How Can SEO Grow My Business?

Mark Harwood
7 min readMay 21, 2024

I’m sure every business with a website has wondered: How Can SEO Grow My Business?

It’s a question as old as SEO itself, and it largely underestimated and misunderstood, even by profession website builders. A lot of website designers build a website to look nice, but forget that SEO is the biggest deciding factor as to whether Google will show your website or not.

I wanted to cover some of the most important SEO could be used to grow your business. And I meant that in the sense of ranking for more keywords, ranking higher in Googles suggestions, getting more traffic and converting more of that traffic to actual paying customers.

I’ve also written this on my website in case you prefer reading over there!


What Is SEO?

SEO or Search Engine Optimisation can be boiled down to making your website more attractive to search engines. Thus leading to more traffic and more customers.

Where Can I Start?

The best place to start would be this article, or you can read all my SEO focused blog posts using this link!


Before we start, if you don’t know what SEO is, SEO stands for Search Engine Optimisation. And the entire point of SEO is to provide search engines a greater incentive to display your website higher than other websites.



Mark Harwood

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