Local Search Ranking Factors

Local search is very essential part of search engine optimization. A study shows that 43 percent of total Google search queries are local. And this study shows that 50 percent of mobile search is local. So anything you do to get your business ranking higher on the local listings of Google is well worth your time. [...]

By |2019-08-09T18:57:19-06:00January 25th, 2014|Categories: Archive, How To & Tutorials, Local SEO|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Local Search Ranking Factors

Whitespark's Local Citation Finder

As I mentioned in a previous post, a citation is a mention of your business name, address, and phone number on another webpage. As we learn from GetListed, “citations are a key component of the ranking algorithms of the major search engines. Other factors being equal, businesses with a greater number of citations will probably rank [...]

By |2019-08-09T18:57:30-06:00October 26th, 2013|Categories: Archive, How To & Tutorials, Local SEO|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Whitespark's Local Citation Finder

What is Social Bookmarking, and How Can it Help Me?

We've all seen them. Anywhere where there's interesting content, there is an option to share it on several different websites for the world to see. For example, whenever you watch a video on YouTube, below the video is an option to share that video on Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and lots more. This is a kind [...]

By |2019-12-04T22:39:03-07:00September 25th, 2013|Categories: Archive, How To & Tutorials, SEO, Social SEO|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on What is Social Bookmarking, and How Can it Help Me?

Digital Marketing Trends You Can’t Ignore

Networking – a dreaded term that brings up images of uncomfortable mixers where you nervously try to impress uninterested strangers. But, while networking does involve putting yourself in situations you might otherwise avoid, the process is also the lifeblood of business. BH Careers International indicates more than half of the jobs employees get are through [...]

By |2019-12-04T22:52:56-07:00August 16th, 2013|Categories: Archive, How To & Tutorials|Comments Off on Digital Marketing Trends You Can’t Ignore

How To Technically Optimize Your Website: Page Load Times

Creating a properly optimized website is probably on your to-do list if you’re a new webmaster, or just new to web design and development. This can seem like an extremely intimidating task, especially considering how many websites there are out there. Luckily, there are a few techniques and tools available to you online that will [...]

By |2019-12-02T11:21:30-07:00August 15th, 2013|Categories: Archive, How To & Tutorials, SEO, Web Design & Development|Tags: , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on How To Technically Optimize Your Website: Page Load Times

Why Do You Need a Silo Structure Website?

The silo structure website was mentioned briefly in the article “What is Technical Optimization?” and is a big enough topic to warrant its own post. As previously mentioned, a silo structure website is one that has a certain level of interconnectedness between its pages. Because of this design, it is valued and ranked higher by [...]

By |2019-12-04T22:54:37-07:00August 8th, 2013|Categories: Archive, How To & Tutorials, SEO, Web Design & Development|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Why Do You Need a Silo Structure Website?

What is Technical Optimization?

Google: The Search Engine Oracle SEO is a multifaceted industry that relies on the proper balance and integration of all its parts to work the most efficiently and effectively. Of course, link building is vital to successful SEO, as is content creation, content distribution, web design, etc. But, how would all these [...]

By |2019-12-04T22:59:24-07:00June 27th, 2013|Categories: How To & Tutorials, SEO|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on What is Technical Optimization?

Commenting with Disqus

Disqus is the largest and most popular third-party blog-commenting platform available today. I use the term “commenting” loosely, of course. It isn’t about simply leaving a comment – dropping your link and your two cents before moving on, although that is still an option.  Disqus takes traditional blog commenting up a notch, fully facilitating complete [...]

By |2019-12-04T23:04:00-07:00June 18th, 2013|Categories: Archive, How To & Tutorials, SEO|Comments Off on Commenting with Disqus