Monthly SEO Task List

General Tasks Monthly SEO
This is a general list. A more detailed list is available on request.

  1. View Analytics data
  2. Evaluate New Content
  3. Tweak existing content
  4. Evaluate Log Files (especially incoming links and search engine stats)
  5. Recording ranking by date
  6. Cross referencing alterations with previous versions
  7. Modified your sitemap with the relevant new content
  8. Re-Submit/Refresh sitemap to three major search engines (Yahoo, Bing, & Google)

Do’s and Don’ts

  • DO Back up files on the server before any changes
  • DON’T Check search results in Google, Bing, Yahoo etc from the exact same IP Address (head to a coffee shop, library or turn on VPN)
  • DON’T Login into your Google, Bing or Yahoo account while doing SEO
  • DO Check client’s PPC and Affiliate programs (if any)
  • DO Always spend some time looking at how your client’s competitors are doing
  • DO Know and understand hand-coding
  • DO An hour of link-building and low-end directory submission
  • DO Keep reports