‘Big Content’ is a term seemingly coined by Dr Peter J Meyers of Moz fame, and although he described it as a ‘vague… useless term’, my personal opinion is that it is the perfect way to describe top-notch online posts. My second prediction therefore, is that marketers will look for increasingly inventive ways to break content moulds and improve upon ‘big content’ with even bigger content. Having good content simply isn’t enough to rank anymore, so it seems plausible that we could witness types of content not previously seen, or perhaps done in more innovative ways in order to gain widespread visibility (like the rise of infographics as a marketing tool, for example). … [Read more...] about SEO Predictions for the year 2014
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MySiteAuditor A simple lead generation tool to embed on your site. It’ll help you warm up a visitor to your site by providing a Free SEO Report on their site. You then collect their contact information, manage, follow up and pitch your services to the leads you’ve captured. You can also take a proactive approach by running audits inside the dashboard and prospect new clients with them. … [Read more...] about The Ultimate SEO Starter Kit
Ryan's pretty much your average guy, except for the average part. He is the owner and founder of Shelley Media Arts LLC. He is passionate about helping companies make a more personal connection online with their customers and prospects. Ryan is active in influencing and promoting human driven SEO, personalized marketing and empathic leadership. When he's not working in the "shedquarters" you can find him hanging at the beach with his family or jamming out in the playroom with his 2 young sons. Check out SMA's blog for more great content. … [Read more...] about Why SEO & lousy content don’t mix
John Lincoln is CEO of Ignite Visibility, a digital marketing teacher at the University of California San Diego and author of the book Digital Influencer, A Guide to Achieving Influencer Status Online. Throughout his career, Lincoln has worked with hundreds of websites, ranging from start-ups to household names, and has won awards in SEO, CRO, analytics and Social Media. In the media, Lincoln has been featured on sites such as Forbes, Entrepreneur Magazine, Inc. Magazine, CIO magazine and more. … [Read more...] about The 4 daily habits of the most successful SEOs
Keyword-based SEO is dead It’s also worth mentioning that traditional concepts of SEO — that is, doing a certain amount of online work to rank for a selection of specific keywords — are obsolete. It’s become far more difficult to rank for specific keyword terms these days, thanks to Google’s semantic search functionality, increased sophistication, increased competition, more paid features and the Knowledge Graph. … [Read more...] about Is modern SEO more than the sum of independent parts?