We get a lot of questions about SEO here on WordPress.com, and no wonder — you work hard on your site and want to get the word out! SEO stands for Search Engine Optimization. SEO recommendations are intended to help your site rank higher and more accurately in search engines, like Google. Say you write a blog about sailboats. When someone Googles “sailboats,” how many pages of results do they have to scroll through before they see a link to your blog? The goal behind having good SEO is to increase your website’s SERP (Search Engine Results Page) ranking.
On the busy internet, it can be tough to make your “sailboat” stand out from all the others.
Ideally, you want your link to be on the first page of results. The best ways to accomplish this are:
- consistently publish useful, original posts about sailboats; and
- promote your blog in intelligent ways to people…
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The May 9, 2015 Time Machine contest features the following question:
What will the all-time box office rank for the new movie JURASSIC WORLD be on July 8th?
If you have access to an actual time machine, you can of course simply travel to the future and retrieve the answer. If not, you should familiarize yourself with BoxOfficeMojo.com and, specifically, this chart–which gives you the all-time box office (worldwide gross) ranks for over 600 movies.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Q: What is the deadline for entering?
A: All entries must be in by 11:30 pm CT on July 3rd, 2015.
Q: When exactly will the ranking for Time Machine be considered final?
A: July 8, 2015 at 11 AM CT –per BoxOfficeMojo’s All-Time Box Office chart.
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