I'm hearing from a lot of clients right now who are asking, "Are there some simple steps I can take right now that will help me grow my business in 2010?"
Yes. One of the best things you can do right now is make sure your website is super search engine friendly.
I know just enough about search engine optimization to be dangerous. But I thought I'd bring in an expert instead to give you some great ideas on specific steps you can take to make your website or blog more search engine friendly.
Michelle Strassburg has 10 years experience managing online marketing. She has this to say about current best practices:
While there are many ways to drive web traffic to your business such as affiliate marketing, paid ads and even guest blog posts, natural traffic from the search engines will always prevail over others because of the sheer amount of customers using the search engines. In this post I am looking to highlight some of the less known search engine optimization techniques which became popular in recent months and how your business should react to changes in the search engine ranking algorithm.
5 tips for improving your natural search engine rankings