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  • Hotel SEO: Five steps to optimizing hotel deals and listings
    To improve the traffic to your hotel website, leading to more revenue for your business, every hotel must ensure that they are properly set up to be visible on search engine results pages (SERPs).
    - 3 days ago, 23 Feb 17, 1:47pm -
  • Google brings emoji back to the SERPs 😍🙌💯
    Google has revealed that emoji will once again show up in search results snippets, reversing a decision taken in 2015 to remove the characters from its results. 👌
    - 4 days ago, 22 Feb 17, 5:02pm -
  • Brand TLDs vs .com (part two): How can brands benefit from a .brand domain?
    In part one a few weeks ago, we discussed what brand TLDs (top level domains) are, which brands have applied for them, and why they might be important. Today, we’ll take an in-depth look at the potential benefits for brands, and explore the challen…
    - 4 days ago, 22 Feb 17, 2:00pm -
  • Does your website suffer from one of these five content gaps?
    In 2016, Google rolled Panda into its core algorithm. What this means for webmasters is that a website can be hit by ... read more
    - 10 days ago, 16 Feb 17, 2:44pm -
  • The psychology of search intent: Converting moments that matter
    Nineteen years ago, the company that is now called Alphabet Inc. launched Google Web Search, which would quickly become the most widely used internet search engine in the world.
    - 11 days ago, 15 Feb 17, 4:32pm -

Search Engine Land


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  • newIda Lewis Google Doodle marks 175th birthday of ‘America’s Bravest Woman’
    As Rhode Island's most famous lighthouse keeper, Lewis saved a number of lives from drowning, including the two soldiers that inspired the doodle.The post Ida Lewis Google Doodle marks 175th birthday of ‘America’s Bravest Woman’ appeared firs…
    - 22 hours ago, 25 Feb 17, 2:00pm -
  • SearchCap: AMP in search, search pictures and more
    Below is what happened in search today, as reported on Search Engine Land and from other places across the web.The post SearchCap: AMP in search, search pictures and more appeared first on Search Engine Land.Please visit Search Engine Land for th…
    - 2 days ago, 24 Feb 17, 9:00pm -
  • Links to AMP content are showing up outside of search results
    With several popular distribution apps now linking to Accelerated Mobile Page (AMP) content, columnist Barb Palser notes that the format is taking root outside of Google search -- likely to provide an optimal experience for mobile users.The post Li…
    - 2 days ago, 24 Feb 17, 2:45pm -
  • Search in Pics: Google cigar box guitar, branded airplane head covers & a skateboard
    In this week’s Search In Pictures, here are the latest images culled from the web, showing what people eat at the search engine companies, how they play, who they meet, where they speak, what toys they have and more. Google cigar box guitar: Source…
    - 2 days ago, 24 Feb 17, 2:11pm -
  • SearchCap: Google penalty, the KKK & Gboard
    Below is what happened in search today, as reported on Search Engine Land and from other places across the web.The post SearchCap: Google penalty, the KKK & Gboard appeared first on Search Engine Land.Please visit Search Engine Land for the full…
    - 3 days ago, 23 Feb 17, 9:00pm -

Search Engine Journal


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  • newGoogle’s iOS App Returning Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMPs) in Search Results by @MattGSouthern
    Google’s flagship app for iOS can finally surface AMPs in search results.The post Google’s iOS App Returning Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMPs) in Search Results by @MattGSouthern appeared first on Search Engine Journal.
    - 14 hours ago, 25 Feb 17, 9:47pm -
  • newGoogle’s Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP) Account for 7% of Traffic to US Publishers by @MattGSouthern
    Adobe Analytics reveals AMPs account for 7% of traffic to top US publishers. This data is accurate as of December 2016The post Google’s Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP) Account for 7% of Traffic to US Publishers by @MattGSouthern appeared first on Se…
    - 17 hours ago, 25 Feb 17, 6:50pm -
  • Google’s Eric Kuan on How to Secure Your Website by @rinadianewrites
    Eric Kuan, Webmaster Relations Specialist at Google, joined #SEJLive this week, giving advice on the steps to take to secure your website. Eric also shared online tools and resources to keep track of website security issues, and shed light on what th…
    - 1 day ago, 25 Feb 17, 11:27am -
  • Google Site Search to Shutter on April 1, 2017 — Here Are Some Alternatives by @MattGSouthern
    Google will cease sales of its Google Site Search product on April 1, 2017. Current customers will still be able to use it until their license expires.The post Google Site Search to Shutter on April 1, 2017 — Here Are Some Alternatives by @MattGSou…
    - 1 day ago, 25 Feb 17, 4:21am -
  • How to Make Information Architecture & SEO Work Together by @MrDannyGoodwin
    Here's what happens to your SEO efforts when your IA sucks, some common SEO IA mistakes, and helpful tips on how to make your IA and SEO work together.The post How to Make Information Architecture & SEO Work Together by @MrDannyGoodwin appeared first…
    - 2 days ago, 24 Feb 17, 5:08pm -

SEOmoz


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  • 3 Tactics for Hyperlocal Keywords - Whiteboard Friday
    Posted by randfishTrying to target a small, specific region with your keywords can prove frustrating. While reaching a high-intent local audience is incredibly valuable, without volume data to inform your keyword research, you'll find yourself hittin…
    - 3 days ago, 24 Feb 17, 12:04am -
  • Local SEO & Beyond: Ranking Your Local Business in 2017
    Posted by Casey_MerazIn 2016, I predicted that ranking in the 3-pack was hard and it would continually get more competitive. I maintain that prediction for 2017, but I want to make one thing clear. If you haven't done so, I believe local businesses s…
    - 4 days ago, 23 Feb 17, 12:11am -
  • Proximity to Searcher is the New #1 Local Search Ranking Factor
    Posted by WhitesparkHave you noticed that a lot of local pack results don’t seem to make sense these days? Almost every time I search Google for a local search term, the pack results leave me wondering, “Why are these businesses ranking?”For e…
    - 5 days ago, 22 Feb 17, 12:02am -
  • Branding Success: How to Use PPC to Amplify Your Brand
    Posted by purna_vHere’s a question for you:Do you think a brand can influence your behavior outside of purchase preference? Put another way, will seeing the North Face logo make you want to take up hiking in the snow?A few years ago, researchers at…
    - 6 days ago, 21 Feb 17, 12:05am -
  • Strategic SEO Decisions to Make Before Website Design and Build
    Posted by Maryna_SamokhinaThe aim: This post highlights SEO areas that need to be addressed and decided on before the website brief is sent to designers and developers. Imagine a scenario: a client asks what they should do to improve their organic r…
    - 7 days ago, 20 Feb 17, 12:06am -

Search Engine Guide


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  • Which Is More Important: Technical SEO or Reputation Management?
    by Jayson DeMers There are many moving pieces in an SEO campaign, but only a handful of broad categories of tactics to use regularly. For example, most people intuitively group tactics into the categories of on-site optimization and off-site opt…
    - 17 days ago, 9 Feb 17, 7:09pm -
  • How Voice Search Is Changing (and Why Your SEO Strategy Needs to Adapt)
    by Jayson DeMers Voice search has been around for longer than most people realize. It feels like the technology has only been around for a couple of years, but in reality, Google voice search first came out in 2002. We think of it as a recent de…
    - 30 days ago, 27 Jan 17, 7:23pm -
  • The 4 Types of Website Traffic to Watch in Google Analytics
    by Jayson DeMers Creating and managing a website is a big step for a business, but just having a website isn't enough. Establishing a web presence on the web is equivalent to constructing a building for your business in the real world; you can m…
    - 37 days ago, 20 Jan 17, 6:55pm -
  • 9 Tips for Artists Looking for More Search Visibility
    by Jayson DeMers Most artists these days maintain a website to sell their services, or at least a blog to show their work. But it's hard to earn new commissions and work opportunities -- whether in the form of a music gig or audience at an art s…
    - 73 days ago, 15 Dec 16, 6:42pm -
  • The Relationship Between Marketing Automation and SEO
    by Jayson DeMers Marketing automation platforms and SEO are often discussed in the same breath, but they have somewhat of a tumultuous relationship. Some say marketing automation platforms can hurt SEO if you aren't careful, while others believe…
    - 75 days ago, 13 Dec 16, 4:54pm -

SEO Book


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  • Disappearing Clicks
    When Compete.com launched with credits-based pricing well over a decade ago I felt like a kid in a candy store using their competitive research tool. Recently Compete.com announced they were shutting down, but many of the link analysis & competitive…
    - 93 days ago, 25 Nov 16, 11:34pm -
  • Google & Facebook Squeezing Out Partners
    SectionsJust Make Great Content...Search Engine Engineering FearIgnore The Eye Candy, It's PoisonedBelow The Fold = Out Of MindCoercion Which FailedEmbrace, Extend, ExtinguishDumb Pipes, Dumb Partnerships"User" FriendlyThe Numbers Can't Work…
    - 7 Nov 16, 1:56pm -
  • Penguin 4.0 Update
    On Friday Google's Gary Illyes announced Penguin 4.0 was now live.Key points highlighted in their post are:Penguin is a part of their core ranking algorithmPenguin is now real-time, rather than something which periodically refreshesPenguin has s…
    - 25 Sep 16, 10:13am -
  • Free Google AdWords Keyword Suggestion Tool Alternative
    Google recently made it much harder to receive accurate keyword data from the AdWords keyword tool. They have not only grouped similar terms, but then they broadened out the data ranges to absurdly wide ranges like 10,000 to 100,000 searches a mont…
    - 15 Sep 16, 4:41pm -
  • How I Learned to Start Loving Social Media's Darkside
    I'm baaaaaaack.Organic ListingsWhat a fun past couple years it has been in the digital marketing landscape; we've seen hummingbirds, ads displacing organic listings, phantoms, ads displacing organic listings, rank brain, and of course ads displacin…
    - 10 Aug 16, 1:16am -

Local SEO


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  • If Google Analytics Hides Most Keyword Data, Why Is “Keywords” The Default Organic Report?
    I have wasted a good portion of my life clicking past this useless page. Yeah, I know, use Shortcuts, but still. It has been years since this report was useful. Why is it still around? And why is it so prominent in the UI? Instead of spending time m…
    - 12 days ago, 14 Feb 17, 12:28am -
  • Why Are So Many Digital Marketers So Full of Shit?
    Let me start out by saying I don’t really know Larry Kim. I have had a few conversations with him on Twitter. He seems like a smart, hard-working entrepreneur. I have never used his company, Wordstream, so I can’t really speak to anything about L…
    - 45 days ago, 12 Jan 17, 8:05pm -
  • “Near Me” Local SEO Ranking Factors
    If you have been paying attention to the countless pieces put out, you know that “near me” searches are climbing rapidly. Just check out how Google Trends evaluates the search term “near me”: Not only has “near me” risen as a whole, bu…
    - 52 days ago, 5 Jan 17, 5:14pm -
  • It’s 2017 Stop Spamming Your City/State in Your Content
    This is a tactic that I still see get trotted out from time to time, and it never really made any sense to me. To be clear, this is about adding city/state to on-domain content pieces like your <title> tags, URLs, H1, body copy etc. I wanted to take…
    - 54 days ago, 3 Jan 17, 4:52pm -
  • Yet More 2017 Local Search Predictions…
    It’s been a while since I did the old “Local SEO Predictions” thing, but 2016 is indeed a year of oddities. For some lengthier thoughts check out my latest column on SEL: Can SEOs Make Local Search Great Again in 2017? Or just check out this tw…
    - 68 days ago, 20 Dec 16, 6:01pm -

Dejan SEO


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  • Here’s how web users decide if online content is trustworthy.
    In the order of importance, the trust factors for online content are:Content Properties. Title, spelling, grammar, style, language and presence of quick answers.Proof. Quotes, links, references and citations.Publisher Reputation. Brand, websit…
    - 10 Aug 16, 8:07am -
  • Advanced New Tail Keyword Research
    TL;DR VersionShow people a photo of your productAsk them what they would type into a search engine if they were looking for itDiscover new attributes, concepts and synonyms you haven’t considered beforeExpand your keyword research by …
    - 8 Jul 16, 9:13am -
  • 55% of Australians Have Used Their Phone to Buy Online
    55% of Australians have purchased online using their mobile phone2 out of 3 have spent more than $10 on an itemLow value transactions linked to digital products such as books, apps, games and phone creditRepeated buying behaviour …The po…
    - 4 Jul 16, 7:26am -
  • Why do we link to other websites?
    New research shows that organic links on the web often exist for explicitly promotional reasons.A study of linking behaviour on the web was conducted between May and June 2016 in hope to understand the following:Why web publishers link …T…
    - 13 Jun 16, 8:17am -
  • Risk vs Effort in SEO
    We asked 144 SEOs to visit this page and cast their vote on typical risk and effort boundaries they follow. Here are the results:Majority of our respondents show affinity towards safe, low-risk SEO practices ranging from moderate to high …The…
    - 26 May 16, 4:50am -

State of SEO


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  • 4 Top Actionable Ecommerce Link Building Strategies
    Gaining quality backlinks for an e-commerce website might be a nightmare these days because no one likes to link a webpage that sells some products.The post 4 Top Actionable Ecommerce Link Building...[[ This is a content summary only. Visit my we…
    - 25 Nov 14, 1:34am -
  • Recovering from Google Hell – How to Know When to Give Up
    If your site has been penalized by Penguin or Panda, or if you have received a manual penalty, your first instinct is probably to try and help the site recover in rankings (provided that you...[[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for…
    - 31 Aug 13, 1:58pm -
  • The New Age Link Building Services
    Since the Internet has such an extensive reach, many businesses recognize it as a great opportunity for their marketing efforts. Any business that has a product or service to sell can launch a...[[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website f…
    - 30 May 13, 6:28pm -
  • 4 Simple Strategies to Maximize the SEO Benefits of Pinterest
    The impact of social media on SEO is loud and clear. While everyone is clamoring after the 3 big ones – Facebook, Twitter and Google+, take your chance now and maximize the immense SEO potential of...[[ This is a content summary only. Visit my we…
    - 25 Feb 13, 7:21pm -
  • All SEO Changes in 2012
    Year 2012 has been quite tumultuous when it comes to SEO. Even though Google has been picking up pace ever since it started providing its services, the number of algorithm updates and changes made to...[[ This is a content summary only. Visit my we…
    - 17 Feb 13, 9:58pm -

Distilled


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  • Do it Yourself SEO Split Testing Tool With Causal Impact
    Get the ToolWe've got a new tool to share! This tool allows you to measure the effect of any SEO split tests you might run on your website. Continue reading >>
    - 6 days ago, 20 Feb 17, 3:00pm -
  • Google Expanding Carousel Layout for “Best” Keywords
    Over the past year we’ve seen Google expanding their carousel layout and experimenting with new UI for SERPs (see Dr Pete’s helpful mega-guide to the SERP layout), last week we saw some new layouts around filtering and today we’re noticing an e…
    - 17 days ago, 9 Feb 17, 6:00pm -
  • What We Learned in January 2017 - The Digital Marketing Month in a Minute
    This month is dominated by stories from Google, including everything from new product announcements to the search engine giant competing with its own customers for the best paid ad spots. Continue reading >>
    - 19 days ago, 7 Feb 17, 2:00pm -
  • One Year in: DistilledODN by the Numbers
    DistilledODN is coming up on its 1st birthday. We ran our original public pilot in February and March 2016, before launching in April. Continue reading >>
    - 24 days ago, 2 Feb 17, 11:00am -
  • 5 Analyses You can do Without an SEO Platform
    Having a major SEO monitoring platform like Brightedge or Conductor is great. Continue reading >>
    - 32 days ago, 25 Jan 17, 3:00pm -

Kaiserthesage


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  • The Definitive Guide to Enterprise Link Building
    Xight Interactive has been providing Technical SEO services for the past 5 years now, although our company is widely known for link building.Over the years, link building remained a vital part of digital marketing and I personally didn’t see any s…
    - 53 days ago, 4 Jan 17, 5:58am -
  • Content Optimization: How to Optimize Content for SEO and Link Building
    Content marketing has already solidified its stature as a powerhouse in the digital marketing space.In growing a brand’s audience and customer base, it’s certainly proved how formidable the practice is, especially when integrated with other data…
    - 7 Nov 16, 10:13pm -
  • The Top CMS Platforms by Usage in 2016 [Data Visualization]
    We’ve teamed up with HostingFacts, Trellis and BuiltWith to create this data visualization of the top content management systems based on usage statistics this year. Note: The data we’ve compiled were only for non-ecommerce CMS. The Top 10 CMS Pl…
    - 14 Sep 16, 1:33am -
  • How I increased my blog’s Search Traffic by 44% in under a month
    I’ve been blogging for over 2 years now, but I didn’t really optimize my blog for search extensively – which is kind of odd, since I work as an SEO.So when year 2013 started, I decided to re-optimize my blog (some parts of it), a week before I…
    - 29 Jul 16, 6:30pm -
  • How to Optimize for Satisfaction in SEO
    The best way to optimize your website for “Satisfaction”: Provide direct answers to queries frequently used by searchers to find your content, so you can give the right information/experience to visitors fast. With all the advancements in web and…
    - 22 Jul 16, 4:05am -

SEOgadget


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  • Organic Digital Marketing Principles
    Change Overload A lot is made of the vast amount of data and rapid innovation in the digital marketing space, but to what extent is that a good thing, or even useful? After all, between ad fraud, metrics with issues, unusable data and analytics issue…
    - 6 days ago, 20 Feb 17, 3:08pm -
  • What is Organic Digital?
    It is pretty widely acknowledged that anyone who feels they’re being advertised to probably isn’t enjoying that experience. Just look at the rate of adoption for ad blocking software – 615 million devices across the globe at the end of last yea…
    - 11 days ago, 15 Feb 17, 3:00pm -
  • What Does Machine Learning and AI Really Mean for SEO?
    Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning (ML) are not brand new concepts but over the last few years we’ve started to hear an awful lot more about how those technologies are in use by search engine companies. Google uses Machine Learning to hel…
    - 13 days ago, 13 Feb 17, 2:57pm -
  • Getting Started with Content Grouping in Google Analytics
    The Content Grouping feature in Google Analytics exists for one very simple reason: to enable you to categorize your digital content into groups which reflect your business goals or reporting requirements. It's an underutilized feature, and one that'…
    - 24 days ago, 2 Feb 17, 4:14pm -
  • Five SEO challenges to look out for in 2017
    As a transformational year recedes, here’s a look at what 2017 holds in store: Cracking down on intrusive interstitials The only Google update to have so far been confirmed for January is a move to potentially penalise sites for the use of intrusiv…
    - 53 days ago, 4 Jan 17, 2:22pm -

Google Webmasters


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