Now-a-days social media has come out as a giant when it comes to driving traffic but it’s undeniable that SEO is still the most profitable & free way to drive highly targeted traffic to our blogs & websites. After investing about four years of my immortal life online, I had many things to write about as per my experience concerning SEO, & so is this article all about it. There are many guides available here at ShoutMeLoud to bring traffic to your site through search engine, so I wanted to come up with a new term & hence I coined it as Search Engine Value. I wanted to give you a new perspective to look at Search engine which is the present & may be most vital part in future. This term came up as in my business I have learnt that being valuable is best way to excel in work & personal life. Similarly, our blog has to be the valuable resource of the content that people are searching for, in other words, we can call it search engine value … [Read more...] about Search Engine Value: The Not So Secret Mantra for SEO Success
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Some time back Freya shared an interesting article on How to prepare for first client meeting with the help of social-media, where she shared an interesting case study of searching people interest via social-media sites. That was a great case-study done by her, and most of the time when we have to find details of a person, we go to sites like Facebook, Google plus to know about that person. Facebook and Google plus is indeed one of the most popular people search engine, but they are not so perfect, as they are limited to that social-network only. Google is quite useful only when you are searching for someone popular, but if you need to find details of a person who is your next door neighbour or your office-collegaue, there is a nice alternative option. Today I will talk about one such search engine, which is dedicated for finding people. What is Pipl – The people search engine? Whole world knows that Google is the most popular search engine in the world. Still … [Read more...] about Pipl : A Dedicated Search Engine For Finding People Information
Earlier, I talked about how to create Quora blog, and also explained how it will help with your online presence. Now, like every other blogging platform, your Quora blogs could be well optimize for search engines. If you are a brand, it’s a good idea to do search engine optimization of Quora blog, as it will make it more visible on Search engines, and if you can make your Quora blog rank higher, you can use it for passing quality link juice. In this article, I will explain different ways to optimize a Quora blog for Search engines. You can create any number of Quora blog, and it will be a good idea to grab a sub-domain Quora blog, with your brand keyword or your target keyword. For example, for ShoutMeLoud, I have ShoutMeLoud.Quora.com. Read: Subdomain or Sub-directory for addon blogs? Search engine optimization of Quora blog: Before I get started, here are few things which you should know: Quora uses the NOARCHIVE tag, that means your blog will not be cached … [Read more...] about How to Optimize Quora Blogs for Search Engines
One of the best ways to get free, targeted on-demand traffic is by making effective use of SEO. SEO constitutes a major portion of shoutmeloud’s traffic and I also get a good deal of traffic from it. SEO is also very important because of the type of quality traffic you get for it – SEO traffic converts better than most traffic types. This post will be detailing how you can take your blog to the next level of SEO. How to use SEO to dominate Search engines? Playing With Keywords Keywords are the most important element of SEO and I wouldn’t even recommend you to give SEO a trial without first doing a bit of keyword research. It is very important to have researched the keyword you would like to rank for before even registering your domain name because having your keywords in your domain name helps you improve your chances of ranking for the keyword. There are a lot of great tools you can use when trying to do effective keyword research for your blog/website … [Read more...] about How to Dominate The Search Engines With SEO Plan
When ever we talk about search engine optimization, we mostly refer to most used search engines. At the time of writing, Google and Bing are two most popular search engines, and Yahoo search is gearing up. Today, I will be talking about Search engine optimization of your blog on Bing Search, and some of the working ranking factors for Bing Search. Some questions are :- I want to do Search engine optimization for Bing—what should I do? How do I gain top positioning in Bing? How is Bing different in terms of Search engine optimization? What do webmasters need to know and do Search engine optimization? Are there any Secret tips for successful ranking? So I searched about Bing on the web and found some cool factors to do Search engine optimization for Bing, that may be useful for webmasters. Optimizing for Bing is no more different from optimizing for Google. So it is important that you know how to optimize your website for Bing. Now, let me share with you a few tips to get … [Read more...] about How to Optimize Your Blog for Bing Search Engine?
Home » SEO » Top 10 Search Engine Optimization Tips Every Blog Owner Should Know There are many who work hard to get traffic to his or her website, but are not aware of the real approach. Eventually, it’s true that people just have heard about Search engine marketing tips or simply search engine marketing strategies rather than having knowledge about the implementation. Millions of people who run websites and run their own business online rely on SEO. But, many people face difficulties in the marketing strategies they use and by some means are not able to succeed as they expect. No one in the Earth is completely well versed with the working of search engines and the way the marketing strategies carry through at all times. A very important factor is that there are many people that always make an effort to search on World Wide Web just to discover some Search engine optimization tips and tricks believing that those tips might help them get some valuable and … [Read more...] about Top 10 Search Engine Optimization Tips Every Blog Owner Should Know
Home » Blogging » How To Drive Targeted Visitors To Websites Without Search Engine If there’s no search engine, or if search engine no longer able to brings up the search result, then what’s you’re going to do to bring targeted website visitors into your websites? If that happens, that it’s a hard fact indeed. Search engine is an enormous machine to drive potential and profitable website visitors, and it’s targeted. Even so, not necessarily that the search engines as the only way to get people to visit a websites. In this post we’re going to share the other potential techniques to drive targeted traffic into your site without search engine. Paid Advertising Paid advertising in an effective ways to get targeted visitors to your site. With some budget and cost you’ll able to place Ads that linked to your site in the other blog or website those joined in the particular Ad networks. Yes, it requires a budget and expense invested … [Read more...] about How To Drive Targeted Visitors To Websites Without Search Engine
One of the most primary questions that come up time after time on blogosphere and between webmasters is, “why do the search engines is always changing their algorithm sustainable“. In my opinion, the search engines really don’t chop and change their algorithm, really they don’t. They just do one important thing, to deliver the most relevant results to the internet users who use their search engine. In addition, the ranking algorithm which calculates the relevancy and placement of the results ascertained according to the unrevealed factors keeps on changing. Dynamism is the intrinsic attribute of the search engine algorithm. This zing of the algorithm is quite frustrating for the people optimizing the website as they can never be 100% sure that their efforts will reap fruitful results i.e. the rankings and traffic as per their choice. So the question comes up, why the search engines guard their algorithms so closely. The answer is quite simple – they value … [Read more...] about The Truth About Search Engines Algorithm Changing
Whenever we talk about SEO of Wp blogs, WordPress robots.txt file plays a major role in search engine ranking. It helps to block search engine bots to index and crawl important part of our blog. Though, sometimes a wrong configured Robots.txt file can let your presence completely go away from search engines. So, it’s important when you make changes in your robots.txt file, it should be well optimized and should not block access to important part of your blog. There are many misunderstanding regarding indexing and non-indexing of content in Robots.txt and we will look into that aspect also in this article. SEO consists of hundreds of element and one of the essential part of SEO are Robots.txt. This small text file standing at the root of your Website can help in serious optimization of your Website. Most of Webmasters tend to avoid editing Robots.txt file, but it’s not as hard as killing a snake. Anyone with basic knowledge can create and edit his Robots file, and if … [Read more...] about How To Optimize WordPress Robots.txt File For Search Engine Bots
“Error 404 – Page Not Found” – This is one of the most common web errors we see in our day-to-day Internet surfing. We know that error pages offer an obviously negative user experience, but how do they impact search engines? Are 404 pages bad for SEO? Do search engines penalize websites with too many 404 status code pages? In this article, I will look at 404 error pages from the perspective of both users and search engines, and will recommend some of the best practices that one can follow to improve their 404 error pages. 404 errors can happen for multiple reasons. Some of the most common are as follows: You change your permalink or the link structure of your website. (This mostly happens when changing design, or changing permalinks.) You removed content from your website. Somebody linked your website to a misspelled link or to an otherwise incorrect link. When a user or search engine bot requests access to a bad page on a server, web servers usually reply … [Read more...] about How to Deal for Search Engine Optimization?