Link Building: Myths and Misconceptions
February 26, 2015 | by Meghan Cahill
Misconceptions and myths still abound in the strange world of SEO. Let’s take a look at a few of the commonly heard questions regarding link building…
February 19, 2015 | by Cory Collins
And on Friday, a Google employee recommended avoiding link building.
But let’s not take this out of context. Here’s the full story.
February 17, 2015 | by Meghan Cahill
Remember those silly dandruff shampoo commercials from the 90’s? The ones that intoned we’d never get a second chance to make a first impression? Unlike many marketing aphorisms of the late 20th century, this statement still rings true. Particularly for email subject lines.
February 11, 2015 | by Nicholas Chimonas
From: Nicholas Chimonas
Welcome to what I hope is an early spring edition of Tutorial Tuesday. In today’s tutorial you will learn how to filter out the noise from large sets of keyword ranking data, and identify meaningful takeaways to help inform your link building & SEO strategy.
February 10, 2015 | by Cory Collins
Linkarati recently partnered with WTC Marketing, a web design and online marketing firm based out of Boise, Idaho, to produce a guide to on-page SEO. The guide, “13 Steps to On-Page SEO: The Beginner’s Checklist” packages all the essential elements necessary to understand your website’s on-page performance.
February 4, 2015 | by Jordan Yocum
I love going home at the end of the day and sharing work successes with my fiance. Unfortunately, all too often though she looks at me like I am speaking a foreign language, which reminds me just how niche specific link building is.
SEO is often extremely technical and typically best understood by other SEOs, so you can imagine the difficulty I often face as a sales executive at a link building firm.
February 3, 2015 | by Andrew Dennis
In this Tutorial Tuesday I want to explain how you can use the tool Canva to create high-quality and customized imagery for your blog posts. Regardless of what topic you’re writing about, adding visual elements to any blog post will make it stronger and more engaging. And Canva provides an excellent platform to create images that will elevate your content to the next level.
January 29, 2015 | by Meghan Cahill
It all started with a White Board Friday. Four seconds into the video, my mind went immediately to, “Whoa, how long has Rand Fishkin looked like a cross between Johnny Suede and Wayne Coyne?!” And this list of digital marketing doppelgängers sprang forth…
January 22, 2015 | by Cory Collins
It’s been a year and a day since Matt Cutts infamously called an end to guest blogging (for SEO). So where are we at now? Is guest blogging over, done, kaput? In a word: no.
January 20, 2015 | by Meghan Cahill
There are fundamental steps for familiarizing yourself with a new client, but the link builder’s assessment can be boiled down to four essentials: who they are, what they do, what they have and what they need.
January 15, 2015 | by Andrew Dennis
In a recent Google Webmaster Central Hangout, Google’s John Mueller, Webmaster Trends Analyst, stated new quality links will help a website gradually recover from the Penguin algorithm.
January 13, 2015 | by Cory Collins
Hello and welcome to another Tutorial Tuesday!
This week I’ll be sharing how to use Open Site Explorer to take a peek at our competitors’ top performing (in terms of links) content. This gives us a strategic idea of competitor content performance – both the good and the bad.
January 8, 2015 | by Jesse Stoler
Hey, Andrew Dennis isn’t alone. I love link building too! I better: I work for a link building agency. Of course, most Americans hate their jobs and are just collecting paychecks. I don’t need a Gallup poll to tell me that: a large portion of my friends are servers in restaurants.
December 31, 2014 | by Meghan Cahill
SEO and advertising are individual mechanisms that are executed separately for good reason. Meanwhile, marketing is the entire machine. Let’s take a look at what can happen when you use a ‘nut’ where you needed ‘bolt’…
December 23, 2014 | by Meghan Cahill
With so much rubbish cluttering up the ‘cyberhighway’, making human connections in the digital realm can be difficult. The email inbox is still prime real estate. Make sure you stand out for the right reasons.