Top SEO Mistakes You Should Avoid in 2019

Top SEO Mistakes You Should Avoid in 2019

A quote from Google to its users: “You want the answer, not billions of webpages, so Google ranking systems sort through the hundreds of billions of webpages in our Search index to give you useful and relevant results in a fraction of a second. These ranking systems are made up of a series of algorithms that analyze what it is you are looking for and what information to return to you. And as we’ve evolved…

One Thing You Should Never DIY

One Thing You Should Never DIY

As an entrepreneur, it’s only natural that the term “DIY” is planted into your vocabulary. Your soul is embedded with a "do-it-yourself" lining and sprinkled with an “I got this” mindset. As a business owner, you've tackled many projects yourself and have an impressive skill set. DIY projects can either save you some money or deliver a terrible outcome. For starters, you get to learn a valuable new skill, plus the learning process can be fun....

Four Tips for Using Pinterest to Market Your Business

Pinterest now has over 70 million users, and internet marketers and businesses everywhere need to be taking advantage of that. When used correctly, Pinterest can be a great tool to reach out to an entirely different audience and create a following that will eventually lead to new customers. If you want to expand your business’s social media initiatives onto Pinterest, you need to understand how the platform works and familiarize yourself with the site first….

Four Tips to Improve Your SEO Strategy

If you aren’t showing up on the first page of search results for keywords related to your business, you are missing out on a lot of web traffic and potential customers. This is especially important if you offer products or services on your website, but even if you are a local business like a restaurant or a retail store, you want people to be able to find you on local search, read your reviews, and…

Integrated Marketing: A Comprehensive Approach

There are a lot of things to consider when you are creating a marketing strategy. There are so many areas of both digital and traditional marketing that your business needs to take advantage of to create the most effective strategy. This should include search engine optimization, paid advertising, social media, possibly radio or television advertising, and print advertising just to name a few. The smartest thing to do is to hire one company or marketing…

Four Tips for Google-Friendly Search Engine Optimization (SEO)

Earlier this month, Google launched the Penguin 2.1 update – a follow up to the Penguin updates that intend to target webspam. This means that sites that have been using links in spammy directories, forum links, blog comment/signature spam, etc. saw a major decrease in their search rankings. Earlier this fall, Google launched the Hummingbird update, which affected 90% of all searches. In this ever-changing world of search engine algorithm updates, how can you be…

Four Tips For Better Local Search Engine Optimization

If you rely a lot on local traffic to your business, you need to think about optimizing your website for local search. This may include Google Maps and Google Places, local Yahoo results, Bing businesses, etc. There are many ways to make sure you are attracting more local traffic to your website and to your business. We will go over a few tips you can implement to help the local search engine optimization of your…

50 Marketing Statistics You Need To Know

Here are some Marketing Statistics We Feel That You Need To Know: Blogging 92% of companies who blogged multiple times a day gained a customer through their blog. (HubSpotState of Inbound Marketing, 2012) There are 31% more bloggers today than there were three years ago. (eMarketer, August 2010) 46% of people read blogs more than once daily. (HubSpot Science of Blogging, 2010) Most people read 5-10 blogs. (HubSpot Science of Blogging, 2010) Nearly 40% of…

Update Your SEO Strategy To Increase Traffic To Your Website

In order to make sure that users see the most relevant search results, Google, Bing, and other search engines constantly update their algorithms. This means that you need to update your Search Engine Optimization (SEO) strategy on a regular basis to make sure you are still seeing the organic search traffic that you need for your website to grow. Organic search traffic is extremely important for the growth of your business. You want to make…

5 Tips to Boost Your SEO and Search Traffic

Search Engine Optimization, or SEO, is the process of affecting the visibility of a website in a search engine’s “organic” search results. Normally, the higher a website is ranked, the higher the website will appear among search results. When used as an Internet marketing strategy, SEO refers to the optimization of content using specific keywords that people are searching. Optimizing a website for SEO can include editing the content and re-working the HTML to increase…