SEO Cost: Pricing, Rates and Fees for SEO

in SEO Services by Jeffrey_Smith

The first question people ask after they find out what SEO is, is why does SEO cost so much? SEO Cost: The Value of Paying It Forward The answer, the cost of SEO often correlates to the degree of the logistics involved in execution and the scope of the barrier to entry on a keyword Read More

SEO, Rankings and The Way People Search The Web

in SEO by Jeffrey_Smith 5 Comments

Where you rank in search engines matters equally as much as which keywords you rank for; however, you should not confuse rankings, relevance or search behavior when targeting keywords for a new or seasoned SEO campaign. Search Behavior and Keyword Selection With the multi-faceted metrics responsible for producing a top search engine ranking, the last Read More

SEO Tips for Link Flow Distribution

in SEO Tips by Jeffrey_Smith 5 Comments

What is link flow distribution in a website and why should you care? Link flow is a metric implemented in SEO which assesses the volume of link equity (accumulated PageRank, citation factor and nodes of relevance) a page has and how it passes along that equity via outbound links to other internal or external pages. Read More

Competitive Market Analysis to Reverse Engineer Competitors

in SEO by Jeffrey_Smith 1 Comment

Market intelligence is the defining strategic advantage held by your competitors. Similarly, if you know where to look, what to look for and how to determine what causes proceed the effects responsible  for producing a top 10 position in search engines, then you can reverse-engineer those results or create an economy of scale to reproduce Read More

Comparing Google and Bing Demographics

in Search Engine Optimization by Jeffrey_Smith 6 Comments

Google and Bing both are such large sites, first and eleventh respectively according to Alexa, that they attract a complete cross-section of the Web. However when you compare Bing’s audience to Google’s audience, you see some anomalies come up. Comparing Google and Bing Demographics Bing’s Audience is Older: Bing’s audience, compared to the Web at Read More

10 Ways to Increase Link Bait Conversion – For Free

in Social Media Optimization by Jeffrey_Smith 8 Comments

So: you’ve come up with some great content that you think has link bait potential. You’ve targeted your keywords to maximize your chances of getting rich anchor text. You’ve submitted it to the usual suspects of the social web – Digg, StumbleUpon, Delicious etc. You’ve informed your Twitter followers. Link Bait Not Working, Try These Read More

What You Can Learn From This Commercial!

in Internet Marketing by Jeffrey_Smith 2 Comments

BK (Burger King) has been crushing it lately with their hilarious commercials, but when it comes to consumers and SEO, this old steakhouse commercial sums up the consumer mindset perfectly… Remember: 1.       Most consumers know what they want (often more than you do). 2.       Don’t make them wait (or risk abandonment). 3.       Give them what Read More

3 Simply Effective SEO Tips

in SEO Tips by Jeffrey_Smith 6 Comments

This posts highlights the SEO technique of leveraging your websites inherent domain authority by (1) minimizing hops within the website by keeping site architecture flat (2) capping outbound links on internal pages through using javascript navigation and optimizing on page contextual links and (3) using 301 redirects for SEO to recycle link-flow to new landing Read More

Anyone Can Pay for Traffic, but Who Can Earn it?

in SEO Marketing by Jeffrey_Smith 3 Comments

As you gathered from the title, the topic of traffic (paid or organic) is the subject of today’s post. Let’s look at the pros and the cons of both SEO and SEM (search engine optimization and search engine marketing) to discuss what makes each necessary or useful for short-term or long-term implementation for your business. Read More

Increase Market Share with SEO Modifiers

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To maximize exposure and market share in search engines, you need to make the most of search engine proven synonyms and alternative keyword modifiers. Maximize Market Share with Keyword Modifiers Modifiers (alternative yet specific keywords) are what differentiate websites that have a minuscule trickle of traffic to websites gushing with an abundance of visitors, sales Read More

Squeeze Pages and SEO

in Internet Marketing by Jeffrey_Smith 5 Comments

Love them or hate them Squeeze pages make people money based on “how they sell” more than “what they are selling”… Using SEO is great (for a finely-tuned offer), but if there is no conversion objective, call to action or value, sending traffic (no matter how vast) is a moot point. How Squeeze Pages Put Read More

FREE Ebook from SEO Design Solutions

in Internet News by Jeffrey_Smith 5 Comments

SEO Design Solutions™ the creators of the SEO Ultimate WordPress All-in-one Plugin are proud to announce the release of their first Ebook showcasing 20 SEO tips to optimize your website in search engines. Download your FREE Ebook Today! Unlike generic tips and tactics, these are real do-it-yourself insights you can really sink your teeth into Read More