Tag Archives: seo
Google Analytics SEO Screenshot

Google Helps With SEO?

Is Google actually trying help people with SEO?  If you log into your Google Analytics account, making sure to view the new version, you will see a new set of reports.  Go into your profile, view your site’s reports, and click the “Traffic Sources” menu item.  What do you see? “Search Engine Optimization” Ah, but […]

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Google’s Matt Cutts Says Nothing Special About Dmoz

Google’s Matt Cutts Says Nothing Special About Dmoz

How important is it to get listed in Dmoz (Open Directory Project)?  Some see it as the Holy Grail and others have waved it off like a typewriter or the iPhone 3.  What does Google say? Nearly since the beginning of SEO there have been certain things that were on the “must do” check list. […]

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DIY SEO #15: Becoming More Competitive

DIY SEO #15: Becoming More Competitive

You have completed the optimization of your website and should soon be reaping the benefits with higher rankings and more traffic, but we’re not quite done yet.  More than likely, when you were doing your keyword competition research you found out there were keywords your website was not going to be able to compete for […]

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DIY SEO 13: Optimizing Your Web Pages

DIY SEO 13: Optimizing Your Web Pages

In the first 12 steps you gathered a lot of information and decided on strategies.  It was a lot of prep work, but it will all pay off…starting now.  It’s all led up to this moment.  It’s time to start optimizing your website. The main idea behind optimizing the pages of your website is that […]

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Dilbert Takes Stand Against Black Hat SEO

Dilbert Takes Stand Against Black Hat SEO

A little fun to finish out your week of arduous SEO work.  Yesterday, Dilbert delved into the world of SEO… Of course Dibert’s brilliant arguement against black hat SEO didn’t phase his boss one bit and they went ahead with it anyway… Have a great weekend everyone! Related PostsSEO Humor: Google Places In The Funnies […]

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New SEO Series on TentBlogger

New SEO Series on TentBlogger

John Saddington over at TentBlogger.com has started a series about SEO and blogging.  John is a professional blogger (he makes his living blogging…pretty cool) and I’m sure will have some key insights into the use of SEO on a blog. “As a seasoned Professional Blogger I will be the first to tell you that SEO […]

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DIY SEO #10: Planning Your SEO Strategy

DIY SEO #10: Planning Your SEO Strategy

Having a good SEO strategy is very important.  In many cases it’s the difference between a company succeeding or withering away.  It can greatly influence a ministry’s reach and effectiveness.  It’s time to decide on your SEO strategy. SEO doesn’t just happen.  It must be planned out and then implemented.  In order to create a […]

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DIY SEO #4: Getting Keyword Suggestions From Your Competition

DIY SEO #4: Getting Keyword Suggestions From Your Competition

Every website has competition.  It doesn’t matter if your are a national business or a local church, your website is competing against other websites for search rankings.  Normally, we think of competition as making things more difficult for us, but today your competition is going to help you out.  So, how do you do that? […]

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DIY SEO #3: Brainstorming Keywords

DIY SEO #3: Brainstorming Keywords

The most important thing you will do in the SEO process is choosing which keywords you are going to target.  Choosing the right keywords can bring your targeted audience and lead to the great success of your website.  Choosing the wrong keywords can leave your website like a barren wasteland with fewer visitors than a […]

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