• Optimize Your SEO and PPC Campaigns for Mobile Search

    Written by: Jason Bayless | November 30, 2012

    Smart phones and other mobile devices are everywhere, and they’re being increasingly used to do product research and make purchases online. But only 5% of all paid search campaigns actually optimize the experience for mobile devices, according to a report from WordStream, which provides software that analyzes pay per click (PPC) campaigns. What’s more, that […]

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  • New Google Tool Lets You “Disavow” Bad Links That Hamper SEO

    Written by: Jason Bayless | November 29, 2012

    Black Hat SEO may still have its diehard fans, but one of their favorite SEO tactics – link farming – was severely frowned on by Google’s “Penguin” update. Since that update, your website can be flagged for “unnatural link building tactics” that amount to spamming Google. Not a good thing. So what can you do […]

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  • 5 Ways to Fine-Tune Your SEO Tactics for the Holiday Shopping Season

    Written by: Jason Bayless | November 27, 2012

    Is there anything you should do differently to optimize your website for higher search engine rankings during the holidays? Yes – and you probably should have started doing so already, considering that Black Friday is inching backwards more every year and will soon be the day after Halloween! But it’s never too late to do […]

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  • How Your Internal SEO Strategy Can Benefit from External SEO Services

    Written by: Jason Bayless | November 12, 2012

    You might have an internal SEO guru working in your company. Maybe it’s your webmaster, who updates your web content and makes sure it’s optimized for search engine robots to the best of his or her knowledge. Maybe it’s someone in marketing, who writes and releases press releases with plenty of links and juicy keywords […]

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  • How SEO and Social Media Strategies Can Work Together

    Written by: Jason Bayless | November 09, 2012

    The other day I noticed that the Morton table salt container in the kitchen had a Facebook logo on it. Curious to see what a Facebook profile for salt would look like, I looked up Morton’s Facebook page – and was surprised to find that it has over 70,000 likes! What’s more, the Morton Salt […]

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  • 5 Reasons SEO is the Best Value for Your Marketing Dollar

    Written by: Jason Bayless | November 08, 2012

    You’ve heard the arguments for why your website needs search engine optimization. First and foremost, SEO helps people find you on the Internet – and that’s why you have a website in the first place, isn’t it? But 85% of people who do a web search choose to do business with a company they found […]

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  • November 2012 SEO Rankings are Live!

    Written by: Jason Bayless | November 01, 2012

    I have just released the rankings for the Best SEO Companies list for November 2012. The November rankings features the Top 50 search engine optimization agencies in the country. They range from larger national firms that handle enterprise level client to companies that specialize in local campaigns. It was a pretty quiet month with only […]

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