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How Best to Deal With URLs When Deploying a WordPress Site

A very useful tip for WordPress site installation and management of URLs.

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Why You Should Choose Responsive Design Over A Mobile Site

  According to Google, over the past two years alone, mobile search traffic has increased five-fold. As more and more customers are on the go, searching for products and services from their mobile devices it's becoming imperative for businesses to engage with their customers and enhance their mobile experience. For some businesses building a separate …

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Calculating Estimated ROI for a Specific Site & Body of Keywords

Posted by shannonskinner One of the biggest challenges for SEO is proving its worth. We all know it’s valuable, but it’s important to convey its value in terms that key stakeholders (up to and including CEOs) understand. To do that, I put together a process to calculate an estimate of ROI for implementing changes to keyword …

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How to Detect and Deal With Toxic Content (That Could Poison Your Entire Site)

It’s critical to habitually audit your domains for low-value content that could negatively impact organic search visibility. Here are some efficient ways to automate and scale your efforts by leveraging the following tools, tips, and tactics. Search Engine Watch – Latest

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How to Detect and Deal With Toxic Content (That Could Poison Your Entire Site)

It’s critical to habitually audit your domains for low-value content that could negatively impact organic search visibility. Here are some efficient ways to automate and scale your efforts by leveraging the following tools, tips, and tactics. Search Engine Watch – Latest

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Google Notice: This Site Uses Flash, May Not Work On Your Device

Google announced that if you conduct a Google search on your iOS or Android device and a site that comes up is built in Flash technology… Search Engine Roundtable

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Does SEO Boil Down to Site Crawlability and Content Quality? – Whiteboard Friday

Posted by randfish We all know that keywords and links alone no longer cut it as a holistic SEO strategy. But there’s still plenty outside our field who try to “boil SEO down” to a naively simplistic practice – one that isn’t representative of what SEOs need to do to succeed. In today’s Whiteboard Friday, Rand champions …

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Google Site Command Showing Review Snippets Only?

Irving Weiss, the SEO lead at Vitals.com, shared a thread with me on Moz that in some cases, Google is only showing the reviews rich snippets when the query is a site command. Here is an example… Search Engine Roundtable

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Survey Says Yelp The Most Influential Local Review Site

Yelp says it’s the most frequently used, most trusted and highest quality local reviews site, according to new Nielsen survey data. Some of those data were released on the company’s official blog two days ago. Beyond Yelp, the universe of competitors included in the survey were the… . About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & …

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SEO or Site Change, or a Google Algo Update Causing SERP Positioning

Was that your latest site change, or a Google algo update which caused your site’s positioning to change? Members discuss how to help identify whether there’s an algo change, a manual penalty, or a SEO change to the site that has caused the movement.

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Mobile Site Configuration 101: How to Choose

If you aren’t doing mobile, your site will be left behind in the search results. Here’s how to decide which type of configuration to use for your mobile site (responsive, dynamic, or redirection to mobile URLs) and avoid common obstacles. Search Engine Watch – Latest

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Google Site Visitors Down, Revealing Apparent Quality Referrals From Bing/Yahoo

When a site gets hit by some kind of ranking change in Google SERPs, a close inspection of the referrals from Bing/Yahoo indicated different visitor movement throughout the site. How to tell if these are better referrals, even if the numbers are down.

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Google: Redirecting A Penalized Site To Penalty Free Site Likely Won’t Negatively Impact The Site

On Friday, Google’s John Mueller answered a question I proposed in a Webmaster/Search Helpdesk Hangout about the issues around a penalized site being redirected to an unpenalized site. The question was, what if a competitor takes a site that has a severe penalty and 301 redirects it to my… . About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search …

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Google On Can You Redirect A Penalty To Another Site

Can you redirect a penalty to a new or different domain name? Let’s say site A has a bad link penalty, either manual action or algorithmic issue. And you or a competitor decide to use a 301 redirect from site A to a site without a penalty (i.e. site B). Would site A’s penalty cause …

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CNBC: This 17 Year Old Web Site Devastated By Google’s Panda Update

CNBC published a story on a 17 year old web site that was nailed in the latest Panda update, Panda 4.0. The story is named Google’s secretive updates leave small sites scrambling… Search Engine Roundtable

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