Law Firm SEO

I hear from attorneys every day who have questions about Law Firm SEO:law firm seo questions

  • Why is my website not ranking?
  • What do I need to do to get new clients from my website?
  • Is PPC a good way to get new clients?
  • How much should I spend on a new website?
  • Is my current SEO provider doing anything?
  • How do I know if I am getting a return on my investment?
  • Should I be adding content to my website?
  • Is link building still a good strategy?
  • How do I get my site ranked in the Google Maps?
  • …and many more

Many of these law firms who have invested thousands, tens of thousands and even hundreds of thousand of dollars and had excellent results from their SEO efforts. There are others who had website that ranked well at one time, but their organic rankings declined due to a Google algorithm change or multiple changes that made their site gradually or instantly become out of date from an SEO perspective. Still other attorneys who have never been able to achieve the ranking results they desire.

The legal market has been one of the most competitive online marketing spaces since the days of the yellow pages, when spending tens of thousands of dollars a month on yellow page ads was very common for law firms. At least for a few dozen per major metro market.

Law firms that do well at SEO often reap the benefits of a relatively high volume of new prospective clients from calls and emails through their website. If you are new to the SEO world or looking to improve your game, Dan Stratford can help you find the right solution for your firm.

Start out with a 30 minute free digital marketing assessment with Dan Stratford, which includes about 30-60 minutes of research, by following this link: Digital Marketing Assessment.
Visit the links below to learn more about Law Firm SEO.

Making Sure Your Law Firm is SEO Friendly

Making Sure Your Law Firm is SEO Friendly

Law firm SEO Expert Dan Stratford 5 Part Series on Making Your Website SEO Friendly What do I mean by "SEO Friendly"? Simply put, it means removing any and all obstacles that could work against your "favor" in the eyes of the search engines, particularly; Google, Bing...

Google Penalty Recovery

Google penalties are a true bummer. It is even more frustrating if the “punishment” is algorithmic and you follow the Webmaster Quality Guidelines by the book. You try to think what you did wrong, but finding the answer is like looking for a needle in a haystack. At...

Is my website penalized by google?

Is my website penalized by google?

How do you know if your law firm website has been “penalized” by Google?   First Step: Assess The Damage In the SEO industry, we have a few ways of defining penalties: 1-Penalty messages from Google in your Google Webmaster Tools. There are generally two types of...

Google Penalty Recovery for Lawyers

Google Penalty Recovery for Lawyers

So you have been penalized by Google and want to know how to recover? Step 1: Analyze the situation: (You can follow my step-by step process for analyzing or auditing your SEO efforts with a series of blog posts that can be found at this link: SEO Audit for Law Firms)...