by Justin Michie
Almost everyone I know with a website wants their site to rank well in at least the five major search engines (Google, Yahoo, MSN, AOL, Ask) for their particular topic or keywords. Generally, to be successful, this means showing up in the top ten results and as close to number one as possible. While no search engine strategy will immediately propel your site to the top of the rankings there are some seemingly simple things you can to give your site a much better chance. It's important to note that each search engine uses its own ultra secretive algorithm to rank sites, so search engine ranking strategies in general terms here that are likely to help improve your ranking collectively.