GeoTargeting means when you are in Singapore and enter http://www.google.com in the browser’s address bar, you will be re-directed to http://www.google.com.sg instead.
Here’s an account of this blog being ranked among the top 10 positions for Internet marketing coach in Google.com, Google.com.sg, Google.com.au, Google.ca and etc.
To many webmasters and SEO practitioners, this GeoTargeting feature is a pain-in-the-rear. You now have to optimize your page for each country you are targeting to get that Number 1 position.
Finally, Fione tweaked her sites’ titles and re-wrote the meta description to regain her #1 position for the keywords internet marketing coach. Well done!
This blog ranking for internet marketing coach has dropped to Number 4, as shown in the screen shot below (click to view large image):
Just for the record, this blog is now ranked Number 1 in Google.com.sg for the search terms internet marketing coach.
In fact, this blog has been ranked No.1 Internet Marketing Coach since early March 2008. I blog about this No.1 ranking at my newer blog – Who’s #1 Internet Marketing Coach
Proof: No.1 Internet Marketing Coach by Google.com.sg
Click at the thumbnail on the right and see complete picture – proof that this blog has been ranked Number 1 Internet Marketing Coach by Google.
So can I say now that I am the Number 1 Internet Marketing Coach in Singapore ranked by Google?
This question: How to get higher PageRank quickly? was posted in the comment of one of my Blogger blogs where I give away free backlinks. Frankly, unless you are an SEO specialist or SEO consultant selling SEO services, you don’t need high PageRank.
It is a myth that having high PageRank will guarantee top listing in search engine results.
However, if you are after PageRank for ego reason then I will show you the shortcut method which I used for this blog.
This blog is finally in the top 10 for the search terms internet marketing coach in Google.
I haven’t been updating this blog for nearly a month. It is a pleasant surprise that this blog made it to the top 10 in 4 months and less than 15 posts. I was thinking it may take more than 6 months at the rate that I post to this internet marketing coaching blog.
I think blogging is a very powerful way to get into Google top ranking. And with WordPress.com free blogging platform, you can get your blog rank high for less competitive keywords and drive targeted traffic to your main website. You can use this low-cost technique for your internet marketing business.
Off-page optimization is the process to increase the number of incoming links, aka backlinks, to your web pages and improve the quality of these incoming links. You want other web pages to “talk about” your web pages and link to your website. Increasing link popularity will improve your search engine listing position so that you website can be found on the Internet.
Link Building: Homepage vs Inner Pages
You want to build links from web pages that share similar topic to your website.
For example, this post is about off-page optimization so I would want links from search engine optimization and search marketing related pages, also pages from websites that are related to internet marketing.
On-page SEO or search engine optimization refers to changes that you can make on your web page to increase the chances of it being displayed in the top 30 results for a particular search term or search phrase.
Many people think that SEO is something complicated and difficult to implement. However, like many things in life, SEO is common sense – your job is to provide what the search engines want.
On-page optimization is quite simple and relatively easy to do. Let me show you some simple tactics that will help you to get your web pages visible in the search engines by focusing on 2 very important on-page factors.