In part 1, I discussed the first 3 tips in improving your SEO skills. So, sit back and relax because I still have more to share this time around.
Below, I have listed 5 more ways to learn about SEO.
Connect with Your Friends from Other Industries
Do not work alone. Ask an associate or someone you know who is working in a related field to tell you the gist of their job. It could help to know if their job can affect yours. When you are open to learning about people’s jobs, it could give you revenues in the future. Your understanding of the relationship of SEO with other elements can expand. Also, remember that organic traffic has different factors and one of which could be regulated by an associate or a client. It is vital that you also know what made them happen. In the end, you have nothing to lose but everything to gain.
Learn from other disciplines like information retrieval and databases for you to know how a typical search engine, read, store, and keep your content. Sure, SEO tackles a wider scope, and no one can fault you if you put more time in learning particular SEO skills and industry progress. Organic traffic to a website may come from different origins. With that in mind, you could actually come up with such an amazing meta descriptions knowing what moves people’s decision. When you know psychology, you would know how things become popular on the internet. Try Udemy and Alison and learn more from their vast library of topics.
Review other Sites
Doing what you are doing for a long time might take its toll. You could be experiencing a few struggles in your job so it is time to take a few steps backwards and observe what other people in your field are doing. Find a site that is controlling the SERPs and learn the details. Look at how they set up their site for SEO. Study the content and see their on-page optimizations. When you learn this, you would know how to do yours differently in order to achieve more success. A word of advice though, you are not to copy their ways, it should rather alert you to do more in-depth research.
Learn from Interviews
In a job interview, the interviewee will be asked on the capabilities to know if they are best suited for the job. In this highly pressured moment, you will find out your weaknesses and strengths in certain areas.
With all the experiences you have gained, when you interview a person for a job perhaps you will expect the interviewee to answer the way you would. On the other hand, you could also learn from the intriguing answers that the interviewee gave you. When an interviewee answers, ask them to go deeper so you could gauge their authenticity. You could also learn fresh strategies that can be tried.
Examine the Different SEO Tools
Looking for the unused SEO tools and study them. Maybe you will know through reports that there are some information that may lead you to research on how to use them. A lot of tool providers have a thorough documentation showing the features of the tool. This will direct you to the correct way of using it and the goal of its creation.