When you start the search optimization campaign for your new blog or web site, a few questions always occur. Here are answers to the most frequent questions about SEO.
1) How long does it take to see results from a search engine optimization campaign, is a common question.
A new, well optimized web page may take weeks to get indexed and show up in the search results. For a new web page to be search optimized, and then move into the first page of Google search results is another story.
Think of search optimization for any individual blog post or web page as an iterative process. You may build a new page or optimize an existing page. You wait a week or two to see the new results in your search page result rank. Then you study the competing pages that rank above you in search results, to see what characteristics of that page made it successful in the search engine competition. You optimize again and then wait to see how Google reacts to your optimizations. You repeat this process until your pages rank on the first page of Google search results.
But we still haven’t answered the question. This can depend on how well optimized your competitors’ web pages are optimized. If competing web pages are poorly optimized, your optimized web pages with useful content may rank on the first search engine result page within the first few weeks or months. This is often the case with retail web pages, technical web pages or hobby web pages. If there are many well optimized competitors you may face months of work to move your web pages to the first page of search results. Continue reading “Five Top Questions about Search Engine Optimization”