SEO top 10 quick tips for the busy entrepreneur
SEO (Search Engine Optimization) is the process of affecting the online visibility of a website or a web page in a web search engine's unpaid results—often referred to as "natural", "organic", or "earned" results. In general, the earlier, and more frequently a website appears in the search results list, the more visitors it will receive from the search engine's users; these visitors can then be converted into customers For example, suppose someone is searching for kiddies wear and types into the Google search bar “where to shop for kiddies wear in Ikeja” the top 20 results will be websites and or articles that talk about “kiddies wear” in ikeja. In this article we are going to talk about the top 10 quick tips on SEO that can be implemented on the go to give your site a chance to fight for the top spots in search results concerning your chosen keyword.
In order to fully grasp this, let us first define what a keyword is for those of us who haven’t come around to placing our thumbs on it yet.
Keywords are the words and phrases that searchers enter into search engines, also called "search queries" to find what they are looking for. A well-optimized website will have keywords and related topics in their content to make it possible for people to find their website via Someone who is looking for information on Dogs and someone with information on how to potty train your Dog will both use the keyword “Dog” in their search and article respectively. So if you are writing an article or your webpage contains contents related to Dog training, you will want to make sure the word “Dog” makes a sufficient amount of appearance in notable areas of your article or webpage. A combination of two or more related words can be used as keywords for your article. For example a dog training website will have such keywords as Dog, Dog Training, Obedience Training, Dog Tips, Dog School, etc
Without further ado, let us quickly list the top 10 SEO quick tips
- Include your keywords “Dog” at least once in the title
- Your keywords “Dog” should appear prominently near the top of the page
- Include your keywords “Dog” at least once in the alt of an image in the article
- Your keywords “Dog” should be a part of the URL of the article
- Include your keywords “Dog” in the meta tag of your article
- Search engines display only the first 65 to 75 characters, your post description should be contained in maximum of 75 characters in a way that conveys the entire message
- Place the important keywords “Dog” close to the front or start of title
- You should end your title with brand name to increase brand awareness
- Title should be descriptive and readable
- Stay within 160 characters for your Meta description.
For the sake of this article, Bisola Kiddies Shop is located in Ikeja Lagos; she has an online shopping cart and manages a blog on the same domain, bisolakiddies.com, we are going to use a sample article from Bisola’s post to effectively demonstrate these 10 quick tips.
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Title – Kiddies Wear appear close to the start of the title, brand name and location is also added in a brief descriptive and easy to read manner. Bisola also made sure she conveyed an idea of what the prices look like in the same title. One look at this and a shopper has all the info she needs to make a quick judgment of the link which in most cases will lead to a conversion.
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Meta Description – although many blogging software today offer the ability to create meta tags and meta descriptions before posting an article, you should really pay attention to what you supply because your meta description will be shown beneath your link and title and can further help to convince the searcher of your products or leave them confused and moving on to the next link, we don’t want that now do we?
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Image – when uploading an image to your article you are more likely to be asked for an alternate description of the image, if you are in the habit of leaving it blank, it might be a good time to start including brief concise description about the image and how it relates to the article e.g. female Butterfly Kiddies shoe, age 3 to 6 months
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Body – this is the part where you are allowed to run wild with your writing skills, you are also encouraged to include the keywords moderately in the entire content of the body. Sadly though this is where many writers get it wrong, just because we say include the keywords in the body shouldn’t give you the impression that the keywords must appear in every line, the idea is to do so moderately as in the example below
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