Participating in legitimate SEO practices is one of the best ways to get noticed by top search engines like Google, Bing, and Yahoo!. But some online marketers are missing out on some of the easiest SEO strategies. Take a moment to review the following 5 SEO tips to make sure you are getting the most out of your SEO optimization strategy. Read On
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The search world is ever changing. We’ve probably all heard the stats before that Google considers 200+ factors when determining a search result and the algorithm that makes that determination changes between 500-600 times each year. Some updates are more significant than others, but all changes are made to provide the best search result possible. Read On
When web developers delete a linked page, place an incorrect URL in a text link, or change a URL address without correctly updating the URL, a broken link is created. In other words, when searchers (and/or web crawlers) browse through your site and click on the link, they may be directed to a page with a 404 error. Every website experiences a few broken links now and then, and a few may not destroy your website’s life, but there are a lot of reasons to beware of excess 404 errors on your website. Here are a few reasons why broken links are no bueno. Read On
Building a cool website for your company is often the easy part of online marketing. The more difficult task is finding ways to drive traffic to your website. You may have the best website in the whole world and even the coolest product ever, but if you can’t get Internet searchers to easily find your site, then, unfortunately, your sales are bound to suffer. Before you even build a website, it’s vital to understand how to get people to learn about your site and, ultimately, how to encourage them to buy your product. Here are 3 surefire ways to drive traffic to your website. Read On
When it comes to search engine optimization (SEO), there are all sorts of different tactics and strategies. Some of these tactics are straight up bad news that will get your website banned from Google, and you should run far from them. Other tactics are good, but may not be worth the time and energy. With all of the different strategies out there, it’s often difficult for people to discern where to spend their precious time. In order to help you out, here are 3 of the best SEO strategies that will help you get more recognition from top search engines. Read On
Do you ever wonder how online marketing professionals keep up with all the changes in the online world? After all, they are managing multiple accounts, analyzing various keywords, keeping up with Google updates, and figuring out how to keep each customer’s website at the top of relevant search results. Sounds like a lot, right? The truth is it is hard work, but there are a wide range of great tools that make online marketing easier. Here are a few of the best online marketing tools with tips on how they can keep you at the top of your game. Read On
If most of your customers are located near your brick-and-mortar business, then you have probably considered conducting local SEO campaigns. When you have a local business, local SEO is the best way to utilize your internet advertising budget. Whether you run your campaign through an online advertising agency like OrangeSoda or you do your own SEO, there are a few things you must do in order to make the most of your advertising budget. Read On
What is Penguin?
Penguin 1.0 was launched in early 2012 as part of Google’s efforts to eliminate ranking sites that use methods of web spam and over-optimization. It also aimed to penalize sites with poor user experiences.
Essentially, Penguin’s purpose is to clean up the Internet, which is great for us and our clients as it eliminates the need to compete with black-hat sites for rankings.
No one likes a failing grade, but failing at SEO can be super easy. With all of the changes top search engines make to their algorithms, staying at the top of the SEO class requires a lot of attention to detail and a lot of homework. If you are planning on engaging in a stellar SEO campaign, make sure you study up, and avoid these common SEO pitfalls. Read On
As a website owner, you probably dream of making your landing page the online equivalent of a luxury lounge. In other words, your goal is for visitors to relax and peruse your website for as long as possible, instead of bouncing out the second they land on the page. Thankfully, Google Analytics provides some tools to help you better analyze your online marketing strategies, and help you fix factors that are driving visitors away. Read On