If you are in the SEO game then you have probably heard this many times – get quality links to your site.
This is important.
Having quality backlinks will help your site become more trustful and increase your page rank.
Even having just some quality links on your site can positively change your ranking.
Are you in a niche that’s so damn competitive no one’s willing to link to you?
If so, the Little Big Horn strategy of link building might just be your answer.
Read on if you:
Are in a highly competitive niche Struggle to get links from blogs within your niche Want to outrank your competition […]
SEO: the final frontier.
These are the lessons of search engine optimization.
SEO can be difficult to understand, but all hope is not lost. You can learn how to best optimize your site, and we can help you.
Here are a few tips for you, taught by examples taken straight from Star Trek.
Google’s consistent updates to their search algorithm have become a thing of legend, with an average of 2-3 updates per month so far this year, and each one of them affecting some 12-40% of search.
On September 26, Google announced that they had rolled out Hummingbird, an entirely new search algorithm that affects as much […]
When we’re looking at SEO and what we need to do in order to achieve as high a place in Google’s rankings for our keywords as possible, it is easy to forget that Google is a business with consumers to satisfy.
At the end of the day, any changes Google makes to algorithms, or manual […]
Small business owners are being courted, almost on a daily basis about the latest SEO offerings from companies from across the world.
From the spammy email sent on a bulk basis to face-to-face consultations that take place at networking meetings, entrepreneurs can’t go anywhere without hearing about SEO.
The problem is, no matter how SEO […]
What SEO tricks are they doing that you aren't?
Have you ever sat scratching your head and wondering what your competitors are doing that you aren't?
They seem to be doing better than you, building more links and rising through the search engine ranks to beat you out of the top spots for keywords you […]
In the age of the Internet, a company cannot survive without a web presence. Unfortunately, not having an easy to find web presence is almost as bad as not having one at all.
Search engine optimization (SEO) is meant to move a website higher up on search engine rankings, but it’s essential for a business owner to understand exactly why this is important.
Those who make the decision to implement SEO practices will quickly learn that it’s one of the greatest marketing moves they’ve ever made. This articles explains the benefits of SEO.
SEO Trek – Our quest to boldy go where Google is going! In this episode our crew encounters a terrifying space anomaly. It defies the laws of physics and grammar!
If you've been tasked with managing a team of SEO professionals then this blog post is for you.
If you're a webmaster who is outsourcing SEO work to a 3rd party agency or contractor this post is also for you. In SEO like many business ventures, if you have the right talent and can coordinate […]
There are a number of SEO tools available for you out there. Those tools typically automate time consuming SEO research and monitoring tasks for you.
While each tool has its own feature set, here are some of the features you'll find in many of them:
They'll analyze your page content for specific keywords, and give […]
Ross Dempsey is the Head of Marketing for Glasgoweb, an SEO company in Glasgow who also offers web design, PPC and graphic design services across the UK. Ross’ particular expertise lies in SEO, PPC, Social Media and Analytics.
In this guest post Ross shares 10 tips for SEO agencies on how to put your best […]
Forums are an excellent way to easily build backlinks to your website. Not only can you get backlinks by simply contributing to a community, you can also drive traffic from these forums by listing your website in your forum signature! Here is a list of the top 7 high PR forums that you should be […]
An essential aspect of creativity is not being afraid to fail. -Edwin Land
In the SEO world, we often get caught up with what’s going to happen with recent Google updates, rankings, errors, conversions, traffic, and a whole slew of other issues. But, in the midst of this hailstorm, we often forget that in the […]
The perfect length for an article is something that is hotly debated among SEOs. Recently there has been quite a lot of talk about how longer articles are more effective and it seems that a lot of people think Google has a preference for articles that are 700 to 800 words and above.
This content […]
I'm always surprised to see how many people think they are doing SEO, but they aren't actually tracking their efforts.
They are doing their keyword research, optimizing their site, spending time link building, etc etc. But then they call it a day.
They don't take the time to properly track their results, so they aren't […]
If you want your blog posts to perform as well as they can in Google and the other major search engines, you should follow a proven template that will give Google what it wants to see.
There are 7 basic elements that will make your blog post ideal for a good ranking Word Count
Google announced that the algorithm changes from the so-called ‘Farmer Update’ are being rolled out internationally. But that’s not all.
They’ve added a new feature to their ranking algorithm, and it basically says:
If users let Google know they don’t like your site, your ranking will suffer.
Google’s Amit Singhal explained it this way:
Here’s a powerful tool to SEO-analyze competing web sites and to research markets: Aaron Wall’s SEO toolbar for Firefox. Without doubt a must have tool for internet marketers.
A Long Tail Keyword Phrase? Here’s the real twist… Some of the marketers who do get lucky and get a high listing for one of their main keyword phrases still don’t see the long-term rewards they had thought they would achieve with a top search engine listing for a popular keyword. And it’s all due to not focusing on the “long-tail”.
Can your web site really compete with more than 1 Trillion pages on the web? Here’s some good news: Unlike what most people think it actually isn’t that hard to get a good search engine position. There are 3 simple things every web site owner can do to increase his visibility on the search result pages…