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Why Does My About Page Rank Higher Than My Home Page?

rankingHere’s another issue that some clients have when their campaign websites start to rank in the search engines – the site’s About Page ranks higher than the site’s Home Page.

So why would the About Page get top billing? Typically, a website’s Home Page is the ‘strongest’ page, one that tends to rank in the search engines for a candidate’s name.

Here are a few reasons why this could happen, some recommended changes you should make, along with suggestions to help your overall site rank better in the process.

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SEO Your Campaign’s Social Media: YouTube

video-cameraIn our previous posts, we covered how to optimize your campaign’s Twitter and Facebook presence for SEO. This time around, we’re focusing on YouTube. If your campaign is using video, having a YouTube channel is a must.

Not too long ago, a video on YouTube with just a relevant keyword in the title would probably rank in the top 10 results. But today there is so much competition in video content that optimizing YouTube videos is essential to attracting views. These SEO tips will not only improve video rankings YouTube, but also in search results on Google.

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SEO Your Campaign’s Social Media: Facebook

In our last SEO post, we covered how to optimize your campaign’s Twitter presence for SEO. This time, we’re looking at Facebook.  So without further introduction, here are five things you can do right now to help optimize your Facebook page for better rankings.

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Crosslinking Yourself For Relevancy

Trying to your candidate name, issue or other phrase to rank well on Google? Here’s a simple tip that’s often overlooked, but extremely powerful for search engine optimization.

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A Political Campaign Link Building Checklist

Once you have your campaign website built, you need to build links to your site in order to make it discoverable by the search engines and to rank for related searches. Below is a checklist of initial link sources to help you get started in building your online rankings.

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