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Jan

18th

How Many Backlinks Do You Need?

How Many Backlinks Do You Need? It’s quite obvious to most people how important links are to your website. But how many is enough? I can’t give you an exact amount, there is no exact amount, this is for the same reason that I try not to offer an exact amount of how many I’ll...

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Nov

20th

Twitter drops bit.ly

***Please read Edit beneath original article*** In the midst of a busy afternoon and evening yesterday, I didn’t have the opportunity to get a blog out about my new find on Twitter, not even a blog as short as this. I noticed yesterday while posting a couple of stories from our website on Twitter, which...

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Nov

19th

Use Social Media to improve Customer Service

While Dell are living on a reputation of “Making $3,000,000 from Twitter” which is frankly somewhat overhyped in my opinion, they are only one of many companies using Twitter for customer service purposes. As customer’s estimations of customer service have dropped substantially in recent years, not helped by outsourcing abroad to countries that don’t have...

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Nov

16th

LinkedIn Add NoFollow Tag, YouTube Remove It

It has been commonplace for big social networking sites to add nofollow tags to users profile links over time and now LinkedIn has gone the same way by adding a nofollow tag to the links you are allowed to post to your profile. This is disappointing news for link builders, as these were easy-to-build links...

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Oct

1st

Link Building Myths

While link building is an important part of any website, there are plenty of myths and misconceptions when it comes to what works and what doesn’t. Hopefully my previous posts have improved your knowledge, while this blog aims to dispel any false claims to successful link building that you may have come across in your...

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Sep

14th

Blog Commenting for Links

This certainly isn’t the most advanced topic I’ve ever discussed, but it is a grey area to many out there who are new to link building or don’t have an in-depth understanding of it. I thought I’d take a few minutes to share my opinions on how commenting on other people’s blogs won’t directly build...

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Sep

2nd

Reciprocal Link Building is Still Strong

Link exchange appears to be a dying trend in the link building industry, at least according to Google Insight figures. This could be due to the increase in searches for “link building” in recent times or some of the misconceptions about reciprocal link building.  However, exchanging links is still a strong form of link building....

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Aug

28th

Why Invest in Pay Per Click During A Recession

With the global financial crisis that has seen many businesses go under, many redundancies made and that holiday to New York you were dreaming of go out the window, it is no wonder some people around us are panicking. But panicking is a mistake you should avoid. People are cutting back on advertising spend thinking...

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Aug

17th

Why Are My Pages Not Being Indexed?

A regular issue to owners of new websites, and even a worry to some owners of older websites is when their internal pages and sometimes even their homepage are not being indexed by search engines. Why could your pages not be being indexed? Search engine spiders travel around the web and index as many of...

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Aug

10th

The Advantages of Manual Directory Submission

Manual Directory Submission vs Automated Submission While directories don’t hold as much authority as they use to, they are still of good value to any link building campaign and they are still popular. Unfortunately, people and businesses are becoming lazier when it comes to submitting their own sites, and that’s easy to do given the...

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