SEO Title Tags: Best Practices, Rules, and Gray Areas

There is a subtle art form to crafting the ideal title tag for a web page. It is the first impression of your website to both users and Google alike. And like any other first impression, if executed poorly, can take some effort to correct. In this post, I want to talk through not only […]

Why Google’s Base Attribution Model isn’t Accurate for B2B

If you run a business with an online presence, you or your marketing agency have most likely analyzed the traffic and user behavior on your site by using Google Analytics. Among the vast and, at times, confusing capabilities of Google Analytics, one of the most useful tools is the ability to create and track goals. […]

Benefits of Bing Places for Business for Industrial B2Bs

Bing Places: A Simple Tool for SEO Success as an Industrial B2B Company When it comes to search engine popularity, Google owns a large majority of the market share and is by far the rule maker in the game. As SEOs, it is our job to play by those rules to help our clients appear […]

Featured Snippets – An SEO Victory

I started to type “Have you ever pulled out your phone and Googled….” but then I stopped myself because this is 2019 and everyone has done this before. If not, I’ll add you to our telephone book list. For those of you savvy technology users who rely on Google for your daily information and go-to […]

Optimizing for Searcher Intent

You’ve spent a lot of time putting powerful SEO techniques into action such as: Implementing links Optimizing for keywords Creating a great combination of internal and external links So you may wonder, why isn’t your site ranking high on Google? Well, a large component you may be missing in your SEO advances is optimizing for […]

Product Schema Benefits in Industrial and B2B Markets

Industrial and Business-to-Business (B2B) markets often find themselves on an uncomfortable playing field. B2C companies have flashy marketing strategies, pretty websites, and seem to get all the glory. B2B is different. These websites can be modern looking, but typically need to focus on functionality above all else since their users are often engineers needing a […]

Understanding the Difference Between Responsive Websites and Sites Optimized for Google’s Mobile-First Indexing

Google rolled out mobile-first indexing in 2018 as part of an effort to prevent issues caused by websites with mobile and desktop versions that were drastically different. The goal was to provide mobile users with search results that are more relevant. Prior to this change, Google used the desktop version of a site for crawling, […]

What Is Local SEO and Is It Something I Should Worry About?

We know that having a website is important for any business, especially with more consumers conducting their searches and shopping online. But that doesn’t mean people aren’t still using local brick-and-mortar services. Whether you’re an auto repair shop or provide specialized services like custom manufacturing, having your pages optimized for local SEO can help you […]

Google’s Latest Algorithm Updates Impact Site Traffic and Image Search Results

On September 27, 2018, Google released a broad core algorithm update that impacted the SERP pages of many websites. Even though Google described it as a small update, marketers noticed that many of their clients’ websites experienced either a sudden spike or drop in site traffic. Then, around October 4,  websites that previously suffered a […]

5 SEO Techniques to Increase your Small Business Traffic

Having an online presence in today’s technology landscape is essential, but it can seem daunting to a small business with an equally small budget. Only 17% of small businesses are actively investing in SEO techniques, meaning the majority are missing out on growth opportunities. While you may think that effective marketing is out of your […]