Tag: dental website seo

Quick Lesson about Keywords

You may already know that keywords are words or phrases you type into a search engine in an effort to find specific information. If you want a home builder, you might type “custom homes Dallas” or “log homes Virginia.” The words in quotations are keyword phrases. A log home builder in Virginia who has optimized… Read more »

What Dentist Website SEO and Dieting Have in Common

Composing Original Text is Hard Work The majority of dieters give up because dieting is hard work. It takes discipline, effort, and dedication. Quick weight-loss systems claim to work for everyone and promise to keep the weight off, but in the long run, most fail. Similarly, many dental marketing companies look for an easy out… Read more »

What’s the Magic Number of Blogs for Optimal SEO?

Who reads blogs? Many people think that blogs are meant to be read. The truth is, they are, but not by whom you think. A solid dental blogging strategy is based on the principal that posts will be read and indexed high by search engines, increase popularity of your dental website, and expand your online… Read more »

Converting Web Visitors to New Patients

Sometimes Google Analytics numbers show that a website and blog are receiving good traffic and ranking high for targeted keywords, but the data doesn’t translate to telephone calls and new patients. Many dentists become frustrated with this situation, as do the website companies that manage SEO. Instead of becoming frustrated, let’s analyze this situation to… Read more »

“What Makes Your Dental Websites Better?”

Not everyone asks this question when interviewing a dental website designer, but it is an important question that should be asked. What makes your websites better than others? Any company that is not prepared to answer this question, without using jargon and sales BS, isn’t worth your time. I was speaking with a respected Florida… Read more »

Dentist Guest Blogs & SEO Booster

Have you heard about guest blogs and backlinks? Both are great for SEO. Here’s the scoop: Backlinks: The best backlinks for search engine optimization (SEO) are hyperlinks to your dental website from another dental-related website…or blog. Guest Blogs: Guest blogs are blogs written by a friend or expert, then posted on your blog. The most… Read more »

Where is Your Book in Google’s Library?

Enter a young, vibrant woman wearing trendy glasses and a chic, respectable dress. She is very popular. She’s also the head librarian of the most ginormous library on the planet, and you’re an author seeking shelf space. How can you get Ms. Google to give your book any attention? 1)      The book has to be… Read more »

5 Reasons Your Dental Website’s SEO Stinks

Your site has duplicate content: If your site has the same text that’s on other websites, Google will frown. To see if your website content is duplicated elsewhere on the web, cut and paste a paragraph from one of your services pages into Google search. You’ll see that the results show similar or duplicate content… Read more »

SEO Benefits of a Dental Practice Blog

As a dentist, you can communicate oral health education information, as well as personal sentiments, through a blog. If you categorize your blog posts properly, in the archives your personal notes – like congratulations and birthday wishes to patients – will be separated from patient education topics. Over time, you’ll build an organized library of… Read more »

Dental Marketing: Local Internet Searches

You should know… 54% of Americans use the Internet instead of phone books. (ComScore) 97% of consumers now use online media to shop locally; 90% of the people surveyed use search engines. (source: Kelsey Group) This means, potential patients will look for your dental practice online. You need a website and blog with strategic local… Read more »