Experiments

  • 3 Killer Case Studies on Boosting Sales and Signups With Exit Popups

    … If you’ve read any of Matthew’s posts on the subject of exit popups, you know they’re generating some kickass conversion rates for marketers across the web. But what’s the best way to use an exit popup? Should you try to capture signups? Offer shipping discounts? Reduce cart abandonment? Direct users to high-converting pages? As you’ll see…

    Angus Lynch/ Matthew Woodward- 26 readers -
  • Test Update: Hidden Content

    … If a piece of content really important don’t hide it in any way on your page. Display it clearly visible for both users and Googlebot. Key items: Don’t hide important content using mechanisms such as tabs and accordionsIf it must be hidden then use a common framework to hide contentAvoid custom-made, unusual ways of hiding and revealing…

    Dan Petrovic/ DEJAN SEO- 16 readers -
  • User Behaviour Data as a Ranking Signal

    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, Search Console, pagination, duplicate content, multi-lingual/multi-regional sites, etc.  This is a Hangout on Air on Google+. It ...

    Dan Petrovic/ DEJAN SEO- 19 readers -
  • Negative Impact of 301 Redirects

    … Tuesday October 6, 2015 Categories: Experiments Google+ LinkedIn Twitter Facebook E-mail Redirecting four of our popular blog posts to a commercial page lowered its rankings in Google. Redirected posts: http://dejanseo.com.au/hello-extortion-email/ http://dejanseo.com.au/thin-content-update/ http://dejanseo.com.au/google-update-may-2014/ http…

    Dan Petrovic/ DEJAN SEO- 25 readers -
  • Experiment Results: Can Hidden Content Rank Well?

    … Wednesday March 18, 2015 Categories: Advanced SEO Topics Experiments Google+ LinkedIn Twitter Facebook E-mail Background Last month I learned that one of our clients had a legal requirement to display a lightbox-style notification prior to allowing access to full page content. We tested performance of content behind tabs in the past…

    Dan Petrovic/ DEJAN SEOin Content- 10 readers -
  • Link Juice Hack for PDF Files

    … PDF documents are abundant on the web. A quick search will return over one billion results from Google’s index and almost all of these documents will have outbound links. Surprisingly all evidence so far suggests that by design, PDF documents don’t circulate link signals the way HTML documents do. According to link graph theory, inbound…

    Dan Petrovic/ DEJAN SEO- 29 readers -
  • Experiment: Brand Visibility on Google+

    … in an experiment before I speculate any further. Consider a scenario in which Dr. Pete comments on a Google+ post. His photo and a link to his profile are visible in three places: 1. In a sample of people who commented or +1′d the post (visible below the image). 2. In the comments. 3. Post detail flip-side. From any of these areas people can hover…

    Dan Petrovic/ DEJAN SEOin SEO Google- 12 readers -
  • 4 Free SEO Case Studies You Cannot Afford To Miss

    … One of the things that has helped to make this blog successful are the various case studies I post. People love to see the nitty gritty behind the scenes stuff and with good reason, case studies are an absolutely awesome way to learn & grow. Even as an established SEO I am always looking to learn more and pick apart how people do things…

    Matthew Woodward/ Matthew Woodwardin SEO- 9 readers -
  • Stuart Walker Makes Matthew Woodward Look Stupid On His Own Blog

    Like yourself I’m a regular follower of Matts blog. I love his in-depth posts and tutorials and most of all his honesty. I was surprised, when reading his August monthly income report, to find his blog was only converting into email subscribers at 2.98%. As collecting email subscribers is the single most important thing an online marketer or blogger can do you need to make su ...

    Matthew Woodward- 31 readers -
  • A Closer Look At MOBE MTTB – Live Case Study & Review

    … start the 21 steps. Once you have done that though you can work through the steps at your own pace calling your coach every 2-3 steps. Revealing My Plan Of Attack I have wanted to create a live earnings case study on the blog for a while now. At the same time I also want a new toy to experiment with and test a few things. The idea is simple…

    Matthew Woodward/ Matthew Woodwardin Social EMail- 18 readers -