Some Practical Tips When Doing Email Outreach for Backlinks

Some Practical Tips When Doing Email Outreach for Backlinks

After Panda and Penguin updates from the last couple of years and the rumors of a new algorithm planned by Google, there’s one thing that you've probably heard people in the industry say thousands of times already - and you’re probably going to hear it again - so I’ll just say it as well: SEO is changing! But it’s changing for good. Why is this? Well, the process of getting backlinks now is not a matter of doing it in a mechanical way anymore or just trying to scale everything with software or outsourcing. Now you have to be directly a part of it (0 comments)

Negative SEO: Myths and Facts You Should Be Aware Of

Negative SEO: Myths and Facts You Should Be Aware Of

There are two ways to get ahead of the competition. Either you establish yourself as a better option. Or you prove your rival to be worse. The same goes with SEO, at least as far as the concept of negative SEO or anti-SEO has been making the rounds on the web. Even today, negative SEO is a matter for important concern for many website publishers or online businesses. Usually, you’ll hear that there’s nothing like negative SEO. If Google has to be believed (which you have to, as long as you are fairly Google-dependent), there’s almost nothing a (3 comments)

The Effect of Date Stamps on Blog Traffic [Case Study]

The Effect of Date Stamps on Blog Traffic [Case Study]

Last month I wrote an article on how to remove dates from search engine results, and this one month has given me enough data to share this case-study with you. In my earlier article on how to recover from Google Panda, I mentioned that removing dates had a positive impact on the overall search engine ranking. This created a lot of buzz in the blogosphere & many bloggers reached out to ask for more data on this. Before you remove the date from your blog post ( Do read the hat tip at the bottom), go through every word written in this (23 comments)

AlgoSleuth : Find Which Google Panda Update Affected your Website

AlgoSleuth : Find Which Google Panda Update Affected your Website

Google panda is now integrated into search engine algorithm, and there will be no official update for upcoming Panda updates. So far, there has been total 40 Panda updates, along with various Penguin updates, EMD updates and few more updates. If your site organic traffic went down in last past two years, your first step is to find out which algorithm update affected your website, and once you have figured out which algorithm update affected your website, you can take actions to recover from the penalty. Earlier, I have talked about Penguintool, which (9 comments)

Exact Match Anchor Text Internal Links SEO : Bad or Good?

If you remember, long time I reviewed a plugin call SEO smart links, and I explained what are the benefits of using this plugin, and why you should use it. After Penguin updates, one of the most common questions I have been asked is: Is using SEO smart link plugin SEO safe? Since you will be creating exact anchor text internal links on your blog, and number will be too much.. Is it good or is it bad? I have noticed many bloggers writing about this plugin, and saying it's bad for SEO. Infact, for an instance I believed it might be true, but after (5 comments)