Blue Man Bending Over to Inspect Something Through a Magnifying Glass Clipart IllustrationWhen you’re starting out on any sort of SEO process, there will be certain steps that have to be taken to make sure the SEO project as a whole works successfully.  As many of you will probably figure out, and what would make sense in general, what’s one of the first things that is incredibly important for any SEO process?  It’s the initial competitive analysis.  By doing an initial analysis, you should be able to identify your targets and provide fundamental input that will help set up what will be your strategy for the rest of the process.

Regardless of how complex the analysis will become, there are certain things that have to be taken into consideration.  But what are they?   Will have the answer f or you in a post she has written on Moz called “The Illustrated SEO Competitive Analysis Workflow.”  In her article, Aleyda has created a step-by-step workflow that has several different activities and factors that you will need to take into consideration.  These factors include identifying SEO competitors, gathering potential keywords, and more.

To find out more about Aleyda’s post, you can follow the link below.

Moz Blog: The Illustrated SEO Competitive Analysis Workflow