Tag Archives: Design & SEO

Why We Still Need SEO

1287369 seo Why We Still Need SEOThere has been a lot of changes to the web and search marketing over the past year. A couple of major updates in the algorithm from Google, some new UI features on both Bing and Google, as well as the emerging new trends in social and real time search has made keeping up on search optimization even more difficult and hard to predict.  In addition, Google has announced that they are cleaning house even more and clearing out sites that considered content farms, as well as putting more emphasis and unique relevant content. They say that they are now able to detect unique content even better and that all a person has to do is put out good original content and according to Google they will get ranked for it. With all of this going on, why do we still need SEO anymore. Continue reading

Meta Tag Explained

HTML has certain tags, called Meta Tags, the represent metadata about a specific webpage. When viewing a webpage, you will not see the Meta Tab nor does it have any impact on the appearance of the web page. If a user wants to view the Meta Tags associated with a webpage, they have to view the HTML source code for that webpage. Continue reading

Helpful Blogging Tips for Business

A lot of businesses are now conducted online. With an internet business, your service or products can reach different parts of the world especially if your website can attract much traffic. In order to establish one of the best online businesses, the usage of blogging for business is of utmost importance.

You can make use of blogs in order to promote your business today and in the years to come. This is not an easy task and so you will need all the help and some tips to keep you on the right track.

Here are some helpful tips for blogs that you can incorporate in your internet business: Continue reading

New Internet Marketing Strategies for 2010

Internet marketing is too huge a concept. It includes SEO, social media, e-mail marketing, pay per click and mobile web. This 2010, it is time to rethink your internet marketing strategies and reconstruct your internet marketing solutions.

First of all, email marketing is an integral part of internet marketing. It is not going to disappear in social media, and in fact, email marketing will carry on playing a substantial role internet marketing for the years to come. For this year, bring email marketing to the next level by encouraging your email subscribers not only to read the contents of your email, but to get social with it by sharing this email through Facebook, Twitter, Digg and other social networking or bookmarking sites. You can also conduct a poll on Twitter or your Facebook account and encourage followers, friends, fans and readers to subscribe to your email newsletter. Continue reading

How Can CMS Systems Benefit Your Business

blog logo montage 150x150 How Can CMS Systems Benefit Your BusinessContent Management Systems (CMS) can be big or small, simple or complex. Defined, it refers to a system for managing content. The word Content Management System (CMS) refers to a software package that helps automate jobs and information is a certain unit or organization. Consider content as any object that is sent, received,created, stored, or otherwise handled in some way. A working CMS software should provide a framework upon which to construct the elements essential to link humans with such information. According to the website www.cm3cms.com, a good CMS should include following elements: Continue reading

Search Evolution – Is Search Evolving Again

social sites 150x150 Search Evolution   Is Search Evolving AgainEvery few years there are some changes in the search market and alter not only the way people search, but where they search at and how they search.  This search evolution has taken place several times already and it appears that we are heading for a new one.

Look at the early 90′s, when the first engines or search platforms were being produced. At that time, people just looked at categories and then selected links they liked within that space. This was the norm for a couple of years as sites like Yahoo and Excite were first started. These early engines didn’t even have a search interface to allow people to type in their own keywords. Continue reading

Higher PageRank Does Not Mean Higher Traffic

I’ve been doing research on blogs and websites for years. I’ve seen websites that have no PageRank gain first page rankings and lots of traffic and sites that have PR3 or more that get no rankings and very little organic traffic. With this in mind, there is no evidence that suggests a higher PageRank will mean higher traffic, and in fact Google themselves even stated that site owners should not concentrate on PageRank but rather than building quality pages and content.

The use of PageRank is a Google invention and is not shared on other search engines.  Since Google carries over 60% of the overall search market many people consider this number to a primary factor in the rankings of a website. Although this may seem true in some cases, as you can do searches and if you have a Google toolbar the PageRank is displayed, and may notice that some of the tops sites coming up have higher PageRank. Continue reading

Things You Need To Know How To Generate Traffic To Your Blog

1208422 woman using computer 150x150 Things You Need To Know How To Generate Traffic To Your BlogLearning how to generate traffic to your blog is what makes starting in Internet business rather time consuming and frustrating. While there is absolutely no way you can generate a huge amount of traffic to your blog overnight and start making colossal amounts of money immediately, you can dramatically speed up the whole process by doing various forms of search engine optimization. Continue reading

The Power Of SEO For New Webmasters SEO For Beginners

710599 money under the mouse 18 150x150 The Power Of SEO For New Webmasters SEO For BeginnersA common question I’m often asked from people who are new to Internet marketing is whether or not they should be concerned with search engine optimization. What often happens is that after a while, new website owners don’t receive any traffic and they start to wonder why. The truth of the matter is that now they are focused on search engine optimization which determines where and how your website is ranked on search engines. Continue reading

Use Hubpages To Get Traffic

951048 another dotcom shot of my pen holder 150x150 Use Hubpages To Get TrafficMaking money online revolves around building a website that people like to visit again and again. A website is like a shop. People like to buy from a shop that they like. The more visitors that come to a shop, the more sales the shop makes. If your shop is located in a better neighborhood, the chances of making lot of sales daily also increase. A website without traffic is just like a shop without any visitors.

Think of your website like a shop. Think of getting good positions on a search engine result page as opening your shop in a better neighborhood. It is through the search engines that most of the websites get visitors. Continue reading