Conrad Saam

  • More content, less traffic: part I

    “Content is king” is the familiar SEO refrain that has spawned umpteen pages of thin, vapid website content. The push toward more and more content was mitigated somewhat by the next refrain, “quality content,” following Google’s numerous Panda updates. But a widespread misconception perpetuated by the SEO industry persists: you need to continue to feed the content beast — ot ...

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  • More content, less traffic: part I

    “Content is king” is the familiar SEO refrain that has spawned umpteen pages of thin, vapid website content. The push toward more and more content was mitigated somewhat by the next refrain, “quality content,” following Google’s numerous Panda updates. But a widespread misconception perpetuated by the SEO industry persists: you need to continue to feed the content beast — ot ...

    Conrad Saam/ Search Engine Landin SEO Content- 6 readers -
  • The immediate results of link building

    In an April 2016 article on Moz by Kristina Kledzik, “How Long Does it Take for Link Building to Impact Rankings,” the author posits that new links take about 10 weeks to have an impact. Our findings show the exact opposite: High-end link building has an immediate and persistent positive impact. I’ll explain further and share our data here.

    Conrad Saam/ Marketing Land- 17 readers -
  • The immediate results of link building

    In an April 2016 article on Moz by Kristina Kledzik, “How Long Does it Take for Link Building to Impact Rankings,” the author posits that new links take about 10 weeks to have an impact. Our findings show the exact opposite: High-end link building has an immediate and persistent positive impact. I’ll explain further and share our data here.

    Conrad Saam/ Search Engine Landin SEO- 9 readers -
  • Pigeon Rolled Back? Law Firm Study Says Yes

    Pigeon – that hastily rolled out Google algo change that impacted both local and natural results – had those of us working in or for small, localized businesses (like law firms) in an utter panic. Early consensus among the local search geeks was that Pigeon: Heavily favored the massive directories — in fact there was a lot of discussion how Pigeon may have been an overreactio ...

    Conrad Saam/ Search Engine Landin SEO Google- 10 readers -