Sand Key Ventures Certifications

Certifications show an ongoing commitment to keeping up with current industry practices.   At Sand Key Ventures, we continuously learn new skills and brush up on the skillsets we already have.  The reward to us is delivering the highest quality digital content, SEO Services, and website services.   The reward to our clients is better internet visibility and greater engagement with prospects.

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SEMRush is a suite of tools that provide SEO insights to companies worldwide.  Its tools focus on SEO, Paid Search, Website Health Audits, Keyword Research, Competitive Research, and Content Marketing. 

Certifications from SEMRush require watching video presentations, reading materials, self-study, and a timed examination.

SEMRush Citations

  • Search Engine Land Top 5 Keyword Rank Tracking Tools
  • Forbes Advisor:  Best SEO Tools and Software
  • TechRadar:  Best SEO Tool 2023
SEMRush Academy Keyword SEO Certification.

Keyword Research

 Keyword Research Course Curriculum:

  • Keyword Overview
  • Keyword Magic Tool
  • Managing Keywords
  • Position Tracking
  • Organic Traffic Insights
SEMRush Academy On Page and Technical SEO Certification.

On-Page & Technical SEO

On-Page SEO Course Curriculum:

  • HTTPS Issues
  • Crawlability Issues
  • Log File Analysis
  • SEO Friendly Content
  • On-Page Optimization & Errors
SEMRush Academy GA 4 for SEO Certificate.

GA4 for SEO

GA 4 Course Curriculum:

  • Strategic Measurement
  • GA4 for SEO
  • Advanced Reporting
  • Unlocking the Power of GA4
  • GA4 Integration with Google Search Console

Yoast SEO is a WordPress plugin providing on-page optimization tools that help websites rank better.   Along with SEO and readability testing, Yoast provides redirect tools and analysis to help build technically sound and functional sites.

Certifications from Yoast require watching video presentations, reading materials, practical exercises, and section quizzes.

Yoast Citations

  • Hubspot:  Top 3 SEO Plugins for WordPress
  • OnCrawl:  #1 SEO Plugin for WordPress 
  • ThemeIsle:  Most Popular WordPress Plugin of all Time
Yoast SEO Local SEO Training Certificate

Local SEO

Local SEO Course Curriculum:

  • Optimization for Local Search
  • Content Optimization
  • Backlink Building
  • Local Citations
  • Google My Business
Yoast SEO Copywriting Training Certificate

SEO Copywriting

SEO Copywriting Course Curriculum:

  • Content Strategy
  • Text Readability
  • Storytelling Techniques
  • Achieving Rich Results
  • Dealing with Existing Content
Yoast SEO Technical SEO Training Certificate

Technical SEO

Technical SEO Course Curriculum:

  • HTTP Variations & Status Codes
  • Robots Meta Tag & .txt
  • HTML | CSS | Java Script
  • Crawability & Google Search Console
  • Site Speed