In the many years we’ve been doing search engine optimization, we’ve heard of many scams and claims from other SEO companies. The one we hear the most is offering first position guarantees. Nobody can guarantee you the first position for your keyword phrase! Only Google can guarantee you the first position. Below is a great post with tips to help you pick a good search engine optimization company for your business
by Wong Chendong – basicblogtips.com
Good SEO can make you a ton of money, and it’s a fact that if you know what you’re doing with it, you’ll be getting a whole lot of awesome, free traffic to your sites for as long as you’d like.
Unfortunately, there’s a lot of people out there that will promise you who-knows-what, take your money and deliver nothing but frustration.
Always ask for testimonials/reviews from clients from whichever SEO company you choose. If they are actually doing a good job for their clients, they’d be happy to provide them to you. Make sure you get email addresses and phone numbers from these clients so that you can contact them yourself.
Also, try to avoid contracts with search engine optimization companies. We never ask for contracts and we only ask for a 30-day termination notice. If we’re not doing a good job for our clients, we don’t want them to feel as though they are stuck with us.