The advantages of SEO, understand how search engines work
Everyday millions if not billions of people go online to check their email, research, keep in touch with relatives and friends, and do business.
About 85% of these users make use of search engines whilst searching for their requirements. Most of these users will only view the first twenty relevant results, even if there are ten million or ten thousand results.
SEO stands for search engine optimization. SEO helps you rank your website for specific keywords relevant to your website. SEO can help your website reach a wider audience, generate more leads, attract more customers, and inform people about your services. It will help your site rank better for your keywords.
Effective SEO can help get a web site indexed in the main search engines such as Google, Yahoo, Ask and MSN. As your site gets indexed it will gradually become popular and thus will attract more visitors where you the owner can then entice them to hopefully buy a product if you’re an E-commerce site.
SEO can help you become more visible and hopefully attract more relevant traffic. Search engines will always return relevant results first, so why not make your site search engine friendly so that your included in the top ten of a keyword relevant to your site rather than in the top fifty, as surely being in the top ten will bring more success.
When a site is amongst the top ten, it gives an impression to the search engine users that it is a special site, as it ranks highly for the keyword the user types in therefore you increase your chance of receiving more relevant traffic. SEO also helps a web site build it’s brand and market reception therefore hopefully making it a market leader where it will get the full recognition it deserves.
So the overall conclusion to this article is that even if you don’t know what SEO is, you should read up on it and if you do know what it is, that you should ensure that your site is highly optimized for search engines.