With more and more people using their mobile or tablet as their primary computing device, one of the most important factors to take into mind when you employ a website designer to build you a new website is to make sure it is optimised for mobile searches.
If you currently or have previously run your own business, then you know how stressful it can be, especially when things are not going your way. Markets are large and competition is huge in the modern day and age. With so much competition it can be very hard to be ranked the best result in Google, for your particular niche, but it is not necessarily so hard to be ranked highly in your local area. Google takes into account your location when you perform a search and attempts to show you the most relevant and useful results, which means that the results should be close to you. When you consider this, the competition for your particular niche shrinks somewhat, and it is possible to be competitive and rank well in the search engine results.
It is important that you either have an excellent understanding of Local SEO, and what is required to rank for your selected keywords, as well as the resources necessary to deploy a structured online marketing strategy. Or you employ the services of a company that specializes in this. As with all online marketplaces, the market for search engine optimisation specialists is full of prospective businesses seeking your business. It can be very difficult to select from all the contenders. Often people use a service that has been recommended by someone they know and trust, or someone that can prove their effectiveness in the marketplace, by successfully ranking other businesses in the Google search results, for their selected keywords. We personally recommend you view the website of www.goldcoastseo.org and view their portfolio page to see the results they have been able to achieve for clients in their local area. We believe in the power of a recommendation, and value our reputation so would only recommend a company we truly believe in. Take the time to contact goldcoastseo.org for any information you require. Initial consultations are no cost.
In previous articles we have discussed the many benefits of using Weebly as a website creation tool. They have an excellent YouTube channel with tutorial videos for you to follow along with as you create your site.
Below is a simple introduction video to help you get started.
There are many ways to improve your online presence and get your brand in front of more potential customers.
One excellent resource for this is Weebly.com, a simple, easy way to create an unique blog, website or online store for your products. Using a drag and drop interface, very little technical skills are required to quickly put together a professional looking site. All sites are responsive and mobile friendly. Integrating eCommerce facilities is quick and easy, even for the novice web developer. Weebly is a highly respected websites and their properties often rank highly in the real Google Search Engines with very little additional SEO. With over 1 million monthly unique visitors to their sites, Weebly is a definite source of traffic for any online venture. Basic plans are free, with additional subscription rates for more features. It also has apps available to monitor your website traffic statistics, update blog comments and respond to comments. It also allows you to add or edit products in your online shop from your mobile device.
Many local businesses do not take advantage of the sometimes extreme benefits that can be achieved with a small amount of targeted Search Engine Optimisation for their local area. Often the competition to rank for keywords is much lower when people are searching for specific services in a specific geographic area. E.g. emergency plumber new york, or roof repair boston. See below a video outlining the many benefits you can gain by optimising your site for local keyword combinations.