SEO Tips: The Complete List (201 Actionable Techniques)

by Brian Dean
This is the largest collection of SEO tips on the planet. The best part? All of the SEO techniques in this guide are 100% actionable. So if you want higher rankings, check out the guide. I want tips that help with: On-Page SEO Link Building Keyword Research Technical SEO Video SEO User Experience I want tips that are: Beginner Intermediate Advanced ...Read the full article

How does required duplicate content (terms and conditions, etc.) affect search?

How does duplicate copy that's legally required (ie Terms & Conditions across multiple offers) affect performance in search? Jason, New York Have a question? Ask it in our Webmaster Help Forum: http://groups.google.com/a/googleproductforums.com/forum/#!forum/webmasters Want your question to be answered on a video like this? Follow us on Twitter and look for an announcement when we take new questions: http://twitter.com/googlewmc More videos: http://www.youtube.com/GoogleWebmasterHelp Webmaster Central Blog: http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com/ Webmaster Central: http://www.google.com/webmasters/


Can nofollow links hurt my site's ranking?

I'm building links, not for SEO but to try and generate direct traffic, if these links are no-follow am I safe from getting any Google penalties? Asked another way, can no-follow links hurt my site? Tubby Timmy, UK Learn about rel="nofollow": https://support.google.com/webmasters/answer/96569?hl=en Have a question? Ask it in our Webmaster Help Forum: http://groups.google.com/a/googleproductforums.com/forum/#!forum/webmasters Want your question to be answered on a video like this? Follow us on Twitter and look for an announcement when we take new questions: http://twitter.com/googlewmc More videos: http://www.youtube.com/GoogleWebmasterHelp Webmaster Central Blog: http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com/ Webmaster Central: http://www.google.com/webmasters/


Does Googlebot care about valid HTML?

Does the crawler really care about valid HTML? Validating google.com gives me 23 errors, 4 warning(s) hemanth.hm, Bangalore Have a question? Ask it in our Webmaster Help Forum: http://groups.google.com/a/googleproductforums.com/forum/#!forum/webmasters Want your question to be answered on a video like this? Follow us on Twitter and look for an announcement when we take new questions: http://twitter.com/googlewmc More videos: http://www.youtube.com/GoogleWebmasterHelp Webmaster Central Blog: http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com/ Webmaster Central: http://www.google.com/webmasters/


English Google Webmaster Central office-hours hangout

Join us for a *Google Webmaster Central office hours hangout* :) Add your questions to this event page, this session is open to anything webmaster related like crawling, indexing, mobile sites, internationalization, duplicate content, Sitemaps, Webmaster Tools, pagination, duplicate content, multi-lingual/multi-regional sites, etc. This is a Hangout on Air on Google+. It works best with a webcam + headset. You can find out more about Hangouts and how to participate at https://sites.google.com/site/webmasterhelpforum/en/office-hours Feel free to drop by - we welcome webmasters of all levels!


Link Building Case Study: My #1 Strategy For 2016

When it comes to link building, there are literally dozens of strategies to choose from. And the one from this video "Guestographics" is one of my all-time favorites. And in this case study you'll EXACTLY how one of my readers, Perrin, boosted his site's organic traffic by more than 900%. Check it out. Here's the deal: I probably don't need to tell you that building links is super-important for SEO. You can modify your title tags and write great content, but if you don't have backlinks, you're simply not going to rank in Google. The problem is that link building isn't as easy as it used to be. Black hat strategies like blog commenting and article directories are long gone. Today, you need to create and promote awesome content. When you do that, you get the type of natural links that Google rewards today. And in this video I show you how to do it. Specifically, you'l learn how to create a highly valuable piece of content...and promote that content so that influential bloggers and journalists will link to it. Yes, it requires work. But if you're willing to put in the work, there's no reason that this strategy can't help your link building efforts.


Session Watch Time - Most Important Factor in Ranking your YouTube Videos

Ever wondered what the most important metric is on Youtube? Tim Schmoyer joins Derral Eves to discuss the Number one factor ranking factor for YouTube. Tim and Derral's other half of the training - The Best Way to Rank Videos #1 in Search https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=stYW9c6P8P4 Check Out Tim's Channel https://www.youtube.com/user/VideoCreatorsTV Session watch time helps the YouTube algorithm for suggested videos to include longer overall viewing times... Get More Great Tips - Subscribe ➜ http://goo.gl/dWNo9H Share this Video: ➜ https://youtu.be/9UlIXV933pk My Favorite YouTube Tool TubeBuddy Download TubeBuddy Free Today! ➜ http://goo.gl/PrGfLe ★ ★ Be the Next Lucky Subscriber to get an In-depth Channel Evaluation: 1. Must be subscribed to My YouTube Channel Subscribe ➜ http://goo.gl/dWNo9H 2. Must be uploading good quality content frequently to your YouTube Channel and really trying hard to make it 3. Must be engaged in my channel by liking, commenting, posting, sharing and encouraging others to subscribe to my channel. Ask me A Question by using hashtag on YouTube or Twitter #AskDerral @derraleves Thanks for watching Session Watch Time - Most Important Factor in Ranking your YouTube


The SEO ranking factor you MUST master in 2016 (and beyond)

If you want to rank in Google today, there's a new SEO ranking factor to pay attention to. And if you optimize for this factor you can find yourself with higher rankings. And if you ignore it? Well let’s just say you’re missing out on A TON of high-quality traffic. So check out the video to learn more about this increasingly-important SEO ranking factor. Here's some other cool stuff you'll learn in today's video: - The simple process you can use to get higher Google rankings...without backlinks (yes, really) - How the "APP Formula" makes users (and Google) love your content - The simple trick I use to increase the perceived value of my content by at least 2x. If you're looking to get more actionable SEO videos like this one, make sure to subscribe to my YouTube channel right here: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=backlinko



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