Blog entries posted in: ‘Seo

5 SEO Copywriting Resources

Are you a copywriter with an interest in learning how to deliver focused, keyword targeted copy that helps boost a site’s SEO? SEO copywriting is a growing industry, and is a helpful skill for all people who write for the web. These 5 sites are great places to start when looking for SEO copywriting resources for you or for the copywriters in your business.

Copyblogger

Copyblogger is a great place to go for SEO copywriters and online marketers in general. They feature a free 20-part internet marketing course in addition to tutorials ranging from keyword research to email marketing to copywriting. The site also has a helpful blog that is updated frequently. In addition to their main site, the folks Copyblogger develop online marketing and SEO tools available other sites by Copyblogger Media.  A great example of this is a free download from ScribeSEO that generates a 27-page SEO report Read the rest

Got Mobile SEO But No Mobile Website?

That’s like having milk without any cookies. Or beer without… more beer. What good is ranking well for mobile searches if your visitors can’t navigate your site on their favorite mobile device? Exactly. It doesn’t really matter other than maybe to boost your traffic and probably your bounce rate as well.

Guess who else doesn’t like mobile incompatible sites ranking in mobile search results?
You guessed it! Our bff Google wants your site to be mobile device friendly if they’re going to list it in the mserps. It’s almost become expected that if Google wants us to do something they’ll provide us with a free tool and this is no different. Google has launched a free mobile site creator. You don’t need to code anything. Just work with one of the predefined templates for restaurants, local biz, lead gen, e-commerce, or create your own.

This service comes along with

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Big Bad Bounce Rates Beat Up Your Rankings?

I read some Dr. Seuss books to my youngest this morning so I’m all about the rhyming and alliteration. WebProNews had an article this week discussing how and if bounce rate is now a factor Google takes into account. It’s a great article, they have several quotes from industry experts and provide some inconclusive, although intriguing, results. Definitely worth the read/skim.

Rehashing the info seems kind of pointless so I’m going to talk about how big of an issue this really is. It seems the SEO industry has been concerned with this issue for several years now, but I don’t get it. Yes, it would be great if we had more insite into Google’s algorithm. Let’s be honest though, even if you knew all 200+ aspects of what goes into ranking sites, you’re only going to focus on the most important ones. Which is what we’re all kind of doing … Read the rest

Google’s New URL Shortener is Now Open to the Public

Matt Cutts, Google’s Search captain de facto released a statement to please SEOs everywhere – Google’s Goo.gl URL shortener is now open to all! He took some time to answer a few questions which we’ve reprinted for you here. Continue reading