Chuck Price

  • 2016 guide to free online SEO training courses

    All of the SEO knowledge with NONE of the expense. Online education is big business. That includes the digital marketing space. Scores of people are pushing online training programs promising to turn students into ‘SEO Rockstars’. Here’s the good news. You can learn most, if not everything, taught in these courses for FREE. I’ll even share the ‘secret sauce’ that nobody ever tells you about.

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  • Is Penguin 4.0 coming in March 2016?

    In early December, Google announced “With the holidays upon us, it looks like the penguins won’t march until next year.” I’ll be the first to admit that I’m no Tom Hanks, but could this be a clue – the Da Google Code? Well, regardless of the actual timing, Penguin 4.0 isn’t far away. There hasn’t been an official Penguin update, for over a year now.

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  • Using Kickstarter for SEO: a case study

    Kickstarter is an internet phenomenon, launching countless projects and products over the past few years. The site occupies a lot of Google real estate, with more than 845,000 keywords appearing in the top 100 Google organic search results. To put that in perspective, it would take close to $2m per month in paid traffic to get the same visibility.

    Chuck Price/ Search Engine Watchin SEO- 27 readers -
  • Gaming Google in 2015

    I recently read a blog post in which the author claimed, "The days of gaming Google are over." What an absurd statement. If you are an SEO, gaming Google is what you do. As long as Google uses algorithms to serve up search results, there will always be a way to exploit it. The polite term that we use to describe such exploitation is search engine optimization.

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  • Protect It or Lose It: 7 Tips for Maintaining Your Brand Reputation

    You've probably heard the axiom, "The best defense is a good offense." That's especially true on the Internet. Online reputation management should begin long before a crisis dictates it. 1. Be Proactive: Monitor with Google Alerts Google Alerts is a great tool for monitoring brand mentions. If there is a discussion or review of your brand, you will know about it and you will ...

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  • 5 Ways to Make Your Small Business Rock the Web

    The days of David and Goliath having an equal opportunity at driving web traffic are long gone. It is especially hard for small business owners. For these entrepreneurs, time is at a premium and marketing budgets are tight. Desperate to compete, they often fall victim to SEO scammers. Instead of a traffic boost, many wind up in worse shape, dealing with a manual penalty or an ...

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