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5 SEO Tips For Small Businesses

During the process of running a small business, you have to try out many different strategies to be able to reach your customers where they are. One of the best options to consider in this situation is creating a business website, and then using search engine optimization to get free traffic from search engines. If you are a small business, you might not have a lot to spend on an SEO company. Here are some tips to keep in mind when you're interested in search engine optimization for your business. Create Amazing Content Make Link Bait Start the Buzz Avoid Spam Links Take the Long-Term Approach Create Amazing Content Recent changes to the Google algorithm have made it painfully clear that the only way to rank highly in the search engines is to create amazing content. Both the Panda and the Penguin update showed that the websites with the highest quality content typically prevailed. This means that you can't just write a quick piece of content and throw it up on your site in hopes of ranking highly. Make Link Bait When you are trying to rank highly in the search engines, you have to get a large number of inbound...
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Fact or Fiction? Internet Marketing is A Waste of Time for Small Businesses

Do you need to market on the internet for success? You might think that your company is too small to partake in internet marketing. But even small businesses can benefit vastly with some search engine optimization, social media optimization, and internet marketing strategies in general. Whether you’re a small office, a one man or one woman show, or are a large conglomerate, you can benefit from marketing with the internet. Fact: Your customers use the internet to help them make buying decisions. You can be present when they make those decisions. You can do this through search engine optimization techniques, through marketing with social media tools such as Facebook and Twitter, through local SEO with tools like Google Places, and you can do it through blogs, video marketing and other online strategies, too. Fiction: You’re Too Small to Compete. You may think you’re just a small fish in a big pond. But there are many ways to use internet marketing techniques to your advantage. Due to the transparency of the internet, you can find underutilised methods that will help you gain market share --- even if you’re a small player in a highly competitive niche. You can figure out what your...
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