How to do Basic On-site SEO in 2015

View the video on YouTube here: How to do Basic On-site SEO in 2015 In our first video of 2015 we show you how to do basic on-site SEO for a page on your website. We demo using a WordPress website but these tactics will work on any website whether it’s static HTML, Joomla or even […]

The Ten Most Common Search Engine Optimization Issues that SEO Experts See

Today, companies can’t ignore the benefits of search engine optimization (SEO). From small retail stores to multi-national chains and business-to-business concentrated companies, search engine optimization has been shown to produce positive results. Developing a technically sound site is still among the most crucial facets of a search engine optimization technique and on-page aspects are considered […]

What is HTTPS/SSL Encryption & Will It Boost My Google Search Rankings?

Security has always been a top priority for Google. Over the years, the company has invested a lot in ensuring that their services use industry leading security such as strong HTTPS encryption by default. This means that anyone using Google’s services like Search, Google Drive and Gmail automatically have a secure connection to Google’s servers. […]

Google’s Penguin 2.1 Update Targets Webspam More Aggressively

Matt Cutts of Google announced on Friday, October 4 that they had released an update to their Penguin search algorithm. The SEO world is referring to it as Penguin 2.1 or Penguin 5 depending upon who it is. The last Penguin 2.0 update in May brought huge changes to the way Google indexes and ranks […]

Super-secret SEO backlink outsourcing resources

Update: December 21, 2016 This article is extremely out of date and strategies within this article should not be followed, especially using automated software and anchor text diversity. For more information read this guide to link diversity by Mike Wood. Most everyone in search engine optimization knows that backlinks play a major role in helping your […]

On-Page SEO Tips – What’s Working Right Now

On-page search engine optimization (SEO) is kind of like talking about politics; everyone has an opinion. Some SEO experts may disagree with me and that’s fine. I know what is working for us and how we are getting fast results for ourselves and our clients. Some experts believe that you have to have the following: […]

What’s better? Black hat or white hat SEO?

One of the things we get asked from time to time is if we do Black Hat or White Hat SEO. In reality, any type of SEO is viewed upon by Google as Black Hat SEO as they view doing things to manipulate your rankings as against their standards. But, I guarantee you that anyone […]

Social Media Brand Meltdown

Social Media Marketing Gone Wrong! As many of you may have seen or read online already, “Amy’s Baking Company Bakery Boutique & Bistro” in Scottsdale, Arizona, suffered a publicity meltdown like none other when the owners took to their Facebook account. The owners were featured on a recent episode on FOX’s Kitchen Nightmares where celebrity chef […]

Social Signals: The Search Engine Optimization Game Changer

Following the increase in cookie cutter search engine optimization tactics, Google is beginning to implement new methods in how sites are ranked. Introducing the finest in search engine optimization, social signals. Many of us are already familiar with the powers of social media, social bookmarking, and digital media for search engine optimization. However, how many […]