Another entry for our Features category; today we’re going to take a look at some websites that provide great information on SEO (Search Engine Optimization)!
SEO: Free Beginner’s Guide From SEOmoz
To get you started in the wonderful world of SEO, The Beginner’s Guide to Search Engine Optimization (SEO) by SEOmoz is an in depth tutorial on how search engines work and covers the fundamental strategies that make websites search engine friendly.
Google Search Engine Optimization Starter Guide
This PDF has been provided by Google within their Webmaster Tools support area. In everything from meta tags to navigation and content optimization, Google offers some basic information about SEO.
Make Your Content Make a Difference – Smashing Magazine
Smashing Magazine breaks down some helpful SEO information specifically about content and copywriting, reminding us that just as much work has to go on in the front end of a website as it does behind-the-scenes!
9 Ways to Improve the SEO of Every Website You Design
This 2010 post from Six Revisions still holds strong today. They explain that by doing things like adding a blog, signing up for Google Analytics, optimizing individual pages with great content and using a ‘footer’ in your websites can improve your website’s SEO.
Search Engine Optimization Plugins for WordPress
Search the extensive WordPress Plugin Directory for over 200 plugins related to Search Engine Optimization that can help add SEO to your WP website.
Effective Search Engine Optimization for Web Designers by Vandalay Design
Vandalay Design’s Blog uses this post to take a detailed look at the subject of web designers and SEO and many of the issues that are involved in the gray area that surrounds the two. “SEO is really an ongoing process that involves much more than the design and coding of the site. Things like keyword research, content development, and link building are also critical aspects of optimizing a website for search engines, and typically these are all ongoing processes…”
The Top 10 Twitter SEO Tips
Mashable gives us ten helpful tips to use SEO to improve or get the most out of your Twitter account.
Official Google Webmaster Central Blog: Search Results
We’ve provided a link to the specific category “search results” on the official Google Webmaster Central blog in which you can read news and articles for beginners and advanced users alike.