Lastly, if you’re interested in nofollowing all of the links on a page, you can add the tag inside thetag for the page. You can find more details about robots meta tag on the Webmaster Blog39.
One overlooked SEO Hack? Easy – crawl budget. It’s a technical SEO hack but a lot of people neglect this. When you allow search engines to crawl and index MASSIVE pages in your site, it consumes the crawl budget that you are given. Google cannot infinitely crawl all pages of your site everyday, you know?
Regarding the amount of comprehensive data provided, this is the best resource. A massive amount of information returns with each search, but filtering through it is overwhelming if you don’t know how to use it. However, it is beyond compare if tracking your competitors is a vital part of your business.
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.
Although this is not officially part of the Google ranking algorithm, it is something that can improve the presentation of your pages in the search results and this means higher click through rates and more organic traffic.
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SEO is crucial to any business that wants to draw in customers looking for their services on search engines like Google or Bing. Boosting your organic search is a great way to attract new customers, and SEO tools are central elements of achieving that goal. Here are some of the best SEO tools out there, as well as some tips on how to select the tools that best suit your business.
Monitor Backlinks is not free, but it gives you so much information about your site without you having to lift a finger. It automates the reporting process and keeps track of your website’s backlinks.
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Thanks Brian for another extensive post. Well, at the end of day, it all depends on how quality your posts are, how they did help people. If we provide information/solutions what they are search for, definitely Google will find our content are the best ones for #1 position.
I’m not saying I will never return to offering private SEO consulting again, but for now, I am only working for my current employer and a very small group of clients who have been with me since the beginning who (for now) refuse to let me go.
As you learn SEO, you will be confronted with lots of new terms and concepts that can be difficult to grasp at first (especially if you come from a totally unrelated education background). Thus, having a few resources that focus solely on explaining those terms to you will come in very handy and streamline your learning process.
109. Google Webmaster Tools – This useful collection of tools helps webmasters and SEOs with more practical aspects of optimization, such as running audits of your website, alerting you whether parts of the website are not properly indexed, and much more. Professional optimizers learn to work closely with GWT in order to track the status of their website, and so should you; all that can be overwhelming at first, since this toolkit provides you with a lot of options and operations. For a better understanding of the tool, take this course from Google on Webmaster Tools Help, and read this SEO Guide for Webmaster Tools from Search Engine Land.
Wow I wish I had the comments you do. So you’re saying that re-visiting and re-writing old posts garnered 111% more traffic by updating old posts? I feel like I go back from time to time to do this, mostly to keep information current. This tip makes me want to revisit all my old posts to see what could be updated. That’s a lot of low hanging fruit. Thanks for this one.
I am wondering, because I always hear a lot of SEO experts as they say, that google is always updating its algorithm as far as SEO is concern, my question is, is it still applicable at this present time (2015), those informations that you have shared? I’m really confused, i also want to improve my understanding regarding this SEO. and hopefully someday if possible become expert like you. That is why I read a lot articles and watch videos pertaining to SEO.
Think of it like that, and realize that you only need your attribution to be good enough to make smart decisions on those two fronts. Use proxies (Estimated Total Conversions in AdWords is a good start), set up some basic links between campaigns in your Google Analytics, and you should have enough information to see where bigger changes should be made.
There are a number of best practices to follow when it comes to internal linking, which you can read more about here. However, internal linking doesn’t tend to attract the same sort of attention and penalty risk as an external linking strategy. If you do what makes sense and feels natural, and don’t go overboard, you should be fine. For example, say you write a post about launching a new company, and in that post you mention how to get funding. If you previously wrote a post about how to get funding, then link to it. Simple.
Well, Google has also been proven wrong, time and time again. From my own personal success of utilizing social signals to increase rankings, my company’s success with our clientele, my colleague’s success, and other SEO marketers I collaborate with – all of us have seen that Google is flat-out lying to us when it comes to social signals impacting rankings.