What You Must Do to Increase Website Traffic

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How to Increase Website Rankings

Learn How to Increase Your Website RankingsIn order to convert visitors to prospects to buyers, you need to increase website rankings. This can easily be done by putting the following information into practice.

 

Good content has always been and will always be important. It continues to be at the forefront of getting higher rankings from Google. The tags, focus keywords and content description will affect your placement in the Google search engine rankings. Search engine ranking is important because that's how people find your site. The higher your website ranks, the more your website traffic will increase.

 

Use your keywords and keyword phrases throughout your page or post. This optimization strategy will give you higher rankings. Stuffing your content with keywords should be avoided. Use them in a natural manner. Use keywords your target market would use to search for your information.

Three Bonus Tips

Bonus Tip #1 - When adding links to the content of your posts and pages, double check them. Make sure they're not broken.

Bonus Tip #2 - Submit your sitemap to Google for better placement.

Bonus Tip #3 - Search engines cannot read images. They only see the HTML used to create it. Add alt text to your images. Adding an appropriate link is also helpful. If your link goes to another website, make sure it opens in a new window.  

 

There's a lot that goes into creating and maintaining a good search engine ranking. The information I've provided above will be a great start. Be consistent and watch your website rise higher in the rankings.

Comments (8)

Roy Kelley
Retired - Gaithersburg, MD

Thank you very much for sharing this advice.

Have a great day and an outstanding week.

Jun 16, 2016 03:38 AM
Pamela Cendejas

You're quite welcome, Roy Kelley .  Hope your week is awesome.

Jun 16, 2016 04:24 AM
Mary Yonkers
Alan Kells School of Real Estate/Howard Hanna Real Estate - Erie, PA
Erie/PA Real Estate Instructor

Pamela Cendejas thanks for another great post with tips to increase website traffic.  Love the link at end of this post!!!  Very clever!

Jun 16, 2016 04:04 AM
Pamela Cendejas

Mary Yonkers I found that link several years ago and was quite taken by it.  Have a wonderful day.

Jun 16, 2016 04:25 AM
Kathy Streib
Cypress, TX
Home Stager/Redesign

Hi Pamela- good information as always. Could you do a post , if you haven't already, on how to add alt text to our images? 

Jun 16, 2016 12:58 PM
Pamela Cendejas

Kathy Streib I'll be happy to show you how to add text to images.  Good idea to create a post.  Have a wonderful weekend.

Jun 17, 2016 02:44 AM
Lou Ludwig
Ludwig & Associates - Boca Raton, FL
Designations Earned CRB, CRS, CIPS, GRI, SRES, TRC

Patrica

Thanks for sharing the tips on increasing your website traffice.

Good luck and success.

Lou Ludwig

Jun 17, 2016 01:07 PM
Ronda Densford
Magnolia Properties - Jacksonville, FL
Realtor - Jacksonville and Northeast Florida

Great advice. All of your posts are very helpful.

Jun 23, 2016 12:46 PM
Praful Thakkar
LAER Realty Partners - Andover, MA
Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale

Pamela Cendejas - great tips on how to get more people to visit our site.

The best tip - make sure the links are working...

Jun 23, 2016 02:37 PM
Debra B Albert, PA - Keyes Realty
Keyes Realty Treasure Coast, 34986 - Port St Lucie, FL
Ron and Debbie 772.708.3292

Awssome!  Can you do a blog on "Submit your sitemap".  I think I would like to to that for my AR Blog page.  I am assuming that the link would be to the index list of posts?  Thanks so much!  

Jun 23, 2016 09:40 PM
Pamela Cendejas

Ron and Debra B Albert - Team Albert KW Treasure Coast Serving Martin and St Lucie Counties - Great suggestion about a new blog topic.  Thank you.

Jun 24, 2016 03:17 AM
Tammy Adams ~ Realtor / Podcaster

I second this one!

Jun 30, 2016 11:31 AM
Chrissi Chapman Topoleski
Coldwell Banker Realty - Woodbridge, VA
Helping agents live an exceptional life!

This was so helpful as I am trying to embed a table on a blog now. The table doesn't show up in my blog, though, even though I got the embed source from the website it's on. Not sure what to do 

Jun 29, 2016 04:32 AM
Pamela Cendejas

Chrissi Chapman Topoleski - If you're working with a WordPress blog, you'll be able to get a plugin at https://wordpress.org/plugins/search.php?q=table.


Not all source codes work on all sites.  Hope this helps.

Jun 29, 2016 08:03 AM