More Panda 4.0 Findings: Syndication, User Engagement, Indexation & Keyword Hoarding

Google's Panda 4.0 was a major algorithm update. There were many examples of websites recovering, as well as many examples of sites getting crushed. Here are some SEO findings based on an analysis of 41 websites impacted by Panda 4.0.

Jon Rognerud: The 6 Most Common Online Marketing Mistakes Small Business Owners Make

The top 6 definitive online marketing challenges that business owners are facing -- are all in relation to the "lack of decision." With this post, the solution is to get rid of "paralysis by analysis" by offering actionable steps to begin marketing NOW.

A Recipe for a Tasty Semantic Search & SEO Salad

Stop trying to salt your content and meta data with keywords, thinking that's all you need to get to the top of search engines. And that doesn't mean just concentrating on synonyms, either. Instead, focus on conveying the concept of your pages.

Backlinks = Rankings, Rankings = Traffic – Deal With It

Cheap, easy, automated link spamming is no longer an option for those in it for the long haul. Editorial link building is alive and well and more powerful than ever before. Links still matter a lot and they will continue to matter for many years.

Two Links, Different Anchor Text, Same URL: Does it Matter to Google?

In his latest Webmaster Help video, Google's Distinguished Engineer Matt Cutts discusses what happens to the flow of PageRank when Google crawls a page and finds two links on a page pointing to the same target, but each uses unique anchor text.