The speed that your website loads is of great importance, nowadays google gives great weight to a visitors usability of your website. If your pages take long times to load, not only will your visitors get frustrated and leave, but also google will not rank you highly in the search engines for it. Therefore it is essential to speed up your site and have fast loading pages which is something we at MLA Web Designs are very good at.
We all know that content is king and has been for years. At MLA we are very good at coming up with the correct content strategy for your business. Be it from blog posting to your site to showcase your latest works etc or to writing strategic content that will be carefully researched to help target more relevant people to your website, and begin creating your website as an authority in your field.
Links are an important part of SEO and getting your website to rank well, but not all links are the same. The wrong type of link building can get your website banned and your online business left in ruins. At MLA we have special software that enables us to find you good quality authoritative links that will not only boost your site but also even help get you extra traffic. Quality far out weighs quantity online.
There are many other factors that need to be correct with your site, from the use of <h> tags and structure, to on page keyword density, creating your internal link structure, meta tag usage, keyword research, permalinks, sitemaps, site structure and many other factors that we at MLA take all very seriously.
Frequently Asked Question
- What actually is SEO?
- How long does it take to see results?
- Can I do it myself?
- What is the most important element of SEO?
- Is SEO actually necessary?
- How do you track results?
What actually is SEO?SEO standards for Search Engine Optimisation and is the practise of helping your website perform better in the search engines, bringing you more targeted traffic and bringing you more online revenue.
How long does it take to see results?This is dependent on many factors, firstly depending on where your site is now, secondly on how stiff the competition is. SEO work needs to be a continual and constant practise as google likes to see that your are continually giving your visitors new and relevant content.
Can I do it myself?Yes of course, there are many people who do it themselves but it does take a considerable learning curve and is an ever changing market as the search engines change, so you will need to be constantly keeping up with the latest trends. Also done correctly there are many advanced development tasks that you will need to carry out that will take some skilled coding knowledge to do. Also done wrongly and you can really do your site some damage or even get yourself banned.
What is the most important element of SEO?This is a very common question and the true answer is that everything combined needs to be done for good results. But you need to look at SEO as why does google rank sites? Their job when someone searches is to deliver the best results to their clients the searcher. So what do they look for? A site that gives their clients the quickest and easiest route to satisfy their search. So google wants to deliver the site that delivers the best usability to the visitor and they do this through several different complex algorithms.
Is SEO actually necessary?Unfortunately yes it is becoming more necessary everyday. As more and more people are building online businesses the competition is increasing and increasing, and with more and more people doing online marketing if you don’t bother your website really won’t get found. A website brings with it a lot of added work, it can bring you added business but it needs to be worked at, and can often easily cost you 10 times more than the website itself cost over a period of time.
How do you track results?Firstly you can track results by seeing your online enquiries or calls from the website increasing, but at MLA we have some special softwares that will track your targeted keyword positions and we will send you out a monthly report showing the difference in the results from the previous month. There are many factors that we can track and send out reports on, so you will be able to see what is happening all the time.
“MLA created me a stunning and beautifully designed website. I have an interior design business and the look and feel of the website was so important to be right. Everything was about correct styling and spacing and they did not fail to please. I am very happy with what was delivered.”
-Kathryn, Kathryn Mazure Hudson, UK
“Absolutely superb service. I now have a beautiful website which was quickly built for a reasonable price. And after that they could NOT have been more helpful making sure I understood how to complete any updates I needed. There are millions of web design companies out there… MLA is one in a million.”
“We are delighted with our new website. Marc really understood our objectives and delivered on all levels. Nothing was too much trouble and his help has continued beyond the launch of our website. A reliable and trustworthy company to work with. Also has a sense of humour which helps!”
-Nicola, Jigsaw Arts
“I’m really happy with my service from MLA, they delivered a great website, really understood what I wanted from the outset and when I brought in some new ideas they were really understanding and just made sure the website was exactly as I envisioned, I recommend them highly enough”
-Abdou, AS Studio 3D
“I have been using Marc’s services for some years now and he is the best! I cant recommend him enough. Great work and great customer service even long after completion and just really happy with every experience I have had with MLA. If you want a good service make sure to get in touch.”
-Phoebe, Go Banana
“MLA were a pleasure to work with. I run an interior design company in London and wanted a website. They took me from design to completion in a matter of weeks. They quickly understood the image I wanted to create and style of website that was needed. The results exceeded my expectations.”
-Sarah, Sarah Gare Interiors
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