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Social and SEO Work Better Together

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While Facebook likes and Twitter followers don't directly affect search rankings, social and SEO work hand-in-hand. While Facebook likes and Twitter followers don't directly affect search rankings, social and SEO work hand-in-hand. 0 Comments

11 SEO Tactics You Need to Know in 2015

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As search engines continue to evolve, marketers must improve their skills to keep up. These 11 tips will help you excel in SEO in the coming year. As search engines continue to evolve, marketers must improve their skills to keep up. These 11 tips will help you excel in SEO in the coming year. 0 Comments

5 Reasons to Ignore SEO

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With the dramatic growth of the social Web, and the new ways we can now analyze our traffic and results, should we still be focusing on SEO as a primary marketing avenue? Should we still be focusing on SEO as a primary marketing avenue? 0 Comments

SEO Advice for the SMB

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There have been very few things that have made SEO easier for the SMB, so what is a small business owner to do? There have been very few things that have made SEO easier for the SMB, so what is a small business owner to do? 0 Comments

Not Everything in Today's SEO Has to be Organic

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SEO is now more about the amount and quality of the outreach you can do to pitch content to the right audience in order to grow exposure, shares, links and citations. SEO is now more about the amount and quality of the outreach you can do to pitch content to the right audience in order to grow exposure, shares, links and citations. 0 Comments

5 Content Questions to Guide Your Site Redesign

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There's a lot to consider when you decide to redesign your website – it must provide a good user experience, be mobile-friendly, and not lose rankings. But there are also five important content questions to consider before revamping your website. These are five of the most important content questions you need to answer before you revamp your website. 0 Comments

How to Ensure Your SEO Strategy Delivers the Right Traffic

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When it comes to SEO, achieving first page rankings and getting more traffic is one thing, but here's how to make sure those rankings deliver the right type of traffic to your website, traffic that will actually convert into new customers. Follow these three steps to make sure your top rankings deliver the right traffic to your website, traffic that will actually convert into new customers. 0 Comments

Organic Search Accounts for Up to 64% of Website Traffic [STUDY]

Organic Search Equals 64 Percent of all Website Visits

Inspired by Groupon deindexing itself from Google and finding 60 percent of their direct traffic was actually organic search, Conductor reveals data showing that organic search is actually responsible for driving 64 percent of traffic to websites. Inspired by Groupon deindexing itself from Google and finding 60 percent of their direct traffic was actually organic search, Conductor reveals data showing that organic search is actually responsible for driving 64 percent of traffic to websites. 0 Comments

Matt Cutts on How Google Ranks Pages That Don't Get Many Links

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How does Google determine that content is quality, when there aren't many links pointing to it? Or how is it determined that the content is spammy or thin, when there are a lot of links pointing to it? Google's Matt Cutts explains. How does Google determine that content is quality, when there aren't many links pointing to it? Or how is it determined that the content is spammy or thin, when there are a lot of links pointing to it? Google's Matt Cutts explains. 0 Comments

Here's Why Your Editorial Calendar Isn't Working...

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They said that content was king and that editorial calendars would be our pathway to the kingdom. Maybe all of that is true. But if your editorial calendar isn't producing the results you had hoped for, here's why and what you can do about it. They said that content was king and that editorial calendars would be our pathway to the kingdom. Maybe all of that is true. But if your editorial calendar isn't producing the results you had hoped for, here's why and what you can do about it. 0 Comments

Model Battles Google, Yahoo in Court Over Images Linking Her to Porn Sites

Maria Belen Rodriguez Blurred Google Image Search

A lawsuit by Argentinian model Maria Belen Rodriguez alleges that the search results have ruined her life and damaged her reputation. Google counters that "search engines are neutral platforms that do not create nor control content on the web.” A lawsuit by Argentinian model Maria Belen Rodriguez alleges that the search results have ruined her life and damaged her reputation. Google counters that "search engines are neutral platforms that do not create nor control content on the web.” 0 Comments

Google Warns Against Sneaky Redirects in Updated Guidelines

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Google has provided more examples of types of manipulative redirects they are cracking down on. This includes showing one page to desktop users but a completely different page to mobile users, and hacked sites redirecting users to other pages/sites. Google has provided more examples of types of manipulative redirects they are cracking down on. This includes showing one page to desktop users but a completely different page to mobile users, and hacked sites redirecting users to other pages/sites. 0 Comments

Google's Matt Cutts: Small Sites Can Beat Large Sites in Search Results

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If you run a smaller website, it can be frustrating to know that even though your site has great content, you aren't getting as much traffic as a well-known brand. So what can you do to improve your rankings and beat large sites in the search results? If you run a smaller website, it can be frustrating to know that even though your site has great content, you aren't getting as much traffic as a well-known brand. So what can you do to improve your rankings and beat large sites in the search results? 0 Comments