Due to updates, over time, that have been made to the site and the age of this article, this post may not display correctly. In particular images may be missing or product reviews display incorrectly.

If this is the case and you'd particularly like me to fix it, then please reach out to me on Twitter.

Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) has often been seen as a bit of a “dark art”. The idea is to improve a site’s result in search engine results (and, let’s be honest, we’re mainly talking about Google).

Companies such as NETPEAK UK, with expertise in what’s required, will manage this for you. Google, et al, don’t give away their secrets as to how they rank results but companies such as this have learnt the best techniques.

SEO became a recent talking point when Google announced they would be “tweaking” their results to punish those trying to artificially promote their site. As a result many wondered if such managed sites would be impacted – thankfully, this doesn’t appear to be the case and the Google “threat” is more aimed at those who flood their pages with lists of words and generally provide poor user experience as a result. SEO companies are better than that, providing a more natural method of improving ranking which doesn’t overtly affect how sites are presented and doesn’t impact the customer experience as a result.

These same companies also provide other services too. NETPEAK PPC, for instance, provides managed contextual advertising, and they also provide Social Media Marketing too. Basically, everything you need to promote your site to an ever-interested market.

If you are really serious about website promotion then SEO companies should be seriously considered.

Photo credit: MoneyBlogNewz via photo pin cc