Cambodia hasn’t always been a country for internet startups. In fact, the ecommerce landscape has been quite dreary. Some of the few launches in the past few years have flopped or are struggling to stay afloat. The first major truly ecommerce portal in Cambodia has been the Maio Mall which was launched by World Bridge International, the Cambodian conglomerate in early 2015. Rocket Internet has also re-entered in the Cambodian market with Kaymu, an online marketplace for various lifestyle items. Of course avid female Cambodian online shoppers will remember the beauty and cosmetics website Roserb which was launched in 2014. So this has been here and there with no significant movements towards a robust ecommerce ecosystem. But things have been changing in 2015 and there is some good momentum that spells a good outlook for Cambodian online market beyond just the listings websites. One company that has also entered the Cambodian online market is the global online marketing company, Ardor Content, was founded by Australian globetrotter Kris Reid.

The company is entering the Cambodian market just at the right time as the country’s ecommerce picks steam in order to play catch-up with some of its neighbors that have pretty advanced ecommerce presence and startup ecosystem. Ardor content will be specializing in search engine optimization in order to help Cambodian companies in enhancing their online visibility and reaching to more customers both within and outside Cambodia.

SEO or search engine optimization refers to methodologies and techniques which are used in order to improve the visibility of websites. The higher a website is able to rank for particular keywords or keyword phrases, the more easily it can be found by the global market looking for certain products and services. When it is being seen, people will visit your website more and when they fund these products and services compelling enough, they might decide to make purchases. It is a technique that has been used with a great deal of success in some of the more advanced economies such as the US, Australia, UAE, Canada, UK, the Netherlands amongst others in order to create online shopfronts and take products to the eyes of customers.

The Cambodia SEO with Ardor will enable Cambodian companies to dominate and protect their local online space but also compete in the foreign global online markets where buyers are simply looking for quality products and services irrespective of geographical location. Phnom Penh’s Ardor SEO represents the first step to truly professionalize Cambodian SEO and take Cambodian companies global through powerful and effective SEO. Check out for some detail on SEO in Phnom Penh by Ardor.

According to McKinsey, Cambodia has the second-fastest growing economy in the region and that means more buyers are going to have be shopping online in the next few years. For Cambodian businesses and global businesses planning to invest in the small South East Asian nation, investing in professional SEO early enough represents the best opportunity to dominate and zone in a market niche in readiness for Cambodia’s great online takeoff.

Ardor Content has been providing professional SEO for the past six years. It has a vast experience in the South East Asia’s online market having been based in the Philippines and served clients in Asia over that duration of time. The company has now set shop in Phnom Penh and the company’s CEO, Kris Reid, an old hand in the SEO business, is aiming at bringing this traditional of excellence into the Cambodian online market.

The services can be used by a vast array of Cambodian businesses including hotels, apartment rental companies, tour companies, technology companies, nonprofits and other diverse businesses active in the Cambodian economy. For additional information, check out

World-Class SEO Comes to Phnom Penh