I have been getting more and more booty texts lately from people wanting me to come over late at night and have a “hot chocolate” and get advice about “Blogging”, “Affiliate Marketing” or “Online Marketing” for their ecommerce store or business … I can’t take it any more so I am giving it away for [...]
Google has publicly said that they are cracking down on “web spam” also known as “over-optimization” and the latest Google Penguin update means factors like exact match anchor text are being used not as much and Google is looking more at the quality, diversity and natural look of the sites linking in and in fact [...]
Post Panda Optimisation Tips from Jim Boykin at SMX Melbourne 2011
Here are my notes from Jim Boykin from Internet Marketing Ninja’s session on Post Panda Optimisation at SMX Melbourne 2011:
Topic: Post Panda Optimisation
Summary: Content Algorithm Changes, learn how to start keeping up with the updates.
Speaker: Jim Boykin – CEO, Internet Marketing Ninjas
What is Panda – [...]
Brent Payne from BaldSEO did a really awesome session at SMX Melbourne 2011 about Advanced Keyword Research Black Hat Tactics that work so here are my notes from the session:
Topic: Advanced Keyword Research
Speaker: Brent Payne – SEO Director, Tribune Technology
Tribune was spending $1.5m a month on PPC when Brent started, took a lot of that [...]
Chris Pearson from Pearsonified.com (creator of the Thesis WordPress Theme) is an awesome speaker and here are some key takeaways from my notes as I was in the audience for his session “Tips and Tricks to Increase Website Conversions” at Affiliate Summit West 2011 in Las Vegas:
Predict what the user is going to do – [...]
SEOmoz was there, their tool Open Site Explorer is great for seeing the backlinks your competitors have.
Brent Payne from the Chicago Tribune (@BrentDPayne) had a neat little trick: Put the keyword first in the headline, followed by a colon, then followed by a typical headline e.g. Gmail down: 5 things to do when [...]
Namechk – Free social media username checker – enter a username here and it will check the top social networking sites to see if that username is available. Good to have a constant username across all sites.
Tubemogul – Free online video uploader and syndicator. Distribute to multiple online video sites [...]
Best keyword density is 3-4%, write naturaly and use the keyword 3-4 times per 100 words
Editorial links placed in content and context are now more important than links in a footer
Good tip for link ideas – search Google for relevant sites and search only for .org, .gov or .edu
Popuri.us Tool – enter [...]