Learn Marketing from Neil and Eric Get Started
Episode #1387
How to Go from Total Newbie to SEO Expert in Record Time
May 19, 2020

In episode #1387, we talk about how to go from total newbie to SEO expert in record time. Eric takes listeners through the three websites he made as a beginner, highlighting the importance of learning by making mistakes while building one’s own projects. Other topics include how to build your first WordPress site, how to use keywords, and how to get hired within six months as an SEO expert!

TIME-STAMPED SHOW NOTES:

  • [00:25] Today’s topic: How to Go from Total Newbie to SEO Expert in Record Time.
  • [00:36] Practicing on your own website, a faster approach than learning from resources.
  • [01:03] How to start a WordPress website and tweak it to gain SEO insights.
  • [02:02] Lessons Eric learned making a website to showcase light shows.
  • [02:33] Don’t build your business around one targeted keyword.
  • [03:10] The necessity of taking a few blows while experimenting to truly learn the game.
  • [03:44] Why you should pick a brand-based rather than keyword-rich domain name.
  • [04:38] The six month timeline in which Eric built three websites and then got hired.
  • [05:18] Taking grey and black hat strategies and applying them to white hat sites.
  • [05:29] That’s it for today!
  • [05:31] To stay updated with events and learn more about our mastermind, go to the Marketing School site for more information.

Links Mentioned in Today’s Episode:

Moz

Search Engine Journal

WPBeginner

ClickFlow

Leave Some Feedback:

 

  • What should we talk about next? Please let us know in the comments below
  • Did you enjoy this episode? If so, please leave a short review.

 

Connect with Us: 

Discover Latest Episodes

Episode #1430
The 7 Remote Work Trends That Will Impact Your Business
July 01, 2020

In episode #1430, we share seven remote work trends that will impact your business! As the world changes in front of our eyes, remote work has been a distinct component of the professional world durin...

Episode #1429
Google’s Upcoming Algorithm Update
June 30, 2020

In episode #1429, we unpack Google's upcoming algorithm update! Google is taking more care than ever around user experience and it seems their new updates will be no different. We talk about the reaso...

Episode #1428
What You Can Learn From Black Hat SEOs
June 29, 2020

In episode #1428, we talk about what you can learn from black hat SEOs! There is a whole array of strategies and tactics out there to grow you brand and boost your traffic, and some are more within th...