and review the results and tweak the execution. All of our digital marketing programs are a partnership with our clients. We shoot it to you straight and adjust our apporach when needed.
The search engine optimization (SEO) step by step process.
Frequently Asked Questions
How do you measure the impact of SEO adjustments?
When working with an agency It’s important to agree on the success metrics of a project upfront before work starts. SEO efforts can take a long time to get results so it’s a good idea to track both leading and lagging metrics, we also want a mix of on-page and off-page metrics. A few of our favorites are:
- Create X pieces of useful content per month
- # of ranked keywords
- # of completed goals
- # backlinks pointing to your website
How often should you review your SEO performance?
Key metrics should be reviewed at least monthly. Google algorithms change frequently and waiting too long before a review could lead to disaster. It’s important to ensure that content creation and promotions activities are on track and the data is trending in the right direction. Some metrics we like are:
- Overall site visibility
- Site traffic by source
- Bounce rate of top landing pages
- Ranking of target keywords
What is technical SEO and why is it important?
Websites are designed for both humans and machines. Technical SEO techniques are the tactics designed for the machines. They are the best practices to make it possible for a search engine to index your website and understand what you are communicating. Technical SEO tactics make it easier for search engines to index the data and improve the accuracy of the results. Sites are rewarded when best practices are followed.
What is the difference between on-page and off-page SEO?
On-page SEO strategies encompass all activity taking place on your website. Technical SEO, website content, site organization, setting up structured data and internal links would all be considered on-page SEO.
Off-page SEO strategies include activity that promotes your website externally. Some common off-site activities include link-building campaigns, update directory listings and content promotion outreach.