Frequently Asked Questions

What is SEO?

Search engine optimization (SEO) is the magic art of amping up a website’s mojo so that search engines like Google can smother it with love and traffic. SEOs (the witches/wizards that practice this magic) amp up mojo by fixing technical funk, optimizing content, studying information retrieval and keeping up with Google’s ever-changing algorithms.

Why is a blog about SEO called Yummy Lemons?

Since I was 20 years old life has thrown me many lemons (Cancer, kidney failure, living on dialysis etc.) I love lemons because they make things taste nice (when life gives you lemons, be grateful). Also, I had the domain registered and didn’t want to spend more money.

What is the best way to learn SEO?

Read this blog and follow these peeps on Twitter: Bill Slawski, Glen Allsopp, AJ Kohn, Glenn Gabe, Aleyda Solis, John Mueller, Dawn Anderson (there are many more awesome SEOs that answer questions on Twitter). Also, snag the amazeballs course, SEO for Bloggers by Matt Giovanisci.