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I work for an SEO comapany that helps businesses in Portland and Vancouver WA get search engine and social media traffic from the internet.

The phone book, radio, and television are dying businesses. In our area alone the local phone book lost over 100 pages. That is a lot of revenue. Its all going to the internet.

Most people and busineses still do not quite understand search engine optimization. They think its a scam because they have been burnt by salespeople promising to get them to "page one of Google." This would be great if a) it were that easy and b) they knew how to do it.

Getting to page one of Google, Yahoo, and MSN is no secret science. Its work. As a person goes to work each day to pour concrete or a dentist goes to work so work on someone's teeth, so does the search engine optimizer to work on someone's site ranking. Day by day, week by week, one has to toil for some websites. If he does not know what he is doing he or she can really mess up a site. If they do your site, depending on the keywords you want, will eventually start getting 100s of hits per day (ah, the holy grail).

But it takes time, patience, and energy.

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