If ever there was a Holy Grail for website owners, it would have to be a page one ranking on Google for a broad keyword phrase. Gaining a page one ranking and even better, having a page one and then showing up in position 2 is as close as you can get the the ultimate traffic generation Utopia.
Luckily I enjoy over 460 number 1 spots in Google and I can tell you that it isn’t as hard as some SEO gurus will tell you. But you have to start thinking like asearch engine.
If you were Google what would you be looking for if you were going to give a website a page one ranking?
- I would want to know what the website is about without reading every single word. Optimize your page titles, h1 tags, tags and content with keywords that best describe what your page is about. This post is about “How To Add My Website To Google” and I have optimised the page title to reflect those words. I have Optimized the Post Title the same, which is actually a h1 tag. I have included those words in the meta description and I have made sure that keyword phrase is in the page Tags. If you want to also add the keyword phrase you are optimizing for in the meta keywords is up to you. Apparently they are not as important anymore, but I still add them, just incase. And of course having a sprinkling of your keyword through the content is mandatory as well. Continue reading How To Add My Website To Google