What is PageRank?

What is PageRank? PageRank is a ranking system that previously was the foundation of the infamous search engine, Google. When search engines were first developed, they ranked all websites equally and would return results based only on the content and meta tags the pages contained. At the time, however, the ...

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Link Building

Link Building The most important part of any SEO campaign is getting more links to point to your site. Links really are the measure of power on the internet, as a site with bad content but a lot of links will outrank a beautiful, relevant, site with great content but ...

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SEO Keyword Use

SEO Keyword Use So you’ve researched which keywords you want to target, but just putting the keywords in your <title> and <h1> tags is not enough. If you stop there, you’re not going to be able to cover all the bases or pull in as much search traffic as you ...

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Keyword Research

Keyword Research Before you can start optimizing your site for the search engines, you must first know which terms you want to target. A good start would be to choose 3 or 4 keywords you would like your website to rank well for. With these keywords in your mind you ...

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SEO Header and Bold Tags

SEO Header and Bold Tags Although the internet has changed a great deal in the last ten years, one thing that has remained status quo is the way that webmasters designate topics and things of importance. Topics of a page are often set with header tags <h1> though <h6>, while ...

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Researching Competitors

Researching Competitors The internet is a great place for someone to make their fortune, but the secret is out. It is now unlikely that you will be able to get to the top of the search engines without first clawing your way through a crowd of competitors. The trick to ...

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How to Choose Best Keywords?

How to Choose Best Keywords? Choosing good keywords for your websites is a skill that all online marketers need to master. Writing up webpages without paying attention to the keywords you are using will hamper the success of your website. The type of website you own and what you want ...

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White Hat Views on Black Hat SEO: (Discovery Updates)

White Hat Views on Black Hat SEO: (Discovery Updates) Not much here but wasted time due to SE algorithm penalties. A good rule of thumb for peace of mind is to ask “would I be doing this type of SEO work if search engines didn’t exist?” A paradoxical question in ...

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Search Engine Optimization (SEO) for Beginners

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) for Beginners You’ve finished your web design, uploaded your files, and set up your blog, but you’re still not getting as many visitors as you hoped for. What gives? Chances are you haven’t started working on one of the most important ways to market your site, ...

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SEO – What is Anchor Text?

Anchor Text Simply getting links from many other websites is not enough for your website to rank well in the search engines. The quality of your anchor text will play a huge factor in ranking your pages for specific keywords, especially competitive ones. What is Anchor Text? Anchor text refers ...

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