Off Site Optimization
Off page optimization refers to other sites and the referral links coming from those sites. Those links are called backlinks. The referring site can be another blog or business website, a social property like Youtube, a citation, or blog comment linking back to your page. There are other means of receiving referral links, but these are common and usually easy to get.
• Link Outreach – You have probablyI’m sure you have done business with another company that has a website, or you have an acquaintance or networking partners that have websites. Just reach out to one of these people in Dunlap and ask them to post an article about you or your services on the site. My recommendation is that you produce it to save them the hassle. Be sure to create a back link and return the favor to them by building a link to their website from your web page. Also note, if they have a Google verified address in Dunlap and you are wanting to rank for a local Dunlap service term, that will be a positive geo relevance factor.
• Social Properties – By setting up social profiles like Facebook, G+, Pinterest, and Reddit you have the ability to send links to your web page from the account profile. You can also create links from a post within these platforms. Lots of ways to link out, just gotta get creative.
• Citations – Citations are a fantastic way to produce a backlink. Creating business profiles within directories like Yelp, Cheap FlightsGoogle Maps, Yellowpages, or foursquare will provide you with the chance to not only have a local presence in Dunlap, Tennessee on those profiles but to also backlink to your web page from that property.
• Social Comments – We have had personal success searching for sites on the web that were topical to our page and leaving a comment on them with a backlink to our webpage. Don’t be a spammer, locate an interesting blog post, comment and engage the online community, then leave a backlink in your comment that links back to your site. That is a backlink.
Subscription Based Tools For Off Page SEO
There are other options to the tools that Google provides, there are many other utilities that assist you with monitoring internet traffic, referral traffic, backlinks, rankings, and other analytic tools. Monitoring the health of your web page and keeping a nice referral link profile is essential for ranking your site. Here are some of the interfaces and some basic information on how they can assist you with your off site optimization.
• MOZ OSE – (https://moz.com/) – MOZ Open Site Explorer allows you to inspect back links, find linking opportunities, find suspicious referral links, check a sites domain authority, and page authority. Moz provides other useful tools that are proven useful for SEO. Take a look at MOZ local (metrics exclusive to Dunlap and the surrounding areas) and their plethora of free to use optimization dashboards for you guys that are just getting started.
DA and PA are important metrics in the SEO world. Use this site to evaluate the health on your site.
• SEM Rush – (https://www.semrush.com/)- This is a great piece of software for monitoring your web sites optimization. For folks running an SEO business, this subscription allows you to maintain and keep track of sudden changes with a clients online presence. Many of the tools provided in this interface are keyword position tracking, site audits, social media managment, profile monitoring, outbound link audits, lead gen management, keyword rank analytics, domain metrics, and much more.
Tracking keywords and web traffic are super important features in SEM Rush.
• Ahrefs (https://ahrefs.com/) – One very impressive dashboard that allows you to monitor the health of your web site. Many of the tools made available within Ahrefs are similar to those seen on SEM Rush, but there are many specialized tools that make Ahrefs a must have tool for anyone optimizing sites. Ahrefs includes a website explorer, content crawler, keyword research tool, batch overviews, backlink explorer, and more.
The link profile explorer is an awesome tool we use for locating referral links directing to your web site. This is great for discovering good and bad links.
• Pro Rank Tracker – (https://proranktracker.com/) – PRT is an online based SEO software subscription that is most commonly used to follow the rankings of individual keywords and URL strings. A tool such as this is needed to gauge movement and/or spot a dip in the SERPS. For individuals looking to monitor the SEO for clients, Pro Rank Tracker is a pretty affordable option in the industry.
Ranking details indicate keyword position movement in the SERPS. The red values indicate a dip in keyword rankings while the green values displayed show a jump in rankings.
• Keyword Tool – (http://keywordtool.io/) – This software tool is effective for identifying key terms that you want rank for. You can customize specific location settings to locate keyword search volume in a specific city and state like Dunlap, Tennessee. These keywords that you locate and begin to target will be the same group of keywords that you analyze in PRT. Another helpful tool is the search chart, this identifies how much search occurs monthly in your area and if it’s seasonal, trending, or a constant stream of search volume.
finding locally searched phrases is helpful to anyone trying to rank in Tennessee.
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