7 SEO Processes That Get Easier with Increased PageRank/Domain Authority - Whiteboard Friday


What factors are affected as you improve PageRank or Domain Authority, and how? So the title of today's Whiteboard, "7 SEO Processes That Get Easier with Increased PageRank and Domain Authority." So why did we choose PageRank and Domain Authority?

8 Tips to Increase Your Organic Page Ranking in 2018


Your URLs have a certain amount of PageRank associated with them. If you want a percentage of the PageRank from these web pages passed onto your new URLs so the authority passes throughout the website, you need to correctly implement 301 redirects. Guest post by Nathan Elly.

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Content Development With Hummingbird Means Knowing Your Customers, Not Keywords


According to Danny Sullivan’s interpretation on Search Engine Land , Hummingbird is focused on the entire meaning of a search query, not only particular words in the query. While PageRank is rumored to retire , there still lies the question concerning what will be seen as authoritative.

Why a Keyword Strategy Is Important for SEO and B2B Marketing

Directive Agency

When looking to increase traffic on your site or blog, using relevant keywords should be step one. A strong keyword strategy is important for SEO because it increases both site visibility and traffic. . Understanding Keyword Strategy. Design Your Keyword Theme.

SEO Basics for Small Business Professionals: 2 Steps Anyone Can Do

Writing on the Web

Typically, if you’re engaged in SEO, you’re trying to get links , using keywords in your content , and improving the technical aspects of your website to make it more search engine and user-friendly. Keywords help Google find your content and help your content rank better.

SEO Isn’t Mystical


PageRank (PR): Google assigns every website a value between 0 and 10 (with 10 being the best), this value is known as your PageRank (though it often appears as PR). Unlike PageRank, your Domain Authority score is not determined based on one of Google’s own algorithms.

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Topical SEO: 7 Advanced Concepts of Link Relevance & Google Rankings


This is the popularity part of Google’s algorithm, described in the original PageRank patent. In the beginning, there was the original PageRank patent , which changed the way search engines worked. Topic-sensitive PageRank. Posted by Cyrus-Shepard Links matter for SEO. A lot.

The Four Rhinos of Bad SEO Tactics: What Has to Go for Good


Misplaced keyword focus. Entice users to stay a while and they will come back often, but don’t annoy them or else they might have the final word… and it could be ‘goodbye.’. Misplaced keyword focus. Keywords have long been the focus of many digital marketers.

Best Cool SEO Tools of 2011


Identify promising keywords? He helpfully divides his list of tools, most of which are market leaders, into five categories: keyword research, on-page criteria, rank checkers, competitive link research tools, and link monitoring tools. Keyword Research Tools.

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Optimized Links in Press Releases & Guest Posts Can Harm Your SEO, Says Google


If you''re not hip to the SEO lingo, link schemes are "any links intended to manipulate PageRank or a site''s ranking in Google search results. Clearly, the above example is a blatant example of keyword stuffing and should absolutely be avoided.

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Is Author Rank Really Relevant?


And I’m not saying Google’s original love child, PageRank, lives on as the dominant search rank variable. That pile of intellectual gaga came to be known as “PageRank.” PageRank was named after Larry Page, one of the founders of Google. Here ye, here ye.

Launching your social campaign with guns blazing!


For example, for $299 you can buy 10,000 targeted followers targeted by location and keyword and with a guarantee that the followers have active accounts.

An Introduction to Black Hat SEO


Black hat techniques include keyword stuffing, cloaking, and using private link networks. Keyword Stuffing. Keyword stuffing refers to the practice of filling your content with irrelevant keywords in an attempt to manipulate where the page ranks on search results pages.

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Is Google Hummingbird a Win For Marketers?


Phrases > Keywords: Conversational Search. This means it’s trying to understand the meaning behind phrases, rather than searching for individual keywords within a phrase.

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Glossary: 24 SEO Terms Marketers Should Know


A link from another site will improve your SEO, especially if that site has a high PageRank. Keyword - A word that a user enters in search. Each web page should be optimized with the goal of drawing in visitors who have searched specific keywords.

18 (of the) Best SEO Link Building Guides of 2011


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?

40 Essential SEO Terms Marketers Should Know [Glossary]


A link from another site will improve your SEO, especially if that site has a high PageRank. Keyword - A word that a user enters in search. Each web page should be optimized with the goal of drawing in visitors who have searched specific keywords.

8 Essential SEO Reports to Create for Your Client in 2020

Single Grain

While it might be tempting for you to simply download the keyword rankings and organic traffic reports and show them to your client, that might not be enough to showcase your overall SEO plan. The Best Way to Track Your Keyword Rankings: An SEO Expert’s Strategy for 2020.

Google’s Angry Birds

Marketing Action

The general idea is that Hummingbird is less about matching pages to a couple of keywords searched for, and more about matching a sentence-like query to a page that appears to answer that question. Your PageRank drops, and your rankings drop as well.

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The One-Hour Guide to SEO: Link Building - Whiteboard Friday


We've talked about how they consider keyword use and relevant topics and content on the page. Then those pages that had a lot of PageRank, because many people linked to them or many powerful people linked to them, would then pass more weight on when they linked.

SEO vs PPC: How to Prioritize Your SEM Strategies


That seriously limits your keyword targeting opportunities compared to SEO. If you host a blog on your website, you can target all sorts of long-tail keywords related to questions people ask about your industry. To see what keywords you’re already ranking well for, you can use SEMRush.

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SEO vs PPC: How to Prioritize Your SEM Strategies in 2018


That seriously limits your keyword targeting opportunities compared to SEO. If you host a blog on your website, you can target all sorts of long-tail keywords related to questions people ask about your industry. To see what keywords you’re already ranking well for, you can use SEMRush.

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The Biggest SEO Blunders of All Time


Spoiler alert: The worst that could happen is Google lands a direct hit on your search rankings with a flying roundhouse kick, your PageRank drops to 0, and you eventually get featured in a blog post (like this one) that''s filled with examples of companies that broke the rules and paid the price.

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Beauty Bloggers: Top 100 Influencers and Brands

Onalytica B2B

“Twitter was the first social media tool I used as a blogger to get the word out there. The PageRank based methodology we use to extract influencers on a particular topic takes into account the number and quality of contextual references that a user receives.

How Savvy Inbound Marketers Get Results From Guest Blogging


The guest posts were submitted to smaller blogs with an Alexa rank of 50k to 400k and a maximum PageRank of 4. In other words, you can get more of your content published in less time when writing for smaller-scale blogs, and this means more inbound links.

A Brief History of Search & SEO


In other words, we believe, today’s Google. Some, like Search Engine Land (SEL), say that Excite “revolutionized how information was cataloged,” making it easier to find information “by sorting results based on keywords found within content and backend optimization.”.

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Best of 2009: SEO Tips, Part 1


How do search engines treat different forms of keywords? What other tools are worth checking out for keywords, linking and website analysis? Q&A: A Few Things You Need to Know About Keyword Usage by Search Engine Guide. Another noteworthy post from this blog is Get Keyword Rank Data from Google Webmaster Tools , provides detailed step-by-step instructions for analyzing website performance using Google’s webmaster tools.

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A Newbie’s Guide to Link Building

Marketing Action

Or in other words, another site is endorsing yours as a valuable resource. You may have heard of Google’s PageRank system, which is essentially an older algorithm designed to analyze the links on any given webpage.

Who’s Giving You the Best Link Love?


The majority of the world’s knowledge, goods and services are just an internet connection and a keyword away. PageRank & Domain Authority. In other words, a link to your website from Huffingtonpost.com carries much more weight in Google than a link from DivvyHQ.com (sadly).

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Don’t Be a Victim of “Dirty Little Secrets of Search”

B2B Marketing Traction

” Doug Pierce ( Doug Unplugged blog author) wrote an excellent analysis of the SEO vendor’s use of black hat tactics (“spammy” links, doorway pages, and keyword stuffing) in The Data and Details Behind “The Dirty Little Secrets of Search.” Tweet.

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24 of the Best Google+ Guides, Tips, Rants and Raves of 2012


Contending that “PageRank, Google’s ranking scoring system, is profoundly impacted by these (Google +1) votes,” Danny DeMichele provides a simple four-step process for using Google+ as part of a broader reputation (personal or brand) strategy.

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7 Red Flags to Watch Out For When Auditing Your Link Profile - Whiteboard Friday


When I notice that there's link manipulation going on, usually what I see is that there is a huge majority of their backlinks coming with the same exact anchor text, and usually it's the exact match keyword that they want to rank for.

3 Timeless SEO Strategies You Need to Incorporate into General Marketing


Clients are usually less interested in reading about PageRank dilution, AMP integration, and 3-packs. Keyword research is a critical part of SEO today and is another tactic that you can use to better understand your customer.

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A Breakdown of HTML Usage Across ~8 Million Pages (& What It Means for Modern SEO)


Posted by Catalin.Rosu Not long ago, my colleagues and I at Advanced Web Ranking came up with an HTML study based on about 8 million index pages gathered from the top twenty Google results for more than 30 million keywords. meta name="keywords".

Do-it-Yourself Search Engine Optimization (SEO) for Your WordPress.

Industrial Marketing Today

If you have used keywords or phrases in your category names, then you may want to add the category to your permalinks by entering “/%category%/%postname%/.” I prefer just the postname since I optimize it with keywords and phrases.

Content Marketing 2017: Top 200 Global Influencers

Onalytica B2B

Here is the word cloud showing the most frequently used keywords: The most frequently mentioned words spoken about in the context of content marketing were: 1.

24 Growth Hacks to Try Today


Keywords, keywords, keywords -- they might be more powerful than you think. For example, you might want your YouTube videos to show up in the search results for certain keywords. When I find a good growth marketing resource, I remember it and hold onto it for dear life.