SEO for the Google Maps Pack

 More small Filipino businesses are now investing in search engine optimization (SEO) to give them an advantage over their local competitors. While SEO activities like technical SEO, and link building can help your local business get to the top of Google’s organic search results, one underutilized method for ramping up local customer interest is

10 Reasons why Filipino Companies FAIL in SEO

While the Philippines has made a lot of progress in its adoption of digital communications technologies, it’s hard to deny that it remains far behind its ASEAN neighbors in terms of the size and maturity of its ecommerce sector. In particular, local SEO practices implemented by local businesses are, at times, a generation behind what

PeepCon Lite Videos All in One Place

As many of you are well aware, the Philippines had its first major SEO conference in years when SearchWorks.Ph hosted PeepCon Lite happened last August 13, 2022 at the Marco Polo Hotel in Pasig City, Metro Manila. The event was a big hit with the Philippine SEO community as some 300 digital marketing professionals from

How to Prepare an SEO Report 

 Let’s get straight to the point. The quality of your reports can make or break your career as an SEO professional.    It doesn’t matter whether you’re a freelancer, you’re an agency type, or you work in an in-house marketing department. It doesn’t matter how hard you work or how much you contribute to

Why Lazada's Ecommerce SEO is Better

Why Lazada’s Ecommerce SEO is Better Than Yours

 In less than a decade, Lazada has established itself alongside Shopee as the premier ecommerce platform in the Philippines. It’s no secret that marketing has a lot to do with the online marketplace’s rapid ascent, and a strong search engine presence has been a key aspect of its strategy. Try to search for any

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Google’s 12 SEO Best Practices for 2020

Given what’s currently unfolding in the world right now, there’s a high chance that you’re one of the people who are affected by the mass quarantine imposed by several governments. So why not use this time to plan your SEO strategy and familiarize yourself with the changes that have recently occurred? To start, you might

Your Link Outreach Sucks

Your Link Outreach Email Sucks. Here’s Why

We can talk all we want about creative link building strategies but if we’re all being honest here, most of us would admit that guest posting is still far and away the most scalable and predictable means of acquiring backlinks. It’s simple, effective and relatively risk-free when done correctly by competent SEO professionals. However, done

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SearchWorks: All the Decks in One Place

They said it couldn’t be done, but they haven’t been paying attention to what we’ve been doing for several years now. On June 22nd, 2019, the Philippine SEO community experienced its first ever 100% free SEO conference as SearchWorks hit town and delivered on every promise made in its name. Thanks to our generous sponsors

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Google MyBusiness as a Paid Service May Be Coming Soon

  Google MyBusiness might not remain a free service forever, as the Big G starts sending out feelers to gauge people’s attitudes towards paying for their listings. In a tweet, Sean Bucher showed a screenshot of a message that Google has been sending out to some business owners. The message is mostly about updated features

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The Ultimate Technical SEO Audit Guide for 2021

 Good implementation of proven technical SEO techniques is one of the foundations of a successful SEO campaign. A well-performing site that judiciously allows the indexing of the right kinds of pages in its domain will almost always have a leg up over non-technical SEO savvy competitors in Google’s SERPs. Far too often, SEOs overlook