The Best SEO Tools – 2015 Edition In the blink of an eye, new tools come and go. There are a million out there, and most new and experienced SEOs are always asking - what are the best tools out there? Which tools are definite "must haves" and which should I shelve? 50 Reasons Your Website Deserves to Be Penalized By Google Google’s on an uncompromising mission. It wants to give its users access to accurate information, unique content and the finest writers. It continually tweaks and improves its algorithms so that the best of the web gets the exposure it deserves. Unfortunately, there’s a flipside: a penalty.
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17 Ways to Get De-indexed by Google Imagine this: In a blink of an eye your website vanishes from Google. Trying every variation of your domain name in the search box — but nothing. You, my friend, have been de-indexed from Google. That’s a tragic place to be in. All your hard work gone up in smoke, you are effectively invisible to everyone in the world now. This is exactly the spot that iAcquire found themselves in May 2012 when they were caught up in the Dun and Bradstreet link buying scandal. Keyword Suggestion Tool - Google & Yahoo! Keyword Tool Finding a base set of keywords can only take you so far. Why repeat your laborious keyword research process over and over when you could use a keyword suggestion tool to continually help you find more keywords that directly relate to your ever-growing list? WordStream uses your site’s traffic and conversion data and learns from your decisions in your keyword list to help find the right keywords to suggest for you to include in your campaign. Here we’ll show you the benefits of using website keyword suggestion tools and the process of keyword discovery as a key component in your PPC campaign.
Smarter Internal Linking Hey there SEOmoz readers! This week we are talking about what I like to call "Smarter Internal Linking". Rand mentioned internal linking a few months ago before Penguin even hit, back when we were still calling it the "over-optimization penalty". A few months later, we can see the potential effects that Penguin has had and the factors causing them.