Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) (DM05)
Duration: 1 Day 10.30am – 3.30pm
Location: London Bridge
Duration: 1 Day 10.30am – 3.30pm
Modern consumers navigate the world through search. From laptops, smartphones, virtual assistants, tablets, and more, the products and services that they need are all available by searching online.
By leveraging the fundamentals of search engine optimization (SEO), you can ensure that your business appears in these all-important search results.
Explore the basics of SEO, including how to read a results page and how to conduct keyword research. Discover how to implement foundational optimisation strategies and techniques, build internal and external links, optimize your pages and content and measure your successes and progress.
Building on this knowledge, explore concepts behind consumer psychology and search behaviour and learn to plan for a long-term SEO strategy.
This course is designed to teach beginners how to make improvements that boost website visibility on search engines, attracting the right kind of traffic to the right areas on a website.
On This Course You will learn:
- How to set SEO goals
- Make pages SEO friendly
- How to use keywords
- Page content and structure
- Internal and external links
What is SEO
How do you rate your companies SEO
How SEO has changed
Getting Started with SEO
What makes a good website?
Indicators of good performance.
Setting goals for your pages.
Organic search vs SEM
Search Engine Friendly Pages
Pages for navigation vs pages for search
Key elements of a searchable page
What is a landing page and why is it important?
What is a keyword
Creating keyword groups
Long tale keywords
Creating a keyword cloud
Content and Structure
Using keywords to create searchable content
Keywords in H1, H2, Alt tags
Effective page layout
The importance of relevance in search
Effective use of internal and external links
Managing and Marketing your website
Mobile friendly and fast
Using Social Media
Why Blogging matters
Questions and answers
Recognition & Award
This Professional Development course is approved and recognised by the: Continuing Professional Development Service (CPD): www.cpduk.co.uk. Upon completion of this course, you will be awarded a CPD accredited certificate based on your participation and attendance.
The final Diploma award will be based on the following:
- Critical Thinking Exercises set and completed during the training - a series of practical exercises are set for each session for the delegates to work on during their training. This is an effective way to try out what you have been learning and gain insight and feedback, as you progress with each session during the course.
To meet your team’s specific needs, this course is also offered as a bespoke exclusive programme. It is also offered on a one-to-one tailored basis. Delivery options are either in-house, or at the LSPR premises in Kensington. Please contact LSPR for a proposal.
*One-to-one and small groups training sessions: duration may be subject to minor time alterations
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