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Dear Developer: Building a Website Isn’t Good Enough, It Has To Be Marketable, Too

by Stoney deGeyter Dear Web Developer, Let me start off by saying that I am simply amazed at your skills and abilities. The fact that you can take what appears to be random strings of letters, numbers and other strange keyboard characters and turn them into a great looking website is, quite simply, an amazing …

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10 Link Building Tips We Love From SMX Panelists Past and Future

10 Link Building Tips We Love From SMX Panelists Past and Future was originally published on BruceClay.com, home of expert search engine optimization tips.  In 2014 “inbound marketing” is all the rage; but does that mean traditional SEO techniques like link building are becoming outdated or irrelevant? Absolutely not. We at Bruce Clay, Inc. don’t …

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Live @ SMX West: Earning Links, Not Building Links

Links were the first major “off the page” ranking factor used by search engines. Google wasn’t the first search engine to count links as “votes,” but it was the first search engine to rely heavily on link analysis (or the Link Graph) as a way to improve relevancy. Today, of… . About SEO, PPC, SEM, …

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10 Link Building Tips We Love From SMX Panelists Past and Future

10 Link Building Tips We Love From SMX Panelists Past and Future was originally published on BruceClay.com, home of expert search engine optimization tips.  In 2014 “inbound marketing” is all the rage; but does that mean traditional SEO techniques like link building are becoming outdated or irrelevant? Absolutely not. We at Bruce Clay, Inc. don’t …

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6 Quick Win Strategies to Kick Off Any Link Building Campaign

Getting started with link building on a new project can be an exciting time. With all of the ways you’ve learned how to build links (or at least read about them), the metaphorical Internet world is your oyster. However, it can also be overwhelming. How do you determine priority when figuring out what link building …

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How Agile Marketing Changes Your Link Building Process Forever

After a year of working in agile marketing, I can’t believe I ever used another process. Efficiency is increased. Morale is improved. Clients are happier. Links seem a little bit easier. Okay, the last one may be a bit of stretch — getting links is still hard. But the process of link… . About SEO, …

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5 Types of Sites That Could Benefit from Broken Link Building by @AlesiaKrush

Like a prodigal family member, broken link building got re-embraced by SEOs after the series of Google algorithm updates known as Penguin. Google Penguin and a slew of manual actions Google took against “unnatural” link builders cut the number of backlink methods SEOs had at their disposal at least by half, which lead to broken …

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Google’s Matt Cutts: Don’t Use Article Directories For Link Building

In a short video yesterday, Google’s Matt Cutts told webmasters and SEOs not to use article directory sites for link building strategies. Well… Search Engine Roundtable

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11 Reasons Link Building Is A Futile Waste Of Time — And One Big Reason It Isn’t

I don’t have to build links anymore, and I have never felt so liberated. So free. All the years I spent endless hours trying to help content get discovered — and I didn’t realize I didn’t have to do any of it. Those 163 conference gigs? Waste of time. 300+ articles, columns… . About SEO, …

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How To Analyze A Link: Link Building Basics

The importance of link quality in SEO cannot be overstated. Before you begin any link building project within SEO, you must be sure you’re pursuing links that will not only have an impact today, but will continue to have a positive impact in the future. That means understanding what makes a… . About SEO, PPC, …

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The Complete Guide to Building Your Blog Audience

Do you know what the number one way to get your blog to 100,000 visitors a month is? It’s probably not what you think. The quickest way to get there is to focus on building a blog audience, instead of focusing on building traffic. If you focus your marketing efforts purely around traffic acquisition, you’ll find that …

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Will Link Building Soon Be A Thing Of The Past?

The other day while working on a client proposal, I came to the section about link building and had to pause. While everything we include in a proposal is relevant, strategic, and in my opinion, a good tactic, I wasn’t sure I wanted to position it as link building. As someone who has been… . …

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Secrets Of Successful Enterprise SEO Part 2: Building A Winning Team

In the first part of this series, I outlined a powerful method used by successful enterprise SEOs to tackle the challenge of enterprise SEO. While operational planning is critical to get in place, the best laid plans are useless unless you can execute on them. In this second part, I would like to… . About …

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Link Building 2013: Looking Back At This Year’s Top Link Week Columns

With each passing year, search engine algorithms grow increasingly sophisticated in their ability to identify (and penalize) spammy links. Among other things, this year marked the fourth and fifth releases of Google’s spam-filtering Penguin update (Penguin 2.0 and 2.1, respectively)…. . About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search Marketing

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A Look Back On One Crazy Year Of Link Building

If 2012 was the year of Google Algorithm updates — Moz counted 37 big ones compared to the 15 in 2013 and 21 in 2011 — 2013 was the year that link building suffered from a serious identity crisis. It was sidelined, stretched, swindled and spit back out again more times than your average… . …

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