Business Blogging | 10 Words Every Small Business Owner Should Know

As a small business owner, you know that you need a website for your business. You’ve heard that you need to get a blog. But, what does it all mean? Here are some terms to get you up to speed in the world of business blogging. SEO: Search Engine Optimization. Hang around a chat room, forum or meetup long enough and you are bound to see that little group of letters a lot. What looks like just three little letters is actually what determines how successful you are (or are not) on the internet. Basically, think of it as getting your website looking good for Google. Don’t worry; we can help. SERPS: Search Engine Results Page. Better yet, this is the long list of results you get when you search for something on Google. Your goal, as a small business owner, is to be at the top of that page. WordPress: This is the platform that changed everything. WordPress makes it easy for just about anyone to build a website, without knowing code, without having a tech degree, without a lot of time. Of course, if you are short on time, we can help you build a site in WordPress for surprisingly little money. Theme: Think of the word theme as the look of your site, how it’s laid out. There are a million and one themes available for WordPress. Ok. Maybe not that many, but a lot. Backlink: A backlink seems to confuse a lot of people. Unfortunately, the internet is not a “build-it-and-they-will-come” kind of place. You have to work at getting traffic to your site. A...