By Julia McCoy published March 27, 2017

Google’s Featured Snippets: How to Get Your Content to Appear

Many marketers assume Google’s featured snippets are the territory of SEO masters or million-dollar marketing budgets; that isn’t true. It’s easy to rank for featured snippets with organic content only. You just need to know how.  Continue reading

By Julia McCoy published March 20, 2017

Why Does User Intent Matter So Much to Your SEO?

Google’s algorithm standards have developed into incredibly human friendly, reader-oriented practices. As such, user intent is the key to creating the content that enhances the relevance of your pages and improves your SEO. Continue reading

By Ann Smarty published March 6, 2017

3 Ways to Re-Use Your Content Magnets to Dominate SERPs

Lead-magnet content aims to motivate consumers to take an action, and most often lives on your site. Why not further the attraction? Convert them into assets for third-party sites. It’s a valuable way to strengthen your SEO. Continue reading

By Mike Murray published January 31, 2017

SEO and Website Image Optimization 10-Point Checklist for Marketers

SEO image optimization should be second nature for content marketers, but it’s easily overlooked. Search traffic loses when haste wins. Follow this 10-point checklist to win the SEO image game. Continue reading

By Mike Murray published January 25, 2017

5 Reasons SEO Should Take a Back Seat With Website Content

Sure, SEO is important. But there are situations when you don’t need to sweat it or can at least scale back the effort. Here are five times when SEO shouldn’t be the highest priority.

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By Gini Dietrich published January 24, 2017

How to Use Earned Media to Boost Your SEO

Google and other search engines have grown the impact of earned media. Once a goal of traditional PR, earned media is even more crucial today to gain authority for your content efforts and improve your SEO. Start with these three steps. Continue reading

By Aaron Agius published January 18, 2017

Merging Two Blogs: Strategies for Content Success

Do you want to combine two blogs into one? Did you acquire a strong SEO domain and need to create a new blog? How do you merge or transfer multiple blogs into one? Here’s how to do it and to keep your original content’s SEO power. Continue reading

By Maggie Barr published January 15, 2017

8+ Tools to Find Related Keywords for Your Content

Integrating SEO with your content is essential to writing smart copy that attracts more eyeballs. Before you craft your content, look at terms related to your topic. Here are eight tools to help. Continue reading

By Steve Rayson published January 9, 2017

Shares Are Not Enough: How to Amplify Your Content and Build Links

While shares are important, they are not enough to ensure content success. That requires a content amplification strategy to gain shares and links to build authority and drive traffic. Here’s some help to do that. Continue reading

By Jodi Harris published December 27, 2016

Create, Distribute, and Share: 15 Essential Content Marketing Templates

No matter your content marketing goals, you need to master content creation, distribution, and social amplification if you expect to succeed. Here are 15 tools, templates, and checklists to get you started in the right direction. Continue reading