Day 5 – Building the first SEO team in your startup #006

Who to hire and how to operate when getting started with SEO in your Startup? In this episode I will cover main choices in building your first SEO team or self start on SEO with support of consultants or agencies.

Traffic Think Tank SEO community – https://trafficthinktank.com/

Semrush community https://www.semrush.com/blog/

Ahrefs Blog https://ahrefs.com/blog/

Learning SEO by Aleyda Solis https://learningseo.io/

Startup Content Marketing chart by Kevin Indig https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VS-U6wsRkCA&t=172s

Day 4 – Decisions that won’t impact SEO short term #005

It’s very easy to get excited about too many opportunities and end up not moving tangibly your core work. I decided to collect some activities I had to face early days that have close to little SEO impact in the short term.

1 – do them quick time box it

2 – hire someone pro at it

3 – skip and leave for later

Canva – https://www.canva.com/colors/color-wheel/

Mark Christmastrees Business – https://christmastrees.co.uk/ https://twitter.com/iamrofe

Em Candle business – https://www.hisocial.org/case-studies/launching-a-new-erotic-small-business-on-social-media https://twitter.com/asparajuice

Shopify – https://www.shopify.com/

Semrush – https://www.semrush.com/

Ahrefs – https://ahrefs.com/

Adsense – https://www.google.com/adsense/start/

Amazon Affiliate – https://affiliate-program.amazon.com/

Google analytics – https://analytics.google.com/analytics/web/

Google search console – https://search.google.com/search-console/about

Day 3 – Early stage SEO Blog Content Production #004

Setting the ground for building a successful editorial team from the very start. How to research, produce and publish SEO content on your blog.

My old presentation – https://www.slideshare.net/FabrizioBallarini/how-to-10x-organic-search-traffic-while-scaling-publishing-sustainably-116686903

Semrush intelligence tool by page – https://www.semrush.com/kb/497-organic-research-pages-report

Semrush competitive tool – https://www.semrush.com/kb/496-organic-research-competitors-report

Semrush keyword magic – https://www.semrush.com/kb/262-keyword-magic-tool

Semrush SEO content template – https://www.semrush.com/kb/590-seo-content-template

Sourcing writers – https://www.upwork.com/

Day 2 – Buy? Plug and Play? Build? Choosing your technical setup #003

After a WordPress MVP I went through few considerations in order to lay the ground for the future technical setup of my website.

AWS – https://aws.amazon.com/

Nitropack – https://nitropack.io

Next JS > https://nextjs.org

Day 1 – How to pick a SEO friendly brand name #002

Picking a brand name is definitely one of the most sensitve subjects with long term impact on your business. Thinking about SEO first will save you money and time in future. In this episode I will cover everything from researching brand names to buying to domains and social media proporties to establish your online presence.

Links to stuff I mention in the recording:

Brand name generators – https://www.google.com/search?q=brand+name+generator

Premium domains sellers – brandpa.com – squadhelp.com

Domain marketplace – sedo.com

Expired domains – https://www.expireddomains.net/

Nord VPN – https://nordvpn.com/

Wipo trademark search – https://www3.wipo.int/branddb/en/

Link Audit – semrush.com / ahrefs.com / majestic.com

Web archive past content audit – https://web.archive.org/

Link to my sheet – https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1f9YSs3QjbntYeuJ-DZy60WXL15qdbk-ObzElAsp5jVE/

Google survey – https://surveys.google.com/your-surveys

Escrow service – escrow.com

Day 0 – Validate your startup idea via SEO – #001

In this episode I will try to sum up how I approached the research and validated the potential of the business I am about to launch over the past 2 years. What areas I covered and what key challenges I tried to build confidence on.

Links to stuff I mention in the recording:

https://www.google.com/search?q=shared+hosting (pick a plan with unlimited add on domains and 1 click WP install)

Import any XML or CSV File to WordPress

https://codecanyon.net/item/woocommerce-amazon-affiliates-wordpress-plugin/3057503

https://www.semrush.com/

https://search.google.com/search-console/about

https://affiliate-program.amazon.com/

https://www.google.com/adsense/start/

Intro – STARTUP SEO with Fab

Fabrizio Ballarini Intro to my 30 days project