Register Blogs Advertise with usHelp Desk Today's Posts Search

Showing results 1 to 56 of 143
Search took 0.20 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: tritrain
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 17th April 2018, 06:24 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 636
Posted By tritrain
Re: How to become a content writing expert ?

Unless you are an exceptional writer and rather prolific you will probably not make more than $6 or $7 per 500+ word article, and that's on the high side.

But, if you insist, you can become adept...
Forum: Internet Marketing Product Reviews & Ratings 31st March 2018, 08:58 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 247
Posted By tritrain
Re: Malware Site redirection

Move your sites to a better host. If you are on a shared IP it is possible that you're in a bad "neighborhood".

After you move to a different host, request that your site be relisted as free of...
Forum: Beginners Area 30th March 2018, 06:31 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 193
Posted By tritrain
Re: Where to get images

I really like unsplash.com (http://unsplash.com), which is free to use commercially, etc. Amateur and pro photographers submit high quality images for anyone to use.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 3rd March 2018, 08:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 137
Posted By tritrain
Re: Monetizing Funny Content

You can easily include affiliate links to Think Geek, which has a lot of funny products. Check them out. http://thinkgeek.com
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 28th February 2018, 09:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 129
Posted By tritrain
Re: Are there any benefits to tracking rankings of all the top 100 Google competitors for my keyword

It's always worth looking at one's competitors. It's tough to gauge ones self otherwise. Your competitors may have left certain keyword combinations open, which you could focus on taking. But...
Forum: Beginners Area 23rd February 2018, 09:28 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 446
Posted By tritrain
Re: Free Traffic Strategies Question

Once you have found where your audience tends to hangout then it's a matter of reaching out to them (email, social media, forum, blog posts). You have to then convince them that what you're saying...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 22nd February 2018, 09:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 189
Posted By tritrain
Re: Why Search Engine is Not reading my website Meta Tags?

It would be helpful if you provided the URL so people can take a look. Are you using a platform such as Wordpress?
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 22nd February 2018, 10:55 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 192
Posted By tritrain
Re: Website doesn''t work with 'WWW'

I suggest that you also look at your .htaccess file, as it may be set up wrong.
Forum: Beginners Area 13th February 2018, 07:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 584
Posted By tritrain
Re: Amazon Affiliate Marketing For Newbie

First, you should already have content on the internet. Likely, the content would be on your own site(s), or a site like Wordpress.com. Hopefully, you already have established visitors of that...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 7th February 2018, 04:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 261
Posted By tritrain
Re: Value of Guest Posts with High DA BUT PA of 1

DA (Domain Authority) is a 3rd party measurement from MOZ and has very little to do with how well it ranks on Google. Google has even stated that they don't measure a domain's authority.

If you...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 2nd February 2018, 11:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 408
Posted By tritrain
Re: Sitemap error: 403 forbidden

Did it work in the past? Have you recently changed anything in the robots.txt or .htaccess files? You may be blocking the Google spider from crawling your site properly, or even at all.

Log into...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 1st February 2018, 02:31 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 296
Posted By tritrain
Re: Interlinking Sites - Need Advice for Shutdown

Having them on the same IP means they will most likely have no value to your main site. If you want some benefit from their backlinks you could do a 301 redirect to your main site. It's debatable...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 1st February 2018, 12:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 262
Posted By tritrain
Re: Why in Alexa the number of "Total Sites Linking In" is getting decreased?

If you are using Google Search Console (Webmaster Tools) then you should check there. If Google doesn't show a decrease then what Alexa shows does not matter.
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 1st February 2018, 12:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 123
Posted By tritrain
Re: Hosting / SEO

There is an argument that site speed is a factor in SEO, which would partially be related to your host. However, for the most part, you have most of the control over how quickly/fast your site...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 26th January 2018, 06:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 156
Posted By tritrain
Re: Very new to SEO

I suggest reading more about SEO, before paying for backlinks, especially on a monthly basis.
PR (PageRank) is no longer publicly displayed and may not exist, not that it would matter. All other...
Forum: The Warrior Path 26th January 2018, 06:21 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,289
Posted By tritrain
Re: Beginning again

I've been there. I'm basically starting again myself. I hope you and I both make our fortunes.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 25th January 2018, 05:18 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,417
Posted By tritrain
Re: Car Niche ideas please?

NASCAR is popular. Loads of competition, I'm sure.
Forum: Beginners Area 20th January 2018, 09:41 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 337
Posted By tritrain
Re: recent local seo strategy

Don't forget https://www.bingplaces.com/ (https://www.bingplaces.com/)
It's the Bing version of Google Business. It's worth some 20-30% of potential traffic.
Forum: Beginners Area 19th January 2018, 01:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 249
Posted By tritrain
Re: I have question about Amazon Affiliate program.

Until you can afford what you want, I'd stick with the banners and text links that Amazon provides. In the meantime, you can check out all the different scripts out there. Fresh Store builder is...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 18th January 2018, 05:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 219
Posted By tritrain
Re: SEO for Cabinet Hardware Company

Make Youtube videos (how to, novel ideas with knobs, different types and colors, etc) and then write a bit about it. Maybe make them humorous. You don't need a blog. Just make a small Youtube...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 17th January 2018, 01:07 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 299
Posted By tritrain
Re: Google Search Console Index Status =0 after 7 Months

Well, just because "content" is bought off of Fiverr does not mean that it is not original. Same goes for other sites. Perhaps you mean backlinks?
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 16th January 2018, 09:30 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 84
Posted By tritrain
Re: If we want to show website in specific regions only. Should we hide it from all other area?

I prefer the one on the left.

But seriously, why not just state on the front page "Serving New York City exclusively"? Or maybe include, "in these area codes", and then have their contact info. ...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 13th January 2018, 08:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 170
Posted By tritrain
Re: Ranking drop in Google following development...

A lot of factors that may be out of your control can contribute to a change in rank. Google makes almost daily tweaks, they say, of their algorithm. Your competition may be very actively trying to...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 12th January 2018, 06:19 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,039
Posted By tritrain
Re: Establishing Affiliate Marketing For Client

You could arrange exclusive rights to sell online, or in a specific region. If they begin selling on Amazon themselves then anyone could join the affiliate program of Amazon Associates.

If they...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 11th January 2018, 04:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 96
Posted By tritrain
Re: Domain name / Website content

Nah. Keyword-rich domains have little, if any, impact on SEO these days. That's the running belief by a lot of people, including myself. Now, if you were talking pre-Panda then it would have a...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 10th January 2018, 06:55 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 239
Posted By tritrain
Re: RankBrain Alogrithm

You could take a look at https://searchengineland.com/faq-all-about-the-new-google-rankbrain-algorithm-234440 which is pretty comprehensive. I don't know any more than what is described there.
...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 10th January 2018, 06:50 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 482
Posted By tritrain
Re: Which is the best free SEO report website?

Most are free. But a few are paid, and expensive, in my opinion.

I would also add Majestic(.com), which is affordable for most people. Also, SEMRush, I didn't see mentioned (also paid).
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 10th January 2018, 06:46 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 765
Posted By tritrain
Re: Forum submission is now valuable in SEO?

It's pretty much meaningless to SEO. In addition, the links are usually nofollow. However, it can bring some traffic, which in itself may slightly boost your page "rank", as people dwell on them.
Forum: Beginners Area 8th January 2018, 08:55 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,033
Posted By tritrain
Re: How to Make Lots Of Money Forever

I was told this by an extremely wealthy man many years ago. He said there are 2 things that will make you a success.

1. Don't tell them everything you know.
2.
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 2nd January 2018, 07:43 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 105
Posted By tritrain
Re: How to recover from Google algorithm update ?

Google has been making almost daily changes during the months of November and December, according to them. It's hard to say, without knowing your situation, what may have caused the drop. It sounds...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 2nd January 2018, 07:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 181
Posted By tritrain
Re: Ranking websites with some of the newer most obscure TLDs/Domain extensions.

I don't believe that Google views non-standard TLD's unfavorably. I doubt they get any more or less special treatment. But, there are so many more .com's and .org's out there as competition that it...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 2nd January 2018, 10:55 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 320
Posted By tritrain
Re: Same Anchor Text Everywhere is Good or Bad?

I've not heard anything definitive from anyone. But I'd say something between 50-60% should be nofollow. That sounds like a lot but there are so many sites using nofollow these days that it's...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 2nd January 2018, 10:25 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 320
Posted By tritrain
Re: Same Anchor Text Everywhere is Good or Bad?

https://ahrefs.com/blog/anchor-text/
https://blog.kissmetrics.com/avoid-over-optimizing/

That's not quite what 'anchor text' means. It is important not to use the same keywords repeatedly. ...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 2nd January 2018, 09:06 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 320
Posted By tritrain
Re: Same Anchor Text Everywhere is Good or Bad?

It's not natural. You want to mix it up. Straight URL, partial and complete text, bare, and other types.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 30th December 2017, 11:35 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,969
Posted By tritrain
Re: Some Business Models Are No Longer Viable

I think what's coming down the line, which will affect most, if not all of us, is "voice search" via Alexa and other AI-voice things.

It will certainly affect SEO and internet usage in general. I...
Forum: Beginners Area 26th December 2017, 02:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 228
Posted By tritrain
Re: how to promote an event on FB?

Advertise.
Groups. Talk to group admin and ask them to announce it.
Pages. Talk to page owner and ask them to announce it.
Announce it yourself to your followers.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 25th December 2017, 02:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 188
Posted By tritrain
Re: How to advertise to MS word user

You could talk with Grammarly(.com) about advertising to their Word Grammarly plugin users. They have that exact info.

While you're at it, look for other 3rd party plugin for Word and see if...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 23rd December 2017, 08:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 120
Posted By tritrain
Re: Amazon affiliate... do I get paid if the user has to register?

Yes, as long as the cookie is not deleted or over-written, you would get a commission on all eligible products or services.

They do need to register in order to buy something.

If they return...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 21st December 2017, 01:25 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,308
Posted By tritrain
Re: 2018-Big challenges

I thought SEO was based on the Chinese calendar. Maybe that'll be new for 2018.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 21st December 2017, 12:03 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 850
Posted By tritrain
Re: Traffic issue

"Bought" traffic, is more like 'bot' traffic. It is worthless, as it never converts.
However, it may improve your search engine rank to a degree, but that's a separate thing.

Search engine...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 21st December 2017, 11:09 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 471
Posted By tritrain
Re: Is there a way to back up my wordpress site for free?

Hostgator has a backup option that is included. You can find it in the "Popular" buttons section. You can also pay for automatic backups. You could probably create a Chron job too.

Otherwise,...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 10th December 2017, 10:40 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 274
Posted By tritrain
Re: Weird Keyword Ranking Patterns - Sudden drops with no penalties

I'm curious how your competition is doing compared to your site. Maybe some of your backlinking sites/pages are no longer pointing to your site for one reason or another.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 10th December 2017, 10:21 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 294
Posted By tritrain
Re: What niche is likely to do well in video format?

Reviews. Tool reviews, etc. Look at aVe, his channel makes him a ton of money.
Cooking. Cooking diabetic-friendly food. I don't have a good example of someone.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 10th December 2017, 10:11 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 456
Posted By tritrain
Re: Should I use a pen name?

To me, an expert is an expert. If you know a lot, then put them under one name, even if it is a pen name. But if you do go by a pen name, make it a cool one that is easy to remember.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 7th December 2017, 01:49 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,086
Posted By tritrain
Re: How do I get started online marketing?

Find a mentor. There are a number of people here who offer courses and ongoing training. Whatever you do, don't blow your mentor off. Work hard!
Take part in the forum and absorb everything. If...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 2nd December 2017, 08:27 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 378
Posted By tritrain
Re: How Will Net Neurtrality Affect IM?

What are the speeds in the UK? If they are like other parts of Europe they're somewhere around 100Mbs, whereas in the US it's common to have less than 10Mbs real speeds. I know on DSL I'm somewhere...
Forum: Beginners Area 28th November 2017, 06:39 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 630
Posted By tritrain
Re: How to get into Google News

Ah, it helps to have schema (?) set up right on your site. Well anyway, one of those latest technical jargon things for Google. It sets it as news.
Forum: Conversion Rate Optimization 28th November 2017, 11:50 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 273
Posted By tritrain
Re: How many Website visitors should I be getting per hop?

Your affiliate visits is really impressive. You've targeted your audience with pinpoint accuracy. But, if your affiliate is not doing their part in converting the customer, then you should probably...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 28th November 2017, 11:46 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 424
Posted By tritrain
Re: Changing the topic (niche) of your website (Opinions please)

I agree. Since it is somewhat related to your new direction, I'd slowly change the direction. It is a natural progression and I don't think Google would ding you for it. You could even write an...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 28th November 2017, 11:17 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 1,333
Posted By tritrain
Re: What makes you angry?

Right now?

FIVERR

I'm livid about my treatment over there. I need a good, long break from them, which they'll probably close it yet again if I take too long of one.
Forum: Copywriting 27th November 2017, 12:18 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,063
Posted By tritrain
Re: As a Writer, Where Do You Sell Your Copy?

Great advice! Thank you. I'm still working on building a list. So far I have almost 1 person on it. :D
Forum: Off Topic Forum 27th November 2017, 12:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 303
Posted By tritrain
Re: So, I had a "developer" that I hired...

Actually, Fiverr has changed. They have a pro level, which are hand-picked. The costs are no longer $5, but instead go up into the $thousands now.

:)
Forum: Off Topic Forum 26th November 2017, 07:37 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 303
Posted By tritrain
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 26th November 2017, 05:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 92
Posted By tritrain
Re: AMP Search traffic in different version of site

I looked at it via my phone, just to see. I honestly can't tell if its https or http. There's no indication. It looks fine though.
Are you able to install google analytics on your amp pages?
...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 26th November 2017, 05:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 144
Posted By tritrain
Re: I am not getting keyword ranking

There are things you can do for localized SEO. Google Places, business, maps are all good to start. One thing you could do is repair local businesses' computers and ask if they'd link to your site....
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 21st November 2017, 06:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 69
Posted By tritrain
Re: webmaster verified site now unverified

Use a different form of verification and check the original. It could be something as simple as the meta tag wasn't accessible, or the html file on your server was deleted.

Then re-verify it.
Showing results 1 to 56 of 143

 
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -6. The time now is 02:37 AM.