Search Engine Marketing Blog

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WordPress spam comments & ways to fight them

SEO WordPress spam comments & ways to fight them Alex Zagoumenov I love WordPress. I’ve built sites using wordpress and I do a lot of SEO work for clients based on WordPress websites. I’ve been getting regular questions about WordPress spam comments. So, I decided...

On-page SEO Guide

SEO On-page SEO Guide Alex Zagoumenov This is a practical on-page SEO guide. Here I’m talking about key on-page elements that contribute to page relevance for specific keywords. What makes it unique is the fact that I’m using real life examples of the site in the...

Setting Linkedin Company Page for Clients

SOCIAL MEDIA PROCESS Setting up a Linkedin Company Page for Clients Alex Zagoumenov You offered a client to build a Linkedin Company Page. And the client agreed! However, you may realize that it’s not that straight forward to do it if you’re not your client’s employee...

Does your website create duplicate content?

SEO Does your website create duplicate content? Alex Zagoumenov Duplicate content is bad. Just like breaching copyright law or cheating at the university (plagiarizing your friend’s work). Google, in this case, the authority which will penalize your website for...

URLs for better SEO

SEO URLs for better SEO Alex Zagoumenov URL construction is one of the most frequent things being overlooked in the website design process. Way too often I see URLs that are long, not descriptive and confusing to both people and search engines. Here’s an example of...

Domain options for great SEO

SEO Domain options for great SEO Alex Zagoumenov Domain is an important part of your overall SEO efforts. Good domains tend to get higher rankings in Google and Bing. Here I want to share a few things you want to keep in mind as it relates to having a strong domain...

SEO hosting: what it is and why do it

SEO SEO hosting: what it is and why do it Alex Zagoumenov You’ve probably heard the term SEO hosting and may have wondered what hosting has to do with search engine optimization. Here’s I want to share a few thoughts on the matter to help you decide if you need to...

How to SEO your social media assets

SEO How to SEO your social media assets Alex Zagoumenov By now you probably have a number of social media profiles created such as Twitter, Facebook Page, Linkedin profile, SlideShare account, etc. Although these are not located under your domain name, it is important...

SEO friendly images on your website

SEO SEO friendly images on your website Alex Zagoumenov Earlier this week I talked about 5 reasons to SEO images on your website. In this post I’ll talk about how to ensure you have SEO friendly images on your website or blog. There’s a number of important image...

How to SEO your PDF files?

SEO How to SEO your PDF files? Alex Zagoumenov PDF stands for Portable Document Format and is an internationally accepted format for managing documents online. The chances are that if you have a website and distribute Word format documents or Power Point presentation...

One page websites SEO

SEO One page websites SEO Alex Zagoumenov A colleague, a client and a friend Jo Williams recently asked me a question about one page websites SEO, specifically “Is it bad for SEO to have single page websites?”. I wanted to share my response with you in hopes that the...

Key elements of SEO analytics

SEO Key elements of SEO analytics Alex Zagoumenov A good friend of mine has recently asked me about key website analytics areas he should pay attention to. My head started spinning as the question was tooooo general. My response was that it depends on what you want to...