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Penguin 3.0

Penguin 3.0 Is Finally Here!

Well after a little over a year Google’s Penguin update has finally arrived. Google has confirmed that it ran the latest version of its Penguin algorithm late Friday night (Oct 17th, 2014). The last Penguin update was on October 4th, 2013. How peculiar it was released the same week Google’s stock price tumbled 3% after […]

RIP Pagerank

Google Finally Retires Pagerank

Well it looks like Google has decided to finally stop updating it’s toolbar Pagerank (PR). The last PR update was on December 6th, 2013, and according to Barry Schwartz at Search Engine Roundtable, Google’s John Mueller said in a Google Hangout that they won’t be updating the toolbar any more. You can hear him touch […]

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The Inevitable Extinction Of Mediocre SEOs

Millions of years ago a giant asteroid ended life on earth, and similar to this, a catastrophic event can end your career as an SEO. However unlike the dinosaurs who couldn’t do anything to prevent their extinction, you as an internet marketer have the power to save yourself. Something I have been thinking about as […]

The Unknown

Important Assumptions About The SEO Unknown

26 September 2014

Something I think about a lot is the existence of what I call the “SEO Unknown”. There are tons of blogs and forums out there where you can read about the latest strategies and methods of what’s working, but it is also important to understand that information exists out there that is not known to […]

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OMG The Private Blog Network Armageddon Is Upon Us!

24 September 2014

Lately the SEO world has been buzzin with news of mass de-indexing of private blog networks. Apparently over the last couple of weeks articles at Niche Pursuits and also at NoHatDigital just to name a few reported massive losses of private blog network websites from Google’s index. Add to this all the threads being opened […]

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Finding SEO Clients

Where To Find SEO Clients

16 September 2014

Once upon a time I was a newbie SEO looking to make money to keep a roof over my head. If you are someone that is new to managing clients, you know that half the battle is actually finding them in the first place! If you’re not an established vendor, getting people to trust you […]

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My Authority Blog Strategy Part 1

08 September 2014

There has been a lot of talk these days in the SEO community about building “Authority Websites”, but what exactly does that mean? With so much confusion on how to go about building such a website, I decided to chime in on the subject. This article will be Part 1 of a 2 part series. […]

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What I Would Tell New SEOs…

28 August 2014

A good friend of mine text messaged me the other day saying “I have a friend interested in learning SEO, can you meet him for lunch?” At first I was rather repulsed by this question, as if something like “SEO” could simply be taught over sandwiches and beer! I explained to my friend that to […]

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Are You Growing Your Internet Marketing Assets?

26 August 2014

These days with the entire SEO community waiting around for Penguin 3.0 to drop, many internet marketers seem to be at odds with what to do in terms of their investments. What sort of link building strategy should I follow? Should I invest in a private blog network? Is now the right time to start […]

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Are You Ready For Penguin 3?

22 August 2014

There has been a lot of chatter as of late regarding when the next running of Google’s Penguin algorithm will be. Tools like MozCast and Algoroo show a lot of activity over the past couple of weeks, and forum chatter and anticipation seems to be peaking at the moment. Whether or not Penguin 3 ever […]

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July 2014 SEO Update

25 July 2014

Well it’s been a while since I posted so I figure I’d get the ball rolling again. I have been really busy with personal projects and client websites, and not much really has been going on in the world of search engine optimization. Google for the most part has been pretty tame for the last […]

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