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  • Local SEO is about so much more than tools

    … Welcome to my first Local SEO column of the year on Search Engine Land! While most other sites are publishing roundups or predictions for 2017, there’s really only one way to kick off the beginning of a new year: a new installment of Greg’s Soapbox! As you faithful readers know, my posts are almost always influenced by recent conversations…

    Greg Gifford/ Search Engine Landin SEO- 24 readers -
  • How I use my marketing technology stack (SEO edition)

    … marketing technology stack to make this happen: Initial analysis I first search the term in Google, collecting the of URLs of the top-performing results. I run these URLs through Ahrefs Position Explorer (tool #1), filtering on keywords ranking in the top 50 results and sorting descending by volume: [Click to enlarge] I repeat this process four or five…

    Search Engine Landin SEO- 22 readers -
  • Data-Led Link Building: Audience Segmentation & Analysis

    … Link building remains the bedrock upon which long-term SEO success is built. Effectively using the wealth of data available to search marketers these days is the key to ensuring your inbound strategy beats the competition. Let’s take a look at a few tools and data points you can use to ensure you are one step ahead in your SEO campaign. I’m…

    Chris Liversidge/ Search Engine Landin SEO- 17 readers -
  • Competitive Link Building Analysis For Your Industry

    … to find any city-specific links that may add local relevancy. How deep you want to go down the rabbit hole of research is up to you, but what we will find are link intersects, or websites that link to multiple competitors, to other sites in our niche, or to sites in local markets. You can also use the data about each individual site to figure out…

    Search Engine Landin SEO- 9 readers -
  • 7 Key SEO Activities That Can Now Be Automated

    … Linking I have written in the past about visualizing a site’s pages and links as a graph to facilitate the analysis of a website’s internal linking, which was doable but took a lot of effort. The process required exporting the URLs crawled, then processing them with visualization tools. This has now been made easy by the “Visualizer…

    Search Engine Landin SEO- 61 readers -
  • Tools, Tools Everywhere! Which SEO Tools Are Worth Your Time?

    … not all, such as “search queries”) is also available through Google Analytics. Google now offers the ability to look at Google organic search traffic from the perspective of the query which drove the visit, organic landing pages, country of origin, devices, search type (web, image, and video), and date range (up to the 90 day max) and see that data…

    Stephan Spencer/ Search Engine Landin SEO- 51 readers -