By Jodi Harris published November 16, 2018

How to Survive the Ongoing Confusion With SEO

In CMI’s Mastering Content Marketing video series, Courtney Cox Wakefield, Children’s Health digital marketing manager, shares her view of the latest search trends, and what they hold for content marketing. Read on (and watch too). Continue reading

By Mike Murray published November 14, 2018

Page Load Time: Is It the SEO Rankings Culprit?

You could have page load issues, but that deficiency might not be to blame for your Google keyword rankings. Check out the load-time grades for four Fortune 500 sites and learn what other factors may have more power over their rankings. Continue reading

By Mike Murray published November 8, 2018

15 Search Intent Tips, Examples, and Resources for SEO Keywords

If you want to leverage search intent with SEO keywords, it’s best to balance the methods with the false hopes. Here is a closer look at types of user intent keywords and some advice to help your keyword choices. Continue reading

By Aleh Barysevich published November 2, 2018

4 Steps to Speed Up Your Website and Look Better to Google

Even if you can boast of impeccable content marketing skills and strategy, a slow-loading blog with poor user experience can cost you a fortune – from visitors and Google. Do a checkup on your website, following these four tips. Continue reading

By Susan Moeller published October 26, 2018

How to Make an Amplification Strategy With Shares AND Backlinks

Competition for attention is fierce. Successful content marketing depends on creating and amplifying exceptional content. But social sharing alone won’t do it. Your content needs an amplification strategy. Continue reading

By Rebekah Bek published October 22, 2018

How to Stop the Vanity of Your Search Metrics

You publish two blog posts. In one week, one page shows up in 1,500 searches. The other post appears in 850 searches. It’s clear which one is on the right track. Or is it? Don’t deceive yourself with these three search metrics. Continue reading

By Julia McCoy published October 16, 2018

How to Make Your Content Powerful in Eyes of Searchers (and Google)

The value of building SEO content is second to none. But keyword optimization is only one step. Learn how to pack your content full of value for targeted searchers, which along with SEO techniques can bring powerful organic results. Continue reading

By Sujan Patel published September 17, 2018

19 Favorite Tools for Content Promotion in 2018

To ensure your content gets in front of as many people as possible, you have to promote it. That is much easier if you have the right tools at your disposal. Here are 19 to help with content promotion. Continue reading

By Stephan Spencer published August 30, 2018

OK, Google: How Do I Optimize My Content for Featured Snippets?

Given the rise of voices in search, how can brands create content to become the default answer? Think featured snippets, but make sure to follow these guidelines. Continue reading

By Robert Katai published July 23, 2018

How to Optimize Your Website for Audio Search

If you only optimize your website to get views, you’re in trouble. Google reports over 20% of searches come from voice and ComScore predicts half of searches will be done by voice in just two years. Here’s what you need to do now. Continue reading