It seems like a paradox, doesn’t it? As web developers, we are constantly told that our link profiles need to look 100% natural, yet businesses tend to collapse in the year-long wait for Google’s robots to even begin giving us the recognition we deserve. So, we turn to link building. And why shouldn’t we? Offline businesses do everything in their power to bring their products to the consumers – is there anything wrong with web developers doing the same thing by building backlinks to their website content?
In business everything comes down to cost, and everyone likes to know how much money search engine optimization services will cost them. I think the SEO consultants themselves are more interested in what their fellow colleagues are charging and hoe much money SEO’s really make each year.
The main reason for this post is to illustrate to prospective clients the value of SEO services and what market prices are for search engine optimization. These individuals are some of the most well known SEO’s and tops in the field. There are many others who deserve to be listed here.
It is always interesting to hear debates between high level search engine optimization practitioners, and this is a great exchange between Aaron Wall and Rand Fishkin.
Rand from seomoz.com has been a leader in opening up tricks and tactics in SEO and was one of the first to openly publish specific SEO techniques. Aaron at seobook.com is a great SEO advocate and routinely grills Google for double standards that may occasionally go against their “Don’t Be Evil” motto.
Below are some great excerpts from the SEO interview, some of the content has been edited for brevity.
There was a recorded 170 billion dollars in e-commerce sales. In this world of billion dollar e-commerce transactions, imagine the potential for improvement. Every single site can improve their conversion rates thorough an improved UI and usability optimization. We’re 12 years into the 21st century, finally companies have excepted the fact that every business needs website.
I just signed up for the Pubcon search engine conference using a super discount coupon code. I registered before the cutoff time and the original price was $699 with the coupon it drops to $629.10. This is a great deal for the fun 2010 Las Vegas search engine optimization conference. It will be my third…
Assuming the basics of developing a press releases for release on the web are known, here are a few quick tips to keep firmly in mind to have the most positive impact on SEO.
Press Release Optimization Tips
In practice, we must write to make sure keyword phrases are highlighted in the page content, and should not lazily stuff keywords in all corners of our copy.
Re: SEO writing: making things bigger for bigger’s sake.
It seems the SEO commandments are:
Link building changes each year, this is a summary of how to prosper with your linking activities in the coming years.
5 years ago all we had to do is build exact anchor text links and we could hope for high rankings. 10 years ago we could get high rankings with forum signature links and comments, but today everything revolves around relevancy and natural link profiles.
Search engine optimization has many different aspects, but the on page tips should always be implemented in any content that is posted. In this article, we are going to cover 7 great practices that should help keep your site ranked as high as possible.
SEO methods have changed considerably since Google announced its penguin and panda updates. However, the effect that hosting had on old methods still remains the same today. With increasing numbers of businesses now realising that SEO is an essential element to their online success, we want to outline exactly how hosting can make a ranking difference whether positive or negative.