How To Get Thousands of Visitors From Google

If you own a website that’s been around for a while, you should already be ranking in Google for a few hundred keywords. Knowing what they are is a perfect way to kick-start your keyword research. It’s all about website analytics — a powerful tool that gives you a …

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The important factor here is specificity

Make your descriptive tag engaging. Google and other search platforms will use it to create that little blurb about your site. Users often read these before deciding whether or not to visit a site. Concise, descriptive blurbs draw visitors to your site, sometimes even before sites that rank higher than …

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Why Do SEOs Use Keyword Phrases?

Webmasters used to do everything traditionally from on-page optimization to off-page optimization such as emailing fellow webmasters to exchange links. Technology and software development has made it much easier for SEO and positioning websites using search engine optimization tools. Google wants to know about the keyword usage. You should ensure …

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Learn all the various on-page ranking factors

Click through rate is a good indicator of whether you’re attracting the right or wrong website visitors and if your website content is what your website visitors are looking for. If you’re attracting the wrong audience or your webpage content isn’t interesting, relevant or useful to the …

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Create better landing pages

You should use large header tags and take advantage of CSS to alter these to fit into the style and colour scheme of your page. If you are using software such as Microsoft SharePoint Designer/FrontPage or Adobe Dreamweaver for example, these CSS details are created automatically for you. A …

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SEO on-page best practice

Since Google only wants to deliver the best possible results to its users, it will push sites with strong engagement up in the search engine results pages (SERPs). If the content isn’t right, it’ll be hard to promote it effectively. It’s like creating a product that no …

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Set Up Alerts For Brand Mentions

It is worth noting that when it comes to link building, it is very difficult to find a site owner willing to give you a link freely. Usually you give something back in return. Record any results that appear to be effective, and re-test them on other domains or with …

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What is Keyword Research?

Setting up a successful SEO strategy can be quite hard. Investing in your skills will definitely pay off though. Information Architecture allows people and search engines to better understand the content structure on a site. As opposed to general web directories, niche specific directories only accept sites that meet a …

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Follow an on-site SEO checklist

Build backlinks by using forums and blog comments. You can become an authority in your niche, by using forums, and engaging with others with blog comments. The key to become successful is to be present everywhere. People spend very little time engaging with content. Most SEO’s (and dare i …

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When you create a topic tag, you also create a new site page

Ideally page titles should include the search term for which the website has been optimized. It takes time to research your market and industry. It takes time to perform the necessary analyses. And it takes time to product quality content. You want people to subscribe to your blog by providing …

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Check the Competition's Backlinks

Use your network to your advantage and have your friends LIKE your page on the different social network platforms and link back to your blogs. This helps to drive organic traffic back to your online business. I think it's good to have lots of content on the website given the …

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Keywords that you’re not already targeting

Add internal links to the taxonomies the post belongs to Link farming, buying links, getting links from any site (not just your niche), aggressive link building with low quality spun content, link exchanging, etc. are all considered bad and unethical ways of creating backlinks to your site – not recommended and …

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The more engaging your copy, the better

Sometimes called curation blogging, content curation means posting collections of useful links, videos, podcasts, infographics, and other resources on a specific theme, along with a little informed commentary. The 'noindex,follow’ command in the meta tags of a web page will eventually be interpreted as a ‘noindex,nofollow’ command. Backlinks …

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Aligning Questions to Keywords

Keep in mind that you must write for your readers, and not for Google’s spiders. Don’t do keyword stuffing. Google continues to say that high-quality content is important if you want to get high rankings. To better understand Google's idea of high-quality content, Google's guides for their own …

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Create Better Content

Once all of your on page elements are fully optimised including but not limited to your Meta Titles, Meta Descriptions and H1 Headings, you need to start thinking about link building. You may have heard people dismissing this aspect of SEO. Some people have been penalised for not doing it …

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Tips and tricks that can help encourage clickthroughs

While analysing the site for more signs of a negative SEO attack, it’s a good idea to see whether the backlink analyser notices a surge of spammy URLs that point back to your site. It might be a few pages, put those pages can be filled with dangerous URLs …

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An instant SEO diagnosis using Google Analytics

Authority is built by earning links, or what some refer to as votes, for your website and is one of the quickest ways to rank quickly in Google. This is accomplished by creating great content that provides so much value that other high-authority websites reference it. As you spend time …

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How to Get More Social Shares From Everything That You Publish

Local directories are specific to both your location and niche. Being listed on them increases your chances of being discovered online. See what keywords are most popular in each country you’re targeting, and optimise the pages on that country’s section of your website accordingly. Also, remember that even …

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Identify niche blogs, forums and newsletters

Satisfy your users’ intent. Give them the information they seek! Perhaps they are searching for formal wear. So, you are trying to rank for those things, tuxedos and formal dresses or wedding outfits, which are tough to rank for. When you build backlinks, you have to be very cautious not …

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Be sure to use your long-tail terms

Cloaking refers to an attempt to boost search result rankings by serving different content to Googlebot than to regular users. This causes problems such as less relevant results (pages appear in search results even though their content is actually unrelated to what users see/want), so Google takes cloaking very …

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Online marketing is not a monarchy

There is little doubt that good search engine optimization (SEO) is important to ensure your site is properly indexed and ranked, but even the most optimized site is just a voice in the wind if you don’t have an audience. Becoming the authority in your area is quite possibly …

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Identify and remove duplicate content

Just like it took a lot of time and effort to get to the top of the SERPs, you need to take time to assess about 4-6 weeks of ranking. This will help you understand the source of the problem and rectify it appropriately. Getting high rankings on search engines …

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Fundamentals of Earning and Attracting Links

What would you type into a search engine to find your business website or page? All pages on your website should be available with a maximum of four clicks from any other page of your site. A good method to achieve that goal is to limit the categories on your …

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How do You Know Your Website Has Been Attacked?

The reason social is such a natural extension of search is that it adds both relevancy and authority. Think about this: According to Nielsen research, 92% of consumers worldwide trust recommendations from friends and family more than any form of advertising. This is up from 74% in 2007. When improving …

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Writing quality content means writing original content

‘Content is the King’, it is rightly said as the ranking of the website is dependent on the content of the webpage. The content should be engaging enough that it attracts the users. In fact, Search Engines penalize the websites which are not updated regularly with the current information. The …

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Follow Google's advice on this

As you’re developing high-quality content, you’ll need to pay some attention to search engine optimization, or SEO. Your content needs to contain words and phrases that people might type into a search engine. Keyword cramming is old news and will probably result in a penalty anyway So, don …

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The need to quantify quality

When you add a link to your website, you are inviting users to leave your site. Continually add keyword-rich content to your website to make it an authority on a particular topic. As you add more and more content to your website it will become more attractive to people seeking …

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Answer relevant questions to your expertise

Quality images, tagged with good keywords, can also help your rankings with search engines. There are many online directories that provide no real value to the Internet users and Google has excluded them from its search results. You don’t want your website to be listed on such pages. Placing …

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Ensure that Googlebot can index your pages correctly

Instead of focusing on what you do or what you sell or why you’re awesome, instead focus on why your customers should care. SEO has matured. It is a serious business, and most brands invest a lot of time and effort into it. In today’s rapidly shifting world …

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Some keywords don’t deserve their own page

Does your keyword research still boil down to digging AdWords Keyword Planner for niche keywords, search volume and competition? Progressive SEO means technical, analytical and traditional marketing all rolled into one. Your online presence goes way beyond your site. The problem is that we tend to forget how our online …

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Readability and long keyphrases

Link building involves obtaining links from external websites to your own for improving direct referrals and search engine ranking. Links are important since Google confirmed that links are the #1 ranking factor, alongside great content. Ranking without links is hard, and why would anyone try to rank without links in …

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Encourage +1’s

Conventional wisdom has been that 301 redirects only pass about 85% of link equity. Your website should be designed with your visitor in mind. Nobody wants to wait a long time for a page to load, and slow site speeds will tempt visitors to visit a competitor’s page. Google …

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Create Data-Heavy Content to Build Whitehat Backlinks

Because time is the most valuable resource for small businesses (link is external) , the best SEO strategy is to spend as little of it as you can to get to the first page of Google. Given the value of your time, “less is more” should define your entire mindset. Now …

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DA to rule them all

The header text, or H1 text, is usually the title of an article or some larger bold text at the top of your page. Google and the smaller search engines can see this and they put extra importance on the words in the H1 text. Make sure your target keyword …

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Don't over-do a particular element

People like to be engaged and feel involved. Having a question as a title will start a conversation by piquing people’s interests. They will want to know what the answer is. Doing research on your targeted audience will help you come up with questions to ask. (Ideally, they should …

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Discover the connection between content and user experience

With top-notch content, visitors get more meaning because their issues are resolved and value for money and time is guaranteed. Google will follow your links, the post and pages that have the most internal links will be most likely to rank high in the search engines. You want to be …

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Social shares play a huge role in content trustfulness

Good link earning begins with quality content that provides value to your potential customers. While content that is poorly written and was only intended to get links will get a website penalized, great content that people want to read will naturally encourage those people to link to it. According to …

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Long Tail and SEO

A greater number of people will stick to voice search, so SEO specialists will have to adjust to this relatively new type of search. Assessing which keywords to go after first is a crucial second step in your keyword research. This is difficult: not everyone is good at estimating which …

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Subtleties of keyword plugging

Internal linking is a really effective SEO technique – it helps search engines identify new pages on your website and indicates what your page is about. To fully make the most of local SEO, you need to ensure that all of your content is pointing to your target areas. You should …

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Do Your (Keyword) Research

When consumers search vocally, their queries are hugely different from how they write them out. The most noticeable aspect of this is that voice search produces many long-tail keyword queries. Spending money on paid search isn’t a requirement for SEO, but it can be an effective way for giving …

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Use Hashtags (Wisely) and Categorize Your Boards

You can also use Fetch as Google within the Crawl section of Google Search Console to render your site the way Google sees it on different mobile devices. Links from longer form, evergreen content (a 1,000+ word article that’s been popular for a long time) will be higher …

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