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Forum: Search Engine Optimization 3rd January 2010, 04:09 PM
Replies: 645
Views: 41,031
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Re: Ask the SEO Guy Anything!

kaizen0909 - Yep, there's a shady little trick you can do, try to reclaim the listing and get the card sent to them, but with an "attn: name" on the front -- then call and say you forgot your wallet...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 24th December 2009, 05:00 AM
Replies: 645
Views: 41,031
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Re: Ask the SEO Guy Anything!

naonline - I think real time search is going to impact us in a variety of ways. First, we'll need to focus on fresh, frequently updated content (or update the site regularly). Then you'll need social...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 15th December 2009, 01:29 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,994
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Re: Some Tips for the XFactor Adsense Method

I don't remember saying this: "we should throw sites against the wall and hope that something will stick".
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 15th December 2009, 02:25 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,994
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Re: Some Tips for the XFactor Adsense Method

Yeah, it's pretty crazy. I've also got sites ranking #1 for keywords that it says "not enough data" on that get 100-120 visits per day. Some really wide variations with that data.
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 14th December 2009, 08:16 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,994
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Re: Some Tips for the XFactor Adsense Method

After I ranked it, yes. The searches are a bit higher (20-30 per day), but if you factor in the AOL data that was released it's pretty close.
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 14th December 2009, 07:47 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,994
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Some Tips for the XFactor Adsense Method

I've been playing with the Xfactor method (which is incredible, by the way) for adsense sites the past few weeks and have made some really nice cash for very little work. That said -- here a few tips...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 10th December 2009, 09:52 PM
Replies: 645
Views: 41,031
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Re: Ask the SEO Guy Anything!

AshleyAA - There's no anchor text in that link.. which is why you're not seeing it. Perhaps its part of the template all those sites are using? Yeah, they'll carry some weight in Google.
...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 10th December 2009, 09:43 PM
Replies: 645
Views: 41,031
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Re: Ask the SEO Guy Anything!

I'd just reset everything up under new numbers I bought through skype. Seems to be the best option... and create subdomains for the url.
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 5th November 2009, 04:19 AM
Replies: 645
Views: 41,031
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Re: Ask the SEO Guy Anything!

2d0k - The SEs will reindex the content.. normally it takes 5-10 days, sometimes longer but normally less.

justinsane187 - I can't really make sense of those stats, can you post a screenshot?...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 5th November 2009, 04:07 AM
Replies: 645
Views: 41,031
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Re: Ask the SEO Guy Anything!

TheDebtEliminator - I've already answered this and you've asked like 3 times, did you not get the answer?

caroline42 - Write .de targeted content.. I hate to say this but, if you're having this...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 30th October 2009, 12:16 AM
Replies: 645
Views: 41,031
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Re: Ask the SEO Guy Anything!

Those aren't high quality backlinks. The rule of thumb here is "if anyone get the link for free, it's not worth much". Links given on the basis of merit are worth much more. However, if your...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 30th October 2009, 12:12 AM
Replies: 645
Views: 41,031
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Re: Ask the SEO Guy Anything!

actionplanbiz - Pagerank doesn't matter in terms of ranking, but it still has it's place in evaluation and site health analysis.

debbie88 - I've got tons of info on this on my blog:...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 29th October 2009, 11:58 PM
Replies: 645
Views: 41,031
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Re: Ask the SEO Guy Anything!

ruch1v - When I do article marketing I'm not looking for a ton of backlinks to my main site. I'm looking to actually rank the article I submitted for a query that I already rank my main site for.
...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 25th October 2009, 02:49 PM
Replies: 645
Views: 41,031
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Re: Ask the SEO Guy Anything!

Rapidgrowth - For the most part, I'd agree with the top 3. However, I can't stress enough the importance of having keywords and good targeted content on your site. Link building is a major factor...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 21st October 2009, 09:50 AM
Replies: 645
Views: 41,031
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Re: Ask the SEO Guy Anything!

TheDebtEliminator - You should be just fine, just do SEO as you normally would. However, you can't expect that one page site to rank for a bunch of terms.

pewsingh - MajesticSEO.com is my...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 21st October 2009, 09:38 AM
Replies: 645
Views: 41,031
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Re: Ask the SEO Guy Anything!

alyonafrendo - I've responded to your PM.

TheDebtEliminator - Use a 301 redirect, you'll lose between 1-10% of your incoming link strength but, should be just fine.

Dillinger - I don't...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 15th October 2009, 08:54 AM
Replies: 645
Views: 41,031
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Re: Ask the SEO Guy Anything!

LaurenceOs - I'd do an in depth competitor analysis and plan accordingly. For a site that has substantial competition you've got to plan link building and SEO into your business strategy.

St...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 14th October 2009, 03:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 847
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 14th October 2009, 02:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 847
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
An Example of How Unreliable Alexa.com Rank Is

Guys, I realize a lot of you already know this but, for those who don't, Alexa rank is a complete and utter sham. It's completely and utterly unreliable.

For example, here is a screenshot of...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 12th October 2009, 05:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 523
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Re: SEO for large ecommerce sites

This is my real forte. First of all, does the site have common templates? I generally focus on optimizing the product pages first (they rank easier and lend revenue faster), then category pages, then...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 12th October 2009, 05:26 PM
Replies: 645
Views: 41,031
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Re: Ask the SEO Guy Anything!

AJD101 - Google webmaster tools isn't always showing you the correct data. To really know where you rank, just watch your analytics and traffic.

AJD101 - I'm not exactly following you, but it...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 8th October 2009, 03:23 PM
Replies: 645
Views: 41,031
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Re: Ask the SEO Guy Anything!

dubo (http://www.warriorforum.com/members/dubo.html) - Yahoo and Bing aren't engines that you would normally focus on. Most of us just optimize for Google and rank in those 2 as a result of those...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 8th October 2009, 12:30 AM
Replies: 645
Views: 41,031
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Re: Ask the SEO Guy Anything!

pixelcrafter - SeNUKE is a nice, fun program to play with and has its uses for sure. However, it's only a small part of the overall SEO you should be doing for your sites.. and make sure to use it...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 7th October 2009, 08:37 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 19,753
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Re: Keyword Research & Implementation 101

I agree with Daniel. It's all about getting high quality, trusted, authority sites to link to you. Since Trust and Authority are calculated on a domain-wide basis, any links gained will (or should)...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 7th October 2009, 07:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 601
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Re: Recommend Offline SEO service

I might be able to help you out and at worst can recommend some reputable providers.. Send me a PM with the project details if you'd like. :)
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 7th October 2009, 02:56 PM
Replies: 645
Views: 41,031
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Re: Ask the SEO Guy Anything!

KevinWaldo - Nothing really comes to mind here except to use a tool to view the actual text on the page and what Google sees. Ensure your site is spiderable, first.

jimmy506 - The BEST way to do...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 6th October 2009, 09:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 858
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Re: No Holds, Reached Payment Threshold yet no payment from Google....:S

Start here I guess:

https://www.google.com/adsense/support/bin/request.py
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 6th October 2009, 09:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 858
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Re: No Holds, Reached Payment Threshold yet no payment from Google....:S

I'd say contact them but their email is no longer being accepted by the server...

I'd recommend going through your billing info again. That being said, I normally get my checks on the 25th of the...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 6th October 2009, 08:16 PM
Replies: 645
Views: 41,031
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Re: Ask the SEO Guy Anything!

cagliostro - The idea would be to seo every page and build links to each category page. Also make sure when a user posts an offer the page itself is seo'd decently well.

PowerWealth247 - Fill out...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 5th October 2009, 07:22 PM
Replies: 645
Views: 41,031
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Re: Ask the SEO Guy Anything!

Hey Guys, just wanted to pop in and let you know I didn't abandon this thread. I'll be back tomorrow, I'm putting the finishing touches on the ebook.

I'll get to all these questions tomorrow (and...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 2nd October 2009, 04:21 PM
Replies: 645
Views: 41,031
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Re: Ask the SEO Guy Anything!

policy - Completely possible. Build more and better backlinks, I can't say that enough.

pauljeaston - No. It just means that you'll work on strategies that build trust and authority as well.
...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 30th September 2009, 06:29 PM
Replies: 645
Views: 41,031
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Re: Ask the SEO Guy Anything!

DripDrop - Opt for a natural link profile whenever possible. Sometimes a legitimately good site acquires a ton of backlinks very rapidly... so no, no penalty, unless they're extremely spammy, even...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 24th September 2009, 02:02 PM
Replies: 645
Views: 41,031
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Re: Ask the SEO Guy Anything!

LilBlackDress - Yeah, get the links they have, but that's what I consider "reactive SEO" and leaves you always following behind the curve and working in a "shotgun blast" type manner - instead of...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 23rd September 2009, 06:28 PM
Replies: 645
Views: 41,031
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Re: Ask the SEO Guy Anything!

These didn't factor heavily into my strategy anyway. You still need nofollow links, they're definitely part of a legitimate, natural link profile. The link building that I do for myself and my...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 23rd September 2009, 06:27 PM
Replies: 645
Views: 41,031
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Re: Ask the SEO Guy Anything!

I'm not familiar with either of these services. Read some testimonials and look at examples, that's all I can recommend.
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 23rd September 2009, 05:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 800
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Re: How do I buy a domain name so Google can not see who ownes it?

Google is a registrar, meaning even with private registration info, they can likely see what's up. Only safe way I think would be to use a family member or work location for the info.
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 23rd September 2009, 05:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 616
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Re: Is there a Google penelty for this?

If they're all on the same IP address or share registration information, then maybe. Penalty may be the wrong word though. Also, what is the real benefit of this?
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 23rd September 2009, 05:00 PM
Replies: 645
Views: 41,031
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Re: Ask the SEO Guy Anything!

Modify the site before publishing, for sure. Sorry for a short answer, but why make it confusing and harder than it is? :)
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 23rd September 2009, 09:50 AM
Replies: 645
Views: 41,031
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Re: Ask the SEO Guy Anything!

Backlinks are the only way.

Also, just an update for you all, I've been hard at work on the ebook, it's really coming along nicely. Very comprehensive and some strong stuff in there.

If...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 23rd September 2009, 06:38 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 649
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Re: How Easy/Difficult it is to overthrow a .Gov site sitting in the First page in Google?

It can be done, as long as you're not trying to beat niddk.nih.gov for the term "niddk.nih.gov" or something. You'll need to build a great amount of trust and authority.
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 23rd September 2009, 06:35 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 437
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Re: Question About Links

They're not equal. In an article you'll be able to control the context in which the link was placed (more-so than a blog comment anyway). Also, G definitely knows the difference between an article...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 23rd September 2009, 06:28 AM
Replies: 645
Views: 41,031
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Re: Ask the SEO Guy Anything!

clarissa25 - The law of diminishing returns applies here pretty quickly. Traffic? Depends on the traffic of the blog you commented on.

usenet - Nope, no difference.

barginboyrob - Efficient as...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 23rd September 2009, 06:23 AM
Replies: 645
Views: 41,031
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Re: Ask the SEO Guy Anything!

LilBlackDress - See my notes below:

1. Submit site to directories (or are they now worthless except for DMOZ?)
I'd only submit to the trusted directories, IE: DMOZ, LII, etc.
2 Submit site to...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 21st September 2009, 01:15 PM
Replies: 645
Views: 41,031
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Re: Ask the SEO Guy Anything!

Raul991 - That's not a subdomain. A subdomain would be sub.domain.com or similar. The downsides of a domain like that aren't anything but it's harder to get humans to link to you and to remember the...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 18th September 2009, 07:53 AM
Replies: 645
Views: 41,031
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Re: Ask the SEO Guy Anything!

@ raphael7 - That will work, whatever makes sense. I think you could shorten them though and not stuff so many keywords in. Something like: portablegasgrilltips.com/thermos.html would be fine.

@...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 16th September 2009, 11:51 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,551
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Re: From Number 14 to Number 4 in 7 Days - Case Study

The content was all related, but only as far as the same topic. More like health and fitness vs weight loss. The articles were spun from an original article that was unique.

@ MarkR - The site...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 16th September 2009, 03:14 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,551
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Re: From Number 14 to Number 4 in 7 Days - Case Study

seoessex - Just an email, yes. Over the years I've gotten a really really nice email template to send out. It's not recips... I don't do those. Also, in regards to DMOZ, I'm an editor... so if I get...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 16th September 2009, 03:00 PM
Replies: 645
Views: 41,031
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Re: Ask the SEO Guy Anything!

RoseannaLeaton (http://www.warriorforum.com/members/roseannaleaton.html) - As long as nothing really spammy was done you should just need a few weeks or months of age. Diversify your links a bit, be...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 15th September 2009, 01:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 698
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Re: Anyone having problems getting web 2.0 properties indexed by Big G?

First of all, "quality links" is subjective. More importantly, link wheels have lost most of their benefit. Build some real links, you know.. the ones with editorial moderation.
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 15th September 2009, 01:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 447
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Re: Is This a Reason My Site Is Not Getting Indexed?

That's not the reason you're having issues. Scan your generated page code and think long and hard about the types of backlinks you've been building.
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 15th September 2009, 01:18 PM
Replies: 645
Views: 41,031
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Re: Ask the SEO Guy Anything!

stern112 - I replied to the PM.

amerigo - Added you to MSN.
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 15th September 2009, 12:09 PM
Replies: 645
Views: 41,031
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Re: Ask the SEO Guy Anything!

I guess the only question here is "why is it that my blogspot ranks higher in a broad search rather than in a phrase search?", right?

Answer: Why does it matter? People don't use quotes to search...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 15th September 2009, 11:33 AM
Replies: 645
Views: 41,031
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Re: Ask the SEO Guy Anything!

What specifically do you want an example of? The majority of my clients are larger businesses and are held under NDA.
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 15th September 2009, 10:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 509
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Re: Adsense Revenue Sharing..?

I like this guy: WordPress › AdSense Revenue Sharing 1.2 WordPress Plugins (http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/adsense-revenue-sharing/)

Vbulletin is super easy to do this with, WP not so much.
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 15th September 2009, 10:27 AM
Replies: 645
Views: 41,031
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Re: Ask the SEO Guy Anything!

Alright guys, I'm getting somewhat inundated with requests. I'm thinking of a few things for you guys:

1. I'll do an ebook on SEO
2. I'll offering some private coaching
3. I'll open up my seo...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 15th September 2009, 09:30 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 783
Posted By LookItsMeTerryG
Re: Just Scored a New PR8 .EDU Link

Yep, true 'rliddle'. You don't have a PR8 link, you've got a Pr0 link off of a PR8 domain. However, methinks you'll benefit from the trust/authority of that root domain, as long as you use your head.
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