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Entries Tagged as 'Linkbuilding'

Naming Your Business With SEO/Linkbait In Mind

January 16th, 2008 · 22 Comments

Dr. Robert G. Aycock Bay Area Plastic Surgeon & Silly Name

Warning: This post is not for those who are weak of heart or small children. If you use the safe search option on Google or a V-chip turn back now. You are in the wrong place. Really. Stop. I mean it.

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Tags: Linkbuilding · Small Business Marketing · Social Media Optimization

SEO For President: We Link You Decide ’08

January 2nd, 2008 · 8 Comments

Like all other years AG (After Google) in 2008 the incoming link to your site will be king, perhaps for the last time if the Google algorithm changes. From my experience optimizing your site’s “onpage” factors and then getting targeted links is still the best way to boost your performance in the search engines. The [...]

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Tags: Linkbuilding · Search Engine Ranking Factors

Give A Little SEO for Christmas

December 21st, 2007 · 13 Comments

We Are All Santa Claus

This holiday season how about giving the gift of SEO? Why not link to your favorite cause with targeted keywords in the anchor text? It’s the gift that keeps on giving, and of course it looks great under the tree. Here’s my list Google Santa:

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Tags: Linkbuilding

How to Value a Link for SEO

December 10th, 2007 · No Comments

I have received a number of emails asking for more info on how to determine which sites you should buy a link from.  There are a number of great articles about this around the Web and I have been pretty jammed over the past couple of days so I thought I would take the easy [...]

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Tags: Linkbuilding

How To Hire A Link Builder

December 7th, 2007 · 2 Comments

I came across this presentation on link development which Sugarrae Hoffman gave this week at Pubcon. If you are considering buying or begging for links to your site, as many businesses are these days, she provides a great overview on how to choose between hiring a linkbuilding company and training an in-house linkbuilder. While much [...]

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Tags: Linkbuilding

How To Find A Good Link?

November 28th, 2007 · 5 Comments

Ian McAnerin of McAnerin Networks offers these tips to finding good links: Search Google: If it’s in Google chances are it’s a page worth getting a link from.  I don’t totally agree with this but it’s liveblogging so wtf. Search For Sites That Allow You To Submit Links: Search Google with terms related to your [...]

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Tags: ILM · Linkbuilding

How Do You Get Local Links?

November 28th, 2007 · 6 Comments

Matt Stoddardt of Linkworth offers these tips on how to get local links: Get the obvious local links – BBB – Chambers of Commerce – Search city+state+associations to find relevant local organizations. There are hundreds of listings for realtor groups, legal groups, medical groups, etc. Chances are there is something that is relevant for your [...]

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Tags: ILM · Linkbuilding

The Value of Links Back To Your Site (A Case Study)

October 26th, 2007 · 4 Comments

Greg Oden’s Blog

There have been trillions of words written about how valuable it is for search engine optimization to get links back to your site from relevant sites with targeted keywords in the text of those links. So why even bother adding more noise to the conversation? Because I saw something happen the other day that underscores [...]

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Tags: Google · Linkbuilding

Turn Your Small Biz Website Into An Online Yellow Pages & Get Qualified Traffic

October 1st, 2007 · 9 Comments

Internet yellow pages sites (IYPs) generate a lot of traffic. Superpages.com has over 21 million visitors per month. Yellowpages.com has over 19 million. A lot of this traffic comes from search engine optimization. The IYPs target two main types of searches – business name searches (e.g. Joe’s Plumbing) and city/category searches (e.g. Plumber in Austin, [...]

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Tags: Linkbuilding · Local Search · Online Reviews · Yellow Pages