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    What Website Platform is Best for SEO?

    Hello, this is John Locke from Lockedown Design. Today I want to talk with you for just a minute about what platform you should develop your site on for SEO. There are a lot of options out there and especially in the world of manufacturing and small business that I see people taking. There are a couple options that I’m not a fan of at all and I’ll get into why. The first one is GoDaddy Website Builder. I’m not a fan of this option at all for a couple of reasons. Generally speaking, these sites are not as attractive as some of the higher end sites that are out…

  • Yoast SEO
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    Yoast SEO

    in this session we’re going to be talking about Yoast SEO. SEO stands for search engine optimization and we’re going to be applying it to this article today. before we actually look at the mechanics of Yoast SEO let’s quickly look at the article. we have our title here understanding food label dates and then our h2 header here is understanding what food label dates really mean. here’s a tagline here, is a picture with a caption, we have a few a couple of paragraphs, another h2 header, a bulleted list, another h2 header, we have a pull quote here on the right and some other text before we finish,…

  • 301 redirects for beginners – SEO tutorial
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    301 redirects for beginners – SEO tutorial

    301s can change your life forever — if you’re setting up a new webpage or even a full website — especially if you have a different structure. Maybe you’ve reorganized, or maybe you’re replacing the full site and it’s not practical to use the same URLs, or maybe you’ve moved domains completely — or locked up “typo” domains to make sure accidental misspellings and keystrokes still end up taking users to the right place. 301s are meant to more permanently route traffic to a new location. Not to be confused with 302s which can indicate a temporary relocation of a resource, or 511s™, which are a more modern, slim fit.…

  • What “Mobile Optimized” means, How many search engines, Web Design & SEO Mistakes
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    What “Mobile Optimized” means, How many search engines, Web Design & SEO Mistakes

    Michael Martinez The Google Panda Algorithm scores Websites for quality and has perplexed Web marketers for years. What do we mean by “mobile optimized”? Kent Yunk is Vice President of Roaring Pajamas SEO. He has worked for IBM, Ask, and other companies. Parallax Web design is a trend that creates an artificial 3-D visuality using 2 or more layers. Kent Yunk is the Vice President of Roaring Pajamas SEO. Should we just focus on Google in our Web marketing? Video Website marketers often upload fake videos to YouTube with the hope that people will click through to their Websites. How many search engines are there beyond Google, Bing, and Yahoo?

  • SEO Audits Don’t Come From Free Tools
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    SEO Audits Don’t Come From Free Tools

    Hello, this is John Locke, and today i want to talk with you about why SEO audits from free tools are not that great. So, one of the misconceptions that I run into a lot, especially with people who have tried to do their own SEO in the past, is about SEO audits. What are they? What do they actually entail? The number one source of this confusion: there are a lot of free, or close to free tools, out there that spit out reports. These are usually about two pages long. These smaller SEO audits will hit some of the bullet points of SEO. But there’s a reason why…

  • WebsiteBuilder.com Review & Tutorial
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    WebsiteBuilder.com Review & Tutorial

    You are watching Website Builder Review, brought to you by TheTop10sites. Whatever your vision is for your site, Website Builder has you covered. They claim to have one of the best template designers in the industry so let`s find out what they have to offer. Website Builder has more than 10,000 customizable templates, which can be easily SEO optimized and are all mobile friendly. What about their pricing? You can take advantage of their free monthly plan which includes free hosting. The Personal plan is about 8usd per month and includes domain, hosting and free ad credits. Their most popular plan is their Premium plan. It is 6usd monthly and…

  • SEO Title & Meta Description — SEO tutorial
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    SEO Title & Meta Description — SEO tutorial

    Your title and meta description are what usually show up when your page appears on Google. This is a really important step, because it’s sometimes the only shot you have to grab the attention of those who are searching — and it’s used heavily by Google to determine if your page is relevant enough to show up as a result. So for each page, where do we set our title and meta description? In this lesson, we’re going to cover where to set our title and meta description. Let’s start with Title. Let’s open up our Pages panel. And we’ll click to go into the settings on any page. What…

  • Web.com Website Builder Review & Tutorial
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    Web.com Website Builder Review & Tutorial

    Looking to create a new website, but aren’t sure where to get started? We have you covered. This in-depth review of Web.com will show you why this website builder may be what you’ve been looking for! Let’s get started. Web.com is one of the most affordable website builders on the market. The catch is that it doesn’t offer a free plan. But for beginners, Web.com’s $1.95 is a great place to start and it includes a free domain name, access to an impressive selection of templates as well as stock images. As you see, this plan is pretty basic. So if you’re looking to go beyond simple website building, you…

  • 10 Best Free SEO Tools of 2011
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    10 Best Free SEO Tools of 2011

    Hi, I’m Angelina. And I’m Chris From SkyboxSEO.com And we’re here to tell you the top 10 SEO tools from 2011. Say that seven times fast. That was a tongue twister. It is pretty tough. Number 1 Google Keyword Tool. Google gets up to 60,000 Billion Billion? 60 Billion Billion searches per month. That makes this tool pretty invaluable. Yeah, as a matter of fact, this really helps you to refine your SEO strategy because you can find out how my people are searching for which keywords. Number 2 Website Grader So I’m presuming that this grades your website. It does. It gives you a score from 1-100 on how…