Updated: August 19, 2022.

👉 In this quick SEO FAQ video, Olga provides her commentary and insights on whether you can learn SEO by yourself.

Can I learn SEO by myself?

Can you learn SEO by yourself? Wondering if it is possible to learn SEO on your own? Do you need an SEO mentor or teacher?

If you are new to SEO, you probably have a lot of questions about learning SEO and becoming an SEO specialist.

Don’t worry. I have all the answers for you. Watch the video below and read my notes.

Can I learn SEO by myself? [Video]

Key points about learning SEO by yourself

  • Yes, you can learn SEO by yourself. It has never been easier to learn SEO on your own than it is now.
  • 10-15 years ago, it was really difficult to find high-quality and complete SEO resources.
  • Now you have free access to the best SEO resources in the world, such as Google Search Central, various SEO blogs, brilliant SEOs wanting to share their knowledge, SEO podcasts, SEO courses, SEO tutorials on YouTube, and whatnot.
  • When learning SEO, don’t focus on theory only. Dive deep into practical exercises and don’t be afraid of making mistakes. This is the only way to learn and gather experience.

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Olga Zarr is an SEO consultant with 10+ years of experience. She has been doing SEO for both the biggest brands in the world and small businesses. She has done 200+ SEO audits so far. Olga has completed SEO courses and degrees at universities, such as UC Davis, University of Michigan, and Johns Hopkins University. She also completed Moz Academy! And, of course, has Google certifications. She keeps learning SEO and loves it. Olga is also a Google Product Expert specializing in areas, such as Google Search and Google Webmasters.