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Are You Advertising on Your Most Profitable Search Results Yet?

What is Visible?

The Big List of PPC Resources & Articles

Posted by Tom_C

This post needs very little introduction. I’ve scoured the web, my bookmarks and twitter (thanks guys!) for all the very best articles about PPC that I can find. I’ve broken the links down into several categories to make it easier to read. Enjoy!

Campaign Management

All those articles on how to improve your campaign, tips, tricks and campaign advice.

Credibility Experience Audit

Do you search visitors bounce?

As we approach the end of the year, and people start to wind down, it might be a good time to take stock of our web strategy beyond SEO. How can we make more of that traffic we're already getting?

Here are some things you can do to optimize your sites credibility.

1. Reduce Wait Time

Streamline your visitors experience.

How To Start Writing

"Be Remarkable"

"Write great content"

Everyone says that the secret to achieving great search rankings is to produce great content. People link to great content. So you sit down to write some great content.

....but the screen remains blank.....

.....the cursor blinks.....

Nothing.

Typing is easy. Rewriting news is easy. But putting together a unique killer post that attracts attention - that's difficult!

Headsmacking Tip #10 - Incentivize Links

Posted by randfish

A very short tip, but one that has been proving incredibly valuable to all of our clients of late.

When you think about attracting links organically, the process goes something like this:

Collecting Past Due Payments From Clients

Search Traffic Growth Profile for New Websites

There is no universal right or wrong to the overall SEO process and strategy. There are many ways to get to the end destination of ranking. This flowchart aims to show some of the stages new sites go through, and to help visualize the process of ranking.

Small Business Link Building Ideas

It's easy for the big guys.

They have big advertising budgets. They have brand awareness. Every time they twitch, some business journalist will be writing up a story.

But what if you operate a small business? You have a limited budget, you've got a pile of other things that need doing, and very little time to devote to any one aspect of your marketing strategy. How do you build links without breaking the bank?

My First SEO Conference - Guest Post by Falko Luedtke

Falko Luedtke has been a member of our online training program and community forums since the day we opened up nearly a year ago. He has done in house SEO for some fortune 500 clients and recently branched out to start his own consultancy. As a Search Engine Strategies media partner I figured it would be more beneficial to many readers of the blog to see what Falko thought of going to his first SEO related conference, rather than hearing my take on it. Without further ado, here is his review...

Worth Sharing...

Andrew Goodman offers a free 40 page guide to Google AdWords.

Dave Winer and Paul Graham published articles about how complexity and corporate thinking increase the cost of doing business and stifle innovation. Worth reading both of them.