Written by James Parsons

James Parsons

James Parsons is a blogger and marketer, and is the business development manager at AudienceBloom.com. When he isn't writing at his personal blog, he is working on his next big project.

Articles written by James Parsons:

  From the perspective of the webmaster, color and font size doesn’t seem to have anything to do with SEO. From the perspective of the designer, SEO has very little to do with picking colors for an effective website. F…
A 301 redirect is a type of code that works in much the same way that a postal change of address form works for physical mail. It essentially tells anyone looking to visit www.example.com that the real new address is www.newexampl…
Optimizing your title tags is one of the most basic and yet most important actions you can take in an SEO plan. When you’re starting a WordPress blog, or you’re optimizing an established blog, you have a few steps to take to opt…
Search Engine Optimization is a unique industry. It is largely unregulated. All of the rules for operation are set by one primary organization – Google – with little accountability or oversight. There’s no reporting ag…
One interesting technology you can use on your website is the heatmap. Heatmaps are used in life to track the flow of people; where they go, what paths they take, where they avoid and so on. It’s used in multiplayer video games fo…
Perhaps the biggest single flaw with modern SEO is old SEO from the past. SEO professionals know how to promote their articles, and older articles tend to stay high in the rankings. The problem with this, as any SEO knows, is that t…
Links are the highways, the connections Google uses to identify the relationship between pages. A page with no incoming links is invisible; it cannot be indexed unless submitted directly. Links are how pages are discovered, h…
Magento is an incredibly common ecommerce platform, but it suffers from a lack of default SEO optimizations. Thankfully, with a few tweaks and a couple of extensions, you can optimize your storefront to become an SEO powerhous…
If you’re just now getting into the SEO game, you may find it disheartening to see the traffic and SERPs rank of your competitors. Those who have been at it much longer than you have had plenty of time to build their audiences and g…
Sometimes, SEO is about the long haul. It’s a marathon that never ends, where each step is a blog post, status update or follower gained. The finish line is the always-moving number one spot in Google for as many queries as possi…