Welcome to the SLM 30 Day Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Challenge

If you want your site to perform better on search engines, complete the SLM 30 Day Challenge for Search Engine Optimization to help your site rank better in search results!


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NOTE: Any and all of the items in any of our 30 Day Challenges are completely, totally, 100% optional. If you are unable or unwilling to complete any of the 30 Day Challenge items, that’s no problem!

Day 1

Watch our overview of Search Engine Optimization at https://goo.gl/7zGVFt

Day 2

Request for Google Analytics to be connected to your KW Website: https://goo.gl/X3qKTv

Day 3

Learn how to use Google Analytics to analyze your site traffic: https://goo.gl/4fN2nx

Day 4

Request for Google Webmaster Tools to be connected to your KW Website: https://goo.gl/2jU6HC

Day 5

Learn how to use Google Webmaster Tools to improve the SEO-Friendliness of your site: https://goo.gl/mcerjZ

Day 6

Learn how to create a custom page on your KW Website: https://goo.gl/Z1tnVW

Day 7

Learn how to add a video to a page on your KW Website: https://goo.gl/35kou6

Day 8

Using day 6 and 7, record a listing preview video (yours or someone else’s) and add it to a “Listing Previews” custom page on your site

Day 9

Learn how to create a blog on your KW Website: https://goo.gl/KiKCw2

Day 10

Write a blog post about why you entered the Real Estate field (then check out the Blogging Challenge for more blogging tips)

Day 11

Learn how to add an Area page to your KW Website: https://goo.gl/rEHD47

Day 12

Use this template to add an area page for your neighborhood: https://goo.gl/CpXYxS

Day 13

Learn how to add a testimonial to your KW Website: https://goo.gl/cVndxN

Day 14

Request a Testimonial Submission Form for your site: https://goo.gl/EW4CWA

Day 15

Learn how to add a link to submit a Google Review to your Email signature: https://goo.gl/m7TRJE

Day 16

Look into purchasing a $.99 (for the first year)custom domain for your website: https://goo.gl/DbTpXT

Day 17

IF you purchase a custom domain, request to have your domain connected to your site: https://goo.gl/2KRiX7

Day 18

Learn how to find the public profile links for your Social Media Accounts: https://goo.gl/jxH58x

Day 19

Add those profile links to your KW Website: https://goo.gl/yGa6rh

Day 20

Add the link to your website to all of your social media profile “About” sections

Day 21

Share the link to your website in a post on all of your social media profiles

Day 22

Learn how to add custom menu items to your site menu: https://goo.gl/AYWdt8

Day 23

Request a link to your Branded KW App in your site menu: https://goo.gl/oVUfVT

Day 24

Add a link to your Placester website to the menu of your eEdge website: https://goo.gl/6f8Mdt

Day 25

Learn where to find free images to use on your website: https://goo.gl/WXrS5s

Day 26

Ensure your contact information is correct on your KW Website under “Site Info”: https://goo.gl/1gQnJG

Day 27

Ensure SSL Security is turned on for your KW Website: https://goo.gl/zUWhBW

Day 28

Submit your sitemap to Google: https://goo.gl/pSoMP6

Day 29

Request to update the site address listed on your KW profiles: https://goo.gl/bckTEH

Day 30

Add a link to your website in your email signature: https://goo.gl/yZc5xS


Once you’ve completed the SLM 30 Day Challenge for Search Engine Optimization and gotten into the habit of managing the content on your site to rank better on search engines, you should start to see performance improvements soon! Now you’re ready to move on to one of the other 30 Day Challenges for Blogging, Database Management, or Social Media!