Quintessential Seattle Places to Visit During #MozCon 2014

Posted by EricaMcGillivray

We're gearing up for all of you to land in Seattle for 
MozCon! It's just around the corner, July 14-16th, and as we do every year, we want to make sure you have a great time and get a chance to explore our city. (Or to just find a tasty place for dinner after a long day of learning.)

Webinar this Wednesday – How agencies can get the most from Majestic

Are you an agency who wants to know more about how you can get the most from Majestic data? Then you’ll be pleased to know that we have joined up with PageOnePower to host a webinar for everyone interested in supercharging their link building efforts. The webinar will take place Wednesday, 25th June at 10:00am PDT […]

What Can Mid-Century Design Teach You About User Experience?

Posted by mariahayhow

Verner Panton, a design revolutionary, once said, "You sit more comfortably on colours you like." A statement that seems to disregard logic, and focus strictly on the intangible relationships which dictate preferences.

So what does this statement say about design, and more importantly, how can YOU apply this to your online marketing strategies?

How to Avoid Link Penalties in the First Place

Here is my Presentation from SMX Paris. It’s not about targeting webpages or web sites. Rather it’s about targeting influential individuals… the WRITERS of those great web pages and websites. This presentation looks at the difference between building an Empire and building a link network. The latter will get you banned from Google.   I […]

Tips and Tactics for Amplifying Your Content - Whiteboard Friday

Posted by ben-lloyd

To make the most of your content, you need to make sure you're integrating correctly with social media, using the most effective tools at your disposal, and most importantly, continuing to pay attention to it long after you launch it. In today's Whiteboard Friday, Ben Lloyd and Brian Rauschenbach tell you about the various tools and tactics that can maximize the reach of your hard work. 

For reference, here's a still of this week's whiteboard!

Gabriel Shaoolian: Search Engine Optimization Is Ever-Changing: 2014 SEO Trends You Need to Know

It is important to keep up with the latest trends in the space so that your business doesn't find itself on the wrong side of a Google manual penalty that keeps you from showing up in Google's organic results.

Backlink Profile Monitoring

Are you monitoring your backlink profile? It is no secret Google have become very aggressive when it comes to links and link building strategies: highly optimized anchor text links have suddenly become toxic as they are unnatural. So perhaps branding is the way to go and people are thinking twice before placing questionable links on […]

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Allie Gray Freeland: 6 SEO and Social Secrets Every Entrepreneur Must Know and Why

Why should entrepreneurs and business owners care about integrating search and social into a marketing plan? They can't afford not to. Let the statistics speak for themselves.

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