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Ben Goodsell

Ben Goodsell

Senior SEO Technician

Rimm-Kaufman Group

Ben Goodsell is a lead SEO for RKG, a results-oriented digital marketing company. With deep experience in technical SEO, social media, link building, and content strategy, Ben has worked with some of the largest sites and brands on the web. Prior to RKG, Ben was the senior SEO technician for AudetteMedia, a leading boutique SEO agency.

Articles by Ben Goodsell

  1. Quick Internal Linking Insight Using Google Analytics

    Linking to URLs with a certain parameter can cause SEO issues such as duplication. Here's how to quickly and easily use information already available to you in Google Analytics to get a list of and find pages linking to a particular group of URLs.

  2. Google Changes Smartphone User-Agent

    Google is changing the user-agent they use when crawling content for smartphones. Ensuring mobile searchers find relevant and usable pages is an absolute must do. If you're not already, time to start creating special mobile reports in 2014.

  3. Take Out Duplication Without a Single Site Change

    Too often, waiting on the client or development team to implement website changes will help reduce excess crawling and indexation can hinder making the bottom line. Here’s how to bypass all that with Google and Bing’s parameter handling tools.

  4. 5 Virtues to Help SEOs Achieve Workplace Enlightenment

    SEO professionals are constantly coping with never-ending Google updates, but you can achieve enlightenment working in the search industry. Here are five lessons from Benjamin Franklin on temperance, silence, resolution, sincerity, and tranquility.

  5. Exploring Google’s SEO Toolset

    From gaining insight into how Google crawls and indexes your site, to getting notified of an outdated WordPress installation, here is some useful (and free) functionality Google offers webmasters after the domain verification process is complete.

  6. SEO is Easier With Keyboard Shortcuts

    Becoming efficient with keyboard shortcuts can help you navigate the computer in such a way that it doesn’t compete with the real-time speed of SEO thought. Using these system and program shortcut tips will help save you some valuable time.

  7. The New Mobile SEO Strategy

    Not only has Google come out and supported a mobile strategy, it comes with specific SEO friendly recommendations at no extra cost. Google supports three ways of serving mobile specific content to users and have provided recommendations for each.