PEEPCON 3.0

PeepCon 3.0 Sponsor Slots Now Open

We’ve been working hard to finalize the details on PeepCon 3.0 and we’ll finally make the official event announcement this week. But before that, we’d like to let everyone know that we’ll be accepting official event sponsors to make the day even more special. PeepCon 3.0 is the biggest gathering of search engine optimization (SEO)

Crowd

Why Keyword Density No Longer Applies in SEO Today

The term “keyword density” used to hold a lot of weight when it came to crafting good content for your website. However, these days, knowing where to place your keywords instead of how many times you need to repeat them has become more important. Google’s Take on Keyword Density Google has always stressed that the

Switch Network

Google: Switch to HTTPS by October or Else…

Several hours ago, Google sent out emails to Search Console users who are managing non-HTTPS websites. The search giant said that their popular Chrome browser will display “NOT SECURE” warnings on webpages that have forms and are using HTTP URLs. Google noted that the warnings will start appearing sometime in October of 2017. Right now

Mistake

12 Ecommerce SEO Mistakes You Might be Making

If you’ve been paying attention to the business news in the past few years, you’re probably aware that ecommerce has seen consistently sharp growth for the past decade or so. At the end of 2016, global ecommerce sales soared to $1.9 trillion and this trend is expected to keep its pace in the foreseeable future.

bird-follow

Using Do-follow Links to Your Advantage

As any seasoned SEO professional will tell you, links are the lifeblood of the web. They are like the streets and avenues that interconnect this expansive megalopolis, allowing search engines to discover new web pages and helping them determine how to rank these web pages in their search results. Links also come in two different

Deep hole depicting deep links

An In-Depth Look at Deep Links and Their Relevance Today

What Are Deep Links? Simply put, a deep link is any link that points a user to a specific web page that may be several layers deep past the site’s home page. In most cases, as long as the link doesn’t go to the website’s home page, then it is effectively considered a deep link.

Black Hat Girl

6 Black Hat SEO Tactics That Still Make Google Blush

Since its early days, Google has been actively taking steps to make sure it delivers the best quality search results to its users. This means not just determining which pages respond best to a query’s intent, but also keeping undeserving pages off the top of its SERPs. It sounds simple, but it’s easier said than

GlenDemands XML SItemap

XML Sitemaps: Everything You Need to Know

  An XML sitemap is a file that helps search engines crawl and index a website’s pages more intelligently. Through this protocol, web crawlers can locate more URLs, determine their place in the site’s information architecture and understand their level of importance in the site’s hierarchy of pages.