Posts Tagged ‘ Link Building ’

Link-Building: The Bonsai Tree of Online Marketing

Monday, February 18th, 2013

Small Bonsai Tree

Have you ever seen a bonsai tree? That’s what’s contained in our image for today’s blog. What you see when you see a bonsai tree is a tree that is of the exact same type as one of the telephone-pole-sized plants that you know and love, but, well, smaller. There is no breeding which causes this phenomenon, however. How, then, does it happen that a bonsai tree stays so tiny compared to its large relatives? (more…)

Bad Romance: A Bit on Link-Building

Monday, March 12th, 2012

by Nathan S

SEOs and Google (sort of)
A recent blog post on SEOMoz is based on a rather interesting premise: Author Wil Reynolds, an SEO trying his best to be as ethical as Google imagines for its own future, expressing immense frustration about the fact that some of the best (by his estimation) SEO companies in the world are losing out to those who use what he would describe as “less than ethical” practices. Spammy links are, perhaps, the most vehemently attacked practices in the post. (more…)

SEO Red Cards: Factors Which May Lead to Google Penalizing Your Site

Wednesday, August 3rd, 2011

by The RevSEO Team

Copyright © Petersen Ventures LLC

Copyright © Petersen Ventures LLC

Recently we discussed a variety of ineffective, “black hat” SEO techniques which are all-too-commonly used to try and get a quick boost in page rank. While it was explained that such tactics would inevitably result in Google blacklisting the site as spam, we never fully explained what sorts of things Google looks for when it is making that decision. So in this blog, we approach the “black hat” techniques from another point of view. Google is the referee determining which websites are spam, ultimately, and so it is good to know what the referee takes into consideration when keeping or ejecting a website from the SEO game. Here are three factors which could result in a website being marked as spam. (more…)

Link Building Basics

Monday, July 25th, 2011

By the RevTeam Experts

Link Building

To get your website ranked for the most competitive terms, it is necessary to carefully develop a link building strategy. As you will learn, link building is a crucial part of SEO, without which your site will never dominate the search results.

We’ll get into some of the details of how to build quality links on your site, but first we need a flying overview of how link building works. (more…)