• By: Amanda DiSilvestro

    A Refresher: Different Ways to Keep Up with Google Algorithm Changes

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    Aug 11 - Each year Google changes its algorithm 500-600 times. While only a few algorithms changes each year are significant enough to get widespread attention (or even get an official name), it’s important to have outlets to see all of the updates as they ...

  • By: Amanda DiSilvestro

    Why You Should Add Credibility Markers to Your Website ASAP

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    Aug 7 - Adding credibility markers to your website is one of those things that’s so simple you have to get involved. Giving your website that extra edge, no matter how small, over the competition is crucial as websites and SEO becomes more and more complex...

  • By: Amanda DiSilvestro

    How to Submit Your Blog Sitemap to Google Webmaster Tools

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    Aug 6 - Submitting your blog sitemap to Google Webmasters Tools is a crucial part of any SEO strategy, but unfortunately many new Webmasters are still ignoring how it works and why it matters. As many learn quickly, Google Webmasters Tools is essentially a t...

  • By: Amanda DiSilvestro

    Are Pingback Services a Good Idea for Your Website?

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    Aug 5 - For many beginner Webmasters, Pingbacks always just seems to be there. They don’t appear to be hurting anyone, but at the same time it doesn’t seem like they’re doing much to help your website. Nevertheless, pingbacks do serve a purpose and it...

  • By: Amanda DiSilvestro

    7 Tips to Creating a Successful Webinar

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    Aug 4 - Although webinars have been around quite some time, there are still many businesses out there that have yet to take the leap. In fact, even those businesses that have hosted a webinar are missing some of the more advanced approaches that will really ...

  • By: Amanda DiSilvestro

    Marketing Apps Introduced Last Week from Google and Facebook

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    Jul 31 - There are quite a few different marketing apps out there to help you manage your SEO, PPC, or other online efforts on the go, but it can be hard to know which apps to trust. However, you know you can trust the big name companies like Facebook and Goo...

  • By: Amanda DiSilvestro

    Top Google+ Plugins for WordPress Sites

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    Jul 30 - Although Google may have deleted authorship photos in search and said goodbye to their “real-name” policy, it’s clear the social network is here to stay whether you like the changes they’ve been making or not. Google+ WordPress plugins are an...

  • By: Amanda DiSilvestro

    Google Pigeon Update: What You Need to Know

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    Jul 29 - Just a few days ago Google made a change to the algorithm to help improve the accuracy and relevancy of local results. To be clear, the algorithm was coined “Pigeon” by Search Engine Land and not Google, but the change happened nonetheless. When ...

  • By: Amanda DiSilvestro

    Consumer Surveys from Google: Understand Your Audience

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    Jul 28 - Google Consumer Survey’s have missed the radar for a lot of small businesses, but Google continues to remind us that this Google Analytics feature isn’t going anywhere. If you’ve ever wondered what your audience is thinking about a particular t...

  • By: Amanda DiSilvestro

    Google+ Drops Real Name Policy: The Pros and Cons

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    Jul 24 - Last week Google took a bold step when they announced that Google+ would be dropping the real name policy. In other words, users are no longer required to use their real names to sign up for the social network. The Google+ account explained that the ...