With businesses concerned with the economic crisis, now could be the best time to get your website to the top of the search engines and get targeted, increased traffic to your web pages by using a UK SEO expert.
Search engine optimisation (SEO) is increasingly popular for business owners and webmasters, due to the cost effective and long-term benefits that top rankings on the major search engines can bring to your online business.
A successful search engine optimisation campaign will last long-term, but results can take up to six months for new websites or domains, but for some websites that have been online for twelve months or more, it is possible to see results as quickly as forty eight hours, it all depends on how well the website has already been optimised or marketed.
With high returns on investment (ROI) and proven results, website SEO is in high demand and to win new business you need to be on the top ten results to attract lucrative web traffic. Increased web traffic leads to increased turnover, when implemented properly, using proven, ethical methods.
In the UK, 20% of businesses have increased their advertising spend online, just when budgets for marketing are being lowered or reviewed. The UK’s top two websites in November 2008 were Google with 30.3 million visits and MSN/Windows Live with 23.9 million visits, this is a clear indication that website owners need to capitalise on the mass of traffic available from website promotion using SEO, as well as services such as pay per click (PPC).
With companies being hit by the economy and businesses finding it harder to win new contracts, now is a good time to invest in SEO services, which have long-term benefits for web sites if implemented correctly and ethically.
As more and more businesses get wise about the necessity of SEO, it will become increasingly difficult to obtain top ten rankings, as competitors will also start using an SEO company or consultant for their internet marketing campaigns, so start your marketing campaign now to get ahead of your competitors.
Choosing a marketing agency is a very important task and to ensure success on the web, choose a SEO consultant with experience and evidence of top ten rankings on the major search engines, this will help to ensure success for your campaign.
Now it is 2009, it is a good idea to update the website copyright date on all pages, to reflect that the sites are updated and not dormant, which may help your ranks on the major search engines such as Yahoo and Google.
Reciprocal link campaigns are still carried out by many SEO firms but this is not advisable as the major search engines are forever reducing the importance of reciprocal links, so it is always better in the long-term to obtain one-way links, which are better for your website and carry more weight with the search engines’ algorithms.
For businesses based in major cities such as London, New York, Madrid and Paris, you should be able to find great internet marketing consultants by typing into Google search terms such as SEO services.