LRT has a “Link Alerts” option, I have several going so I didn’t implement this one but I did review and liked the “dropped links” feature. Link Alerts keeps track of links they find and if those links are dropped, it will report the drop to you. … [Read more...] about Link Research Tool Set By CEMPER
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Is the site of good quality and relevant to your site? What is the Alexa rating of the site? Have they passed on a site-wide link? What is the index status of the domain in Google? And what is its PR? A penalized site can be identified easily. If it has a number of links pointing to it but has zero PR, then it has been penalized by Google. Does the site’s server have many domains hosted on it? … [Read more...] about A How to Guide on Identifying Bad Links and Pruning Them Using Google’s Disavow Tool
As you may see form the list, one should analyze the directory not only from the SEO point of view, but also from the user-experience point of view, because the more search/comparison features it offers and the better it is at presenting and structuring information, the more likely you are to get direct traffic and conversions from it. … [Read more...] about 5 Directory Submission Ideas for Local and Global Online Businesses
Yelp has grown and nurtured a loyal review-writing audience, which has allowed it to build the most comprehensive set of online reviews for local businesses. In turn, it has secured significant distribution deals with Yahoo and Apple Maps. This, along with establishing itself as a household name brand, has meant its user numbers have remained high and growing while those around it flounder. … [Read more...] about Is Local Directory Traffic On The Rise Again?
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