brian harnish

  • Five free Chrome extensions for SEO practitioners

    Did you know that you can increase your SEO task efficiency by using extensions in Google Chrome? If you perform most of your SEO tasks manually, these extensions can help reduce the headache of repetitive tasks and help you make your work day run more smoothly. Following are six free Chrome extensions I use on a daily basis to help increase productivity.

    Search Engine Landin SEO- 27 readers -
  • Link profile analysis: How to prevent penalties by being proactive

    As most SEOs know, links are still extremely important to ranking highly in the Google search results. In fact, a recent study performed by Backlinko showed that “the number of domains linking to a page correlated with rankings more than any other factor.” Thus, it makes sense for most all large companies with a significant website presence to implement a regular link pruning schedule.

    Search Engine Landin SEO- 24 readers -
  • Thinking smarter: Take your SEO work to the next level

    Search engine optimization is a complex marketing discipline, and it can be a challenge to perform high-level, high-quality SEO work every single day. When you’re working hard to get the best results for your client, it can be tempting to cut corners here and there to meet (or even beat) deadlines.

    Search Engine Landin SEO- 16 readers -
  • What your teacher didn’t tell you about optimizing site speed

    Despite site speed being a ranking factor in Google search results, fast websites aren’t the norm. Your site likely has room to improve. By observing minor details, it is possible to significantly decrease web page load time — and consequently increase SERP performance. Let’s take a look at some of the less common methods to decrease page load time for better performance in the SERPs.

    Search Engine Landin SEO Google- 19 readers -
  • How To Compile A Top-Notch Competitive Link Analysis

    When it comes to search engine optimization (SEO), it’s crucial to research your competition. Knowing where you stand in relation to your competitors will help inform the strategy and tactics needed to achieve your client’s SEO goals, allowing you to focus your efforts and set realistic expectations.

    Search Engine Landin SEO How To's- 22 readers -