Posts Tagged “SEO”

Can the Webhost You Choose Affect Your Search Engine Rankings?

Posted on December 5th, 2012 by Jake Neeley

Imagine I told you that a particular room was full of registered Republicans while another room was full of registered Democrats. Then, without indicating which rooms held which, I said, “One of these rooms is also full of religious nuts while the other is full of tree-hugging hippies.” Based on that information, I’d bet good…

Six Reasons Why Duplicate Content is Bad for SEO

Posted on November 30th, 2012 by Jake Neeley

Duplicate content is one of the top concerns of online publishers and content marketers. In the SEO world, it’s the same content published on different URLs and may negatively affect a website ranking. “Duplicate content is content that appears on the Internet in more than one place (URL),” said SEOMoz. “This is a problem because…

Disavowing Links: Common Sense Advice for Removing “Bad” Links

Posted on November 9th, 2012 by Dustin Williams

If you own a website and are one of the many webmasters who have seen Google rankings negatively impacted by Google’s efforts to kill manipulative link building over the past year, then you might have welcomed the announcement of Google’s new tool for disavowing links. If you didn’t know about the announcement, at PubCon in…

How do I Get My Blog to Show Up in Google?

Posted on July 16th, 2012 by Dustin Williams

As blogging continues to grow in popularity and more and more people are starting their own personal blogs, one question continues to be asked frequently, “How do I get my blog to show up in Google?” While there isn’t one simple answer to solve this question, I can offer a few tips to help a…

Penguin Approved Link Building Strategies

Posted on June 8th, 2012 by Dustin Williams

With the launch of Google’s Penguin Algorithm, it has been made very clear that certain types of link building activities can hurt your website rankings. Google has declared war on webmasters trying to use spammy link building tactics to game the rankings and the Penguin Algorithm is all about discovering those sites that participate in…

Google turns to people; not machines. SEO Stakes get higher with ‘Panda’ updates.

Posted on May 22nd, 2012 by Clint Reeves

Nothing put more fear into top-ranked websites on Google than a search algorithm update by the world’s dominant search engine. This extends into small business websites that have hired SEO companies to boost their rankings on cheap, affordable web hosting platforms offered by Midphase. Over the last several months Google has deployed several updates code…

SEO Buzzword Dictionary

Posted on September 25th, 2009 by Tom

I used to work for a BIG company that had far too many meetings. So, to pass the time, we used to play a game called buzzword bingo. While writing my post on the death of the meta tag, I was struck by just how many buzzwords there are in SEO (search engine optimization). I…

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