If you are a frequent visitor to SAUSage, then you probably know James The Just. Recently he has been writing a featured 5-part series on SEO Basics to help you Learn SEO the right way from the ground up. In this series he covers everything you need to know to get started optimizing your website for the search engines. SEO is one of the single most important steps when it comes to building your online empire and if you aren’t doing it right, you’re leaving potential customers and long term readers on the table.
Follow along with James as he shows you how the search engines work, what SEO is and why it works, how to research your keywords for free, and how to do the on-page SEO that Google loves. If you are new to internet marketing or SEO, this is a great place to get started.
On top of the 5 part series, we also conned James into spilling the beans on his secrets & cool techniques that he uses in his own business and blog to get top Google rankings. These are tactics James hasn’t even shared on his own blog, so get your notepad out, turn off the TV, and get ready to become an SEO expert! Let’s get started.
SEO Basics Training Learn The Basics of SEO:
What is a Search Engine?
For the first part of our SEO basics training, we decided it was extremely important for you to understand how the search engines work and think, so you can later use that knowledge in order to gain the advantage in the rankings. Google is a beast and controls almost 70% of the search market. If you don’t know Google, you’ll never make it in Internet Marketing. In this featured article, James The Just begins his 5 part series on the basics of SEO by explaining the inner workings of the search engines, so you can get ahead of the game.
What is Search Engine Optimization ?
In part 2 of our 5 part SEO Basics training, James delves into the basics of Search Engine Optimization (SEO). SEO is THE single most important aspect of your online business. Without proper SEO, your site will end up on page 10 of the Google Results, and let’s face it, no one is going to find you on page 10! By understanding SEO and using the tips provided, it will be easier than ever to get your site on the coveted first page. This is where you will really start to see the bigger picture of what it is an SEO does, and how it can benefit you in your business.
How to do SEO Keyword Research for Free!
You’ve learned the fundamentals of SEO, now it’s time to get into the meat and potatoes. Find out how you can find the best keywords, and find them FOR FREE, in James The Just’s third featured post. Keywords are the lifeblood of your campaign. If you don’t target the correct keywords, your visitors will find your site, but maybe not for the right reasons. If your sites is about Tacos, and people are coming to your site from searching for Enchiladas, you’ve got a problem! Find out how to avoid this and other disasters in our keyword research training, and then scroll down to the bottom of this page for more Keyword Research secrets!
Using SEO for Firefox to Analyze Competition
In Part 4 of our SEO Basics series with James The Just, we are going to cover one of the most important tools in your repertoire, SEO for Firefox. Find out how James uses SEO for Firefox to spy on the competition and do some really great and FREE analysis.
How do I SEO my Website?
In the 5th and final part of our SEO Basics series with James The Just, you’ll finally put all of your new knowledge to work. Find out the most important aspects of SEO and how you can do it the right way from the start for top search engine rankings.