How Often Should You Be Blogging? 3 Myths, 3 Tips On Blogging Frequency

You probably heard this often throughout your blogging life: “You don’t blog enough!” “You should write more often.” “You never update your blog. It’s boring.” Blogging frequency is one of the most talked aspect of blogging on the Web. If it’s true that 46% of people read blogs more than once a day (HubSpot Science…

Are TLDs Really Relevant for SEO?

Are you still wondering what domain extension to choose for your new blog or your new project? Registrars tend to stress the benefits of a certain TLD over another in terms of SEO, but should you listen to that advice? Actually, NO. There are plenty of myths around the role of TLDs and domain names…

Honesty in SEO Pays Off – A 2015 Ghostblogging Case Study

Remember how SEO used to go before Google Webmaster Guidelines? Optimizing a website for search engines was a mere collection of tips and tricks that did the job just fine. You could stuff your page with keyword; you could build a gazillion of low quality backlinks and get rewarded for that. There are webmasters and…

Google Says Less Reconsideration Chances For Repeated Violations

On September 18h, 2015, a Google Webmaster Blog post came up to shake webmasters and SEOs and give everybody with a website some food for thought — Google is no longer granting an easy and painless reconsideration to those websites that violate Webmaster Guidelines again and again after they have been successfully reconsidered. To quote…

HTTPS On Blogs and SEO: Is It Really Necessary?

Google has been trying to enforce HTTPS on all websites since August 2014, stating in their Webmasters Blog that they want to make sure that “websites that people access from Google are secure”. To underline the importance of their pro-HTTPS campaign, Google said that implementing HTTPS would bring small ranking benefits to webmasters. But while…

Should Your Company Website Have A Mission Statement?

You see this often on your partners’ and competitors’ websites. A page, a paragraph or a line stating the mission (or the values) the company plans to fulfill and how. When done in detail, a mission page will cover everything from business ethics to B2C relationships and HubSpot event lists 12 inspiring company mission statements…