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Explore our SEO blog posts covering topics on Google algorithm updates, ranking factors, onsite and offsite SEO, and search engine optimization best practices.

What Is Apple Business Connect and How Can It Benefit Your Small Business

Technology continues to evolve, and new tools emerge daily with the increased use of mobile devices and applications. Apple is one company that continues to develop tools to help its users access products and services they require from different businesses in...

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How a Quality About Us Page Can Help Boost Your SEO

An “About Us” page on your website can be an incredibly powerful tool for boosting search engine optimization (SEO). Your About Us page provides valuable information about the business that gives customers and visitors necessary insights into the company's mission, values,...

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Voice Search Optimization Tips – How to SEO Optimize for Voice Searches

With voice assistants becoming increasingly popular, voice search is now one of the fastest-growing types of searches. In response, website search engine optimization (SEO) techniques are evolving to incorporate voice search optimization. For help creating an effective voice SEO strategy for...

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5 Google Business Profile (GBP) Optimizations to Boost Your Small Business Website's Rankings

Claiming and optimizing your Google Business Profile (GBP), formerly Google My Business (GMB), is an excellent, free way to increase your small business’ visibility on search engines. A fully optimized GBP allows prospects to quickly find, learn about, and engage with...

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Use Google Business Profile Posts to Attract Customers and Boost Your Visibility on Search Engines

Today, in order for your small business to succeed and keep up with the competition, maintaining an active online presence and pursuing online marketing efforts is critical. Your online marketing assets, such as your website, social media channels, and online business...

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What is Google SpamBrain and How Does It Prevent Spam in Search Engine Result Pages (SERPs)?

Spam is a significant problem in our digital world, ranging from spam emails to spam websites and more. Spam can be malicious, extremely misleading, or simply distracting. When it comes to spam websites in search results, Google has been steadily combating...

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4 Local SEO (Search Engine Optimization) Myths Debunked

Local search engine optimization (SEO) is the process of improving search engine visibility for local businesses such that their websites rank higher for searches that have a local intent - e.g. “coffee shops” or “electrician near me.” Local SEO makes it...

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5 Tips for Creating an Effective FAQ Page

A frequently asked questions (FAQ) page is one of the most critical communication tools on a company's website. FAQ is a crucial component of customer interaction and support strategies. A FAQ page features some of the commonly asked questions by customers...

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Understanding Google’s Helpful Content Algorithm Update

Over the years, Google has been making tremendous efforts toward improving the quality of content and search results received by users. As part of the continuous process, Google rolled out its Helpful Content Update starting on 8/25/22 and ending on 9/9/22....

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What is the Proximity Bias (Factor) in Google Search and How Does It Impact SEO (Search Engine Optimization)

Over the past few years, multiple studies have been released with data that shows anywhere from one-third to 46% of all Google searches have local intent, meaning the searcher is searching for something nearby or in a specific area. When Google...

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6 Alt Text (Alt Tag) Writing Tips to Benefit Readers and SEO

Alt text, short for alternative text and synonymous with alt tag, is a concise textual description of an online image that describes the appearance and provides context as to how the image relates to the rest of the content on the...

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5 SEO Link Building Myths Debunked

Building links pointing to your small business website is beneficial to your search engine optimization (SEO) and the visibility of your small business. However, with the vast amount of misinformation circulating online, it can be difficult to determine what is fact...

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5 Common Local SEO Strategy Mistakes to Avoid

To drive more organic traffic to your small business, it is crucial to implement an effective local search engine optimization (SEO) strategy. However, optimizing for local search is not always the simplest task. Keep reading to discover several local SEO mistakes...

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How Spelling, Grammar, and Overall Writing Quality Can Impact SEO and Credibility

Proper spelling, grammar, and writing technique are the table stakes of high-quality content. When writing content for your small business website, it is crucial to satisfy the search intent of readers. However, it is equally important to demonstrate professionalism and quality...

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How Google Business Profile Reviews are Collected and Filtered for Spam

Have any of your customers submitted reviews on Google but you can't see them? There's a possibility that Google filtered out those reviews from your profile, believing those reviews were spam. The giant search engine has in the recent past been...

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4 Common SEO Copywriting Myths Debunked

When executed well, SEO copywriting can help boost your search engine rankings and lead more traffic to your small business. However, with Google’s everchanging algorithms and the extensive amount of misinformation found online, it can be difficult to separate fact from...

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5 Myths about Online Reputation Management

When it comes to online reputation management, there are numerous myths and misconceptions circling the internet. Some think it's impossible to fix a bad reputation online. Others believe you can buy your way to a good one. To keep your small...

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6 SEO Content Creation Tips for YMYL (Your Money or Your Life) Topics

Creating content for Your Money or Your Life (YMYL) webpages can be daunting for many small business owners, as YMYL pages require a higher level of scrutiny and care since the advice or information provided could impact the quality of readers’...

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Google Business Profile Insights: Are They Accurate?

As a small business owner, creating, claiming, and optimizing your Google Business Profile (formerly known as Google My Business) is an important step in boosting your small business’ search engine rankings. A Google Business Profile offers companies several tools and benefits,...

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Creating Infographics to Build Backlinks and Boost SEO

Infographics are visual formats that help readers absorb a lot of information in an attractive, creative, and exciting way and can liven up even the dullest of content. Additionally, infographics are known for being an effective tool that can communicate complex...

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9 Best Practices for Writing Product and Service Reviews

Publishing high-quality reviews products and services you either sell directly or recommend can offer your small business many benefits, including reducing customer anxiety, increasing customer trust, and boosting your business’ credibility. To help consumers discover your product or service reviews when...

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