content marketing

The Benefits of Content Marketing

It has been said before that “content is king”, but when it comes to search engine optimization (SEO), this is really the case. Regular high-quality content can help websites and blogs get better rankings online and also drive more traffic to a website. In addition, it also helps companies be seen as a resource and […]

Key SEO Habits to Stay on Google’s Good Side This Year

The search engine optimization world has always been a dynamic one, requiring online professionals to adjust as quickly as they can. The goal is always the same – to rank as highly as possible in the search engine results – but techniques and strategies have to evaluated and changed if you want to reach your […]

Google Keeps SEOs on Their Toes

When Google first launched panda in 2011, its main aim was to degrade the many websites that have been rated with poor user experience. The launch saw a significant impact of the search results of 11.8% of the sites in Google’s index. In July 24th 2012, Google announced that they pushed out the Panda 3.9 […]

Google’s Pirate Penalty Adds Another Reason to Not Plagiarize Online

If you didn’t already know that it wasn’t a good idea to plagiarize content on the Web, you missed a lot of reasons to not do it. Not only is it ethically dubious, almost always illegal and prone to serious duplicate content penalties from Google, but it’s also a quick ways to make enemies of […]

Flipping a Website: Where to Start with SEO

Oftentimes the reason a website is for sale is because there are problems with the site. In the majority of cases, these problems are related to search engine optimization (SEO). Many new website owners see solving a few SEO issues as something that can be done quickly, but this is usually not the case when […]

video marketing tips

Are you Neglecting Your Video Marketing?

Video marketing can be a great opportunity to capitalize on one of the largest search engines in the world– YouTube. Additionally, other video sharing sites like Vimeo also bring thousands (if no millions) of views to the plethora of videos each site hosts. However, some companies are hesitant to get into video marketing because they […]

How to Navigate the New Google Plus Layout

Google+ is continuing to grow in popularity and companies should take note. This growing social network is becoming closely tied to how Google finds and displays search engines results, so it should be a key part in a company’s SEO and social media strategy. The new Google+ Layout was introduced this week and includes a […]

5 Tricks To Help You Optimize Your Video for YouTube

Fun fact: YouTube is the second largest search engine. For some reason, this absolutely blew  my mind. The more I contemplated this very fun fact, the more I realized that it does make sense. People search for music videos and funny videos on YouTube all the time, and I know that I use YouTube far […]

How Social Media Involvement Can Help Your Company’s SEO Efforts

Both Bing and Google are now using social media activity to help shape and determine search engine results pages (SERPs). This is based off the notion that a user will be more interested in seeing content that their friends and others in their social network have already shared or read versus content that hasn’t been […]

Start A Keyword Marketing Strategy

A keyword is a word or phrase entered in a search engine query, such as Google or Bing, to get information on specific topics. To develop a keyword strategy you can use what the consumer searches for by optimizing your website around keywords that are relevant to your business.  It can be difficult to know […]