How do I get top rankings in Google?

This is one of the most popular questions we get asked by every single job we take on. It is by far the most popular! So popular we thought we would make a page dedicated to trying to answer the question. Well other than ensuring your website is ethical we have listed a list of the Top 10 tips to help your website stay at the top of search results in this ever increasingly competitive market.

  • 1. The use of effective H1, H2, H3 tags are very important
  • 2. Use alt tags on images which are relevant in terms of explaining what the image displays and relevant to your product/service
  • 3. Make sure your 'Page Titles' are relevant to the content on the page
  • 4. Keep your page urls simple. Long obscure urls do nothing for search engines. Keep them concise and to the point
  • 5. Clear breadcrumbs are absolutely imperative
  • 6. Reguarly maintain the content on your website to keep it fresh and up to date
  • 7. Write original and unique content for your website
  • 8. Build up your links both inbound and outbound
  • 9. Ensure the HTML/CSS programming code is approved and validated by the W3C (Worldwide Consurtium for the Web)
  • 10. Keep it simple. Less is indeed more!