St. Petersburg, FL SEO Services

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Alligator Media is a St. Petersburg SEO company that has been getting top results for our clients for over 10 years.  We attract new customers for you by using a proven system of search engine optimization that gets verifiable results.

Effective search engine optimization requires a relentless focus on changes in the industry combined with a continually improving process that is customized for each client.

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With so much data available now about the performance of your website and the behavior of your users, you need an SEO firm that knows how to harness this data into actions that improve your search engine performance.  Our consistent, professional approach to SEO will improve your search engine results as soon as we begin your project.  Contact us today or call (727) 422-2845 for more information.

What is SEO?

According to Moz, a leading authority on search engine optimization, SEO is “the practice of increasing the quantity and quality of the traffic that you earn through the organic results in search engines”. In other words SEO comprises a whole host of activities that drive web users to your website and that improve your reputation where search engines are concerned.  SEO is generally the highest performing traffic to your website and the most valuable.

What Questions Should I Ask An SEO Company?

According to Google, some useful questions to ask when deciding on an SEO professional include:

  • Can you show me examples of your previous work and share some success stories?
  • Do you follow the Google Webmaster Guidelines?
  • Do you offer any online marketing services or advice to complement your organic search business?
  • What kind of results do you expect to see, and in what timeframe? How do you measure your success?
  • What’s your experience in my industry?
  • What’s your experience in my country/city?
  • What’s your experience developing international sites?
  • What are your most important SEO techniques?
  • How long have you been in business?
  • How can I expect to communicate with you? Will you share with me all the changes you make to my site, and provide detailed information about your recommendations and the reasoning behind them?
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How Does SEO Work?

SEO is made up of a variety of activities, large and small, which shape the performance of your web pages in the search engines.  The main pillars of SEO are keyword research, on-page SEO and linkbuilding.  In order to have SEO success you need these pillars completed professionally and according to best practices.

In addition to the activities above, when it comes to SEO there are many little details and factors that must also be evaluated and improved.  These include the mobile friendliness of your site, page load speed, analytics, user behavior, SSL and a whole host of other factors.  Taking care of these details can boost your search engine ranking.

Most importantly SEO relies upon high quality content:text articles, images, graphics, videos to drive traffic, build quality links to your site and increase your search engine visibility.

Why Does My Business Need SEO?

Search engine optimization provides the best return on investment for your marketing dollars.  Search engines are the way that people navigate the internet to find things or businesses they are interested in.  Search engines provide a source of targeted traffic that is looking for what you have to sell if you can just help them find it by organizing your website and pages correctly using SEO.

Why We Are The Best SEO Company in St. Pete

We are the best SEO company in the Tampa Bay area because we effectively target all of the critical success factors for Google search.  We also know that these factors continuously change in importance so we constantly tweak our approach to take advantage of new opportunities and avoid critical pitfalls.  Critical factors that our monthly SEO program targets:

  • Keyword research
  • Mobile friendliness
  • On-page SEO
  • Page load speed
  • Relevant linkbuilding
  • Website errors
  • Code quality
  • Internal linking
  • Consistent unique content
  • Social signals
  • Other advanced SEO factors

The reason we are the best is that we recognize there is no quick fix when it comes to SEO.  It takes hard work, a consistent well managed approach that leverages analytics and knowing how to get your content in front of the right people.  We do all of those things and more in a convenient, affordable monthly package.   We have been helping local small businesses build their brand for over 10 years.  Let us help you increase your search engine visibility.

Local SEO Services

We have advanced industry knowledge about how to get you to the top of the local search engine rankings. By consistently representing your brand and your company’s information on important places on the web we tell Google that you are a local industry leader that deserves prominent placement in the search engine rankings.

If you want to get to the top of Google’s search engine results than you need to use the right words.  To find out which search terms are used the most and are valued by advertisers you need professional keyword research.  This requires the use of proven methods that get you the right words that are the foundation for any SEO, local or otherwise.

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Citations are links from sources that tend to verify your business by calling you on the phone, sending you an email or sending you a postcard in the mail with a code on it that you can then use to verify online.

Because these links are verified they carry more weight than just a regular link on a blog or a website.  In the view of the search engines having these citations makes your website and business more trustworthy.

Examples of citations are Yelp, Superpages, Foursquare, Facebook and many more.  In order to have local SEO success you need to know where to find the right citations and know what information to include on them.

In addition to having citations and marketing those sources of traffic, you need to drive local traffic from other locations on the web.  We know where to find those sources and which ones have been successful for our clients.

SEO Analysis and Reporting

We setup powerful analytical tools to monitor your website for SEO opportunities areas of improvement and benchmark performance.   We gather and analyze analytics to measure your effectiveness at SEO and to track the competition.

We are experts at using data to improve your SEO performance.  Best of all we provide monthly reports that summarize these activities in an easy to read form.

Tampa Bay SEO Specialists

Our offices are located in Gulfport, Florida but we proudly and effectively serve SEO clients in St. Petersburg, Clearwater, Tampa and surrounding areas. When it comes to leveraging industry knowledge and local opportunities we are second to none in the Tampa Bay area.  Call us today at (727) 422-2845 or contact us for a free SEO evaluation.