The key to success in today’s global economy is targeted Sitka SEO exposure. That means knowing your customers almost as well as you know yourself. While that kind of market research is the job of a highly skilled internet marketing specialist, there are a few qualities that all consumers share in today’s technologically-geared world. 80% of cell phone users search the web from their device to find local businesses. More importantly, 70% of those users take action within 1 hour! That means that you can make a sale every time someone searches for your type of business in your area – if you’re on the top of the list. Get there with proven Sitka SEO.
Sitka Search Engine Optimization
Most people, and even some so-called Sitka SEO experts, don’t fully understand Sitka Search Engine Optimization. It’s not about spamming the internet with poor quality articles or “tricking” the search engines with high PR links. It’s about following Google’s website quality guidelines and creating a web presence that will convince potential customers that you’re their best option. We take a mathematical approach to link building and content optimization that enables us to create a backlink profile that will rocket your website or Google Places listing to the top and stay there for the long haul. Sitka Search Engine Optimization that will stand the test of time.
Sitka Website Design
Of course, no amount of Sitka SEO is going to guarantee sales. Just because your Sitka website is at the top of the search results doesn’t mean it looks credible and professional enough to be trusted by scrutinizing potential customers. Our Sitka website designers know the psychology behind an internet sale. They know what potential customers look for – generally at a subconscious level – when deciding whether they’ll make a purchase from your Sitka website or whether they’d be better off moving to the next website. Our team of highly trained professionals can help your lower your bounce rate, increase conversions exponentially, and finally achieve the level of success you’ve always dreamed of. Proven conversions with top notch Sitka Website Design.
About Sitka, AK
The largest city-borough in the United States, Sitka is the fourth-largest city in Alaska based on population. In 2010, there were 8,881 people living in Sitka. The city has a total land area of 2,870.3 square miles and was settled more than 10,000 years ago by the Tlingit people. Russians settled the area at the turn of the 19th century. Unfortunately for the Russians, Tlingit warriors destroyed the settlement, killing most of the Russian “invaders” and enslaving the rest. A year later, in 1804, Russian military arrived in the Warship Neva and launched an attack against the Tlingit. Though the Russians weren’t able to cause significant damage, the natives retreated from the fort because their gunpowder reserves ran out. Under Russian rule, the city became the most important port on the west coast.
The economy in Sitka is supported largely by the Sitka School District and the South East Alaska Regional Health Consortium, with fishing and seafood harvesting and processing earning locals an additional stream of income. The average unemployment rate between 2006 and 2010 was just 6.9%. Interestingly, 7% of the population earns below the poverty line, possibly due to unemployment. The average household income in 2010 was $62,024 (adjusted for inflation). Though international trade in Sitka is minor, the city is home to the 6th largest port in the US by value of seafood harvest.
The racial makeup of Sitka is as follows: 74.2% White, 26.6% Native American, 1% African American, 8.1% Asian, 4.9% Hispanic, and .9% Pacific Islander. The city of Sitka is not accessible by road so residents typically move in and out of the city via the local the Alaska ferry system. Some locals also use seaplanes. All Alaska state troopers are trained at the Alaska State Trooper Academy in Sitka.