Is it Shortsighted Not to Host Your Own Blog?
NOVEMBER 14, 2014
Why do people ask whether or not you should host your own blog? So when you have a bunch of “hosts” out there, all ushering you into the window seat, why bother with the hassle of creating your own? This is one of the primary reasons why we strongly suggested to a new client that they build their (new) self-hosted blog on WordPress, as opposed to Medium. are not.
Use Media Relations for Search Engine Optimization
APRIL 2, 2015
I, Gini Dietrich , am hosting our monthly webinar next week. If you attend the webinar (or watch the recording later), you will learn: The three-pronged approach to using media relations for search engine optimization. Click the blue “ Use Media Relations for Search Engine Optimization ” link. By Gini Dietrich. Ladies and gentlemen. Boys and girls. Webinar Details. CT, 10 a.m.
Are Web-Based Free Hosts Good For Business?
Small Business Mavericks
MAY 14, 2011
I’m talking about the free web-based website hosts. And all those people who had websites hosted by Geocities had to move their sites, or lose them. Some of these web-based hosts provide services like analytics, a blog platform, forum add-ons, and their sites even show up in the search engine rankings so the SEO is good. Still, even if you use a web-based host that provides all the services that you need and some SEO, you’ll still run the risk of losing your website if the host shuts down. Don’t use the free web hosts. So sad.
Why This Blog is Hosted with Tubu
AUGUST 17, 2011
Every website must be hosted for you to see it. After migrating this blog from Google’s free platform to a self-hosted WordPress platform in the fall of 2008, I followed Chris Brogan’s blogging advice and contacted Tubu Internet Solutions (affiliate link) to host my blog for $10 a year. Related articles you may enjoy: How to Manage an Enterprise Hosting Solution.
Who Is Your Host Neighbor?
Small Business Mavericks
JUNE 27, 2012
Web hosting is a necessity for online marketing. One of the important factors to consider when setting up a hosting account is who your neighbors are. This is important because if you get put on a server that is a bad neighborhood – several of your hosting neighbors are spammers – then you could get a bad reputation by association. Your choice of hosting companies has a lot to do with that reputation. Most hosting companies offer a cheap hosting plan where you share server space with other customers. But they aren’t perfect.
How to Host Your Domain Name with Bing.com For Free
APRIL 9, 2014
Tired of having to pay for web hosting and don’t want to park your domain name with a domain name parking company ? Well, you can (temporarily) host your domain name with Bing.com for free. How to host your domain with Bing. Host: www.mrotgage.com User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 Referer: [link] Connection: close • Finding host IP address. Connecting to host.
Cool Facts About Search Engines
OCTOBER 30, 2012
We all use search engines every day. All these search engines offer a valuable resource to dig through the endless supply of information strewn across the web and bring us what we are searching for. But how did search engines start? Here are some cool facts that you may never have known about search engines: The Users. These users have definite ways of accessing information: 93% of consumers worldwide use search engines to find and access websites. You may not think that search engines were available in the early 90s, but you would be wrong. Now –.
Behr Paint Now Offering SEO and Search Engine Marketing Services
NOVEMBER 12, 2013
But, apparently Behr Paint ( Behr Process Corporation ) is now offering search engine optimization and search engine marketing services to registered BehrPro professionals. Local businesses can now get their paint and their search engine optimization and search engine marketing services from the same company. Search Engine Optimization That’s a good thing.
Appalling: US Patent US8515941 B1: System for Generating Search Engine Spam
JUNE 4, 2014
US Patent US8515941 B1 granted Aug 20, 2013, is titled “System for unique automated website generation, hosting, and search engine optimization” And their websites still rank well in Google despite Google Panda 4.0. So blatant that they have been awarded a patent for creating web (search engine) spam. Google Search Engine Optimization Search Engines
What to Expect When Moving WordPress to New Hosting
MAY 30, 2011
I would actually suggest that if you have a self-hosted blog or website that you sign up for a free account with Pingdom. You can monitor once website and get these monthly reports plus email notifications of when your site has gone down and additional details about outages that you can share with your host’s support team to troubleshoot any problems. Yes, you read that right.
6 Tips for Hosting an Interview Series on Your Blog
MAY 1, 2014
Six Tips for Hosting an Interview Series. Use social media to crowdsource questions or host a live Q & A session with the interviewee. This can “tease” your audience into tuning in and also gives the search engines some text to crawl. Have you had success with hosting interviews on your blog? 6 Tips for Hosting an Interview Series on Your Blog. Phone. Email.
Moving to HTTPS for Better Search Engine Rankings
AUGUST 7, 2014
Due to Google’s recent official announcement that an https site is a search engine ranking factor, I’ve decided to move my site, BillHartzer.com, to https from http. My web host, Hostdime , offers secure certificates at a very reasonable rate, which is $30 per year for a basic certificate. But let’s talk about search engine rankings. is secure.
Google Hosts Low Quality Article Directory with Links They Want Us to Remove
FEBRUARY 3, 2014
Google is hosting the very articles that contain links that Google is telling us that they want removed. That’s right, in what can only be a unique twist of irony, Google is playing web host to thousands of low quality spammy articles, the exact same type of articles that Google wants us to remove. The site owner is using Google’s apps to host the site. What?!?
How Social Media Can Affect Your Search Engine Rankings
JULY 22, 2014
Now more than ever, marketing experts are improving their marketing strategy with fewer resources, and they are shifting marketing budgets from traditional to digital tactics like search engine optimization and social media. You can see 38% of those doing very well with search engine optimization were also extensively integrating social media. Search Engine Optimization Social Media
Why Host a Blog on Your Corporate Website?
JANUARY 4, 2011
› Home › Column › Search › SEO Why Host a Blog on Your Corporate Website? Mark Jackson | August 18, 2010 | 0 comments ); //]]> Share Tweet My company has recommended blogging to many of our search engine optimization clients. Users like a website to be resourceful, and the search engines like whatever is good for the user. Links Let’s be real.
Search Engine Optimization Firms Like RankPay Still Hurting SEO Industry
JANUARY 18, 2011
I am still amazed that search engine optimization firms like RankPay are still relying on what I would call shady marketing techniques like sending UCE Spam (UCE stands for Unsolicited Commercial Email), trying to get more search engine optimization business. I would then look at the nameservers of the web host and send their web host an email. I noticed that your.
Search Engine Optimization Tip: Check Your 404 Errors
APRIL 29, 2010
This is only one seo tip out of many search engine optimization tips I have been providing over the years. All of my search engine optimization tips are meant to be specific, they should not take too much time to implement, and are meant to be directly to the point. In fact, this search engine optimization tip is pretty simple: check your 404 error pages on your website. Your web host may be monetizing your 404 error pages without you knowing it. And if there are links to those 404 errors you can fix the errors and help your search engine optimization.
Search Engine Optimization Tip: Check the Whois on Your Domain Name
MAY 28, 2010
This is only one SEO tip out of many search engine optimization tips I have been providing over the years. All of my search engine optimization tips are meant to be specific, they should not take too much time to implement, and are meant to be directly to the point. For this search engine optimization tip, let us talk about the Whois and the data that it contains. Digg this!
Top 10 Search Engine Optmization Blunders of 2011
DECEMBER 16, 2011
This year, though, I thought that I would come up with a new list, the Top 10 Search Engine Optimization Blunders of 2011. This year was especially good for search engine optimization mistakes and blunders–and I had to narrow down the list quite a bit. biggest search engine optimization. Penney website was banned in the Google search engine for a short time. Yahoo!
Sedo.com and Sedo.co.uk Hacked, Hosting Malware on Site
AUGUST 24, 2012
It looks like Sedo.com and Sedo.co.uk , the search engine for domain names, has been hacked, and apparently is hosting malware on their web site. Typically, when users begin seeing messages about a domain name hosting malware notices, it’s from Google. Google’s search engine has detected malware on the web site, and they are warning you not to visit the web site.
Search Engine Optimization:A Guide To Understanding the Types of Google Penalties
SEPTEMBER 20, 2011
Gone are the easy Internet marketing days when you could just pound your website full of garbage information utilizing key wording in order to meet search engine optimization requirements. Google and other search engines have finally smartened up with regard to these old school practices. Search Engine OptimizationPhoto courtesy Ben Angel on Flickr.
Why Become a Web Hosting Reseller?
NOVEMBER 4, 2010
Web hosting reselling entails renting a server from another web hosting company and leasing out bandwidth, hard disk space, and processing power to other customers at a lower rate. In turn, you can place ads on the websites of people you host on your private server. Hosting Reselling Can Be Difficult. Tags: Web Hosting Why Become a Web Hosting Reseller?
102 Compelling Social Media and Online Marketing Stats and Facts for 2012 (and 2013)
JANUARY 2, 2013
WordPress Hosting SEO ). WordPress Hosting SEO ). WordPress Hosting SEO ). Search is as popular as ever, but the percentage of searches actually done on search engines declined slightly in 2012 (by about 1%). Still, organic search on search engines drive 50% of all referring traffic, compared to less than 8% for social media. WordPress Hosting SEO ). years.
Search Engine Optimization: Recovering Lost Traffic and Links on your Website
MARCH 24, 2010
It then “registers the visit by “calling the script which sits on a web server over at Google (or Statcounter), or another web host. Recovering this old page from an older version of the website will ultimately help the website’s search engine rankings. Related posts: How Search Engine Optimization Adds Value to a Website Most likely, if you have a website for your business, How to Properly Redirect a Domain Name and Get Link Credit I recently received an email from Duane Long asking a. Tags: Search Engine Optimization Share this on del.icio.us.
How Social Media Affects Search
JANUARY 12, 2015
He also hosted our second most popular webinar in 2014 so you know you’re going to get something good. Content Social Media andy crestodina Followerwonk Inkybee orbit media popular webinars search engine optimization SEO topsy webinar By Gini Dietrich. It’s our first webinar of the year and we kick it off with the one and only Andy Crestodina. Webinar Details. CT, 10 a.m.
101 Vital Social Media and Digital Marketing Statistics for (the Rest of) 2013
AUGUST 5, 2013
WordPress Hosting SEO ). Facebook, Twitter and Google+ are the most popular social networks with search engine marketers. WordPress Hosting SEO ). WordPress Hosting SEO ). WordPress Hosting SEO ). WordPress Hosting SEO ). WordPress Hosting SEO ). WordPress Hosting SEO ). Search Engine Journal ). Search Engine Journal ). TECHi ).
Do You Understand The Basics Of Server Side SEO
Small Business Mavericks
MARCH 9, 2012
Server side refers to the servers that your website sits on, much of which is controlled by your web hosting company. If you have a low cost web hosting company, then the issue can be even more important. For those on low cost shared servers, you should check regularly to see if you are hosting alongside malware sites, or sites that are consider to lower a neighborhood. If you have compatibility issues, then you simply ask your host to upgrade your software. Some web hosting companies simply move your website to another sever that has the upgraded software on it.
The 2014 Digital Marketing Ecosystem
JANUARY 8, 2014
Does the CRM or Marketing Automation tool host landing pages? Once the infrastructure is in place, the content needs to be optimized to the search engine. Content Marketing Lead Generation Online Advertising Search Engine Optimization This gap between tools available and execution presents an opportunity for those that understand the entire ecosystem. They say, “Okay, go!”
Using Cloudflare or Other CDNs Won’t Help You Hide Your Link Network
APRIL 13, 2016
In the past, there has been (and currently is still) an issue regarding linking websites together that are hosted on the same Class C Blocks of IPs. Essentially, if you own several websites, they’re hosted on the same server, then they will be on the same Class C Block of IP addresses. link building Search Engine Optimization
Five Ways to Build the Perfect Web Marketing Storm
MARCH 20, 2012
He talks about five weather systems in building the perfect storm: Blogging, email marketing, search engine optimization, social promotion, and writing. Search Engine Optimization. Under the SEO section, he discusses why sites rank, based on trust/authority of the site, link popularity, anchor text, keywords, traffic, social use, hosting data, and more. ” WRONG! Blogging.
Search and Social Lessons from the Zenith Social Media Marketing Conference
JUNE 10, 2014
The conference, hosted by Marty Weintraub ‘s agency, aimClear, was an impressive affair. Now it’s 2% (because search engines have gotten better). • “If you don’t have open graph tags on your site, need to do that now.” Last month’s Zenith Social Media Marketing Conference opened with a blast of presentational energy from Neal Rodriguez.
Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2011
Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg
JANUARY 5, 2012
User Friendly SEO : These are the tactics that search engine optimizers should use to optimize for search engines and user experience. For those die hard SEO practitioners who don’t see the value in social, this article shows the last few months’ impact on search engine rankings. It’s my birthday and I have some great news! And I did. Do an audit to find out.
Web Hosting demystified - II
The Marketing Blog
JULY 31, 2007
Home About In the Media Web Hosting demystified – I Market yourself as an individual August 1, 2007.4:55 Jump to Comments Continuing from my last post on Web hosting ( trying to focus a bit on tech. these days … ) My quest for a good web-host landed me at several websites, blogs and discussion forums. 55 am Discussion forums still alive. A lot of them appeared to make quite a few promises. Although the evolution of blogs has re-defined the art of conversations good old php forum continues to run well despite stuff competition. Why these forums work ? Reason?
25 of the Best Web Presence Optimization Guides of 2012
MARCH 11, 2013
PR, social media, and the production of fresh, high-quality content are vital for maximizing search engine visibility. David Erickson shares a presentation from Performics detailing “the cumulative and powerful effect of combining search engine advertising and search engine optimization.” internet users used search engines either daily or fairly often.
Five Marketing Metrics that are Definitely NOT “Worthless”
SEPTEMBER 16, 2013
Search Engine Visibility. Again, while it’s true as the article states that “Many performance indicators, including bounce rate, form abandonment, average order value, engagement, and conversion rate, vary from search phrase to search phrase,” telling a client or boss generically that search engine visibility doesn’t matter is certainly not advisable.
Simple SEO Tips
JUNE 21, 2013
You find a reputable company to host your site. The idea is that you want to use specific words and content that is related to your site in order to get Google (and other search engines) to “crawl” your site. Ideally, when people search for these keywords on the web, your site will show in the search engine rankings. You hire a designer, design a great looking site.
Directory Owner Charges $1,000 to Remove Low Quality Links
FEBRUARY 2, 2015
As you probably know by now, one of the search engine optimization services that I am heavily involved in is cleaning up low quality links to websites. Related posts: Google Hosts Low Quality Article Directory with Links They Want Us to Remove Oh, the irony. Google is hosting the very articles that. link building Search Engine Optimization And he charges $5 a link.
7 Skills Your Content Marketing Team Should Master
Small Business Mavericks
DECEMBER 16, 2015
SEO – Search engine optimization is the ability to get your content ranked in the search engines for maximum visibility. While search algorithms are constantly in a state of flux, your content management team needs to be familiar with how the search engines organize and retrieve data. You should link builders, content promoters, analytics experts, paid advertising professionals, and a host of other members on your team with their unique specialties. Content marketing is an ever-changing discipline. Creativity – Content creation is a creative endeavor.
DataSift Curation Engine Aims for Relevance in Real-time
SEPTEMBER 24, 2010
Mapping Startups & Services Filtering For Relevance In A Matrix DataSift Curation Engine Aims for Relevance in Real-time On August 27, 2010, in Social Web , by Mahendra Palsule As I have said many times previously, if 2009 was all about the hype of Real-time, the future is all about capturing Relevance in real-time. Datasift can filter this firehose using over 20 variables. link] [.]
Microsoft’s Bing Does Not Support HTTPs SNI
MAY 14, 2015
One response he gets from Bing Technical Support is that it’s “apparently a server issue which could be addressed by your web host provider” Then he got another response, saying that they would forward it to their research department. Bing Search EnginesHis website, https://osteo15.com/, uses HTTPs SNI ( Server Name Indication ).