Basic SEO for Bloggers

Kikolani

SEO at its core. Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is really all about enhancing a website so that the search bots can find it more easily and, as mentioned, identify which terms it should rank for. Do Good SEO. SEO as you write. This is a guest post by Derek Mabie.

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7 SEO Principles Bloggers Must Remember

Convince & Convert

It’s important to advantage of search engines by building link equity, flattening your blog, and using other SEO tactics to make sure your content is getting the attention it deserves. Writing solid content is only one piece of the puzzle when it comes to marketing a successful blog.

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Monday Roundup: SEO Tips

Waxing UnLyrical

On today’s roundup, we’re talking SEO (search engine optimization). Enduring Questions on Press Releases and SEO. How My Guinea Pigs Became Famous Guest Bloggers. vs. Black Hat SEO. Writing Effective Alt Text For SEO.

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SEO for Bloggers: A Basic Explanation

ProBlogger

By ProBlogger SEO Expert Jim Stewart of StewArt Media. Just reading that phrase can make some bloggers break into cold sweats. You know how to blog, and you know you have to incorporate SEO in your pages somehow to be successful, but the technical aspects of SEO are daunting, at best.

Blogger Integrates With Google+

Small Business Mavericks

Well, that integration is happening right now for Blogger, the Google blogging platform. I’ve kept it no secret that I’m a fan of WordPress on your own domain name, but there are still people who would rather use Blogger as a free blogging platform. It’s not as effective in terms of SEO as WordPress on your own domain name, but it’s still a blog. Blogger has done a lot to help new businesses go online.

How to Own Your Blogger Outreach Process

Convince & Convert

At GroupHigh, I have worked with both brands and agencies on blogger outreach strategy. No matter the goal or the end result, a blogger outreach strategy that works has key components and crucial ingredients. Why Bloggers? Bloggers are highly trusted resources.

4 SEO Tactics That Damage Your Brand’s Reputation

Convince & Convert

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. SEO Brand Destroyer No. SEO Brand Destroyer No.

Two Examples of What NOT to Do When Asking Influential Bloggers For a Link

Idaconcpts

Or if you’re paying a SEO company to acquire links for your website, do you know how they are doing it? Jeff Gross and his team are entirely dedicated to white hat SEO; years of experience in the field have taught them that any suspicious method is just not worth the risk.

How to Incorporate SEO into Your Content Marketing Strategy

Katie Lance

Are you wondering how to incorporate SEO into your content marketing strategy? For additional information on the services Melanie provides to help business owner’s succeed with SEO and content marketing, please go to: [link]. Why do business owners need to use search engine optimization (SEO) as part of their content marketing strategy? What are some myths about SEO? Also, many people use big, high-tech services to do their SEO. You can do your own SEO.

Blogger relations – you’re doing it wrong

Dave Fleet

On Monday, August 13, [PR agency] announced three new SEO / Social Media / Press Release Packages starting at $790 per month, bringing an affordable solution to businesses needing a strong online presence via Facebook, Twitter, WordPress blog and press releases.

How to Build a Billion Dollar SEO Empire

Viper Chill

I’m always up for doing some digging into the SEO background of a website, especially when 63% of their traffic comes from search and they’re valued at $1.7 Aaron Wall of SEO Book had a different take on the subject. How to Build a Billion Dollar SEO Empire.

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Web CEO SEO Software Platform Review

Kikolani

You want to know the secret to a comprehensive SEO strategy? You and all SEO enthusiasts. Any successful SEO strategy requires a good deal of time on-page optimization, keyword research and other similar endeavors. But it’s not a secret.

58+ Resources to Master SEO Copywriting

Writtent Blog

If you want to be competitive as a copywriter, your work needs to be optimized for SEO. 92% of marketers say that content creation is very effective for SEO. It is definitely effective, but only if you know how to create content that’s perfectly optimized for the latest rules of SEO.

51 Profitable SEO Niches to Dominate with Low Competition

Viper Chill

When an SEO guy tweets a G Trends screenshot of how fast one of your niches is growing and you hope noone else saw it. If nothing else, this could be a good niche just to test your SEO skills. Just Starting with SEO?

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Why Your Blog Needs SEO

ProBlogger

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 ). The Importance of SEO.

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How to Do an SEO-Friendly Blogging

Kikolani

Sufficient SEO knowledge will sky rocket your performance you aim at. Below, I’ll share many actionable tips to facilitate your becoming an SEO-savvy blogger. Is Your Website SEO-friendly? You can check your outgoing links with Screaming Frog SEO Spider Tool which is free.

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The Hidden Insights of SEO

Kikolani

Long back Search Engine Optimization(SEO) used to be a discipline governed by blackhat marketers. With the moving time ‘Hidden Insights of SEO’ turned to be ‘ a game of common sense’. Technical SEO. These were the 12 major points talking about the hidden insights about SEO.

Maximize Blog Traffic with Top 27 SEO Plugins

Writtent Blog

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. Yoast WordPress SEO. All in One SEO Pack. SEO Ultimate. Website loading speed also affects SEO.

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Do Google +1s Really Affect SEO?

Kikolani

Do +1s Have Any Bearing on SEO at All? So in this sense they can have a bearing on SEO – just not in the way you might think. You're reading Do Google +1s Really Affect SEO? originally posted on Kikolani and copyrighted by Kristi Hines, freelance writer and professional blogger.

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SEO on the Go

Kikolani

No longer tied to a desk to create and manage our websites, an explosion of apps enters the scene, freeing us to track SEO strategies almost anywhere. And, there are a couple of surprise SEO apps here you’ve likely never heard of. Get Started Using SEO Quake SEO Extension.

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3 Ways to Transform Your Blog Into a SEO Machine

Convince & Convert

Search Engine Optimization (SEO). Using ALL of these options is ideal, but if you can only chose one, then SEO gets my vote every time. Install a good SEO plug-in. This is an essential component for SEO success. Want more detail on mastering Yoast and SEO?

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What the Best Bloggers Do Right

Convince & Convert

So what are the qualities or distinct characteristics that mark these super bloggers, setting them on a plane higher than us lesser mortals? Being regular and keeping that blog fresh is one thing that nearly every successful blogger did. Get your on-page SEO elements right.

6 Free SEO Tools Social Media Marketers Can Use Too

Sprout Social

Social media marketers use social media management tools and SEOs use keyword research and analytics tools. For instance, an SEO might benefit from tools meant for social media marketers. We’ve put together a list of six free SEO tools social media marketers can use as well.

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SEO and the Stock Market: How to Profit from Google Penalties

Viper Chill

I write about SEO and various company tactics in order to educate, not expose or hopefully negatively impact any company. Ironically this was only discovered when an unknown blogger, who had never previously written about marketing or SEO covered their tactics.

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How to Get a Footer Link from SoundCloud.com (And Why I’m Continuing with “Dark SEO”)

Viper Chill

When I first started out with SEO I was determined to be as “whitehat” as possible. Matt emailed me privately to ask that my content was only preaching white hat SEO and that he wouldn’t regret linking to me. For this I used Cognitive SEO.

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Why Quality Content is the Core for Any SEO Strategy

Writtent Blog

Is quality content the backbone of your SEO strategy? SEO Strategy: What Is High-Quality Content? It incorporates valuable keywords naturally based on SEO best practices. Then, theres the indirect benefit of having a quality content SEO strategy in place. Image source.

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5 Ridiculous SEO Myths Every Blogger Should Ignore

ProBlogger

SEO scares or confuses most bloggers and for very good reason. So, in this post I want to highlight five ridiculous SEO myths you should ignore and, what you should do instead. SEO Is Too Hard, Google Always Changes The Rules. The title of the post (SEO Title – ie.

The Best Free (or Cheap) Tools for Blogger and Influencer Outreach

Adam Sherk

Blogger and influencer outreach is an area with strong crossover between PR, audience development and link building. Finding Bloggers and Influencers. Just search on something like “fashion blogger,” “foodie” or whatever topic you need and you’re on your way.

How to Combine SEO, Social, and Content Strategy for Supercharged Results

Socialmedia.biz

Does your marketing incorporate a mix of content, social, and SEO? Once you start allowing SEO, social, and content to feed off each other, you’ll begin earning a noticeable competitive advantage. Let’s begin by highlighting the combination of SEO and Content, and then I’ll move on to adding Social Media to the mix. Combining SEO and Content. SEO gives content the attention it needs. So as you can see, content and SEO need each other.

How My Guinea Pigs Became Famous Guest Bloggers

Waxing UnLyrical

Originally, I wanted a way to test the SEO techniques I was learning about at work, and having a hobby blog just seemed like a fun way to do so. But I also make sure I promote other bloggers, and participate without posting any links. How My Guinea Pigs Became Famous Guest Bloggers.

Bloggers: Would You Rather Be First Or Right?

SocMed Sean

To all my blogger friends, I would love to hear opinions on whether it is more responsible for us to be right vs. first when reporting information.

SEO Mega-Checklist: 75 steps to increased visibility for your site (infographic)

Socialmedia.biz

Almost nobody knows everything about how SEO (search engine optimization) really works. And, honestly, shouldn’t your business be focusing on things like increasing growth and revenue instead of dwelling on the right mix of SEO tactics that will benefit your company? Search SEO

3 Growth Hacking Strategies for Bloggers to Quadruple Their Blog Traffic without SEO

ProBlogger

One of the hardest things for most bloggers is boosting their blog traffic. The #1 reason most bloggers quit is because they don’t see any growth in their traffic. We’ll discuss a few growth-hacking tips to grow your blog traffic without actually doing any SEO.

How Google Brought SEO Back to the United States

Bill Hartzer

Before the Google Penguin algorithm existed, and before article writing & guest blog posting was penalized, many website owners outsourced their SEO. Much of this low quality SEO was automated, and that’s why it was so cheap.

22 Effective SEO Tips to Optimize Your B2B Website

PWB Marketing Blog

With that said, here are 22 SEO tips to optimize your online B2B presence: Participate in Social Media - SEOMoz released a study correlating data from over 10,000 keyword rankings and the factors that influence Google to highly rank a website. Do you have a SEO strategy?

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The Complete (Mini) Guide to eCommerce SEO

Kikolani

Good SEO can be a major financial asset for eCommerce sites. In eCommerce, that’s huge.The problem I’ve seen, however, is that most SEO advice never gets followed. Part 1: On-Site Basics for eCommerce SEO. The SEO community dubbed it “Mobilegeddon.”

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10 Premium SEO Tools That You Can Try for Free (or Cheap)

Kikolani

If you don’t do SEO for a living but want to do some major search marketing work with your website, you’re in luck. The following are awesome SEO tools you can use for free or cheap for a limited time to do your search marketing research. Premium SEO Tools with Free Trials.

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Content, Marketing and SEO

The Way of the Web

After years of watching rates fall for both freelance and full-time writers, journalists and bloggers, perhaps for those who are able to display quality in terms of optimising for businesses in addition to tone, style and substance, this will see a marked rise.

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What Do Social Media And SEO Have In Common?

Mindjumpers

Tweet Written by Michael Tomlinson, who is a professional writer and blogger with great interest in online marketing. SEO and social media have been historically disparate methods of generating business online.

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12 Simple Tactics to Boost Your SEO and Increase Your Influence Through Guest Blogging

Convince & Convert

If your content marketing efforts include guest blogging or submitting e-zine articles, taking a few minutes to synchronize your effort with 12 basic SEO tactics can boost visibility and do powerful things for growing your influence. Learn more about using SEO tactics for blogs here.

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