A lot of my friends have been asking me lately if I'd share something about how musicians can further their SEO efforts, so this post is dedicated to them. In this article I will detail step by step how a musician can leverage the Internet as a marketing tool without ever having to hire a [...]

7 Ways to Make Your Existing Content Go the Extra Mile

by Jennifer Davis June 26th, 2014

Great quality content is essential for generating revenue for your online business. Googles latest algorithm update supports this statement as it rewards websites with quality content by giving them higher SEO ranking. With a higher position in search engines, the result is more traffic to your website. More traffic inevitably results in an increase in [...]

How to 'map out' your content and get results

by Amy Haddow June 23rd, 2014

Calling all content marketers! This article is designed to help guide you in your approach to planning and delivering impactful content. Let's begin by addressing the conflict of interest that manifests itself through the need to deliver great content, quickly, in response to business needs and market changes, whilst addressing that voice within that cries [...]

Some business owners and marketing managers may feel reluctant to get involved with SEO after their site has been affected by Google algorithmic updates. Of course you have to question what was done in the past in order to find a solution for the future. But websites that refuse to implement SEO strategies going forward [...]

How Good Marketing Tactics Turn Bad & Ugly

by Steve Walsh June 13th, 2014

"We are not Punished for Our Sins, but by them" – Elbert Hubbard Take a look at this eight years old post that Matt Cutts did about paid links, and then a fairly recent post about guest blogging that has set the alarm bells ringing in SEO community, and you will find a lot of [...]

Fuelling Your SEO Efforts by Leveraging the Brand Value

by Joydeep Bhattacharya June 12th, 2014

Search engine optimization is changing for the better. Instead of beating the bush, we must take a deep breath and focus our efforts in maximizing the brand value. Google likes brands. Inbound marketers need to plan a proper strategy to leverage the brand value so to boost SEO efforts. Why Brand Is Important? Brand is [...]

Multilingual Websites: Benefits And Best Practices

by Kari Pritchard June 11th, 2014

These days it's hard to come across a country where several languages aren't accepted and spoken. No matter what language you speak, everybody has access to the internet. Why not take advantage of this commonly known fact when it comes to optimizing your site and go multilingual? Research shows that people prefer to make purchases [...]

3 Ways to Get Customers Talking About You

by Cindy Alvarez June 10th, 2014

We've heard it countless times – Build an awesome product, and your customers will shout from the rooftops. Solve your customer's big problems, and they'll tell everyone. If you build it, they will evangelize. Unfortunately, it's not true. A very small percentage of the population is actively blogging and writing reviews. A slightly higher percentage [...]

How To Explain SEO To A 5 Year Old

by Heather Neads June 9th, 2014

As my son has grown the answer of "I work with computers" when asked what I do for a living just isn't cutting it anymore. I had to put some thought into how to explain SEO to a 5 year old as most people my age don't understand fully what it is that I do. [...]

5 Ideas to Inspire Your Next Local Content Piece

by Mike Wilton June 3rd, 2014

Building content for a local SMB's is hard, building localized content is oftentimes even harder. Sure you can host an event, push your own PR, and blog about community involvement, but aside from your own self promotion, what can you do to help build local content? One way to develop content that will appeal to [...]