How to Use Rel=Canonical for Content Syndication and SEO

How to Use Rel=Canonical for Content Syndication and SEO

Are you out of interesting post ideas but don't want to skip a day of updating your blog? Read on for a detailed guide to content syndication and the resolution of duplicate content issues with the help of the rel=canonical tag. Content syndication is the process of sharing your original work on other platforms to drive more traffic, and publishing other bloggers' work on your blog while keeping your blog updated. Content syndication is a useful aspect of content marketing, and many popular websites like Lifehacker and Bufferblog are doing (16 comments)

Page Layout Algo : Too Many Ads Above Fold Bad for SEO [Update]

Page Layout Algo : Too Many Ads Above Fold Bad for SEO [Update]

11th Feb 2014: On 6th February 2014, Google rolled out another refresh of Page layout algo targeting websites which is still showing too many ads above the fold section and have too little or almost no content at the above fold. If you are seeing a drop in your search engine traffic after 6th Feb 14, you should check if your website have too many ads. If yes, you should work on placing the ads below fold. Do read the complete post to learn how you can optimise your website to avoid too many ads alto penalty. Here is the official tweet from Matt Cutts (23 comments)

What Is Google Hummingbird and How to Prepare for a Big Google Change

What Is Google Hummingbird and How to Prepare for a Big Google Change

SEO is one of those industries that is based on data, experience and assumptions. For example, when Google launched the Google Panda update, we made so many assumptions, and many people gave up on trying to recover their sites from Panda penalties.  Many bloggers, myself included, worked to fix the penalty damage and recovered completely. Google later launched the Google Penguin algorithm which was targeted to dismiss useless backlinks and penalize websites using shady methods to build thousands of links. Soon Google realized that they had given birth (19 comments)

12 Immortal Ways for Newbies to Get Google Traffic

12 Immortal Ways for Newbies to Get Google Traffic

Substantially all the new bloggers face difficulty in getting traffic, even if they have some awesome content. They always have one question that "how to gain more Google traffic"? When I say traffic from Google, that means traffic from search engine. These type of traffic is best for your revenue, as most of the search engine traffic is targeted traffic. We have already seen some of the ways to drive targeted traffic without Google, and today we will be talking about traffic from Google search engine. Today in this article I am going to tell you (40 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)