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Are Your Top Keyword Choices Ruining Your SEO?

Are Your Top Keyword Choices Ruining Your SEO? | Real SEO | Scoop.it

Just because your priority keywords are the most search volume that doesn’t make them the best for your bottom line.


"If you invest too heavily in your priority keywords you might be missing valuable SEO opportunities from the long tail."


http://www.searchengineoptimizationjournal.com/priority-keyword-choices/



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User Experience Not A Ranking Factor? That's Bullshit.

User Experience Not A Ranking Factor? That's Bullshit. | Real SEO | Scoop.it

Google's own official statements and algorithm updates are the reason(s) why this is just not true... "Webmasters who spend their energies upholding the spirit of the basic principles will provide a much better user experience and subsequently enjoy better ranking than those who spend their time looking for loopholes they can exploit."


http://kercommunications.com/seo/ux-not-ranking-factor/

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Google Panda Update Coming Within Weeks

Google Panda Update Coming Within Weeks | Real SEO | Scoop.it
Google's Gary Illyes says webmasters can expect a Panda refresh within the upcoming weeks.

And despite what Google has said previously, Panda will currently not run by itself like some of their other algorithms.

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A Googler Says User Experience Is Not A Ranking Factor. That's Bullshit.

A Googler Says User Experience Is Not A Ranking Factor. That's Bullshit. | Real SEO | Scoop.it

A Google representative recently said that User Experience (UX) is not a ranking factor in Google search for desktop.

Content is, and should be, more important than how that content is actually presented, but to say that UX is not a factor is just wrong. It may not be just one specific ranking factor like the mobile update, but there is ample evidence to show that user experience matters...

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Breaking: Google Says No Panda Update Over The Weekend

Breaking: Google Says No Panda Update Over The Weekend | Real SEO | Scoop.it

No Panda update? Webmasters can not believe it. They saw huge changes across many sites in terms of ranking and traffic. So what is going on?

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Say Yes to Less Content and Get More Out of Your Website

Say Yes to Less Content and Get More Out of Your Website | Real SEO | Scoop.it

"Less is definitely more when it comes to making the most of your content. Find out how cutting back on content creation can help your brand and audience grow..."

http://www.isoosi.com/blog/say-yes-to-less-content-get-more-out-of-your-website.html


See also: "More Is Not Better in SEO & Content Marketing

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The ABCs of Landing Pages That Work [Infographic]

The ABCs of Landing Pages That Work [Infographic] | Real SEO | Scoop.it
Learning how to create landing pages that convert is a smart way to help you build your career online. Start today with the ABCs of landing pages that work.

Via Vincent Dickie
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Vincent Dickie's curator insight, November 24, 2014 1:33 PM

Call it a Sales Page or a Landing Page, it's job is to convert website traffic or Google campaigns to inquiries. Here are the ABC's in a fun and unique visual format. 

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Why You Should Not Try To Micromanage Your SEO Firm

Why You Should Not Try To Micromanage Your SEO Firm | Real SEO | Scoop.it
You’re not getting the results you want from your SEO firm. Is it possible you're micromanaging, and hurting results in the process?
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SEO: More Is Not Better

SEO: More Is Not Better | Real SEO | Scoop.it
Keywords, incoming links, or blog content, the pursuit of high quantities of everything is counterproductive and can be destructive to your SEO strategy...
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Google: Avoid Link Building In General

Google:  Avoid Link Building In General | Real SEO | Scoop.it
In a Google+ live hangout with Google's John Mueller on last Friday morning, John answered the question,
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Quality Content: A List of Factors That Are Actually Helpful

Quality Content: A List of Factors That Are Actually Helpful | Real SEO | Scoop.it
We’re all chasing “quality content,” but what does that actually look like? Columnist Nate Dame explores 20 concrete characteristics of great content.


see also: http://kercommunications.com/seo/quality-content/

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Why SEOs Need To Care About User Experience

Why SEOs Need To Care About User Experience | Real SEO | Scoop.it

Why SEOs Need To Care About User Experience

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SEO Snake Oil Exposed: The Penguin Whisperer

SEO Snake Oil Exposed: The Penguin Whisperer | Real SEO | Scoop.it

"There is so much pure garbage that is written in the SEO space that I don’t even give it a second thought when I read something that is misleading. I typically just ignore it and carry on with my day, however I felt that in this instance that this post needed to be called out, not only for the flawed methodology that led to such a horribly flawed conclusion, but also as a result of this post being featured on whiteboard Friday."

http://sugarrae.com/rants-in-bitchland/penguin-whisperer/

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Because data never sleeps...

Because data never sleeps... | Real SEO | Scoop.it
There is no doubt that online car shoppers use managed chat on auto dealership websites around the clock...
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John Mueller Says Today's Algo Google Changes Not Panda, But Panda Coming

John Mueller Says Today's Algo Google Changes Not Panda, But Panda Coming | Real SEO | Scoop.it
In today’s webmaster hangout, John Mueller just said that he doesn’t know anything specific about the changes people are seeing today, but he says that it is not Panda. He later says he doesn’t have anything specific to share with us about today’s changes. Mozcast is recording a record high today, just shy of 102 …
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Earning Links Through Trust: How Site Design & Content Quality Impact Your Link Building

Earning Links Through Trust: How Site Design & Content Quality Impact Your Link Building | Real SEO | Scoop.it
Link builders are often singularly focused on actively obtaining links, but columnist Jim Yu reminds us that we shouldn't neglect critical on-page elements in the process.


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From the mobilegeddon that wasn't to rumors of Google updates… Do SEO "experts" have a clue?

From the mobilegeddon that wasn't to rumors of Google updates… Do SEO "experts" have a clue? | Real SEO | Scoop.it

Whether it is the mobilegeddon that was not much of an apocalypse, or the daily rumors of Google algorithm updates, conspiracy theories or outright lies - self-proclaimed SEO experts are steering people in the wrong direction more than ever.


"All it takes is one well known SEO blog to present some BS as "fact" and it can and will be repeated as if it is Truth set in stone. Why?"

http://kercommunications.com/seo/parrots-seo-echo-chamber/

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How To Gain From Long Tail Keywords

How To Gain From Long Tail Keywords | Real SEO | Scoop.it
Wondering how to get traffic with long tail keywords? Learn how to brainstorm them using keyword tools and how to target them in your article.
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Everything You Need To Know About Google's New Stance On Mobile

Everything You Need To Know About Google's New Stance On Mobile | Real SEO | Scoop.it
In preparation for the release of Google's mobile-friendly algorithm update on April 21, columnist Neil Patel summarizes what we already know and what you should do to adapt.
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How to Tell If Google Sees Your Content as 'High-Quality'

How to Tell If Google Sees Your Content as 'High-Quality' | Real SEO | Scoop.it
Ever wonder why some websites rank higher in Google’s search results for key terms than yours does? Google has an algorithm that tells it how to decide whether the content on any given site is high- or low-quality. This algorithm essentially has everything to do with how well your website attracts traffic — also known …
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Google Researching System To Rank Web Pages On Facts, Not Links

Google Researching System To Rank Web Pages On Facts, Not Links | Real SEO | Scoop.it
Will Google someday rank web pages based on how accurate they are? A new paper suggests they might.
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Future of Search Marketing - More than just Google

Future of Search Marketing - More than just Google | Real SEO | Scoop.it
Optimizing a web presence for search (aka SEO) is evolving beyond just Google and your website. The "internet of things", other search engines, mobile growth and even Apple are seen in the SEO crystal ball...
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10 Things SEO’s Want Their Non-SEO Friends to Know

10 Things SEO’s Want Their Non-SEO Friends to Know | Real SEO | Scoop.it

…a parody
"Sorry if I asked your cousin for a backlink during our family dinner."
"Yesterday I gave our interaction a quality score."
Sometimes I refer to my “friends” as “entities…” 


http://elitestrategies.tumblr.com/post/109899739806/things-seo-want-non-seo-friends-know

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Why You Must Curate Content in 2015

Why You Must Curate Content in 2015 | Real SEO | Scoop.it
The key to success in a myriad of web content that may drown us in 2015 is to curate content. The whys and hows are explained in-depth inside this article.


http://www.searchenginejournal.com/must-curate-content-2015/122949/

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Site Loading Speed Matters

Site Loading Speed Matters | Real SEO | Scoop.it

When optimizing a website, it sometimes becomes apparent that it is just too slow. This leads to unhappy users and can keep the site from ranking as well as it could...


http://kercommunications.com/seo/site-loading-speed-matters/

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Google Says Penguin To Shift To "Continuous Updates"

Google Says Penguin To Shift To "Continuous Updates" | Real SEO | Scoop.it
Google To Continuously “Optimize” The Penguin Algorithm As It Goes
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