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SEO Professional Certification

SEO Professional Certification



Search Engine Optimization (SEO) involves a number of activities and initiatives that businesses can implement to achieve high search engine rankings. SMstudy® Certified SEO Professionals (professional credentials: SCSEO-P) address both on-page and off-page ranking factors that affect a website’s or web page’s search engine rankings for specific search terms. This results in a high placement in a search engine’s “organic,” “natural,” or “unpaid” search results.


Successful candidates will be awarded the SMstudy® Certified SEO Professional certification by SMstudy after passing the exam.


Exam Format

  • Multiple choice

  • 80 questions

  • No negative marks for incorrect answers

  • 90-minute duration

  • Proctored online exam


Audience Profile

This certification is appropriate for anyone interested in becoming a SEO Professional.



There is no formal prerequisite for this certification.

However, it is mandatory to complete the SMstudy® Certified Digital Marketing Professional Certification and study all processes from Chapter 7 in the SMstudy® Guide – Digital Marketing book before applying for the SMstudy® Certified SEO Professional exam.

All required resources are provided as part of the online certification course.


Please note that this course is an extension of Digital Marketing Professional Certification, where learners can enroll in this SEO Professional Certification to earn an additional certificate for extra-mile learning.


To request a full course detail please refer to the Digital Marketing Professional Certification course brochure (Course Name: SCDM-P). 


Feel free to contact us if you have any questions or would like any further clarifications.