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SEO Audits

Our experienced team analyzes the dozens of technical and non-technical elements that drive search results and packages them into a final report that serves as a blueprint for implementation. It’s why world-class organizations and leading other ad agencies refer to us when they need help climbing up the rankings.

  • Data-Driven Approach
  • Comprehensive Audit
  • Reach a Larger Audience
  • Improve Website Speed

A Few of Our Digital Marketing Experts

WebCitz is a USA-based web agency with 20+ dedicated team members. WebCitz does not outsource projects!

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Grant W

In Industry Since 2017

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Jake F

In Industry Since 2015

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Melanie P

In Industry Since 2017

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Hope K

In Industry Since 2021

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Emily L

In Industry Since 2014

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Corey G

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Monthly Digital Marketing with SEO Audits

If you are serious about increasing the number of phone calls, inbound leads or purchases from your website then you need a team dedicated to the success of your website. We have a large, in-house marketing team that is ready to divide-and-conquer all your toughest SEO Audits and digital marketing challenges.

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    8+ Hours / Month
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Our marketing services are structured around the amount of time we will commit to proactively managing your SEO Audits and other website marketing efforts.

  • No Contracts or Obligation
  • Month-to-Month Commitment
  • Dedicated Marketing Manager
  • Proactive Marketing Management
  • SEO Audits
  • Monthly Marketing Plan Reviews
  • Frequent Phone & Email Updates
  • Custom Reports + Rank Tracking
  • Access to Any WebCitz Marketing Service

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Identifying Main Competitors

What Is An SEO Audit?

A full website SEO audit is a focused practice that includes the use of various SEO audit services, tools, checklists, and standards to examine a website and its optimization campaign. An SEO audit can also be used to create a list of problem areas, action items, and overcome observed weaknesses in a website. In addition to that, an on-page audit is often used to gather specific information and details needed for a company to make adjustments to their SEO campaign and get higher page rankings.

Identify Competitors Through Search

How our SEO audit services work

Our SEO audit services begin with an overall analysis of your website to assess what action is needed to best optimize it for search engines. Based on this analysis, WebCitz offers recommendations for improving your website to boost your overall search engine rankings by conducting a deeper dive into your on-site, off-site, and technical SEO.

These recommendations may include, but are not limited to:

  • Duplicate content
  • URL optimization
  • Broken links
  • Dangling links
  • Similar title tags
  • Duplicate meta descriptions
  • HTML validation
  • Link structure
  • Browser and resolution compatibility
  • Page loading times
  • Site statistics
  • Error pages
  • Keyword analysis
  • These items are just some of the many elements we address during the SEO audit process. Every factor provides some type of impact on how search engines crawl and index your site. Affecting how customers find your site. The SEO audit will outline exactly where you can improve so you can start ranking better in search engines.

    SEO audits: The on-page factors affecting your SEO

    What’s the point of spending time making your website look good if no one ever sees it? Many business owners have engaging and well-crafted websites but still can't rank in search engines. So what's the reason that a website that is attractive can’t rank well? Oftentimes, the issue in these situations is content in one form or another. This could mean not enough content on each page, similar or missing title tags and meta descriptions, or poor URL structure.

    WebCitz will identify these on-page ranking barriers and recommend the necessary changes all with an SEO audit. Identifying and fixing these on-page factors can have a significant, immediate, and positive impact on your rankings.

    How To Analyze Competitors

    SEO audits: The off-page factors affecting your SEO

    Other factors affecting your organic search positions are off-page factors. Off-page factors make up a large percentage of search engines' ranking algorithms, making accurate off-page analysis critical. These factors are things such as the number of links you have, the anchor text used, and your domain rating score.

    We have a suite of services enabling off-page analysis and comparison. WebCitz will identify these factors and recommend a strategy that helps you build your reputation and increase your presence online.

    Usability

    SEO audits: The server files affecting your SEO

    There are technical aspects that affect your SEO rankings, such as specific files on your server like .htaccess, robots.txt, and sitemap.xml that actually dictate how search engines access and index your content. Optimizing these files so they are configured correctly can positively impact your rankings.

    .htaccess

    The .htaccess file is a distributed configuration file. This file allows you to specify and apply configuration directives on your site. This file enables you to call the shots on how users and search engines are directed to specific pages on your site and apply 301 redirects.

    robots.txt

    The robots.txt file is placed in the root of a website and prevents crawlers from accessing specific folders on your website. This file is typically used for folders that weaken the theme of your website or folders providing a dead-end to robots, such as certain documents.

    Sitemap

    The optimization and submission of a sitemap.xml file enable search engines to better crawl your site. It also helps consumers to quickly scan your whole site for relevant information. This file provides a link and a short description of that link for each page of your site, prioritizing each page and providing a hierarchy of the most important pages on your site to the least important pages on your site.

    Other Server Factors

    Other server related factors such as accurate HTTP headers, accurate 404 error pages, and page load times affect your search engine traffic as well. WebCitz will identify and determine the best way for you to optimize these files to ensure the best results.

    Site Structure

    How Can An SEO Audit Help Your Business?

    SEO site audits can help your business identify key issues and reasons why you are having trouble ranking for your keywords. Maybe you don’t have enough content, or maybe there's a problem with your linking structure, but don't know how to find out or don't know where to start. That's where we can help.

    WebCitz SEO auditing plans include investigating essential on-page elements like title tags to off-page factors such as backlinks. We'll examine your site and determine areas of improvement within your marketing strategy. An SEO audit is great for businesses who are having trouble ranking or those who have seen a plateau with their rankings. Regardless of your need, SEO audits are the first steps to creating an online marketing strategy that works.

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    What can I say about this company? These people that work there? Unbelievable!! It doesn't matter when or why you call, they will help you. The other part of that statement is: I never have to call them! They made a web site for us that works 24/7. But if I do call they actually take care of it right then. ... great bunch of guys...Southwest Radio Church really appreciates you!!
    January 22, 2020
    Kendrick Jacobs
    Kendrick Jacobs
    Corey G at WebCitz was so professional and patient while helping us solve our issues. We appreciate his help so much. This company definitely needs more people like him. Amazing customer service! Thank you Corey G! (:
    May 26, 2020
    Jen Ollanketo
    Jen Ollanketo
    WebCitz helped the Oshkosh Area Humane Society with our new website and they were great to work with. Responsive, professional and affordable. I think the biggest perk for us was having someone local we could talk to for assistance instead of long wait times. Definitely would recommend to anyone looking to start up or revamp their website.
    February 04, 2020
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    Carissa Giebel
    They are great to work with. Always quick to respond to my questions and assist when needed! They have been working with me at Legacy Law Group, LLC for many years.
    April 14, 2020

    What Is An SEO Audit?

    Performing an SEO audit involves identifying how well your website is aligned with best practices - it is the first step in creating a plan for implementation that will result in measurable results.

    The objective of the audit is to identify as many issues affecting organic search performance as possible. As a result of the SEO audit, you will learn:

    • Issues related to technical SEO
    • Problems with the structure of the website
    • Issues related to on-page SEO
    • Problems that may occur off-site
    • Problems with the user experience
    • Gaps and opportunities in content
    • Insights into the competitive marketplace

    You should conduct an audit of your website on a regular basis - it is essentially a "health check" for your website.

    SEO audits may differ slightly, but each of them should include an analysis of technical SEO mainstays such as sitemaps, server errors, and metadata. On a high level, an audit should examine accessibility, indexation, and optimization.

    At WebCitz, our experts evaluate over a hundred different SEO elements across the following categories during a SEO audit:

    • Technical Audit
      • Index Analysis
      • 301 Redirects
      • Page Speed
      • URL Structure
      • Robots.txt
      • XML Sitemap
      • Canonical Tags
      • Content Duplication
      • Crawlability
      • Off-page Analysis
      • Mobile SEO Analysis
      • International SEO Analysis
    • On-Page Audit
      • Site Content Structure
      • Keyword Research / Usage
      • Meta Data Analysis (Page Titles, Meta Descriptions, Headings)
      • Schema
      • User Experience
      • Images & Video
      • Internal Linking

    With the information gathered during the auditing process, our team is able to make accurate, impactful recommendations for your specific website and circumstance.

    It is very important to have a regular checkup on your website as it is the hub of your online brand. It is important to understand that your website is a dynamic digital asset, it usually does not remain static for long periods of time. Each year, you will add and/or remove content from your website. Therefore, audits should be conducted on a regular basis. We recommend that websites be reviewed at least once per year. This allows your SEO team to address critical issues as they arise.

    To ensure that you remain competitive after your audit, you should pay attention to other aspects of SEO. Technical foundations are not the end of the road for SEO success. You should pay attention to your competition's SEO activity, stay abreast of the latest search engine best practices, and maintain local SEO best practices if your business relies on customers visiting your physical location. All of these factors are integral to a successful SEO strategy and should be a part of your audit and ongoing search engine optimization maintenance.

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