2 Reasons You Are NOT Getting Higher SEO Rankings

Think copying your competitor’s SEO strategy or implementing every website strategy that you read about online will give you higher rankings? Think again! Copying another website’s strategy can lead you down a rabbit’s hole of bad design, poor coding, and horrible user experiences. So what website designs and layout techniques can kill your website and…

Google Continues to Reward Quality

Tweets Come to Google Search on Mobile App

Wondering what Google thinks of your Twitter Tweets? Great news! The Google Search Mobile App is now ranking your Tweets among organic search results! Starting on May 19th, 2015, Google is bringing Tweets to Google Search on mobile devices such as iPhones, iPads, Android devices, and more. That means that, when you search using the…

Welcome Google Search Console: The New Webmaster Tools

Just when you think you have a handle on the search engine world, Google goes and changes things again. Introducing the Google Search Console – the new Webmaster Tools. We aren’t all webmasters. Many website owners are small business owners, hobbyists, marketers, programmers, app developers, website designers, and SEO experts. That’s where Google Search Console…

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How To Submit XML Sitemaps to Google, Bing, and Yandex

With search engines ranking unique, relevant, and timely content higher, a well-maintained XML Sitemap is crucial to any SEO strategy. When meeting with a potential client, one of the first things I do is review some simple areas of their website to give me a better understanding of their search engine optimization health. The XML…

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Don’t Make Google Angry. Dump Those Doorway Pages!

Watch out! Google is cleaning up their search engine algorithm to decrease doorway pages and increase user experience. Not only is Google updating their search engine algorithm for mobile-friendly factors, but they are also cleaning up their algorithm for doorway pages to improve user experience. Search engine optimization (SEO) experts aren’t really sure how to…

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HTTPS: A Secure Website is a Higher Ranking Website

Security is a top priority for Google. If you want to increase your website’s search engine rankings, then security should be a top priority for your website as well. Google is usually very secretive about its search engine algorithms. You never know what to expect in SEO until Google’s already implemented a change. Not this…

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11 SEO Best Practices for Structuring URLs

Wondering the best URL structure for SEO to increase your search engine rankings? Check out these 11 tips! I’m often asked many questions on website domains and SEO URL structure for Google, Yahoo!, and Bing. Most of the time, people are concerned that they don’t have enough keywords in their URLs. However, quality SEO and…

SEO URL Structure

Google’s Upcoming Mobile Change: What You Need to Know

If you’re still wondering whether or not you need a mobile SEO strategy, here’s what you need to know about Google’s upcoming mobile ranking change. At a recent SMX event, Google was put on the spot about the upcoming mobile changes to Google’s mobile search algorithm. Here’s the 9 things website owners should know about…

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5 WordPress Plugins You Should Install on Your Website

Is your WordPress website or blog old and outdated? Are you not getting enough traffic to earn enough to buy a cup of coffee? Maybe your website just isn’t functioning well because it’s missing some updates to not only increase your SEO but also increase your visitor’s user experience (UX). Your website represents your business,…

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