Make it sufficiently broad in terms of 301 redirects

Getting a higher search engine ranking translates to more clicks on your page, and through that, more paying customers. When your business information is consistent across different listings and pages, it verifies for both search engines and patients that you are who you say you are. This document should contain …

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Why most people will never be great at nofollow links

Over the years, SEOs have become really good at understanding keyword intent and segmenting the marketing strategy to match intent. They don't understand that it has an impact, how to leverage it, what to do with it, why it has the value that it has, and frankly why you can …

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More importance is given to landing pages

From Google's point of view, it is not advisable to place the actual content of the page below the fold. Your role when writing content is to give them the information they're looking for and to make them feel satisfied and happy that they found your page. In this scenario …

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Clarification about search engine spiders

You certainly don't want to see your visitors land on your home page and immediately bounce off of it. Your goal is to get your readers to go deeper into your site to learn more about how you can help them with the products/services you provide. Selecting the appropriate …

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A do-it-yourself guide to webmaster tools

By participating in existing chat rooms (simultaneous, online conversations with multiple people) or message boards (messages posted and read at any time), you can spread the word subtly. The SEO updates depend upon Google's algorithm updates. We all know that Google is the pioneer in the search marketing, different Google …

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How to survive your first encounter with scraping

Listening to industry experts and their predictions allows you to look for patterns (i.e., opportunity). The percentage of people who respond to banner ads steadily shrinks. If you can't firmly work out who you're targeting, what message you're sending out and what the purpose of your content is going …

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Using trust rank strategies like the pros

A crawler is a Search Engine bot or a Search Engine spider that travels all around the web looking out for new pages ready to be indexed. In this scenario, the web can be considered as an entire country and the spiders/bots of Google stop at every destination to …

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Why CTR matters

After you complete your Google SEO keyword research and have a list of Google SEO keywords you want to target, it's time to write! Your SEO keywords need to appear in your content - just don't overdo it or your content will look spammy. A concrete visual displays something recognizable as …

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Why most people will never be great at web portals

Let's discuss each of these in turn. While there are lots of ways people can get off track with search engine optimization, here are a few very common issues I see. The good news is each item can be avoided. Let's say that you run a goat farm in Detroit …

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Cracking the googlebot crawlers code

Also, you need to remember that to us, quality is subjective, but to Google, quality is a calculated determination courtesy of their Panda update. It's true, that a few duplicates on your site won't hurt you, Google is clever enough to filter them out, but when you reach a large …

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Essential indexes for your backlinks

The Panda update (most recent update July 2015) scans your site's content and rewards high quality, unique content and penalises sites with low quality, thin content by not ranking it highly in the SERPs (search engine results pages). Let's not forget the speed of your site, not just because we …

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Quick tips regarding white hat SEO

If you want your website to rank well and stay penalty-free, building new links is not enough. You need to take care of your backlink profile and disavow all the spammy links. Rational appeals rely on consumers actively processing the information presented in the content. Like it or not, your …

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Reasons why you cannot learn keywords well

Google research has found that many queries are seasonal and can therefore be fairly reliably predicted. Before April 2012, one could easily buy his ranking position. A little bit of these and a little bit of those links, and you could manage ranking on the first search engine results page …

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The benefits of non reciprocal links to your search marketing strategy

If you are in a serious business (or any other entity), always buy domains with more than a one-year registration period. Some consider using company insiders to be unethical, which means care should be taken before starting such programs. For instance, in many Asian countries, white, not black, signifies death …

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Warning: These mistakes could destroy your mobile search

As people spend greater amounts of time on social media, the amount of online buzz about SEO also rises. By properly using HTML tags, on-page linking, and internal backlinking, you can streamline your site to best serve your customers. By creating relevant content that guides users through the marketing funnel …

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What can Twitter teach you about SEM

Google has several bots: Googlebot (desktop), Googlebot (mobile), Googlebot Video, Googlebot Images, Googlebot News. For most websites, the Googlebots for desktop and mobile are the most important bots. when writing for the internet, break up your paragraphs as often as possible. Lots of white space makes reading text on mobile …

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What your mum didn't tell you about quality

Invest time and efforts into guest blogging as well while maintaining an active blog on your site. Choose relevant, popular websites for your guest posts and embed intelligent links in your article. Initially, add one backlink per post that adds value to the content and is pertinent to the underlying …

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