Question: First of all I thoroughly enjoyed today’s class. Since I am “de facto” administrator of my wife’s business, she tasked me with improving her search results.
Keeping that in mind allow me to explain the dilemma. Her website, www.~.com , has been t
Answer: WordPress would be my number one recommended platform for small business websites and search engine optimization. So if you’re already in WordPress, that’s a good thing. As for the experts and what they’ve done, you want to check And make sure that the website lives up to best practices.
One of the huge misunderstandings and search engine optimization is that there are no rules to the game. There are rules to the game they’re actually pretty easy to understand. Once you understand the rules of the game you can look at a website and tell if this website is up to best practices are not.
But you have to educate yourself; without an education, you won’t know what the rules are. Many of the search engine optimization companies either do a terrible job or they hoodwink companies into giving them money and they’re just scams. I can’t say for certain the situation of your website without looking at it, but with some knowledge you’ll be able to evaluate it and get it up to best practices. The good news is you’re in a content management system which is very SEO and friendly!
Got a question? Click this link to email Jason or call 888-993-1122. Dr. Jason McDonald is founder and Senior SEO / Social Media Director of the JM Internet Group. He teaches the SEO training classes for the group, and therefore provides most of the SEO tips for this blog. His goal with this blog is to provide an easy 'one-stop shop' for the busy marketer looking for tips, tricks, and secrets on how to get to the top of Google and Bing for free using proven SEO tactics. When not dreaming up SEO tips, Dr. McDonald lives in the San Francisco Bay Area with his wife, two dogs, a cat, four iguanas and twelve children (just kidding). Really you read down to the bio on this guy? Enjoy the blog.
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