How do I improve seo for my website?

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Hey, Can anyone explain "How do I improve seo for my website?" As I'm lawyer and new to create online visibility. I have my own social channels & website too. I want to improve followers and website traffic so that I can get more leads.
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  • Profile picture of the author emma piterson
    Follow this SEO work strategy for getting a rank on the first page of Google

    1. Understand SEO in its simplest form.

    2. Provide insanely useful content.

    3. check on-page SEO factors

    4. Improve Off-page activity

    5. Check Keyword rankings

    6. Relevancy, Authority, Uniqueness for off- page activity

    and you can use SEMRUSH tool for analyzing your website

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  • Profile picture of the author webhosting
    Originally Posted by Michael Birch View Post

    Hey, Can anyone explain "How do I improve seo for my website?" As I'm lawyer and new to create online visibility. I have my own social channels & website too. I want to improve followers and website traffic so that I can get more leads.
    You should start with on-site SEO. If you have a WordPress website, you can easily install Yoast SEO plugin. If you have a traditional website, you will need to learn a little about how to use your keywords in the source code.

    The second step will be off-site SEO. The most important part of the off-site SEO is achieving that others link to your website.

    As a lawyer you can take advantage of content marketing. In my opinion, the content marketing should work very well for you. Why?

    If I write an article about how to choose a web hosting company I will compete with thousands of similar articles. Many people write about that. But not everyone can write about the legal stuff. So write some good articles and you will see they will naturally attract backlinks. Every link to your website is like a vote - thanks to these "votes" you will achieve higher Google rankings.

    Tip: Choose some actual topic. It is new so there is low competition and a lot of people searches for it. For example, something like GDPR.
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  • Profile picture of the author DWolfe
    First seeing you are a lawyer, I would consider talking to a few SEO company's in your area. Take a look at MOZ.com and see learn what google wants. The Offline section has some great topics on local marketing - https://www.warriorforum.com/offline-marketing/ Some will discuss SEO.

    Finally you can read the seo section on the forum- https://www.warriorforum.com/search-...-optimization/ Be careful a lot of stuff in there is dated and can get your site penalized. Good luck, and also ignore any poster offering you a service here.
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  • Profile picture of the author John47
    Follow the blogs of online marketers such as Neil Patel, Matthew Woodward, Pat Flynn.
    They have good free sections about SEO on their blogs which will point you in the
    right direction.
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    • Profile picture of the author OptedIn
      Originally Posted by John47 View Post

      Follow the blogs of online marketers such as Neil Patel, Matthew Woodward, Pat Flynn.
      A good lawyer makes how much an hour? How many hours should he spend throwing money away reading these blogs?

      Think about it.
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      • Profile picture of the author yukon
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        Originally Posted by OptedIn View Post

        A good lawyer makes how much an hour? How many hours should he spend throwing money away reading these blogs?

        Think about it.
        The sad part is he didn't even list SEO blogs. Those are 3 internet marketing blogs with 87% affiliate hype.
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  • Profile picture of the author md tutul
    Follow 2 things.
    Quality and Unique content.
    Mobail Friendly Website.

    And read the more SEO blog post. I think after 6 months you get a quality theme of SEO.
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  • Profile picture of the author crackhouse
    Getting quality backlinks is still the backbone of any effective SEO strategy. However, Google is very clever at weeding out irrelevant/spammy backlinks now, so avoid using auto-link genrators such as SeNuke or GSA Ser - especially directly to your money site.

    You need to get high authority contextual backlinks. If you can't find sites relevant to your niche, then make sure the articles have some relevancy.

    A good way to do this is look for guest posting opportunities - reach out to bloggers and high quality editorial sites and ask to submit content. They will often let you publish your link inside a value giving article.

    You can also try writing linkbait articles. This is another form of content marketing, whereby you publish quality articles on your site that invites other high authority websites to link to. Linkbait articles can also be picked up by social media and go viral, generating hundreds of natural links from quality, contextually relevant, website across the internet.

    With all that said, these strategies rely on content marketing - either your providing quality content to other websites with your link, or your publishing articles on your own site for others to link to. So i would make it my business to read up on writing and researching quality articles (see what others are producing in your niche, for example).

    You can then use these Tier 1 links to build Tier 2 and Tier 2 links, to give them more "juice" - for example. Web 2.0 properties or comments/forum posts that link to your Tier 1 high authority guest post links.

    Finally, remember social signals are increasingly important these days. So make sure your site has a facebook,twitter,instagram etc., presecence, and generate likes and shares. This won't be very effective unless you have the quality backlinks in place in the first place, so get your content marketing right and take it from there.

    Hope this helps
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  • Profile picture of the author Judey
    You don't really have to use SEO to get website traffic and leads.

    You can get traffic and leads faster by using paid ads.

    Paid ads Like Facebook Ads, AdWords,Instagram ads, YouTube Ads etc will get you instant & fast results
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  • Profile picture of the author donaldcastillo
    Improve your website On page then start off page tasks of SEO. Off-page tasks will help to generate quality backlinks and traffic to your website. As #Bharatji said to do a blog posting. It helps your keywords to rank on Google and other search engines. There are some more tasks in off page which will bring a unique visitors to your website.
    Do social bookmarking submissions on Reddit, StumbleUpon, 1look4 sites. PPT submission - SlideShare, SharePresentation, edocr and etc. Search engine submission - Google and Bing. Blog commenting on relevant blogs. Profile creation - soup, about me, ted, disqus. Image submission - Imgur, Photobucket. Business listing - yelp, CrunchBase and more.
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    • Profile picture of the author ChristineMarie
      You can provide a relevant content. Quality content is the number one driver of your Search Engine Optimization rankings and there is no substitute for great content.
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  • Profile picture of the author emeryqb
    Hi, you can improve your website by making it user-friendly which means they have high usability. SEO ranking as well, will improve when visitors stay on your site longer, view more pages, and repeat their visits. Here are some of the elements that would increase the ranking or the usability of your website.
    1. Useful, High Quality, Relevant content
    2. Page load Speed
    3. Image optimization
    4. Header Tags
    5. Outbound links
    6. Different Multimedia
    7. Broken Links
    8. Readability
    9. Layout and Formatting
    10. Contact Us Page
    11. Site architecture and navigation
    12. Mobile Optimization
    13. Social Sharing
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  • Profile picture of the author Daijon Moss
    There are many ways to improve SEO for a website. Few of them are following:


    CONTENT: FIRST MOST IMPORTANT THING you can have on your site, IS CONTENT!!!! Once you have generated content, if you have not already, you should sync your website with Google Analytics and Webmaster tools. These tools are free and allow you to see what terms visitors are using to find your site and which ones produce the most visitors.

    Research for terms: You may be missing and/or never even thought about. To do this, you can use a service like Google Adwords. Without setting up any paid adds you can research how keywords perform and also get an idea of the level of competition there are for certain terms.

    After you have gathered a new list of terms from your searching, now re-analyze your site and see where you may be able to add these terms. Should you replace how you describe your service to target terms that convert better? Do you need to add any new pages of the site that talks about a new term or phrase you have found?

    So as I said, it takes a lot of time and research to be successful with SEO.

    I wish everyone the best of luck and I'll be happy to assist if anyone finds they need help.
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  • Profile picture of the author naeemak01
    Well that is very good if you want to rank but this is true also without any consultant your blog or website never get good visitors. you are a good lawyer but maybe you'll no good seo expert. I suggest you hire someone who can help to improve the traffic of your website.

    Here Many guys helping but maybe you fix some basic errors but in 2018 the Trend is Technical Seo.
    and in Technical SEO many Factors matter. In Traditional days if you did see 100% sure you can get huge traffic but in 2018 with traditional SEO not possible.

    Yes, you can do one thing you can deliver high-quality content. You can use your Expertise to creating high-quality Content. Your content should be User Engaging. Google Likes UX. Many people including me care Keywords but if your content Engaging then don't care Keywords. Google is very Smart. So focus on Generate high-quality content.

    My recommendations :

    Your blog should be Mobile Friendly. A trend is google index first its confirm

    Make sure your blog in https version

    Internal linking 100% correct and Relevant

    Load time must be less than 3 or 4 sec

    Focus on CTR / Dwell time

    Care alt tags and headings, include your main keyword in H1

    URL Structure Must be Clean and avoid to 404 errors

    Off Page :

    Law-related forum join
    Law-related guest post but before get guest post please analysis in seo tools (ahrefs, Majetic, semrush)

    The blog should be real and with good traffic

    Write Ebook and Submit in Ebook sites

    do some to rank your youtube videos ( in Youtube video ranking you can do some spam lolz )

    Try to Contribute some Law blogs, Share your tips and show your Expertise there.

    Active in Social Media Groups Related to your Niche and Invite someone to Interview ( I mean to say Well Know person in law )

    Join Quora and other Q & A websites

    Thank you ,
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  • If you are not finding this forum useful than you can find a lot of free books online to help you with driving traffic. Look for books on SEO, and social media.

    I know this is vague but you probably need some sort of step-by-step and can find it through ebooks or YouTube.
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  • Profile picture of the author trevordd
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    On-page SEO is the first thing to do. Off-page SEO is very important too. Then social media, etc.
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  • Profile picture of the author rita6633
    we can use off -page and on- page techniques.website should take less then 5 seconds to open.we can also create back-links on high PA and DA sites.
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  • Profile picture of the author micjustin33
    Well first keep posting content on your website. I think as a lawyer you don't have much time to perform SEO on your website properly. Better to learn some basic SEO tips and implement them on your website accordingly. Content is your key in SEO. Keep posting fresh content without copying anywhere. Try to provide information that your audience want to know or searching mostly on Google.
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  • Profile picture of the author Bivhab
    You will need to know the google updates for seo. If you follow google rank brain website then you will understand what to do.
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  • Profile picture of the author Oseana
    You have to concentrate on these to improve SEO
    - Useful articles
    - Page load speed
    - Image Optimization
    - Broken Links
    - SMO
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  • Profile picture of the author Bivhab
    You can do off page seo to promote your site. It will gives you more traffic. You have to do heavy backlinks for your site.
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  • Profile picture of the author pearlie
    Thank you for the great tips in the thread here. I am making a website for me with the help of the themes from https://www.templatemonster.com/cate...dpress-themes/ and I will need to do some SEO works for it then. I think you helped me a lot, guys
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  • Profile picture of the author squadus
    Here are 4 tips for you:

    1. Check the URL structure of your website, ensure that the keywords you are going after are located within the URL structure of your website.
    2. Work on the Meta Title and Description for the maximum effectiveness of On Page SEO.
    3. Build a TON of links to your site. Keep linking until the wheels fall off and be sure to use plenty of branded and URL anchors from relevant sites.
    4. Having lengthy, quality content that is 2,000+ words will help as well, along with optimized images and YouTube embeds.
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  • Profile picture of the author Lemosys
    If you want to improve the SEO of a website, then you should work on different SEO process such as paid marketing to beat the online competition. Also, focus on high quality and relevancy of content as "Content is the king" in SEO.
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  • Profile picture of the author Cybernetmarket
    Hi, don't know if you are still looking for a way to improve SEO, but if you are I will be able to help. I have put three websites at the top of google sense February of this year and have gotten leads from all of them. It is a simple strategy that works. Let me know if you are interested.
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  • Profile picture of the author azizulhaq
    You need to do On-page SEO then Off-page SEO. If you create high quality SEO backlinks with high authority site then you will get a good traffic and search rank.
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  • Profile picture of the author ryanbiddulph
    I'd focus on the basics Michael.

    Write content helpful for lawyers. Focus heavily on this strategy because helpful content fuels a successful SEO and search campaign.

    From there, build friendships with bloggers in your niche through genuine blog commenting and by promoting them on your blog and through social media. These friendships eventually lead to mentions on other blogs and guest post opportunities, which improve your SEO juice, via mentions on other sites.

    Ryan
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  • Profile picture of the author OptedIn
    The OP posted once, in the past two and a half months and never returned. Think about it.
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  • Profile picture of the author cearionmarie
    You might want to look into influencer marketing. You can reach larger audience based on the audience reach of the influencer you will be working with. Only issue with this is that there are lots of fake influencers, so you will need to do some research on this one.
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  • Profile picture of the author savidge4
    So I read through this thread... I can tell not many, if any of the people responding have ever done SEO for an Attorney / Lawyer.

    With a VERY rare exception ( and by rare I can really only think of a Plastic Surgeon that actually used content to his advantage ) is Content going to be a winning strategy for this type of person / client.

    The business of an Attorney, a Plumber, an Electrician, a Chiropractor, etc etc is going to be local based. In such that SEO efforts should follow suit ( Forms follows Function ) Google Maps, Google my business, Citations - Citations - Citations, Reviews, and of course backlinks would be the proper methods to be using. NONE of which has anything to do with content.

    The only focus on content that should be taking place here is reducing the friction for a lead conversion... selling the end user to pick up the phone and call, or fill out a form. Content should be positioning authority. Should be increasing Trust, and again creating the conversion to making contact.

    As pointed out by @OptedIn the OP has not been around.. so this post is not directed at him per se, but for those of you reading that are looking for answers.. and finding this thread filled with absolute garbage for suggestions.. I felt the need to set the record a bit straight.

    May this thread also be an example of WHY good quality SEO services cost what they cost... there is a HUGE difference in supplying SEO services, and actually supplying SEO services that will work with the specific industry / niche at hand.
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  • Profile picture of the author fone ai
    you can increase your ranking by doing SEO of your website. By white hat SEO techniques, you can increase your website ranking.
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  • Profile picture of the author k2bsolutionsseo
    Update your website with the unique and quality content. Optimise your website with the relevant and searchable keywords. Complete all your on-page task. Build quality backlinks. Coming to the social media, create business accounts in social media channel and regularly update your channel with unique content and images.
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  • Profile picture of the author cearionmarie
    If you are starting out in learning SEO then I suggest you take a look at Neil Patel's YouTube channel. He can definitely help you out pretty fast. Also, when you've learned the basics, you can make use of the MOZ tool bar.
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  • Profile picture of the author Sachinkh
    Originally Posted by Michael Birch View Post

    Hey, Can anyone explain "How do I improve seo for my website?" As I'm lawyer and new to create online visibility. I have my own social channels & website too. I want to improve followers and website traffic so that I can get more leads.
    Start Doing SEO with better way.
    On-site SEO off-site SEO both you have to do very perfectively.
    Submit Directories.
    Bookmarking.
    Submit Listing.
    On-site optimisation:-
    In On-site you have to care about Keyword.
    Meta Discription, Title, Meta Tags.
    This all are playing wide role in SEO so that website can rank Easily.
    Also,Don't forget about the social sites. Share your service on social Media.Manage Your Social Account.
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  • Profile picture of the author simplio
    On-page SEO and off-page SEO can improve your website.
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  • Profile picture of the author norfleetjen
    Do off page SEO properly and get a positive fedback.
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  • Profile picture of the author prashant12
    As your lawyer and you want to rank your website use the free traffic by joining social media groups in your niche, you can write about the legal stuff and answer their questions and give your website link there,but give value to people,by reading your stuff it helps your website to rank on Google's first page because of people come and land your website and read your stuff its increase the visiting time.so google give your website first preference.so take action it helps your website to rank...

    Best Luck...
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  • Profile picture of the author OptedIn
    Folks - the OP hasn't returned in 3 months.
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