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Category: SEO

Tips for Better E-Commerce SEO to increase Sales and Ranking

Why should I do SEO for my ecommerce website and what benefits will it bring me? 80% of consumers like to research products online before they buy. 70% of online users have made a purchase online (Statistic from 2016) 35% of all ecommerce begins with the user searching on Google alone. This is a massive market that gets bigger year by year. So what do you think, isn’t it about time you started thinking about SEO for your online business? Let’s look at some of the things that you can start implementing today to increase the ranking of your product pages and ...

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Category: SEO

How does content improve ranking in the search engines?

Quality content is the foundation of your website, and makes up the authority of your online presence. Any type of search engine optimization should start with content. The content on your website is obviously your selling point for whatever service or product you are about. It is THE most crucial factor for your online business. Writing quality content can even make your webpage rank well for low search volume keywords, without any other SEO or social media being done. If it can be indexed by the search engines there is a chance it is going to rank for its topic, even without any backlinks ...

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Click through rate and bounce rate – how they affect rankings

Why does click through rate and bounce rate affect your rankings in the first place? If you think about it, it makes total sense. When a user makes a search, they are going to click on the result that they think is the most relevant to them. If they stay on the page and are engaged, then this further proves that the original search result was helpful. So, together these 2 factors are a good indicator to the search engines that they are doing a good job and providing their users with what they are looking for. What is Click Through Rate (CTR) Click Through Rate (CTR) is a ...

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Category: SEO

Top ranking factors today and what to plan for tomorrow

SEO is an exciting business to be in. It is an ever-changing world, and one the we must keep learning about to stay on top of our game. The search engines or constantly improving their ranking algorithms to give us better search results and more targeted answers to our questions. In fact, Google say they update their systems over 600 times a year. Most of these changes are quite minor and do not affect ranking very much. But none the less, all these changes mean that we must change our search engine optimization methods​ so we can keep our business and websites in front of our ...

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7  WordPress SEO tips that will boost your traffic

It can be difficult to get started with your new blog. Even a bit daunting when you read so much about SEO, to the extent that all it does is confuse you. But there are a few basic things that you can do to give yourself a head start and bring in your first readers, and even clients. 1. Create Great Content This is probably the one thing you have heard time and again. “Content is King”. But in fact it is still very much true, that the search engines like to provide their users with great content. Content that is fresh, unique and interesting. When you write articles or ...

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Category: SEO

Buy Backlinks – How to Buy Links for SEO

If you want to rank high in the search engines for your chosen keywords, then creating a positive SEO plan is vital to your success. There are many considerations to take into account, but links back to your own website are still one of the top ranking factors among all the search engines. First things first! Before you proceed with link building you will want to make sure your website has been constructed in a search engines friendly way. This involves creating the pages so that they work and appear perfectly across all types of screens and devices. Having a mobile first approach to web ...

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Buying Links for SEO Value in 2017

Buying backlinks is still a valuable SEO tactic in 2017 The search engines are constantly updating the way they rank websites in their searches, and changing the methods they use to give, and take SEO value from a site. Backlinks however, are still one of the best ways to acheive high search results for your website, this will certainly be the case for 2017 and beyond. Google in particular, are cracking down on those who use spam techniques to manipulate link building, and are actually closing down link farms ever day. So now more than ever, it is important that your backlinks ...

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Category: Web Design

Things to consider before building backlinks to your website

What do backlinks do for my website? Backlinks are, and have always been, one of the biggest indicators to the search engines that your website is popular. The more inbound links a webpage receives, the more the search engines think that you are an authority on the content of your webpage. Its not just about quantity of links anymore though, links are only considered as an indicator if they are from a “authority” website in the first place. So your backlinks will count more when they are from websites that the search engines already deem an authority. Good ...

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Category: SEO

Beginners Guide to SEO – Part 2

Learn the Basics of SEO for your start-up company website. Part 2 Welcome back to our second part of this guide. Hope you enjoyed and learned something from the previous post ! So you have researched what keyphrases are going to be successful for your business, registered your domain name and have created the content for your website. You are now eager to get things online and watch as new customers start streaming to you business! And why not, that’s how it should be. So lets get started with building your website. Step 4 - Building your website Hopefully you ...

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Category: SEO

Beginners Guide to SEO – Part 1

Learn the Basics of SEO for your start-up company website. Have you just got your new company up and running, and are now looking for a website to accompany it? Or are you thinking of starting a new online business? Whatever your reason for beginning your online experience, you are going to have to learn a little about SEO to succeed online. So here is a easy to follow guide to get you up and running. Step 1 – Research what is going to be your main keyphrase How are people going to find your business on the web? They are going to go to a search engine ...

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7 ways to gain natural backlinks to your website

The basic way that search engines will rank your website in the search results for a particular phrase, come down to 2 main reasons; The content of the page, and the links pointing back to the page from other websites. An introduction to content The content on your web page should be written for the reader in a way that makes you look like an authority on the subject that the page promotes. Your keyphrase will then naturally reoccur through the text, and there will be related or similar words surrounding your main keyphrase. So when links start to point back to your site, the search ...

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Anchor Text Diversity - Why is it Important for SEO

The correct plan with your anchor text links can sky rocket your website in the search listing. But be careful as mistakes or misunderstanding can also end up in a penalty being given. So when acquiring links to your website learn from the below and diversify your backlink profile. What is Anchor Text Anchor text are the actual words written on a webpage that link back to your website. This is where you should diversify, and limit backlinks using your main keyphrase to only websites that have a high domain authority and trust, so the strength of the link is optimal. Why ...

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Category: SEO

How many backlinks do I need to rank on page 1 ?

There is just no right answer to this question I’m afraid. There are so many different factors involved and every website and every search phrase is different. A professionally built website with lots of unique content, can rank near the top with very few, if any, links for a keyphrase with little competition. However a poorly constructed site with more links in the same niche could rank lower. So before you start building links back to your website, or in fact do any SEO work, make sure your website is technically sound. Your website should be build for mobile devices as well as ...

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Category: SEO

Is a Backlink ever really FREE?

Good quality backlinks for most people are not easy to acquire, but there are a lot of places around the internet that you can go to get a backlink for free. You can get backlinks from blog commenting, forum posting and perhaps the easiest type of all is a profile link from the likes of digg.com. But are these links worth any value, and how hard are they to setup. Profile Links There are a lot of cheap SEO packages you can buy, that offer to setup an amount of profile links on “web 2.0” sites. These types of backlink are, more or less, worthless these days as the profiles ...

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Measuring Your SEO Success with Free Tools

When we think of the success of an SEO campaign, we generally look at whether our chosen key words are ranking higher than they were previously. But the success of your search engine optimization should take into account if you are attracting more customers to your website, and at the end of the day, are you making more money? So this data should be tracked and analysed to make sure things are going as planned. Are you ranking well? Are your keywords bringing in enough visitors? Are your visitors converting into sales? Keyword Planner So yes, track your keyword position, you ...

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Finding links and citations to rank you for local search

Here are some easy solutions to finding local links and citations that will help you rank high in your local search results. Citations are a great way to build trust to your site, and are relatively easy to do. Your own website should have your company name, address and phone number listed, and it should match every citation list that you make. What are citations Citations are just other references to your business listed on a variety of other websites. These can be local directory sites or local blog sites, or other businesses in your area. There is no actual need to link back to your ...

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Category: SEO

What makes a backlink a quality link?

Before we get into the what qualities makeup a good backlink that will help push your site up the search listing. Let’s look at some of the strategies you should be aiming for when building up your link profile. Diversity: The links pointing to your site should not all be from the same source. They should not have the same anchor text, and should not all be to the same page on your website. So, when looking to build up your link profile, you should try to get links from as diverse range of domain names as possible.  And your anchor text should be diverse as well. A good link ...

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How to make an SEO company stand out from the rest

SEO has become much more transparent. Which is a good thing. The SEO industry is now so focused on usability, more than ever it starts in the foundations of the site you are creating. Everything is scrutinized, from the amount of white space, to photo compression. But that’s good. SEO should be about usability. It makes the whole thing much more understandable. Less mysterious. So, if you are starting out in SEO you really need to know what you are doing. Researchers who are the giants in the field, the people that Google watch ! These are the folk to follow. Don’t toll though ...

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Category: SEO

Professional High Quality Backlinks Network for SEO

The idea behind this concept is quite simple – We are web developers. However we found it increasingly hard to locate anywhere to place Quality Backlinks for our client’s. So we decided it was time we created our own high quality, private and secure network. And as we have creating and promoting web tech with great success since 2002– We know exactly what we are doing. More so than most, as we have discovered through the years …. So, enjoy this honest service. Use it for your own websites or for your clients. We are an Internationally Award Winning Team, with an ...

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