Sean Si

1,116 Added | 4 Magazines | 322 Likes | 1 Following | 281 Followers | @seansi | Who I am: Sean Si is the CEO and Founder of SEO Hacker and Qeryz. A start-up, data analysis and urgency junkie who spends his time inspiring young entrepreneurs through talks and seminars. Check out his personal blog where he writes about starting up two companies and life in general.

How to Get More SEO Value from your Nofollow Links

The presence of nofollow links is important for your website, as they help generate more traffic to your pages. This makes them a very crucial …

SEO

How Long Does it Take to Rank in Google - Infographic

A week, a month, a year plus? The question of how long it takes to rank top of Google is one that we’re asked almost daily. Unfortunately, it is a …

SEO

Google Chrome v.41 Can Help Troubleshoot Technical SEO Issues

Crawling and indexing has been a hot topic over the last few years. As soon as Google launched Google Panda, people rushed to their server logs and …

SEO

6 Effective SEO Strategies that will still work in 2018 [with Case Studies]

An SEO strategy only becomes effective when all the actions/tasks it involves aim to <b>significantly improve the overall quality</b> of a website or a …

SEO

Enter The Hornets’ Nest – Exploring The Wild Google Algorithm Updates and Volatility In The Fall of 2017

Google has been busy, that’s for sure. Since the August 19 update, we’ve seen a number of significant updates causing serious volatility in the …

SEO

Three Powerful Strategies to Hack On-Page SEO [Case Study]

As part of the WordLift team and as a blogger, I run several experiments each week to see what kind of strategies can help hack on-page SEO. These …

SEO

SEO 101: Learn the Basics of Search Engine Optimization

Whether you’re new to the world of search engine optimization, or just in need of a refresher, Search Engine’s Journal’s guide, <b>SEO 101: Learn the</b> …

SEO

How to Revamp Pages for Better User Experience

User experience has always been an important factor for your SEO campaign. Spending enough time on improving your site’s user experience can go a …

SEO

re:Work - Guide: Develop and support managers

<i>build</i> Tool: Review Google’s new manager training<p>These course materials were originally designed for Google managers to help them transition from …

How Long Should a Blog Post Be for SEO in 2018

<b>How Long Should a Blog</b> <b>Post Be?</b> The result of this research concludes that the ideal blog post length is 1,200+ words. Medium had reported in 2013 …

SEO

What Are All These Blockchains And Crypto Assets Building?

A $140 billion total crypto market cap. Goldman Sachs considering trading Bitcoin. Celebs launching tokens. Fidelity mining cryptocurrencies. Even North Korea mining them. Crypto is a silly circus with serious consequences. But amid the hoopla about prices and bubbles and celebs, a group of …

Bitcoin

Google Photos will limit Pixel 2 users' uploads after 2020

Google promised you'd be able to upload files to the Photos app in their original quality and resolution so long as you use a Pixel phone. If you get a Pixel 2, though, that's only true until 2020. Part of Pixel 2's fine print has revealed that by 2021, the app will only upload your files in …

Google

A real electric jet is just around the corner and it will change flying forever

• <b>Zunum Aero's will build a 12-seat hybrid-to-electric jet.</b>• <b><br>It will hit the market in 2022.</b>• <b><br>Zunum's jet will have a range of 700 miles.</b>• <b><br>Zunum is backed by JetBlue Technology Ventures and Boeing HorizonX.</b><p>On Thursday, electric aircraft start-up Zunum Aero announced its plans to introduce a 12-seat …

Electric Vehicles

Google Compute Engine goes a little crazy with up to 96 CPU cores and 624 GB of memory

If you’ve got a resource-hungry app, Google Compute Engine’s latest offering has you covered. It lets you dial up to 96 CPUs and an other-worldly 624 GB of memory. Remember Bill Gates allegedly asking who would ever need more than 640K of memory. He obviously didn’t see this coming.<p>If you think …

Bill Gates

Google’s new headphones have a universal translator feature for 40 languages — and I got to try it

On Wednesday, Google unveiled the Pixel Buds, a $159 pair of wireless earbuds designed to work with its new Pixel 2 smartphones.<p>The Pixel Buds will release in November, between the launches for the Pixel 2 (October) and the larger Pixel 2 XL (December).<p>The coolest part of the Pixel Buds is the …

Google

Facebook Messenger gets an Apple Music bot for full song streaming

And emoji-inspired playlist suggestions<p>Facebook today announced a new Apple Music integration for Messenger that allows you to stream full songs, a first for the social network’s messaging service. Prior to this partnership, you could build collaborative Spotify playlists inside Messenger group …

Apple Music

How Faceted Navigation Affects SEO

Faceted navigation is problematic for almost all e-commerce websites. The number of pages that e-commerce websites have on different versions of a …

SEO

Rand Fishkin’s 5 Simple Experiments for Improving SEO Health

Content not ranking on Google? Nurse it back to SEO health with Rand’s five experiments. Image via Shutterstock.What do you do to get fit, lose …

SEO

How to Prevent and Protect yourself from Negative SEO

Negative SEO has been around for quite some time and it still prevails up to this day and age. It can damage your website and make you lose valuable …

SEO

24 Must-Have Tools for Running a Growing Company Today

How many tools does it take to run a company today? The answer (from this Data Tracking Company) might shock you.<p>According to data gathered by Siftery, a tool that tracks and suggests software used by businesses, top companies today use an average of 37 different tools or software platforms to run …

Marketing

3 scientists just won the Nobel Prize for discovering how body clocks are regulated — here's why that's such a big deal

• <b>Jeffrey Hall, Michael Rosbash, and Michael Young were awarded the 2017 Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine "for their discoveries of molecular mechanisms controlling the circadian rhythm."</b>• <b><br>Your circadian rhythm, known as your internal body clock, helps regulate when you feel awake or asleep — and</b> …

Wellness

SEO Hacker’s Content Strategy for SEO

In today’s online landscape, an effective SEO content strategy is what most SEO professionals yearn for. But where do we find it? Is there a …

SEO

Google Ranking Factors & Quality Rating Criteria in 2017

I think a special mention should go to Bill Slawski who does a great job of analysing SEO related patents (who I might owe joint writing credit for …

SEO

How to Find Any Email Address: The Complete List of Tactics

Shares 115<p>Last month my team found <b>10,359 email addresses</b>.<p><i>I’m not kidding.</i><p>We do a helluva lot of contact gathering for our client’s outreach campaigns.<p>…

Digital Marketing

SEO Competition Analysis Guide + Tools

SEO Competition analysis is an essential aspect of any SEO campaign. Aside from your link building campaign, content writing and publishing, and …

SEO

Cognitive SEO Keyword Tool & Content Assistant Review

Before I start my review, I’d like to invite you to try out CognitiveSEO for yourself! You can check out the tool with this special link. Anyway, …

SEO

New Theory Cracks Open the Black Box of Deep Learning

A new idea called the “information bottleneck” is helping to explain the puzzling success of today’s artificial-intelligence algorithms — and might …

Deep Learning

3 Link Building Tactics to Improve Your SEO

Along with an SEO professional’s link building campaign, there will always be a need for easy link building tactics to help get started. This is …

SEO

So You Want to Build a Chat Bot – Here's How (Complete with Code!)

You’re busy and (depending on effective keyword targeting) you’ve come here looking for something to shave months off the process of learning to …

Chatbots

Ahrefs Review: An In-Depth Look

Ahrefs is a well-known tool primarily used for checking backlinks, but what most SEOs forget to take into consideration is that it is capable of so …

SEO