Permalinks Affect your SEO

Permalinks are simply the URL’s for your posts. By default, post titles tend to look like but if you look at the URL for this post you will see I’ll let you decide which one you think looks better. Not only does this new format tell someone what your page is about before clicking on it, the words in the URL will also be highlighted in search engine results if your post is relevant to the search query.

To change your permalinks on your wordpress blog, simply go to Settings >> Permalinks. I currently use the following format: /%postname%/
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Write Quality Content

It’s astonishing how many sites we go to daily that are not properly SEO’d. As an online business, you want to be easily and quickly found by your potential consumer. If you’re not writing quality content, you really don’t stand a chance at ranking very high. Your content needs to be useful and original. When you create content, keep in mind that you want something that will make others want to link to it and share it. Try to focus on How To’s, tutorials, and lists because these tend to generate the most traffic. If you can, add numerous supportive […]

Highly Effective SEO Tips

Neil Patel wrote an awesome article on his best SEO Tips here are some great tips.

1. Effective SEOs practice it

If you want to get good at SEO you have to practice it… and not just on client sites. Create your own sites, build your own links, and track your rankings. As you learn what works for your website you’ll get better at helping other people with their SEO.

2. Effective SEOs take risks

If you’re aggressive with your sites you’ll quickly learn what helps boost rankings and what doesn’t. For example you already know that white hat link building increases rankings. But […]

The Importance of Link Building

Link Building is an important part of Search Engine Optimization, and is a practice of getting other websites to link to yours. Link Building with quality backlinks is amongst many important aspects considered by search engines, while determining the rankings of a site. Therefore, creating backlinks is one of the most important tasks you can undertake to promote your website with the search engines.

When it comes to using the Search Engine Optimization technique for a website, Links pointing to a particular website is one of the most dominant off-page factors. Link building is vital but at the same time, a […]

Optimize Your Site

This is part 2 of 2 of SEO Tips to quickly Ranking high on the search results.

Optimize Your Meta Tags

Google hates duplicate content, so if you want your website to be indexed properly then you have to make sure to optimize your meta tags. The title tag and meta tags should be different on each page of your website or else you could risk penalties. One thing that you don’t have to worry about too much are the meta keywords, since Google has already stated that they do not use these in their ranking criteria anymore.

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SEO Tips To Quickly Rank in the Search Results

Starting a new website or blog can be very exciting and fulfilling. The only downside is waiting for your site to get a pagerank and waiting on those rankings to increase. For some people this is something that happens pretty quickly, while others anxiously and impatiently wait and wait and often end up with disappointing results. What gives? Well, unless you really have a good grasp of SEO, then you’ll end up frustrated and wanting to give up. Don’t give up though because we’re about to give you SEO tips to help improve your rankings more quickly and also boost […]

What are keywords?

This is the most common form of text search on the Web. Most search engines do their text query and retrieval using keywords.

What is a keyword, exactly? It can simply be any word on a webpage. For example, If you page is a list of exercise or fitness tips, and on the page you list tips for things to do before, during, and after a workout, then you need to think to yourself, “what 10 or 15 words or phrases is this page MOST about?” Just because your page mentions dieting in the text doesn’t mean that the page is […]