Writing good OKRs can be hard, especially if it's your first time doing it. You'll need to center the focus of your plans around outcomes instead of projects.
We have a collection of OKRs examples for SEO to give you some inspiration. You can use any of the templates below as a starting point for your OKRs.
Examples of OKRs for SEO
You'll find Objectives and Key Results for SEO, but our examples may also include the tasks that can help you get there.
You'll find 2 OKRs examples for SEO below, and some extra tips to write better quarterly plans at the end.
- Become the #1 online resource for the problem we solve
- Secure 45 high-quality backlinks from industry influences and publications
- Get 30% more organic visits to our online resources
- We rank in top 5 results for 60% of our targeted keywords in Google
- Significantly improve our SEO performance
- Identify and fix all broken links
- Add meta description and titles to 100% of website pages
- Identify missing pages via Ahrefs
- Create project page to track completion
- Reduce load time of pages to be under 1s
- Cache website content for faster loading times
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How to track your OKRs?
It's important to establish a cadence of check-ins for your SEO OKRs.
Quarterly OKRs should have weekly updates to get all the benefits from the framework.
Spreadsheets are enough to get started. Then, once you need to scale you can use a proper OKRs-tracking platform to make things easier.
Here are a list of resources to help you adopt the Objectives and Key Results framework.