In order to provide us with an accurate quote website design companies that offer SEO services ask about the keywords. What are they? How to choose them effectively?
Keywords and phrases are the actual words and phrases that search engines’ users type to obtain desirable information. It means that the most effective optimization is the one done accordingly to the most popular words and phrases used by search engines’ users. But how to check which words are the most frequently used?
You can ask the company that is to optimize your website to advise you some words and phrases or you can do some researches on your own. To do it you can use online applications such as Keyword Tool provided by Google or Wordtracker that is said to analyze millions of searches every day. Thanks to the data it gets the software builds up a complex database of the keywords people use when they search. If you are not sure about your results you can always compare them with the list of keywords and phrases prepared by the company and choose the most convincing ones. You can also choose keywords in accordance with some offline researches. Ask your regular and new customers what they would type in search box to find your company and prepare a report that will help you, as well as the website design company to choose the most appropriate ones.
Nevertheless, keywords are essential in effective online marketing activity. The search engines use them to decide which websites to display in the search result list and which to ignore. Frequently ignored web gets lower return traffic and goes lower and lower in search result list becoming invisible to the search engines’ users.