18 (of the) Best SEO Link Building Guides of 2011
APRIL 16, 2012
Links still matter for SEO. Not low-quality links, not reciprocal links, not the kind of links you can buy in bulk for cheap from some sketchy source in the third world, but real, valid, quality links. So—how do you build those high-quality links? What types of links should you be seeking exactly? ” Do You Practice Safe Link Building?
Link Building Strategy: How to Get First Links for Your New Blog
JULY 24, 2013
Building links is frowned upon, but you still need links to rank well. So what kind of link building strategy can you use to get the high-quality links you need without incurring the wrath of the Google gods? The answer: a strategy that focuses on building relationships and benefiting readers. People-Focused Link Building Strategies That Work. 1.
Rick Short Explains How to Turn Staff Into Prolific Bloggers
JUNE 30, 2009
My real challenge was getting my staff to warm to the concept of being a blogger. That was the voice of many of my bloggers at one time or another. Alas, that ideal is rarely achieved-but we nail it sometimes. Q: How do you compare your video marketing efforts on YouTube with your blogging program? But, remember, a YouTube video can be easily embedded into a blog post.
How to Become a Stellar Guest Blogger
JANUARY 4, 2011
Home About Lisa Create a Website Create a Blog Get This Theme Submit Guest Post Contact 2 Create a Website Blog Your guide to building, promoting and monetizing blogs and websites. Therefore if you are willing to succeed in building your brand via guest posting, the first thing you need to do is to plan your future strategy: a) Make one day of the week the “guest blogging day.
40 (of the) Best SEO Guide, Tips and Insights of 2011 (So Far)
NOVEMBER 14, 2011
Here’s a good place to start: 40 of the best SEO guides to strategy, tactics, considerations, common mistakes to avoid and more from some of the best SEO bloggers and writers around. Sutton reports on research showing that content creation is viewed as most effective tactic for increasing search traffic–but is also viewed as the second-most difficult (behind link building).
SEO success for your blog in 10 easy steps
grow - Practical Marketing Solutions
DECEMBER 15, 2010
So with a little help from Ross Hudgens , I’ve put together this beginner’s SEO guide for bloggers. I’ve rated each step by importance and degree of difficulty. If you’re a landscape photography blogger, you’ll have a different set. Use the same techniques we used in building your site keyword list: Google autocomplete, the Wonder Wheel, and the Google Keyword Tool.
The Ultimate Glossary: 101 Social Media Marketing Terms Explained
JUNE 23, 2010
An example of this is the Twitter API. Bit.ly - Bit.ly is a free URL shortening service that provides statistics for the links users share online. Blogger - Blogger is a free blogging platform owned by Google that allows individuals and companies to host and publish a blog typically on a subdomain. Blogging has emerged as a popular method of link building.
B2B Social Media Marketing -- Does It Work?
DECEMBER 23, 2010
On the surface it seems there are more successful B2C social media examples than B2B, but online seems to be where its at if youre looking to market to those B2B decision makers. What better way to examine whether it does than with examples? A Few Successful B2B Campaigns IBM, the technology and IT consulting giant, started using social media for B2B marketing before many were even on social networks. Several years ago they developed some hilarious YouTube videos targeted to business decision makers, and most recently have opened up their arms to Twitter. With roughly 2.3
78 (of the) Best Social Media Marketing Tips, Guides, Tools and Strategies of 2010 (So Far)
AUGUST 16, 2010
Building Social Bookmarking Networks 101 by Search Engine Journal. Todd Heim supplies a helpful guide to best practices for building a following on and generating traffic from social bookmarking sites like Digg, Reddit, Mixx and Propeller. HOW TO: Create Custom Backgrounds for Twitter, YouTube, & MySpace by Mashable. Matt Silverman steps through the process of creating cool custom backgrounds for popular social media sites, with easy-to-follow instructions and rich example illustrations. 57 Social Media Policy Examples and Resources by Social Media Today.
How Social Media Is Impacting Search With Rand Fishkin [@InboundNow #22]
MAY 26, 2011
Where to start with link building. Getting bloggers to link to you. Earning links, the right way. View the full transcript here: SEO Best Practices & Link building strategies with Rand Fishkin. Where to Start With Link Building. "I think some of the easiest ways right now are social ways.". Getting Bloggers to Link to You.
How NOT to pitch a blog | Online Marketing Blog
JUNE 15, 2009
Home About Resources Archives Subscribe Consulting Contact How NOT to pitch a blog 29 Comments | Posted by Lee Odden on Aug 29th, 2007 in Blog Marketing , Blogging , Online Marketing , Online PR In the past I’ve written about blogger relations offering tips on how marketers or PR professionals ought to present their story ideas to bloggers. Pitching bloggers and print journalists are somewhat similar, but in the end, they can be very different things. If you can’t bother to find out the name of the blogger, then your message isn’t really that important.
Using ALL the Tools of Social Media Optimization
SEPTEMBER 10, 2008
Blogs are of course one of the most common forms of social media, and there are significant benefits to having your own blog as well as building name recognition and credibility for your company through other industry blogs. YouTube now draws more than 70 million unique visitors per month. So, here are some tips for using different types of social media sites for SMO.