SEO Introduction

This series of blog entries is designed to help novices get the most from their websites, and their users interaction - alongisde maximising search engines.

These blog entries won't tell you any secrets, and there is never any guarantee that you will rise to the top of googles search results, however, by following these guides, you will be making it easier for search engines to crawl, index and understand your content.

SEO is often about making small changes to your website, and using tools available to understand how the search engines view your site and content.  When combined with other optimisation methods, you will see a noticable impact on your websites performance.

One common misconception is that you need to develop your websites content to be search engine friendly.  This is a bad decision as you should be targeting your website to visitors - they are the main consumers of your content and are using the search engine to find you.  Changing your content so that it is unreadable will have a negative impact on your rankings.

The optimisation techniques discussed through these articles are as effective for small websites as they are for larger website.