Search Engine Optimization Climb The Charts & Join The Hall Of Fame

Here’s a secret about SEO - it’s not as complicated as some experts would have you believe

Ranking for keywords and showing up in search engine results just takes the right strategy and implementation.

Then, BINGO. You’re taking center stage. 

But here’s the thing…

Just when you’re on top… 

The algorithm changes.

The thing with SEO is, you’ll never completely finish optimizing your site because the rules for optimization are forever evolving. 

While the core principles remain the same: produce useful content that’s easy to find, the best practices for how to do that are always changing.

Which is why you need a team of fun-loving nerds to stay on top of the latest trends and make adjustments as needed to keep your site on top.

You’ll have access to reports that uncomplicate SEO and make it easy to understand the status of your site. And you’ll get a long-term strategy to rank for your chosen keywords. We won’t just expertly optimize your site; we’ll take the mystery out of the process so you’ll understand how to get the best results.

SEO Here's What Goes Into An Effective Search Engine Optimization Strategy...

Search Engine Optimization or "SEO" for short is the act of optimizing your websites organic ranking for search engines. What most agencies will not tell you is that it's not as difficult as it sounds and is something that can easily be learned. However, most people do not do their own search engine optimization simply because there's so much time invested to make sure it is done correctly.

Quality, Valuable Content

You've probably heard that "content is king" and we couldn't agree more.  The main purpose of a search engine is to deliver search results that are most relevant to what a user is searching. When you create quality, valuable content you increase the time spent on your website, decrease your bounce rate and ultimately add authority and credibility to your website which boosts your search rankings.

Internal & External Links

Links to and from your website tell search engines that you are a credible source of information.  We're not just talking backlinks here, which are links from other websites back to your website. Internal linking between your pages and defining your "pillar content" is equally, if not more important.

Clean Source Code

The code that powers your website is important because it allows search engines to crawl your website easily and tells the mystical "spiders" what parts of your website are important and how to index it.  It doesn't just stop there, by making sure your pages, products and posts use the proper heading tags, images have alt tags and the like, you can relax knowing that your site is future proof from updates to how search engines index your website.

Schema Mark-up

Have you searched for something before and you see the reviews listed next to products on search engines?  Have you seen things like bulleted lists, recipes or even videos or location information?  This is the power of properly adding schema and rich meta mark-up to your website. 

Hire us when you’re ready to make some noise. We’ll show you how it’s done.

When you’re ready for your business to break out of the shadows and step into the limelight with a website that’s built to achieve your goals - give us a call.

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Great presentation. Lots of great information, well presented.
Rochelle Hylton
Rochelle Hylton
Beth Davis
Beth Davis
Derek just led a webinar talking about "on-site" SEO, and I'm astonished at the breadth and width of information and tools that he presented. It was a very informative and relaxed presentation that made the work possible given the number of tools he demonstrated and the goals on-site SEO should accomplish.
Jerry Jones
Jerry Jones
Derek offered a seminar with Cape Fear Community College for small business. He helped me tremendously to set up my Google Analytics and link to my Shopify account. Very informative! Would highly recommend him.
Cynthia Grunda Kelly
Cynthia Grunda Kelly
I've taken two classes facilitated by Derek Schmidt and I've gained so much invaluable information. The DesignLoud website is also an excellent resource for business owners interested in understanding and analyzing social media. Thank you!
Trista Blandshaw
Trista Blandshaw
Derek and his team are extremely professional and knowledgeable in what they do. I am excited to be working with them on my marketing campaign and I highly recommend them!!!
Jeffrey Pittman
Jeffrey Pittman
Great service. Always ready to help solve problems and take some work off your plate. An intelligent staff that seems always ready and willing to help.
Josh Morris
Josh Morris
Citizen Terra
Citizen Terra
It is a great experience. Derek is very informative, knowledgeable and more than willing to share. I would recommend this to anyone in need of this information.
Aisha Harris
Aisha Harris
This webinar was very informative and greatly appreciated..
Terre Owens-Byer
Terre Owens-Byer
Very informative! Thank you for the content and information.
Omici Uwagbai Colquitt
Omici Uwagbai Colquitt
Awesome presentation... Very informative
Nichole Owens
Nichole Owens
Learned about useful tools that we can apply to our business page.
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Catherine Mails
Kim Pierce
Kim Pierce
Derek offered a great seminar on Social Media Marketing to small business. Great tips, suggestions, and explanations to help small businesses. Highly recommend him - very knowledgeable and super presentation.
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MaryEllen Frizzell
Derek led the most informative webinar I've ever attended on Facebook marketing. This guy really knows his stuff!
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Christen Elizabeth
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J Keith Walters
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Mike Wiseman
We personally use DesignLoud for all of our marketing needs. It helps knowing we have a dedicated team handling this for us so that we can focus 100% on patient care. They are quick to respond and handle any issues when they arise.
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Andrea Blocksidge
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Thomas Moss
Thomas Moss
A lot of information in a short period of time. Recommend a series of sessions.
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Warrior Watchman
Nade Negron
Nade Negron
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Jennifer Brown
Kathleen Person-Sullivan
Kathleen Person-Sullivan
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Mary Canel
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Dave P
Dave P
Derek Schmidt and his talented Design Loud team worked with me, a small business owner overwhelmed by social media, to develop an appealing, efficient, responsive website. They are innovative and consistently go ‘above and beyond’ to provide excellent service. Thank you Derek, Hannah, and Danielle!!!
Mary Canel
Mary Canel
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Graham's Tree Service
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Kenny Matheny
Kenny Matheny
We love our new website and it is getting attention. It is professionally done and for us cutting edge, the addition of Google ads, a welcomed plus. Kate and Hanna are a delight to work with.
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pat bradford
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Rob Hochuli
Duke Sochalski
Duke Sochalski
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Cody Milewski
Cody Milewski
The DesignLoud team truly does treat you like you’re their number one client. And they mean it. Knowledgable, professional, honest and fun to work with. Cannot say enough good things about Derek, Kate and the DesignLoud team. HIGHLY recommend.
Thomas Plummer
Thomas Plummer
Such an amazing company. The staff at DesignLoud is so professional and on point it’s incredible.
Shawn Blair
Shawn Blair
I have had a website for years but it wasn’t until DesignLoud recreated it that it became the perfect tool it was meant to be. Since then I have gotten more inquiries than I ever have. The company is run by excellent people that actually listen to your needs and respond fast. The customer service is outstanding. The knowledge base runs deep and the greatest part is that they never seem to stop learning. Every time I turn around they are adding more to their repertoire. I highly recommend DesignLoud for ALL your website needs and then some!
Sharrie Hanley
Sharrie Hanley
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Tracie W
Tracie W
This team is top notch! Responsive, forward thinking, and creative!
Christopher Mallery
Christopher Mallery
As a new client of DesignLoud I could not be more excited to begin our partnership! Speaking with Derek left me feeling so informed and impressed with the data and recommendations that he presented after doing a review of our company website and social media sights!If you have been considering revamping or building a new website I would highly recommend DesignLoud!
Jessica Few
Jessica Few
I have used Derek and the team at Design Loud for multiple website design and SEO projects. They have never let me down!
Kevin Picklesimer
Kevin Picklesimer
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Devin Skipper
Ed H
Ed H
I've worked with Derek and DesignLoud for some time now and they do outstanding work!
Ricky Howard
Ricky Howard
DesignLoud is an innovative, cutting edge digital marketing firm, capable of transforming any sized business from having a weak presence online to being a powerhouse in the digital space.
Kate Brandis
Kate Brandis
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Ian Balding
Ian Balding
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WrightsvilleBeach Loop
WrightsvilleBeach Loop
I can't really say enough about Derek and his team. My experience with DesignLoud was so starkly different from my experience with any other web designers or graphic artists that I have ever dealt with. They gave me exactly what I asked for and needed, and never tried to "upsell" me on things that I didn't. They cleaned up a HUGE mess that a former designer had left. They are very professional and knowledgeable but never speak over your head. The work is of the highest quality. But I guess I was most impressed with the reasonable price and the speed of the work. I have even had Derek make changes within hours. I realize this may not be possible all the time, but I know he cares about my business and about his work. I think Design Loud is just wonderful, and I am so thankful I found them.
Beverly Ward
Beverly Ward
Derek and his staff have helped my business tremendously! I was clueless with how to advertise online and how to financially benefit from our website. He has, very patiently, walked us through the process. Most importantly, he makes himself available to me and my staff. Many times I need last minute adjustments to our website and he immediately responds and takes care of our needs.
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