When chasing high authority backlinks for your website its a big time saver to be able to quickly identify “do follow” links from “no follow” links. Although it’s been proven that no follow links also carry a degree of value when it comes to SEO rankings a do follow link will pass on it’s link juice to your website therefor giving it a much more significant boost.
Fortunately the free tools at SEOBook.com make this a simple and non-tedious task where searching through lines of code is not necessary. You can download the SEO Toolbar free of charge (once registering for an account) which provides a feature that lets you locate all no follow links on any web page with a single click.
20 Steps To A Properly Optimized Web Page
When embarking on any SEO campaign optimizing your web pages for maximum performance is a key step which is often overlooked. Although external factors suck as backlinks and social shares play a major role in your overall search results your first your goal (after conducting the proper keyword research) is to get the on-page stuff correct.
How your optimize each page of your website will serve as your official game plan of what results you are hoping to achieve in Google. Missing some (or many) of these steps is the equivalent of trying to build a house without having a proper blueprint in place.
Fortunately optimizing any page of your website is not rocket nor is it overly labour intensive if you follow a few basic guidelines. We’ve provided you a simple easy to follow checklist (complete with a reasonably attractive infographic) to help point you the right direction!
How To Backup Your WordPress Website
WordPress continues to grow in popularity with each passing year with close to 75,000,000 WP websites currently online worldwide. You can’t deny the many advantages WordPress provides including easy setup, a built in updating system and countless SEO friendly features. Sometime it’s hard to figure out why anyone wouldn’t use a WordPress website for their business, that is, until something goes wrong.
Whether your website stops working properly due to the latest version update or a plugin that doesn’t agree with your chosen theme WordPress sites can be glitchy even in the best of times. Worse still once one of these errors occur (even for more experienced web developers) troubleshooting the problem can feel like trying to find a needle in a haystack.
It’s always wise to backup your WordPress frequently to make sure any of your recent work isn’t lost or worst case scenario you receive the white screen of death and your website stops working entirely. Backing up your website can feel a little bit more complicated than it should be but once you get the hang of things it’s a simple couple minute process.
13 Most Common SEO Mistakes of 2015
We chose the unlucky number 13 when creating our list of the top SEO mistakes for the 2015 calendar year. The world of SEO can be a complicated place even for those who work in the industry as search engines are always changing and evolving daily.
Trying to summarize every possible SEO mistake that can occur is an impossible task but we’ve included our personal favorites that any SEO friendly website should be aware of. Also be sure to check out the feature article at the bottom of the page courtesy of www.healthywealthyaffiliate.com where 34 top SEO experts also weigh-in with their opinions as well….
SEO Facts Vs. Myths 2015 – Separating Fact From Fiction
Separating SEO fact from myth is sometimes a challenge for even the most knowledgeable of SEO experts. What works for one SEO pro may not be as effective for another and they all are likely to have their strengths and weaknesses when marketing a client’s website.
With that being said we’ve compiled a list of some of our favourite SEO myths along with our own two cents regarding how true they really are…or aren’t. Keep in mind our opinion is just that and we go against popular SEO folklore on more than one occasion.
Since we can only speak from personal experience only we welcome you to share your experiences as well in the comment section below:
SEO Glossary – Terms You Should Know But Were Afraid To Ask
Whether you are an SEO newbie or expert learning all the terminology relating to search engine optimization can make your brain hurt. We’ve compiled a list of some the most common SEO terms you are likely to encounter on your road to improving your SEO IQ.
Please note not every SEO related term is included here just the ones you probably should know if you don’t already. They are listed in alphabetical order with a non-technical easy to understand description.
We will be adding to this list in an ongoing basis so if you see a term or definition we are missing be sure to let us know!
Where and How To Learn SEO As a Career
The world of search engine optimization has always been a fascinating industry due to the fact it’s not always learned in a typical matter. Whereas most careers come as the result of attending college or university SEO has always bee a bit of a different animal.
The Value of No Follow Links In SEO
It has been a highly debated topic for many years whether or not “No Follow” links have value in regards to SEO and your website’s overall search ranking. Some experts will say a “no follow” link cannot pass any link juice to your website or cannot effect your website Page Rank in anyway.
Others will say despite what you hear there is also plenty of evidence to support the fact that “No Follow Links” can and do have SEO value to your website. While a No Follow link may not directly affect your SEO ranking the same was as a follow link it can still lead to many things that will result in an SEO boost.
Understanding Google’s Updates and How They Effect SEO
Being an SEO professional is a more difficult job than ever before due to the changing algorithmic updates Google implements each year. The last couple of years have seen perhaps the biggest changes to date with Panda and Penguin updates (among others) that sent many websites spiraling out of control in terms of search engine rankings.
The Top SEO Trends of 2015
Quick Ways To Recover From Google Penalty
Okay so there is probably no “quick way” to recover from a Google penalty despite what the title of this article implies. Finding an overnight fix to recovery will not happen but there are some steps you can take to help accelerate the process. These steps do not have to be overly complicated or technical like some SEO experts would have you believe.
SEO Checklist For Beginners – How To Start Your SEO Campaign
Jumping into the world of SEO can be a daunting task for those who don’t know what to expect. There are so many different variables that factor into a successful SEO campaign and one scenario is different from the next. Fortunately if you are not sure where to start there are some simple rules you can follow that will help point you the right direction.