Earning Links vs. Building Links


Earning Links Create great content Two of the earliest “viral videos” I can remember were the “Numa Numa” kid singing and dancing at his desk and the “Star Wars kid” who filmed himself jumping around and reenacting a desperate light saber duel with an invisible opponent. Each video had millions upon millions of views, yet […] Content Collective, June 24, 2013

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In our continuing efforts to bring you the best from around the Web, this week sees a post that delves a little further into authorship, one that scratches a technical itch for those who are ready to take their business international, and some hard, numbers-based testing on an otherwise creative endeavor. TJ Welsh Recommends: Google […]

What Fishing Taught Me About Online Marketing

Photo of spotted rainbow trout swimming in stream

There I was standing just off the bank of a beautiful little mountain stream tucked away in the bottom of a small quiet canyon. The water was gurgling happily underneath me as I drew back my rod ready to make my  perfect cast that was going to land me that little brown trout I could […]

5 Reasons Your Small Business Should Be Using Quora

5 Reasons Your Small Business Should Be Using Quora.fw

If you’re looking for a platform that will help broaden your online visibility, Quora is a great place to invest some time. Quora is a Q&A community that’s highly underrated and underused in my opinion. This platform is all about building your authority on a specific topic and building relationships by answering questions with people […]

5 Ways SEOs say “I Love You”

5 Ways SEOs Say I Love You

Valentine’s Day is the most dissenting holiday of all time. Marketers tend to love it, jewelers and those who sell chocolate or flowers love it more. Some single people hate it, some are indifferent, and others find it a time to show love for their family and friends. Same goes for happily married people. Regardless of how you feel about […]

How To Take A Street Sweeper To Your Backlink Portfolio

How To Take A Street Sweeper To Your Backlink Portfolio

Link pruning is a lot like the business of “street sweeping”. If broken bottles and overflowing garbage cans are making it difficult to navigate the city, it’s time to send out the sweeper to remove the waste. If your website has been impacted by “garbage” links, you may need to take a street sweeper to […]

Anchor Text Isn’t Dead, But It’s On A Feeding Tube

anchor text isn't dead but it's on a feeding tube

Haven’t you heard? SEO is dead, and so is anchor text! Regular online marketing panic memes aside, these statements couldn’t be more wrong on the facts: SEO is more alive than ever. And anchor text isn’t dead… but it’s definitely on a feeding tube. Let’s go back to the reason that all these Chickens Little’s started alerting us that […]