Questions To Ask
- Can you do a website Audit?
- Will you send me a video of the audit so I can view it on my own time?
- Do you do reputation management?
- Can you help me with reviews for my company?
- Why do you think my website is not ranking?
- How can you get me to rank ahead of my competition?
- Are you working with another company who would be my competition?
- Do you guarantee results in a certain time period?
Search Engine Optimization
If you have done any research into search engine optimization, you may have read about the importance of backlinks. The proper backlinks are needed if you want your website to rank high and remain in the search engines. If you have no idea what we are talking about, it is best to do some research before buying into any back linking service. You will want to understand the difference between low and high-quality backlinks as this will make a huge difference in how your site ranks. This type of research is going to save you a lot of time and money in the long run as you will know what services and people you should be avoiding.
As with any aspect of your business, you will want to know what exactly is being done and how it is being done. The vast majority of SEO companies will send reports on rankings and backlinks that have been achieved. If there are services that are not listed you may want to bring it up in a conversation or email and see if the company can complete what you need to be done. Also, you want to make sure that the services you are paying for can be verified via a report as any type of service you choose to buy can be verified.
Don’t feel as though you cannot ask SEO companies questions about how they are going to rank your site. If they are a reputable company, they will have nothing to hide about the services you are buying. If you feel as though they are going to employ shady tactics to rank your site, it is best to move on. If you choose the wrong people to rank your site, there could be serious consequences as to how your website ranks. The right SEO practices can help you rank and achieve your goals while the wrong SEO could sink your website for good.
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