On Page Optimization
When selecting a search engine optimization company, it is vitally important to spend time learning about how they approach the on-page elements of a client’s website. On page optimization is a focus on optimizing the content and other aspects of a web page in order to tell search engines what the particular page is about. Ask your potential SEO companies about how they approach optimizing on page elements.

Off Page Optimization
It is important to select a SEO company which truly understands off-page elements which can impact how well a website ranks in major search engines. Effective SEO companies create a comprehensive strategy for off-page which includes aspects of social, blog marketing, social bookmarking, and link building from relevant and legitimate websites around the web. It is also important to find a SEO company which best understands what your company does to ensure a strong relevance between your off-page strategy and your core business.

Needs Analysis
Choosing a SEO company which truly understands what your business is about and the needs of your business is paramount to the success of your SEO campaign. It is important to ensure that your SEO company is asking the right questions about your business including asking questions about your past experiences with online marketing, your expectations, and what is most important your company in terms of marketing.

Keyword Analysis
Keyword analysis focuses on how the SEO company selects keywords to be focused upon when creating content or building incoming links or references to your website. Our analysis of a SEO company’s ability to craft relevant and effective keywords ensures that the SEO company understands how to analyze a keyword’s volume in major search engines in addition to the context of the selected keyword. Having effective keywords means having an effective SEO campaign.

Reporting Methods
It is important that your SEO company reports to you the progress of your campaign on a regular basis with enough information available to give you the complete picture. The companies we recommend offer their customers an inside look at their efforts to improve the search visibility of your pages based on the selected keywords. Reports should not only provide a look at what has been done, but a look at where to go next.