SEO Tips Archive

Easy Way to Get .EDU Links- Not Always the “Write” Way

I was reading an interesting entry this morning on SearchEngineLand.com that talks about how much value .edu back links really have depending on the type. On most college campuses, students have the ability to manage their own personal web pages. These pages are usually hosted on the college’s server, making the links coming from those [&hellip

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Finding Your Target Audience Online

Everyone wants to rank on Page One of Google for certain keywords, but what keywords your website ranks for can dramatically affect not only your monthly website traffic, but also how well those visits convert to sales or leads. Afterall, spending time and money on a website or blog, as well as any Internet marketing [&hellip

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Linkbuilding 101 Revisited

I wish I had Dave Frees’ hypnotic skills sometimes. I would sit everyone who asks me “why am I not ranking better?!?!?” down in a chair and wave a crystal ball in front of their faces, repeating “yooooouuuu will buuuuiiiiillllddd liiiiinnnnkkkkksssss…..”. It’s probably the most underestimated part of SEO with every client we work with [&hellip

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Writer’s block

You’ve all heard me preach this time and time again… the key to a successful SEO strategy is content. But knowing your limits is just as important. If you’re like me, you think you can do everything yourself. Update my blog and website every day? Sure, nooooo prooooblem! It’s only like 30 minutes a day [&hellip

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Internet Marketing for Charity

I haven’t had a lot of time to post on here lately, and I don’t usually promote other Internet Marketing firms unless I’ve worked with them in the past, but ProspectMx, the authors of that awesome linkbuilding chart that everyone should have by now, is running an Internet Marketing for Charity contest where they give [&hellip

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Google webmaster chat

Here are a few screenshots I took of answers to questions during today’s Google Webmaster chat, I would just post the images but they’re too big for my blog theme. Flickr Slideshow  Thoughts coming later, hopefully

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When it really comes down to it….

Sometimes it can be hard relating certain aspects of the Internet marketing business to those in another person’s/client’s industry. For example, it’s true that the end product of an SEO/SEM/PPC/social media campaign for a client should be an increase in leads that they are obtaining. Not an increase in traffic, an increase in SERP, or [&hellip

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DC SEO meetup

I just realized I never posted this… I’d like to take the chance to thank Miles Fawcett (now of Urban Alarm ) and the rest of the Washington, DC Meetup group who met on Tuesday evening at an awesome little Irish bar in Dupont called James Hoban’s . There were quite a few people there [&hellip

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Is Google not happy about the Dofollow revolution?

Okay so a lot of blogs have decided to add dofollow plugins to allow visitors to express their opinion and actually get a link out of it. I decided to be one of them and even advertise my blog as a dofollow resource for links by listing on dofollow directories, and guess what happened 3 [&hellip

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Bruce Clay Interview

If you haven’t read this inverview with Bruce Clay by StoneTemple, you need to. Quote of the week: “The best way to succeed on the web is to do things naturally.&#

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