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7 Reasons Content Marketing is Better Than Link Building

7 Reasons Content Marketing is Better Than Link Building | SEO Tips, Advice, Help | Scoop.it
Content marketing and link building both have their merits in the realm of search marketing. However, the tale of the tape reveals that content marketing has a distinct advantage over link building for marketers.
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Why Google's Venice Update Fundamentally Changes Global SEO

Why Google's Venice Update Fundamentally Changes Global SEO | SEO Tips, Advice, Help | Scoop.it
Google's Venice update has caused surprisingly few ripples in the search engine marketing industry given the scale of its impact on search: it's easily as important as Big Daddy from 2006, itself the most significant update made by Google up to that point.
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Linking To Bad Web Sites? Google Says Don't Worry About It

Linking To Bad Web Sites? Google Says Don't Worry About It | SEO Tips, Advice, Help | Scoop.it
Yesterday, the Google Webmaster Help team posted another video by Matt Cutts - this one was named What happens if I link to a good page that later becomes spammy...
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Bing Offers 5 Tips for Google Penguin & Panda Victims

Bing Offers 5 Tips for Google Penguin & Panda Victims | SEO Tips, Advice, Help | Scoop.it
Bing Senior Product Manager Duane Forrester posted five tips for webmasters to help diversify their traffic sources and avoid major losses during algorithm changes, using a poem about Google’s Penguin and Panda updates to illustrate his point.
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Facebook Tests New Timeline Design [PICS]

Facebook Tests New Timeline Design [PICS] | SEO Tips, Advice, Help | Scoop.it
Facebook is testing cosmetic changes to the top of users' Timelines, the company has confirmed.
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Would You Like to Turn Your WebSite Into A Sales Machine?

Would You Like to Turn Your WebSite Into A Sales Machine? | SEO Tips, Advice, Help | Scoop.it

Then You Need Our Proprietary 'WebSite Surgery' -- A Brutally Honest, No-Holds Barred Blueprint Revealing Exactly How To Turn Your Website into a Lead-Generation, Sales-Closing Machine to Maximize Your Profits from Every Website Visitor

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What People Really Want vs. What They Share on Social Media

What People Really Want vs. What They Share on Social Media | SEO Tips, Advice, Help | Scoop.it
Do people share their true aspirations on the social web, or are they only tweeting and Facebooking the "now?" Here's a comparison.
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Glow Sticks and SEO. Yes...There Is A Connection!

Glow Sticks and SEO. Yes...There Is A Connection! | SEO Tips, Advice, Help | Scoop.it
Glow sticks and SEO…I promise there is a connection.  As a writer I often find inspiration in day to day life and this is no exception.
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Google Launches Knowledge Graph To Provide Answers, Not Just Links

Google Launches Knowledge Graph To Provide Answers, Not Just Links | SEO Tips, Advice, Help | Scoop.it
Hinted at for months, Google formally launched its “Knowledge Graph” today. The new technology is being used to provide popular facts about people, places and things alongside Google’s traditional results.
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Penguin or Panda? How To Determine Which Google Algorithm Update Impacted Your Website

Penguin or Panda? How To Determine Which Google Algorithm Update Impacted Your Website | SEO Tips, Advice, Help | Scoop.it

Based on how Google rolled out Penguin and Panda recently, I’m finding it’s common for webmasters to be confused about which algorithm update hit their websites. Penguin 1.0 and the latest Panda updates were so close that it’s easy to believe you were hit by one, when in fact, it could have been the other. Use the techniques I listed in this post to help you determine which update really hit your site. Then form a plan of attack knowing which cute animal you are dealing with. Good luck.

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Google Announces a Historic Change in Search and SEO

Google Announces a Historic Change in Search and SEO | SEO Tips, Advice, Help | Scoop.it
OK- well there is no historic announcement on SEO but there is a historic announcement in the way Googles search will work. Of course, this is a huge announcement because Google will use ‘semantic’ search to really give a better search experience to the user.

WHAT IS SEMANTIC SEARCH?

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17 Types of Link Spam to Avoid

17 Types of Link Spam to Avoid | SEO Tips, Advice, Help | Scoop.it
If the last few months of ranking changes have shown me anything, it's that poorly-executed link building strategy that many of us call white hat can be more dangerous than black-hat strategies like buying links.
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5 Tips for Conducting Semantic Keyword Research |

5 Tips for Conducting Semantic Keyword Research | | SEO Tips, Advice, Help | Scoop.it

With the recent launch of Google’s “Penguin” algorithm change – which aims to cut webspam detected through a number of different avenues including low value backlinks and keyword stuffing – deploying proper keyword optimization across your websites will become more important than ever.

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Goodbye Google+ People & Pages, Hello Knowledge Graph Box

Goodbye Google+ People & Pages, Hello Knowledge Graph Box | SEO Tips, Advice, Help | Scoop.it

Google’s Knowledge Graph has claimed its first “victim,” if you will: The content box that showed “People and Pages On Google+” is gone. In its place? A variety of Knowledge Graph-related content that will show up differently depending on the search query.

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Lost on Google: Small Businesses Seek Answers After Penguin Update

Lost on Google: Small Businesses Seek Answers After Penguin Update | SEO Tips, Advice, Help | Scoop.it
A Wall Street Journal article on Google’s Penguin update highlighted some of the damage done to small businesses. Taking a quick look at these hurting websites offers some reasons why they have lost their search rankings and traffic from Google.

 

The solution isn’t removing bad links, as the small business owners featured in the WSJ think. Removing links isn’t a long-term solution and won’t necessarily restore search rankings.

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SEO, Why You Are Doing it Wrong

SEO, Why You Are Doing it Wrong | SEO Tips, Advice, Help | Scoop.it

Trent Harbour's site was bitten by Penguin. This is a cautionary tale of missteps towards the problem of ranking on search engines. It is also an examination into why small businesses are completely at a loss as to what constitutes “ethical” SEO.

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What If The Google Penguin Update Inadvertently Killed The Web As We Know It?

What If The Google Penguin Update Inadvertently Killed The Web As We Know It? | SEO Tips, Advice, Help | Scoop.it

Google has said on multiple occasions that it thinks the Penguin update has been a success.

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'Thank You Facebook' Song Will Change Your Life [VIDEO]

'Thank You Facebook' Song Will Change Your Life [VIDEO] | SEO Tips, Advice, Help | Scoop.it

The 'Thank You Facebook Song' is Dedicated to Facebook's IPO...If you ever wondered what a Facebook IPO theme song would sound like, chances are you didn’t expect it ringing to a similar tune as the Golden Girls, with a little bit of rap thrown in. We’re not sure if the song is an endearing anthem or a well-done joke, but you can’t deny the lyrics will get stuck in your head

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Social Media Success Strategies

Social Media Success Strategies | SEO Tips, Advice, Help | Scoop.it

Social media helps establish your brand, creates loyal followers (product evangelists), drives traffic to your site and increase sales. We can assist your company in creating a strategic social media campaign. As your social media consultant, Ecombuffet will assist you in choosing the best (and most effective) social media platforms for your organization. See us for social media consulting.

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Webspam targetted in Google’s latest algorithm

Webspam targetted in Google’s latest algorithm | SEO Tips, Advice, Help | Scoop.it
Google continues to improve how they detect webspam...“In the next few days, we’re launching an important algorithm change targeted at webspam. The change will decrease rankings for sites that we believe are violating Google’s quality guidelines. This algorithm represents another step in our efforts to reduce webspam and promote high quality content.”

They are making reference to “webspam” which means the usual link schemes, keyword stuffing, cloaking, redirects that are sneaky, duplicate content etc.

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SEO checklist - 10 things to check right now

SEO checklist - 10 things to check right now | SEO Tips, Advice, Help | Scoop.it
If you’re not used to SEO, and frankly, even if you are, there’s a lot to take in, a lot to remember. To make sure your bases are covered, here are ten things to check right now.
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Knowledge – Inside Search – Google

Knowledge – Inside Search – Google | SEO Tips, Advice, Help | Scoop.it

GOOGLE: The next frontier in search is to understand real-world things and the relationships among them. So we're building a Knowledge Graph: a huge collection of the people, places and things in the world and how they're connected to one another.

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Life After Google Penguin – Going Beyond the Name

Life After Google Penguin – Going Beyond the Name | SEO Tips, Advice, Help | Scoop.it
Don't try too hard to look for dates and names of updates. Rather, look more to the effects as Google’s algorithm evolves so you can adapt accordingly. What really matters is that Google is looking harder at link spam now, so you should be too.
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Video: Google's Matt Cutts On How To Rank #1

Video: Google's Matt Cutts On How To Rank #1 | SEO Tips, Advice, Help | Scoop.it
Sam Applegate put together this awesomely funny video mashup of Matt Cutts on how to rank number one in Google. As you can see...
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