In SEO, link building never sees an end, but with some smart tactics and a dash of creativity, you can discover some great link opportunities! In this episode of Whiteboard Friday, Britney Muller kicks off a series on modern link building!
In an announcement, Bing is pushing out a new feature for its backlinks tool within Bing Webmaster Tools named "similar sites" that lets you compare your sit's backlinks to another site. In order to access this feature, you need to login to Bing Webmaster Tools, click on Backlinks and then on the "similar sites" tab. [...]
As of March 1 and on, Google will treat the nofollow link attribute as a hint, rather than a directive, for crawling and indexing purposes. Google is already treating all link attributes (sponsored, UGC and nofollow) as hints for ranking purposes. It has been doing this since it first made the original announcement in September 2019. The nofollow link attribute, which [...]
Just like the rising tides helps to lift a ship out to sea, it's similar to increased site authority. What is affected as you improve PageRank or Domain Authority? In this episode of Whiteboard Friday, Cyrus details seven SEO processes that are made easier by a strong investment in link building and growing your authority.
Barry visited the office of Jim Boykin of Internet Marketing Ninjas to chat about the early days of SEO and how things have changed over the decades. The two spoke about the early days of link building and how link building has changed over the years, as well as the changes at Jim's company, including [...]
Throughout the last 12 months, Roger Montti has been writing articles that focus on link building that are suitable for all different levels of knowledge. An important thing to note is that link building isn't just strategies and tactics. There's a lot more to it than that. There's a lot of background information that can [...]
Moz had upgraded its domain authority metric earlier this year. At the time, Search Engine Land’s Greg Sterling had a conversation with Russ Jones, the principal search scientist at Moz, about how SEOs should be utilizing the metric. Russ is still spending his time trying to reduce confusion about Domain Authority and link builders trying to sell based [...]
In accordance to Google's new treatment of the nofollow link attribute, the robots meta tag is going to be treated as a hint, Webmaster Trends Analyst Gary Illyes tweeted on September 11. https://twitter.com/methode/status/1171951127916699648?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1171951127916699648&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fsearchengineland.com%2Fmeta-robots-nofollow-gets-the-hint-treatment-too-321970 “There’s no meta robots ugc and sponsored, it won’t do anything if you add that,” Illyes also stated in his tweet. A number of SEOs question why they should [...]
You know how bad it feels to spend so much time and effort on outreach and wake up the next day to find an empty inbox. It's pretty demoralizing, and it is more common than you think. When it comes to outreach, getting those emails opened is half the battle. In this episode of Whiteboard [...]
Barry Shwartz was able to sit down with Michael King of iPullRank to discuss his experience within SEO. Michael has focused on content marketing and link building. In the following video interview, Barry asked Michael about what lead him to move from working at marketing agencies to building his very own. In the interview, the two [...]