What Is Google’s Search Console

Google Search Console is a new and powerful set of helpful tools that all business owners should have for SEO and Internet marketing. If you have WordPress, then you definitely want to get this new feature. This is a great way for businesses to communicate with Google that takes Google Analytics to the next level. Keep in mind, Google Analytics was for helping with keywords. Google Search Console will take you to a whole new level. Not sure if it’s …

Interesting Facts About Google

Interesting Facts About Google
Google is hands down the most popular search engine in the world. Even in China or Russia, where Google is not the primary search engine, you will seldom find, if at all, Internet users who have never heard of or used Google. The search giant handles upwards from 3 billion searches a day. If that is not mind-blowing, what is? Care for some more interesting facts about Google and its nifty search engine? Cool! Let's get started. Seven stunning facts ...

What are Some of the Biggest Lies in SEO?

If you dream of one day seeing your website on the first page of a Google search and haven't heard about SEO--Houston, we have a problem. Unfortunately, the mainstream definition of Search Engine Optimization (SEO) differs dramatically from what it is. In fact, there's a lot of misinformation about SEO out there in cyberspace, mainly because of so-called SEO "experts" telling website owners what they want to hear by making SEO sound as easy as building sandcastles on the beach. ...

Top 10 Tips For Video SEO

Ten Tips For Video SEO
Online video has been called the future of marketing, and not without good reason. Video is fast and interesting by design. You can transmit tremendous amounts of data in a simple, short video of two or three minutes. Video is more effective method of transmitting information. Its audio-visual capabilities facilitate the effective communication of a range of emotions, ideas, and feelings. The effects on sensory perceptions make video more persuasive. Compared to other forms of content, such as text or ...

Google’s Penguin Updated after a Year

Google Penguin 3.0 Launched
Filter Empowered to Fight SpamIn mid-2012, Google introduced the Penguin update to uncover websites that were not following the search engine’s strict guidelines regarding link spamming. Those sites that were benefiting until then by buying links or by leveraging link networks whose sole purpose was to boost page rankings suffered the most from this update. Now, Google has come out with a brand new update to its Penguin filter that is being called Penguin 3.0 by webmasters and this update ...

Link Sharing

alternate link building strategies
Ditching Traditional Link Building In Favor of Link SharingTraditional link building used to be an attractive way to increase Search Engine Optimization (SEO), now more focus is on link sharing through various means, including the social media outlet, Pinterest. This recent shift is due in part to Google’s crackdown on traditional link building, which violates their polices. Google can actually penalize your website rankings if your links are unnatural, paid or from questionable sources. Using social media outlets that link ...