Can Blog Comments Generate Traffic and Conversions? 3 Real Cases

It's tough running a blog. The comment section often requires more work than it gives benefits, between spammers trying to sabotage your SEO and trolls always behind the corner to bring discord. But today I want to offer you a reason to not give up on comments, to show you that they're still … [Read more...]

7 Keyword Harvesting Sources for Your Blog SEO

Coming up with the right keywords for your blog posts can be tricky, especially when you need those keywords not just for SEO purposes, but also (and most importantly) to generate blog post ideas that will cover every aspect of your niche. With the help of keywords, you know what to focus your … [Read more...]

How to Use Google Analytics: Getting Started

Having a clear understanding of the wants and needs of a web site's visitors is a recipe for success. And the easiest way to get to know an audience is by capturing data on their activity while visiting a site. This information is what Google Analytics provides free of charge. Google Analytics is a … [Read more...]

Google Reminds Bloggers to Disclose Sponsored Content

On March 11, 2016, Google reminded bloggers that disclosing sponsored content is a must -- and that's not only to abide to the many international laws, but also to keep your blog in good standing with search engines (that by all means need to offer trustworthy content to their users). In the post, … [Read more...]

How To Write Killer Meta Descriptions To Increase CTR

Search engine optimization can be complicated sometimes. Frankly speaking, one minute you ought to think that you have nailed it and the very next moment everything changes. You want to know what the real problem is. Google on average changes its algorithm 500 – 600 per year. So, the only thing … [Read more...]

SEO Keywords Best Practices for 2019 (for the Win!)

Come the new year, you might be wondering if the keyword SEO whose rules you've been adhering to until now will still make sense with the frequent updates in search engine ranking algorithms and manual review standards. It might pleasantly surprise you, but yes: keyword SEO is here to … [Read more...]

11 Pro Bloggers In the SEO and Marketing Niche To Follow in 2017

Who do you look up to in the blogosphere? When you scour the web for authoritative sources to learn more about SEO and marketing, to initiate a relationship with (outreach) or to mention in your content, you inevitably stumble upon the same names everywhere. Those are the names of the top bloggers … [Read more...]

4 Social Analytics Tools You Can’t Do Without

Websites analytics are well known, and every marketing blog seems to devote a few posts to Google Analytics, Piwik, Clicky and others. However, data from your social channels is not less important than what comes from your website -- in fact, the analysis social interactions and traffic is vital … [Read more...]

Are Discount Coupons Effective In Promoting A Business?

More companies than ever nowadays use coupon marketing as a strategy of expanding their market bases and increasing revenues. In most cases, if used strategically and appropriately, discount vouchers can be an efficient way to boost your business. A quick online search, for instance, shows that … [Read more...]

Setting Up XML Sitemap

A sitemap isn't just a guide visitors use to find specific pages on your website. It is a powerful tool for SEO as well. It is a list of URLs that you want Google to crawl and index. If you want your webpages to rank high on popular search engines, an XML sitemap is the best way to do it. Just … [Read more...]