Successfully Building and Launching a New Website

Organic Search

First you need to build a website around a product, service or have a great story to tell. Then you need to write content with H1, H2, P, and Strong html tags to show the search engine that you wish to rank for certain keywords.

Then you need to get backlinks to raise your score with the search engines and start ranking for the keywords on your site. Without backlinks, most modern search engines will not even show your site in the listings, even where it matches for the keywords that are exactly relevant.

 

Methods to Get Backlinks

Join a web directory. List your site for free. Always use an anchor text description for your link.  Some sites offer reciprocal links, Here’s one to start with. It’s called Thales Directory.   You can also pay for backlinks on The Best of The Web directory.  However, sites that charge for listings are just a waste of money. These sites get very little credibility by the search engines. In fact these sites amount to just “link farms’ which have no value in organic ranking.

Be A Blog Guest Writer

As other wordpress site owners if you can post relevant blogs as a guest writer.  However, according to Niel Patel, your attribution on that guest blog matters to the organic ranking.  Google is now starting to discount “Guest” and “Affiliate” writers content.  So, you’d better call yourself a “Staff” writer for maximum credebility.

Comment on Other People’s wordpress.com Blogs

Join wordpress.com and setup your profile, add your website link to your own profile, then post comments on other people’s blogs. Your profile will show a link back to your own website.   You can find many of these in ubersuggest.

Write Press Releases

Find free sites to post press releases to promote your site and product.  Pepper them with links.

Follow Neil Patel and Watch His YouTube Channel

Neil Patel

Although most of what he says is pure hogwash, most of his advice is relevant. His tools on his website are very useful in helping you to build up your organic search ranking.  In particular UberSuggest is the most useful tool out there. You can use it to sniff out your competitors backlinks and then try to get similar backlinks. You can use it as site audit tool find check out your keywords.  His SEO analyzer is very useful to find issues with your website.

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