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Google ask box for seo

Using Google’s “People Also Ask” Box For SEO

By Brock Cooper / August 2, 2018 / 0 Comments

Googles’ search page is using more and more real estate every day. Between the knowledge box, “People Also Searched For”, snippets in the search results and “People Also Ask” box, it’s getting crowded. Everyone knows the importance of getting in the knowledge box and other real estate, but the related questions can be an important tool for SEO. What’s the...

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Money pouring into a computer doing a google search with graphs coming out the other side sloping downward.

Why Isn’t My SEO Working?

By Brock Cooper / July 20, 2018 / 0 Comments

When I talk to potential clients, “Why isn’t my SEO working?” is one of the most common questions I get. Whether they did it themselves or hired it out to someone, the rankings aren’t going up and traffic is stagnant. Website SEO is complex and ever-changing, but there are several reasons why your SEO efforts aren’t paying off. You Haven’t...

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Security Alert

Did Your Website Get Hacked? Google Might Drop You From Its Index!

By Brock Cooper / June 15, 2018 / 0 Comments

You can spend hours on search engine optimization to get your site at the top of the search engines, but one hack can get you dropped like a bad habit. Google’s been cracking down on hacked sites in their search pages, eliminating almost 80 percent of compromised sites in the past year or so, according to Google. Google considers this...

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Magento's big adventure

Magento’s Big Adventure: Adobe Buys Magento for $1.6 Billion

By Brock Cooper / May 24, 2018 / 0 Comments

In “Pee Wee’s Big Adventure,” a tour guide at the Alamo asks “Can you say that with me? Adobe.” If you’re a Magento customer, then you should probably watch that movie because you’ll be saying “Adobe” a lot over the next few years. The mammoth company bought Magento for $1.68 billion putting its customers on their own big adventure. “I’m...

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Google Love Hate

Why Everyone Has A Love-Hate Relationship With Google

By Brock Cooper / May 11, 2018 / 0 Comments

Google is a lot like that boyfriend/ girlfriend you had in college that drove you nuts, stole all your CDs, but you kept going back to again and again. We’re all in a dysfunctional relationship with Google that is a roller coaster ride of emotions as we try to understand the elusive company we can’t live without, yet keeps changing...

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SEO Is No longer About Being Number 1

SEO Is No longer About Being Number 1

By Brock Cooper / April 18, 2018 / 0 Comments

  When I started in this business many many moons ago, the goal of every marketer was the same: get that number 1 spot on Google. The more traffic to your site, the more money you made, but those days are over. SEO has evolved to include far more than just Google results because getting traffic doesn’t always translate to...

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Mobile First

Mobile First Indexing: What You Need To Know

By Brock Cooper / February 23, 2018 / 0 Comments

With more searches coming from mobile devices instead of desktops, Google is setting mobile sites as a priority for search results in a push called Mobile First. It’s not enough to simply have a mobile friendly site anymore. It needs to look and be as good as the desktop version because it’s going to be Google’s go-to for search rankings....

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Mobile Website Devices

Your Website Is Mobile Ready, Great! Don’t Make These Data Mistakes.

By Brock Cooper / February 16, 2018 / 0 Comments

You’ve probably heard the call of the mobile bandwagon telling you the importance of being smartphone friendly and making sure customers can properly use your site. Businesses spent thousands on getting their site mobile ready, but that’s just half the battle. Beware of these common mobile data mistakes. If you haven’t gone fully responsive yet with your website and are...

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Love Your Website

Give Your Website Some Love This Valentine’s Day

By Brock Cooper / February 12, 2018 / 0 Comments

You’ve been together for years. There isn’t a day that goes by that you don’t think of your website. Sure, sometimes the relationship can be a little rocky, but deep down you know you couldn’t live without it. Valentine’s Day is about showing how much you care, so stop ignoring your website and give it the redesign it deserves. Reignite...

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Google Answers Snippet

Google Updating Answer Snippets For Better Accuracy

By Brock Cooper / February 1, 2018 / 0 Comments

You’ve probably typed a question into Google and instead of looking through search results accepted the answer Google provides. See Below. The search mega-giant is upgrading their algorithm to fix serious problems of bias and error in the answers; much of which you may not have even noticed. In the Beginning Google search has been around since 2008. It began...

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