With all the advice about making your business more social, there’s surprisingly little information about what that really means. Because of this, a large amount of businesses – spanning from small to corporate – jump on the social bandwagon… and completely screw it up. You know, back in 1505, social… Continue Reading Change Your Online Approach > Change Your Business
The Panda has raged across the globe now, leaving a path of half-chewed website traffic reports in its wake. Wow. That’s pretty dramatic. But I get the sense a lot of people are underwhelmed by Google’s Panda up date . This update is a big, big deal. If you’ve been… Continue Reading A Scalable Content Strategy in a Post-Panda World
With the news of the confirmed Farmer Update, this week is sure to be filled with opinion posts about how it will solve the issues or how it’s too short-sided to solve the issues, or even those, rightfully so, taking umbrage against Google’s declaration of what’s “low-quality” and what’s “high… Continue Reading The Death of Fluff Content: Content Strategy for Businesses
So, the premise is, you’re new to the blogging scene and you want to be one of the popular people. You want to say, “Yeah, I write this blog” and have people say, “Oh, yeah, I really liked your article on…” So how do you get to that point? By… Continue Reading 8 Tips for Blogging Old School; Building a Community of Links
Otherwise known as a content assessment, a content audit is exactly what it sounds like. In short, you go over the content you have here-to-for created with a fine-toothed comb. Content Audits and Baby Steps First, let’s understand the topic of this article. Several types of digital content now exist… Continue Reading A Content Audit? Why the @#$% Would I Want to Do That?
Chasing down individual, unique long tail keyphrases will end up being a big waste of your time. If your reaction to that sentence was, “OMG, how could he say that long tail keyphrases are a waste of time?! Grrr. What a f’in idiot! I can’t wait to comment about how… Continue Reading How to Build a Directional Long Tail Keyword List
We already know search engine optimization includes, in part, a keyword-finding treasure hunt. We know they should be in your title; call us old-fashioned, but tradition says they should be in your first and last paragraph as well, and we agree. We also know that in a perfect world you… Continue Reading We’ll Stop Screaming “Relevance” When You Start Listening
Part of the modern approach Are you still chasing crap links around? Doing PageRank sculpting or being fanatical over meta data? Then methinks you should stick around and read this post as you could be stuck somewhere circa 2007 in your SEO efforts. A few things prompted this post; from… Continue Reading Content Programs and SEO