|Question: What strategies do you use to get my site to perform well?
SEO & Search Engines
Having a pretty site does not guarantee that people will find it on the Internet. Good designers will know how to design your site wisely. They should tell you that:
The content of your site, the actual words that you use in your web page, significantly effects how you do in a search.
They will make sure your Titles, Descriptions and Keywords Metatags to reflect key words and phrases from which you would like to be found in search engines.
They will make sure your site is submitted to the major search engines.
Beware of the designer who says he uses special tricks to get you into the search engines. Search Engines and Directories are constantly developing ways to locate Websites that are trying to cheat the system. Doing "tricks" could potentially get your site banned from the search engine listings.