Are you working on your SEO to improve your ranking on Google? Need some guidance on the common pitfalls to avoid?

With the huge amount of potential traffic and leads available from being on the first page it’s easy to see why some will try anything they can to get ahead of their competition on Google.

Even in 2017 we still see website owners stuffing keywords into pages, or buying a ton of low quality backlinks from blog networks in an attempt to improve their ranking.

But what a lot of website owners aren’t aware of are the downfalls of these black hat SEO techniques.

If Google catches you and decides you’re trying to game the system you could find yourself lurching on page 10 or beyond, or being removed from their listings altogether.

To help you stay on the right side of Google Octos share their commandments of SEO in this infographic.