SEO Self Learning

Week 1 – Driving Traffic to Your Website

Welcome to Week One of Search Engine Optimization Self-Directed Learning. In this first week we will discuss how you can effectively use links and banner ads to increase traffic to your website. Driving traffic to your website A key way to increase your search engine ranking is by driving traffic to your site using incoming

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Week 2 – Short and Long Tail Keywords

Welcome to Week Two of Search Engine Optimization Self-Directed Learning. Keywords play a big role in Search Engine Optimization of your Website. This week we will review what roles Short and Long Tail Keywords play, provide examples of the different types of keywords and provide you with tools that will help you generate such keywords.

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Week 3 – Using Keywords to Maximize SEO

Welcome to Week Three of Search Engine Optimization Self-Directed Learning. In the previous self-directed learning article, you learned the differences between Short-Tail and Long-Tail keywords. This article will describe how to use those keywords on your website to help increase your search engine ranking. How to use Keywords to maximize SEO Keywords are the specific

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Week 4 – The Meta Title Tag

Welcome to Week Four of Search Engine Optimization Self-Directed Learning. In week four we’ll explain the use of Meta Title Tags and the rules set by each of the different major search engines. Meta Title Tag The Meta title tag is the title of the website that shows when someone does a search. Search Engines

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Week 5 – Using XML Site Maps

Welcome to Week Five of Search Engine Optimization Self-Directed Learning. This week we will explain how to create an XML sitemap and get them added to Google Web Master tools and Bing Master Tools. Creating XML Sitemaps In order to properly use either Google Webmaster Tools or Bing Webmaster Tools, an XML sitemap should be

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Week 6 – General SEO Tips

Welcome to Week Six of Search Engine Optimization Self-Directed Learning. In this last week we will summarize all of the key SEO tips covered in the Search Engine Optimization online training. General SEO Tips Place keywords in your Page Title, this is very important for SEO so take some time and make sure you are

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