Tips to Hire a Right SEO Agency

Questions to Ask Your SEO Consultant

Google actually recommends some useful questions to ask an SEO agency.
You can find the article from Google below:

As one of the expert SEO agency in Malaysia, Inspiren are ready to answer every one of them!

Question: Can you show me examples of your previous work and share some success stories?
We have plenty of previous work and success stories to share.
Check out which are the top website shown when you search “Penang Web Design”.

Question: Do you follow the Google Webmaster Guidelines?
We follow every guideline from Google.
You can check out how Google want the SEO to be here.

Question: Do you offer any online marketing services or advice to complement your organic search business?
We do provide Google AdWords management service and it actually helps us understand better on google search algorithms.
However, advertising with Google (Google AdWords) won’t have any effect on your site’s presence in our search results.

Question: What kind of results do you expect to see, and in what timeframe? How do you measure your success?
This varies depending on DA & PA.
For local SEO, our average project timeline to go page #1 will be in 3 months.
For organic SEO, slightly longer. Let’s say 6-12 months depending on the keywords competition.

Question: What’s your experience in my industry?
This question can only be answered when you get in touch with us.

Question: What’s your experience in my country/city?
This question can only be answered when you get in touch with us.

Question: What’s your experience developing international sites?

Question: What are your most important SEO techniques?
We are experienced in schema markup techniques.
Structured data is a way for publishers to highlight content on their web pages to help search engines know exactly what certain words relate to, such as product review scores or addresses. is a shared markup vocabulary recognized by search engines to help with structured data efforts. Google provides a help section about structured data here.

Question: How can I expect to communicate with you? Will you share with me all the changes you make to my site, and provide detailed information about your recommendations and the reasoning behind them?
We do inform our client of every change we did, and also inform the reasons for it.
Furthermore, we provide information to the client by using the “language that they understand”.

Below is the sample of how we explain to our client:
1) Setup Google Analytics
This allows us to monitor every visitor of your website such as: number of visitors, user demographics and so on.

2) Setup Google Search Console
This allows us to monitor every traffic on your website.
To understand more about what Search Console do, you may read our blog below: