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Being a Small Business Owner 2020

By Waymakerseo | January 5, 2021

Reflections on being a Business Owner Here we are. The end of 2020 and looking down the barrel of 2021. Being a business owner; running an SEO agency there are some interesting things that I’ve learned in the last few months. Business Ownership is tough There is no boss, there…

SEO is like a marathon

SEO Analysis: Competitors

By Waymakerseo | December 31, 2020

Online Comeptitor Thoughts I thought I would share a few thoughts on competitors for Search Engine Optimization (SEO) efforts. I’ll frame this into a simile. Search Engine Optimization is like a marathon.  In a marathon the goal is to get to the end. The runner balances their pace, water and…

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Basics of SEO

By Waymakerseo | November 3, 2020

We made a video about the basics of SEO. Enjoy. Overview of our SEO Video We thought we start at the beginning and talk through why SEO is important and why people may need it. It starts with Search Engines crawling websites, sending back information to their servers. When users…

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Two Tips to improve SEO

By Waymakerseo | October 29, 2020

With almost every client there is an “Ah-ha!” moment when we talk through the SEO process and what needs to be done to improve their website. These two tips are quick and easy ways to boost your SEO score. SEO Tip #1: Use Alt Tags Alt tags are a piece…

Keywords Ranking Report

SEO Keywords Ranking

By Waymakerseo | July 30, 2020

One of the largest facets of Organic SEO work is Keywords Ranking. You generally want your website to rank well for a range of keywords. This process is centered around using keywords in a strategic way to increase the chance that when someone enters a keyword into a search engine,…

Check Keywords Ranking

By Waymakerseo | July 27, 2020

One face of Search Engine Optimization is optimizing your Keyword Word list and Keyword utilization on your website. When you are engaging an SEO provider be sure to have them Audit your website for Keyword usage and keyword rankings. Most providers can run a keyword rank report. If you want…

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Technical SEO | Need to Know

By Waymakerseo | July 15, 2020

There are a myriad of SEO providers or Local Search Engine Optimization providers that also do website development, marketing, social media marketing, and a plethora of other services. Our hope is to provide some clarity on some of the terms in the industry and be a resource to help people…

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How to find a SEO provider

By Waymakerseo | July 1, 2020

What to look for from and SEO provider I know it seems a little self serving, but I believe in the Macy’s principle, If I don’t have what you need, there are people that do have what you need and you should connect with them. In the spirit of trying…

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Good Bye Black Box – Insights into SEO

By Waymakerseo | June 13, 2020

“Good Bye Black Box” Blog Series I thought it’s about time to demystify the SEO process. Every client I work with has access to  what I am doing, why I am doing it, and what is expected to happen. Doesn’t mean they always understand or even ask. But that doesn’t…

Google Web Vitals

Google Web Vitals Impact SEO

By Waymakerseo | June 2, 2020

Google announced a new set of citeria to encourage a positive user experience for web users. These new criteria will impact how a site ranks for Search Engine Optimization efforts. The new factors are: Largest Contentful Paint (LCP): measures loading performance. Basically the time it takes for a page to load sufficiently.…