SEO

Search engine optimization (SEO) requires time and money. Are you putting your efforts into the right places? This column will examine tactics for improving the effectiveness of SEO initiatives, such as Web site structure, link building, and social media marketing, as well as business issues such as selection of an SEO provider, managing your reputation management, and the process that goes into a proper SEO initiative. This column will ultimately help you to determine where you may want to spend your time and/or money so that you are successful in gaining traction in this very dynamic medium.

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5 SEO Strategies That Will Still Work in 2015

Dec 9, 2014 - SEO is not dead, but you will have to do things differently in the coming year. Comments

Chinese Market Data Trends for Baidu and 360

1dec14-gordon-choi-chinese-market-trends-through-data-of-baidu-and-360-homepage-pic Dec 1, 2014 - Analyzing data from China's two biggest search engines is the best way for online marketers to understand Chinese market trends and Chinese search engine user behavior. Comments

The Future of Agency SEO

shutterstock-157139333 Dec 1, 2014 - As SEO continues to mature, new types of engagements and agencies will begin to evolve. Here is a look at four ways the future of SEO could develop. Comments

Parallax Scrolling and SEO: What You Should Know Before Designing a Website

11nov14-parallax-scrolling-navneet-nike-parralax-pic Nov 18, 2014 - Parallax websites look great when done properly, but need to be well structured to maintain search channels, and remain user-friendly. Comments

The Importance of SEO for Mobile

mobile-vs-standard-site Nov 12, 2014 - It's more important than ever to have a mobile-friendly website, especially if you want to rank well in Google's results. Comments

The Importance of Repurposing Content

content-marketing-megaphone Oct 15, 2014 - Repurposing content, meaning changing its format and the audience to which its targeted, can help you maximize your resources and increase the effect of your content marketing efforts. Comments

Navigating the Great Firewall of China

great-firewall-of-china-shutterstock-184555505 Oct 13, 2014 - Just as it was important for those who traded with China in ancient times to understand how to use the Great Wall to their advantage, today's Great Firewall works the same way. Comments

37 SEO Experts Those in the Know Follow

SEO Oct 7, 2014 - Here's a collection of influential tweeters in the SEO world that you should follow in order to stay on top of the latest news, trends, tips, and tricks that will help you succeed in search marketing. Comments

6 Tips for Sequencing Your Marketing Content

content-sequencing Sep 30, 2014 - Sequencing your digital marketing content allows you to lead the consumer through a highly engaged experience with progressively branded messaging, ultimately leading to a purchase or conversion. Comments

Baidu's New Logo Offering Will Enhance SEO

eddie-choi-baidu-new-snippet Sep 28, 2014 - A new logo feature from Baidu will enhance searches, but restricts priority to the homepage only. What will this mean for marketers in China? Comments

Google Authorship: Another Chapter Closes

Google Logo Sep 24, 2014 - Now that Google Authorship is no more, we take a look back at why Google ended the program, what it was supposed to accomplish, and what comes next. Comments

A Beginner’s Guide to Mobile SEO

navneet-kaushal-long-post-mobile-seo-12sept2014-mobile-seo-guide Sep 16, 2014 - SEO site optimization starts with understanding the need for a tailored mobile site. Here are nine essential tips. Comments

Align SEO and Social Marketing Practices Inside Your Company

sales-marketing-alignment Sep 3, 2014 - In today's digital ecosystem, marketers must align their SEO and social marketing practices in order to design an effective overall marketing strategy. Comments

Finding Your SEO Cheerleaders

seo-cheerleaders Sep 2, 2014 - Maximizing the benefits of search engine optimization begins when integrating it across departments. Comments

How Can Brands and Agencies Succeed Together?

two businesspeople shaking hands Aug 22, 2014 - How brands and agencies can collaborate together and succeed is something both have thought about and perhaps struggled with in the past. Market participants discuss how to get the brand-agency relationship right. Comments

Google’s HTTPS Ranking Signal Change – What Does It Mean for You?

https-google Aug 20, 2014 - Google will now use HTTPS as a ranking signal, but what does this mean for digital marketers and do you need to make any changes to your site to adapt to this change? Comments

10 Tips for Designing a Web Page That Looks Great and Ranks High

top-ten-seo-tips-design Aug 18, 2014 - These 10 SEO tips will help you maximize the impact of your website in order to increase engagement among consumers and keep visitors coming back for more. Comments

Common Symptoms Found at a Site Clinic

site-clinic Aug 14, 2014 - During site clinics held at ClickZ Live events in Asia, there are a few common symptoms that arise in flawed websites. If any of these sound familiar, your site may need a "check-up." Comments

Analyzing Competitive SEO Placement and Identifying the Value of SEO Opportunity

SEO in 2014 Jul 23, 2014 - When searching for ways to improve your website or digital campaign, analyzing the effectiveness of your site's SEO can be a good place to start. Here are five attributes that are consistently important in determining your site's page relevancy. Comments

SEO Number Crunching – 5 Great Excel Features

spreadsheet-excel Jul 23, 2014 - Excel includes several features that can be very useful in improving SEOs' efficiency and can also enhance their ability to analyze relevant site performance data. Comments

Should You Still Care About Google Authorship?

googleauthorship-title Jul 23, 2014 - While Google has removed author photos from search results, they are still putting an emphasis on identifying the authoritative, credible, and popular identities on the Web and rewarding them with higher visibility. Comments

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