Google Analytics offers a world of insight into how visitors interact with your website. Not to be confused with Google Search Console, it’s a free website analytics solution offered to webmasters by Google. While you can use it to see how much traffic your website generates, Google Analytics provides deeper metrics like bounce rate and … Read more
Strong search rankings are essential for any online business. In today’s marketplace, this essentially means you need to be flying high on Google.
If your traffic has died and your site is nowhere to be found, the chances are you’ve picked up a severe penalty or even a ban. This means Google has decided your site is of no worth to their users and has either removed it from their index completely or pushed it so far down the rankings that it might as well be banned.
When it comes to building a successful web site or blog there are many ways to track how well you are doing. Some people will focus on traffic, revenue or even Google PageRank, but many people also like to look at the Alexa ranking. What Is An Alexa Score? Alexa is the service that tracks … Read more
There are two types of bloggers in the world today: passion bloggers who treat their site as an online diary, and professional bloggers who aim to promote or monetize their hard work. As a member of the latter group, know that you have a plethora of challenges and opportunities ahead that will determine your fate. … Read more
As a blogger it’s quite unlikely that you’ll be thinking of promoting your blog via Google Adwords or other PPC methods. You may already monetize with Adsense, but maybe you should think about paying to promote your site with Google Adwords? In this post I’m going to make the case for using Adwords to drive … Read more
Google search results are becoming ridiculously competitive. Plus, Google’s search results are becoming incredibly engaging: Many search users prefer to use search results (open “People Also Ask” results, clicks image and video carousels, etc.) that getting a click from search results is getting harder and harder. With the introduction of new and flashier ways to … Read more
Steven Chappell posted about a useful backlink checking website yesterday called Backlink Watch. The site comes across as quite spammy as there are a lot of text links on the home page and a lot of banner ads at the top of the results page. And due to the volume of backlinks it gives you … Read more
Search Engine Optimization, or SEO, is one of the most important tools used by business owners and marketers alike to increase sales, boost visibility, and overall increase brand awareness. SEO traffic differs from traditional ads and marketing because it’s considered organic, which is known to hold more weight with Google’s complex algorithm. There are a … Read more
Do you plan to use your blog to sell products or for affiliate marketing? Do you want your blog to get more traffic and views? What you need for your blog is PPC advertising. Do you plan to use your blog to sell products or for affiliate marketing? Do you want your blog to get … Read more
Do you spend a lot of time creating content but still don’t get the traffic you want? I know how it feels like. It feels really bad. The thing is, if you want to get more traffic, you need more social shares. And if you want more social shares, you need to promote your blog … Read more
Search engine optimization is an ever-changing practice. This means your SEO campaigns have to adapt and change with the times or else you’ll be banished to the bottom of the search engine result pages. One of the changes you have to make is a shift in focus toward mobile optimization. While traditional forms of SEO … Read more
Did you know that 70% of search traffic comes from long tail keywords? If you’re not focusing on long tail keyword research, you’re doing a BIG mistake. The #1 blunder mistake most people make while doing keyword research is, they focus on broad terms instead of long tail keywords. So if you’re someone who’s looking … Read more
While site traffic can come from any number of different sources, like social media or your email newsletter, search engine optimization will continue to play a big role for just about any website. The obvious elephant in the room here is on Google, so it will come as no surprise that the vast majority of … Read more
If you want your online business or business website to succeed, you need traffic. However, not all website traffic is created equal. A better understanding of the traffic you get will help you adjust your marketing to create better quality traffic. There are many sources you can get traffic from including search engines, directory … Read more