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White Hat SEO Case Study: How To Get a #1 Ranking

White Hat SEO Case Study: How To Get a #1 Ranking
Today you’re going to learn how Emil rocketed his site to the #1 spot in Google. (You’ll also see how he turned this #1 ranking into $100k in monthly recurring revenue) But wait, there’s more 🙂 I’ll ALSO show you how Richard boosted his organic traffic by 348%…in 7 days. And in this post I’ll walk you through the exact white hat SEO strategy that they used, step-by-step. How Emil Used The Skyscraper Technique to Generate 41,992 Pageviews, a #1 Ranking and $100k In Monthly Recurring Revenue Emil’s Skyscraper content went live in April. But he didn’t eat Doritos on his couch and hope that his post hit the first page. Instead, he promoted his post using email outreach (more on that later). And that email outreach directly led to… 41,992 pageviews: 645 social shares: (Including Tweets from peeps with thousands of followers): And most important of all, fistfuls of high-quality backlinks: But that’s just the tip of the iceberg… “Shares and Pageviews are nice and all…but what about the long-term ROI?” How?

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