Were you an early adopter of SEO whose startup website is racking up high PageRank cred on popular search engines such as Google and Bing? You go Geekz!
Even if you’re just beginning to implement your search engine optimization strategy (SEO), hang in there, you’ll soon reap similar results. Whether you’re a novice or an established online platform, SEO is crucial to helping potential customers locate your site quickly, enabling them to conduct business with you sooner.
Who doesn’t want more visitors and sales? But there’s more to SEO results than link building and on-site optimization. Did you know whenever there’s press coverage on your app, platform, or company brand, there’s also a far greater chance your site will rank higher in search results? Take a look at these benefits of supplementing your SEO strategy with press coverage:
Also, keep in mind that with media comes the satisfaction of obtaining top tier press coverage for your brand and company. Combine this with the credibility you’ll obtain for your brand, and increased awareness among influencers, investors, and consumers. Anyway, you look at it, press coverage and SEO go hand-in-hand.
Lori Shepherd is the founder of 25SecondsPR where she manages small to large PR campaigns for digital, technology, and nonprofits worldwide. Her company is based in Oakland, California. She spent 15+ years as an in-house PR professional working for Silicon Valley technology companies including Hewlett Packard, Intuitive Surgical, and Guide by Cell. After forming her company, she has worked on the accounts of brands including Blitzify, Grammarlt.com FMSI, VentureFund.io, SkyChildCare, Nobody Cares Go Harder, the Points of Light Foundation, the Association of Women In Science, Local Futures, PrivacyAtlas, and numerous other.