SEO

Imgur Redesigned: Advanced Image Search for Viral Images and Memes!

Jul 21, 2014 | 882 views | by Ritu Sharma
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Imgur, the popular image hosting service, has updated its search tool to help users identify viral images quickly. The new image tagging, advanced search feature transforms Imgur from just an image uploading and sharing site to a place where users can find the web’s hottest images.

Imgur New Search Tool Imgur Redesigned: Advanced Image Search for Viral Images and Memes!

New Study Reveals 64% of Website Traffic comes from Organic Search!

Jul 14, 2014 | 1,067 views | by Ritu Sharma
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Groupon recently conducted a study to find out 60% of their direct traffic was actually organic search. With this discovery, Conductor updated an earlier study of 310 million visits, suggesting organic search might be responsible for 64% of website traffic. Conductor also relocated 60% of the study’s direct visits to organic search. The original study showed 47% visits were organic search.

Conductor Updated Study New Study Reveals 64% of Website Traffic comes from Organic Search!

Jokes You Will Not Understand Unless You Are an SEO!

Jun 19, 2014 | 1,447 views | by Ritu Sharma
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Let’s admit it, SEOs are pretty empty when it comes to insider jokes and funny knee-slappers. But if you have been in this industry for a long time, you must be aware of all its jargon and those interesting punchlines which only you and your alikes can understand and laugh at.

SkilledUp has created this list of utterly hysterical jokes which will make you laugh like a drain. Read this and bust a gut.

Schema.org Introduces New Actions Vocabulary to Webmasters for Describing their Data and Services!

Apr 19, 2014 | 849 views | by Ritu Sharma
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Schema.org announced (http://blog.schema.org/2014/04/announcing-schemaorg-actions.html) they have introduced a new form of schema called Actions. They referred to the new vocabulary as the “next chapter” of schema.org and structured data on the web. The new Actions vocabulary allows websites to describe the actions they enable and how these actions can be invoked.

Matt Cutts Turns Down Some of the Most Common Myths Related to SEO!

Apr 17, 2014 | 768 views | by Ritu Sharma
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In the latest Webmaster Help video, Matt Cutts, Google's head of Search Spam disapproves some of the common myths related to search engine optimization. The question posed was:

“What are some of the biggest SEO Myths you see still being repeated (either at conferences, or in blogs, etc)”

Infographic of the Week – The New Face of SEO!

Oct 11, 2013 | 3,624 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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If we look at the SEO processes and strategies followed 2 years ago, a drastic change would be apparently visible. While SEO still involves technicalities, it now needs a more creative & marketing oriented approach. On-site optimization is no longer just about targeting specific words but focusing on a winder set of keywords. 

The New Face of SEO Post Panda Penguin cover Infographic of the Week   The New Face of SEO!

Moz Releases 2013 Search Engine Ranking Factors!

Oct 4, 2013 | 2,143 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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Moz has released 2013 Search Engine Ranking Factors, a survey supplemented with real-world correlation data from scientific examination of more than 17,000 keywords search results. The data has been examined by Dr. Matt Peters and his data science team. Moz surveys more than 100 top industry professionals every two years to compile its biennial Search Engine Ranking Factors.

Study Reveals that Promoted Posts by Facebook Pages Don't Effect Organic Results!

Sep 11, 2013 | 1,170 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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Wise Metrics, the Facebook analytics provider has revealed that promoted posts by Facebook pages doesn't have any effect on the organic results in regard to their posts appearing in the user's News Feeds. The conclusion was made after doing a random study of 5000 promoted posts by 1,500 pages.

The organic reach of promoted posts was compared with the past 10 non-promoted posts of those pages and there was hardly any difference.

Searchmetrics Report Reveals the Growing Importance of On-page Factors!

Aug 5, 2013 | 1,047 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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The algorithm updates from Google have made content quality and other on-page factors increasingly important for SEO. These updates are basically aimed at lowering down the presence of spammers and sites that offer bad user experience.

The recent report from Searchmeterics shows how on-page SEO has changed in the period of past one year. The report examines the correlation of several factors with the high Google rankings.

Matt Cutts on Importance of Link Building and Mistakes Being Done by SEOs!

Jul 11, 2013 | 1,366 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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In an interview with Eric Enge at SMX Advanced 2013, Matt Cutts said that he would love to see a world where link builders would first the content or the website and then decide if the site is worthy of a link. At present, link builders are more concerned about getting links, ignoring the quality of the website. 

Here are some major takeaways from the interview: