Choosing an SEO Company or Service Provider

You're probably deciding if you should hire us as your SEO company. We know, it's a big decision and investment. SEO can potentially improve your site's ranking, increasing traffic and sales, but if SEO is not done right, it can create an enormous negative affect on your site and business reputation. Be diligent in your quest for the benefits of great SEO services as well as ramifications that an irresponsible SEO company can do to your site.

Even if you do not go with us, we're happy to share a few tips with you:

Keep in mind that the Google search results page includes organic search results and often paid advertisement (denoted by the heading "Sponsored Links") as well.

While the claims that advertising with Google won't have any effect on your site's presence in our search results, some clients who advertised large sums of money seems to indicate a lower organic search ranking.

If you're interested in becoming an educated consumer about SEO and would like to become familiar with how search engines work. We recommend starting here:

If you're thinking about hiring us as your SEO company, the earlier the better. A great time to hire is when you're considering a site redesign, or planning to launch a new site. That way, we can ensure that your site is designed to be search engine-friendly from the bottom up. However, a good SEO can also help improve an existing site.

While other SEO companies can provide clients with unbelievable claims of "guaranteed positions" or incredibly low prices or even other benefits, we would caution you about unethical SEO practicess have given the industry a black eye through their overly aggressive marketing efforts and their attempts to manipulate search engine results in unfair ways. Practices that violate Google's guidelines may result in a negative adjustment of your site's presence in Google, or even the removal of your site from our index. Here are some things to consider: