It was the best of times, it was the worst of times. For SEOs and webmasters in June 2012, that sentiment is true. Some websites have reached record highs in SERPs since the sites which have been beating them for so long have been penalized. This summer, make relaxation a top priority! The first step in dealing with a penalty is identification. Site owners often are not immediately aware they have been penalized. They notice a drop in traffic or rankings, then begin to investigate the issue. So how do you really know if your site has been penalized? Once you know you have been penalized, how can you figure out the cause and fix it?
When it comes to the big black box that is Google, we will never know exactly what's going on. Does Google use social signals as a ranking factor? A lot of folks seem to think so. Are they wrong? Or is the answer a bit more complex?
The financial analysts are starting to expose search market share data for May, ahead of the official release of those numbers by comScore tomorrow. If they’re accurate the data we saw reflect another monthly decline for Yahoo and AOL. Bing was flat while Google gained.
Looking to integrate Facebook into your WordPress site? Well, now no third party plugins are required as Facebook officially launched the “Facebook for WordPress plugin.” Wordpress is the most popular publishing platform on the web to date, powering 16.6% of the web. The plugin allows publishers to socially publish all articles when pushing content live.
Hiring an SEO can be a nerve-wracking process due to the sheer amount of noise in the industry. Add in the fact that SEO takes time to see results and you can understand why there are still many people who are SEO adverse.
With WordPress powering more than 16% of all websites, people have been asking Facebook to release an official WordPress plugin for years. Yesterday, Facebook finally launched the brand new, official WordPress plugin that will help bloggers and site owners use Facebook to promote their sites and encourage social interaction. The Facebook for WordPress plugin does not require coding or technical expertise to install, and it allows WordPress site owners to easily integrate their sites with Facebook.
No matter what line of business you’re in, if you’re a startup or simply lack the enormous advertising budget that’s available to your rivals, then it’s time to think outside the box a little and come up with some more creative ideas for self-promotion.
Which video advertising option is right for your account? How can you tell if it will go over well with your audience? Learn from these four examples how you can create the best YouTube advertising strategy based on audience, budget, and reach.
Last month Twitter launched “Tailored Suggestions” to help make more relevant suggestions. The new tailored trends will now reference your geographic area and those you follow to determine the trend you’d be most receptive of. So no longer will you be bombarded with other geographic trends or items that don’t pertain to your Twitter network.
Yesterday, there were many complaints in the forums, on Twitter and even a bunch of people emailed me, specifically around Google showing the same site (same domain name) in the search results for a single query on the first and second page...
33 million searches take place daily on alternative search sites, outside of the core search engines. Is your company using this wealth of high intent data to its fullest potential? A new report and retargeting tips from Magnetic show you how.
Today we’d like to give you Google’s recommendations for building smartphone-optimized websites and explain how to do so in a way that gives both your desktop- and smartphone-optimized sites the best chance of performing well in Google’s search results.
Sharing your scoops to your social media accounts is a must to distribute your curated content. Not only will it drive traffic and leads through your content, but it will help show your expertise with your followers.
How to integrate my topics' content to my website?
Integrating your curated content to your website or blog will allow you to increase your website visitors’ engagement, boost SEO and acquire new visitors. By redirecting your social media traffic to your website, Scoop.it will also help you generate more qualified traffic and leads from your curation work.
Distributing your curated content through a newsletter is a great way to nurture and engage your email subscribers will developing your traffic and visibility.
Creating engaging newsletters with your curated content is really easy.