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Press Releases and Their Impact on SEO

I got an email yesterday, and this was the gist of it: "Most of the literature I'm reading about SEO say Google has…
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The SEO Benefits of a Sitemap

When we talk about creating a sitemap, the SEO benefits of a sitemap are numerous. But for the record, let's make sure we…
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My Predictions for SEO in 2017

2016 was a crazy year for SEO. Lots of changes in Google. Lots of changes… Here are SEO predictions for 2017 RankBrain is…
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The $50000 Wix SEO Hero Challenge

Update: The contest is still going on. Due to capacity, I never got around to doing anything with my entry--which is a good…
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What Google AMP Means for You

If mobile technology were devised for the people on-the-go, then why is it slower than the fast-paced generation today? Mobile browsers can't keep…
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Becoming a Niche Leader in 6 Steps

Whether you are new to the online community, or been around for a while, niche leadership is quite a common phrase to encounter.…
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The Psychology of Content Marketing

Print marketing is on a decline, with 23.4% advertising companies spending less on those advertisements. On the other hand, spending on email marketing…
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Elements of Easy Site Navigation

When you design your websites, whether by yourself or by choosing pre-made themes, it is too tempting to craft a site that is…
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3 Reasons Engaging Headlines Lead to Higher Conversion Rates

Headlines are the first thing to catch your eye online. Their size and boldness are eye-grabbing. The design serves one main purpose: to…
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Creating Content for Anchor Text

Links, links, links and more links. While links are extremely important to SEO efforts, there are so many factors that often get overlooked.…
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Keyword Magic? Getting Back to Basics

There is no such thing as keyword magic. Long are the days of keyword stuffing and abusing anchor text. No more can you…
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The Best Way to Guest Post, Build an Audience, and Create Authority

Most blogs have one thing in common: that people writing them have something to say. If you've just started a blog, then you…
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Image Optimization Tips for Your Website

Pictures are crowd pleasers on any website. Especially since most web users prefer visuals to break up text. However, if the website they’re…
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The Truth About Link Building in 2015

The biggest problem with search engine optimization is that it is constantly changing--this leads to a lot of confusing amongst those in the…
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Establishing Email Addresses for Your New Website

When it comes to creating email addresses for your new website and employees, there are some important aspects to remember. The following are…
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Security Guard Companies in Houston

Every once in a while I take some time to try new strategies. I am using some new software, Long Tail Pro, a…
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Can Any Inbound Linking Hurt My Ranking?

The answer is simple - inbound linking cannot hurt your search ranking. How is this known for certain? Well, for one, if inbound were…
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The Importance of Anchor Text in Back-links

The importance of anchor text with respect to a linking strategy cannot be overstated. Back-links are a huge part of the search engine algorithm. When…
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Absolute Links vs. Relative Links – SEO Value

The debate between absolute links and relative links continues to live on in the SEO world. The individual significance of each has been contested, but…
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Incorporation of Company Branding and SEO

SEO is not an exact science. This becomes apparent when trying to incorporate both SEO and branding into a strategy. This process is finicky to…
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