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Forum: Search Engine Optimization 15th April 2014, 09:54 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 982
Posted By James-
Re: Why Won't Google Penalize My Site?

Funny how sites differ, i had a site with just 5 links ranking #1 before it tanked due to the fact linking domains were spammed themselves.
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 3rd April 2014, 10:55 AM
Replies: 35
PBN
Views: 1,421
Posted By James-
Re: PBN

Not wanting to hi-jack this thread or anything, but as it is on topic i will ask anyway.

Say you have a money site on apples, it makes sense that you want to find some expired domains with good...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 28th March 2014, 04:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 536
Posted By James-
Re: Maximum bid I should set? Expensive Keywords!!

Its easy to lose money on AdWords. If you are just starting out with it, it would be wise to learn while going after cheaper keywords and go from there.

Also, I suspect you will need 300 or so...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 27th March 2014, 09:49 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,534
Posted By James-
Re: I'm sick of throwing away money on SEO. Need Recommendations

The ones i bought were expired, i think i spent £500 or so on 6 domains. Probably over-paid for them a bit, but at the time the market was being priced on PR more than anything else.
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 27th March 2014, 09:26 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,534
Posted By James-
Re: I'm sick of throwing away money on SEO. Need Recommendations

The best way is to create your own private blog network. It always has been. I have only just started doing this myself as i thought it was too complicated.

To give you an idea of what is...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 23rd March 2014, 07:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 470
Posted By James-
Re: 49k exact match domain - should I keep it?

It's like $10 to renew a domain, such a little amount, just do it and decide its fate later.
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 23rd March 2014, 07:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 918
Posted By James-
Re: Backlinks Form Penalted Sites? Will Those Hurt My New Site?

I can confirm to you that if you 301 the entire site the penalty will get passed on.

If you create a single link from it to your new site though, I'm not so sure if this will do harm, good, or...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 15th March 2014, 05:14 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 721
Posted By James-
Re: Please Advise on Private Blog Network

$10 a year!? - Where do you find these? What companies offer such a deal?
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 15th March 2014, 04:42 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 721
Posted By James-
Please Advise on Private Blog Network

Hey guys,

OK, so I currently have 6 domains that I have bought to help me start a private blog network. I have done my research with the domains bought, and know they are legit.

From what I...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 6th October 2013, 07:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 317
Posted By James-
Re: How Do I Redirect to a new domain for this...

Managed to resolve this myself in the end. For anyone else interested here is the code:

RewriteEngine on

RewriteCond %{REQUEST_URI} !^/$
RewriteRule ^(.*)$ http://newdomain.com/$1 [R=301,L]
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 6th October 2013, 06:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 317
Posted By James-
How Do I Redirect to a new domain for this...

Hey guys,

I can't find the info for this anywhere! Do any of you guys understand .htaccess redirects enough to know how to fix this:

I am looking to 301 my old domain to a new domain WITHOUT...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 20th September 2013, 11:30 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,049
Posted By James-
Re: Sourcing for High PR domains through alternative sources

I am looking at getting some domains myself, i have no idea how people manage to get good deals on GoDaddy. All PR3 domains i look at go in excess of $160. Not only that, if you bid within the last...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 12th September 2013, 08:53 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 525
Posted By James-
Re: 4th September Update

I'm not convinced this update is relating to Panda. I have several other sites all exactly the same style, but covering different topics. Some are hit, some are not.

The site that was hit had...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 12th September 2013, 06:53 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 525
Posted By James-
4th September Update

Google Search Update May Be Underway : September 4, 2013 (http://www.seroundtable.com/google-update-17328.html)

Hey guys,

I haven't seen much talk about this, but my main site took a massive...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 16th August 2013, 07:05 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 579
Posted By James-
Re: 301 Redirecting from a Penalised Website

Yep, from my own personal experiences, you can 301 a tanked site to a new domain and enjoy the success for a short while before it gets tanked again. Penalties carry over!
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 10th August 2013, 06:15 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 736
Posted By James-
Re: I know the term I want to SEO - how can I make it to Google page 1??

thats quite a competitive term, it will take a lot of either money or hard work to get ranked for that phrase. Are you sure you dont want to aim for something smaller to start with?
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 8th August 2013, 02:28 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 438
Posted By James-
Re: Is This A Recurring Theme With New Sites?

Yea i've experienced this many times. Google sees lots of new links, spazzes out, site goes down to 300+ sometimes, and sometimes is completely removed from the serps (not de-indexed) then comes...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 7th August 2013, 01:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 675
Posted By James-
Re: Adwords bid strategy

You definately dont want to spend money on AdWords to send traffic to an AdSense site. You will be spending dollers and making pennies!

I suggest you learn how they both work.
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 5th August 2013, 09:40 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 635
Posted By James-
Re: My 1st Us$ 106 from adsense

If you are in India, my advice would be do some research and target keywords in the US, UK, OZ, or other countries where people are spending a lot more.

You will soon make that daily if you play...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 5th August 2013, 09:36 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 637
Posted By James-
Re: Over Optimized Anchor Text - Where is the threshold?

My view is that since none of us know where this threshold is, i tend to keep naked URLs and Brand names to be at least 50% of my links, the other 50% the keywords i want to rank for and related...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 5th August 2013, 09:28 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 561
Posted By James-
Re: Is Anyone Making Decent $$$ With Adsense?

I do well enough with AdSense (>£1k a month), the trick for me is to find a reasonly well searched for keyword i can rank top for without investing too much time/money.

These ones tend to have low...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 4th August 2013, 11:36 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,164
Posted By James-
Re: [Need help / suggestion] On micro niche adsense website ranking

Those stats you gave about your keyword give us no idea how complicated the competition is. They mean nothing.

Before you go any further i would advise you learn and understand the importance of...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 3rd August 2013, 05:50 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,985
Posted By James-
Re: The Mega Site. $10k per month

So what happens if Google decides they no longer want to rank your site for whatever reason? Oh dear! Not to mention the cost of outsourcing the SEO and 3k articles (assuming they are not woeful $5...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 2nd August 2013, 03:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 395
Posted By James-
Re: How long does the adsense cookie last?

Not sure what you mean. There is no such thing as an AdSense cookie?
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 30th July 2013, 03:56 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 547
Posted By James-
Re: Please help me understand this!

He is probably beating you because of the quality of some of the links he does have. Have you looked into where his strong links are coming from? Chances are most of those links are not giving him...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 29th July 2013, 06:56 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 944
Posted By James-
Re: NEW: Highest Earning Day With Adsense in 2013?

just me, no secrets, just find the right keywords.
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 29th July 2013, 05:58 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 944
Posted By James-
Re: NEW: Highest Earning Day With Adsense in 2013?

My best day of all time is £394 (gotta love xmas traffic). This year its only been £100 so far, need to up my game!
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 29th July 2013, 12:51 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 498
Posted By James-
Re: I screwed up - how do I fix this?

if you have just created the page, it may take any time up to 3 weeks to appears in a ranked position in the SERPS. Be patients and just add more relevant content to your site linking back to the...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 28th July 2013, 02:15 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,220
Posted By James-
Re: ZERO LINK BUILDING : Is it possible to rank in Google with only Quality content?

I think Mike was implying that links can come naturally...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 28th July 2013, 01:46 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,220
Posted By James-
Re: ZERO LINK BUILDING : Is it possible to rank in Google with only Quality content?

I've built sites that make me money daily, many of which have 0 links pointing back to that domain. So yes, choose the right keywords it is possible.
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 26th July 2013, 08:09 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 329
Posted By James-
Re: Ranking category pages without categories

Be aware of Wordpress SEO plugin. Nearly everyone uses it, and it has an option to do the same thing. Saves using an additional plugin.
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 25th July 2013, 10:59 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 445
Posted By James-
Re: does adsense help

I have no idea what you are trying to say, but if you are asking if putting adsense on your site helps increase your sites rank, then no.
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 25th July 2013, 10:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 519
Posted By James-
Re: Unexpected Ad-sense Numbers

Remember that the $9 CPC you see on AdWords is what the advertiser expects to bid for the keyword. The amount you receive is 60% (or something like that i think) of what the bids go up to on the...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 25th July 2013, 09:49 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 612
Posted By James-
Re: cannot stop staring at adsense account

Haha, I am guilty of doing this. I even have times of the day where I'm like it should be more/less by now!!

All part of the fun!
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 24th July 2013, 08:44 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,140
Posted By James-
Re: Why site is ranked #1 in google.co.th but ranked #19 when searching in google.com?

it doesn't matter what is on the website.
See each different location of Google is a different search engine

what ranks well in Google US, may be very different for Google Oz etc...
if you want...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 18th July 2013, 12:28 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 811
Posted By James-
Re: My Site is Toast!

did you not get any notifications from Namecheap letting you know the domain was about to expire? Or did you forget about those too? :p
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 18th July 2013, 01:48 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,491
Posted By James-
Re: How well does social bookmarking work nowadays?

if you have changed your URL structure, make sure to do a 301 redirect from the old pages to the new ones. You should reclaim your existing rankings when doing this (or there abouts)
Forum: Ad Networks (CPM/CPL, Display) 13th July 2013, 11:46 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 18,416
Posted By James-
Re: Whats your average Adsense CTR?

my site is laid out so mobile and tablet users view it exactly the same as a desktop user would. Its a simply designed site so i dont see this as a problem. Last few days i am getting around 8-10%...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 13th July 2013, 11:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 377
Posted By James-
Re: which is the best ad i should make use of in adsense

You want to be using text and image really. This is because more ads compete to be shown on your site which results in a higher CPC for you.
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 13th July 2013, 11:31 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 668
Posted By James-
Re: SEO Links does the country matter

.co.uk links well give slightly more weight over others if all other factors are the same, so yea, if you can get them why not.

FYI, i rank a site in google UK not focusing on this at all though,...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 13th July 2013, 11:29 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,506
Posted By James-
Re: Any good proxy supplier to replace SquidProxies

Ive used proxy hub for $10 a month or so i believe it is. That gets you 10 proxies that are shared (i think). Fine for scrapebox etc though
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 13th July 2013, 11:28 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,058
Posted By James-
Re: one big site or lots of niche sites?

i had 10 niche sites all combined into 1 authority site and for some reason it got slapped on 16th December last year. Google stated there was no update, but something happened and i suffered. All...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 12th July 2013, 07:10 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 950
Posted By James-
Re: Ultimate Guide to Getting your Website or Blog Alot of Traffic

Stuffing your keywords to get around 5%. I bet your content is a lovely read! Enjoy the upcoming Google Slappage!
Forum: Ad Networks (CPM/CPL, Display) 4th July 2013, 09:07 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 18,416
Posted By James-
Re: Whats your average Adsense CTR?

Basically a self-modified version of this:
Kubrick Theme — WordPress Themes for Blogs at WordPress.com (http://theme.wordpress.com/themes/kubrick/)

Thin layout, with a large adsense...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 4th July 2013, 08:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 396
Posted By James-
Re: Conundrum of Keywords -- Broadly exacted

and that is why we are conditioned to search for exact match! :) ^^
Forum: Ad Networks (CPM/CPL, Display) 4th July 2013, 08:13 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 18,416
Posted By James-
Re: Whats your average Adsense CTR?

I averaged 15.8% for 350k+ page views over a period of a few months. The site earned me a lot.

I am now doing another site in the same niche setup exactly the same way targettign adifferent...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 19th June 2013, 11:07 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 795
Posted By James-
Re: best free software to analyse backlinks

SEO Spyglass is a common one. Open Site Explorer is also worth checking. Doesnt matter what one you end up using though, only a portion of backlinks show up.
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 19th June 2013, 11:00 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 802
Posted By James-
Re: Google Adsense "Scorecard"... My site now loading in 0.80 seconds!

I see a scorecard in AdSense as of today, but no score ratings. Are you referring to Google PageSpeed?
Forum: Warrior Special Offers 19th December 2012, 05:49 AM
Replies: 2,613
Views: 193,760
Posted By James-
Re: [STILL KILLING] Best SEO Service On The Warrior Forum? - 950+ Page 1 Rankings Delivered & Counti

Hi CaesarSEO,

I have been shot in the past with other SEO providers, they have given me good rankings and then weeks later my site would be penalized to the last page of the serps, hoping you can...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 14th December 2012, 08:55 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 398
Posted By James-
Re: What is the issue if bot has Over-Crawling rate?

Those values don't really change how much Google will crawl your site. You can set an inner page as extreme must crawl now priority but if it has no links to it and your site is crap, then Google...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 14th December 2012, 04:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 417
Posted By James-
Re: New ginormous adsense unit?

Will be trying this one out soon.

Yukon,
It's available to select as a unit, like you would select any other, just there is not an example preview of it like there are the others.

I will be...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 9th December 2012, 04:45 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,968
Posted By James-
Re: The most you made from Google Adsense Ads

This is a depressing December for me, took a big hit in April this year after the panda/penguin or whatever one it was spiked me! Haven't found my mojo since.

I did over £6k last year in December,...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 9th December 2012, 04:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 467
Posted By James-
Re: [FREE]GET MY SEO LINKBUILDING MINDSET QUESTIONS PLAN

Spot on Mike,

What is this written diahorrea OP. This thread isn't helping anyone with anything! Also, as for advising 3-5% keyword density as you put it, in this day of age when quality is more...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 5th December 2012, 10:46 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 478
Posted By James-
Re: How Much Should I Charge?

Thanks for the suggestions so far, the point i would like to emphasise is the fact that all work done will be on-page.

If he wants me to do back linking in the future, that's another story and i...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 5th December 2012, 07:02 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 478
Posted By James-
How Much Should I Charge?

Hi,

I have a potential client that has been put in my direction that is trying to optimize for some local terms that shouldn't be too difficult. I believe I can get him to where he needs to be...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 3rd December 2012, 05:38 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,205
Posted By James-
Re: Received An Unnatural Links Message On WMT - Traffic Has Significantly Dropped - EMD

I was always under the impression that the unnatural links penalty was an algorithmic one, hence the 750k all at one go way back in April? Since when did a human step in to pass this penalty on, are...
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