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We are looking only for SEO / Local Internet Marketing Experts. Strong English skills preferred.
We are a small / local only Counseling Business (with a blog) - That is looking to improve our google search placement, and much more important, our google places / google maps location for LOCAL SEARCH only.
The first part of our project will include:
A review on the current site to determine what can be changed in the areas of title/ meta tags, descriptions and text to optimize for local search.
This is for a wordpress website.
This will also include keyword research for 10 to 15 terms that would be beneficial for us to rank for (higher search volume).
The second portion of the project will involve:
-- First and foremost, a first page listing on the google 7-pack in our local area for the terms (counseling, counselor, couples counseling, family counseling) as wells as first page placement for google maps search (which we at one point had, but google changed something and we are now on the third page)
-- I imagine this will include building quality and consistent NAP+W citations. This will also include an evaluation of our NAP's current consistency, and steps to grow and improve it.
-- Quality back link building. They must relate to site topic on high quality relevant sites ( also show where you will plant links )
-- all search engine guidelines must be followed and no way should be compromised
-- Only white hat, experienced, highly ranked on freelancer.com SEO experts should bid
- No spam method(s) can be used
-- No black hat, gray hat or unethical SEO methods are to be used
-- no junk profile building techniques are to be used
-- No use of automated software or bots
-- No links from under construction pages
-- No java links, jump scripts, framed pages, redirects, cloaking, CSS redirects, 301 redirects, dynamic links, flash sites/pages, hidden links, no string parameters, etc.
-- No link farms, traffic exchanges, link exchange programs or web rings
-- No paid traffic sites
-- No banned sites, porn, gambling, violent, illegal sites, etc.
-- No methods or techniques that will get the site banned, de-indexed or sandbox
-- Expert understanding of Google & Panda Updates and how to work with them
25% of bid will be released once site is listed in the google local 7-pack for "counseling"
Next 25% of bid will be released when the 4 keywords get in 7-pack for local search (counseling, counselor, couples counseling, family counseling)
Remaining 50% will be released when all keywords get Minimum top 4 ranking.
To make sure you actually read our project, please mention "Idaho" somewhere in your reply.
We are only looking for results in Google (bing and yahoo if we can) for local search in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, USA and surrounding towns: North Idaho, Hayden, Post Falls
We will consider a sizable bonus if we are very satisfied with the results. Please do not ask for this bonus before project completion.