What is SEO? A Brief Introduction

What is SEO? A Brief Introduction

Introduction to SEO

Are you a new blogger and you think you have quality posts but no traffic?

You wanted to know how to increase your traffic? You’re in right place.

Today I’ll be talking about one of the most important term which is one of the main reason some websites rank high and some don’t in Search Engine which is SEO.

Basic Terms you need to know before getting into details

Search Engine Optimization shortly for SEO.

Wikipedia defines SEO as “Search engine optimization (SEO) is the process of affecting the visibility of a website or a web page in a web search engine’s unpaid results often referred to as “natural”, “organic”, or “earned” results.”

SERP stands for Search Engine Results Page

SERP is the page obtained by Google or Bing or Yahoo or AOL when you search something in their search. Your site can be on top if it is Search Engine Optimized.

Why does a website need SEO?

There are many ways to get traffic to your blog but native way is to get traffic from Search Engines.

You don’t get traffic to your blog until Search Engines know about your blog and majority of traffic is driven by Search Engines.

Search Engines provide targeted traffic (Let people find what they are looking for). If Search Engines can’t find your blog then audience can’t find your blog.

SEO also helps boost rankings so that content will be placed on top and searchers can easily find it.

Is SEO Simple?

Yes and No. The world of SEO is complex you have to learn lot of things to master in SEO and I do know people who’ve been working as SEO for years but still missing a piece. But if you have dedication and willingness to learn you can easily learn basics in a day or less.

 

 

 

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