“Black Hat” SEO Techniques

“Black Hat” SEO Techniques

Series 4, Article 41 It is never a good idea to use questionable techniques in order to get your website higher in the search engines. If you have a website, at some point you will get phone calls and/or emails from companies who promise to “get you to the top of the...
SEO Ranking and Link Analysis

SEO Ranking and Link Analysis

Series 4  Article 40   Keywords aren’t the only important factor search engines take into account when generating your site’s ranking. Just because a site uses keywords well doesn’t mean it’s one of the best resources on the Web. To determine...
Finding Strong SEO Keywords for your Website/Blog

Finding Strong SEO Keywords for your Website/Blog

Series 4  Article 38 Choosing the best keywords is the first step in creating successful SEO (Search Engine Optimization) for your website or blog.  This takes a bit of logic and research, but it will be well worth your time. Begin with a list of around 20 keywords...
SEO, You Can’t Trick Google

SEO, You Can’t Trick Google

Series 4 Article 37     In an ideal internet world, a website should go to the top of every search engine’s ranking based on keywords and content alone, right? If you put “hair salons in Monument, Colorado” into your Google search, you should get a...
What is SEO?

What is SEO?

Series 4, Article 35 It’s really tough getting your website noticed on the Web. Even if you have a beautiful, informative site about a popular subject with awesome photos and entertaining interaction, you could have a problem attracting visitors.  One of the...
BING my Business

BING my Business

Ever wonder why when you search on Bing for a business, some of them have a huge ad on the right hand side, including a photo of the business, map, address, phone #, and hours? Wonder how they got that and how much it cost them? Well, they set it up themselves and...