Small business owners who once obsessed over their top keyword rankings and traffic from a few money terms now need to adjust their thinking with the rise of "(not provided)" keywords and the arrival of the Google Hummingbird algorithm.
In addition to creating videos that are unique, compelling, and entertaining or informative, make sure you're also dedicating time to interact with your audience, developing relationships with top contributors, responding to comments, and much more.
Bloggers can sign into their respective platforms using their Google+ accounts, automatically tying their accounts together without going through the usual authorship hoops. And you can now embed Google+ posts on your blogging platform of choice.
Monitoring and searching for mentions of your website, brand, product, or company is a common link building tactic. Here's how to successfully turn these mentions into great link building opportunities using Google Alerts and Fresh Web Explorer.
Whether it's a publisher, social network, or curation platform, marketers have a hard time figuring out how to grade performance in a black hole of data. What to do? Use these tips as a framework to build your own analytics solution internally.