4 Things to Consider When Choosing Your Domain Name
MAY 12, 2015
When there’s more than 284 million registered domain names online, you’re going to want yours to stand out. It’s very easy to buy a domain name that you come to regret later. Domain Extensions. The SEO Perspective.
Why’d You Choose That Domain Name?
NOVEMBER 29, 2012
It all dates back to the mid 1970s, when a man name Albert Bandura, the guy behind Social Cognitive Theory , examined how we seek to replicate success we see in our surroundings and in media, often at all costs. Now I’ve got my first domain and I have no idea how to use it.”
Does Your Domain Name Need To Be Exact Match?
Small Business Mavericks
SEPTEMBER 11, 2012
Is it necessary that your domain name be an exact match for your primary keyword? Many SEOs still believe that it does, and many of them teach their clients that it does. However, many websites have been successful without exact match domain names. Twitter. I would consider it a partial match domain name since we do cater to small businesses, however, we provide online marketing services for small businesses.
SEO Mega-Checklist: 75 steps to increased visibility for your site (infographic)
JUNE 20, 2016
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
SEO and the Stock Market: How to Profit from Google Penalties
SEPTEMBER 12, 2014
While I don’t know every company on this list, their names tend to give away whether or not they’re likely to be heavily reliant on traffic from Google. I write about SEO and various company tactics in order to educate, not expose or hopefully negatively impact any company.
Wordpress SEO: The Only Guide You Need
FEBRUARY 8, 2010
You are here: ViperChill » SEO » Wordpress SEO: The Only Guide You Need Wordpress SEO: The Only Guide You Need Written by Glen, this post has 175 Comments As many of you will know, I love Wordpress. For all the great things there are to be said about Wordpress, though, out-of-the-box SEO certainly isn’t one of its strong points. By default on older versions of Wordpress, post titles would display as “Blog Name >> Post Title.
Social Engagement is the Way Forward for SEO
NOVEMBER 24, 2011
SEO is one of the most used—and most mysterious—words in the blogging world, but it is one of the best ways to gain free organic traffic for your blog. Till now, the strategy for SEO has been to create a new post with good on-page SEO techniques, and do the promotion to create a great off-page SEO. My domain name contains the term “web world, nut other than that, I’m not optimizing my content for that term. Social engagement and SEO.
Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2010
Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg
JANUARY 5, 2011
Here’s how I do it : I read and review hundreds — thousands — of articles yearly, on all Internet Marketing topics from SEO to social media to general entrepreneurship (new for 2010!), Twitter. SEO: Strategy. SEO: Information. Twitter.
560 Resources for Blogging, Online Marketing, and Starting a Business
DECEMBER 27, 2011
70+ Resources on How to Start a WordPress Blog – The following are resources for starting your own blog on WordPress including choosing a domain name, purchasing your domain, hosting, WordPress installation, themes, plugins, settings, essential pages, backups, updates, and more!
4 Steps to Segment Social Media Traffic in Google Analytics
JANUARY 13, 2011
While Facebook and Twitter are common to any list, you need to think carefully about which social networks to include. Instead of using the domain names or URLs of the most popular social sites (e.g. Step 3: Test and name your segment.
Why I’ll Keep Growing My Private Link Network After Google’s “Crackdown”
SEPTEMBER 25, 2014
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. Stay Away from Public Domain Auctions.
12 Websites Blocked by the People’s Republic of China
SEPTEMBER 22, 2015
This week I am Beijing, China doing a keynote address about SEO and domain names. ” On the back of the card, there are 12 websites listed: Sites like Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Google, Flickr, and Instagram are all blocked.
SEMRush Review: How to Beat Competitors in Search
MAY 11, 2016
SEMrush is a website analysis tool to help you analyze and optimize SEO strategies. When you enter a domain name in SEMRush you will be displayed an overview screen. From the first SEMRush screen, enter your competitor’s name and select their location.
Spring Cleaning For Your Blog – How A Little Work Can Drive Search Engine And Social Media Traffic
MARCH 18, 2012
So in preparation for my blog Spring cleaning, I thought I’d put together a checklist of things that I want to do that would positively impact my SEO and I figured I’d share it in hopes that might help you out. "Spring" via promanex on Flickr under creative commons license.
How Often Should You Write a Blog Post?
JUNE 10, 2014
Working with clients’ online marketing plans, SEO, and their websites, I often recommend during an SEO audit that a website should have a blog. For many years there was enough to write about on the SEO topic. Image courtesy of hywards / FreeDigitalPhotos.net.
AUGUST 16, 2013
You’d be hard pressed to find even small brands in your home town that don’t tuck Facebook or Twitter logos beside their company names. Brand.com case studies suggest that you can push negative feedback out of a search engine using some quick SEO tricks.
The Ultimate Guide to Keyword Research
JUNE 20, 2011
Most SEO’s generally split keyphrases into two main categories. Since these are the top 1,000 searches online each month, they’re often brand names (e.g. own a huge knowledge-base of questions and answers on the aptly named Yahoo! Affiliates Blogging SEO
Triple X Niche Case Study Update: Expenses Report
DECEMBER 18, 2013
Diggy (my SEO business partner) is only allowed to focus on SEO and Mr.V (a beginner to making money online) is allowed to do anything he wants. SEO Expenses for a Brand New Website (Diggy). Here is a breakdown of my expenses to date: Domain name : $11.
One Site Fits All or Better Having Microsites?
AUGUST 26, 2010
Your brand name is not doing very well and you would like a part of the business to be re-branded and market it separately. Subdomain vs Separate Domain. Generate microsites in a new separate domain, something like www.microsite.com.
Does Buying Facebook Likes Help Search Engine Rankings?
SEPTEMBER 2, 2013
Note that my domain name, LinkEarning.com , even though it has a small one-page website, has not really been developed. On 8/31/13 10:49 PM, “Nick Grey” wrote: Hello, My name is Nick Grey, and I am a professional social media manager.
The Social Media Monitoring Lighthouse – A Guide on What and How to Monitor
MARCH 30, 2016
Tag Lines/Campaign names – There may be specific words that you can track that are used quite a lot with the campaign. ” Sentiment analysis has a bad name because it’s never 100% accurate. Respond directly within Twitter.
Bill Hartzer Weekly Update: October 18, 2014
OCTOBER 18, 2014
Google Penguin Refresh this weekend, and a pricing bug found in GoDaddy’s domain registration. I also was shown an interesting price bug at GoDaddy, where they were offering a domain name for $5,000. But, the SEO industry insiders are reporting that Google Penguin 3.0
The Social Side of Brand Management
Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg
AUGUST 7, 2012
This means going straight to Google and searching for your name, your business’ name, board member’s names and the CEO. If you have a specific product or service type in the name of that product or service, then go deeper and type in the name plus complaints or name plus reviews.
Bill Hartzer: Weekly Update for October 13, 2014
OCTOBER 13, 2014
In case you’ve missed it, you might want to check out SocialCentiv, a really cool new Twitter marketing software product. TopSEOs, a website that “lists” the top SEOs in the industry, appears to have been banned in Google. SEO Fundamentals.
Fetching Friday – 20 Marketing Links
AUGUST 16, 2013
This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, business, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. Search Engines / SEO.
Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & The Future of Google Author Rank
MAY 17, 2013
This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, business, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. Search Engines / SEO. The Ultimate Guide to Twitter Ads for Small Business – Are you looking to get more followers on Twitter?
The 20 Best New Social Media Tools to Try in 2017 (And How to Use Them)
NOVEMBER 16, 2016
Engage by Twitter. How to use it: Once you authorize Panda with your Twitter account, it will recommend you a list of feeds to follow based on who you follow on Twitter. Quick tip: Share the graphic on Facebook or Twitter once and the watermark will be removed.). Twitter.
13 Advanced Link Building Strategies You (Probably) Haven’t Used
SEPTEMBER 27, 2016
The problem is that most of these results are useless unless I’m analysing their on-site SEO. Once you open URL Profiler you want to either copy and paste in your URL’s from Screaming Frog or right click and select ‘Import from Screaming Frog SEO Spider.’
Conquering Big Industries: My Bulletproof SEO Strategy
JULY 19, 2010
You are here: ViperChill » SEO » Conquering Big Industries: My Bulletproof SEO Strategy Conquering Big Industries: My Bulletproof SEO Strategy Written by Glen, this post has 126 Comments Generally speaking, the more traffic you can get to a website the more money you can make.
Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Move
SEPTEMBER 23, 2011
This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, making money online, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. Search Engines / SEO. Here are the essentials for an effective and fast SEO audit. Need a Domain Suffix or Prefix?
4 Blogging Strategies That Really Work
Small Business Mavericks
JULY 1, 2011
SEO Blogging – With SEO blogging, the idea is to produce content that gains search engine traction. This type of blogging has a bad name in some circles. You set up a domain name with your primary keyword in it and target that keyword plus several more that are related. You can put your SEO blog on the back end of a domain that you want to increase traffic for or put it on a separate domain and use it to build links.
70+ Resources on How to Start a WordPress Blog
DECEMBER 21, 2011
While there are many platforms to choose from, I always suggest that if your purpose for blogging is anything related to branding, business, or making money online, then you want to go with WordPress on your own domain. Choosing a Domain Name. Purchasing a Domain Name.
My Last Blog Post of 2013
DECEMBER 31, 2013
So, looking back at 2013, it was the year that the SEO community, as well as quite a lot of others, finally fully showed that they embrace Facebook as a means of communication. And then there was a terrible incident that occurred to one of our beloved, respected, members of the SEO community.
Fetching Friday – 20 Marketing Links & Sad Cat Diary
MAY 24, 2013
This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, business, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. Search Engines / SEO. SEO is Like… 9 Hilarious SEO Analogies – SEO is Like… 9 Hilarious SEO Analogies.
The Evolution of SEO in New Zealand
JANUARY 7, 2014
If we study how SEO has evolved in New Zealand, we can learn a lot about how the field of search engine optimization has changed in the last few years. SEO companies were forced to become quite a bit more educated and sophisticated in their approach to ranking websites.
Why Social Media Is a Better Investment than SEO
NOVEMBER 7, 2010
My thesis is simple: for the majority of bloggers, the time and effort invested on social media is better spent than time spent on SEO. There are an army of people out there who make a living selling SEO products and services. To them, SEO is the beginning and end of traffic generation. As a thought experiment, lets say Darren sold ProBlogger.net and started up a new blog called The-Blogging-Pro.info (a horrible domain name, but just stay with me).
Twitter Handles: My Name or a Nickname? | Spin Sucks
JULY 15, 2010
By Gini Dietrich | Email | Print | 59 Comments | It’s a Twitter week! My friend Jennifer MacDonald asks, “I have been pondering and asking many people their opinion on Twitter handles. I’d definitely go with a simple name on Twitter.
How I Built a Blog That Earned $10,000 in 5 Months
MAY 17, 2012
I’ve been working as an SEO for 2 years now. I started working for an Australian-based SEO Agency in early 2010, before I was hired by Affilorama and Traffic Travis to be their in-house consultant. My initial investment for my blog’s business model was $30 (for the domain name and 3-month worth of web hosting) as well as my time and effort to write and promote the blog. Be sure to follow Kristi on Twitter , Facebook , and Google+.
Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Happy Holidays
DECEMBER 23, 2011
This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, making money online, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. These 15 sites will allow you to use your Twitter profile information for links!
Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & The Vendor Client Relationship [HUMOR]
JUNE 21, 2012
This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, business, freelancing, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. Search Engines / SEO. Be sure to follow Kristi on Twitter , Facebook , and Google+.