Why Your Blog Needs SEO
FEBRUARY 27, 2017
In the second part of our three-part series on the What, How and Why of SEO and how it relates to your blog, we’ll be exploring why your blog needs SEO (you can find the first post SEO For Bloggers: A Basic Explanation here ). You can have a blog filled with great writing and information, but if no one reads it, all you have is a diary. Be Searched.
SEO Tips for Infinite Scrolling
APRIL 16, 2013
Don’t Forget SEO. This creates an obstacle for SEO. This type of progressive enhancement is good for usability as well as SEO. Blog Tag Optimization Tips for News Sites. SEO Guidelines for Sponsored Content and Partner Links. Infinite scrolling has been growing in popularity with various forms being utilized on a variety of sites. Mashable is a Good Example.
5 Power Tips for Writing Killer Blog Headlines for SEO and People
APRIL 9, 2014
Categories: Blog , blogging , Content Creation , Content Marketing , Social Media & SEO Tags: blogging , content marketing , seo and headlines , tips for good headlines , Write Great Headlines , writing great headlines How to write blog headlines that get found and shared! Read more. ).
How Google+ Could Affect SEO
NOVEMBER 30, 2011
Here is a discussion of how Google+ could affect SEO. Organizations ranging from Dallas SEO organizations to major tech blogs such as Mashable are watching as Google implements Google+. Social Media Web Analytics Google google plus seo google+ seoGoogle HQ is constantly looking for ways to improve the quality of searches. Circles. Quality of Posts. Conclusion.
5 Ways that Social Media Impacts SEO
AUGUST 21, 2012
Here are five ways that social media impacts SEO, or more specifically search engine visibility, rankings and traffic: 1. This is a necessary step to combat spam but it takes away the SEO value of the links. Ultimately it is about establishing things like trust, credibility, popularity, influence and topical authority, all of which are good for both SEO and social media marketing.
8 Critical SEO and Digital Marketing Opportunities
OCTOBER 14, 2015
I’ve been enjoying a needed break from blogging this year but I thought it was time to pop my head up and share some thoughts. So I put together a round-up of current SEO and digital marketing trends that offer good opportunities for publishers. It also comes with SEO risk factors, so it is critical to build safeguards into all syndication contracts. Google News.
Beyond SEO: The Power of Brand Building
JANUARY 13, 2015
By Jeremy Durant With content creation there is an obsession with SEO—and rightfully so. But SEO—particularly around keywords and phrases—may not be the end all, be all. As you develop a blog content editorial calendar, always start with your core services. Also, if you write for brand rather than SEO, the messaging will be more coherent and compelling. You do.
The Importance of Content Marketing When Building SEO Strategies [Infographic]
NOVEMBER 27, 2012
With the following blog post, I would like to present SEKARI Research and Social Optimization Agency’s infographic which introduces an additional aspect of the importance of content marketing – its contribution to brands’ SEO strategies. More than 50 % of consumers say that blogs have influenced their purchase decisions. Content Marketing: Dos and Dont’s [Report].
7 Local SEO Mistakes You Do Not Want To Make
JANUARY 29, 2013
You’re at your wit’s end working and spending your hard earned money on your website’s local SEO rankings, yet nothing seems to be working. Local SEO, when done right, can tap into markets that are willing and interested in your business. In this post, let’s take a look at some local SEO mistakes you do not want to commit. You copy-paste your content.
Use Google Authorship to Improve SEO and Drive Traffic
APRIL 14, 2013
Blogging Brand Branding Google Google Plus Search SEO google plus Don’t miss a huge branding opportunity: Link your Google+ profile to the content you create Google is looking to put user identity at the forefront of a number of its products, including search. They are trying new ways to authenticate quality links.
How to Do an SEO-Friendly Blogging
FEBRUARY 9, 2016
Your blog might become a really powerful weapon if it is developed with correct search optimization strategy. Blogs are considered to be the 5 th most trusted source of information given online, thus blogging is the best way to increase brand recognition, build authority and get more quality leads. Sufficient SEO knowledge will sky rocket your performance you aim at.
SEO Strategies: Optimisation Ideas for Your Google+ Page
MARCH 23, 2012
Tweet Guest post written by Emma Tomlinson , who is the Head of Retail at Smart Traffic, a SEO consulting company based in Bristol delivering successful campaigns to both SMEs and major brands. 1 Buttons – Make sure you add your official website, webpages, e-mail newsletters, and blog with these to get the count mentioned previously. Now, you do not have to work on it within a day.
5 Ways Your Social Media Posts Improve Your SEO
Convince & Convert
NOVEMBER 16, 2016
But the experience of industry professionals has been universal—highly engaged content has much greater SEO value than do less popular pages. Here are five ways to ensure your social media posting helps your SEO. But before you consider paying a shady SEO company to boost your follower count, take note that quality matters. And that makes sense. highlight to tweet).
Four SEO Tips for WordPress Websites
DECEMBER 7, 2012
If you work with WordPress, or you’re considering building a website on the platform, you will have probably wondered about SEO and whether there is anything specific you can do to optimize your site. The answer is that there are a number of SEO techniques you can use that are especially effective for WordPress sites. Get an SEO Plugin. Optimize Your Page URLs.
Do Social Signals Drive SEO?
Convince & Convert
OCTOBER 30, 2014
You just hit hit publish on that great new blog post. There is so much speculation about how social media and SEO interact, but what’s the real story? There are three basic problems with this theory: Google has repeatedly denied that they are using social signals for SEO ranking purposes. Links are still a major driver of SEO. So Does This Really Drive SEO?
Monday Roundup: SEO Tips
JUNE 24, 2013
On today’s roundup, we’re talking SEO (search engine optimization). Enduring Questions on Press Releases and SEO. Why: In this guest post for WUL, Jessica Torres shares how she made her blog Cavy Savvy a success using smart SEO. vs. Black Hat SEO. How To Move Your Blog Post Up In Search Results. Writing Effective Alt Text For SEO.
Your PR SEO Super Powers
MARCH 1, 2017
While search engine optimization (SEO) and PR have been buddies for a while now, never… Read More.
14 Blog Writing Tips for Creating SEO-Friendly Blog Posts
MAY 1, 2013
If you’re in charge of your company’s blog, SEO is just as important for you as creating quality content that inspires engagement and generates leads. After you slave and sweat over writing those high-quality articles your readers love, use this checklist of 14 blog writing tips to properly optimize your blog posts. Link to Other Blog Posts. Publish Regularly.
Maximize Blog Traffic with Top 27 SEO Plugins
JUNE 20, 2014
Want to maximize your blog traffic? In my last post, I touched on how using these 27 must use SEO tools can deliver incredible content marketing results, and they really can – I hope you found the post useful. Today, I list 27 of the best search engine optimization plugins available for those looking to get more traffic to their blogs. Yoast WordPress SEO. SEO Ultimate.
3 Ways to Transform Your Blog Into a SEO Machine
Convince & Convert
AUGUST 20, 2013
While this may be perfectly fine for a family event or a toddler that doesn’t know the difference, who wants to put time and effort into a business blog if readers aren’t showing up? Over 80% of blogs stagnate with no traffic and few readers but, like Jillian’s birthday party, the problem often lies with how people are invited to participate. Search Engine Optimization (SEO).
Editorial SEO Tactics for the Newsroom
JANUARY 12, 2011
By now most editorial sites are employing basic SEO best practices in the newsroom but how many are taking full advantage of every opportunity? To be successful an editorial staff needs to do more do more than just optimize headlines and title tags; there are a wide range of editorial SEO tactics that need to be employed. What other SEO tactics should newsrooms employ?
Eight Common Blogging Mistakes
AUGUST 9, 2012
We created an editorial calendar and everyone was responsible for blogging, from the interns on up through me. Our goal was to blog about the silly things people do to hurt the perception of the PR industry and perpetuate the “spin doctor” image. So I’ve created a list of eight things to consider while you’re blogging. Use an SEO helper. Disaster.
Five Ways to Improve Your Local SEO
JULY 26, 2012
This week our guest posts focus on the latest trends in SEO. Every day, more companies learn a bit more about SEO,and every day, competition for website traffic increases. For small businesses dependent on location, local SEO has become one of the most important search tactics, especially after the recent Panda update. Five Ways to Improve Your Local SEO using Google+.
Increase Your Business With Social Media and SEO
The Realtime Report
SEPTEMBER 29, 2016
Increase Your Business With Social Media and SEO. If you want to improve your business, then you need to use social media along with your SEO strategies. Many businesses feel that since they have a SEO plan in place, they don’t need to leverage the power of social media. Another advantage that social media as a SEO strategy provides is that you get many backlinks.
SEO PowerSuite – Everything You Need for Your Website’s SEO
DECEMBER 3, 2014
One thing that generally drives me nuts about SEO tools is the waiting game. For this review, I set up the Mac-version of SEO PowerSuite in ten minutes. The SEO PowerSuite Toolset. Now, let’s take a quick look at what each tool within the SEO PowerSuite can do for your SEO. SEO Spyglass. SEO Spyglass is, overall, a powerful backlink analysis tool.
SEO Run Amok
JUNE 2, 2011
In fact, if you don’t practice SEO, you obviously don’t ‘GET IT’ and might have poor personal hygiene. There are two common reasons cited for avoiding SEO; both completely unacceptable: 1. What the hell is SEO, anyway? In reality practicing SEO does improve traffic to a blog. I am King of the SEO Lab. Brian Meeks returns! Plus, it was in the first sentence.
Top SEO Do's And Don'ts To Try Out In 2015
Social Media Marketing
SEPTEMBER 11, 2015
Here are top SEO techniques you need to try out in 2015: Form Strategy With Your Audience in Mind The key things you must focus on are what colors to use, what images to opt, and of course words to incorporate, including titles. A great option I recommend is to start a blog and keep filling it with new content. SEO is a long term strategy and requires constant efforts from your side.
How to Reverse Engineer Your Competitors’ SEO Strategy
Convince & Convert
FEBRUARY 15, 2016
Ensure you include content at every level, including large scale “hero” pieces, “hub” content (like guides), as well as “hygiene” pieces, including blog posts. Use this information to test the topics for yourself, even if you start with something small, like social posts or articles for your blog. Analyze Their Technical SEO.
35 SEO Copywriting Tips for Rocking Content
APRIL 23, 2014
. SEO copywriting refers to the art of writing copy that ranks well in search. To help you please both your readers and the search engines, we’ve compiled a list of 35 of the best SEO copywriting tips for rocking content, all of which are based on actual experience. Throw some effective SEO into the mix, and BOOM… your content rocks, rolls, and ranks! Utilize SEO Tools.
SEO Metrics for Publishers: How are You Tracking and Measuring Success?
MAY 1, 2012
The technical, editorial and marketing teams are trained in SEO best practices and are integrating them into the daily workflow. When it comes to SEO publishers need to understand and effectively communicate progress and success. SEO is a never-ending process and without good benchmarks, clear and realistic goals and solid reporting it is easy to lose momentum within the organization.
How to Use Outreach Outside Your Niche for SEO Success
OCTOBER 15, 2015
Well from an SEO and link building perspective, you are. In working on SEO campaigns jointly with media relations agencies, we’ve had huge joint success by pivoting away from a client’s core niche, and creating content for completely new audiences. While SEO has been moving away from highly scalable, low-quality link building, links are still the biggest predictor of SEO success.
SEO Copywriting: 25 Best Practices for 2014
MAY 7, 2014
To the dismay of businesses and marketers, SEO copywriting best practices do not guarantee high SERP rankings. All of them adhere to SEO and content creation guidelines. In 2014, SEO copywriting is about quality – well-written optimized content that appeals to humans. SEO has evolved. Most copywriters and blog writers use images, yet they rarely optimize them for search.
SEO Search Engine Optimisation - Social Media
Social Media Network Marketing
MARCH 15, 2015
We know that SEO means Search Engine Optimization. We also now that SEO is important for us to rank higher on Search Engines. In this post we will consider on-page SEO techniques. The on-page SEO does not need you to know technology in depth, neither do you need to know the programming language / software script. A quick tip: You need to get your Site, Blog, Social Media Page on to being Indexed by Search Engines. Do add your SEO tips as well! On a single site page try to concentrate on very few keywords - please do not use more than three to four.
4 SEO Tactics That Damage Your Brand’s Reputation
Convince & Convert
SEPTEMBER 25, 2015
SEO is all about boosting your company in search engine rankings, but you can’t step all over your brand during the climb. Too many companies use stale and icky SEO tactics to reach for the coveted first page of rankings. Google is way too smart at this point to reward black hat SEO practices, but bad SEO can also taint a company’s brand. SEO Brand Destroyer No.
SEO: Why a Focus on Rankings Is So 00’s
JULY 24, 2012
This week our guest posts focus on the latest trends in SEO. Today: Bringing your SEO efforts up to date by Brad Shorr. . If your firm is fixated on its search ranking positions, you are dangerously out of date with your approach to SEO. Where to Put the SEO Focus. still works for football, but SEO marketers need a new one. Why Rankings Don’t Cut It. Over to You.
A Real Life Lesson In SEO
Small Business Mavericks
FEBRUARY 6, 2015
Michael Cottam recently took us on a journey in his Moz Blog post, “ Leveraging Panda to Get Out of Product Feed Jail.” ” His journey was one of being a customer instead of the SEO expert, searching for the right replacement stopper to fix his bathroom sink. That additional content boosts your SEO. SEO for Small Business how to improve poor product info Panda product descriptions SEO What he runs into is the familiar product description from the manufacturer that doesn’t measure up to what is needed. How To Improve Poor Product Info.
SEO Copywriting Best Practices for 2015
DECEMBER 21, 2014
2014 was another fast-paced year in the world of SEO. In case it isn’t clear, last year’s SEO strategy can’t be recycled for the year to come. Here are a few data-driven observations on how SEO has changed recently, and some expert tips on how to accommodate them: Consumers Are Pickier. That could actually harm your SEO in the year to come. Absolutely.
Content Marketing, Social Advertising, and SEO: Which Is Most Important?
AUGUST 29, 2016
Still others, despite the drastic changes to Google’s algorithm, say that a website is worthless without SEO. . It takes great content, a social plan, AND mindfulness of SEO best practices to make it out there. Content Marketing vs. SEO – Battle Round 1. In the old days (2009 or so), SEO totally trumped content marketing. A lot of marketers say content is king.
Increase Blog Traffic with These 12 Ideas
AUGUST 4, 2015
Increase Blog Traffic. Following is a list of 12 things to increase blog traffic and beat the summer doldrums. Guest posts work ridiculously well for both your own SEO and for media relations. The post Increase Blog Traffic with These 12 Ideas appeared first on Spin Sucks. by emmahardy This is a smart blog. By Gini Dietrich. It’s me. Create a video series.
Why HTTPS? An SEO Ranking Factor…That’s Why
Saying It Social
APRIL 9, 2015
In this blog we will explore the benefits of switching to Https protocols and why you should do it sooner rather than later. An SEO Ranking Factor…That’s Why appeared first on. SEO website design Application software Big Data HTML http https Ranking Signals World Wide WebHttp and Https. You see it daily in front of the www address of a site, but what does it mean and what is its significance? The post Why HTTPS?