V1 N7: Weekly Insights and Ideas
Consider these statistics as you contemplate where to next focus your website optimization attention: 90% of all online traffic is achieved through the various search engines and 80% of all visits originate from the first page of search results. Given the vital role search engine optimization plays to your website’s success, this week’s post features one topic, (you guessed it) SEO:
– 20 Essential Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Terms from Daily Blog Tips is a great article to review to help make sure you are familiar with and understand some of the more common SEO-related phrases
– The importance of page titles in regards to SEO is explained in Web SEO Analytics’ helpful How to optimize page Titles and improve click through rates guide. Pay particular attention to the section on incorporating your brand name in the page title as that is a highly debated topic
– I’m including another infographic this week. Choosing the Best Keywords for SEO from DIYSEO is a nice keywords 101 data visualization with a focus on small businesses
– What end of the year roundup post would be complete without including at least one future trends forecast for the upcoming year? SEOmoz’s 7 Predictions for SEO in 2011 fits the bill nicely, especially since the predictions they offered for 2010 are included and graded on their accuracy
That will cover it for this week and I’ll leave you with a quick reminder to request one free conversion idea for your website as well as to signup for our blog updates and conversion tips newsletter. If you have any tips, suggestions, or resources you’d like to share please leave us a comment below and please feel free to suggest topics that you would like to see covered in future Conversionator posts.