In this article I want to share two Google Penalty Checking Tools - I don't often write recommendations to tools or services, but these two tools combined are great for anyone who things they may have been effected by a Google Algo Update. Both tools are very useful in their own right, but together you can get a full picture. Both tools take just moments to set up and see … [Read more...] about Google Penalty Checker Tools
Social media is a curious beast, and knowing how to handle it is essential to both your personal brand as well as your business. Whether you’re just a person, start up or global corporation, the rules are all the same. Here are a few ways to act that you should avoid on social media, and probably in real life too. Do It Wrong If you don’t quite know how to use Twitter or … [Read more...] about How to Alienate Your Audience through Social Media
A while back I posted an article about folders and subdomains, which is best? 1) I use GoDaddy. I simply want to learn how to connect a SubDomain to a Page. So just as an example, every time someone clicks on 'Bio', which would be http://www.kittaylor.net/bio, I want them to SEE bio.kittaylor.net. Likewise, when I give someone the link bio.kittaylor.net, I want them to SEE that … [Read more...] about Kit’s Question – Sub Domain or Folder?
For the past week or so I've been tracking fluctuations in search rankings across the board. Fortunately, many of the RedStar Digital Marketing service clients have been moving up rankings, as the lower quality sites around them have begun to fall from grace (and ranking). This looks like a spam website hitter rather than a direct Panda or Penguin update, personally I also … [Read more...] about Google Search Ranking Update – Summer 2013
Google developed a process for determining reachability, and the patent was accepted on the day of November 6, 2012. Google’s activity is always closely monitored by SEO-s, and when the patent came out, we soon saw the first article about it: Does Google Use Reachability Scores in Ranking Resources? via @bill_slawski . Now, every time Google does something that could be … [Read more...] about Is Reachability Score Out to Get You?