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Squirrly Review – WordPress SEO Plugin

[box type=”note”]Get Squirrly on DealFuel for a massive discount! Lifetime for US$70 (or less). Limited Time only. [button color=”blue” link=”http://stgsys.net/squirrlydiscount” window=”true”]Save up to 70%[/button][/box] Squirrly is another SEO plugin for WordPress. Yes, I do realize how many of those exists, but there was a sale on DealFuel.com with no monthly fees and the Squirrly reviews seemed […]

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Book Review

The Art of SEO: Mastering Search Engine Optimization – Book Review

The Art of SEO: Mastering Search Engine Optimization – is pretty good.   I’d say it probably cover most of what you need to know. It doesn’t cover a few tools I’m fond of (but of course it wouldn’t be possible to cover all of them). Usually at this point I’d go through my notes and […]

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SEO From Scratch Review

SEO From Scratch is a new video course from Ben Hunt. He is a book author (check my reviews of Save the Pixel and Convert! for more information) and he has a very nice Web Design/SEO course that I took last year and really liked. SEO from Scratch is mostly targeted at beginners, that shows you the […]

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Articles

Remove Site name from post title

When I moved this blog from my main site, one thing I forgot till now was removing the site name from post titles. Adding the site name to each post title is mostly pointless, and even worse, it gives you less of a keyword density for SEO. It is very easy to tweak the title […]

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Actual vs Standard Bounce Rates

Very interesting SEO article about Actual vs Standard Bounce Rates , and how search engines can tell the difference. The basic principle here is that even if someone spends several minutes reading your page, if they don’t click elsewhere in your site it is a standard Bounce. But if they click on to your page and […]

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SERP snippets effect on clickthrough rates

Another interesting article by Ben Hunt – author of Convert!, Save the Pixel, and also the Pro Web Design Course (which I am taking, but haven’t reviewed yet). When redesigning the site with WordPress,  he kept the standard meta description for WordPress – and that includes the post date. For articles that are several years old, this […]

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Clickthrough rates in SEO ranking

Interesting article by Ben Hunt – author of Convert!, Save the Pixel, and also the Pro Web Design Course (which I am taking, but haven’t reviewed yet). There is a common theme in many books about SEO – 40% of the clicks go to the first ranking position, 11% to the second, and so on […]

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SEO beyond the page

Interesting article on social media and SEO. I found the Twitter case study particularly interesting – a single tweet managed to send a page to the 4th place for “Beginner’s Guide” . Pretty impressive!

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Software

SEO PowerSuite Review

SEO PowerSuite includes a range of a tools to help you with daily SEO tasks. So, is SEO Power Suite worth it? I really think so. Read my review of the SEO PowerSuite components for more. Rank Tracker This is my favorite tool in SEO PowerSuite. I use Rank Tracker on a daily basis. The […]

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Google Analytics and Multi-channel funnels

Google Analytics has some new features in a limited pilot – Multi-channel funnels. These will allow new insights in your marketing campaigns, such as AdWords, Facebook, Twitter and more. Check this article for more.