SEO

Squarespace SEO: 7 Simple Steps to Boost Traffic (2018)

Search engine optimization is an invaluable process to aid your marketing. It requires up front work but the payoff is magnificent: consistent, relevant traffic with 0 costs. ZERO?? Zero.

The process can be as involved as you want it to be. You could spend years creating content, targeting keywords, and updating your blogs. But just a little work goes a long way.

Even if you just want to get started with SEO, do it! You never know what will be the difference maker. So try things, test them, and see what works.

Here's how to get started.

The Definitive WordPress SEO Guide (2018 Update)

WordPress has steadily gained popularity since it's launch in 2003. It's an open-source, customizable content management system (CMS). It started out as a blogging platform. (It still is). But it has morphed into something much bigger — the world’s most popular website platform (BuiltWith).

Squarespace SEO Plugin — The Alternatives

Squarespace doesn't have an SEO plugin, but fear not! To get the most out of organic search, you've got 2 options.

Option 1 requires a little effort on your end -- the goal of this guide is to make it as simple as possible. After all, Squarespace has gone to some trouble to make it simple too.

Option 2 is to hire a Squarespace SEO specialist.

For those who opt for the DIY rout, there are 3 things we have to do:

  1. Setup your site with Google Search Console
  2. Optimize your title tags
  3. Get setup in Google Analytics

The Definitive Wix SEO Guide (2017)

The 4 Keys to successful SEO in Wix.

Setup + Technical SEO

To get found faster, technical SEO is a must. Wix simplifies this setup so you can take the next steps towards keyword rankings.

Content Marketing

Content marketing takes time, but if it’s done right you’ll reap the long-term benefits of keyword rankings and sustained web traffic. Wix is setup to handle quality content and meta tags, two necessities to rankings.

Link Building

Links tell search engines that your website is authoritative and trustworthy. Links pointing to a Wix website are counted the same as links pointing to any other website.

Web Design

This is where Wix thrives for website beginners. Wix’s simplicity will help expedite your design process, allowing you to focus on greater SEO priorities like content and links. You can always update your design down the road. Get your website up and start creating content!