What is an SEO?
stands for Search Engine Optimization
which is one of the most used Online Marketing Technique
that helps you to bring your Website on top of the Search Engines Result Pages
for a specific Query.
Why we use an SEO?
For better business growth we always need a huge amount of people who know about business and its services, even you can promote yourself and become famous if many people know about you.
We all know that Internet is the best resource to highlight both yourself and your business because here you can get maximum reachability of users
. We have lots of reasons which indicate that an SEO is one of the best Online Marketing Technique.
- An Estimated 75% internet users use Search Engines (like Google, Yahoo, and Bing) to find something.
- Get website's Higher Ranking on Search Engines Result Pages, higher ranking mean you have more people's visibility on Search Engine and more visibility is the sign of more Traffic.
- Traffic: No. of users who visit your website.
- You can promote anything on global market from your local place and become a Brand.
Search Engine + Optimization = Search Engine Optimization
What is Search Engine?
Search Engine is a software system which build to show an information on World Wide Web.
Some Search Engines listed below:
- Google, Yahoo and Bing are most used Search Engines.
- An Estimated 70-80 % internet users prefer Google as Search Engine while 30-20 % internet users prefer other Search Engines.
- AOL Search
Search Engine Working:
Search Engine is a software system which can be divided into three robots like Crawler
and Ranking Algorithm
, their working is based on Artificial Intelligence
Crawler / Spider: Crawler is also known as Spider. Crawler crawl (read) the data from all websites which uploaded on World Wide Web, without knowing data is related to which type. Crawler just crawl the complete data and store it in Search Engine's Local Server. This complete working known as Crawling.
Indexer: Indexer active after crawling which pick the complete data from local server and manage it into Indexes (Categories according to city, business types, purpose and so on). After that indexed data will store in Search Engine's Main Server by Indexer, and it will be known as Indexing.
Ranking Algorithm: Ranking Algorithm assign ranking to websites for a specific Keyword on SERP (Search Engine Result Pages). That ranking is based on Search Engine's own guideline, and that guidelines is following by SEO executive to get higher ranking on SERP for a Targeted Keyword.
- Keyword: Keyword is a query which ask by user to find something.
If we consider Search Engine's guidelines then we have three types of SEO like Black Hat SEO
, White Hat SEO
and Gray Hat SEO
Black Hat SEO:
Black Hat SEO
consider as Unethical SEO
means we try to get higher ranking on SERP
as soon as possible but does not follow any guideline which provided by Search Engine
, in short we do spamming
of Search Engine's guideline
A single benefit of this techniques is, we get faster ranking on SERP
as compare to White Hat SEO
but if Ranking Algorithm
noticed that we are using spamming techniques
for SEO then website will entered in Search Engine's Black List
and after added in Black List
, website will not show on SERP
until Search Engine
will remove it from Black List
is an optimization technique which used to do Black Hat SEO
, some most used Over Optimization Techniques
are as follows.
- Link Spam
- Keywords Stuffing
- Hidden Text
- Hidden Links
White Hat SEO:
White Hat SEO
is just opposite of Black Hat SEO
, we can consider it as Ethical SEO
and follow all Search Engine's guidelines
in it. Because of, we get natural listing when we are using White Hat SEO
so it's known as Natural SEO
and we need not to pay to any Search Engine
for listing that's why it's also called as Organic SEO
In White Hat SEO
, we take long time to get higher ranking on SERP
if we compare it with Black Hat SEO
but we should follow White Hat SEO
for long lasting and natural listing on SERP
As optimization level White Hat SEO
divided into following optimization techniques.
- On-Page Optimization
- Off-Page Optimization
Gray Hat SEO:
Gray Hat SEO
is the combination of White Hat SEO
and Black Hat SEO
, Gray Hat SEO neither Black nor White, in which we use estimate 5% of Black Hat SEO
and 95% of White Hat SEO
. We can reach ranking on SERP earlier than White Hat SEO and later than Black Hat SEO.
We use both White Hat SEO
and Black Hat SEO
techniques in Gray Hat SEO
||Black Hat SEO
||White Hat SEO
||Gray Hat SEO
||Ethical / Organic / Natural SEO
||Combination of both
||Ranking Reaching Speed
||Faster than White Hat SEO
||Slower than Black Hat SEO but faster than White Hat SEO
||Long Lasting until Search Engine know about Black Hat SEO techniques which you used in it.
||Website added in Black List
||Website added in Black List until Search Engine didn't know about Black Hat SEO Techniques which you used in it.
||Short period events website
and many more
General SEO Working Style:
Following SEO working style followed by many SEO executive to get higher ranking on SERP
. This SEO process have following steps.
Understand about project basic needs like targeted keywords and target locations.
- Targeted Keywords are that keywords on which website owner wants to hit the website or get higher ranking on SERP.
- Targeted Location is that location where website owner want to serve their services.
After understanding website basic need, find best and optimal Keywords for the website which exactly denote website requirement or its services.
- You can use Google AdWords for Keywords Research.
Before starting SEO for a website, we need to do analysis on Competitor Sites.
- Competitor Sites are those website which already hit on SERP for same Keywords which we choose for our website.
Now we have Keywords and goal to do SEO for website then we should move for two optimization techniques, i.e. On-Page Optimization and Off-Page Optimization.
On-Page Optimization is a White Hat SEO technique which is used to optimize a website according to Search Engine's guidelines and help us to create complete SEO Friendly website. In On-Page Optimization, we utilize Targeted Keywords in website, because of we work on website in this techniques so it's also known as On-Site Optimization.
Off-Page Optimization is used to promote website online and we try to increase Online Reputation using Targeted Keywords.
Keywords Research, Competitor Site Analysis and Optimization Techniques are interconnected with each other so we need to monitor time to time working strategies and after reach higher ranking on SERP, we have to start maintain website's ranking.
Suppose, we have a company website which providing Website Development service to its client in India, and now, we have a service i.e. "Website Development" and target location
i.e. "India". After that we have to do research to get some Keywords
like "website development india" or "website development company india". We should utilize the Targeted Keywords
in website and create it SEO friendly
on the basis of Search Engine's guidelines
and do Online Marketing according to Off-Page Optimization
. Now need to monitor
work strategies and outputs after started SEO
and once we got higher ranking then need to be maintain
website higher ranking on SERP