Optimizing Name in Google Search For Professionals and Famous Persons is quite important as today most clients searches the web on their mobile with the name. It is not nice that a fraud person’s name comes above you making your client confused. Optimizing Name in Google Search For Professionals and Famous Persons is quite tough and needs direct input from the person himself/herself. No hired SEO can really override with falsified data because Google gives prime importance in verification of the real person to avoid legal issues, to optimize search results etc.
Optimizing Name in Google Search : What Professionals and Famous Persons Means
The ideal example of a professional is a doctor with Worldwide accepted title Dr. It is an example of Academic title. There are lot of other titles, you can consult Wikipedia for quick look :
Famous person, can or can not have a title. A well known movie stars usually has no title and uses only the first inherited or taken screen name. In first case, take the example of my name variation :
Dr. Abhishek Ghosh
These are frequently used kind of symlinks. But unfortunately, URL can not be written with a space or dot and other characters are added to replace the space (that is a separate topic).
In short, in both can confuse Google’s normal artificial understanding. We need to optimize this ‘learning process’ of Google for recognizing the real person (you). For this reason, this article on Optimizing Name in Google Search For Professionals and Famous Persons is written.
Optimizing Name in Google Search For Professionals and Famous Persons
Here are some tips and tricks for Optimizing Name in Google Search For Professionals and Famous Persons, which must be done by the real person itself or for some points, partial SEO can be hired cautiously. A hugely famous person usually needs not to do anything, still there is definite need to regularly search (once a week or so) with own name to avoid the spammy results. The previously published article on Google Authorship Confirmation Email is very important to read in this context. Here are the points and pros and cons, tips etc. listed :
- Always try to have a own domain name with TLD. Dot com is always proffered. If not available, go for dot net, dot org, dot info etc. ccTLD is for extreme cases where nothing is available.
- Professionals must register own dot pro domain. You can do a 301 redirection towards one active website among these multiple domains.
- Must have a Google Plus Profile and a Google Plus Page with own name.
- Must Have a Facebook Page (not profile, Page is more important in this context)
- You are lucky if you have a Wikipedia page of you. Practically you have to work less.
- More your contribution on Internet (like in Ubuntu Forum or other high page rank Open Source forum which are usually manually restricted to get backlink) is, more easy it is to naturally outnumber other name real names.
- Never delay to do a DMCA against fraud profiles which are coming up.
- Use the same photo everywhere for profile picture.
- LinkedIn is great to get exposure, but unfortunately the cost is bomb, specially if they detects you are quite important person.
- Google AdWords is an important tool to Advertise. AdWords itself increases the SERP of the target page with continuous usage.
- Facebook Adverts has not much value other than instant boost.
- Twitter Ads are great but unfortunately is too expensive.
- Links from dot edu, dot ac, dot gov are quite important and usually easily available to the Professionals
- Do not ignore any special profile creation invitation – for example, Stack Overflow and Stack Exchange Personalized Invitations.
- Fix your mind, which version of your name you will use; Google takes a huge time to understand the fact – Dr. Abhishek Ghosh and Abhishek Ghosh is the same person.
- Always reserve your named free blogs – wordpress.com, bloggers blog are examples. If spammy blogs are found, give citation of your official online publicly available proof of your identity to the authority to take down the blog.
- Place one Profile image of you at the root of your server. Google will understand its you. You can use yourname-old format in file name to indicate that it was old. It is an undocumented, logical use.
- Academics, Politicians, Doctors, Advocates, Developers, Artists, Authors by default gets more importance, your work is to link properly. This is undocumented and actually what normal logic of social norms says.
- I have not not disclosed all, Google will kill me, although no one from Google has told me anything. We offer no professional service for Optimizing Name in Google Search For Professionals and Famous Persons.