What is Search Engine Optimization (SEO) In 2022?

One area of expertise that I’ve focused my marketing on over the last two decades is search engine optimization (SEO). In recent years, I’ve avoided classifying myself as an SEO consultant, though, because it has some negative connotations with it that I would like to avoid. I’m often in conflict with other SEO professionals because they tend to focus on algorithms over search engine users. I’ll touch base on that later in the article. What

Repuso: Collect, Manage, And Publish Your Customer Reviews & Testimonial Widgets

We assist several local businesses, including a multi-location addiction and recovery chain, a dentist chain, and a couple of home services businesses. When we onboarded these clients, I was honestly shocked, at the number of local companies that do not have the means to solicit, collect, manage, respond to, and publish their customer testimonials and reviews. I will state this unequivocally… if people find your business (consumer or B2B) based on your geographic location, the

Duplicate Content Penalty: The Myth, The Reality, and My Advice

For over a decade, Google has been fighting the myth of the duplicate content penalty. Since I still continue to field questions on it, I thought it would be worth discussing here. First, let’s discuss the verbiage: What Is Duplicate Content? Duplicate content generally refers to substantive blocks of content within or across domains that either completely matches other content or that is appreciably similar. Mostly, this is not deceptive in origin.  Google, Avoid Duplicate

OneUp: Automatically Post To Google My Business From Your RSS Feed

If you’re a local business, it’s critical that you maintain both a website that’s well-optimized as well as a Google My Business Account. The vast majority of search engine users never scroll or navigate to organic results that find your website… they interact with the map pack on the search engine results page (SERP). The map pack is the section of the search engine results page that has the map and business listings around your

SEO Buddy: Your SEO Checklist And Guides To Increasing Your Organic Ranking Visibility

The SEO Checklist by SEO Buddy is your roadmap to every important SEO action you need to take to optimize your website and get more organic traffic. This is a comprehensive package, unlike anything I’ve seen online, incredibly helpful to the average business to help them continuously optimize their sites and maximize their visibility on search. The SEO Checklist Includes The 102-Point SEO Checklist Google Sheet The 102-Point SEO Checklist Web Application The 62 Page