Whether you’re just an individual with something to say or a business owner looking to strike it big, your greatest outlet for reaching the public is your website. However, launching a website is only half the work. For people to find your website, it has to be designed properly. The most efficient method for generating web traffic is incorporating search engine optimization, SEO, into your pages. With SEO, your site registers higher among search engine results, and thus, is easier for web surfers to find.
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The most important piece to an SEO-friendly website is the content. It should be embedded with key terms that reflect what people are loading into search engines. That way, when someone plugs in those terms, your site will appear. However, key terms should be relevant to your site, and should be used calculating, instead of thrown all over your site. Doing that can lead to a drop in the effectiveness of your SEO efforts. Quality content is another SEO feature, because it scores well on search engines, but also increases the chances of user recommendations. Lastly, content should be updated frequently so as to trigger the spiders used by search engines to sift through information.