More often than not, the important aspects of launching a search engine optimization campaign have been ignored, resulting to an unsuccessful SEO project. Before getting started on your SEO project, you need to know the basics.
— The Business Goal —
A journey begins with the first step. However, do not forget that you must know where you're going even before you take that first step. In SEO parlance, this means that you must know why SEO is being initiated and what the results are are trying to achieve through it.
There are many reasons which could lead a site owner to do SEO on his sites. It could be that he wants more subscribers to his service. It may also be that he is selling products and wants to increase his sales volume. Perhaps, the website is being used purely as an advertising medium for offline businesses so the main object is increasing the web traffic itself.
After determining the main goal of SEO, you can proceed much more confidently and be able to initiate steps appropriate to the goal.
— The Project's Timeframe —
It is obvious that you should know how long you have gotten to institute changes and see results. Your client is paying you for results so you need to know how short or long a time-frame you have gotten to show results.
— Know the Budget —
Determining the budget is essential in any project. In the case of planning an SEO campaign, you should know how much your client is willing to pay for his SEO campaign so that you can plan your moves accordingly. After all, some SEO techniques are more expensive than others.
— Responsibility Allotment —
It is important to know who is / are responsible for the project. In particular, you need to know who will do what and if you will need to outsource some of your SEO requirements.
It is important to know what you need to make a success to of the SEO campaign so that you can immediately acquire the necessary personnel. This will prevent delays in schedules and other problems.
Once you have settled all of the above critical lawsuit issues, you can undertake your SEO campaign. Here are some steps you should follow for a successful SEO campaign.
— Determine if the search engine is compatible to the site —
You need to undertake a search engine compatibility review. This involves comparing the codes of the site you are optimizing to the standards set by the search engines. This step is essential because if you want your client's site toope that ranks, the search engine must first be able to read your client's site.
Analysis of the site's compatibility to the search engine will require a technical review of the site's codes: tags, file extensions, etc. From your analysis results, you'll be able to know which of the design elements need some modification to make the site compatible with search engines.
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