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SEO News Roundup for July 2, 2010

July 2nd, 2010 | | SEO News Roundup

You may or may not be familiar with the SEO Fail Blog but, by the title, you can probably guess what it’s about.  In this particular blog post, the SEO Fail Blog is actually featuring it’s own failure.  Check out their 302 Redirect Fail and use their tool to ensure you’re not having the same problem.  Here’s hoping your site is never an SEO Fail Blog feature!

This guest blog at SEOmoz is sure to give you a second-wind on …

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Our Greatest Hits For June 2010

July 1st, 2010 | | Greatest Hits

The page views have spoken! Below we have gathered SEO Boy’s four most visited, and hopefully most valuable, articles from June. Whether you’re a new or long-time subscriber you may have missed these insightful and helpful SEO management tips. Enjoy!

SEO can be a lengthy process; the last thing you want is added time attributed to miscommunication or indecipherable notes. Before you send suggested changes, be prepared for the document to go through the hands of many, all of whom …

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How to Handle Blatant Content Scrapers Who Double as Clients

June 30th, 2010 | | SEO Copy Writing

wow, very impressive to see all these moving partsAt some point in time you’re going to deal with a client who is going to hand you “research” and expect you to spin copy magic from it. It will probably be the fallout of a web project from which the client originally said they will write the copy themselves …

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SEO Panic: When to react

June 29th, 2010 | | Site Review & Analysis

There are times that I have had to compose myself and not fly off the handle. There are things that happen that are more of a damage to pride issue rather than a loss of business issue. There are some signs that you need to start taking your SEO very seriously and figure out what is going on and a plan to fix it.

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A Short But Sweet Guide to Google Webmaster Tools

June 28th, 2010 | | Basic SEO Tips, Nuts & Bolts of Optimization

There are certainly a lot of tools available on the web that can help you trouble shoot your SEO ranking issues. Google Webmaster Tools is one of the first places to start as the online interface provides detailed reports about your site’s visibility on search. For those who may be new to SEO, this guide to Webmaster Tools will point you in the right direction to make your site more search friendly and in turn boosting your rankings. …

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SEO News Roundup for June 25, 2010

June 25th, 2010 | | SEO News Roundup

If you’re anything like me you would love to spend the day on YouTube and call it productive. But alas we live in the real word and we all have work to do and deadlines to meet. However if you haven’t checked out Google’s webmasters tools videos then your missing out on a SEO goldmine of advance. So if you don’t have 10 hours to watch all of the videos or you’re not a over achiever check out this …

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At Least Use an Article Spinner Before You Start Posting the Same Content in Multiple Spots. (Did I Say that?)

June 24th, 2010 | | SEO Copy Writing

I about lost it two days ago. A friend of mine is starting up a blog of his own while at the same time assisting his company in revitalizing their blogging efforts. His blog might have 6 posts at the time of this writing. Their new, new corporate blog might have the same.

Wait, let’s look.

Sorry: the new, new corporate blog has 7 posts.

Anyway, in his haste to promote a good charity event, he rushed to post the event …

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What do you REALLY do when you get a Negative Review

June 23rd, 2010 | | Local SEO, Reputation Management

This isn’t a fad, this is how people shop will continue to shop. Unfortunately, the later a business owner is to the game they miss more opportunities to gain business or prevent people being turned away.

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Using SEO Templates to Simplify Communication

June 21st, 2010 | | Advanced SEO Tips

Unless you’re a one-person SEO shop, there’s a good chance any changes you want to have made to a website have to travel through several people before implementation. You might suggest a copy or meta description change that three people will have to approve or edit (more document back-and-forth) before it even makes its way to the person who can actually implement the change, and whoever implements the copy changes isn’t the same person who implements back-end coding changes. Especially …

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SEO News Roundup for June 18, 2010

June 18th, 2010 | | SEO News Roundup

There are few things that most of us can’t live without. Two of them are Google and caffeine and now you can get both in the same place, sort of. Last week Google announced the full release of the new version of its search engine codename caffeine. There’s been a lot of talk about how this new version of Google Search will affect SEO. While there’s not much data on how caffeine will change the search algorithm, its clear …

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