Search Engine Optimization

Make Embed Codes for Infographics for Effective Linkbaiting

December 13, 2012
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[tp lang=”en” only=”y”] Guest article written by: Emma-Julie Fox writes for Pitstop Media, a Vancouver based SEO company. Pitstop Media has been helping businesses across North America successfully increase their search visibility. If you want to invite the author to guest post on your blog please contact www.pitstopmedia.com [/tp] [tp not_in=”en”] Guest article written by: […]

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Why Your Business Needs SEO

August 27, 2012
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The web is ever changing and if you’ve paid attention to the recent penalties rolled out by Google you’ll know that there are a lot of site owners finding themselves in hot water thanks to misuse of SEO. All of this movement is controlled by a search engine algorithm that changes the ranking of your […]

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Google, does PageRank flow through image links?

April 15, 2012
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This is the shortest Google Webmaster Tools video ever, so watching it is not going to waste much of your time… the question is: “Does PageRank flow through image links” – and the answer, is in the video:

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How to Improve Your SEO with StatCounter Analytics Data

February 3, 2012
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All website owners who take their SEO seriously have some sort of Web analytics script running on their sites to monitor performance. One of the most feature-rich is StatCounter. This free yet powerful service can provide a ton of valuable data that you can use to refine your SEO strategies. While it’s impossible to describe […]

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Good SEO Company vs. Bad SEO Company

December 16, 2011
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Websites needs to rank well if they are to attract quality traffic and in the end increase the visibility of the services or products being offered. With this high demand in achieving high search engine rakings, several companies have emerged that provide Search Engine Optimization aka SEO services. Generally, SEO involves the use of certain […]

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SEO – Why Sitemaps are Important

December 4, 2011
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There are several SEO tactics which can help you optimize your site. One of the tactics that is at times overlooked is sitemaps. As the name suggests, this is a map of your website which shows things such as the sections of your website as well as its structure. Sitemaps make site navigation easier. Therefore, […]

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Why HTML5 is important for SEO?

December 1, 2011
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Information technology and science is getting improved day by day. The progress and improvement in this field can be proven by hundreds of prominent and popular examples. The HTML5 is also important for the search engine optimization. However, there is a conflict among the experts and professionals about the potential of HTML5 for the search […]

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Understanding the Importance of SEO for Small Business

November 27, 2011
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Many people across the world do not know the importance of search engine optimization in small business. This is mainly because some say that small businesses have limited resources hence do not need SEO.  On the other hand, a good number of individuals over expects from search engine optimization. They believe that with SEO, one […]

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Why You Should Optimize Your Website Content for SEO

November 27, 2011
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If you want to get high search engine rankings in search engines like Google, MSN, Yahoo etc you will need to optimize your website content. Search engine optimization is all about optimizing a website content to achieve high search engine rankings. SEO is an important part of online success and if you want to rank […]

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Affects of Google Plus Pages in SEO

November 24, 2011
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It has come to many people’s realization that recently, Google plus has increased a lot in relation to its growth.  Since the implementation, Google plus has been able to receive millions and millions of users including Facebook as well as an option that enables businesses to have profiles.  In the past, it could only host […]

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How to Select an SEO Company

November 17, 2011
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When your site fails to rank well despite of all your individual SEO efforts, you might want to consider hiring the services of a SEO company. However, there are many SEO companies that are unreliable. You can lower the risk of hiring a dubious SEO company if you know what to look for. When you […]

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What Does Google Analytics Tell You About Your Site

March 4, 2011
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Google Analytics is a wonderful tool for any webmaster, but what many of us may be ignoring might just be the most important part of Analytics. Tracking site search can hold valuable information about your site and the searchers that use your site. Many of us overlook this data in favour of the easier to […]

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Off Page Search Engine Optimization

February 1, 2011
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You can make use of other’s websites to promote and attract traffic towards yours. The category of SEO in which you tries to drive traffic from external websites is known as Off Page Search Engine Optimization. Here are a few commonly used Off Page SEO techniques. Social Networking Sites Social networking sites are a great […]

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Considerations before hiring a SEO consultant to optimize your website

December 23, 2010
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Not everybody is aware of the importance of ranking well in the search engines, Google, Bing etc., but the more online experience you get the more you’ll start to become aware that the reason you’re not getting much traffic to your website is because people are not finding it due to low search engine rankings. […]

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Simple Methods of Link Building for SEO

November 3, 2010
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Search Engine Optimization (SEO) has been used mostly for developing better links. Having a large number of links means having a large number of people for getting in to the site as well as also increasing popularity of that web site. This process is somewhere related to the success of that business as it offers […]

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CommentLuv – A Link Builders Dream Or The Latest Waste of Time?

August 27, 2010
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First off I’d like to say I have never used comment spam, and I never plan to, I will admit that I have partaken in some forum spamming in my early days, before I seen the light. Matt Cutts and Google decided that they wanted to put a stop to this spam and the nofollow […]

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Top 3 Search Engine Optimization Tips for Beginners

July 26, 2010
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If you’re a newborn webmaster/blogger or you don’t have much clue about Search Engine Optimization (SEO) yet, this is for you. However, if you’re already experienced in that field, this article will not learn you anything new. But since so many new website owners enters the Internet each day, it’s important to continue to educate […]

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Matt Cutts On How PageRank Flows From Twitter & Facebook

January 18, 2010
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A new webmaster video has been released from Matt Cutts, where he talks about how Google see links from Twitter and Facebook coming to your site and how the PageRank flows from these sites as well. If you’re a webmaster or a blogger, it might be a good idea to follow @googlewmc on Twitter to […]

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Google To Rank Sites Based On Speed? Matt Cutts Explains

November 17, 2009
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Over the past week I’ve answered a few questions in the comments here at TechPatio, asking if the speed of a website has anything to do with how it will rank in Google. My responses were, basically, “no, I don’t believe that is the case”. With the recent comments from Matt Cutts, “the face of […]

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SEO Was Yesterday – Now Comes NFO (Facebook)

October 28, 2009
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SEO, Search Engine Optmization, is what bloggers (and companies) do, to get as high a rank in the search engines as possible. Something you should always aim to do if you’re interested in search engine traffic finding their way to your site. Now there’s a new concept on its way: News Feed Optimization (NFO). Recent […]

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Woopra – Live Visitor Statistics For Your Blog

October 17, 2009
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Woopra is an innovative live tracking and analytics software for your website or blog. It provides detailed analytics data just like the free Google Analytics does, but Woopra does it live – which can be very interesting to look at it. Up until recently, Woopra was in closed beta so you would need to apply […]

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The Importance Of Keywords In Your Domain Name For SEO?

October 6, 2009
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I often wonder exactly how important it is to have keywords in your domain name, so I would like to hear your thoughts on this. But first, let’s break down what we’re dealing with here, cause mostly you hear about keywords in the URL. An URL usually consists of two things, the domain name and […]

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FeedBurner Changes Redirect Method to ‘301’ – Better SEO For Your Blog

October 4, 2009
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I was going to create a post on how you could get better Search Engine Optimization for your blog using FeedBurner links, especially if you have a habit of commenting on blogs with CommentLuv that pulls your FeedBurner RSS feed to get your latest blog post(s), but FeedBurner made a change that would render my […]

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Is SEO Necessary For Your Business

August 27, 2009
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The day of the catalog is long gone. No longer can companies get away with having a purely physical presence in the marketplace. By that I mean that any company that thinks a catalog, a billboard, or some television advertisements are a sufficient marketing strategy are clearly mistaken.

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