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Forum: Search Engine Optimization 7th December 2017, 06:00 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 166
Posted By ARVolund
Re: Can Archiving/Deleting Old Comments Affect Ranking of a blog post?

Removing content can hurt your rankings but so can a slow page. Slow pages also hurt your conversion a great deal. 50% of people will give up on a page that takes more than 3 seconds to load.
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Forum: Email Marketing 5th December 2014, 08:28 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,047
Posted By ARVolund
Re: How much money in selling Leads.

Depends on the type of leads and how fresh they are. All new customers are not the same as different industries get a different amount of business from new customers. Also the newer the lead is the...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 1st December 2014, 03:23 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 9,554
Posted By ARVolund
Re: Backlink software, SEO software, back linking software, automated software, affliate software,

First off this reply makes me see a large train wreck in your future. First off it shows that you really do not have a good enough grip on proper link building to be buying software. Second just...
Forum: Conversion Rate Optimization 1st December 2014, 02:56 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,085
Posted By ARVolund
Re: How does one start learning Conversion Rate Optimization?

For some of the best info to be found on increasing conversions. (and it is free)

Dr. McGlaughlin and his group put out some seriously great information.

Discover Which Marketing Programs...
Forum: Email Marketing 1st December 2014, 02:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 856
Posted By ARVolund
Re: Emailing your old customers....

All the above is good info. The only thing I would add is that I would make the first few emails in the campaign all about giving them good content/info and hold off on the selling at first....
Forum: Social Media 25th March 2014, 06:26 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,065
Posted By ARVolund
Re: Quickest Way to Rank A Youtube video :)

This post seems to be just a copy and paste from a blog article from a few months ago.

How to Rank High On YouTube! (http://www.myfunlifeexperience.com/how-to-rank-high-on-youtube/)

The author...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 6th November 2011, 12:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,601
Posted By ARVolund
Re: Free PLR Articles - Is manually spinning (re-writing) a good idea?

Well you would have to if you want to bag any original content out of them. Chances are though a lot of the plr you have has already been spun before you got it.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 6th November 2011, 12:31 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 817
Posted By ARVolund
Re: I need help with my website, it's been up & running for about 7 months but yet I haven't made no

I do not think there is anything I can add about your site but you need to rethink the full time seo thing until you actually have enough money coming in.

Seriously the words "I quit my job" and...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 6th November 2011, 06:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 475
Posted By ARVolund
Re: Homepage backlinks network question

Why would a link in the excerpt not be a live link? It is a link, what would make it dead? The fact that you do not know this not that big a deal though anyone with a blog should have that info. The...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 6th November 2011, 02:49 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,183
Posted By ARVolund
Re: How many OBL renders a high PR page useless?

I see a lot of numbers being thrown around but has anybody done any actual testing on this or are all of you just going by your "feelings"?

I have tested this using links from my network a few...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 19th July 2011, 01:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 423
Posted By ARVolund
Re: Would changing hosting company and site redesign affect PR

Your hosting should not affect your rankings or Pr in anyway as long as yur host with a reputable company. The easiest way to make sure there is no downtime is to leave the site up at its old...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 19th July 2011, 05:21 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,415
Posted By ARVolund
Re: best automation tools for SEO?

Wrong answer.................

Have you ever really tested this for yourself?

Manual might be fine if you have one website and nothing better to do with your time but building links. Personally...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 15th July 2011, 05:29 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,096
Posted By ARVolund
Re: Google Adsense accounts being closed

Purchased traffic never really converts well. I have tested different types of traffic on a lot of different niches and ad types, it is almost always a waste of money. Even so called targeted...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 11th July 2011, 06:28 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,837
Posted By ARVolund
Re: More Smaller Sites Or less Larger Sites?

I do something similar.

Instead of starting with one may keyword though I start with a bunch of related long tails and work my way up, the main keyword would be the last one I target. If I can...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 11th July 2011, 05:47 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 3,692
Posted By ARVolund
Re: 6000 backlinks at once put me from page 1 to 3 on google

What he did was so far from black hat they are not even in the same country.



Well I prefer fast and steady myself. :D



You find out what works for you by testing. NEVER just take...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 10th July 2011, 11:47 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 636
Posted By ARVolund
Re: What is your strategy to determine if the KW is very hard to rank for ?

There is really no absolute numbers for any keyword, there are too many variables and it is different for every person and will change as your knowledge grows. I can rank for keywords now that I...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 10th July 2011, 11:34 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 636
Posted By ARVolund
Re: What is your strategy to determine if the KW is very hard to rank for ?

No. The only competition that matters is what is on the first page. None of those other numbers really mean a thing. While there are a lot of tools that can quickly give you a ballpark idea of...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 10th July 2011, 06:54 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 3,692
Posted By ARVolund
Re: 6000 backlinks at once put me from page 1 to 3 on google

I am probably one of the biggest advocates of automation you will find on this board but even I read you post and my first thought was " what the hell was he thinking"

It is not a matter of slow...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 6th July 2011, 10:34 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 554
Posted By ARVolund
Re: How can i determine the value of a website?

That 10 times earning thing is only a very rough place to start. I just sold one of my amazon sites making 20-50 bucks a month for $700 yesterday. A few nice pr pages and some good content goes a...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 6th July 2011, 10:20 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,126
Posted By ARVolund
Re: 1st page and Unique Visitors

And that is exactly why you are not getting any traffic.

Always use the exact search terms when deciding whether a key word is worth going after or not.

What you need to do now is find...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 22nd June 2011, 12:20 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 819
Posted By ARVolund
Re: Hours spent on Backlinking

Google has no way of knowing how your backlinks were created. Now do you want to do a huge xrumer or scrapebox blast to your brand new website? NO.... There are however ways to automate the process...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 21st June 2011, 01:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 547
Posted By ARVolund
Re: Google keyword tool

Brackets are the exact results and without are the broad. Ignore the broad as it will lead you down the path to pain and suffering (or ranking #1 in Google and not having any clicks).
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 21st June 2011, 01:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 616
Posted By ARVolund
Re: Comment Backlinking

If you use two different keywords and two different url's you are ok. I would take a good look at the comments being approved on each blog though as a moderated blog will most likely see a comment as...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 19th June 2011, 09:23 AM
Replies: 166
Views: 7,264
Posted By ARVolund
Re: I am SO frustrated anymore I could just scream!

Stop chasing butterflies.......

Stop paying monthly payments on any tools until you are making a profit. While some of them will help you be more productive you do not need them. There are a lot...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 19th June 2011, 08:50 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,000
Posted By ARVolund
Re: WP Pages Got SPAMMED, HACKED, and...

Are your database tables using the default wp_ prefix?

If so you should change it to a random string of numbers & letters.

If your site has been broken into once already in addition to your...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 19th June 2011, 01:52 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 608
Posted By ARVolund
Re: I really need help!!! Please!!

First off as a general rule purchased traffic does not convert.

Second is a question. How did you choose those two sites? Did you do any keyword research?

Third, I agree on the alexa site....
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 18th June 2011, 03:05 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,988
Posted By ARVolund
Re: What is inbound and outbound links?

There is nothing inherently wrong with having outbound links on your site. Now you do want to keep it down to a reasonable number so your pages do not look like spam pages but having a few is not...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 16th June 2011, 04:44 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,226
Posted By ARVolund
Re: How to leave no footprint

I have pretty good luck with webhostinplex and testing out ideastack now with decent results so far.

Stay away from seo-host and ccclassiphosting as both of their support more than sucks and...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 16th June 2011, 03:57 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 2,751
Posted By ARVolund
Re: Customer drops SEO service...how to undo the links I created?

Because they are not the same thing, not even close.

The OP was paid to build links with the expectation that they would be permanent (or as close as one can get). It is made very clear when you...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 15th June 2011, 10:30 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 751
Posted By ARVolund
Re: Do you know if you can get a domain name that includes multiple e-mail addresses included?

Have you already purchased your domain? If not I personally would go with namecheap instead. I have been moving most of my domains from godaddy for the last year because their interface just plain...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 15th June 2011, 10:15 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 960
Posted By ARVolund
Re: SEO PowerSuite

I have to agree that spyglass and ranktracker are useful. I own the whole suite but those are the only two programs I use on a regular basis.

If your site has less than 1k links I would just go...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 14th June 2011, 01:18 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 455
Posted By ARVolund
Re: How to increase traffic from yahoo ?

You are never going to get as much traffic from Yahoo/Bing that you get from Google unless they manage to grab a lot more market share back from Google. Now it does seem niche dependent as some...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 10th June 2011, 04:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 429
Posted By ARVolund
Re: Backlinking

Well as I and others have said it is really not going to do you any good. Getting thousands of links from one website is not going to help you any.

If it was that easy then nobody would be trying...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 8th June 2011, 08:17 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 844
Posted By ARVolund
Re: Market Samurai SEO Comp question

Well it does not seem out of reach but it does seem like a lot of work for only 860 searches a month.

If there does not seem to be much add competition you might try getting the domain and...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 24th May 2011, 09:27 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 373
Posted By ARVolund
Re: Privacy Policy

Also if you are using adsense you should have one as well. As noted if you are using WP then there is a plugin that makes a google friendly privacy page.
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 20th May 2011, 01:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 697
Posted By ARVolund
Re: Is linkbuilding in terms of buying forum profiles dead?

Well you should never rely on any one type of backlink and forum profiles while still useful do seem to have been somewhat depreciated.

Are you just adding in your links to the profiles or are...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 15th May 2011, 01:48 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,604
Posted By ARVolund
Re: Best way to index Backlink on Google quickly ?

Personally I have not found pinging to be that effective. As some have mentioned social bookmarking works pretty well. Automate the process and bookmark each link at least three different times and...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 7th July 2010, 02:35 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,583
Posted By ARVolund
Re: What is Google caffeine?

Seriously dude it has been up and running for quite awhile now. Odd that someone in the SEO business would not know that.

Richard
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 7th July 2010, 05:20 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,779
Posted By ARVolund
Re: Hyphen or not hyphen?

From a strictly search engine standpoint it does not matter. You can rank with one as easy as the other. If you plan on getting all your traffic from searches go for the hyphens if you want.
...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 5th July 2010, 09:45 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,058
Posted By ARVolund
Re: HELP. How does a newbie tell the difference between a good WSO and a not so good one?

Honestly you should put your money back in your wallet and keep it there for awhile. The biggest mistake beginners make is spending too much money on systems.

Lets assume that all the WSO's you...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 4th July 2010, 04:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 739
Posted By ARVolund
Re: How to get the best results link building?

This is exactly correct. I do 80/20 but really that is a number I went with and it seem to work for me.

For each term you want to rank for build a page optimized for that term. If you have five...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 3rd July 2010, 01:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,935
Posted By ARVolund
Re: What percentage of traffic for Google #1 spot

While the 50% is not a bad guideline it can vary quite a bit depending on the keyword. You need to do an actual search for the keyword in question and take a look at the sites in the top five.
...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 3rd July 2010, 01:30 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 4,288
Posted By ARVolund
Re: Link Building Automatic or Manual? Whats your Option?

Possibly but I took a couple of little niche sites and built links to the from pages that I seriously doubt anybody linked to. Bookmarked the links a few times to make sure they were indexed an...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 3rd July 2010, 01:14 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 4,288
Posted By ARVolund
Re: Link Building Automatic or Manual? Whats your Option?

I appreciate the well thought out reply.

I agree on auto generated content. The content itself is something I outsource rather than automate. While it would be nice if I could figure out a way...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 3rd July 2010, 07:17 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 4,288
Posted By ARVolund
Re: Link Building Automatic or Manual? Whats your Option?

While that is the case I think it is more than that.

Even a site with all the links coming from pages that have not grown in pr is showing better results after the links have been there awhile....
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 28th June 2010, 04:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 530
Posted By ARVolund
Re: Anchor text variation?

You should have separate page for each key phrase you are targeting. All the links going to that particular page should have that keyword or phrase in the anchor text. There is no reason to send...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 27th June 2010, 05:40 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 4,288
Posted By ARVolund
Re: Link Building Automatic or Manual? Whats your Option?

Is there a number of links that your could drop on a site and trigger a manual review that causes a problem with your site? I am sure there is but that number is way above the kind of numbers we are...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 25th June 2010, 08:32 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 4,288
Posted By ARVolund
Re: Link Building Automatic or Manual? Whats your Option?

The question is not really automated vs manual but Quality vs crap......

Your example really has nothing to with automation itself.

If you want to submit quality well written articles to 15...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 22nd June 2010, 10:35 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,562
Posted By ARVolund
Re: 100 Backlinks/Month Safe? (SEOLinkVine?)

One more time.....

There is no spoon........

Seriously dude 100 backlinks a month?? Google is not even going to notice 100 links a day. The worst that is going to happen is they will ignore...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 12th May 2010, 05:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,731
Posted By ARVolund
Re: Paypal business account and clients paying with card without registering with Paypal

If they do not have or have never opened up a paypal account it goes fairly smoothly. However if in the past they have used the particular cc or email address with a paypal account even if it was...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 21st March 2010, 04:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 469
Posted By ARVolund
Found another cool little tool

If you are wanting to check out the ip diversity of your backlinks or sites you are thinking about using for backlinks you can plug them into the box and you will get a list back with all the ips and...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 14th March 2010, 10:44 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 480
Posted By ARVolund
Free Blog Testing Tool (indexed etc?)

I ran across this the other day and with all the threads asking how to tell if my site is indexed I thought someone might find it handy. It gives a quick check on your blog and tells you how many of...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 28th February 2010, 08:02 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 1,853
Posted By ARVolund
Re: Rant... The Three "S'": School, Socialism and ...

It is not really a matter of taking advantage of tax-payer supported schools. You have to pay for them whether you use them or not as your school taxes are not something you can opt out of if you...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 23rd February 2010, 05:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 595
Posted By ARVolund
Re: Pricey hosting question

As a general rule I say your hosting is the last thing you should scrimp on when it comes to quality. Uptime etc are what you need to build any kind of online business so my thought is better quality...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 15th February 2010, 07:15 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 679
Posted By ARVolund
Re: i want to be a hosting reseller

Going up against all the large hosting companies would be fairly futile so you have the right idea of marketing to your existing clients, that is what I do. This will allow you to keep some of the...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 13th February 2010, 03:59 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,145
Posted By ARVolund
Re: Keyword research is not yielding many golden nuggets. Help!

For me the total number of competition and how many 0 pr pages in the top 10 do not really matter.

What I look at to determine if it is something that I want to try is the sites at 8-10 on the...
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