Category - SEO Tips & Trends

White Hat Vs. Black Hat SEO: Choosing A Strategy For The Long Term

White Hat Vs. Black Hat SEO: Choosing A...

Anyone trying to make a career online, whether it be through blogging, or creating your own business, knows that the way you advertise your content is incredibly important to getting people to your website, and as a result generating revenue...

Black Hat SEO 2016

Does Black Hat SEO Still Work In 2016?

As black hat SEO continues to decline, many people may be wondering, does black hat SEO still work in 2016? The quick answer is definitely YES, black hat SEO does certainly still work in 2016. I can also safety predict that black hat SEO will...

2016 Google Algorithm Changes

2016 Google Algorithm Changes: My Predictions

Well here we are at the end of 2015. I hope everyone had a fantastic year! As usual, my business had the best year ever, more than doubling my 2014 revenue. With that said, I never feel as if my income is totally secure. Even though I have...

Website Content Scrapers

How to Fight Website Content Scrapers

Any webmaster who spends time ensuring content is unique, well written, and useful feels the pain when they find their content scraped and displayed on another website. Scrapers are just a part of doing business on the web, and there...

Negative SEO

Can Negative SEO Crush Your Competitors?

Just about everyone is familiar with what SEO is, but what about that sinister term “negative SEO”? It’s definitely not white hat and it’s really not black hat, either. It’s just plain evil. But does negative SEO...

Meta Tags

A Guide to Meta Tags Used In SEO

You probably know about meta tags; some of them are quite important for on-page SEO. These meta tags are used to provide some important information about your site to search engines. For instance, the meta description tag is used to provide a...

Google Reconsideration Request

5 Tips for Submitting a Reconsideration...

Trying to recover from a Google penalty is rarely easy, but if your website has suffered due to its questionable marketing tactics, or even as a result of a negative SEO campaign that is beyond your control, you must do something about it as...

Exact Match Domain

Should I Use An Exact Match Domain Name?

When starting a website or blog, many people ask, “should I use an exact match domain name? Do they still work?” While exact match domain names may still help in some respects, it is not all that important anymore. Of course, if I...

Backlinks

My Successful Backlinking Strategies

I received an email today that asked about backlinking strategies, so I thought I would write up an article about my personal backlinking strategies as my strategies have been working extremely well for many years now. I haven’t written...

Long-Term SEO

Taking the Long View: Safe, Long-Term SEO

Everyone wants to rank on the front page of a Google search. When it comes to Search Engine Optimization (SEO) the Internet is like high school, and being on the front page with the popular kids matters for your site and your business! One of...