Link Detox is an interesting service. See, with Google’s ongoing campaign against web spam and black hat link building, they have turned billions of web links from valuable to valueless, and turned many valueless links…
Joomla! is a content management system (CMS) designed to organize your entire website and display it with ease. Before we dive in, know that I won’t be including the “!” at the end of Joomla every time I write i…
Backlinks are arguably the most important factor in getting your website on the front page of a Google search. A backlink, for those of you who are not fluent in internet marketing speak, is when another website puts a hyperlink t…
Harvesting SEO information about a site can be a tedious process. Just look at how much work you have to do to get relevant information about one site. What happens if you’re trying to check more than one site, then? Maybe yo…
SEO as a whole is a huge and complex undertaking. Every subject can be split up into smaller subjects, and those into smaller yet, until you have perhaps a reasonable itemized list of actions you can take. The deeper you go, the lon…
One of the questions I hate being asked is how long it’s going to take to rank in some situation or another. How long until you’re in the top 10? How long until your local page has a carousel result? How long until you sho…
Cloudflare is a content delivery network, one of many on the web, and it has a variety of uses. Cloudflare themselves say their service can “protect and accelerate” any website. Is that true? Or are the darker rumor…
“Stick a fork in it: guest blogging is done.” This fateful quote from Matt Cutts is one of the most annoying modern SEO traps in marketing. Guest blogging is not a bad strategy. If you go about it the right way, it can st…
Modern SEO is all about high quality content. Produce excellent content and you’ll be able to watch your site rise in the rankings at a surprising pace. Slack, though, and you’ll stagnate. There are plenty of other…
Your onsite SEO is very important, even if the definition of what is onsite SEO, and the relative importance of each part of it, has varied over the years. Google might change the bar, but they can never remove the concept. When you…