Build Your SEO Agency The Right Way: 10 Must Have Departments to Deliver Success My SEO team has evolved lot over the past year. I used to have some virtual assistants and some micro workers to help deliver SEO services. Oh, how the times have changed. In order to deliver results that actually benefit a client these days it takes an entire team of people, all with different roles and responsibilities. This is why the days of $199 monthly SEO are long gone when it comes to long term SEO.
8 Ways to Get Brand Mention Contextual Links That Google Loves Are you ready for the biggest SEO bombshell? Sit down for this one and hold on tight… Links are still the NUMBER ONE ranking factor. Yes, Google still puts the most weight on links when calculating their ranking algorithm. You can listen to all the SEO influencers that preach about creating content that Google loves, but the truth is that Google loves links more. They always have and always will. While I have made a very
13 Valuable Business Lessons The Ibiza Party Scene Can Teach You From May through September, Ibiza is the place to be seen and experience the party of a lifetime. There is not a hotter, more desirable destination among the young, wealthy and elite than Spain’s Balearic Islands during this time. If you check the social media accounts of the top celebrities during Ibiza’s opening parties, you will see that almost all of them are chartering private jets and going to take in the action. There
Common Search Engine Optimization Mistakes Noobs Need to Avoid Making money online and driving traffic to a website is easy. All you need is SEO. How hard can it be, right? VERY! Search engine optimization has so many working parts that need to be aligned in order to produce results that stick. There are countless blogs, online courses, and cringe worthy self proclaimed gurus that all have conflicting information. So, who do you believe? What sources provide a reliable source of
The Truth About Social Media Verification: Twitter, Instagram & Facebook Being verified on social media is something that everyone wants, yet very few ever see that mysterious blue tick show up on their account. It’s the ultimate e-penis ego stroke that exists today. Everyone lives on social media these days, so being verified is a big deal. At least it is to the people that desire it so badly. Ask those that do have the verification badge what it has done for them, and most will say,
What To Do After Getting Hit With a Google Manual Slap There is nothing worse than waking up, opening up your favorite rank tracking program, and seeing your rankings crash and burn. Seeing previous top three positions showing as N/A is the worst feeling in the world. Then, you open up Google Webmaster Tools and see the dreaded message, alerting you that Google has assigned a manual penalty to your website. You are fucked. Your traffic disappears overnight and you are left in panic mode.
Love or Hate Him, Donald Trump Can Teach You A LOT About Personal Branding Donald Trump is sure causing a shit storm, and has been since he started his presidential campaign. There are people that love him and there are those that hate him more than anything on this planet. This isn’t a political blog post, so I’m not going to debate whether he is a suitable candidate or a complete jackass. What he does better than almost everyone else, though, is market his brand like a champ. There is no
How to Choose The Best Automated Email Marketing Strategy For Your Business Email marketing can be the biggest source of leads and sales, along with repeat sales, if you take the time to set it up the right way and provide offers that stand out in your niche. Putting together a successful email marketing campaign requires that you fully understand how conversion funnels and goals work. The same concept applies to online as offline. It doesn’t matter if you are setting up an email marketing
The Definitive Guide to Building Strong Influencer Relationships My new SEO agency Serp Logic is booming and our flagship product, Logic Outreach, is responsible for building links on the most popular websites in the world. We work with several of the largest SEO agencies, providing their clients with top tier placements, and we sell directly to business owners that want the media exposure and SEO juice that comes with them. It took me several years of relationship building to put my agency