Did you know? Search engines are the primary method of navigation for most internet users! Where a website shows up in search results plays an important role in the amount of traffic that it will receive, with 92% of the traffic for an average search going to a result on the first page. What can be done to improve a website's ranking on a search page?
Improving a website's search page ranking is the domain of search engine optimization (SEO). SEO is all about improving a website's ranking by making a website's content and structure more search engine friendly.
In this hands-on experience, learners will be introduced to some of the basic tools, techniques and principles of search engine optimization. Learners will:* Define and describe the concept and elements of search engine optimization (SEO). * Explore the importance of SEO in how websites are discovered, including the role SEO plays in how a website is ranked in search results. * Use common SEO tools to audit the effectiveness of a website's SEO and propose strategies or solutions to make a website more search engine friendly.
None! This workshop is designed for beginners.
About Our Ladies Learning Code Program
Our Ladies Learning Code program offers women, men, transgender and beyond gender binary adults hands-on, project-based learning experiences that are designed to give beginners the skills and confidence they need to become digital creators. Ladies Learning Code programs tackle the tech gender gap one positive, empowering learning experience at a time.Our workshops, courses and meetups are open to adults of all ages and genders but are designed to be a space where women explicitly are welcome to learn. Workshops cover everything from introductory HTML & CSS, to WordPress, Python, Ruby, artificial intelligence, web design and more. They are especially popular and successful because of our high ratio (4:1 in most programs!) of learners to mentors at every experience, which is only possible because of overwhelming support from the communities in which we operate.
- An awesome lead instructor and industry mentors!
- 4:1 student-to-mentor ratio with an awesome lead instructor!
What Do I Need To Bring?
You may be required to download some free software. After you sign up, we will email detailed instructions.
You must bring your own laptop for which you have administrative permissions
Please remember to bring your own powercord. A mouse can be handy too