SEO may have only become a mainstream subject in the last few years, but the practice has been around since 1995 when Yahoo! was still the search-engine.
Originally, SEO meant submitting websites to search engines to begin the process of having a bot crawl a page, extract links and index all the carefully written content. The concept of “Search Engine Optimization” as we know it today came into play once website owners began acknowledging the rising influence of search engines on consumer awareness and the value of having their site prominently listed in the results. […]