SEO Guidelines for Sponsored Content and Partner Links

Adam Sherk

However in any implementation it is important to comply with search engine guidelines to avoid negative repercussions for SEO. How do publishers ensure that sponsored content complies with Google’s guidelines? Yahoo News Syndication: Attribution Links Not SEO-Friendly.

SEO Guidelines – Four Major SEO Pitfalls to Avoid

Social Media Marketing

If you own a website, then definitely you would be using the basic SEO techniques to drive traffic to your site. Sometimes, your SEO techniques may not favor your website and your site may step down from the search engine rankings. This article will be useful for the websites that need good SEO optimization. It takes few weeks or months to modify your website and implement the effective SEO techniques. link building technique seo.

Google Quality Rater Guidelines 2014

Bill Hartzer

I just got ahold of the latest copy of Google’s Quality Rater Guidelines, with a date of March 2014. There may be some things that you can improve, I’ve found a few things that I’m going to pay attention to from now on when I perform complex SEO Audits for clients.

There is Nothing About Negative SEO in Google Webmaster Guidelines

Bill Hartzer

There is nothing about Negative SEO in Google’s Webmaster Guidelines. After a review of Google’s Webmaster Guidelines, from what I can tell, there are no actual references to the practice of Negative SEO. So, technically speaking, is Negative SEO okay?

Why Businesses Should Hire an SEO Company?

Social Media Marketing

SEO stands for Search Engine Optimization and includes the digital marketing tactics which can result in the higher ranking of the website on the search engine result page of a certain type of search engine. If we look at the digital marketing and SEO, both the concepts are inseparable. All the businesses in today’s time need both the digital marketing and SEO campaigning to increase their business growth and make their business profitable and successful. SEO techniques

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SEO Tips for Infinite Scrolling

Adam Sherk

Don’t Forget SEO. This creates an obstacle for SEO. This type of progressive enhancement is good for usability as well as SEO. SEO Guidelines for Sponsored Content and Partner Links.

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SEMPO Caught Violating Google Webmaster Guidelines for Advertorials

Bill Hartzer

SEMPO, The Search Engine Marketing Professional Organization , is taking advantage of text links in advertorials, clearly a violation Google Webmaster Guidelines for link schemes. Those are clearly other ways, besides SEMPO, to find and SEO agencies that you can work with.

The Most Important SEO Metrics For Backlinks Analysis

Kikolani

Even so, not all backlinks are good for SEO. In this article, I’ll show you how to determine if a backlink is right or bad for SEO and what are the most important SEO metrics to look for when doing a backlinks analysis. The most relevant SEO metrics for backlinks.

An Expert’s Guide to How to Get SEO Right

Convince & Convert

When it comes to bettering your website’s search engine ranking, the importance of following good SEO practices cannot be emphasized enough. He is the Co-Founder of Online Marketing Gurus , an award-winning global SEO agency that has collaborated with giants such as Salesforce and Coca Cola.

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Branded Content: 6 Things To Remember before Publishing

Mindjumpers

And as mentioned before always have the playbook within reach to check if you are aligned with the guidelines. We all know that tight deadlines and a busy everyday life at the office can make you compromise or perhaps skip double-checking.

How Could Photos Help Your SEO?

Small Business Mavericks

Optimize Photos According to Publishing Guidelines. If you use your own photos, then do your homework and follow image publishing guidelines. SEO for Small Business google images photos pictures Many people are visually oriented, preferring a good photo to a written description. While a photo may not help a search engine, it probably would help a searcher decide if your link was worth the click.

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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.

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Meeting Google’s Quality Guidelines: Will Google EAT Your Content?

ProBlogger

However, when you look at the world of business – and SEO in particular – quality is becoming less subjective and more objective. Google’s Updated Quality Guidelines . The newly released version of Google’s quality guidelines is chock full of information.

The Importance of Local Search and Local SEO Companies

Idaconcpts

Local SEO Companies Have the Edge. In the race towards meeting this demand of hyper-local data, local business are quick to fall for SEO businesses that offer them “to become the #1 hit on Google” for just $99. Beware of too-good-to-be-true SEO companies.

SEO Copywriting: 25 Best Practices for 2014

Writtent Blog

To the dismay of businesses and marketers, SEO copywriting best practices do not guarantee high SERP rankings. While there are guidelines, and legitimate hints are dropped from time to time, nobody knows exactly what will rank web pages and appeal to prospects. SEO has evolved.

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Tumblr – Why, How & Who?

Mindjumpers

Furthermore, Tumblr URLs can be accessed directly from a web browser without having to sign in (like e.g. Facebook), which means Tumblr can be used to expand your search visibility by using SEO. Best Practise Cases Guidelines SEO Social Media Tumblr Visual content

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Questions To Ask When Trying To Hire The Right SEO Company

The Realtime Report

Questions To Ask When Trying To Hire The Right SEO Company. Hiring one of the best seo companies in Canada to help with the search engine optimization on your website is important. When trying to find the right SEO company, here are some of the items that you need to ask them.

The Most Important SEO Metrics For Backlinks Analysis

Kikolani

Even so, not all backlinks are good for SEO. In this article, I’ll show you how to determine if a backlink is right or bad for SEO and what are the most important SEO metrics to look for when doing a backlinks analysis. The most relevant SEO metrics for backlinks.

Obsolete SEO Techniques It’s Time To Forget

The Realtime Report

Obsolete SEO Techniques It’s Time To Forget. Due to constant changes to policies, search engine giants like Google are constantly forcing SEO experts to adapt to new realities. In this article, we’re going to explore three SEO methods you should stop using immediately.

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News Feed Optimization (NFO) is the new SEO!

Buzz Marketing for Technology

They spend all of the effort to get the page perfect and have it be in compliance with their corporate guidelines but they have no real plans for how they are going to grow their base of Fans with rich engaging content.

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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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27 Must Use SEO Tools for Incredible Content Marketing Results

Writtent Blog

Not too hard if you have the right skills and strategy, but without an arsenal of SEO tools at your disposal, you are bound to waste time and money. Below is a list of the best SEO tools out there right now. guidelines and provides recommendations for improvement.

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Why Quality Content is the Foundation of SEO

Proactive Report

So if quality content is the foundation of SEO and online visibility, how can you create quality content? Start with the Google Quality Guidelines: Would you recognize the site as an authority on a topic when mentioned by name?

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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. Not bad just for ignoring a few Google guidelines.

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My Top Posts of 2013 on SEO and Social Media for Publishers

Adam Sherk

SEO Tips for Infinite Scrolling. SEO Guidelines for Sponsored Content and Partner Links. Related posts: My Top Posts of 2011 on SEO, PR and Social Media for Publishers. My Top 10 Posts of 2009 on News Media, SEO and Social Media.

SEO Isn’t Dead: 10 Ways to Use It for Business

Writtent Blog

While it may come as a surprise to some people, SEO is still alive and kicking. magazine published click-bait piece recently with the title “ SEO is Dead. In fact, it’s what smart SEOs have been doing for a really long time. It’s the best tactic for SEO and OAO.

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Swipe Right for Hot SEO: Match the Link Building Tactic to Your Site

Kikolani

With all the different SEO strategies out there, it can be hard to know which links are best for your site. To help you navigate the SEO maze, we’ve collated some effective SEO link building techniques, and matched them with industries, businesses, and websites. We’ve also included plenty of actionable SEO pro-tips so that you can bask in the glory of their SEO link building efforts. Where your SEO strategy starts. Creating SEO content for websites.

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Time to Rethink Your Blog Strategy? Writing Epic, Incredible Blog Posts

Pam Moore

Traditional SEO is changing. The days of slamming out content that looks, smells and feels like what everyone else is writing are over and done. I recently saw a video and blog post from a leader in the social marketing space offering tips to generate new ideas for content blog writing.

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

Viper Chill

The most obvious answer would be that they are caught breaking the Google Guidelines and are penalised as such. I write about SEO and various company tactics in order to educate, not expose or hopefully negatively impact any company.

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Swipe Right for Hot SEO: Match the Link Building Tactic to Your Site

Kikolani

With all the different SEO strategies out there, it can be hard to know which links are best for your site. To help you navigate the SEO maze, we’ve collated some effective SEO link building techniques, and matched them with industries, businesses, and websites. We’ve also included plenty of actionable SEO pro-tips so that you can bask in the glory of their SEO link building efforts. Where your SEO strategy starts. Creating SEO content for websites.

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The PR Approach to Link Building and SEO

Proactive Report

So SEO is about building your reputation and getting third-party endorsement. Yet so many SEO firms trash the notion of doing public relations. Content Marketing Online PR Social Media Marketing Tips content google link building links Matt Cutts online PR Penguin SEO

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How to Optimize Your Blog Posts for SEO: an Easy-Peasy Guide

Writtent Blog

Great SEO isn’t really a standalone practice anymore. Keyword research and optimization can improve the performance of your SEO blog posts in search, while social media shares send a clear message to Google that your content is quality. Content Marketing = Guaranteed SEO.

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7 Breaking SEO News Updates that Will Take Your Business to New Heights

Writtent Blog

Nothing ever remains the same way for long in the world of SEO. To help you stay informed about the ever-changing inbound marketing landscape, here are 7 pieces of critically-important SEO news: 1. One of the most fascinating and little-known areas of SEO news is Google penalties.

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Half the SEO Techniques Used 5 Years Ago Are Now Spam

Bill Hartzer

Most of those SEO techniques are now listed in Google’s Webmaster Guidelines as being unacceptable. I’m still amazed that so-called SEO firms are sending out UCE Spam (unsolicited commercial email) spam advertising their SEO services for higher search engine rankings.

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Content Marketing: Dos and Dont’s [Report]

Mindjumpers

Don’t accept content marketing as a separate discipline – make sure you integrate it in your other marketing activities such as PR, events and SEO. Skyworld.com has just released their second complimentary white paper from the series on Successful Content Marketing.

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Your 16-Point Content Publishing Checklist

Convince & Convert

Make sure you know guidelines before you check any boxes so you are in line with the site’s SEO and taxonomy best practices. Content Marketing blog guidelines blog strategy content marketing content optimization content strategy content writing writing tips

The PR Approach to Link Building and SEO

Proactive Report

So SEO is about building your reputation and getting third-party endorsement. Yet so many SEO firms trash the notion of doing public relations. Content Marketing Online PR Social Media Marketing Tips content google link building links Matt Cutts online PR Penguin SEO

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Blogging for Business: 10 Foundational Requirements for Success

Pam Moore

” The days of hiring an SEO company to simply throw up some text on a virtual page, buy some junk links and watch the sales come in, are over and done. How to leverage internal and external linking strategies to optimize for SEO and social search.

10 Blogging Tips We’ve Learned from International Idioms

Convince & Convert

For more information, Kissmetrics offers a good article on creating SEO enhancing structure. Content Marketing blog advice blog guidelines blog strategy content strategy content writing writing tipsImage via BigStockPhoto.com. Let’s face it: You’re not Neil Patel or Gary Vaynerchuck.

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8 Reasons You Should Perform Regular SEO Audits of Your Website

Bill Hartzer

It has been a while since I personally performed a highly technical SEO Audit of my own website, which I just completed. There are several reasons why you really need to perform an SEO audit of your website. – Google updated their Google Webmaster Guidelines.

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Old-Fashioned Organic SEO Wins the Day After Google Penguin Update

Bare Feet Studios

The latest Google search algorithm update (nicknamed Penguin) has moved strongly towards the long held principles of “organic seo.” This used to be a classic SEO “trick” and not best practice, but easy and fast to do because of the amazing ability of blogs.

25 Guest Posts on Blogging, SEO and Social Media

Kikolani

Do You Make Any of These 10 Simple SEO Mistakes – From not looking at analytics to a bad linking strategy, here are 10 common SEO mistakes and why they are bad for optimization. 14 Free SEO Tools and Resources From SEOmoz – Along with some awesome pro tools, SEOmoz offers some freebies (or limited use) tools for keyword research, competitor analysis, and more. Best of #SMAZ – Blogging Tips, Social Media ROI, & SEO.

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