How To Get Links On Sites That Don’t Really Want To Link To You

On February 25th, 2013, wrote:

If you work in SEO then you’ve probably noticed by now that people don’t really like giving links away for free. While giving away links is no longer thought to badly damage our own ranking, it’s nevertheless probably not wise to give out too many too freely as it still means pointing visitors away from our site. Furthermore, as links have value, giving them out freely is essentially a waste of money – you could be charging for those. Photo courtesy of: Gavin Llewellyn This makes life difficult when you’re trying to build a comprehensive and natural looking link profile though because it means that you’ll have to bend over backward to get your links on lots of pages and that many sites will even clear your links up as you create them. Post a link on a forum and you might find yourself being banned from that forum, post it in the comments and it will probably be a ‘no – Read the full article

Effective Marketing Strategies For Dentists

On February 12th, 2013, wrote:

Now before we start, let me just clarify that the topic you are about to read is by no means limited to just practitioners of dentistry. I simply chose to make an example from a dentist’s point of view because I just recently visited mine. Now without further adieu, let’s get the ball rolling. Dentists use various marketing strategies to attract new customers, and some of the strategies that are used by dentists are much more effective than others. By using effective marketing and promotional strategies, a dentist can easily and quickly increase the amount of customers that their office has. Local Marketing Dentists can use local marketing strategies which will be effective for promoting a dentist’s services in a certain region. Usually, over 90% of a dentist’s patients are local, so marketing directly to a local population can allow a dentist to reach a massive amount of potential customers. In order to effectively market locally, a dentist should utilize – Read the full article

How Bad SEO Practices Can Harm Your Website

On November 24th, 2012, wrote:

The temptation to be on top of the list on every search engine is tremendous, for that many SEOs use techniques known as black hat SEO. In simple terms these are not ethical or simply put, bad SEO, which used to go undetected by the bots. But most search engines have now updated their bots with new algorithms which will be deeming websites spam and ban them from being displayed. So to be visible, here are a few don’t dos for your website, which might harm it entirely. Cloaking Never cloak, and ask your SEO not to cloak. This is an unethical practice where the codes are written in such a way that the search engine reads something and the result in the end is something else. It might happen that you might be directed to some adult porn site when you have actually read description of an adult education site. This is a strict no no for any website. – Read the full article

Top 10 Useful SEO Techniques For Business Websites

On October 28th, 2012, wrote:

These tips are in no particular order. You may notice that some are more powerful than others. The older your website domain is then the higher it will rank as time goes by, just so long as you keep it updated frequently. Do not try to cut corners and hire dubious marketing companies or employ Black Hat techniques, because you will lose the ranking you have accumulated over the years. Furthermore, make sure you keep abreast of new SEO developments. 1 – Link from LinkedIN LinkedIN was created as a social media for people in business. Link from it to your website, from your profile and from your contributions to comments and forums. You may gain a little bit of traffic from the site, and the search engines will look more highly upon links from LinkedIN if you are an active LinkedIN user. 2 – Have your staff update it If you have staff then assign members of staff to – Read the full article

SEO 101: Black Hat and White Hat SEO Practices

On May 22nd, 2012, wrote:

The terms “white hat” and “black hat” originate from old serial westerns, in which audiences could instantly tell the good guys from the bad guys by the color of their hats. Today, the terms are most commonly used to describe differences in techniques webmasters, web site owners, SEO professionals and Internet marketers employ to promote their sites — or perhaps more accurately, differences in philosophies regarding what type of techniques to choose to achieve this promotion. One thing remains unchanged from the original definitions, however. Individuals who fall into the black hat camp are often considered more dubious than those who fall into the white hat camp. In general terms, white hat search engine optimization, or SEO, techniques include those that are both legally irreproachable and above board. If you are in doubt on whether a particular SEO strategy would be considered white hat or black hat, examining relevant search engine policy can give you a good idea. Of course, – Read the full article

5 Most Common Mistakes Made By SEO Beginners

On August 16th, 2011, wrote:

Search engine optimization is considered both an art and a science. You can learn it and fine-tune your processes to allow for your own set of SEO best practices. But as a beginner in SEO, you should expect to make a lot of mistakes. But that’s okay: it’s a good way for you to learn. However, you could also learn from the mistakes of others.  Here are the top five mistakes that most SEO beginners commit: 1. Not focusing on content. Most site owners and webmasters tend to rely on tricks and so-called SEO techniques to get a better ranking on search engines. Because of that, they neglect the content of the site. This is probably the biggest mistake that anybody doing SEO could commit. Over the years, webmasters have gained artificially high ranking from getting links from link farms, or getting reciprocal links, or spamming DMOZ. There were other black hat and grey hat techniques. But over time, these tactics were found out – Read the full article