"A click-worthy title is actually worth a lot more than just a perfectly keyword-targeted title."Rand Fishkin, Moz.com
"The success of a page should be measured by one criteria: Does the visitor do what you want them to do?"Aaron Wall, SEObook.com
"Everything you do has to drive content, and the rest takes care of itself."Chris Bennett, 97th Floor
"Today it’s not about ‘get the traffic’ — it’s about ‘get the targeted and relevant traffic."Adam Audette, Merkle|RKG
"Running with the herd is not always a great idea; be unique, and the links will come."Debra Mastaler, Alliance-Link
Business listings (or local listings) are the vital pieces of information about your business that show up on web search results–your name, address, phone number, hours, reviews, and perhaps a description and some photos. Business listings are more important than many business owners realize. They affect your local rankings and the ability of customers to find you. Run this nifty tool to find out how your business appears online.
Mobile internet usage bypassed desktop internet usage in 2014. If you want to stay in the game, your site needs to be mobile-friendly. Enter a URL from your site to see how mobile it is.
Malware is malicious software that can cause serious damage to your website and can get your site blacklisted by search engines, such as Google, Bing, and Yahoo. Malware is not always detectable, which is why you should scan your site on a regular basis. This scanner will help you detect threats that may be lurking on your site. It will check your entire website and show the results when the scan completes.
Even if the results show your site is clear, you should take proactive action now to prevent hacks from occurring in the future. Establish an effective website security and backup plan to protect your content on an ongoing basis.
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The top three search engines–Google, Bing, and Yahoo–do their best to deliver high-quality and relevant information in the search engine results pages (SERPs) to the internet searcher. In order to rank at the top of these search results, website owners are encouraged to publish fresh, original content regularly that is rich with top search phrases.
In this downloadable guide, Matt Morgan explains step-by-step how to suggest your website pages and posts to the top search engines. This free guide will show you how to do the following: