Keyword-optimized-for-SEO domain names need either full commitment or registered and fully ignored


The moment a CMO truly discovers search they go on a domain name buying spree with the desire to buy every domain name available with the keywords they associate with their products and services. This isn’t a bad idea, but not for the reason they assume; also, if you do buy up all the domains, aliasing, forwarding, and 301 or 302 redirecting the domain to your main company page isn’t the way to game Google. What Works with Domain Name Keyword SEO.

Why you need 3,643 domains just like President Donald J. Trump


That article was about what to do during and after an online reputation attack vis-à-vis Milo Yiannopoulos. President Trump is the proud owner of the domain name Here are some of the 3,153 strange domain names owned by Donald Trump’s organization.

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Seven Expert Google Analytics Guides


Google Analytics (GA) is the most popular tool for tracking web visits, used by more than half of all companies , including two-thirds of the Fortune 500. Why you can’t ignore Google’s new Universal Analytics by iMedia Connection.

Google “mobilegeddon” starts today — are you prepared?


You’re in luck if you’re on the East Coast: Google’s on PST. Rarely does Google actually warn up of an upcoming apocalypse — but they did this time : Starting April 21, we will be expanding our use of mobile-friendliness as a ranking signal. Google Sites.

How to Write Engaging B2B Headlines: Analysis of 10 Million Articles Shared on LinkedIn


The research is based on an analysis of 10 million articles shared on LinkedIn. This could be effect of using the definite article (‘The’) to reinforce the unequalled value of the content according to Rob Ashton of Writing Skills.

Spending more time on SEO than adding value to Google?


” Give Value to Google. Google Needs Copy and Content More than Inbound Links. Google Still Believes that Books Make the Library. While these beautiful sites shape change and reconfigure based on how you view them, they don’t help Google very much.

Google Authorship brings your staff out from behind your brand


Encourage your entire staff to link their Google+ profiles to your business site. All they need is access to an email address (such as ) on the same domain as your content — any content. Verify you have an email address on the same domain as your content.

15 Free Resources to Discover & Learn Google Analytics (from Google)

KoMarketing Associates

Getting started with Google Analytics is no small task. For those just starting out and viewing Google Analytics for the first time, it can be daunting. And, where do marketers find value in Google Analytics? To answer these and the many other questions you may have about Google Analytics, I’ve compiled a list of 15 free resources offered by Google to help you learn how to implement GA and develop data-driven marketing strategy using all the features it has to offer.

France’s Google is different than ours


As part of that trip, I brought my unlocked Google Nexus 5 phone, my Apple iPad Air, and my x220 Lenovo ThinkPad in order to (try to, attempt to) keep up with email, business, and this blog. One: visitors from the US cannot use Google the same way we do in the States.

My 20 top social media marketing, search, and reputation business articles


I went into the historical analytics of the Biznology business blog and used the Google Analytics records from all the way back in 2012 through to today and these are the twenty most successful by visitors. How to recover from Google Penguin and Google Panda.

Have top influencers author your sites to appease Google search


It’s a great time to be passionate about social media, the Internet , online community, and the Google suite of products and services: Google’s about to reward you big-time just as Google pulls the rug out from under the feet of traditional SEO link strategies.

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Should You Optimize Content for Google AMP?


Adopting the Google AMP protocols to your website will be the next big thing you tackle this year and beyond. What is Google AMP? It’s the product of a coalition of equals, technology companies and publishers, driven by Google. Google — Launched AMP in Search web results. Google also provides a cache that can be used by anyone at no cost. The Google AMP Cache will cache all AMPs; other companies may build their own AMP cache as well.

20 Tips for More Efficient Google Searches

Buzz Marketing for Technology

20 Tips for More Efficient Google Searches. For millions of people Google is an indispensable search tool that they use every day, in all facets of their lives. From work or school, research, to looking up movies and celebrities to news and gossip, Google is the go-to search engine.

8 Key Google Changes B2B Marketers Need To Know In The New Year

KoMarketing Associates

In early December, Google dropped the “followers on Google+” social annotation for AdWords advertisers, as uncovered in an article from The SEM Post. The Demise of Google+. Google’s Complete Search Quality Rater’s Guidelines.

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9 Key Points About Google+ Pages for Business for the B2B Marketer

KoMarketing Associates

Earlier this year, we began putting together a strategic recommendation for our clients on Google+ Pages for Business. While they were new and trendy, Google+ Pages had several flaws. A recent article from eMarketer highlighted the fact that users spent an average of 3.3

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The 23 Best Free Google Chrome Extensions for Digital Marketers


Google Review Count: 332. Google Review Count: 319. A productivity extension for Google Chrome that helps you stay focused on work by restricting the amount of time you can spend on time-wasting websites. Google Review Count: 245. Google Review Count: 230.

How the Right Domain Name Impacts Your New Website

Aberdeen CMO Essentials

This useful guide will help you choose the right domain name and properly set up your first business website. Select the perfect domain for your company. One of the most important decisions you’ll make about your website, and business, is choosing the right domain.

How to recover from the ravages of Google Penguin and Panda


People are freaking out about the new Google Search. In the past, too, Google was a little desperate. Google really needed to allow a very nascent industry to mature. Google Search is people! Google SEO is the new Google AdWords. Better Domain Name.

Patchwork quilt stitch your marketing website tightly together using internal links and navigation (every page is sacred, every page is great, if a page is wasted, Google gets quite irate)


Google handles every internet page separately. While Google does understand the concept of Site and Domain, every page is scrutinized on its own merits. If a page is wasted, Google gets quite irate. Google’s Data Highlighter.

Confessions of a Google Spammer


Before I became an inbound marketer, I once made $50,000 a month spamming Google. Google made me do it. They rationalize spamming Google's index in so many ways: We're helping Google improve their algorithm! Google's lying to people. Google Made Us Do It.

Eight Experts Explain (Almost) Everything You Need to Know about Google Authorship and Author Rank


Over the past decade and a half, Google has continually updated its core search ranking algorithm to incorporate an increasingly complex set of “quality signals” and indicators of subject-matter authority. So, how exactly does Google Authorship work? Want to Rank in Google?

Fathom SEO Pulse #49: Phantom 3, More Google Local Changes & More


Although Google has not confirmed anything, it is possible that Phantom 3 is another Quality Update to the main algorithm. Google Drops Local One-Boxes & Pins From Search Results?”. Google has dropped the local one-box results. Google Not Launching Penguin 4.0

Did I Just Get a Google Penalty?

Marketing Action

Recently I did a webinar called “ Did Google Just Penalize Me ?” We didn’t have enough time to answer all the great questions we got about how you might get a Google penalty, so I’m recapping a few of the most interesting here. Google Plus, YouTube, etc.)

Does Google’s Penguin 3.0 Have a Bite?

Marketing Action

Just a few weeks ago, around October 17, SEO professionals received confirmation that Google was rolling out a much-anticipated algorithm update dubbed “Penguin 3.0.”. Google doesn’t give details on updates; it wouldn’t do to hand those keys out to the black-hat people. article.)

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RankBrain – Google integrates science fiction into their algorithm


That’s the name Google has given their latest search algorithm technology. This trend of more conversational queries resulted in Google completely overhauling their search engine and algorithms back in September, 2013 (known as the “ Hummingbird ” update). Domain Authority.

Google Penguin Recovery from a Manual Action

Marketing Action

Editor’s note: We hear a lot about Google penalties. In this post, Kaila Strong of Vertical Measures discusses the impact and mitigation of Google’s Penguin penalty. Google is now indifferent to something that used to help you rank. History of Google’s Penguin Algorithm Update.

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Google Hates Your Mobile Website (Here's How to Fix It)


However, regardless of the chatter in the blogosphere, the ultimate commander-in-chief of the internet, Google, has recently made their stance on mobile optimization clear. Google prefers responsive design to a separate mobile site. I personally use my Google Glass everyday.

How to Sex Up Your Google Search Results With Authorship Info


Have you ever been cruising through Google's search engine results pages to find that certain results are paired with a thumbnail-sized profile picture of the content's author? In other words, it's very possible that Google is rewarding Authorship users with improved search engine rankings.

The 29 Best Web Analytics Tools


1) Google Analytics. Google Review Count: 600. By far the most popular free web analytics tool, Google Analytics is used on more than half of the top one million websites. Google Review Count: 353. Google Review Count: 295. Google Review Count: 292.

You’re doing a terrible job with search and social


The initial conversation generally almost always reveals that the client feels victimized by Google. There’s even an entry in their Google Analytics that says there’s a mobile interface; however, when I ran their main URL through the W3C mobileOK Checker , I got 0%.

How to Tame Panda and Penguin with WPO


Google’s Panda and Penguin updates have irreversibly changed the practice of SEO. WPO is fundamentally friendly to Google’s zoological algorithm collection, because it’s entirely “white hat.” Set up Google+ authorship.

The Story of a Rookie Mistake, a Redesign, and an Accidental Middle Finger to Google


I broke up with Google. I told Google to basically "F off.". Besides, we would be moving to a site with a higher domain authority, which could help us even as we suffered a loss in organic search traffic. So on December 4, 2014, we launched Agency Post on the HubSpot domain.

Why content marketing complements (but doesn’t replace) link building


The correlation of total shares and referring domain links across 750,000 articles was just 0.021.” In fact, Andrey Lipattsev—Search Quality Senior Strategist at Google—recently revealed that links are indeed one of the top three factors for determining ranking in search.

Publishing’s revolutionary breakout: always-on, multi-way connections in shared life spaces


In frequency of use order, the largest chat apps vendors are Skype for Business (50%), Slack (14%), Google Hangouts (11%), Microsoft Teams (7%), Atlassian HipChat (2%) and Workplace by Facebook (2%). 1) Disclaimer: All articles in Media 2025 are provided “as is” for general information.

Is Google Authorship just an Elaborate Spam-Detection Tool?


You probably also like to keep up on the most recent SEO and link building news; and by keeping up on the latest SEO news I imagine that you have come across an article or two about Google+ and Google Authorship. The topic of Google Authorship has been beaten like a dead horse within the SEO community (in fact you may have rolled your eyes when you saw those two words in the title of this article) and for the most part it has been widely championed.

Social PPC: 17 Tips for Successful Ads on Twitter, LinkedIn & Facebook

The Point

It seems only yesterday that “PPC advertising” was synonymous with Google AdWords. Google still dominates search advertising – at last count, it handles roughly two-thirds of all Web search queries , a market share that won’t be decreasing any time soon. Billion with Google in 2013.

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Marketers Are Dramatically Underreporting Results from Twitter

Digital B2B Marketing

On my site ( ), Google Analytics is underreporting Twitter traffic by 30%! The chart below compares Google Analytics and Twitter’s Site Analytics reported traffic week by week. B2B marketers are undervaluing Twitter’s contribution to their business.

Playing the online reputation shell game


Then, be sure to register any and all domain names of all variants. Next, collect as many explicit URLs you can find, as deep as you care to go into Google Search. Start with the keyword phrase fed into Google, Bing, and Yahoo! Related articles.

SEMRush makes disavowing toxic backlinks simple and easy


I know I should be actively removing or disavowing backlinks that are SEO-toxic for my websites, but Google Webmasters doesn’t make it easy (enough for me). The moment I connected my Gmail account and my Google Analytics account to my SEMRush account, the sky cleared, the sun shined, and the rain bowed. I am using my own site, Chris Abraham, , for this article. Search Engine Optimization Google SEO

SEO and Panda, One Year Later


Last summer I wrote a blog article called The Problem with the Story You Are Telling , and it was about search. More specifically, it was about the latest (at the time) Google algorithm update – called Panda — and the impact of content quality on search engine results.

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