15 SEO Tips and Hints for 2009

If you are an SEO analyst or specialist here are few techniques which are used widely these days. I am not going to explain the boredom basics, which could turn you off 🙂 If you need to refresh basic and regular tips / techniques you can go to these below topics:

(1) Search Engine Optimization for Beginners
(2) Increasing Link Popularity
(3) Practical SEO Techniques (Free Ebook)
(4) SEO for Ecommerce sites
(5) Understanding site visitors
(6) Developing SEO friendly URLs
(7) SEO for Flash sites

Now comes the few important SEO tips that might be useful for the year 2009. Some are bit simple but I am sure the post is certainly a good list to use. 🙂

(1) First and foremost is a regular update of content. Absolutely unique and fresh content which target business and resource keywords
(2) Video Content with product or service link and adding to YouTube videos and related sites
(3) Regular update on website page in RRS Feed and submit to feed directories
(4) Audio content for Podcasting, a new target of Google
(5) Optimizing photos and images with alternative (ALT) attributes and image name with related keywords or theme
(6) Add tags to your site or blog
(7) Add and set your sitemaps to authenticate your feeds in Google, Yahoo, and MSN
(8) Get high-quality Backlinks on a local and regional directories, yellow pages, classified apart from general directories so that you can get high priority in local search engines too like Google.co.uk, Google.in soon
(9) Get listed in Google Local Business Center
(10) Get socially informed listing in Twitter and related sites
(11) Press release and News submission so that you won’t miss chance betting listed in Google news
(12) Regular update of your blog and submitting to blog directories
(13) Work on measures to reduce your website bounce rate
(14) Modify and update your existing website comparing with SEO checklist and also update your checklist frequently to current SEO industry
(15) Keep checking your competitor’s progress. Learn what they do to target your customers.

So work on these tips apart from your regular SEO practices and techniques and become an SEO ruler of 2009 😉

  • Keywords, and the right use and responsible use of keywords will always be on the top or near the top of most list when it comes to SEO.

  • Thank you for the tips. Long tail Keywords and Alt tags. I am starting to see real results with the SEO.
    I posted this on twitter.

  • Very useful tips.
    thank u

  • Thanks for such a useful range of tips.


  • Great tips, also the the links are excellent resources.

  • Harshajyoti Das

    I was searching for some tips for my website. Thanks for those tips. They are really useful

  • SEO

    This is a very good site in reference to Search Engine Optimization. In the various

    segments & pages of these sites description about the term SEO, its uses its importance as

    well as many other factors have been discussed. Thanks for this wonderful site.

  • I feel search engines are becoming more smart and they change their algorithm quite often. So, it is imp to stay updated with latest SEO related news.

  • These tips are sure to be needed by most of the newbie as well as experienced bloggers and web site gurus as well. Thanks for these great SEO tips.

  • 192SEO

    Thanks for the tips, and blog links. Really helpful. I do want to mention that I can hardly see your comment box! Let me know if you would like some css help with it. Thanks for the good reads.