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Search Engine Land

  • newWhat Makes A Good SEO Program “Good”?
    Search engine optimization (SEO) professionals can be quite critical of one another's techniques, but columnist Casie Gillette suggests that perhaps they just aren't seeing the larger picture.The post What Makes A Good SEO Program “Good”? appea…
    - 4 hours ago, 4 Aug 15, 1:37pm -
  • newThree Must-Download Remarketing Lists To Use With Your Search Ads
    The ability to use Google Analytics to create Remarketing Lists for Search Ads was recently announced. Columnist and Googler Matt Lawson runs down the audience lists you need to import into your account.The post Three Must-Download Remarketing Lis…
    - 5 hours ago, 4 Aug 15, 1:07pm -
  • newSearchCap: Google Contracts SEOs, AdWords Bulk Uploader & Yahoo Acquires Polyvore
    Below is what happened in search today, as reported on Search Engine Land and from other places across the Web.The post SearchCap: Google Contracts SEOs, AdWords Bulk Uploader & Yahoo Acquires Polyvore appeared first on Search Engine Land.Please…
    - 21 hours ago, 3 Aug 15, 9:00pm -
  • newAdStage Now Supports Google Shopping Campaigns Management
    E-commerce marketers can manage AdWords text and product listing ads from the ad management platform.The post AdStage Now Supports Google Shopping Campaigns Management appeared first on Search Engine Land.Please visit Search Engine Land for the f…
    - 1 day ago, 3 Aug 15, 4:01pm -
  • newHow Google Beacons Could Transform Local Business
    Columnist Chris Marentis believes that the future of personalized advertising is already upon us thanks to Google's new, open BLE beacon format, Eddystone.The post How Google Beacons Could Transform Local Business appeared first on Search Engine La…
    - 1 day ago, 3 Aug 15, 2:04pm -
  • newHERE Maps Sale Confirmed, German Car Makers Will Continue To License Platform
    Consistent with previous reports of a sale of its HERE mapping unit to a consortium of German automakers, Nokia issued a press release earlier confirming the sale. The German group includes AUDI AG, BMW Group and Daimler AG. The purchase price, €2.…
    - 1 day ago, 3 Aug 15, 1:56pm -
  • newGoogle Search Analytics Report Data Missing; Google Working On A Fix
    If you are missing data in the Google Search Console, you are not alone. Many are seeing Google skip over July 28, 2015 data in Search Analytics.The post Google Search Analytics Report Data Missing; Google Working On A Fix appeared first on Search…
    - 1 day ago, 3 Aug 15, 1:46pm -
  • newGoogle Hires More SEOs
    Google is now hiring contract SEOs through a hiring agency to work on the Google Store.The post Google Hires More SEOs appeared first on Search Engine Land.Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article.
    - 1 day ago, 3 Aug 15, 1:35pm -
  • newThe Locals Take On Google’s Home Service Ads
    Google is currently beta testing its program to promote local home service providers in search ads, so columnist Andrew Shotland asked some experts in the field for their initial impressions.The post The Locals Take On Google’s Home Service Ads a…
    - 1 day ago, 3 Aug 15, 1:30pm -
  • newAdWords Adds Bulk Uploads For Shopping Campaigns
    Now manage product groups, bids, tracking templates and custom parameters using bulk operations.The post AdWords Adds Bulk Uploads For Shopping Campaigns appeared first on Search Engine Land.Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article.…
    - 1 day ago, 3 Aug 15, 12:43pm -

Search Engine Watch

  • new3 Simple Ways to Ensure Your SEO Strategy Isn’t Going Stale
    The next time you have some extra time, reviewing your key landing pages and revisiting your long-tail keyword strategy are productive ways you can keep your SEO efforts up-to-date.
    - 6 hours ago, 4 Aug 15, 11:30am -
  • newThe Other Secure Search Issue: When to Use HTTPS
    Google strongly encourages HTTPS for its potential to make the Internet safer. You should consider the nature of your site before making the costly transition from HTTP.
    - 7 hours ago, 4 Aug 15, 10:30am -
  • newGoogle: Right to be Forgotten? We're Not Complying
    Google limits forget-me-now service to the European market only. The search behemoth says that widening this on a global scale is 'bad for the internet' and will not win support.
    - 1 day ago, 3 Aug 15, 3:59pm -
  • newCould Microsoft and AOL Take on Google and Facebook?
    To compete with Google and Facebook, Microsoft and AOL are training one another on their respective strengths: content and programmatic.
    - 1 day ago, 3 Aug 15, 3:26pm -
  • new4 Red Flags When Hearing a PPC Agency Pitch
    Some PPC agencies will promise the world or be very secretive about their strategies - these things may not be deal-breakers, but they should raise red flags as you try to find the right agency.
    - 1 day ago, 3 Aug 15, 11:30am -
  • newGoogle Isn’t Breaking Up With Social
    The recent Google+ announcements about YouTube and photos have many wondering if Google is finally throwing in the social towel.
    - 1 day ago, 3 Aug 15, 10:30am -
  • Bing Tests Emoji Keyboard
    Not long after becoming the first search engine to allow users to search with emojis, Bing is testing an emoji keyboard.
    - 4 days ago, 31 Jul 15, 8:09pm -
  • How Do You Rank on Google?
    Analyzing 300,000 websites and 10,000 keywords for its annual Google ranking factors study, Searchmetrics found that technical factors, such as keyword domains, are the most important.
    - 4 days ago, 31 Jul 15, 1:02pm -
  • The New Media Meritocracy
    Google created a meritocracy that calls for a holistic strategy encompassing everything from your logo to your keywords, giving you an edge across all media: paid, earned and owned.
    - 4 days ago, 31 Jul 15, 11:30am -
  • 5 Modern-Day Alternatives to Link Building
    Things like social shares, third-party reviews and Nofollow links are just as valuable as traditional links, but don't carry the same risk of penalty or the stigma of "link building."
    - 4 days ago, 31 Jul 15, 10:30am -

Search Engine Optimization Videos from YouTube

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- 62 days ago, 3 Jun 15, 4:23pm -

Search Engine Watch Forums

  • AdSense vs. Affiliate
    I know nobody has posted in here in a while, but I'd love to hear some current feedback comparing people's experiences with AdSense revenue vs. Affili
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  • Mobilizing Website Impact on SEO
    Hey guys, Been a long time! Over a decade ago I put together a website that has worked well through the years. I get great rank. It is in Micros
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  • Change Website Architecture or Not?
    I've been doing SEO for many years, and have ran into sites where I've had to change a websites architecture. This is just the first time I'm thinking
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  • Two Way Links
    Hi, I'm STILL confused 3-4 years later as to whether trading links with another company is worth anything at all.
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  • Top 10 Tips To Get Your Infographic Shared
    Creating and marketing an infographic for your website can help you with your SEO and lead to increased search engine rankings. Here is an excellent i
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  • Things don't add up with this website
    Hi everyone, It's been quite a while since I was here. I have been asked to optimise a client's new (URL="http://weiss-uk.com/")website(/URL). I
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  • Need you expert answers on ppc?
    Hi, i have following questions what will be most accurate answer on google adwords 1.) if u have $5000/month ppc budget then how much clicks wil
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  • SEO and New gTLDs
    So, a while back we had the "Exact Match Domain" update from Google, which apparently "leveled the playing field" so to speak and didn't give as much
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  • Latest collection of Boxing Dvds
    Online shopping websites offering (B)(URL="http://www.boxingroyalty.co.za/c18/CUSTOMIZEDVDSCOM-CAREER-SETS.aspx")boxing career sets(/URL)(/B) ensure y
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  • seo cartoon
    (url)http://fitsmallbusiness.com/seo-consultantant-cartoon/(/url)
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Aaron Wall's SEO Book

  • Yahoo! Search Testing Google Search Results
    Search PandaMoniumA couple days ago Microsoft announced a deal with AOL to have AOL sell Microsoft display ads & for Bing to power AOL's organic search results and paid search ads for a decade starting in January.The search landscape is still under…
    - 34 days ago, 1 Jul 15, 1:44pm -
  • Web Design Resources for Non-Designers
    Most of you are too busy monitoring Google's latest algorithm updates, examining web analytics, and building links and content to stay up to date on the design world.Usually, creative people who excel at design aren't very good at the left-brain thi…
    - 64 days ago, 1 Jun 15, 8:25pm -
  • But First, A Word From Our Sponsors...
    Yesterday Google shared they see greater mobile than desktop search volumes in 10 countries including Japan and the United States.3 years ago RKG shared CTR data which highlighted how mobile search ads were getting over double the CTR as desktop sea…
    - 90 days ago, 6 May 15, 8:22am -
  • Google Mobilepocalypse Update
    A day after the alleged major update, I thought it would make sense to highlight where we are at in the cycle. Yesterday Google suggested their fear messaging caused 4.7% of webmasters to move over to mobile friendly design since the update was orig…
    - 22 Apr 15, 2:27pm -
  • Consensus Bias
    The Truth About Subjective TruthsA few months ago there was an article in New Scientist about Google's research paper on potentially ranking sites based on how factual their content is. The idea is generally and genuinely absurd. You can't copyrigh…
    - 15 Apr 15, 2:10pm -
  • Designing for Privacy
    Information is a commodity. Corporations are passing around consumer behavioral profiles like brokers with stocks, and the vast majority of the American public is none the wiser of this market’s scope. Very few people actually check the permissions…
    - 31 Mar 15, 11:11pm -
  • Google Mobile Search Result Highlights
    Google recently added highlights at the bottom of various sections of their mobile search results. The highlights appear on ads, organic results, and other various vertical search insertion types. The colors vary arbitrarily by section and are patte…
    - 18 Mar 15, 11:19pm -
  • Responsive Design for Mobile SEO
    Why Is Mobile So Important?If you look just at your revenue numbers as a publisher, it is easy to believe mobile is of limited importance. In our last post I mentioned an AdAge article highlighting how the New York Times was generating over half the…
    - 26 Feb 15, 11:49pm -
  • You Can't Copyright Facts
    The Facts of LifeWhen Google introduced the knowledge graph one of their underlying messages behind it was "you can't copyright facts."Facts are like domain names or links or pictures or anything else in terms of being a layer of information which…
    - 12 Feb 15, 2:16am -
  • Mozilla Firefox Dumps Google in Favor of Yahoo! Search
    Firefox users conduct over 100 billion searches per year & starting in December Yahoo! will be the default search choice in the US, under a new 5 year agreement. Google has been the Firefox global search default since 2004. Our agreement came up for…
    - 20 Nov 14, 12:03am -

SEOmoz

  • Raising the Bar: A Publishing Volume Experiment on the Moz Blog
    Posted by Trevor-KleinContent marketers hear regularly about how quality is far more important than quantity. You can publish a thousand blog posts in a year, but if only three of them are truly noteworthy, valuable, and share-worthy content—what R…
    - 14 days ago, 22 Jul 15, 5:00am -
  • Moz Local Officially Launches in the UK
    Posted by David-MihmTo all Moz Local fans in the UK, I'm excited to announce that your wait is over. As the sun rises "across the pond" this morning, Moz Local is officially live in the United Kingdom!A bit of backgroundAs many of you know, we relea…
    - 14 days ago, 21 Jul 15, 11:00pm -
  • The Inbound Marketing Economy
    Posted by KelseyLibertWhen it comes to job availability and security, the future looks bright for inbound marketers.The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) projects that employment for marketing managers will grow by 13% between 2012 and 2022. Job secu…
    - 15 days ago, 20 Jul 15, 10:59pm -
  • The SEO Expert's Guide to Web Performance Using WebPageTest
    Posted by mark.ishamAny SEO professional knows that both site performance and user experience play an important role in search engine rankings and conversion rates. And just like there are great tools to help you find your search rank, research keywo…
    - 16 days ago, 20 Jul 15, 12:14am -
  • Controlling Search Engine Crawlers for Better Indexation and Rankings - Whiteboard Friday
    Posted by randfishWhen should you disallow search engines in your robots.txt file, and when should you use meta robots tags in a page header? What about nofollowing links? In today's Whiteboard Friday, Rand covers these tools and their appropriate us…
    - 19 days ago, 17 Jul 15, 12:16am -
  • Case Study: How I Turned Autocomplete Ideas into Traffic & Ranking Results with Only 5 Hours of Effort
    Posted by jamiejpressThis post was originally in YouMoz, and was promoted to the main blog because it provides great value and interest to our community. The author's views are entirely his or her own and may not reflect the views of Moz, Inc.Many of…
    - 21 days ago, 14 Jul 15, 10:25pm -
  • A Vision for Brand Engagement Online, or "The Goal"
    Posted by EricEngeToday's post focuses on a vision for your online presence. This vision outlines what it takes to be the best, both from an overall reputation and visibility standpoint, as well as an SEO point of view. The reason these are tied toge…
    - 22 days ago, 14 Jul 15, 12:15am -
  • An Open-Source Tool for Checking rel-alternate-hreflang Annotations
    Posted by Tom-AnthonyIn the Distilled R&D department we have been ramping up the amount of automated monitoring and analysis we do, with an internal system monitoring our client's sites both directly and via various data sources to ensure they remain…
    - 23 days ago, 13 Jul 15, 12:16am -
  • UX, Content Quality, and SEO - Whiteboard Friday
    Posted by EricEngeEditor's note: Today we're featuring back-to-back episodes of Whiteboard Friday from our friends at Stone Temple Consulting. Make sure to also check out the first episode, "Becoming Better SEO Scientists" from Mark Traphagen.User e…
    - 25 days ago, 10 Jul 15, 11:30am -

Search Engine Roundtable

Search Engine Journal

Matt Cutts: Gadgets, Google, and SEO

  • Berkshire Hathaway
    My taste in financial advice runs toward the simple and the lessons I’ve learned the hard way. But I still like reading about investing/finance, and I recently read through the 2014 annual report for Berkshire Hathaway. Given that it was the 50th a…
    - 9 Apr 15, 6:47am -
  • My next project: AutoSEO
    This was an April Fool’s joke. I’ve been working really hard with some friends on a project to handle SEO automatically. Now we’re ready to take the wraps off it over at seo.ninja. One of the ideas that helped the World Wide Web succeed was tha…
    - 1 Apr 15, 12:23am -
  • Next 30 day challenge: social media/news cleanse
    For January 2015, I tried to declutter around the house for 15 minutes a day. We now have a couple rooms that are much cleaner, and I gave away a bunch of magazines. For February 2015, my 30 day challenge was to go on daily 15 minute walks with my wi…
    - 1 Mar 15, 4:40am -
  • Fixing “full path disclosure” issues
    Whether you’re running a web service or a blog, you should always keep your software fully patched to prevent attacks and minimize your attack surface. Another smart step is to prevent full path disclosures. For example, if your blog or service thr…
    - 19 Feb 15, 6:43am -
  • Lessons learned from the early days of Google
    Earlier this month I did a talk at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill about lessons learned from the early days of Google. The video is now online and watchable, or you can watch it on YouTube: We did the talk in a pretty large room, and…
    - 23 Jan 15, 8:44pm -
  • My two favorite books of 2014
    I’d like to mention two books that stood out for me in 2014: Nonfiction: The First 20 Minutes. Gretchen Reynolds is a New York Times columnist who distills health and exercise research down to practical, readable advice. I’ve never dog-eared as m…
    - 2 Jan 15, 4:08am -
  • Fun mosaic effect with Go
    A few months ago I saw a cool mosaic effect in a Wired ad for CA Technologies. Here’s what part of the ad looked like: I liked the ad, so I wondered how they did it. Can you see out how to create a similar effect? Take a minute to figure it out as…
    - 14 Dec 14, 11:54pm -
  • An investment reading list
    If you’ve read Scott Adams’ financial advice and my financial tips in case you win a startup lottery, then you might be interested in a few more pointers to good resources. Some web pages and books: – Don’t Play the Losers’ Game, by Henry B…
    - 1 Dec 14, 7:54am -
  • New 30 day challenge: “hermit mode”
    I’ve been spending more time surfing the web on my laptop than I’d like to. I’ve also noticed more emails that lure me into short tasks, but eventually eat up a large chunk of my day. I’d prefer to be spending more time working on projects, r…
    - 1 Dec 14, 5:07am -
  • 30 day challenge wrap-up: writing
    So how did I do on my 30 day writing challenge? Well, the picture tells the story: Not too bad! I did miss one day, but here’s a secret about 30 day challenges: if you miss a day or two, you can just keep doing the challenge for another day or so a…
    - 1 Dec 14, 3:49am -

Social Engine Optimization Videos at Daily Motion

Motion Graphics - Search Engine Optimization Animation | VideoHive
Motion Graphics - Search Engine Optimization Animation | VideoHiveAuthor: LennaStoryTags: Motion Graphics - Search Engine Optimization Animation | VideoHive Posted: 02 August 2015Rating: 0.0Votes: 0
- 2 days ago, 2 Aug 15, 4:08pm -
Search Engine Optimization Tutorial on Social Bookmarking
Search Engine Optimization Tutorial on Social BookmarkingAuthor: CythiaBegayTags: Search Engine Optimization Tutorial on Social Bookmarking Posted: 02 August 2015Rating: 0.0Votes: 0
- 2 days ago, 2 Aug 15, 2:43pm -
SEO SEARCH ENGINE OPTIMIZATION
SEO SEARCH ENGINE OPTIMIZATIONAuthor: ChristineShawTags: SEO SEARCH ENGINE OPTIMIZATION Posted: 01 August 2015Rating: 0.0Votes: 0
- 3 days ago, 1 Aug 15, 9:06pm -
search engine optimization & Twitter
search engine optimization & TwitterAuthor: WindellTariqTags: search engine optimization Twitter Posted: 01 August 2015Rating: 0.0Votes: 0
- 4 days ago, 1 Aug 15, 2:19am -
Search Engine Optimization: Natural Linking Strategies
Visit http://top10jobsfuturelist.info/form.php?id=701248 for more infoAuthor: barefoot4salesTags: Posted: 01 August 2015Rating: 0.0Votes: 0
- 4 days ago, 31 Jul 15, 11:01pm -
Search Engine Optimization | Jupiter FL | Jupiter SEO Expert Services
Search Engine Optimization in Jupiter FL by Jupiter SEO Expert Services. http://jupiterseo.weebly.com offers internet marketing for local businesses with a focus on SEO. Search engine optimization (SEO) is the procedure of influencing the perceivab…
- 5 days ago, 30 Jul 15, 1:28pm -
Funny SEO - Portland SEO- Oregon Web Solutions- Portland seo company- Search engine optimization...
Published on Jul 2, 2015 http://www.Oregonwebsolutions.com Are you looking to get your site on google using search engine optimization or improve your current seo. We can help. We can help you dominate keywords in just about any niche and rank on p…
- 6 days ago, 29 Jul 15, 10:06pm -
Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Crash Course | Pittsburgh SEO
Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Crash Course | Pittsburgh SEOAuthor: KaedenMissyTags: Search Engine Optimization SEO Crash Course | Pittsburgh Posted: 28 July 2015Rating: 0.0Votes: 0
- 8 days ago, 27 Jul 15, 10:14pm -
Search Engine Optimization
Search Engine OptimizationAuthor: ThurmanEleanorTags: Search Engine Optimization Posted: 27 July 2015Rating: 0.0Votes: 0
- 8 days ago, 27 Jul 15, 8:51am -
[INFO] [EN][FR] SEO = Search Engine Optimization Company, Design That Speaks.
Design That Speaks, Est est une Agence de gestion du numérique. en 2008, basée à Tulsa, Ils travaillent avec les entreprises partout aux États-Unis. Fournissent des services de référencement garanti ; concentrant à la fois sur la génération…
- 9 days ago, 27 Jul 15, 5:17am -
An SEO Checklist for New Sites - Whiteboard Friday - Search Engine Optimization
An SEO Checklist for New Sites - Whiteboard Friday - Search Engine OptimizationAuthor: SilvaBradfordTags: An SEO Checklist for New Sites - Whiteboard Friday Search Engine Optimization Posted: 27 July 2015Rating: 0.0Votes: 0
- 9 days ago, 26 Jul 15, 10:20pm -
SEO - Search Engine Optimization - How to get Easy Backlinks - High Page Rank
SEO - Search Engine Optimization - How to get Easy Backlinks - High Page RankAuthor: KimMontgomeryTags: SEO - Search Engine Optimization How to get Easy Backlinks High Page Rank Posted: 26 July 2015Rating: 0.0Votes: 0
- 9 days ago, 26 Jul 15, 11:51am -

Bruce Clay

  • Interview with Bing’s Duane Forrester: Looking Into the Future of Search & Tech
    Interview with Bing’s Duane Forrester: Looking Into the Future of Search & Tech was originally published on BruceClay.com, home of expert search engine optimization tips.Anyone who knows Duane Forrester, Bing's head of search, knows he's a got a t…
    - 6 days ago, 29 Jul 15, 5:12pm -
  • 19 Fresh Thoughts on Link Building & Disavow Shared by Top SEO Minds from John Mueller to Neil Patel
    19 Fresh Thoughts on Link Building & Disavow Shared by Top SEO Minds from John Mueller to Neil Patel was originally published on BruceClay.com, home of expert search engine optimization tips.Among search engine optimization folks there are a couple…
    - 13 days ago, 22 Jul 15, 4:28pm -
  • Link Building in the Penguin Age: SEOs on Earning, Pruning and Disavowing Links
    Link Building in the Penguin Age: SEOs on Earning, Pruning and Disavowing Links was originally published on BruceClay.com, home of expert search engine optimization tips.Link building is a matter of hot debate among search engine optimization analys…
    - 15 days ago, 20 Jul 15, 5:36pm -
  • FAQs on How to Use Google Search Console
    FAQs on How to Use Google Search Console was originally published on BruceClay.com, home of expert search engine optimization tips.Whether you’re new to Google Search Console (formerly called Google Webmaster Tools) or have been using it for years…
    - 20 days ago, 15 Jul 15, 6:37pm -
  • #Winning at Twitter Chats
    #Winning at Twitter Chats was originally published on BruceClay.com, home of expert search engine optimization tips.Twitter chats are a crazy-effective way to skyrocket Twitter engagement. The following is a guide that teaches you how to leverage Tw…
    - 26 days ago, 9 Jul 15, 6:00pm -
  • Free SEO Tool Alert! On-Page Content Analyzer
    Free SEO Tool Alert! On-Page Content Analyzer was originally published on BruceClay.com, home of expert search engine optimization tips.This edition of Free SEO Tool Alert highlights Bruce Clay’s most popular free SEO tool, the Single Page Analyze…
    - 28 days ago, 7 Jul 15, 3:00pm -
  • Apps 101: Deep Linking, App Indexing and Why They Matter
    Apps 101: Deep Linking, App Indexing and Why They Matter was originally published on BruceClay.com, home of expert search engine optimization tips.Apps are largely considered the new SEO frontier. Mobile app usage is growing at an incredible rate an…
    - 40 days ago, 25 Jun 15, 8:36pm -
  • Free SEO Tool Alert! Quick Backlink Snapshot from the Lightweight Link Analysis Report
    Free SEO Tool Alert! Quick Backlink Snapshot from the Lightweight Link Analysis Report was originally published on BruceClay.com, home of expert search engine optimization tips.In the latest edition of Free SEO Tool Tuesday, we introduce you to the…
    - 43 days ago, 22 Jun 15, 10:54pm -
  • Guide to Mobile PPC Opportunities
    Guide to Mobile PPC Opportunities was originally published on BruceClay.com, home of expert search engine optimization tips.Traffic comes to a website through many avenues, and mobile’s a major highway. As digital marketers and business owners, it…
    - 47 days ago, 18 Jun 15, 6:30pm -
  • In-House SEO or SEO Agency: Which Is Right for Your Business?
    In-House SEO or SEO Agency: Which Is Right for Your Business? was originally published on BruceClay.com, home of expert search engine optimization tips.Devising or revising an SEO strategy for your business and wondering whether or not to go with an…
    - 49 days ago, 16 Jun 15, 4:43pm -

Dave Naylor

Wiep - SEO & Link Building

  • Content Marketing: it’s All About Targeting
    Early last year, content marketing surpassed link building, when it comes to search volume. It’s definitely not something new, but apparently the term is sufficiently self-explanatory at CEO- and manager level to have earned content marketing a pla…
    - 25 Mar 14, 1:09pm -
  • How to find non-linking brand mentions
    Earlier this week, Jason Acidre wrote a post with several good link building tips at Moz. I left a comment about link reclamation, but because I received a few questions about it on Twitter and via email, I decided to write a blog post about this top…
    - 20 Sep 13, 9:00am -
  • Seven Ways to Become a Better Link Builder
    Over a decade ago, I was introduced to the intriguing game of link building for the first time. My very first task was to create a few dozen splogs on freehost domains and to link them all together with exact match anchor texts, so it’s suffice to…
    - 18 Sep 13, 8:04am -
  • Link Building Reading List, Part 2
    Bored of reading yet another ‘Best Link Building Techniques for 2012′ article that includes tactics like blog commenting and directory submissions? Here’s a list with recently published link building posts, that provide new insights or try to m…
    - 7 Mar 12, 8:47am -
  • New Link Building Reviews
    The page with link building tools has been updated with reviews of two new link building tools, while the review of Linkdex has been updated with some new details and screenshots. Link Prospector, a collaboration of Citation Labs & Whitespark is an a…
    - 27 Feb 12, 12:00pm -
  • Link Building Reading List, Part 1
    They’re back by popular demand: recurrent lists with links to excellent link building articles. Guaranteed to boost your link building with strategic insights, creative tips and 100% regurgitation-free™. Strategic link building: why you don’t n…
    - 6 Feb 12, 8:38am -
  • The Different Styles of Link Building
    In my opinion, there are three things that play a crucial role in what your ideal link building strategy should be: the size of your Budget, the quality of your Content and the quality of your Outreach. Which link building tactics you can use, depend…
    - 13 Jan 12, 2:49pm -
  • Link Building this Summer
    With my most recent blog post being a few months old, saying that I haven’t been blogging much recently would be an understatement. This probably won’t improve a lot this year, so please expect an irregular posting frequency for at least the next…
    - 1 Aug 11, 11:51am -
  • Link Building this Month (03.2011)
    A little bit later than usual, but here are the link building articles I enjoyed reading last month: Linkbuilding in competitive niches using communities & content – Pete Wailes Creating exceptional content for boring topics – Michael Gray 21-Day…
    - 5 Apr 11, 7:22pm -
  • How to Promote Existing Content (or Failed Linkbaits)
    Any link builder has experienced it at least a few times. You’ve carefully crafted an amazing piece of content. The graphics and the text are top-notch, you’ve compiled a list with highly relevant targets to contact and you’ve dusted off your o…
    - 29 Mar 11, 2:15pm -

SEO by the Sea

  • Google Patents Click-Through Feedback on Search Results to Improve Rankings

    - 4 days ago, 31 Jul 15, 6:44pm -
  • How You May Be Helping Google Map Indoor Spaces
    A couple of years ago, Google acquired the startup Behavio. One of the selling points behind Behavio was how it used behavior data from Phones to better understand human behavior. It’s likely that Google acquired the company Zipdash back in 2004 to…
    - 9 days ago, 26 Jul 15, 7:47pm -
  • Is An Improved Version of Agent Rank Returning to Google?
    Sometimes, I run across a patent that provides details on things that Google might do, but only hints at whether or not it might actually be implemented. A few years back in 2007, I wrote about a Google patent for Agent Rank, which described reputati…
    - 14 days ago, 21 Jul 15, 11:07pm -
  • How Google May Answer Questions in Queries with Rich Content Results
    This patent application from last week describes a search system query processing for queries that are questions. Queries may be responded to with a wide variety of resources, such as image files, audio files, video files, and web pages. A search eng…
    - 23 days ago, 12 Jul 15, 6:11pm -
  • Google to Map the Quality of Roads?
    We’ve all read about Google working to build self-driving cars, and I’ve written about Google building Google Maps programs to help people navigate to different places. A Google patent application published this week takes a closer look at comput…
    - 30 days ago, 6 Jul 15, 4:03am -
  • How Google May Trigger Answer Box Results for Queries
    So, one of the big questions in SEO these days is why some queries end up triggering Answer Boxes in search results, and others don’t. A Recent Bloomberg article explores how Google might use machine learning to answer questions, titled, Google’s…
    - 37 days ago, 28 Jun 15, 10:31pm -
  • Ranking in Google Since The Advent of The Knowledge Graph
    Tonight, I am joining Barbara Starr in giving a two Person Presentation in San Diego, at the Courtyard San Diego in Old Town, titled Ranking in Google Since the Advent of the Knowledge Graph. The presentation is a meetup cohosted by a few different l…
    - 42 days ago, 23 Jun 15, 5:49pm -
  • How Google May Classify Sites as Low Quality Sites
    On Tuesday, June 23, 2015. Barbara Starr and I are giving a two person Presentation to the SEO San Diego Meetup, SEM San Diego Meetup, and Lotico Semantic Web San Diego Meetup Groups, titled Ranking in Google Since The Advent of The Knowledge Graph.…
    - 43 days ago, 22 Jun 15, 5:17pm -

Andy Beals Marketing Pilgrim

  • An SEO’s Advice: the importance of fixing outbound links
    This is a guest post by Michael Martinez. As Bing and Google rule out more beloved link building strategies, marketers increasingly turn to supposedly “safe” strategies like broken link replacement (a form of “link reclamation”).  I’m not…
    - 12 Feb 15, 4:47pm -
  • Friday Roundup: Vine for Kids, Facebook measures lift and more
    It’s roundup time! A quick look at all the news that slipped past me or just wasn’t big enough to print. That doesn’t mean these stories aren’t interesting — because they are! Let’s get to it! Vine for Kids The subtitle says it all. Vine…
    - 30 Jan 15, 10:36pm -
  • App usage is up, but only for the chosen few
    Android and IoS owners spend 80% of the time on their device using an app and only 20% web browsing. With a stat like that, it sounds like you should abandon your mobile website and get someone to work on a branded app. But don’t place the ad for a…
    - 30 Jan 15, 9:17pm -
  • Facebook Place Tips: check-in benefits without checking in
    Facebook just released a new feature for mobile called Place Tips that has a very familiar ring to it. You stop for lunch at a popular restaurant near your work and suddenly a notification pops on the top of your Facebook mobile news feed. Tap and yo…
    - 29 Jan 15, 8:45pm -
  • As Yahoo slips further down, Apple reports record profits
    Comparing Yahoo! and Apple may seem like I’m comparing oranges and. . . well. . . apples but I think it’s more like a Tale of Two Cities. Though Yahoo is still having a tough time remaining relevant, we have to give them props for being internet…
    - 28 Jan 15, 10:05pm -
  • Football fans up the price tag on Super Sunday to $68 per person
    The average person spends $130 on Valentine’s Day. According to Bing, consumers will spend just about half that amount to celebrate another truly American holiday; Super Bowl Sunday. Bing says the average consumer will spend $68 on game day food, f…
    - 27 Jan 15, 10:36pm -
  • Twitter expands the meaning of ‘direct message’
    Twitter added two new features today; both designed to keep you on the platform for just a little bit longer. First, they’ve expanded the definition of a “Direct Message” so that it includes a conversation with up to 20 people. New! Use Direct…
    - 27 Jan 15, 9:34pm -
  • Logo flaunting is out; unbundling is in and other consumer insights
    Today’s informative marketing post is brought to you by a misread. That’s right. I found this extremely interesting report because I misread the headline on the press release; Mindshare North America Releases Annual Culture Vulture Trends Report.…
    - 26 Jan 15, 8:15pm -
  • Friday Round-Up: Twitter translates, Amazon wallet folds, and men are hanging out on Pinterest
    Another week is at an end and it’s been a week of change here at MarketingPilgrim. Out there, in the rest of the digital marketing world, not so much. Seems like everyone is caught in the January slump. . . .or worse. eBay gave their state of the u…
    - 23 Jan 15, 9:41pm -
  • Facebook collects Super Bowl mentions to beef up targeted ad campaigns
    Can’t plunk down $4.5 million for a 30-second Super Bowl TV ad? Perhaps, I could interest you in a less expensive Facebook Super Bowl ad, instead. Social media and Super Bowl go together like Budweiser and Doritos. In the lead up to the big game, t…
    - 22 Jan 15, 9:11pm -

TopRank Blog

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ShoeMoney

  • Revisiting The Adult Affiliate Marketing Niche With Ricky Ahuja
    Ricky Ahuja,  AKA the Turbanator, from clicksyndicate.com has been a mainstay at all affiliate marketing conferences I have ever been to.  If you have ever been to an Affiliate Summit I am sure you recognize him.  He is a great dude. Riki is the h…
    - 5 days ago, 30 Jul 15, 9:22pm -
  • The Best Methods For Building Your Professional Network
    One of the main advantages of building your professional network is that it can open new doors of opportunity for you. It’s great to study strategies and tactics, and to become knowledgeable about your industry, but it isn’t always about what you…
    - 6 days ago, 29 Jul 15, 1:21pm -
  • Join me LIVE today on the ShoeMoney Show with BuluBox
    Today on the ShoeMoney Show I will have my friend, founder, and CEO of BuluBox – Paul Jarett.    And you can join us live and ask questions (see below). Years ago when I had my office downtown Paul and his wife had rented a month to month super s…
    - 7 days ago, 28 Jul 15, 12:02pm -
  • Build Your Online Business With Brand Reputation In Mind
    Whether your business is big or small, brand reputation is hugely important. You need to be constantly thinking about how you want to be known and remembered by your leads, customers, and website visitors. Most business owners would probably say that…
    - 12 days ago, 23 Jul 15, 1:04pm -
  • How To Perfect Your Story To Get More PR Opportunities
    It might be cliché to say, but when it comes to branding and marketing, nothing is more important than your story. You’ve probably heard that before, but it bears repeating. So you’ve decided that you need to get covered by the media. It’s a g…
    - 19 days ago, 16 Jul 15, 2:31pm -
  • 10 Keys For Improving As A Speaker And Getting Speaking Opportunities
    Very few people are naturally-born speakers. The thing is, if you start doing more speaking engagements, you will become more recognized as an expert in your field. It can get you a lot more attention for your business too. So there are a lot of bene…
    - 27 days ago, 8 Jul 15, 12:54pm -
  • How To Find Potential Business Partners When You’re A “Nobody”
    Most entrepreneurs with any experience will tell you that finding a business partner isn’t easy. So, when you’re a “nobody”, that can present some additional challenges. You’re probably not going to be able to partner up with someone more k…
    - 34 days ago, 1 Jul 15, 11:00am -
  • Should You Sell Products, Use Ads, Or Be An Affiliate?
    There are a lot of different ways to make money online, and it can be hard to know what methods to choose for your specific blog or website. Some say products. Others say ads. Still others insist on affiliate marketing. Is there a right and a wrong,…
    - 40 days ago, 25 Jun 15, 7:06pm -
  • Beware Of Traffic Monsoon – Total Scam
    I been testing buying traffic from clixsense.com and doing very well –  however they don’t have very much tier 1 inventory.  After talking with their owner I am basically buying almost all of their traffic right now for english speaking countri…
    - 45 days ago, 20 Jun 15, 11:57pm -
  • How To Choose A Niche For A New Website
    Choosing the right niche for your new website could mean the difference between raking in the cash and not making any money. The good news about websites is that you can always start over. Even if you swing and miss the first time around, there are a…
    - 47 days ago, 18 Jun 15, 2:48pm -

John Battelle's Searchblog

  • NewCo Cincinnati Is Next Week. Here Are The Companies I’m Getting Inside
    The post NewCo Cincinnati Is Next Week. Here Are The Companies I’m Getting Inside appeared first on John Battelle's Search Blog.I know I rave about all the NewCo cities, but once again I am picking my companies from a new festival lineup – and…
    - 19 days ago, 16 Jul 15, 9:35pm -
  • Scaling Through Culture: WeWork and Blue Bottle (vs. Regus and Starbucks)
    The post Scaling Through Culture: WeWork and Blue Bottle (vs. Regus and Starbucks) appeared first on John Battelle's Search Blog.The way we work is changing. That statement seems self-evident to anyone involved in what I call the NewCo economy – w…
    - 48 days ago, 18 Jun 15, 5:48am -
  • Why Does Silicon Valley Like “Silicon Valley” So Much?
    The post Why Does Silicon Valley Like “Silicon Valley” So Much? appeared first on John Battelle's Search Blog.  HBO’s Silicon Valley, which concluded its second season last night, is an unmitigated hit amongst the Valley folk I’ve come to k…
    - 50 days ago, 16 Jun 15, 3:20am -
  • Forget Work Life Balance. It’s All About Work Life Integration
    The post Forget Work Life Balance. It’s All About Work Life Integration appeared first on John Battelle's Search Blog.Every so often (though less often than I’d like), I ask one of my team into my band room, a place I created five years ago wher…
    - 64 days ago, 1 Jun 15, 3:51pm -
  • Get Out, And Get Into Silicon Valley: SurveyMonkey, Google, GoPro, FlipBoard, & So Many More
    The post Get Out, And Get Into Silicon Valley: SurveyMonkey, Google, GoPro, FlipBoard, & So Many More appeared first on John Battelle's Search Blog.New York is in the can (what a great event!) and next up, for those of us in the US anyway, is NewCo…
    - 74 days ago, 23 May 15, 2:56am -
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    - 100 days ago, 27 Apr 15, 4:16am -
  • My Schedule For NewCo New York 2015
    The post My Schedule For NewCo New York 2015 appeared first on John Battelle's Search Blog.Have you ever been to a music festival, and found yourself overwhelmed by too many great choices? Look at Coachella, for example. There are six stages to chos…
    - 10 Apr 15, 12:00am -
  • Integrations (and Metaservices) For The Win
    The post Integrations (and Metaservices) For The Win appeared first on John Battelle's Search Blog.What makes for a truly NewCo business? I’ve been giving this question a lot of thought the past six or so months, leading to posts like Maybe The B…
    - 4 Apr 15, 8:01pm -
  • What’s NewCo? These Videos Will Help
    The post What’s NewCo? These Videos Will Help appeared first on John Battelle's Search Blog.The NewCo festival model is counter-intuitive, so we made these videos to help explain what the fuss is all about. I thought I’d share them here. The fir…
    - 31 Mar 15, 7:24pm -
  • A Few Questions For Publishers Contemplating Facebook As A Platform
    The post A Few Questions For Publishers Contemplating Facebook As A Platform appeared first on John Battelle's Search Blog.Well, it’s happening. According to no less authoritative source than The New York Times, The New York Times is preparing to…
    - 24 Mar 15, 4:57am -

SEO Theory

  • Why Some Internal Pages are Not Getting Indexed or Cached
    A common problem, the apparent inability of some pages on a Website to appear in a major search index, brings up the usual list of suspects in most discussions but sometimes the people who ask for help don’t come back…Read more →
    - 24 days ago, 11 Jul 15, 4:51pm -
  • How to Assess the Risks of Highly Scalable White Hat Link Building
    From time to time Ahrefs has linked to SEO Theory through its marketing feeds aggregator.   I have always considered these to be high-value links because they drive traffic from a Website that a lot of people trust.  I have…Read more →
    - 26 days ago, 10 Jul 15, 3:44am -
  • Yes, .@google, It Is Completely Natural to Ask for Links
    The Google Portuguese Webmaster blog has stirred up some emotion in the SEO community with a suggestion to owners of penalized sites not to buy, sell, or ask for links. Nos casos de links artificiais para o seu site, isso…Read more →
    - 27 days ago, 8 Jul 15, 3:38pm -
  • 5 Reasons Why You Cannot Use Science to Show How Links Influence Search Results
    Reason No. 1: You Use A Correlation Study to Reverse Engineer a Complex Algorithm You cannot reverse engineer Google’s algorithm but some people still try to do that.  Because Google makes “thousands of changes” to its crawling, indexing, an…
    - 49 days ago, 16 Jun 15, 2:10pm -
  • Why Do Google Employees Keep Spreading False Information on HTTPS?
    HTTPS does not protect user privacy.  Anyone who tells you it does either does not understand how the Internet works or they are lying to you.  I don’t know why anyone should lie about HTTPS so let’s just say that a…Read more →
    - 50 days ago, 15 Jun 15, 1:00pm -
  • 1001 Lessons I Have Learned from 16 Years of SEO
    Lesson Number 1: Never Trust a Headline on a Blog According to conventional wisdom, “recent research”, all your favorite blogging experts, and everyone’s favorite Internet-savvy great-grandma, using odd numbers in article headlines increases so…
    - 63 days ago, 2 Jun 15, 6:45pm -
  • Results of an Experiment Using 301 and 302 Redirects
    How do the major search engines like Bing and Google handle redirects?  We have run so many experiments through the years that one might expect everyone to be on the same page about this.  Then again, as search algorithms change,…Read more →
    - 64 days ago, 1 Jun 15, 1:47pm -
  • How to Include High Quality Signals on Your Website
    Set aside your lists of “Google Ranking Factors”. Set aside your expectations of “rankings”, “traffic”, and “conversions”. Just look at your Website and ask yourself, “Of all the sites I look at every day, is this one the best I…R…
    - 75 days ago, 21 May 15, 12:00pm -

StepForth

  • SEO 101 Podcast – Episode 225 – July 1st, 2015
    Google adding “Quotes” into Search results without citing sources; John Muller goes deep into Reconsideration Requests, When asked about why some penalties are lifted faster than others, JohnMu gives a long detailed answer. Trends now updates…
    - 34 days ago, 1 Jul 15, 9:38pm -
  • SEO 101 Podcast – Episode 224 – June 24th, 2015
    Google Says It May Unverify Inactive Local Business Listings if businesses  haven’t logged in within six months.  Plus they discuss syndicated content at the request of a SEO 101 Google+ community member as Ross Dunn and John Carcutt discuss a p…
    - 41 days ago, 24 Jun 15, 8:38pm -
  • SEO 101 Podcast – Episode 223 – June 3rd, 2015
    Ross Dunn and John Carcutt followup on their discussion on Social Media Can Impact Your SEO. They debunk what they dont think applies from increased domain rankings to personalized results to relevant keywords and more. This June 3rd SEO 101 podcast…
    - 62 days ago, 3 Jun 15, 11:01pm -
  • SEO 101 Podcast – Episode 222 – May 27th, 2015
    Ross Dunn and John Carcutt go through 8 Ways Social Media Can Impact Your SEO. They go through the list below: Brand Awareness: “people who have heard about you on social media search in Google for branded keywords” – no = search behavior Link…
    - 69 days ago, 27 May 15, 10:58pm -
  • SEO 101 Podcast – Episode 221 – May 20th, 2015
    Hosts Ross Dunn and John Carcutt dive into Google’s thin content and Hub Pages as well as chat about more Panda news.   This May 20th SEO 101 podcast is available now: listen or download (right click and save). You can also find all past shows …
    - 76 days ago, 20 May 15, 10:57pm -
  • SEO 101 Podcast – Episode 220 – May 13th, 2015
    On Today’s show hosts Ross Dunn and John Carcutt discuss their 5000 mark on Google+ along with buying Domains and the reasons why Mobilegeddon happened in the first place. This May 13th SEO 101 podcast is available now: listen or download (right…
    - 83 days ago, 13 May 15, 10:56pm -
  • SEO 101 Podcast – Episode 219– May 6th, 2015
    Why did Mobilegedon Happen? Ross and John analyze the US Winners and Losers from the Mobile Search Update … SearchMetrics analyzes the data …plus, Google Forcing Users to Google Maps Lite Now, Users are Upset. Also, Google Mobile Search Tests Col…
    - 90 days ago, 6 May 15, 10:55pm -
  • SEO 101 Podcast – Episode 218 – Apr 22nd, 2015
    Ross Dunn, host of SEO 101 speaks with Brasco of WebmasterRadio.FM about the upcoming changes with Google and “Mobilegeddon” during a special “Live” edition of the program this week.   This April 22nd SEO 101 podcast is available now: liste…
    - 22 Apr 15, 9:51pm -
  • SEO 101 Podcast – Episode 217 – Apr 15th, 2015
    Neither Penguin or Panda are on a rolling update schedule. .. both are currently Manual Updates and Panda has not been updated in over 6 months.  Google working on a completely separate Index for Mobile. Tablets not considered “Mobile” by Googl…
    - 15 Apr 15, 9:49pm -
  • SEO 101 Podcast – Episode 216 – Apr 1st, 2015
    New Info on the Google Mobile Algo Roll-out: Will be a Yes/No flag no Grey areas. More discussion about whether it will impact Desktop search. Will roll out over a few Days (a week) Google News not going to see the Mobile update yet. Also, a Doorway…
    - 1 Apr 15, 9:47pm -

Andy Beards SEO Blog

  • BUG: Google Now Counting Open Graph Tags For Canonicalization?
    First of all I want to pay my condolences to Bobbi Kristina Brown on the death of your mother.When I heard the news I immediately went to Google to find out more information.Tags: CanonicalizationThe post BUG: Google Now Counting Open Graph Tags…
    - 12 Feb 12, 5:57am -
  • SEO Sanitation From A Cleaner of Other People’s $#!+
    I often liken what I occasionally do to being a cleaner of other people’s $#!+ and in some ways that is what I do in my role as Product Manager at uQast (we are just starting our chartered launch), tracking down bugs & designing features that solve…
    - 10 Feb 12, 8:10pm -
  • Dear @twittercomms – A Basic Search Query For Your Engineers
    I am not sure why Twitter engineers are struggling with this, and potentially misleading tech journalists (and even some well respected SEOs) with the SEO issues hampering the indexation of Twitter.comTags: SEO Blog, twitterThe post Dear @twitterc…
    - 24 Jan 12, 6:34am -
  • Really Evil – The “Don’t Be Evil” Bookmarklet
    It is not as benign as you might think.http://media.andybeard.eu/really-evil.mp4Some of the points raised in the videoWe need to avoid a cartel of top sites with limited access, especially with Ggoogle and Facebook currently buying ads from each…
    - 24 Jan 12, 1:56am -
  • Updated: Facebook & Twitter – Lucky To Be In Google At All
    Facebook & Twitter have some of the worst landing pages on the web.At least if you look at it from a search engine perspective, who should assume that every visitor isn’t a member of the site they are referencing in the search engine.Tags: cloak…
    - 12 Jan 12, 12:14am -
  • Open Video To Google – Please Reinstate Chrome
    Dear GoogleYour recent decision to invoke a manual penalty on the download page for Google Chrome will have lasting ramifications for the whole of online marketing, whether display advertising, affiliate marketing, and other performance marketing su…
    - 4 Jan 12, 8:29pm -
  • Google Buzz SEO – Evidence Buzz Now Used For Indexing
    I have been testing whether links posted in Google Buzz pass PageRank or at the very least can help with indexation of content since 22nd February 2010I didn’t write a blog post about it, but I did write something exclusive for my readers on Googl…
    - 8 Jun 11, 4:20pm -
  • rel=”author” is Same-Site Only
    I managed to ping Google’s @mattcutts after the announcement of rel=”author” support from Google on Twitter and he clarified the use case a little.As Twitter’s search is still so terrible at finding things I am adding the conversation here.…
    - 7 Jun 11, 5:55pm -
  • Google +1 & The Problem With Canonicalization Of Votes
    Google launched their +1 button today. Lots of people have writeups but I suppose they have had prior access in some way. Heres one on Search Engine Land for instance.But one thing I haven’t read about anywhere are the technical implications of +1…
    - 2 Jun 11, 7:55am -
  • Video Exclusive: Has Google Given Twitter a Cloaking Penalty?
    It seems Google has given Twitter some kind of penalty, possibly for cloaking.Watch this video for the detailsHas Google Given Twitter a Cloaking Penalty?This Video Is ProtectedMore about Andys Storeby AndyTo check the c…
    - 8 May 11, 10:26pm -

Graywolfs SEO Blog

  • Why Google Doesn’t Like to Talk About Updates
    One of the recurring themes I’ve been seeing in the past few months, comes from web publishers trying to confirm when and where Google updates actually happen. This type of thing has been going on for years and it’s not a new topic, what is new i…
    - 88 days ago, 8 May 15, 4:13pm -
  • Why You Should Avoid Numbers in Your URL
    While linkbait posts aren’t as popular as they once were, top 10 lists have been popular ever since Moses came down from the mount with his top 10 list of “thou shalt nots.” Magazines like Rolling Stone will always have top 500 playlists and AF…
    - 5 Aug 14, 1:47pm -
  • How Google Plans to Steal More of Your Traffic
    At the SMX Advanced Conference in June of 2014, Danny Sullivan had a Question and Answer session with Matt Cutts. During this session, Matt did a live search demo that, in my opinion, demonstrated that Google wants to take the search traffic it’s c…
    - 24 Jun 14, 4:33pm -
  • Reviews: Author HReview Plugin
    Google’s current algorithm tends to favor sites with reviews, especially sites with review data that have the proper markup. However, for many small sites or sites that are concerned about the problems associated with user generated reviews, this c…
    - 11 Sep 13, 5:10pm -
  • How to Speed Up Your WordPress Website
    Right now, wordpress is running on over 10 million websites, or just over 18% of the websites currently on the internet. While wordpress isn’t without its problems, there’s no denying it’s a popular, easy to set up, and easy to use CMS. However…
    - 5 Sep 13, 2:05pm -
  • Why Simple Websites Will Always Lead to Better SEO
    Earlier this year it was discovered that Google was having a problem crawling Apple’s website and, as a result, direct links to apps weren’t showing in the results. The next few days involved lots of finger pointing, blame shuffling, and hang wr…
    - 15 Aug 13, 5:14pm -
  • How Google Continues to Kill Organic Results
    As someone who has been involved in the search industry for over a decade, one of the things that really bothers me is how Google is slowly but inevitably taking all of the “above the fold” organic search result space and giving it to paid result…
    - 13 Aug 13, 5:04pm -
  • Why You Should Blog Less and Update More
    While there aren’t many marketers who still feel you need to blog everyday, most will agree that you should blog often for a variety of reasons. However, I’m going suggest that it might be time to bring that sacred cow to the slaughter house and…
    - 26 Feb 13, 5:49pm -
  • How to Build an Affiliate Website Google Doesn’t Hate
    In over a decade of working on websites I’ve see a lot of affiliate websites. Some were good but a lot were very bad. In this post, I’ll share my experiences about what I think Google is looking for and the common traits of things I’ve seen fai…
    - 21 Feb 13, 5:50pm -
  • The Role Social Media Plays In Crawling a Website
    There have been many debates about the value social media plays in having content rank. While nothing has been definitively resolved, it has been shown to be beneficial in the short term. In this post I’d like to take a look at a different aspect:…
    - 19 Feb 13, 6:00pm -

Local SEO Guide

  • newFacebook Likes You To Eat Local
      Last week I was scrolling through the Notifications feed on Facebook’s iOS app and was surprised to see the above “Nearby Places for Breakfast” list showing 3 restaurants in the area with their hours, rating, price, etc. Hitting the “see m…
    - 1 day ago, 3 Aug 15, 2:53pm -
  • How To Scale Google My Business Support for Enterprises
    Managing multiple GMB accounts is a tricky beast. I shared a few tips on SearchEngineLand for how we do it. See How To Scale Google My Business Support for Enterprises Like a Boss. TL:DR version: Hire people who know what they’re doing Have an esca…
    - 29 days ago, 6 Jul 15, 5:13pm -
  • How Did Thumbtack Get Out Of The SEO Penalty Box?
    The SEM Post and Search Engine Land are both reporting that Thumbtack.com has experienced a seemingly complete recovery after receiving a manual link hammer to the head from Google (they don’t like the term “penalty”) which rendered the site a…
    - 49 days ago, 16 Jun 15, 5:50pm -
  • Google My Business Locations Down To Two Categories?
    This morning we noticed Google My Business Locations starting to toss “error” messages whenever you are saving a location that has more then two categories. Here is a location with no errors when saved (and only two categories): And here is what…
    - 56 days ago, 9 Jun 15, 10:37pm -
  • Thumbtack’s Teachable SEO Moment
    It’s kind of big news in the Local SEO biz that Thumbtack.com* has received a manual action penalty from Google for unnatural linkbuilding. If you study Thumbtack’s backlink profile or read some of the articles on the subject, you can see that pe…
    - 56 days ago, 9 Jun 15, 2:45pm -

Friday Traffic Report

  • Product Review: Speed Blogging Absolutely Rocks!
    I was one of the very first people to create curation software that worked with WordPress.  It was called CurationSoft and it revolutionized blogging when it came out.  So I know what I’m talking about when it comes to curation and blog marketing…
    - 21 days ago, 15 Jul 15, 3:07am -
  • How To Dream BIG!
    How “Big” can you think? How wild can your dreams of success get? Do you keep yourself in check and only allow yourself to dream what you’ve been told is possible? Most people do. That’s why most people marvel at the accomplishments of peop…
    - 22 days ago, 14 Jul 15, 4:37am -
  • How To Turn YouTube Views Into Leads
    Now that there are about a million different video creation products, like Video Maker FX, and Easy Sketch Pro, there’s no excuse not to have a rockin’ YouTube channel with lots of views coming in. The next question everyone has once they’ve cr…
    - 22 days ago, 13 Jul 15, 9:42pm -
  • The Importance of June 24th – Find Your Greatness
    Today, June 24th is an important benchmark as just seven days from now the year will be 50% complete. That’s right, two quarters down, and the third one about to tee up. I can assure you that all Sales Managers, Stock Analysts and Fortune 500 Execu…
    - 41 days ago, 24 Jun 15, 3:19pm -
  • Would You Put Your Dog In Charge Of Your Business?
      I love my dog Mojo.  He is the best companion ever and he converts dog food into equal parts love and joy in their purest form.  But Mojo, like most dogs, loves squirrels.  He simply cannot handle it when a squirrel bounds across our paths duri…
    - 59 days ago, 6 Jun 15, 7:25pm -
  • A Walk In The Woods
    “There’s a space where you have to let go, and let the beauty of Creation come through you.” ~ Terri TallTree I was walking through the park this morning, as I do every morning, and I finally stopped to snap this picture.  Something about t…
    - 68 days ago, 28 May 15, 3:03pm -
  • Ultralight Marketing, The Re-Birth of Conversation, and Packing Light For Better Results
    People are desperate.  And that’s great news when you have the solution.  In this short guide, learn how to cut the excess, ineffective junk from your marketing and get back to basics to pull your business forward. (Hint:  practically everything…
    - 73 days ago, 23 May 15, 5:32pm -
  • The Story Leverage Sessions with David Bullock
    My buddy David Bullock just finished a Tedx talk on the “4 Stories to 10x Your Life.”  It is the basis of our recent sessions called “Story Leverage.” At first you might not see the connection to you and your business.  But watch the video,…
    - 76 days ago, 20 May 15, 4:01pm -
  • What One Thing has made more millionaires online than anything else?
    If you look at just about any “guru” in the internet marketing space and ask:  “What one thing made their business successful?”, do you know what the answer would almost unanimously be? JOINT VENTURES! Seriously, think about some of the t…
    - 21 Apr 15, 5:32pm -
  • New Lifestyle Entrepreneurs Group Forming…
    We’re starting a great group on Facebook and are inviting YOU to participate! It is called Motivation to Profit Lifestyle Entrepreneurs Group. We’ll be discussing anything and everything related to building businesses that support the lives of o…
    - 11 Apr 15, 2:23pm -