Search Engine Optimization

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    Which domain would you choose

    bowbell in SEO

    Which domain name would you choose for an Adsense site. Keyphraseguide.org or guidetoKeyphrase.com Both are currently available

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    If we already have phrase match keywords, why use exact?

    Estrella in SEO

    Hi PPC experts, Let's say we have a phrase match "blue widget". That means that when someone types in "blue widget", our ad will show up. So why would/should we ... [read more]

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    Should You Use City Names in Ad Copy?

    sunseven in SEO

    I'm running the campaign for a local business that has 2 locations and most customers come from within a 20 mile radius. I've set geo-targeting to the full state of ... [read more]

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    On Page HTML affects on Web2 page seo?

    Paul Davidson in SEO

    Hello guys, As usual when i need some advise from experienced seo guys, i call in here, and all is revealed. I have been playing with getting my web2 pages ... [read more]

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    Do low impression keywords negatively affect your entire campaign?

    sunseven in SEO

    I've been running a campaign for the last 3 weeks with about 5,000 keywords and of course only a handful of them are driving traffic. Most of the other keywords ... [read more]

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    Dashes In Domain?

    Sumit Menon in SEO

    Hey, I'm registering a new domain. This is, actually, the second domain I'm registering after the one for my blog. So, I wanna know if I should put dashes in ... [read more]

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    RSS Directories

    bigcat1967 in SEO

    What are some good examples of RSS directories?

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    Wordpress Dupe Content Question

    jsherloc in SEO

    Ok, I just want to make sure that this is normal. When I was checking on some of my new sites recently to see if they were indexed yet (site:www.mysite.com), ... [read more]

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    Keyword optimization- Is it important?

    Sylviane in SEO

    Keyword optimization might not be something you want to do, because it can be a hassle to go through it. However, it is something you will eventually have to come ... [read more]

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    Backlink Relevancy - Interesting Perspective

    4morereferrals in SEO

    Another viewpoint from SEOMoz Rand Fishkin discusses his experience with relevant vs. non relevant links SEOmoz | Whiteboard Friday - Link Quality vs. Quantity Read, and fire at will ... ... [read more]

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    What Is DoFollow? What Is NoFollow? All Answered Here

    Karan Goel in SEO

    If you’ve been doing any kind of reading about link building, then you’ve probably seen people mentioning “nofollow” and “dofollow” links. These are very important terms to understand when you ... [read more]

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    Duplicate Content - my blonde question of the day....

    jennyuk in SEO

    Hi everyone. If someone has time - would you be able to explain this to me S-I-M-P-L-Y ...I am blonde It's all to do with Duplicate Content. If I get ... [read more]

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    HELP! Do search engines break up phrases?

    Lunar in SEO

    This is a question for the SEO pros... When someone types in a keyword phrase, does the search engine try to match it with pages that have that exact word ... [read more]

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    Mass Backlink Analyzer?

    ethan97 in SEO

    Is there anything out there you can use (software or script) that can check and analyze backlinks for multiple sites, even if it runs slowly in the background? Something like ... [read more]

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    1 or 2 Links in profile? - Angela's Links

    jimmy506 in SEO

    It's suggested to leave no more than 2 backlinks. But, I was wondering if it might be better to only have 1 Any thoughts on this? Does 1 have more ... [read more]

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    No Clicks? Adwords and MSN Adcenter

    FTCNick in SEO

    I hope someone can shed some light on this problem. I am bidding on about 5 different compains, and with either of these ppc networks, I can't get any clicks ... [read more]

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    How Long Before I get credit for backlinks

    sandysandiego in SEO

    We all know how important backlinks can be to push your webpages on SERP. Now let's say i've submitted articles to many article directories and also submitted a few to ... [read more]

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    Should I Join Ezine Article Premium?

    zeroacid in SEO

    Hi, I am currently planning ahead to send articles to those popular article sites; however, I know Ezine takes more than one or two weeks to approve the articles we ... [read more]

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    PPC Keyword Generator

    FTCNick in SEO

    Anyone know a good PPC Keyword Generator for windows? To be used with Adwords, Yahoo Search Marking, and Microsoft Adcenter. Any input would be appreciated. Thanks, Nick

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    wordpress.com or my own wordpress site- which is best for seo?

    Nikhil V Nair in SEO

    Hi friends, I would like to rank for some long tail keywords that are very related.I am little bit confused.Should I register a new domain name and install wordpress or ... [read more]

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    How to get Blog Comments Indexed by Google?

    mrtrance in SEO

    What do you guys do to get your blog comments (for backlink purpose) get indexed quickly by Google? Do you ping the site after you leave your comment, socialbookmark, or ... [read more]

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    Has the economy hurt your Adsense income?

    carlos123 in SEO

    People here seem real skitterish about discussing their average earnings across all sites (as asked in my last poll)....have no clue why that is...but I figured it might be less ... [read more]

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    Stupid question about backlinks

    vagabondette in SEO

    I'm still working on figuring out this whole backlink thing and I have what may be a dumb question. From reading all about Angela and Paul's links it seems pretty ... [read more]

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    Sidewiki and NoIndex

    Dan C. Rinnert in SEO

    What happens with Sidewiki and pages you've tagged with "noindex" so they don't get indexed by Google? Can someone still leave a Sidewiki comment on that page? If so, will ... [read more]

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    Default 4 links on same page pointing to one site . Is it a good idea?

    dizen in SEO

    Is it a good idea to put 4 links with different anchor on same page, all pointing to same site? Will Google see it as scammy or disregard all the ... [read more]

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    Article Submission Service

    john3 in SEO

    Can anyone recommend an affordable article submission service which submits to only the top high PR article directories instead of submitting to 100's of low PR directories? John

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    What's your biggest frustration with PPC?

    valuefundingpro in SEO

    Finding keywords, managing a campaign, spending too much, getting "slapped".... you name it, let me know.. -Vince Marketing coach, funding provider

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    Google up, Bing down

    paulgl in SEO

    According to statcounter StatCounter Global Stats - Browser, OS, Search Engine including Mobile Market Share Latest search data globally shows bing search at 3.25% of total, down from a measly ... [read more]

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    Link Building Strategy

    bigcat1967 in SEO

    Here is my current Link Building strategy - I wanna see if you guys like it: 1) I have 20 Web 2.0 properties linked to my landing page. 2) I ... [read more]

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    Can you make $100 out of $50?

    zsolt in SEO

    Hi, I am with Hostgator and they give a $50 adwords voucher for their clients. Since I want to learn PPC anyway I think I might just take advantage of ... [read more]

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    Can I Pause New Adwords Ad groups before they get approved?

    Tristan Bull in SEO

    Hey Guys, Just a quick question. I'm setting up a bunch of new adgroups for a new site of mine but the site isn't ready to send traffic to yet ... [read more]

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    Does domain age pass with a 301 redirect?

    Christian Fox in SEO

    I am helping a local company redesign their website. They would like to change their domain and redirect to a better keyword loaded domain. The old domain is over 10 ... [read more]

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    Google suddenly slaps all new campaigns

    Fors in SEO

    Hey, I have been using wordpress direct to create landing pages for a while now and it's been working very well. Usually I get 7/10 QS on most of my ... [read more]

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    SOC vs. 1st page google rank

    chestmary in SEO

    Of the two, who can tell me which method works better, the competiveness of the first page in google as determined by the page rank or Strength of Competition as ... [read more]

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    How to get backlinks from articles show up in Yahoo Explorer?

    mrtrance in SEO

    How do I get the links to count or show up in Yahoo Explorer when the actual article url is indexed in Google? I have many Articlesbase articles that are ... [read more]

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    Is it a must to have backlinks at the following high PR/Web 2.0 sites?

    Liam Hamer in SEO

    My main niche site has been up 6-7 weeks now, I've made sure the SEO is good onpage and offpage(Socialbot, Angela and Pauls packets etc) but I was just thinking ... [read more]

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    All-in-one SEO question

    SiddFisher in SEO

    I'm having some trouble understanding the plugin. I was editing the sample page provided by wordpress and after I completed the whole page, I scrolled down to see a section ... [read more]

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    some questions about backlinks ?

    mina2020 in SEO

    Hi can i get more than one backlink from one site ? for example : 2 articles in a directory with links to my blog as a resource, Will be ... [read more]

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    One Visitor Clicked On 5 Adsense Ads In a Row - Caused for Concern?

    Seekness in SEO

    *edit title- cause, not caused. I just noticed that one of my sites with Adsense got 5 straight clicks from the same visitor. It all happened on the same one ... [read more]

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    What is the best permalink structure for a blog?

    ProEFI in SEO

    What's the best permalink structure for a blog? Also, is there any issues (SEO linking?) with changing it? Thanks

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    Adsense Question

    tntrader in SEO

    I was unfortunately one of the 1,000's that was recently banned from Adsense. I had been a publisher for over 3 years and haven't every violated any policy. Anyway, that ... [read more]

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    Anyone willing to provide some specific adsense advice?

    yankees1976 in SEO

    I've had some really up and down results with adsense. Ive tweaked and tested a bunch, and every time I feel like Im on a good path with a good ... [read more]

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    Pinging Links

    kflanagan28 in SEO

    What is the best way to ping links that you have gotten but Google hasn't indexed them. I have a few different ways that include bookmark campaigns + my own ... [read more]

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    What is more important? Competition numbers or PR?

    carlos123 in SEO

    I know both should be weighed but between the two which is more important? The reason I am asking is that I have settled on a strategy to help me ... [read more]

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    How Do i Build Backlinks to my site that Currently Rankes on Page 2 of Google?

    blackhawk in SEO

    My site currently ranks on page 2, 3, 58 and 87 of google for different keywords. How do i move the site on page 2 to page 1. I currently ... [read more]

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    Whats the first thing you do?

    schnisz in SEO

    Say you have a brand new site ready to ago, assuming your on page seo is done correctly, whats the first thing you do in terms of getting it indexed, ... [read more]

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    SEO question - link structure

    Seekness in SEO

    Let's say you had a domain blueskittles.com, and wanted to rank for the term "sour blue skittles". Which link structure would be better? blueskittles.com/sour-blue-skittles/ or blueskittles.com/sour/ I'm wondering if the ... [read more]

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    Google *LOVES* Forums

    Jesus Perez in SEO

    I just did a search for drupal membership site on Google. Check out the results below: They're still showed ten results, but Drupal.org and DigitalPoint.com literally OWN EVERYTHING above the ... [read more]

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    Does No-Follow .edu link will be counted ?

    sunny_popali in SEO

    Recently I found couple of edu links where I was planning to put my website links but most of them seems to be no-follow. I was in two mind if ... [read more]

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    Google Boss Talks About How They Manage Search

    warfore in SEO

    This is a pretty informative interview with the guy at Google who is in charge of search. He says that only a few engineers at Google truly understand search. Interesting ... [read more]

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    Msn Coupons for joining??

    rachelle123 in SEO

    Does anyone know where I can get a msn coupon for the advertising unit? I am from canada... can't find any?? thanks, kim

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    methods avoiding seo

    addison2015 in SEO

    As a webmaster, there is no excuse such as "don't know". There are thing that we should avoided in SEO, i was referring to a word "spamming" and i believe, ... [read more]

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    Think you are an SEO pro? POP Quiz

    Brad Gosse in SEO

    Found on another forum. www.domain.com/fruit/apple/apple.html or www.domain.com/fruit/apple.html or www.domain.com/fruit-apple.html what is the best for structure for SEO out of the 3 links above? your focus is apple with fruit being ... [read more]

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    Google Slap or Google Dance?

    SarahCohen2010 in SEO

    My latest site is about 2 months old now, it started off doing well: - number 3 in the serps for its domain name ( i am not targeting this) ... [read more]

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    How much time for linkvana links to be effective?

    anwar001 in SEO

    I am thinking of using services like linkvana or uniquearticlewizard. I want to know how much time will it take for the links that I gain from these services to ... [read more]

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    Reaquainting myself in the game- advice needed pls

    PersonalAssistantChick in SEO

    Hi there! It has been a while since I have been active in internet marketing, and now for my new job I am trying to increase searchability, seo, advertise on ... [read more]