Google Releases (Yet Another) Core Algorithm Update

  Well, should you just throw your arms up in the air and pound your head against the wall? Google’s at it again. They released the major “Medic” update in August. And now here in late September, they’ve released another core algorithm update. This one doesn’t have a name yet. And, it’s definitely not as […]

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How to Recover from Google’s “Medic” Algorithm Update

Did your site lose rankings and traffic in August and/or September? Google rolled out an intense algorithm update. And you might wonder what you should fix. Well, here’s what Google’s Danny Sullivan had to say about it: Doesn’t that seem like the world’s greatest non-answer? What is this a guy? A politician? So, you lose […]

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How to Use Google Trends to Fuel Higher Search Rankings

Believe it or not, we haven’t covered this topic before. But, it’s a great way to find keyword searches that your competitors may not be optimizing for. It’s through a free tool called Google Trends. It simply shows you how hot a certain keyword search is. For example, I typed in “SEO,” and here’s what […]

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Does Your Content Stink?

Who determines the quality of your content? Google? Nope! I’ll give you one more guess… Got it? Did you say your website visitors? Ding. Ding! We have a winner! Yes, your market determines the quality of your content. Because, if they like it, they click through to your site from search, stay on your page […]

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How to Effortlessly Get More Positive Reviews

Consumers just love to see those gorgeous 4-5 golden yellow stars! This holds true for Google Reviews, Facebook, Amazon, your own website, and even just a plain-ol’ Google search. Why? …Because they offer so much credibility. In the business world, and human life in general, nothing’s more credible than a 3rd-party testimonial. Now, sometimes you […]

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How Do You Know You’re Creating “Quality Content?”

Quality content rocks. Who would disagree with that? Absolutely no one. …But how do you know if you actually deliver “quality content” to your market? Let’s talk about some of the characteristics (and leading websites) and what makes “quality content” in fact “quality content:” Your Market Always Finds “Quality Content” Useful In a capitalist society, […]

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