My Favorite SEO Hack to Increase Website Traffic | Neil Patel

[WPXperVideo id=6 ]have you tried all those traffic hacks out there that me and all these other quote-unquote gurus or marketing experts have told you but you found that you’re getting very little traffic or results well you know what I’m gonna change that today hey everyone i’m neil patel and today i’m gonna share with you my favorite hack to increase your website traffic that you’re not using before we get started make sure you subscribe or follow this channel whatever social challenge you’re on if you want to stay up to date with the latest and greatest in marketing information make sure you subscribe what is this hack do you really think it’s that great is it can’t be Neal right well trust me I bet less than 1% of you are using this tactic you’ve heard of Google search console right well of course you have I’ve talked about it Google’s talked about it everyone who’s a marker has talked about it but here’s what I want you to trust me you’re not doing this first go into Google search console second look for all the keywords that you’re ranking for that are driving the majority of the traffic they should be ranked at the top within your Google search console it typically shows you the most popular keywords that you get the most clicks more to the least popular ones at the bottom now I want you to take those keywords and click on them Google search console will show you which page that keyword is pointing to this is really important once you’ve done this you now know the most popular keywords that are driving traffic to your website if you guys already know how to do this and you’ve done this before comment with a yes if you don’t know how to do this please comment with that I’ve never done this before or no the reason I’m asking you to do this is this will help me create future videos so I know what to teach you on and what I know not to teach you on because I don’t want to regurgitate the same information that you already know but as I mentioned you’re not doing this and check this out I’m not talking about the Google search console part you now have the keywords that are driving traffic and what pages are going to take that keyword and put it into a bir suggests ubersuggest will show you all the Google just versions of that keyword what I mean by Google Suggest is have you ever done a google search and you start typing in things like marketing and it starts recommending other longtail phrases that are similar to marketing that other people search for these are other popular terms if you already know that you’re ranking for terms like marketing what lubbers suggests will do is it’ll show you all the long tail phrases see with Google it’s much harder to rank for head terms than it is to rank for long tail terms so take whatever terms that you’re already ranking for the striving the majority of your traffic put into uber suggests it’ll show you all the other similar longtail phrases that you should be using within that webpage now I want you to go back to your web page and I want you to integrate those keywords in there it could be that you can just add them in because your content is already similar to those keywords it may be that you have to update your content add in paragraphs and paragraphs of text which is fine as well you’ll also find that some of those keywords aren’t relevant enough to your content and that means that you may want to write a secondary article or another article around that one longtail phrase now that you’ve done this I want you to also update your title tag and your Meta Description to include the most popular terms that ubersuggest showed you now that you’ve done that take that URL go back into Google search console and submit it for re-indexing once you submit it for re-indexing what you’ll find is it’ll get recrawled by Google again within 30 days you’ll notice that your page that was already ranking for a head term a popular term that was driving a lot of your traffic will also now start ranking for longtail phrases in you’ll be getting all this extra traffic that you never had before that’s my traffic hack it’s simple it’s easy to do but most people don’t use it because they use tools like Google search console and ubersuggest separately instead of combining them when you combine them you’ll get much more traffic and best of all both of these tools are for free thanks for watching make sure you like this video share it subscribe to the channel and of course if you’re confused on any of this tactic leave a comment below let me know where you’re struggling and all respond helping you out