Here are the top 10 things you should do if you’re a complete noob to SEO. Find out how to do things right and stop wasting time.

1. Learn the acronyms:
2. Learn SEO Basics from Google’s PQ guidelines:
2. Use a CMS that doesn’t suck (WordPress or sometimes Squarespace)
4. Start with ranking your own business (local is best in my opinion)
5. Join an SEO community to ask questions:
6. Get a few SEO tools:
7. Learn how to do keyword research:
8. Pay for decent hosting (
9. Learn how to do an SEO audit:
10. Invest in a few courses: