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SEO Consultant Overview

Job Description

A freelance SEO consultant is responsible for providing expert advice and assistance to businesses and individuals looking to improve their website's visibility and ranking on search engines. Their main goal is to optimize websites and their content to increase organic traffic, attract more targeted visitors, and ultimately improve the website's conversion rates. SEO consultants conduct thorough website audits, perform keyword research, develop strategies to improve website structure and user experience, optimize on-page content, and build high-quality backlinks. They also monitor and analyze website performance using analytics tools, provide regular reports showing progress and results, and offer ongoing recommendations to maintain and improve SEO efforts. The role requires knowledge of search engine algorithms and ranking factors, proficiency in SEO tools and techniques, and excellent communication and analytical skills.

Most Common Skills

Google Search Console, Ahrefs, and SEO - For more data, check SEO Consultant skills.

Average Hourly Rate

$76 - This number comes from our open-source SEO Consultant hourly rates database.

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Fun Facts

  • The top organic search result on Google gets 32.5% of the overall desktop search traffic.
  • SEO Consultants help websites improve their search engine rankings and visibility by optimizing content and implementing strategies to improve online presence.
  • SEO consultants help optimize websites to improve their organic search rankings on search engines.


  • "SEO Consultants: Mastering the art of helping websites reach the top, one keyword at a time."
  • "SEO consultants are like navigators in the digital world, guiding businesses to discover their true online potential and reach new horizons of success."
  • "An SEO consultant's job is like being a detective, but instead of solving crimes, we're trying to solve the mystery of getting websites to rank higher on Google. It's a never-ending case, with keywords as clues and algorithms as suspects. Cue the dramatic music!"

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