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Google is a lying liar that lies

Biznology

So, it’s still possible, even in 2014, to drive a lot of organic traffic to your site by just trend-surfing, news-surfing, and headline-surfing your content directly to what’s going on right now. I’m going to get a lot of blowback for this.

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Top 5 Reasons Web Marketing Now Relies on Content Strategy

Webbiquity

Similarly, in web marketing and everything on the social web, visitors read content, search engines refer to content and determine the ranking of your website. The Advent of Social Media. Social media is crucial in getting your content in front of your intended audience.

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Trending Sources

Fathom SEO Pulse #50: Optimizing for the Future of SEO & More

Fathom

Click-Through Rate (CTR) Might Beat PageRank for Google’s Top Search Results”. Exploring the Correlation between Social Media And Search Rankings”. Though correlation does not equal causation, there are some aspects of social media that seem to correlate with a better organic presence.

The 12 Best Competitive Intelligence and Benchmarking Tools

Webbiquity

increasing social engagement, website traffic over time, etc.) Provides visibility into the sources and quality of traffic to other websites. Showcase reviews: RazorSocial (Social Media Tools), Kissmetrics Blog, PR Daily, Comms Axis. Can also help with keyword research.

Is Author Rank Really Relevant?

Hubspot

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. SEO Social Media

How Savvy Inbound Marketers Get Results From Guest Blogging

Hubspot

You can learn practical tips on how to write online for traffic and money or learn more about his freelance writing services on his website. Most people guest blog for referral traffic and subscribers, but I guest blog for inbound links; for good reason, too.

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

Webbiquity

Noting that “Article Marketing was a reliable way to build quality links and drive significant traffic to web properties. People will then link to their video to get it more views, and you get extra traffic and links.” Links still matter for SEO.

Top 5 Mistakes to Avoid on Your Company Blog

delicious b2bmarketing

Sign in All Social Media Tech & Gadgets Business & Marketing Video Mobile Dev & Design Media Social Good Startups Explore Classifieds Trending Stories OMG, the Oxford English Dictionary Added New Words! “Some companies aren’t social and never will be.

Why Social Media Really Matters

Customer Experience Matrix

Social media is the latest stage in this evolution. Of all that research I mentioned last week , two pairs of facts stood out. But I think the primary reason is that search serves as a gateway to other Internet activity—so marketers wishing to drive traffic to their own Web sites need search advertising to make this happen. The final, related factoid is that social media have grown from virtually nothing to nearly 20% of online time over the past few years.

Best Business Blogging Tips and Guides of 2010 (So Far), Part 1

Webbiquity

Struggling to increase blog traffic? Better results from social media? Learn how to make your blog the center of your social media efforts, build traffic, write great posts and more here in some of the best tips, tactics and guidance for blogging of 2010 so far. Lisa Barone offers 100 topic ideas to kick start your blog posts, divided into various categories such as Go Social, Highlight Your Customers and Get Personal. Stumped for new blog post topic ideas?

High Points on the Social Media Landscape

WebMarketCentral

In "The 4 C's of Social Media," I noted that coming up with a concise definition of social media , like defining "art," is challenging. Another is to look at the different types of websites and tools that comprise the social media landscape. They aren't intended to be comprehensive, but rather to identify the high points in the social media topography. Social Networking Sites where you can post your profile, promote links to your company site / blog / etc.,

SEO: Are Nofollow Links Still Valuable?

Hubspot

Is it still valuable to get them when you can, such as from social media sites or Wikipedia? If a link is from a strong site and will pass traffic then I think you should go and get it. If you can, you can be sure it'll drive good volume of high converting traffic.

Best SEO Guides, Tips and Resources of 2010

Webbiquity

According to recent research , 9 out of 10 B2B buyers say that when they’re ready to buy, they’ll find you. Neil Patel provides an excellent and largely non-technical guide to SEO success, from keyword research and content development through meta tags, search-friendly URLs and link building.

Rick Short Explains How to Turn Staff Into Prolific Bloggers

delicious b2bmarketing

Blog HubSpot TV Contributors Marketing Kit Internet Marketing Blog The HubSpot Inbound Internet Marketing blog covers all of inbound marketing - SEO, Blogging, Social Media, Landing Pages, Lead Generation and Analytics.

Best of 2007: Blog Posts on Social Media Marketing

WebMarketCentral

My last post listed several of the best news articles from 2007 on how to effectively use social networking sites for marketing. Here are some of the best blog posts on social networking and social media marketing strategies and tactics.

What It Takes to Optimize Your Brand’s Organic Search Visibility

Marketing Action

It seems like only yesterday that a brand new company could launch a site, bake some bolded and italicized keywords into each page, prop up a few cookie-cutter articles on free blog platforms for instant backlinks, and watch the organic search traffic start rolling in.

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Best of 2008 - SEO Tools, Part 1

WebMarketCentral

THE Best Link Analyzer Tool by Search Marketing Blog Online Jon Clark raves about the Link Diagnosis tool, which provides detailed data on any site's backlinks including Pagerank, anchor text and nofollow information. Looking for an easy-to-use backlink checking tool (or two) for SEO?

Book Review: Website Optimization

WebMarketCentral

For example, though I've used many keyword tools and even written about some of the best keyword research tools here and here , I somehow managed to overlook Wordtracker's free keyword suggestion tool , which uses data from Dogpile and Metacrawler to estimate search volume across all search engines.

Best of 2009: SEO Tips, Part 1

Webbiquity

The brilliant—and entertaining—David Harry provides an exhaustive list of the primary and secondary factors affecting search engine rank, from link-related factors (link text, relevance, PageRank) and header data through trust-related factors (domain history, outbound links) and “dampening factors&# (poor coding, duplicate content and URL issues). Another excellent SEO post from Search Engine Land is The Evolving State Of Social Media & SEO. Social media works.

4 Easy Ways of Subscribing to Feeds in Google Reader

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Advanced Bookmarklet: If you are looking for a way to add a social aspect to feed sharing, check out Toluu. Research Google. PageRank. Traffic. Google Tutor. Your how-to guide for Google with Google tutorials, tips for using Google and advice. 4 Easy Ways of Subscribing to Feeds in Google Reader. Written by: J. Phil on Thursday, June 26th, 2008 Posted to: RSS/Atom , Reader One comment, add yours! Google Reader is a very popular online tool for reading RSS feeds.

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Best of 2008: SEO Guidance, Part 4

WebMarketCentral

What are some of the best tools and techniques for competitive SEO research? and PageRank is everything (no, Google uses this, but it's only one of more than 200 factors that determine where your pages will show up in searches for specific search terms).

The complete knowledge sharing guide. | lucasmcdonnell.com

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Like many other social situations, sharing knowledge requires someone to be brave and take the first step. Research is part of the prcoess that allows you to lay the foundation knowledge you have created. Research. pagerank. social networks. traffic. about.

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Best of 2008: SEO Guidance, Part 3

WebMarketCentral

What tactics are most effective at driving increased search traffic? She provides an excellent primer on SEO staring with objectives, keyword research and onsite optimization techniques and continuing on through SEO tools, local search, image optimization, video, online PR and blogs.

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Online Marketing News in 2009: The Year’s Hottest Events

Modern B2B Marketing

Google Announces New Offerings in Real-Time, Mobile and Social Search. University of Missouri Researchers Find Search Process Affects Cognition and Emotion. Salesforce.com announces Chatter, social computing for enterprise companies. Marketing Automation gets Social – the first major announcement about social marketing automation. A Robert Half Technology study announces 54% of companies blog social media sites. Facebook beats Myspace traffic.

Best of 2008 (So Far) - Cool Web Tools, Part 2

WebMarketCentral

Here are more of the most useful business, social media and web marketing tools of 2008. Propeller At first glance, Propeller look like just another Digg clone or YASN : a social bookmarking site where you can post links, vote on them, comment, and share them with friends or a group.

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Best of 2007: Amusing and Creative Marketing Stuff

WebMarketCentral

Hitchhikers Guide to Linkless SEO by SEOish How to improve your Google PageRank, create link bait, use social media optimization, and other SEO advice presented as Douglas Adams would have written it, if he were an SEO guy. Sell your soul on eBay. Buy trash at Target.

Cyber Security and InfoSec: Top 100 Influencers and Brands

Onalytica B2B

“The problem with most infosec programs is that they’re trying to add APT and threat intelligence components while nobody can produce a list of assets or describe their egress traffic. ” Joseph Steinberg – Founder and CEO of Secure My Social. Secure My Social.