Well, I deleted my original post on this by accident, so I’m including a copy of it below (Thank you, Google cache).
The Addiction Intervention Services site progress is good so far. We are ranking well for a lot of the targeted keywords and phrases (addiction intervention, addiction interventionist, etc. I’m tweaking pages and gaining backlinks as I can. Traffic is growing and calls are coming in. If I can get Jim Shelton, the interventionist, to provide some more content, we’ll really be rolling.
As mentioned in the original post, this site is being done on a shoetring. We’re seeing how we do against the bigger organizations with big budgets. We’ll be adding a video and perhaps some podcasts at some point.
Anyway, so far so good.
Thursday December 01st 2005, 7:31 amÂ
Iâ€™m working on a site for my partner who is an addiction interventionist. The shell design of the site has been up quite a while, but heâ€™s just beginning to add content. Interestingly, the site is already showing up in Yahoo for certain phrases, lending weight to the notion that sites that have been crawlable for a while donâ€™t get â€œsandboxedâ€ like brand new domains do. This domain has been around a while, but with no content.Â
As we add content, weâ€™ll be watching how it does. The site is AddictionInterventionServices.com .
Most of the competition for the targeted keywords (addiction intervention, addiction intervention services, etc.) are much larger organizations with bigger budgets for SEO & SEM, challenging us to see what we can do on a relative shoestring. Here goesâ€¦