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25 Niche Article Directories

Monday, November 24th, 2008

We have a list of 25 new article sites focused on the automotive, education, home, health & B2B markets.   Article marketing and web site marketing in general, is a well established method of getting decent backlinks and it still works. Writing short 400 – 600 word informative and helpful articles is still very effective […]

Notable Niches

Thursday, November 13th, 2008

Yesterday, we went through the advantages of incorporating some less-used methods into link building for the purpose of Search Engine Optimization. It was shown that local directories, niche-focused search engines, and social media outlets are valuable resources both for link placement and also for the kind of research an SEO regularly engages in. Today we’ll take a […]

Niche Optimization Venues

Wednesday, November 12th, 2008

Very often, people who professionally optimize websites for search engines come to a point where they focus exclusively on the big picture of site rankings and the associated link building.  While link builders can’t usually be charged with myopic vision and inflexibility in their methods, sweating the little details isn’t generally on the collective agenda […]

An SEO is Not a Link Builder

Thursday, November 6th, 2008

…And a Link Builder is Not an SEO Most SEO’s agree that there are three components to higher search results; 1) good content, 2) onsite optimization and 3) quality link building.  However, in my opinion, most SEO’s are not link builders and most link builders are not SEOs.  I believe it boils down to two different […]

Meta Tags Enhance Your Link Building Efforts

Monday, November 3rd, 2008

Meta tags can help improve your placement in search engines and can increase quality traffic to your web site.  Unfortunately, unless your website developer has a fundamental knowledge of search engine optimization, or you have an SEO professional review your site, many websites lack some of the fundamentals needed to enhance your site and increase […]