9
Nov
2012

Keeping Your Visitors Engaged

  Keeping visitors engaged is the most important aspect of any website. Visitors include your faithful readers, current customers and prospective clients. Keep them engaged and they will reward you with more business or repeat visits. As an added bonus, you will immediately reduce your website’s bounce rate, increase customer loyalty and improve your search

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21
Sep
2012

How Inbound Links Outbound Links Affect Google Search Results

  Inbound Outbound links – how do they affect SEO and search related factors? For those who don’t know, inbound links are the links your online site receives from other websites, while outbound links are the connections going from your blog out to other websites. Each of these impact your SEO efforts in a different

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5
Sep
2012

Building Google Panda-Penguin Friendly Sites

Panda-Penguin Friendly Sites: Why It Matters Building Google Panda/Penguin friendly sites can be a challenge, especially if you were previously following bad practices. The web is a lot like the wild west. There are a given set of rules and even some laws in place, but not everyone follows them. Some sites are just spam-like

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28
Aug
2012

Understanding the New Landscape of SEO: Backlinks, Diversity and Quality Content

The strategies needed to produce high quality backlinks has drastically changed over the last few years. What once helped improve a website’s rankings, now has the potential to damage its reputation with Google. Long gone are the days of slapping links anywhere and everywhere you please. Bad neighborhoods and link networks have been dismantled and discounted. When

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23
Aug
2012

Follow vs NoFollow Links: How Each One Affects Your Website’s Search Engine Ranking

Affects of Follow vs NoFollow Links Follow vs nofollow links is often discussed in the search engine optimization community, but the concept is something that every website owner should be familiar with. Google treats a follow link differently than it treats a no follow link. Not only do these links affect your website’s rankings, but

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15
Aug
2012

5 of the Worst Black Hat SEO Techniques

Black hat SEO techniques are not only used by web spammers, but also by misguided Internet marketers and businesses as well. It can be tempting to turn to these methods simply because they offer promises of high rankings in a short amount of time. While black hat tactics may work from time to time, search

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4
Aug
2012

How Local Online Marketing Can Help Small Businesses

4.08.2012 admin SEO Musings

  Local online marketing should be an integral part of any small business owner’s overall marketing strategy. Oftentimes, it can be very difficult to find ways to promote your products or services in way that not only fits into your budget, but also directly reaches your target audience. Offline marketing strategies are often costly and

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25
Jul
2012

Generate Traffic And Backlinks With Infographics

  Infographics, sometimes referred to as information graphics, are a visual representation of a collection of data, information or statistics. Not only are they great for providing viewers with pertinent information, but they are also great ways to attract links to your website. Many times, infographics will cover statistical information. For example, they may display

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