This week, David and I continue our blogging series by discussing Content Generation and search engine optimization. We highligh a number of topics such as DoFollow or NoFollow, Social Media, and a whole lot more. Plus, at the end of the show we provide a great list of resources for you to check out if you’re into SEO.
Coming up with ideas
Building a voice
Commentary on news, social commentary, posting about something written by a competitor
What is SEO?
What are factored into deciding the SEO of a site?
How important is SEO?
DoFollow or NoFollow?
What is Pinging?
Do I need a Sitemap?
How much time should be spent on SEO?
How can you maximize SEO in a blog post?
WordPress Plugins for Maximizing SEO?
Building Links Naturally
WebCEO – Checking server headers can be a problem, but it’s an essential element to ensure authority is being correctly passed between pages. This tool lets you check your pages and route out those 302 redirects.
SEOBook Keyword Tool – One of the best free keyword research tools available online, this allows you to see search volumes for keywords and suggests alternate key terms.
Compete: There’s both a free and paid version of this onlin tool, which checkjs visitor level and keywords driving traffic to a website. A great way to gain insight.
Site map Generator for Windows – Make XML site maps with a free tool from Google to help get your wevbsute indexed by major search engines
136 SEO Tools – Wide range of tools that covers just about everything you’d need to know regarding your website from an SEO perspective.
Link Analyser – This free tool shows the strength of inbound linkls, the anchor text and how many links to your site users follow
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NEXT EPISODE – February 12th, 2009 at 7 P.M. EST
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