Alexa is the benchmark and bible for ranking a websites status worldwide & also in it's own country. This website for example is ranked 54000 in the world (which is very good). If you have a website, check out your Alexa ranking to see where you rank. If you are above a few million you should definitely consider hiring an SEO service. If you do not have a website for your business then get one immediately. Being stubborn and lazy are the only excuses for not having a website where E-commerce rules.
Right this minute, and thousands of times a day, consumers are searching for your business. Unfortunately though, they are not finding you, so they are going to your competitors. This means you are losing a significant amount of customers to your competitors. Do you want this to continue, or do you want to do something about it?
When people have money and they want to buy something, they search for what they want to buy on search engines like Google, Yahoo, and Bing. The average percentage of total sales among businesses coming from Search Engines is about 70%. This means if you have no web-presence, you are missing out on a huge market, and it is costing your business thousands of dollars in sales. Hiring an SEO service will put you ahead of your competition, and will cast a net around it. This will mean an increase in sales now, and more importantly for years to come. You do need to have Patience however, but the rewards will be well worth it.
The overall value of your company should be one of the most important things to consider. Let’s say for some reason you WANT or NEED to sell your business in the future. A business that has no web-presence and is not Optimized is worth far less than a business that has a Dynamic Web-ranking. If your company has a high search engine ranking & is SEO it will be worth much, much more if you should need to sell for any number of reasons. Which would you prefer?
Don't get SEO mixed up with advertising. Advertising is great, although once your ad-campaign is up that's it. With SEO, the results will stay with you. More Customers, more sales, and a more valuable business.
Search Engine Optimization service will establish a web-presence for your business, which will increase your customers & over all total sales. Some companies will even consult with you & show you how to turn your website visitors into repeat customers utilizing a dynamic direct email campaign by capturing the contact info of all who find your website.
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