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SEO Trends to Look Out for in 2018

Search Engine Optimization is and will always be a moving target. Each year search engines slightly change the way they work, rendering some strategies obsolete and making new strategies necessary. It's a bit like language with its constant iterative evolution. New words or phrases gain meaning and popularity, slowly becoming overused and distorted then inevitably discarded in favor [...]

By | 2017-11-29T11:12:13+00:00 November 29th, 2017|Categories: Search Engine Optimization, SEO|

SEO FAQs Answered: Tips from the MSROI Team

To be #1 on Google. Isn't that every small business owner's dream? Ranking high in Google's search results is without a doubt one of the best ways to get traffic to your website and turn those visitors into customers. That's why making sure to focus on SEO as part of your digital marketing plan is [...]

By | 2017-11-25T15:52:41+00:00 November 9th, 2017|Categories: Search Engine Optimization|

4 Scary SEO Tactics That Will Forever Haunt Your SEO

Google and other search engines are constantly tweaking their underlying code and architecture. This means that SEO strategy is a moving target, and rankings are always in flux. And in fact, common but bygone SEO strategies which took advantage of Google’s lack of sophistication can now haunt you by undermining Google’s trust of your site. [...]

By | 2017-11-25T12:06:08+00:00 October 25th, 2017|Categories: Search Engine Optimization, SEO|Tags: , , , , |

How to Conduct an SEO Content Audit

Since August, we’ve partnered with other marketing professionals to present our Master Your Marketing Webinar Series where we share actionable advice, tips, tricks and case studies designed to help you master different aspect of the digital marketing universe. Last month, SpyFu President and Founder Mike Roberts shared valuable lessons learned from their very own "down and [...]

By | 2017-11-20T15:13:13+00:00 October 20th, 2017|Categories: Content Marketing, Search Engine Optimization, SEO|Tags: , |

5 Steps to Build Quality Backlinks for Your Website

To be blunt, Google doesn’t want to trust your website. It takes a lot of effort to convince Google that your site is a reliable resource for anything and in the meantime they continue to hunt for site issues in increasingly complex ways. One of the strongest ways to show Google that your site is [...]

By | 2017-11-25T15:14:24+00:00 October 19th, 2017|Categories: Search Engine Optimization|

10 Stats to Prove You Need Local SEO for Your Small Business

For many local businesses, deciding which marketing or advertising channels to invest in is difficult. The decline of local publishing has fractured local audiences, rendering traditional methods much less effective. Subsequently, search engines are now the way most people seek and discover local businesses. Google and other search engines have done a good job of [...]

By | 2017-11-12T10:17:55+00:00 September 16th, 2017|Categories: Search Engine Optimization, SEO|

How Much Does Local SEO Cost?

There's a common misconception that search engine traffic (aka SEO traffic) is free.  That's primarily due to the logical comparison against search engine advertising, which is obviously not free.  With search engine advertising, you'll pay for every click on your ad.  With organic SEO traffic there is no cost for clicks to your website.  Hence [...]

By | 2017-11-12T10:17:55+00:00 September 13th, 2017|Categories: Search Engine Optimization, SEO|Tags: |

11 Common Mistakes That Sabotage Local Google Rankings

Most businesses are sabotaging their local Google rankings and the worst part is they don't even realize it... Are You Sabotaging Your Google Rankings? Go through this list like a checklist to determine if you're sabotaging your own Google rankings. We frequently complete SEO audits and nearly 100% of the businesses we review are making at least [...]

By | 2017-11-12T10:17:59+00:00 September 12th, 2017|Categories: Search Engine Optimization, SEO|Tags: , , , |

Why Keyword Research is Key to Your SEO Strategy

One of the most valuable aspects of SEO strategy is its ability to influence how a business interacts with its customers, products and marketplace. All businesses have intuitions about their business landscape but SEO forces every business to test these intuitions against the hard reality of search data. Through keyword research, you can confirm if your [...]

By | 2017-11-12T10:18:00+00:00 September 7th, 2017|Categories: Search Engine Optimization, SEO|

Answers to 4 Frequently Asked Questions About Local SEO

What is local SEO and how is it different from traditional SEO? That's one of four frequently asked questions that I'm going to answer in this article to help you determine whether local SEO is a good fit for your business and get you moving in the right direction to improve your rankings in 2017. [...]

By | 2017-11-12T10:18:00+00:00 August 16th, 2017|Categories: Search Engine Optimization, SEO|Tags: , |