SEO Faqs


SEO FAQs: This FAQ page on Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is where i have listed all the questions I get asked very often. I will continue to update this often.

Hope this page on SEO FAQs will help with some of your questions about SEO. I have linked quite a few of the FAQs with relevant posts. You can also check out the sitemap page for more information on SEO.

1.What is SEO?

SEO or Search Engine Optimization is the process by which your web site is optimized to perform better on the search engine ranking pages (SERPS), image search, local search, industry specific sites, search directories, information sites and others.

2. How does SEO work?

SEO works by optimizing your content, whether it is a web page, a whole website or a profile, your images, videos, so that people can find your content online by performing search on search engines such as, Google, Yahoo, Duck Duck go, etc.

3.Why do I need SEO?

You will need SEO if you are wish to be found when someone searches for you, or a product or service that you are selling online.

4.Where is SEO used?

SEO can be used on any online page, be it your website page, Facebook page, Instagram posts, Posts on Pinterest, LinkedIn profile, etc. If you want online visibility, SEO is for you.

5.When to do SEO?

When you have an online presence and you want people to find you on searching.

6.How to do SEO?

SEO is a detailed process. I have linked the above question to the relevant post where you will find all the information to get started with SEO yourself.

7.Do I need technical skills to do SEO?

Yes, you will need basic to advance level technical skills to do SEO.

8.Can SEO damage my rankings?

It depends on the SEO techniques that you are using. Using black hat and unethical techniques could definitely hurt your rankings

9.How long does it take to see the results of SEO?

SEO results take a little time but you will see traction within a few months.

10.What is the difference between SEO and online advertising?

SEO is a process through which you optimize your online presence organically, while online advertising and PPC is a paid form of online marketing.

11.Is SEO expensive?

It depends on the kind of service you are looking for. For example, if it is consultancy only, it may not be that expensive. But if it is consultancy + online and off-line optimization services, the rates will be higher. The duration of the service is also another factor in higher rates for SEO.