Google’s Greatest Fear

in SEO by Jeffrey_Smith 18 Comments

With millions of business owners, webmasters and affiliates spending thousands of dollars on SEO and countless hours optimizing their websites (only to have the Google organic search results shaken up or completely whisked away due to vacillating shifts from new algorithm changes) is genuinely creating feelings of anger, frustration and disdain. Google’s greatest fear is Read More

SEO Video: Qualifying Keywords Through Competitor Research

in SEO Videos by Jeffrey_Smith 5 Comments

Searching for quick competitor research methods to determine if a keyword is a worthy target for an SEO campaign? Watch this video and learn how to use your competitors to qualify which phrases are worthwhile using SEM Rush and other useful SEO tools. Stay tuned for more SEO tips and tactics from SEO Design Solutions Read More

Full-Bodied SEO: Looking Past Keywords

in Search Engine Optimization by Jeffrey_Smith 3 Comments

Just like degusting a fine wine to appreciate its full-bodied flavor, don’t omit the chronology that it’s the process of the grapes aging combined with a semblance of subordinate processes that merge a plethora of complex layers into simplified notes to cultivate a delectable, yet exquisite fine wine. In parallel, SEO is quite similar. Like Read More

Website Silo Architecture: SEO Siloing Simplified

in SEO Resources by Jeffrey_Smith 22 Comments

To draw on a visual analogy, most websites are like the image of mixed fruit below (which makes it difficult for a search engine to determine the topicality or relevance of the website (or more importantly the page) when trying to determine what to rank that page for or why. Most Websites Are Structured Like Read More

3 SEO Tools to Crush Your Competition

in SEO Tools by Jeffrey_Smith 14 Comments

Our friends at Themezoom/Network Empire have an exclusive, limited-time offer allowing you to access exclusive tools like the Krakken, The Last Keyword Tool and Domain Web Studio (DWS) at a significant savings off normally published prices. 3 SEO Tools To Crush Your Competitors Whether you are an agency (who has clients), an affiliate (looking to Read More

SEO Ultimate WordPress SEO Plugin Version 7.2.1 Released

in WordPress SEO by John Lamansky 15 Comments

SEO Ultimate (the free WordPress SEO plugin from SEO Design Solutions) has seen 4 new releases in the last few weeks. Here’s the scoop on the latest features: Take WordPress and Rankings to a Higher Level with SEO Ultimate. Global Link Mask Admin Interface The Link Mask Generator module, which first came out almost exactly Read More

Coming Soon: The WP Ultimate Theme Framework for WordPress

in WordPress SEO by Jeffrey_Smith 20 Comments

After one year of toiling away in the labs, we are preparing for the launch of The WP Ultimate Theme (a powerful, flexible and dynamic premium SEO framework for WordPress) designed to work in tandem with SEO Ultimate (our WordPress SEO plugin). The WP Ultimate Theme: So Powerful, It Should Have Its Own Cape! Our Read More

Infographic: How Profitable is Google?

in Web Resources by Jeffrey_Smith 6 Comments

Here are a few tantalizing tidbits of trivia for visual types who enjoy contrast and comparison courtesy of BusinessMba.org called Google: Behind the Numbers. Aside from the glaring monetization prowess of “The Digital Juggernaut” known as Google, just remember “your clicks equate to revenue”. Let’s take a peek behind the numbers from Google’s 2010 profits Read More

Where Is The SEO Backlink Sweet Spot?

in SEO by Jeffrey_Smith 5 Comments

Is there such a thing in SEO as the off-page inbound link sweet spot? Meaning, finding the tipping-point for inbound links per URL, per keyword… Where is the SEO Backlink Tipping Point? Based on our heuristic testing, absolutely!  Just like wine, links get stronger with age – if they are supported by (a) sufficient internal Read More

Gain Access to Michael Campbell’s Dynamic Media Vault!

in Affiliate Marketing by Jeffrey_Smith 1 Comment

It’s rare that I endorse anything or anyone, but there has been someone from the affiliate marketing space who has always delivered mind-shattering, truthful, no-frills advice on internet marketing time and time again. That person is Michael Campbell and today’s topic is his exclusive Dynamic Media Vault! Gain Access to the Vault! For a brief Read More

Should You Obfuscate Your Backlinks?

in Link Building by Jeffrey_Smith 6 Comments

Aside from enjoying using the word “obfuscate” in a sentence, the meaning is clear for SEO when considering link building. Obfuscating links for the purpose of optimization simply means adding variety and switching things up (with your links) to avoid a pattern. Should You Obfuscate Your Links? In this context, the pattern is anchor text Read More

Which Links Pass the Most Weight in Search Engines?

in SEO Consulting by Jeffrey_Smith 10 Comments

Link weight and link-flow are the most critical on page elements after you (1) map out which keywords you’re targeting (2) mirror the relevance hierarchy through the site architecture through the respective pillars (landing pages) and supporting articles and (3) initiate the citation process via internal linking and off page inbound links. Which Links Pass Read More