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SEO CRASH COURSE with The Startup Coach
This Lean Startup SEO Crash Course walks you through the steps and tools you need to start ranking and driving traffic to your website. While walking through the Lean Startup SEO manual. The Startup Coach will show you the tools, tricks, and techniques. You will leave with the knowledge needed to help you succeed. First an introduction to how google and search engines work. Second the most important step in SEO Keyword Research. including: Why is keyword research so important? What exactly is a keyword? How to generate a massive list of keywords. Where to find keywords that will send traffic to your site. How to find keywords for easy rankings. On Page SEO. First, How to structure your site for easy and automatic SEO. Second, Site load speed—Google magic dust. Third, How to make Google pick up the keywords you want. Fourth, Usability—the new SEO explained. Fifth, How to get more people clicking on your rankings in Google. Sixth, The usual suspects—sitemaps.xml and robots.txt. Seventh, Duplicate content—canonical tags and other fun. Eighth, Readability—SEO for the future. Ninth, How to accelerate traffic and rankings with fresh content. Link building. How to rank extremely high on Google. Why is link building so important? The dirty little secret no one wants to tell you about link building. How to acquire links and what to avoid in link building. Anchor text. What’s all the fuss? Simple link building strategies. Advanced link building strategies. Social Media & SEO Is social media so important for SEO? Google+ & SEO. Facebook & SEO. Twitter & SEO. Other social networks. Social media analytics. Web analytics How to measure your success. Why use Google Analytics? How to use Google Analytics. Acquisition. Organic Search report. Segments. Common web analytics terms explained. Other web analytics tools. Troubleshooting common SEO problems & how to fix them What to do when your site is not listed in Google at all. How to seek professional help for free. What to do when your rankings have dropped off. When your business is not ranking for your own business name. What to do when your site has been penalized by the Penguin update. Local SEO. SEO for local businesses. Why use local SEO? How to rank high with local SEO. Local search ranking factors. Getting started with local SEO. Building citations. Local SEO ranking checklist & essential resources. Building reviews. The new meta: Microformats, Microdata, & Facebook Open Graph Powerful SEO tools. Google Algo updates Quick & Dirty PPC with AdWords This is one of 3 Crash Courses developed by The Startup Coach SEO Crash Course Growth Hacking Crash Course Social Media Crash Course GET THE PODCASTS The Cryptocurrency Podcast - Startup Talk Toronto's Startup Podcast - BROUGHT TO YOU BY: Startup Talk Toronto's Startup Podcast - TorontoStarts Where Toronto Starts ( - Toronto's Most Active Startup Community Startup Launch 8 Week Accelerator Program ( - Now taking applicants for the next Cohort Startup Social Open Pitch Open Bar Open Minds ( (formerly Startup Drinks) Startup Pitch - Toronto's Premiere Quarterly Startup Pitch event ( The Cryptocurrency Podcast - Startup Coach - Workshops and One on One Startup Coaching with The Startup Coach ( Workhaus - Coworking Space, Services, an Awesome Community & More (


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TorontoStarts (formerly Startup Toronto) is the most active startup community in Toronto and a grassroots entrepreneur-led Volunteer run Community. We connect our members to the startup ecosystem in Toronto, foster a supportive home for all entrepreneurs, and provide programs and tools that help entrepreneurs accelerate their business growth. Our goal is to become the centralized entry node into Toronto's vibrant startup organizations network and to facilitate valuable connections for our members. We are a community first organization with events happening all the time you never have to go it alone.

TorontoStarts runs startup events, classes, courses, workshops, an accelerator and more, designed to help make startups successful and drive them forward.

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