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…

Increase Your Blog Traffic With A Clever Internal Linking Strategy

It’s easy to forget your own blog when you spend a lot of time searching for traffic opportunities elsewhere. Off-site traffic is definitely good to have, BUT— What about your current visitors? How do you keep them on your blog instead of driving them outside? What about your bounce rate? Believe it or not, the…

Does Guest Blogging Help With SEO Rankings?

I know, I know— controversial topic after Matt Cutt’s blog post shunning guest blogging for SEO in 2014. Even more controversial after the mass penalty on MyBlogGuest.com and the “all nofollow” reaction from eConsultancy that followed. Guest blogging really seems like a gray area to find your marketing and link building efforts in right now.…

7 Ways To Grow Your Email Marketing List

In a world that becomes more and more aware of email spam, growing your email marketing list and sending out personalized email is as challenging as ever. Country laws prevent marketers to clutter their recipients’ inboxes and often the simple act of sending a commercial email without the end user’s opt-in is considered unlawful. (That…

Advanced Search Operators for SEO Link Building [Infographic]

In the past, SEO experts used direct submissions and SEO tools to get links. These outdated tools and tactics are no longer useful. In fact, a few of the old techniques can actually attract penalization from Google. Today, most webmasters are well versed with the advanced SEO tactics to find link building opportunities but analyzing…

Best Internet Marketing Blogs Of 2015

When you first walk through the Internet Marketing door, you’re bombarded with so much information it can become a little overwhelming. Sometimes it can takes weeks or even months to figure out who is giving great practical advice, to the wannabes who are just in it to take your money. Whether you’re just starting out…