PODSEO/SEO For Beginners: A Basic top learning SEO TRAFFIC for Google Rankings
First, what is SEO and how does it work?
SEO stands for search engine optimization. By definition, it is the process of optimizing your website and webpages to get “free”, “organic” traffic from search engines like Google, Yahoo and Bing.
As a business owner, blogger, or website owner, your job is two-fold:
Second, you need to show Google and other search engines that your pages are ‘worthy’ of ranking.
In this video, Sam Oh teaches the a 101 into the world of search engine optimization.
There are plenty of clear examples and some basic (yet powerful) SEO tips to optimize a brand new website to rank #1 on Google (step-by-step).
The techniques that are taught in this SEO training include:
1. Keyword research
By doing keyword research, you can see the average number of times someone searches for a specific keyword phrase in Google each month.
Often times, the query that you think will be the most popular is often far from the truth.
Using tools like Ahrefs Keywords Explorer (https://ahrefs.com/keywords-explorer), you’ll learn how to use the “parent topic” of a term to determine the best keywords to target for your pages.
You’ll also learn what not to do (ie. keyword stuffing).
Keyword research gives you clues on the language you should use to let both Google and potential customers know what our page is about.