Off Site Optimization
Off page optimization refers to other properties and the inbound links coming from those properties. Those links are called backlinks. The referring web site can be another blog or company site, a social property like Instagram, a citation, or article comment linking back to your page. There are many other ways of getting referral links, but these are common methods and usually simple to obtain.
• Link Outreach – There is a chance you have done business with someone else that has a site, or you have friends or networking partners that have sites. Simply reach out to any of these associates in Coppell and ask them to feature an article about you or your business on the site. My suggestion is that you produce it to save them the hassle. Be sure to create a link back and return the favor to them by creating a link to their page from your site. Also note, if they have a Google verified address in Coppell and you are wanting to rank for a local Coppell service term, that will be a positive geo relevance factor.
• Social Properties – By setting up social properties like Instagram, G+, Youtube, and Flickr you have the ability to send no follow links to your property from the account profile. You can also link out from a post within these properties. Lots of ways to link out, just gotta get creative.
• Citations – Citations are a legitimate way to build a link. Creating profiles in directories like Yelp, Cheap FlightsGoogle Maps, Yellowpages, or foursquare will provide you with the opportunity to not only create a local presence in Coppell, Texas on those profiles but to also send links back to your page from that property.
• User Comments – I have had personal success finding sites on the internet that were relevant to our web page and leaving a comment on them with a backlink to our webpage. Don’t be a spammer, search for an relevant web page, comment and engage the community, then leave a link in your comment that links back to your website. That my friends is a backlink.
Software For Off Site SEO
In addition to the optimization tools that Google offers, there are many other utilities that assist you with monitoring site traffic, referral traffic, backlinks, rankings, and other analytic tools. Keeping an eye on the health of your property and maintaining a nice back link profile is essential for ranking your site. Here are some of those dashboards and some information on how they will help you with your off site SEO.
• MOZ Open Site Explorer – (https://moz.com/) – The Moz OSE allows you to view inbound links, locate link outreach opportunities, locate malicious links, check a sites domain authority, and page authority. Moz developed other useful tools that are irreplaceable for agencies. Take a look at Moz local (metrics exclusive to Coppell and the surrounding neighborhoods) and their arsenal of free to use optimization tools for you SEO’s that are just getting your feet wet.
DA and Page Authority are very important metrics in the SEO world. You can use this tool to check the metrics on your site.
• SEM Rush – (https://www.semrush.com/)- This is a great piece of software for managing your web sites SEO. For folks running an SEO business, this software also allows you to monitor and keep track of any changes with a clients online profile. Many of the tools provided through this dashboard are position tracking, website audits, social media managment, brand monitoring, backlink audits, lead generation management, keyword rank analytics, domain health, and much more.
Tracking keyword rankings and referral traffic are super important features in SEM Rush.
• Ahrefs (https://ahrefs.com/) – One very impressive tool that allows you to monitor the condition of your website. The tools made available on Ahrefs are identical to those seen on SEM Rush, but there are very unique tools that make Ahrefs a must get subscription for anyone optimizing sites. Ahrefs has a site explorer, content crawler, keyword research tool, batch analytics, referral link explorer, and more.
The referral link profile explorer is an awesome tool used for locating back links directing to your web site. This is great for finding good and bad backlinks.
• PRT – (https://proranktracker.com/) – Pro Rank Tracker is a subscription based SEO software dashboard that is most commonly used to track the rankings of unique key words and URLS. A tool such as this is required to monitor progress and/or spot a dip in the SERPS. For businesses looking to monitor SEO for clients, Pro Rank Tracker is a pretty affordable option in the industry.
Ranking metrics refer to position movement in the SERPS. The red values indicate a dip in keyword rankings while the green values show a jump in rankings.
• Keyword Tool – (http://keywordtool.io/) – This software tool is great for locating key phrases that you want rank your property for. You can customize geo specific location settings to locate search volume in a specified city and state like Coppell, Texas. These key words that you locate and begin to target will be the same keywords that you monitor in PRT. Another helpful feature is the search volume info, this indicates how much search occurs monthly in your area and if it’s seasonal, trending, or a consistent search queries.
Identifying locally searched terms is valuable to anyone trying to rank in Texas.
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