Author Archives: Laura Masty

SEOhaus Explains Correlation between Kate Middleton, PartyPieces.co.uk, and SEO

Carole and Michael Middleton Pay £250,000 for Royal Wedding but gain Traffic to Site as Well

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Panda-monium Continues: What does Google’s Farmer Update mean for SEO Articles?

At this point it’s old news to say that article directories and content farms were slammed, spanked and slapped by the major algorithm change by Google, known internally as The Panda Update and dubbed by the media as The Farmer … Continue reading

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SEO and Link Baiting

This week I would like to talk about the term link baiting. This term has been used in many a forum and many different successful search engine optimization companies incorporating it into their campaigns and seeing dramatic results. Link baiting … Continue reading

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Google’s Top Negative Ranking Factors for SEO

There are probably hundreds of different things that SEO companies can do to improve the rankings on SERPs (Search Engine Results Pages) for their clients.  Unfortunately, there are also hundreds of things they can do to pull those rankings down, … Continue reading

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Writing Good Web Copy for SEO Success

It’s no secret that website visitors and search engines speak different languages, making the writing of Web content tricky. You can’t write solely for the search engines, because visitors will leave your site before they get past the first keystuffed … Continue reading

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Simple Steps to an Effective Press Release for SEO

Every day you have the opportunity to start making use of the Internet and have it work for your website.  One of the easiest and most often overlooked strategies for effective SEO is writing press releases. The difference between search … Continue reading

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Five Black Hat SEO Terms to Add to your Book

In every industry there are good practices and not-so-good, technical terms and basic terminology, and Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is no different.  In fact, there are some industries that have niches with their own unique terminology.  Such is the case … Continue reading

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Why You Need to Trust (and Keep) your SEO Company in a Down Economy

When there is an economic downturn, it is no new fact that the first thing in a company’s budget that is cut is its available marketing spend- usually it is the search engine optimization (SEO) budget that is hammered.  This … Continue reading

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