Google is the de facto face of the internet these days and almost everything online depends on it. Ever since it took over Yahoo! as the world’s top search engine, many things changed in the online scene and more keeps changing every year. With that in mind, keeping up with the latest Google searches is […]
As a blogger, there is no better feeling than when your post gets tons of positive traction. Seeing your content rank highly on Google for keywords with respectable search volumes is definitely a massive confidence booster. But what do you do with these posts once they are out there?
So many factors affect search engine results and keyword optimization. Customer behavior studies show that many low-ranking websites are completely disregarded, because prospective clients follow top links to find a solution to their query. But few businesses have time to market their blog effectively. White hat SEO tactics require time, patience, and imagination to create. […]
You may have read it and even have heard it from many self-proclaimed SEO experts, that keyword density is vital and tremendously important to a successful article and overall website. In fact, many SEO companies that use both ethical and unethical search engine optimization strategies always aim for an article with quality keyword density. Search […]
You may have noticed that the SEO game has become a lot more difficult lately… Mostly due to the recent algorithm updates like the Penguin and, like always, due to the ever-growing competition for valuable keywords. However, some things remain unchanged. For instance, you still need to find a way to let Google know which […]
In addition to traffic generated from marketing through social media sites and community building activities such as guest blogging, blog commenting and blog contests, etc., we should always remember that search engines are not abolished and still provide a rich source of traffic as long as your blog is properly optimized and continuously produces content […]
I sometimes hear bloggers say they don’t do keyword research. They have various reasons for ignoring this fundamental SEO strategy. They say it’s too boring and laborious. They’re afraid it will make their writing too wooden and stiff. They believe it stifles their creativity as a wordsmith. They want to focus on their writing without […]
As a writer, you may be tempted to use “clever” words over keywords. Using clever words may feed your ego but using keywords will make your writing clearer and help you get more search traffic.
Here is a quick but effective way to research long tail keywords with Google Analytics.