Always a great chart, this 2021 table ranks what SEO practitioners consider to be the most influential SEO elements.More
Search Engine Optimization
Marketing on the Web explores Search Engine Optimization (SEO) and how it can impact your web marketing efforts.
Excellent Article on E-A-T for SEO
Excellent article by Andrew Shotland of the Local SEO Guide: “E-A-T” (Expertise, Authoritativeness, and Trustworthiness) has been a trendy topic in SEO for the past few years. WHAT IS E-A-T FOR SEO? Before we can figure out what E-A-T LOCAL is, let’s lay down a baseline as to what E-A-T for SEO overall is. Great SEOs like Marie Haynes and Lily Ray have gone through a lot of time and effort to pick apart how Google might define E-A-T. In reviewing some of the top posts and presentations on...More
Updated Webmaster Guidelines from Bing
Bing has just updated their webmaster guidelines: https://www.bing.com/webmaster/help/webmaster-guidelines-30fba23a Metrics include: Relevance: Relevance refers to how closely the content on the landing page matches the intent behind the search query. This includes matching terms directly on the page as well as terms used in links referring to the page. Bing also considers semantic equivalents, including synonyms or abbreviations, which may not be exact matches of the query terms but ar...More
Mobile First – No really!
Working on several projects recently I am finding that mobile is still being treated as an afterthought. Guys, you can't do this. I know you think your site is fine, it's a responsive "mobile friendly" design and it passed Google's Speed Test with flying colors, but desktop design is still taking the lead in appearance and design. What I am seeing routinely on mobile sites are menus that are missing pages or don't work at all, text that isn't properly scaling and overwhelming the display, whi...More
Keyword Research - Great Video by former MOZ CEO Rand Fishkin. (approx. 15 minutes) https://moz.com/blog/one-hour-seo-guide-part-2-keyword-researchMore
What can SEO can do for your website?
What can Search Engine Optimization (SEO) do?? Great Video by former MOZ CEO Rand Fishkin. (approx. 10 minutes)https://moz.com/blog/one-hour-seo-guide-part-1-seo-strategyMore
The Current State of SEO
John Allen will be discussing the current state of Search Engine Optimization to the Huntsville Web Developers meetup on October 10. Follow this link to reserve your spot: https://www.meetup.com/web-99/events/254582381/ Download Presentation Download Periodic Table of SEO Success FactorsMore
Google Releases New SEO Guidelines
SEO is an ever changing element and necessary if you want your website to rank in Google's search results. And not keeping pace with what the algorithms are favoring can impact future rankings and business. With this in mind, Google has just released an updated version of their SEO Guidelines. Worth review: Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Starter GuideMore