If you look back at “take 2” and “take 1” – you can see how I have done at getting google traffic. Now that I am feeling better about my ranking on key terms, I decided it was time to look at my referring trafic again.
Here is a brief screenshot from Google Analytics:
You can see that now the traffic (albeit is pretty small) that is being referred from Google is much more “on target”. Now I am seeing terms like “website design fort wayne”, and “eh design” and “fort wayne web design”. These terms, obivously, are much more on track with what I want.
A couple of weird things –
Of course, it is Google –
When I search for “fort wayne web design” in Google – designedbyeh.com comes up at #9. But, when I search for “web design fort wayne”, designedbyeh.com comes up at #11 (page 2!).
The only real problem with following 2 numbers is that that moves me from page 1 to page 2 – a big deal.
Also, I still have to figure out how to appear in the top 10 in local results. Let me know if you have any ideas.
Finally – it’s also obvious that the SEO is starting to make a difference. Here’s a chart from the wp-stats: