12 SEO Trends That Can't Be Ignored In 2017! (Infographic) Last year (2016) was a pretty hectic year in the SEO Industry, there were many algorithm updates, which resulted in many upset webmasters and lakes full of SEO agency tears. It's clear to see that by all accounts Google is getting much smarter. This isn't necessarily a bad thing mind you, those of us that know what Google is looking for and know how to play the game right will always adapt to what ever changes Google throws at us.
How to Increase Your Domain Authority (DA) Before the Next Update Want to Increase Your Domain Authority? Before we dive into this let me be clear on one thing: I think all third party metrics are trusted far too much, especially Moz’s Domain Authority (DA). It has nothing to do with Google’s algorithm and it surely doesn’t dictate how Google ranks your website. But, everyone wants to move up in the SERPs, so any “tool” or “motivation” that can be used to help achieve that can be used in a
25 Ingredients of Long-Form Blog Posts That Deliver SEO Results I have been a fan of long-form content for a while now, and if you are a regular reader of my blog you know that my posts tend to have a lot of meat to them. The days of throwing up 500 word articles and hoping to rank in the SERPs for long-tail keyword variations are long gone. Not only do the search engines favor long-form content, but it helps to keep your website visitors engaged longer, which leads to more social shares,
5 Ways (FREE) to Make Sure Your Content Produces Results for Your Business “Content is King!” – most self-proclaimed SEO gurus. While they are right (I built my agency from the ground up using content marketing), they fail to mention one thing, and that is content alone won’t attract exposure, links, or business. You could write blog post after blog post, updating your blog several times a day, and you will see zero results without a strategy designed to get people to see your content. The
How to Turn Your Passion and Mobile Phone into a $5,000 per Month Business You can’t open social media these days without seeing products being hawked. Girls in bikinis are pushing protein and weight loss supplements, self-proclaimed influencers are shoving teeth whitening kits and cell phone cases down our throats. It’s everywhere, and guess what? You can get in on the action. Yes, you too can become a social media influencer and make money. Your passion combined with your mobile phone,
(The Tai Lopez Example) How to Build a ROCK STAR Personal Brand When You Are a Complete NOOB! Building a personal brand is a great way to get exposure for your business and position yourself as a thought leader. There are thousands of articles that suggest this and I have mentioned it on numerous occasions in my content. With everyone and their brother trying to build their personal brand, it’s important that you start as soon as possible, even if you are a complete noob in your industry or
Stop Saying You Don’t Have Time for SEO: 15 Things You Can Do in Under an Hour Most people relate SEO to a tedious task that is both mentally challenging and physically exhausting. Sure, it can be difficult, but if you understand the fundamentals of search engine optimization you can run a campaign without much headache. There are three main parts of SEO: on-page, off-page and technical. On-page refers to things like URL structure, page titles and content. Off-page is links and mentions,
How to Convert a Personal Blog into a Seven-Figure Online Business Blogs are everywhere these days. Every business has a blog on their website, even if it’s not updated on a regular basis. Even a large percentage of individuals have blogs, where they write about random thoughts, often only being read by close friends and family members. Everyone is blogging with the intention of making money online, but 99.9% of blogs will never make enough money to cover the hosting and maintenance.
8 Effective SEO Strategies for Smaller Businesses with Limited Budgets My agency gets SEO inquiries from large companies that do millions of dollars annually all the way to small mom and pop businesses that do less that $30,000 a year. Everyone, no matter how big or small their business is, wants SEO. They want that traffic from Google to hit their website around the clock, triggering sales or in-person visits, with wallets full of money. A lot of the smaller businesses assumed SEO was out