So How Important is SEO, Really?

by Carly
25 November 2015

Did you know that 93% of all internet users start their online search with a search engine? Plus, 75% of users only look at the first page of results, which makes it even more important for brands to boost their SEO (search engine optimisation) to increase traffic to their website.

For computer novices, SEO can be very confusing and makes little sense at first – the jargon alone is enough to handle! However, those who want to try it themselves before employing professional help can improve their website’s search engine ranking with a few simple SEO tricks.

User-friendly site content can work wonders, especially on blogs. The days of cramming as many keywords into blog copy as possible, as well as manual link building, are over. Now’s the time to learn a new set of skills and create engaging content that your audience wants to share and shout about.

To get started, we recommend this great article from WPkube that summarises all of the best SEO tools and plugins on the market.