Category Archives: Search Engine Marketing

The Basics of Link Development

Gone are the days when adding multiple links from any website would immediately bump your own site to the top of search engine results pages (SERPs). Today, Google and other SEO-centric search engines (like Blekko) are spending a fair amount of time and resources figuring out the differences between an organic or natural link andContinue Reading

Best SEO Blogs to Follow in 2011

  Best SEO Blogs to Follow in 2011   As an SEO practitioner, it’s imperative to keep your knowledge about the industry up-to-date, given that search engine optimization is a constantly evolving field. So in this short post, I’ll just share the SEO blogs that I personally follow, which I believe offer the most educationalContinue Reading

Google Algorithm Update Boosts Value of Quality Content

  The value of original, high quality web content continues to rise as Google makes new moves to decrease the visibility of low-quality websites. The search engine giant recently updated its algorithm to suppress the presence of link farms, which generate endless streams of poorly written, regurgitated articles. It’s all in a bid to caterContinue Reading

Why the SEO Consultant Will NEVER Go Away

Why the SEO Consultant Will NEVER Go Away It would be nice to know what pages Google thinks are of low quality, but they don’t say. It would be nice to know what pages are indexed in Google, but even official data given in Google Webmaster Tools varies widely over time, let alone the dataContinue Reading

Scammers, Spammers & Industry Standards

  Friendly Warning I got an email the other day titled “small business SEO scam” Ryan,  who heads small business outreach for Consumer gave this; Recently, we started receiving a rash of complaints from small business owners concerning illegitimate SEO consulting companies they have used. These small business owners are paying hundreds (in someContinue Reading

How to Redirect a Blogger Blog to another Blog

To redirect a your BlogSpot to another Blog or Website, just add a Meta Tag in the Header section of the blog as shown below: Search for: <b:include data=’blog’ name=’all-head-content’/> Add this Meta Tag just after the above code: <meta content=”0;url=http://YOUR NEW URL HERE” http-equiv=”refresh”/>  Continue Reading

How Articles Drive Traffic To Your Website?

It is widely considered that article writing is now one of the key promotional tools that should be employed to drive targeted traffic to your website. Promoting your site via the use of fresh, new articles or those from article directories has become very popular and convenient. Search engines want fresh article content because theContinue Reading