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  1. SEO Basics: 8 Essentials When Optimizing Your Site

    Editor's note: This column originally was published on April 8, 2013, and comes in at No.on our countdown of the 10 most read Search Engine Watch columns of 2013. Domain naming is so important to your overall foundation, so as a best practice you...

  2. SearchDay | Get More Attention with Legal PPC Ad Symbols

    From what I can tell, writing an "interesting" and "provocative" column about SEO means facts are optional. I have done on page optimization with Meta Tag, Header -Footer optimization, H1tag optimization Content Optimization and Image txt...

  3. Link Building 101, Part 2

    For ongoing linking advice, be sure to check out the weekly Promotion & Link Building column by Justilen Gaspard and Sage Lewis. Directory Submissions Directory submissions are still one of the most powerful and safest link building strategies.

  4. SEO Web Site Review: Water Filter Corner

    As mentioned in last week's column, "The Better You Rank.The Better You Rank," traffic to your Web site is an indication of popularity and it's in the search engines best interest to rank popular Web sites.

  5. SEO Site Review: Custom Creations, Unlimited

    I especially loved that most people said, "I will absolutely implement your recommendations," following up my column about SEO implementation. In a much earlier column, I referred to this as "Synergy in Search.

  6. SearchDay | My Wife, the Editor

    DMOZ removed from Google Webmaster Guidelines Oct 3, 2008 Google Webmaster Guidelines was updated today and "directory submission" is no longer included! as well as to other industry-specific expert sites.”

  7. Search Engine Optimization: Back To Basics

    and write a weekly SEO column (70 weeks straight, now). One option is to look at authority Web directories (Open Directory Project, Best of the Web, Yahoo Directory, that list Web sites on your topic.

  8. SME Brand Strategy: SEM Tactics, Tips, and Tricks, Part 1

    My kids read this column! You also might want to think of something that starts with a number or the letter "A" as those will be listed first in alphabetical directory listings. Consistency is king, along with some well-optimized pages, press...