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Search Engine Optimization – jargon for getting your website found. Also how I make my living

Adwords Updates First Quarter 2015

1.  Hotel related Ads introduced, specifically geared to users wanting to book online and, in particular, via their phone. 2.  Call-only ad campaigns for mobile devices since, according to Google,  70% of mobile searchers call a business directly from search results. … Continue reading

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Google’s 2012 Algorithm Changes

Google has made several changes to its ranking formula this year that have affected some of my clients.  One was in January and another in April.  Some clients went up and some went down.   According to various experts and my … Continue reading

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More Clicks With Ads and Good Rankings

Interesting article about the value of ads even if you rank high organically for your search terms http://googleresearch.blogspot.com/2012/03/impact-of-organic-ranking-on-ad-click.html

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Optimizing WordPress Sites

I’m trying out this add-in for WordPress that helps you overcome the inherent WordPress deficiencies relative to search engine optimization, and, so far, I’m impressed. http://yoast.com/wordpress/seo/#utm_source=wpadmin&utm_medium=sidebanner&utm_term=link&utm_campaign=wpseoplugin And I guess you can tell I’ve been busy!  It’s been so long since … Continue reading

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Better Search Results for SEO

Did you know that Google, and probably the other search engines, uses your web history (where you’ve been & what you’ve searched for) to tailor the results you see when you search. That’s fine and probably useful for the general … Continue reading

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