Go long-tail and forget onsite SEO

This may seem like a simple feature, but it's one that's commonly neglected and much more important than most people realize, because of the way PageRank ‘flows' throughout a site. You would identify a dozen target keywords or so, and use them on a rotating basis in all your titles …

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Never underestimate the influence of authority sites

Offering your content in multiple languages - Your potential linkers might not all speak English, so get your content translated as soon as possible. When you do this, remember to submit to non-English directories as mentioned above! There are a few things that feed into this but I think the most …

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My thoughts on keyword stuffing

Google Panda primarily addressed the issue of thin, low quality content on websites. Many large scale brands still worry about the effect thin and duplicate content has on their sites, and they take careful (sometimes drastic) steps to avoid it. First, improved search engine rankings will ultimately drive more organic …

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Start simple, but don't forget organic links

It can be a good idea to put yourself in your customers' shoes, particularly if you're hoping to get your content shared across social media. The more your content focuses on your niche, the easier it is for the crawlers to index and categorize and decide how relevant and serious …

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What everyone ought to know about CTR

Writing blog content is one of the best ways to generate traffic and inbound links to your site. Marketers who blog consistently see up to 97% more organic links generated for their site. Guest blogging greatly contributes to that number if you've made that part of your content marketing strategy …

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How to focus on link building

Click through rate is a good indicator of whether you're attracting the right or wrong website visitors and if your website content is what your website visitors are looking for. If you're attracting the wrong audience or your webpage content isn't interesting, relevant or useful to the audience, your CTR …

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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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The truth about duplication

Relevance versus authority: these two metrics are always at the forefront of a link builder's mind. Links from trustworthy sites signal to search engines that your site is trustworthy too. Effective link building is now about trust and popularity. Only a high-quality backlink works in this model. Members of the …

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