Duplicate Content SEO Advice From Google



There is no penalty for ‘duplicate content’ on your website, but Google doesn’t want to rank your ‘copied content’ above the original, either. TLDR – Create unique and original content for your web pages in 2017. In this article, I include references and a link to the latest ‘Google Quality Evaluators Guidelines’ published on March 14, 2017.

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Hobo Technical & Search Audit



A walkthrough of what is included in our professional seo audits in 2017.

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White Label SEO Services



A little bit of information on our white label seo service.

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How To Do Keyword Research FAST with SEMrush Pro in 2017



Keyword research is one of the most important aspects of SEO. But do you know what makes it so significant? Or how to do it in 2017? Or which tools to use? This post is a guide for beginners.

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What Is The Best Screen Size To Design For in 2017?



Is your site prepared for Google’s ‘mobile-first’ index? Here are some notes I have on these search engine rankings changes.

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How Fast Should A Website Load in 2017?



Some notes I keep updated on site speed and how it affects your website rankings in Google.

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Factual SEO: Is Google Censoring Negative Searches about Hillary Clinton?



Is Google censoring autocomplete suggestions for Hillary Clinton?

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Part 2: Does Google Count Anchor Text In Internal Links? Bonus – A Theory About How A ‘Quality Metric’ Might Be Used By Google



ADVICE WARNING – This is part of a series of SEO ranking tests that look at traditional ranking signals and their effects on SERP positions. I would certainly NOT go and implement sitewide changes to your site based on this or recent posts. WAIT for the series to END so you can make a more […]

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New Evidence: Does Google Count Keywords in Anchor Text In Internal Links?



ADVICE WARNING – This is part of a series of SEO ranking tests that look at traditional ranking signals and their effects on SERP positions. I would certainly NOT go and implement sitewide changes to your site based on this or other recent posts. WAIT for the series to END so you can make a […]

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Long Term Test: New Evidence – Does Google Count Keywords in A Url?



TLDR: Yes, it looks like it that having keywords in the URL does affect rankings for individual keyword phrases. —————————– **This is the first in a series of posts where I take a look at test result pages and granular signals that affect Google rankings in 2017. I thought starting with the URL slug was a […]

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