Written by Dan Virgillito

Dan Virgillito

Dan Virgillito is a freelance content strategist with a passion for good storytelling and all things digital. He lived in the Netherlands, Poland, England and Sicily. Say hi on Twitter.

Articles written by Dan Virgillito:

Much of what goes on in the SEO industry comes from reacting to Google’s algorithm and the changes they make to it over time. In order to measure how Google changes, and to gain some idea of what they change beyond what they simply…
Long ago, before the rise of man, there was only Google. Google saw the world, and decided it needed to rank the importance of all it surveyed. It gathered the metrics it knew and could measure, and it knew them and measured them. Wh…
SSL is the most common form of security for the web. You see it when a website complains about lacking the proper certificates. You see it with the lock icon in your browser status bar when you visit a secured site. You see it in the UR…
In the early days of Google Panda, duplicate content became public enemy number one. Sites of all stripes, in all color hats, found themselves face with penalties for low quality content, scraped content or duplicate content.…
The vast majority of SEO advice on the Internet applies to English-language sites with a specific focus on the United States. England and Australia can put much of the advice to use, with regional preferences and spelling, but s…
Some concerns in SEO are brand new. Issues come up every month with new technologies, new interactions and new rules. Some issues, on the other hand, are as old as communication itself. Since the dawn of language, some words have…
Last year Google announced its disavow tool that allowed webmasters to remove links that harmed their ranking in search results. After Google’s Penguin 2.0 update last year, more attention was placed on removing backl…
With the release of Google’s Penguin update, web-masters have been forced to take a second look at link-building strategies. Google has proven time and again that when it comes to search engine optimization, honesty is…
Though you don’t see it as often as you used to online, the site map is a powerful tool for modern SEO. With a site map, search engines have quick, immediate access to all major pages on your site. Users can use it to navigate an…
An easy way to make money online is to promote products as an affiliate. Any time someone purchases a product after clicking your link to that product, you will get paid a commission. Typically, affiliates will promote products…