Last week we wrote about some pitfalls of keywords in SEO, which led us to this week’s blog. We thought our readers might enjoy a follow up that isn’t about what you are doing wrong, rather how you can use keywords for the greater good (i.e. improving your search ranking). Here are our favorite tips for using keywords to your advantage....more
Keywords might seem basic, but many people still don’t know what to do with them, let alone how to use them well. For a word that has “key” in it, it really can lock you out of some great opportunities if not used properly. Avoid this pitfall by educating yourself on some common misuses of keywords in SEO....more
SEO, or search engine optimization, is a topic I get asked about by nearly every client, and many people who cross my path and learn I’m a web designer and blogger. People are simply mystified by SEO, and truly believe that it gives websites a super magical power. I think this is due to the vast amount of information (much of it conflicting) available on the internet.
Every 15 minutes or so few days I take a look at my blog stats just to see how it's trending in its own little reticulated world. I can see all kinds of shit about you guys that really means nothing: operating system, browser, country, city, frequency of visits, time spent on each page, boxers or briefs .... But don't worry. None of it is personal. In other words, I can't tell who is reading, only how many readers use Windows or live in Russia....more
When planning your first small business website, there are three essential questions you should ask yourself: Who is your target audience?How will your target audience find you?How will you convert your visitors into sales? ...more
If you're trying to strike Google gold using a single, specific keyword, you’re doomed to fail.Why? Well, because people don’t search for single words. And that’s what a keyword is: the word (or words) people type into the search box on Google to find what they’re looking for.Think about it. When was the last time you searched for, oh I don’t know, cake? That’s it. Just the word cake. Probably never, right?...more
Hi, we are back from a week-long vacation and ready to share some awesome posts with you all. Thank you so much for reading and sharing our articles in 2011. We wish you all a very prosperous 2012. To welcome the new year I will start off by sharing an article by Bob Speyer of Web Success Team about the importance of keywords for best search engine results. Enjoy!...more