Google Penguin 3.0 Update // 10/18/2014

When I woke up this morning, not long after heating the coffee-pot up, and preparing my first cup of coffee, I went to check my email as I do every morning.

The only thing different about this morning is, well, my inbox was full of “thank you” emails and “help me” emails.

Business owners who had emailed me, thanking me for helping them recover and others who have been hit, seeking help in getting their site recovered. (more…)

Local SEO For Car Dealers

This post is a submission from a reader of Search Simplicity, and was approved for publication, because it provides great value and interest to our community.
The author’s views are entirely his or her own and may not reflect the views of Search Simplicity.

Have you ever worked in the Automobile Search Engine Optimization industry?

Since 2008 I have reviewed and visually (SEO) audited 21,000+ plus automobile dealer websites.

Does this make me an expert? (more…)

My Thoughts On the Recent PBN Scare

A whole lot has been said since Google dropped the hammer on more spammy site’s recently.

Depending on which blogger you choose to believe, will determine how you currently perceive things and will justify what you choose to blog about next.

Our minds are a very powerful thing.

I believe none of what I hear and none of what I see (read), until I have experimented for myself and come up with my own answers, through my own studies. (more…)

The Businessman’s Playbook to Barnacle SEO

It’s no secret that Google gives big Brands favoritism in their search results.

Brands are what helps Google separate the webs cess pool. I understand why Google favors brands. Do I like it? No.

There for I’ve brainstormed and brainstormed until I’ve finally come up with a way to whoop Google at their own game, using a legitimate strategy.

Sound fun?

As this epidemic increases, low quality site’s, small brands, etc are being pushed off of page one and out of anyone’s visibility.

Is your site no where to be found in Google?

Let’s say you go to Google and perform a random search (Real Estate Broker in Kentucky) and all you see on page one, are big brands like Yelp, Yellowpages, Press Release’s, Youtube video’s, a Google+ page, Facebook page, etc. (more…)

My Small Town Local SEO Business Guide to Big Wins and Steady Profits

Are you sick and tired of not making money through your SEO efforts?

The Small Town Local SEO Business Guide, was built for small town business oriented entrepreneurs, those living in small town’s or those having access to a small town location.

My Small Town Local SEO Business Guide

small town local seo guide

Like all my other SEO guide’s, this guide will teach you new SEO strategies, and arm you with new ideas, that you can start implementing immediately, to start earning a big income online.

Who can use this Small Town Local SEO Guide?

Anyone who’s willing to put in a little work, can use this SEO business guide. (more…)

Stock Trading Lessons Applied To Local SEO Search Phrases

The author’s views below are entirely his or her own and do not reflect the views of Search Simplicity

Can Stock Trading be Applied To Local SEO?

In the world of trading financial instruments, such as stocks, many market participants like to time their entries and exits using charts.

A common phrase used to describe the advanced study of using charts in the financial markets is called “technical analysis“.

The big question is, “What does that have to do with local search engine optimization?!?”

Great question! (more…)

Real Estate Brokers and Realtors® Using IDX/MLS – Dummy Proof Your SEO for 2015

Let’s talk Real Estate SEO today!

I personally manage Search Engine Optimization (SEO) for many successful Real Estate firms, agents and brokers.

Managing Real Estate SEO is a passion of mine, a market that I’ve favored, ever since I started in the SEO industry, years ago.

I’ve noticed an increase in realtors who’ve been implementing IDX/MLS (Internet Data Exchange — http://idxco.com).

IDX helps to add (render) real estate listings, to realtors and brokers website’s.

There’s nothing at all wrong with using IDX (It’s a common practice for realtors and brokers alike) it generates a quality user experience and really helps to get the job done, so to speak. (more…)

Local B2B Search Engine Optimization Using YouTube

If you are looking to get exposure for B2B (business to business) phrases in the search engines, then you may find that using YouTube is a great way to get started.

This is especially true if your current SEO efforts are either just getting started or your website is in the early stages of recovering from a Google penalty.

Since Google owns YouTube, you may be able to bypass some of the “sandbox” time, Panda/Penguin penalties or other situations which may have caused a drop in your rankings. (more…)

The Biggest List of Local Citations

Here you will find the biggest list of local citations, to be found anywhere on the web. I created this list myself, using List.ly. You may have to wait a second for it to properly load. (more…)