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Dec 5th 2016

Introduction to Search Engine Optimization (Coursera)

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Learn the foundational elements of how search engines work, how the SEO landscape has changed and what you can expect in the future. You will learn core SEO strategies and tactics used to drive more organic search results to a specific website or set of websites, as well as tactics to avoid to prevent penalization from search engines. You will also learn how to position yourself for a successful career in SEO.

Introduction to Search Engine Optimization is course 1 of 6 in the Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Specialisation.

This Specialization will teach you to optimize website content for the best possible search engine ranking. You'll learn the theory behind Google search and other search engine algorithms; you'll also build practical, real-world skills that you can apply to a career in internet marketing or online content development, including on-page and off-page optimization, optimizing for local and international audiences, conducting search-focused website audits, and aligning SEO with overall business strategies. The Specialization culminates in a hands-on Capstone Project, in which you will apply your skills to a comprehensive SEO consulting task.