Eight Common SEO Myths Busted [Infographic]

Webbiquity

SEO, when done properly , can be the most cost-effective marketing tactic in your arsenal. SEO, as an industry and practice, has certainly changed a lot in the last decade, but the basic and core principles remain the same. Guest post by Imran Khan.

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The 26 Best All-in-One SEO Tool Suites

Webbiquity

SEO has a lot of moving parts. Best all-in-one SEO tool suites. Another approach is to implement an all-in-one SEO tools suite, which covers most if not all the bases in a single package. The top all-in-one reporting platform for local SEO. 5) Majestic SEO.

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The Interactive Guide to On-Page SEO

Webbiquity

The core element of SEO is content; no amount of technical excellence or high-quality backlinks will help thin, low-quality, or irrelevant content rank well. Relevance and “digestibility” are the basis of on-page SEO. On-page SEO alone won’t guarantee high rankings.

You’re doing SEO wrong: it’s all about authority

Biznology

Most people get the theory of SEO: You find the keywords and phrases that compose the search queries of your target audience, and you build content that answers the questions implicit in those queries. What’s wrong with SEO? There’s nothing wrong with SEO.

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The Most Important Keyword for SEO in 2018

Webbiquity

But does SEO still matter? And actually, given all the changes Google and other search engines have made to combat manipulative black hat SEO practices, one “keyword” now matters possibly more than any other for SEO. Search rankings matter.

The 15 Best Special-Purpose SEO Tools

Webbiquity

Previous posts in this series have covered tools for specific SEO functions including content ideation , keyword research , and rank tracking. Sample review: “One of the most inexpensive, but powerful tools for SEO. 13) Video SEO for WordPress.

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Law Firm SEO – The Basics

Go Beyond SEO

It’s obvious every law firm needs a website, but let’s be honest, a website without search engine optimization (SEO) would be like building a gas station in the middle of the desert – no one is going to find it or at minimum, without a lot of struggle. Law Firm SEO Basic #3: Content.

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Do writers need to know SEO?

Biznology

Have you read sales pages that scream, “You don’t need to know SEO! ” Solving your SEO writing woes with software sounds so easy. In fact, the sales copy for one SEO plug-in even says, “We walk you through every step: no need to hire or be an SEO expert.”

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SEO Experts You Should Be Following in 2017

Act-On

Whether you have an in-house SEO team, you’re working on optimization yourself, or you have an outside agency, it’s always good to learn from pros. What this means for the B2B marketer is the SEO project you just completed in the last year or two years ago needs to be updated again.

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The 20 Best SEO Rank Tracker Tools

Webbiquity

For the latter, SEO practitioners and digital marketers turn to rank tracker (a.k.a. There are SEO rank tracker tools to fit almost any budget or need. Sample review: “Utilize accurate tracking with automated and white label SEO reports, SERPBook says it offers.

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SEO for site acquisitions

Biznology

How are you going to handle the SEO problem? SEO is hard enough so don’t make it harder for yourself. This will give you time to create some relevant content on your main site and follow SEO guidelines to improve organic search visibility. Considering an acquisition?

Improve Your SEO with Influencer Marketing

Onalytica B2B

Going into 2017, improving your SEO should remain hot on your agenda, as without giving it consideration, finding your website may well be like trying to find a needle in a metaphorical, saturated market haystack. With all this said, whilst SEO is integral, it is very difficult to master.

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Link Building and Mobile SEO in 2017

Webbiquity

Link building is one of the best ways to both increase your website’s authority (which helps with SEO) and get your brand more widely recognized within your niche. POLARIS is an SEO Agency offering a wealth of knowledge from a dedicated team of SEO and Digital Marketing experts.

Balancing SEO and PPC to Maximize Search Results

Webbiquity

Great SEO can get sites to the top of organic search rankings, provide valuable traffic from long-tail or high-traffic keywords and play a crucial role in driving growth to your company. That’s why the best digital marketers supplement SEO tactics with targeted PPC to yield top results. SEO and PPC Work Best Together — Here’s Why. SEO strategies are often thought of as long-term and sustainable approaches to digital marketing. Guest post by Max DesMarais.

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Have you thought your CMS, SEO, and site-hosting strategy through?

Biznology

Here’s an exhaustive list of all the stuff you really should think about before you try to merge your I think I can, I think I can little put-put onto the highway: SEO Automation. Writing for SEO. The post Have you thought your CMS, SEO, and site-hosting strategy through?

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SEO Strategies and B2B Trends to Watch for in 2018

Act-On

In this Rethink Podcast interview, Webfor’s Kevin Getch discusses SEO strategies to watch for in 2018: voice search, digital assistants, and link-building. AI Marketing Strategy SEO Video

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Six SEO Tips for UX Designers

Webbiquity

Understanding the aspects of design, technology, and content that affect search engine optimization (SEO) is an essential skill for any web team, but they are particularly important when undertaking a major website redesign effort. Webbiquity – Search Engine Optimization (SEO).

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Why Every Writer Should Learn Basic SEO Principles

Contently

I’m reminded of this logical fallacy when I talk to fellow writers about SEO. If a writer hasn’t bothered to study basic SEO principles by now, they’re refusing to do so for one of two reasons: They either fancy themselves above it or they fear looking stupid.

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How Influencer Marketing Can Help Your SEO Efforts

Webbiquity

Here is how influencer marketing will help your SEO efforts. To determine whether you’ve targeted the right influencers, you need to analyze your SEO reports and observe how the implementation of influencer marketing impacts your website’s performance. Guest post by Nate Vickery.

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Why “White Hat SEO” is Just Another Name for “Beautiful Content Marketing”

Marketing Insider Group

Having been in the Internet marketing profession for eight years now (seven of which have been specific to SEO and search marketing,) I’ve worked for several companies that employed both “black hat SEO” and “white hat SEO” programs.

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The SEO Factors You’re Probably Ignoring

Contently

But when brands aim to build SEO into their content strategy , they don’t always ensure that the backend of their site is as strong as the stories they want to produce. But if you really want to master SEO , here are 5 factors worth exploring.

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Debunking 10 Common SEO Misconceptions

KoMarketing Associates

Working in a search marketing agency, I often forget that basic SEO techniques are not second nature to the general public. After that instance, I realized that there are multiple myths and generalizations made about SEO that are not 100% true. SEO Is Dead. No, SEO is not dead.

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SEO Myths & Why You Must Drop Old SEO Habits

BOP Design

In this blog, we take a look at common SEO myths, what you should be doing for optimizing your website, and why you should let go of those old, outdated SEO habits. B2B Content Marketing & SEO Myths. Check out our infographic: What’s the Story with SEO?

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4 SEO Tricks You Must Try in 2017

Marketing Insider Group

Seeing how so many people across the globe use the search engine, it’s no wonder why SEO is more important than ever. However, the world of SEO is ever-changing. The post 4 SEO Tricks You Must Try in 2017 appeared first on Marketing Insider Group.

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Infographic: The SEO Basics You Can’t Afford to Ignore

Contently

When I first started writing blog posts, I knew next to nothing about SEO. Forty-five percent of small businesses aren’t sure what SEO means, yet 98 percent think being found on Google is important. Content Marketing Google Infographic keywods seo

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8 B2B SEO Tools to Improve Rankings & Dominate Search Results

KoMarketing Associates

When determining the best approaches to drive organic visibility, there are several SEO tools that should be used to help make more informed decisions and guide B2B marketing strategies. Here we’ve outlined some of our favorite B2B SEO tools for everything from keyword research to link building, content development, technical auditing, performance analysis, and more. This tool allows SEOs to research a site’s backlink profile and dig into competitive backlink data.

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Four Predictions About the State of SEO in 2017

Webbiquity

As we reflect on the major events in the world of SEO in 2016, web marketers need to evaluate how the changes will impact the SEO strategy through the rest of 2017. algorithm update, however there were also several other changes that had caused a stir in the SEO world as well.

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Infusing SEO Into Your Content Marketing Strategy

Marketing Insider Group

Most search marketers would agree that content marketing is an essential cog in the wheel of SEO. When content marketing strategies are infused with subtle layers of SEO and keyword targeting, the potential to realize greater […].

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SEO Isn’t Mystical

Salesfusion

What you need to know to break through the SEO jargon. With terms like “white hat” and “black hat,” it’s easy to see why SEO has gotten a rap as some type of internet sorcery that only the highly trained can master. Keep Your “SEO Dictionary” Handy. and that will help your SEO.

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The Gray Area of Terms of Service, Influencer Marketing, and SEO

Act-On

Advocacy & Loyalty SEO influencer marketing influencer seo influencers seo marketingDo you know how to mitigate the dangers that influencer marketing and outreach presents to your long-term marketing? Learn more in this Act-On Software post.

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48 Phenomenal SEO Guides, Tips & Tactics

Webbiquity

” While he wasn’t referring to SEO (which wouldn’t really exist for another 16 years), the lyrics certainly apply. SEO practices which may be very effective one day are useless the next, and then actually invite penalties, before being once again ignored.

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How to Create a Content Calendar for Better SEO

Marketing Insider Group

The post How to Create a Content Calendar for Better SEO appeared first on Marketing Insider Group. Content Marketing Search Marketing content calendar google keyword planner keyword research SEO trending keywordsIf you’re still producing content on a whim, then good for you!

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4 Critical Enterprise SEO Scaling Challenges to Overcome

Brightedge

Enterprise SEO can end up getting bogged its own scale. Avoid these four challenges to scaling enterprise SEO. The post 4 Critical Enterprise SEO Scaling Challenges to Overcome appeared first on BrightEdge SEO Blog. By SEOs for SEOs Competitive SEO SEO Project Management

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2015 SEO Checklist [Infographic]

Webbiquity

As the search ranking algorithms used by Google and the other major search engines have become more sophisticated, the practice of SEO has gotten easier to explain (create great content, earn links) but much more challenging to execute.

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An SEO’s Guide to Bottom-of-Funnel Keywords

Act-On

Keyword research is an important part of search engine optimization (SEO). SEO bottom of funnel bottom of funnel keywords keywords search search marketing

International SEO: Another reason to avoid AMPs

Biznology

Since load time is a ranking factor, AMPs are supposed to boost SEO. There is a fourth reason you need JavaScript on your pages: international SEO. In the end, it was clear to us that AMPs are incompatible with international SEO. IBM’s struggle with international SEO. Google doesn’t publish its algorithms because that would give black hat SEOs a recipe for manipulating search results. That is a huge benefit independent of SEO.

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Simple content optimization – SEO for when SEO doesn’t make sense

Biznology

It’s not often that you’ll hear a content marketing guy tell you that a big investment in SEO isn’t for everyone. Don’t worry about “keyword density” or even the length of your writing, which are both terms/metrics that matter in fully-optimized SEO campaigns.

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Your SEO could be wrong…

Biznology

Has an SEO ever ruined your carefully crafted copy? Let me tell you a story… Once upon a time, I worked with an agency client that outsourced their SEO. The SEO researched the keyphrases, inserted them, and took the copy live. The SEO ruined the content. </headdesk>

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5 Ways to Use Earned Media to Increase SEO

Act-On

Here are five ways to use earned media to increase SEO. To achieve optimal SEO rankings, it helps to publish a few pieces of content on your site before publishing with influencers. This boosts your authority even higher and increases SEO relevance. Use SEO Strategically.

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17 Helpful SEO Tools and Tool Reviews

Webbiquity

For nearly as long as there have been people working on search engine optimization, there have been SEO tools. As search engine algorithms, and SEO professionals, have become more sophisticated over time, so have the tools. Which SEO tools are most helpful in conducting a site audit?

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