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  • Writer's pictureAngel Brock

Should You Hire An SEO Certified Web Designer?


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If you're looking to expand your online presence and engage with more customers, then hiring someone that's SEO certified to design your website is an excellent choice. SEO, or search engine optimization, is the process of optimizing your website for search engines such as Google and Bing. An SEO-certified designer will have the skills to help you create a website that is optimized for search engine algorithms, meaning that it will appear higher in search engine rankings and be more visible to potential customers.

Not only will hiring an SEO-certified designer to ensure that your website is optimized for search engine algorithms, but they will also be able to make sure that your website is user-friendly. This means that visitors to your website will have a smooth and efficient experience when searching for information or products. Furthermore, a website designed by an SEO-certified designer can be tailored to the specific needs of your business, so you can be sure that you are getting the most out of your website.

In addition to ensuring your website is optimized for search engine algorithms and user-friendly, an SEO-certified designer will also help you make sure your website is secured against cyber-attacks. As online security is becoming increasingly important, making sure your website is safe for customers to use is important. An SEO-certified designer will be able to ensure that your website is secure against malicious attacks, so your customers can be confident that their data is safe.

Overall, hiring an SEO-certified designer doesn't have any negative connotations and is an excellent choice for businesses looking to expand their online presence and engage with more customers. Not only will it ensure that your website is optimized for search engine algorithms and user-friendly, but it will also make sure that your website is a secure and trustworthy place for your clients and customers to be.

Hiring someone certified in SEO could be a great asset for your website. A certified SEO professional can help you create a website that is not only beautiful but optimized for search engine results and to efficiently get in front of more potential clients and customers. They can help you make sure your website is using the most effective keywords, provide guidance on how to create content that will rank higher in search engine results, and suggest strategies for improving the overall visibility of your website. Ultimately, hiring someone certified in SEO can help you get more visitors (more traffic) to your website and generate more leads for your business.


While hiring a website designer that is certified in SEO is incredibly beneficial and is almost always preferred, you should always take into account what the goals of your business are when it comes to utilizing your website. If you're planning to utilize your website as a way to bring in a lot of traffic and potential clients, and you have the time, finances or capacity to either hire an SEO-certified designer, then I would absolutely go for it.. If you plan on just quickly breezing through the web design process and aren't very concerned with your Google rankings and getting a lot of traffic to your site, then it may not be worth it to you to hire an SEO certified web designer.


Thrive Design Co is certified in SEO through Hubspot and will also be working towards becoming SEO certified through Wix in 2023 as well, once that certification becomes available as an option. We love continuing education, and we strive to make sure we're always learning, honing our skills, and building our knowledge base so that we can provide the absolute best quality of services to our clients.


Want to work with Thrive Design Co on designing a beautiful website that's optimized for SEO? Book your free, 30-minute discovery call today, and let's talk about your website and SEO goals!

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