Optimizing Your Site for Free
If you don’t make sure your site is optimized, you will fall behind in the rankings - guaranteed! Google is constantly updating its algorithm, so you need to stay on top of your content, making sure it gets recognized by Google as quality work. Once your site is optimized, it will organically rise in the rankings. It takes a little bit of time, but it’s well worth the effort.
Not every small business or individual has the funding or the resources to spend on SEO. Luckily, there are a number of free (yes, you read that right, free) resources available that will help you ensure your site content is perfectly optimized.
DreamScape provides an excellent overview of the topic here.
The top free resources to help optimize your site for free are:
- Google Adwords Keyword Planner
- Open Site Explorer
- Google Webmaster Tools
- SEO Centro
- SEO for Chrome and SEO Toolbar for Firefox
Make sure you’re taking advantage of these excellent resources. Your SEO ranking will thank you.