Search engine optimization should be an ongoing effort to improve your website’s organic search ranking and find new avenues to create content to expand your reach in meaningful ways. Free traffic? Who doesn’t want that?
Another illicit practice is to place “doorway” pages loaded with keywords on the client’s site somewhere. The SEO promises this will make the page more relevant for more queries. This is inherently false since individual pages are rarely relevant for a wide range of keywords. More insidious, however, is that these doorway pages often contain hidden links to the SEO’s other clients as well. Such doorway pages drain away the link popularity of a site and route it to the SEO and its other clients, which may include sites with unsavory or illegal content.
Did you know that adding LSI keywords to your content can significantly help improve your ranking? But the question that remains in everyone’s mind is which all LSI keywords to use in your content. And unlike the other keyword suggestion programs available in the market that can only give you variations of the word you put into them, this tool can understand the meaning of the words you provide and can provide better data than its counterparts.
Let’s face it: technical SEO can be a confusing nightmare…especially when it comes to redirects. Fortunately, Aleyda Solis’s tool makes sure your redirects are setup correctly before you roll em’ out.
87. Link Building Strategies (Your SEO Squad) – Link building will be one of the most difficult aspects of SEO that you must handle, so the more learning resources you can get your hands on, the better. I recently came across this wonderful guide on link building written by Matt LaClear, which takes your through all the basic steps of link building, and beyond. Learn how to place your first links on all assets owned by you, then move on to heavier stuff like earning links from strong domains and influencers. And if you’re really keen on learning link building and managing it for yourself (as you should), then I also recommend purchasing Matt’s ebook on Link Building – a small price to pay for real, enduring wins.
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2. Evernote – With all of our client and project information, ideas and notes, tasks, bookmarks, etc, I need to be able to sync a lot of information to all of my devices. Evernote does that for me and has a ton of other features as well.
Brightedge or SEMRush are keyword monitoring and research tools, with SEMRush being an affordable option with a good feature set and Brightedge an enterprise level tool with a robust feature set. Both help you enhance content, meta data and track keyword performance.
You’re going to want to look for pricing options for tools that are fair for you. Think about how much money they can make you if they work and then think about how much you have to pay for them. If the tools are not going to pay for themselves, you have to avoid working with them. It’s a lot better of an idea to work with what is fairly priced than going with something that is going to take you way too long to make money off of for it to be worth the investment.
Even if you do eventually decide to put some of these tasks in your developers’ hands, you need to know how to direct them on SEO best practices when structuring a blog. Fortunately, it’s easy to implement once you know how it all works.
Just connect your Google Analytics with the tool and it’ll analyze your site’s SEO visibility, social shares, web page loading speed, and more. Also provides actionable recommendations and downloadable reports.
Brian, I have been following you for 1.5 years now. Your tips and tricks about link building and seo has enhanced my knowledge to an extent that i write about it in my blog and also teach other people who are seo-noobs.
There are billions of web searches in the U.S. each month. Discover how your website can be found by customers who need your products and services. Learn how to choose the right words to describe your business and explore online marketing tools like Google AdWords Express and Google AdWords.
I have a Danish developed SEO tool I would like to share with you. Don’t know whether it deserves a place on the list, but it is easy to use, gives a good overall picture of the condition of the site. What works and what needs optimization. I know it’s in Danish but should be possible to use anyway. Give it a try.
You probably understand your industry jargon and are aware that your customers might use different terms than your trade colleagues to refer to your services or goods. The process of keyword research provides a rounded understanding of key phrases, search terms, and also online demand for products or services.
What does it mean to have a holistic approach to content marketing and SEO? Since that’s precisely what Lee Odden calls for in his new book, that’s exactly what I asked him in this episode of Marketing Smarts. more