1 Hour Search Engine Optimization is a FREE search engine optimization (SEO) crash course, offering the SEO basics to get you started on getting your website ranking higher in the search engines. SEO is important because search engines are the starting point for most people when they're looking for something on the Internet.

According to comScore, worldwide search market boasted more than 131 billion searches conducted by people age 15 or older from home and work locations in December 2009. This number represents more than 4 billion searches per day, 175 million per hour, and 2.9 million per minute.

In this basic SEO guide you'll learn what is SEO, how to optimize your web pages and submit them to search engines. The course is designed for complete novices. It is suitable for all ages and no experience is required whatsoever.

Table of Contents

  1. What is Search Engine Optimization (SEO)?
  2. What are meta tags?
  3. How do I optimize HTML Tags for SEO?
  4. What are keywords?
  5. What is link popularity?
  6. How do I submit to search engines?
  7. What are pay per click (PPC) search engines?
  8. What's the best SEO software?