Dr. Houzz Reveals a Widget-Flawed Google Algorithm

Viper Chill

In that post I showed in great detail how Godaddy were utilising customers who are using their SSL services and getting top search rankings by adding anchor-text-rich backlinks in the widgets that clients place on their websites. One Paragraph I Would Leave to My SEO Team.

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. More Proof that Widget Spam Works.

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Trending Sources

All the webmaster SEO tools on SEMRush


SEMRush delivers Google Analytics, Google Webmasters, Buffer, HootSuite, Moz, and SpyFu in one powerful and useful SEO and SEM dashboard. Obsessing about what SEMRush reports about my properties will just take me away from creating good content myself. Amusing SEO

9 Tried-and-Tested SEO Strategies for 2015

Writtent Blog

Sound SEO strategies lead to online success and business growth, but with the web and search engines constantly evolving, it can be hard to know what those are. SEO Strategies: 9 Ways to Boost Your Business. If this isn’t one of your top priority SEO strategies, it should be.

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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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Link Building Tactics for Publishers

Adam Sherk

When it comes to link building publishers have a significant advantage because editorial content, be it hard news or evergreen content, lends itself naturally to linking and sharing. In addition producing quality content on a daily basis creates a steady stream of new opportunities.

How to Optimize Your Blog for SEO: 5 Steps

Writtent Blog

Not convinced you need to optimize your blog for SEO? Fortunately, publishing fresh content regularly is one of the best ways to build positive SEO for your business. H1 tags are SEO speak for page titles. A search box for easy queries of your website content.

10 SEO Tactics That No Longer Work (If They Ever Did) | Small.

Small Business Mavericks

» 10 SEO Tactics That No Longer Work (If They Ever Did) Confused about SEO? Did you just buy a nifty SEO book, or download one for free, that promises to tell you everything there is to know about SEO? Keyword-stuffed Content - This has never been a good practice.

Writing Around the Web – Social Media SEO, Google Analytics, and Social Proof


Writing Around the Web is a monthly series highlighting guest posts I’ve written on blogging, business, SEO, social media, and other topics! Featured Post – How to Optimize Social Media Profiles for SEO.

Content vs. Community: How Online Publishers Can Nurture Both


Simultaneously, the amount of content produced sky-rocketed , with more compelling material than ever before. However, the past decade hasn’t fostered thoughtful interaction between that content and its consumers. Not technology , not buttons, not widgets.

Social Media requires good SEO Management

Social Media Network Marketing

Thursday, July 1, 2010 Social Media requires good SEO Management Social Media needs SEO [Search Engine Optimization] Management. The reason to work on SEO while managing and handling Social Media is so that your brand comes up ahead on the Google and other search engines.

Embed Facebook Content Into Your Website | Small Business Mavericks

Small Business Mavericks

Widgets and tools that allow for embedded content have been around for years. But I have yet to see a really good tool that allows you to embed Facebook content. About Us What’s a Maverick?

Search Engine Optimization Tip: Adding Content to your Web Site

Bill Hartzer

This is only one seo tip out of many search engine optimization tips I have been providing over the years. For this search engine optimization tip, let’s talk more about content and adding content to your web site. How Do You Create Content? How do you create content?

12 (of the) Best WordPress Guides and Plugin Reviews of 2011

Webbiquity SMM

WordPress is not only the most popular blogging platform , but is increasingly becoming a leading website content management system (CMS) as well. What are some techniques, beyond the obvious, for search-optimizing WordPress content? WordPress SEO – 10 Essential Actions by WP Blog Talk.

The Convergence of Search and Social Part 7 – A Strategy Framework

Josh S Peters

The key is to always start with the goals, then the customer behavior, and then the content followed by SEO optimization and social activation being amplified by paid methods as necessary. GOAL: Increase awareness of blue widgets and increase the sale of blue widgets by 10%.

The True Meaning Of Content

Small Business Mavericks

» The True Meaning Of Content What is the true meaning of content? But today, content has a rather broad view. Content has moved beyond the web page. Of course, not all content is created equal. About Us What’s a Maverick?

Best Link Building Strategies for Your Blog


How to do this is to use SEO link building for search engine ranking that will result in traffic to you site. These types of links require you to write good content that provides a value and get the word out about it. It is a common misconception that blogs are good for SEO.

Why I’ll Keep Growing My Private Link Network After Google’s “Crackdown”

Viper Chill

The conversation we had wasn’t very interesting, and it probably shows a very geeky time of my youth, but it does highlight one thing: Even at 16 I was crazy about SEO and the communities discussing it. To use as part of SEO testing. Don’t Use Spun Content.

How publishers curate the world of content


eMedia Vitals Vital Answers eMedia Jobs Blog How GEO scales international content to local markets Blog NewsTilt lesson: Know thy audience Blog A ‘niche within a niche’: Behavioral targeting. Content providers are experimenting with all sort of ways for editors and technology to push outside content to readers, whether through aggregation or curation (for a lengthy discussion about the difference, check out the Nieman Journalism Lab ).

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Seven Habits of Highly Effective B2B Websites

PWB Marketing Blog

While SEO is important, what’s more important is that your customers understand your content. While your main objective should be to satisify the needs of your customers, don’t forget about SEO. Think about ways you can make your site interactive and your content sharable.

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Search Engine Optimization Tip: Expand On Your Best Website Content

Bill Hartzer

This is only one Search Engine Optimization tip out of several SEO tips I have been providing over the years. This SEO tip has to do with looking back at your web site statistics and looking at your website’s history to see which content is best.

Spring Cleaning For Your Blog – How A Little Work Can Drive Search Engine And Social Media Traffic

SocMed Sean

I find posts with no Alt tags on the images, meta tags that just weren’t well thought-out, and content and data that, while correct at the time, is now a bit outdated. Do you have too many widgets? Are those widgets slowing down your blog?

Your Ultimate Guide to Creating Amazing Content that Draws Readers Into Your Blog


What you need is pillar content. Also known as “cornerstone content” and “evergreen content”.) And just in case you’re not convinced … Michael Hyatt agrees, and even Daily Blog Tips no longer publishes content daily.). Writing Content

101 Marketing Tools and Technology Tips for 2017

Razor Social

Optimize your website content for sharing on social media. When people share your content from your website to social platforms, you need to make sure that it’s shared in the best possible way. Automate sharing of evergreen content. Implement content upgrades.

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8 Deep Questions to Define Your Blogging Strategy

Writtent Blog

While that truth is harsh and depressing, don’t let it deter you from establishing a content strategy. You’ve got to have a firm grasp on the rules of grammar, know the basics of SEO, and understand a little bit about blogging metrics. Blogging Content Creation Content Marketing

Marketing via Aggregation, Filtering and Curation – Tools and Resources


Great picture and post on the Information Overload Paradox : The post talks about the issue of overload: I can certainly consume more content than I could two decades ago, but no matter how much content is available, I can’t consume much more. Can it scrub to clean up content?

Eight Factors to Consider When (Re)Launching a Business Blog

Webbiquity SMM

In addition to the traditional benefits of business blogging , recent changes in the way search engines rank content have made blogging crucial for obtaining and maintaining high search engine visibility. Three ranking factors that have recently taken on increased importance from Google (and will therefore likely soon become important to other search engines as well) are content quality and authority, social media links and content freshness.

6 Social Tools to Use Immediately After You Hit “Publish”


You have invested in that content. To follow up on this, here are essential tools that will help you get more exposure to your content. These tools could be the difference between content that goes unseen, and content that goes viral. Viral Content Buzz.

How to Write a Social Media Press Release #socialmedia

Laurel Papworth

Lots of rich content “social objects” ripe for dissemination on Facebook and Twitter. Call to action widgets (sign up for email newsletters, download industry PDF, fill in survey). Social sharing also increases SEO and SMO (search and social media optimisation).

Three Ways to Get the Most From Your Brand’s Blog


This is why I’ve come up with three easy, no-brainer methods to pull off a blogging strategy that will both pay you SEO dividends and capture the attention and trust of real humans. You can do advanced keyword studies for your title tags once you’re ready to run your own SEO firm.

Top 10 WordPress Theme Frameworks in 2016


Packed with page elements: Comes integrated with the basic WordPress page elements such as custom widgets, background, templates, headers and page layouts. Custom Widgets: The framework has few custom widgets for you to use including a blog tabs widget, a Flickr widget, and a social widget.

How to Optimize Your Website’s Perceived Load Speed


For many of our customers, user-generated content plays a leading role on primary landing pages, and first impressions matter. This refers to how quickly the page renders content in front of a user, or more specifically, the DOM’s ready time. Speed up your Content. Use Asynchronous Scripts: External scripts should not block the rendering of your page’s content. Shaving 200ms off of a page will not make up for weak content and a sub-par design.

The State of Link Building 2016: What I Learned Manually Analysing 1,000 Search Results

Viper Chill

Now, before the SEO world tells me how unscientific the following data is, allow me this one caveat: I agree. That being said, I’ve been doing SEO for 11 years now and much of that time has been spent on link building. Billion Dollar Houzz Prove Widget Links Still Work.

7 Tools for More Effective Management of your YouTube Channel

Razor Social

Now’s the perfect time to take advantage of this growth and leverage video to boost your content marketing results. I use it to optimize the SEO on all my videos. The great thing about TubeBuddy is that it enables you to use a set of SEO tools right from the YouTube’s website.

SEO Basics and social media applications

Josh S Peters

Home About eBooks Social Media and Internet Marketing Speaking Twitter Says You Are Here: Home » Internet Marketing , SEO , Search Engines , Social Media » SEO Basics and social media applications SEO Basics and social media applications Written on April 8, 2009 by Josh Peters in Internet Marketing , SEO , Search Engines , Social Media 2 Comments - Leave a comment! but I’ve worked hard to get that result via SEO.

How to Design a Blog to Explode Your Social Reactions: 11 Tested Tools

Writtent Blog

You’ve got to keep usability, search engine optimization (SEO), and your company’s branding in mind. Social media optimization (SMO) is a relatively new form of inbound marketing that’s closely tied to SEO. Blogging Content Creation

45 Marketing Tools to Consider for 2017

Razor Social

This may not be the definitive list of all the best marketing tools out there, but it is the contents of our well-equipped toolbox, and it’s definitely worth your consideration. Content Marketing. You can enter a keyword and find the most shared content related to that keyword.

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The 29 Best Social Media Monitoring Tools

Webbiquity SMM

Social media monitoring, analytics and stats for Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Instagram, with benchmarking to measure your performance against peers, insights to optimize content, and reporting capabilities. Retweet, reply, comment, and like relevant content, right from your tagboard.

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BrainDump: 101+ Things You MUST Know About Social Media For Business

SocMed Sean

I (nor anyone else) can predict what content will “Go Viral” 5) There is no single recipe for success in social media. Then, listen to their social media activity and determine what content would meet their needs… not yours. A content plan.

What Traits Define a Social Media Marketer?

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

A knowledgeable social media marketer has experienced repeated success on various social media websites and knows what sort of content succeeds and fails, and effective ways to write, submit, and promote various pieces.