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Long tail keywords have long been an important part of SEO, pretty much as long as keywords have existed in the first place. The idea is simple; single word and concept keywords are too short. They have too much competition, and no…
Mobilegeddon is the latest in a long line of Google’s major algorithm updates. As with any update, it has webmasters in a frenzy, working themselves up and worrying about the ranking of their site. Well-prepared webmasters h…
Mobilegeddon is the nickname of Google’s newest Earth-shattering megabomb, a piece of technology so widespread and damaging that no webmaster can go on without dealing with the consequences. Well, that’s what you’d t…
All that is good can be bad without moderation. Alcohol can inspire pleasant feelings, but causes issues in excess. Driving fast can be fun, but driving too fast can lead to deadly crashes. You need water and air to live, but drink…
Look, I get it. Website redesigns suck. They’re time consuming, they’re costly, and they can result in a drop in traffic if you alienate old users with a new design they don’t know how to use. Why bother with a redesign when y…
In the past, one of the premier indicators of a website’s authority has been the presence of a large number of backlinks pointing towards that site. The rationale is simple. If you’re a good site, people will link to you, gene…
SEO very much a nebulous concept. It’s hard to look at a piece of content and analyze just how valuable that content is. It’s hard to tell how much value changing your meta titles may be. There are so many aspects of SEO, major an…
There are many metrics you can use to judge a page. Google’s outdated, dying PageRank is one. Various backlink health checks are others. One of the most credible, these days, is the Moz-created Page Authority. How Page Author…
There has been much debate ever since Facebook and Twitter made it big, whether or not Google will use social signals as a sign of SEO success. There are arguments to be made for both sides, but I’m pretty confident in saying that…
Right at the tail end of 2014, Google rolled out the newest Penguin update, leading to a lot of panic and then a lot of relief. The update was the first after a year of silence, and it turned heads as many people feared it would be a majo…