Running a blog takes a lot of work. There are literally hundreds of little things you need to pay attention to in order to make it all come together properly. One of these things is interlinking your blog posts. The goal of your blog should be to provide quality information, as well as a great user experience.
They say first impressions count and they’re right. If you’re like me, when you visit a new site one of the fist things you look at is its domain name. Once you’ve decided to take blogging seriously one of the first things you need to do is get your own domain name. Even if you’re […]
Ok, so you've written the worlds best blog post and published it on your blog. Now what? Unless you're already very established and have a huge following you're going to have to do a lot more than just sit around waiting for people to come check it out. In this post I'm going to cover five different things you can be doing after you hit publish to get your post noticed!
Do you want to know how to brand your content with Rel=Author and have your face show up in Google search results? Well first of all, unless you still use Yellow Pages and the encyclopedia as your primary search engines, you have certainly noticed all of the faces that are now being displayed in Google […]
I’m sure that most avid bloggers are aware of the term “PageRank”, but what does it mean? Why is it important in the blogging realm? PageRank is a term specific to Google and what it is, is essentially a number indicating the “weight” of a webpage based on how many links there are across the […]
If you are striving to accomplish the revenue goals from your online business with your website through SEO, then you better be aware of all the crucial SEO “Don’ts” that if not adhered to can potentially land you up in big trouble. Here in this post I have discussed one of the most unethical or […]
Yahoo Site Explorer has been used as an effective method to check backlinks for six years, but with its demise comes the question of what online marketers are going to do to check their backlinks. Yes, there are some free tools available, but none of the free tools on the market are as extensive as […]
I hope that title makes you feel pretty good. I read the Dummies books, but I never feel good about it. So here we are, learning about building links. Link-building is an important part of optimizing your content for search engine rankings. By now, you probably know that one of the main issues with building […]
When I first began blogging, I tagged everything. I would write my post and then choose 5 or 10 tags based on what I’d written. If I mentioned Richard Branson in a post on marketing, my list of tags may look like this: Richard, Branson, #RichardBranson, Richard Branson, Virgin, Records, British, Sir Richard, marketing, ploys, […]
If you go to certain forums on the Internet you will notice right away that they are basically graveyards. There are not too many posts in those forums. You usually will see that no thread has been bumped up for some time, usually in months. You will see that at any given time there are […]