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Forum: Search Engine Optimization 25th February 2012, 05:03 PM
Replies: 1,032
Views: 58,265
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: Keyword Research - Frequently Asked Questions

I just spent 30 minutes reading every single post in this thread, and I'd like to save the rest of you warriors the time. While there are many different tools listed, there are only a few that...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 17th February 2010, 04:50 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,323
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: where to learn SEO?

I might recommend my own ebook (see signature) but that might appear biased, so let me recommend SEO Basics - a knol by aaron wall (http://knol.google.com/k/seo-basics#) instead. ;)
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 15th January 2010, 10:38 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 7,468
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: Visa shuts down continuity

That's a piece that I hadn't heard, but makes a lot of sense. Unfortunately, the thing they aren't saying is that you must have made all these corrections 3 to 6 months ago because you certainly...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 15th January 2010, 10:35 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 7,468
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: Forced Continuity... A Strong Arm or Just a Few Bad Apples?...

From what I've seen, MC/Visa is saying "negative option" is out, which is any forced continuity. But they are slamming any merchant account that does any sort of rebill, regardless of the copy on the...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 15th January 2010, 10:27 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 7,468
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: Visa shuts down continuity

Not true at all. They are shutting down ANY forced continuity (and even regular continuity from what I've seen), starting with the big guys. Even the offers that have Full Disclosure multiple times...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 15th January 2010, 10:25 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 7,468
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: Visa shuts down continuity

From what I've seen, this is exactly what they are doing.... a broad sweep of shutting down all continuity offers. It's a bloodbath out there and A LOT of your favorite marketers are being impacted,...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 22nd December 2009, 11:46 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 733
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: SEO Tips for Youtube Videos?

YouTube videos are generally rated by the number of views the video has had. So, improving the number of views will boost its visibility on YouTube.

One of the sneakiest (and probably black hat)...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 21st December 2009, 09:55 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 665
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: New to WordPress

...um, yes. just set up a blog on each domain separately. the trickier question would be whether you could point more than one domain to the same blog (which is also very possible using redirects).
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 18th December 2009, 06:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 595
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: Site suddenly sropped from search results

if the pages still show up in the search engine through a site:domain.com search, you're fine. just the "google dance" aka google split-testing their results. it should return to normal in a week or...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 18th December 2009, 06:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 939
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: Wordpress SEO cracks, chime in and give your input please. (Tags, Categories...)

Of course, use your best judgement when it comes to the categories. I wouldn't use redundant categories because what would you put in each one? Also, it makes good sense to have additional categories...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 18th December 2009, 04:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 939
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: Wordpress SEO cracks, chime in and give your input please. (Tags, Categories...)

You're welcome! A lot of people tend to get these confused because in a WordPress blog they act so similar. But the reality is that Categories are used in more of a structural manner, so they become...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 18th December 2009, 04:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 583
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: Do I need to improve my squeeze page?

Brandon,

Conversion rates vary by market and niche. What is good in one industry may be horrible in another, or vice versa. As long as it is converting, it is just a numbers game. More traffic =...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 18th December 2009, 03:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 939
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: Wordpress SEO cracks, chime in and give your input please. (Tags, Categories...)

The google keyword tool... go open the PDF of my book and check the section called "Categories vs Tags - the great debate" for a step-by-step guide. Google will tell you exactly which keywords to...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 18th December 2009, 03:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 778
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: What are the main rss aggregators?

Pingoat and Ping-o-matic are the two I like.
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 18th December 2009, 02:58 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 939
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: Wordpress SEO cracks, chime in and give your input please. (Tags, Categories...)

Hey Georg, didn' you read my book? Categories are for broader keywords while tags are for more post-specific keywords. Google gives the following category suggestions for the keyword "forex...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 18th December 2009, 01:51 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,335
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: Content? Google Now Admits They Will Ignore Content

I think you are misunderstanding Matt. He is saying that if you don't have any links, they won't index the entire site - only a small portion. But they still index it.

For example, I have an...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 18th December 2009, 01:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 581
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: Another 301 Redirect SEO Question -- Should I just Start Over?

Now, in regards to your concern about the 301 redirect, Matt Cutts from Google has come out and said that 301's will not hurt your rankings. That's why so many people recommend them. If you create a...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 18th December 2009, 01:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,113
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: Are high pr squidoo lens worthless?

...ummm correct me if I'm wrong, but isn't a backlink a backlink? All else being equal, having a higher pr backlink is better, of course. But having a backlink is better than not having one, right?
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 18th December 2009, 01:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 724
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: NEW WSO on SEO - Looking for Reviewers

Wow... it's good to hear the positive feedback. Glad to be of service. :)
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 17th December 2009, 02:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 546
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: Internal linkbuildling

If you have links, your blog will be ranked and indexed whether you like it or not. So, you're better off with original content.

The best way to rank for a particular keyword is to do all the...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 17th December 2009, 01:03 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 10,936
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: How do you find dofollow blogs.

Yes... you always want your keyword to be your Anchor Text for the hyperlink. Like this:

<a href="http://mywebsite.com">Your Keyword</a>

When commenting, the blog software usually takes the...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 16th December 2009, 11:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 449
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: Wordpress

Please enlighten me how a plugin that drops adsense code onto your pages could steal impressions... I've never heard of this dubious trick.
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 16th December 2009, 10:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 403
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: Question about Rankings and Google Analytics

Hey George... do you have google chrome or google desktop search on your computer? If so, they know a lot more about you than you realize (and maybe more than you want them to).

When it comes to...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 16th December 2009, 10:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 583
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: Has Google already slapped me before even indexing my pages??

I doubt you've been punished by Google so early. That said, it can take a while for it to get indexed. The bots will eventually find it. Just have patience.

If you think about it, as long as the...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 16th December 2009, 10:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 447
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: At A Crossroads....What do I do?

Yes... make the post "sticky" and all the rest of your posts will appear below it.
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 16th December 2009, 10:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 804
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: Link Cloaking - helpful or hurtful?

I use the PrettyLink plugin to cloak my links...

With the new FTC regulations, you should have a disclosure statement indicating you are receiving compensation for any affiliate links on your...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 16th December 2009, 10:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 449
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: Wordpress

check out the WhyDoWork Adsense Plugin (http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/whydowork-adsense/)
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 16th December 2009, 10:14 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,425
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: too Many backlinks in a short period of time bad ?

lol...

check out SENuke for mass automated backlinks. :)
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 16th December 2009, 10:12 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 518
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: Will doing a re-direct affect my SERP?

shouldn't hurt as long as it's a 301 redirect
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 16th December 2009, 10:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 531
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: Outgoing Links PR

stay legal... content is a lot more important than worrying about passing pagerank.

in fact, passing pagerank has very little impact on your site. it only helps other sites. the fact that you are...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 16th December 2009, 10:04 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,425
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: too Many backlinks in a short period of time bad ?

the domain is 9 years old... go to town with your backlinks.

that said... you do want to ramp up in a gradual fashion. don't just go from zero to 150k backlinks overnight - it's still unnatural....
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 16th December 2009, 09:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 491
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: What are "folders" ?

Whoever is calling them "folders" is really messing you up from the start. As Tim mentioned, they are the directories on your website.

You'd be much better off just installing a blog (I...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 16th December 2009, 09:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 502
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: Please post honest opinion about my blog

Are you just using Adsense & Amazon to make money from it? If so, you'll need a ton of content. If you are selling something, you really should make it more prominent on the page.

Frankly, I...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 16th December 2009, 04:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 489
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: New site indexing & Linkbuilding questions

I was going to respond with exactly the same answers as Pat. Good advice and the right answers to your questions.

Important note: if you are using automated software to build backlinks, you do...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 16th December 2009, 02:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 499
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: Sites Been De-Indexed :/ Is This Normal???

They call it the Google Dance, but I find it more understandable when I think of it as Google's Split-Testing.

Just keep working on your site and you will see improvements. :)
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 16th December 2009, 11:33 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,011
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: Domain Names - .net or a dash - What is best?

I would go for a .com over a .net or .org ANY DAY, even with a dash. In fact, the dash actually HELPS the search engines figure out the specific words. When it comes to organic rankings, dashes don't...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 16th December 2009, 11:27 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 500
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: what is back link?

simply put, a backlink is a hyperlink from another website that points to a page on your website.

Google counts the total number of backlinks a particular page or site has to help it figure out...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 16th December 2009, 11:13 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,643
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: Googles Algorithm Exposed - How Google Decides What Position To Rank Your Site!

This is a pretty solid list. I am sooo glad you included "Relevancy of page's content where your backlink resides" because this is, imho, one of the most important aspects of a backlink. It's why I...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 16th December 2009, 11:06 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 478
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: Quick Question about PPC advertising

PPC is a bidding game. If there truly are no other bidders, then $0.01 should do the trick to get you at the top of the list.

Just be aware that you may spark interest in that particular keyword...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 16th December 2009, 11:01 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 524
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: Strategies For Ecommerce and PPC

Landing pages are there to help you build your list. Unfortunately, Google is auto-banning PPC accounts that link directly to a landing page, so tread lightly.

When it comes to PPC for an...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 16th December 2009, 10:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 589
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: A Simple Question Regarding Backlinks

If you submit 50 articles to 50 different directories, that's 2500 backlinks (50 x 50). But the fact that they are all coming from directories may actually hurt your site if you don't have links from...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 16th December 2009, 10:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,088
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: How to correctly set up a link wheel?

I agree with Davioli... The traditional "link wheel" is too formulaic and easy for the search engines to spot. As a result, it is extremely easy to get punished for it.

The key is to use the web...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 15th December 2009, 07:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 612
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: Google Chrome

I liked it at first, but it had some serious issues with the way it rendered javascript. Apparently Google is trying to a "new" engine, which is what makes Chrome so fast. Unfortunately, on the pages...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 8th December 2009, 05:07 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 852
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: Do you guys still use directories?

DMOZ - absolutely if you can get it.

Yahoo Directory - depends on the niche

Other Directories... tread lightly, but don't rule it out.
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 8th December 2009, 05:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 724
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: NEW WSO on SEO - Looking for Reviewers

With all you guys telling me to raise the price, I think I just will. I'll probably bump the WSO a little later this week, and when I do the price will definitely be significantly higher...
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Forum: Search Engine Optimization 8th December 2009, 01:55 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,350
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: SEO Help - best way to enter keywords in meta tag?

Hey Paul... it's actually closer to 67%, which is still the Lion's share. But that means Yahoo & Bing (together they account for about 25%) still have some value. Since they DO look at the Meta...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 8th December 2009, 01:49 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,071
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: Whats Better For SERPs: Backlinks Or Articles?

There are tons of ways to get links.

Directory Submissions, Social Bookmarking, Social Networking, Forums, Articles, Blog Commenting, to name a few...

I've put together a pretty full list in my...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 8th December 2009, 11:51 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 724
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: NEW WSO on SEO - Looking for Reviewers

Well, even though I am biased and would normally recommend your purchase, I'll leave the final decision up to you.

But before you make that decision, you might check out some of the other reviews...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 5th December 2009, 06:18 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 724
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: NEW WSO on SEO - Looking for Reviewers

I keep getting additional requests for reviews. As indicated in the above post, I've sent out all the review copies that I can.

One of the reviews came back indicating there wasn't enough...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 5th December 2009, 01:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 670
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: Iframes + SEO

Yes, they pick up the text. But they index it to the page that is being pulled in. You are better of creating the content on your page if you want the SEO benefit from the content.
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 4th December 2009, 11:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 551
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: Unique content tool (Question)

I'm not sure of a free tool, but you can always check your article against CopyScape - I believe it's $5 per check. If you are submitting your article to eZineArticles, they do this pretty much right...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 4th December 2009, 06:53 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 724
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: NEW WSO on SEO - Looking for Reviewers

Well, I've sent out all the review copies...

Thanks to all of you who have expressed interest in reviewing my eBook. And a bigger thanks to those who actually posted reviews!

Of course, you...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 4th December 2009, 06:37 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 724
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: NEW WSO on SEO - Looking for Reviewers

send me a pm with your email and i'll send it to you. :)
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 4th December 2009, 06:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 724
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: NEW WSO on SEO - Looking for Reviewers

I have a couple copies left - send me a PM if still interested.

So cheap because it's a WSO. That simple. I normally sell it for $20.
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 4th December 2009, 04:15 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 724
Posted By mloveridge17
NEW WSO on SEO - Looking for Reviewers

Hey, I just posted a WSO for my new eBook on SEO and would love to get some reviews on it for momentum. I am willing to give out 5 free copies of it in exchange for your review (today). PM me where...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 4th December 2009, 04:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 639
Posted By mloveridge17
Re: squidoo pr drop

i hadn't noticed, but i don't trust the tools that display PR. Google has even gone as far as to mention that PR isn't the most important piece in their ranking algorithm.

to me, it's more...
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