Category: Natural Search

Google Search Parameters Cheatsheet

http://www.google.com/search?q=search+for+this &as_sitesearch=example.com &as_eq=DO+NOT+include+these &prmd=u Turn off personalization &pws=0 Turn off autocomplete &complete=0 Return 30 results per page &num=30 Limit results by country &cr=countryUS &cr=countryDE Specify Language &lang_en – English &lang_de – Deutsch Simulate Button &btnG=Search Disable ads (simulation so that impressions are not counted, links disabled) &adtest=on Find related sites &as_rq=example.com

The near-term future of SEO is Structured Data

I’ve always said there will always be work for SEOs because the business of Search will never stop evolving AND search will always be important to the natural functioning of the Internet. Therefore it make absolute sense that the near-term future of SEO is Strukturierte Daten or Structured Data. However you choose to call it, Rich Snippets, Schema Tags, etc., the...

How Search Works

Ever wonder how Google Works? Here is Matt Cutts explaining how Google indexes the web and servers up results (SERP) to a search. Today our algorithms rely on more than 200 unique signals, some of which you’d expect, like how often the search terms occur on the webpage… Read More About How Google Works Every day Google answers more than...

Site Authority and What it Means to Search Rank

It is generally accepted that what is called your “site authority” is the #1 contributor to your search rank. There is ever-changing opinion about how site authority is calculated, but almost all SEOs agrees its the biggest piece of the puzzle. What is site authority?  Its a combination of a few things; How long your domain has been registered. How long your domain...

Should I buy that Domain Name from a Squatter?

It is very common to get a mass (spam) email asking if you want to buy a domain name related to your business.  Here’s an example that just came in: Hello ____, my name is Margaret Grady with Fast Moving Domains. autorepairyourcity.com will be listed for sale in the next couple of days. You are one of 50 companies/individuals who...

What is SERP?

A very common question asked 135,000 times a month; What is SERP? Simple the “Search Engine Results Page” – what this business is all about – organic search results. We work to get a website on the 1st page in the 1st position. The #1 spot in the natural search results gets approximately 36% of the clicks. But the fact that the...