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10 Forward-Thinking SEO Experts You Need to Follow

By Michael Brenner<p>In Content Marketing<p>0<p>Life will continually change. So will SEO best practices. At least there are two things we can always count on.<p>…

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4 Proven Strategies to Get Rank-Boosting Links to Improve Your SEO

Contextual link building requires the most difficult types of links to get, but they have a strong impact on search rankings.<p>Contributor<p><i>Editor’s Note: In</i> <i>"Tough Love Tuesday,"</i> <i>our first-ever summer success series, we’re connecting side-hustling entrepreneurs with support, resources and advice from</i> …

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Buying Backlinks for SEO: Yes, This is Still a Thing by @ab80

Why do SEOs and business owners still buy links? Do paid links actually work? Find out here.The post Buying Backlinks for SEO: Yes, This is Still a …

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The general reminder from Google about guest post links

When these articles state the source, Google does not discourage these types of articles.

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Why A Poor Social Media Strategy Can (and Will) Destroy Your SEO

I’ll come right out and say it.People who are quick to discount social media’s impact on SEO are missing the point.I know that there’s a lot of …

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3 Myths About SEO: What Small Businesses Get Wrong

For many small businesses, SEO is uncharted territory. To some, the age of digital marketing may seem overwhelming. To others, it may appear …

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6 SEO Strategies That Are Hurting Your Online Business

You've probably heard of link building, but have you spent time and energy on building a plan?<p>Guest Writer<p>You’ve probably heard of link building, but you might not know what it really is or how to do it effectively. Sure, you can go ahead and hire a digital marketing agency, but unless you know the …

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Survey results: Here’s what 376 marketers say is working in online marketing

For entrepreneurs and startup founders looking for new ways to grow their businesses, there’s no shortage of information on the “whats” and “hows” of …

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Content Marketing Vs. Paid Advertising

I recently read a post by my buddy Mark Schaefer about Coke firing its CMO. The firing wouldn’t be remarkable except for the fact that Coke’s CMO had …

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Is My New Business A Good Candidate For SEO Link Building?

For the big business with a massive stream of revenue and an entire in-house marketing team, link building is a no-brainer strategy. But for the startup entrepreneur trying to stay cash flow positive, it may not seem like the best early-stage investment.<p>Is link building potentially cost efficient …

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2 Things Every SEO & Link Building Champion Must Learn by @thewillrobins

I’m always looking for new ways to take over Google. I want to rank and bank. I want to find ways to make my sites or my clients shoot to the top. I …

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11 Proven Ways to Get Customers in 30 Days Without Spending Any Money

Getting a new business off the ground can be incredibly difficult.You’re already slammed. You’re strapped for time as it is.But then you also don’t …

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Local SEO optimization: How to kill the competition

Search engine optimization is always a priority for every business website. When it comes to local business who want to get a place in the local …

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3 Visual Content Formats You Should Be Using for Link Building by @BrockbankJames

Ditch the infographics. Every link builder needs to be using these three forms of visual content.The post 3 Visual Content Formats You Should Be …

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7 Signs Your SEO Strategy Is Not Sustainable

Search engine optimization (SEO) campaigns need to be results-driven, manageable, and cost-effective, and it makes intuitive sense—after all, these qualities should realistically apply to any marketing campaign. However, your SEO campaign needs one extra ingredient if it’s going to …

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3 Ways to Use Old, Forgotten SEO Tricks for New Results

Do you have a daily search engine optimization strategy or are you always searching for the next big trick?<p>What worked in the past is not going to generate the same level of results in 2017. However, this doesn't mean that traditional SEO is dead. In fact, with the right approach, some of the …

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Which Is More Important: On-site Content Or Off-site Content?

SEO and content marketing are full of hard-to-answer questions. The depth of Google’s search ranking algorithm is vast, making it impossible to predict exactly how one change might affect a page’s ranking, and environmental factors, like the presence of competition or how your traffic behaves, …

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The SEO Formula: 3 Surefire Hacks to Get Highly Ranked

Search Engine Optimization is the art, and science, of ranking in Google. It really comes down to two major factors — on-page and off-page SEO. On-page SEO includes creating high-quality, keyword-rich content, optimizing keyword placement, optimizing title tags, technical SEO, etc. Off-page SEO …

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Quora Could Be The Secret Ingredient To Your Online Marketing Campaign

You’ve likely seen a Quora page pop up for some search query you’ve posed in the past. Maybe you were asking, “What are some of the best rare natural phenomena that occur on Earth?” or “What images will change the way a person sees the world after viewing them?” (some of the most popular questions …

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Authentic Branded Content vs. Paid Advertising

I recently read a post by my buddy Mark Schaefer about Coke firing its CMO. The firing wouldn’t be remarkable except for the fact that Coke’s CMO had …

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4 Reasons Inbound Links Won’t Boost Your Organic Search Rankings by @grybniak

Even if you earn relevant and natural inbound links, there's no guarantee you'll earn higher search engine rankings. Here's why.The post 4 Reasons …

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How SEOs Do Link Building in 2017 - Industry Survey Results

Who participated?<p>When it comes to an effective SEO strategy, there's no one-size-fits-it-all solution. What works like magic for a big SEO team can …

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How Could Link Building Change In The Next Decade?

There are few tactics as important for your SEO campaign as link building.<p>On-site optimization is important for establishing some baseline authority and giving web crawlers ample, relevant content to crawl, but without a strategy to attract or place more inbound links to pass authority to your …

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SEO for a new website: the very first things to do

How does a new website start ranking? Does it just magically appear in Google after you’ve launched it? What things do you have to do to start …

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16 Email Outreach Templates for Every Situation

Let’s be real:<p>You don’t need 100+ different outreach templates to win at cold emailing. That’s not what this post is about.<p>What you do need is <b>one</b> …

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8 Things SEO’s Hate About SEO

SEO is great. It really is. It’s what helps make our cyber world go round. Without SEO, searching on the internet would be a heck of a lot more …

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10 Simple Ways to Be an Expert Blogger as Seen on Quora.com Part I

Welcome to my Summer Series:<p>How to Blog Like an Expert<p>Answers to Frequently Asked Blogging Questions<p>as Seen on Quora.com<p>Do you know how many …

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43 Experts Share their Secrets on How to Effectively Promote Blog Posts

Writing blog posts for your online business is an excellent way to reach out to your target audience. By producing blog content that resonates with …

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How to Effectively Use Anchor Text for Your Link Building Strategy - GDI

Anchor text plays a vital role when it comes to forming a successful link building strategy. It has a long history with search engines by giving them …

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8 Reasons You’re Not Getting Any Website Traffic (And How To Fix It)

It’s tough.<p>You feel as if you’ve done everything right, but your traffic numbers say otherwise.<p>Clearly, there’s something wrong.<p>Maybe you’re just a …

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