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Jordan Burleson

Beacon Alert: Google’s Penguin Update To Affect 2.3% of U.S. Searches

Over the past few days, Google has rolled out its latest search algorithm update…Penguin 2.0. Google has said on numerous occasions that search engine optimization can be positive and constructive by making pages more accessible and easier to find. However, many sites have been using ‘webspam’ techniques to have their pages rank higher without providing [...] read more »

Richard Rossi

Starting my 12 Step program to WordPress Plug-In Recovery

Like it or not, Hollywood has a tremendous influence over the way we think. It affects the products we buy and the candidates we elect. Look at how many sites deal with the topic of celebrities. Whether you’re an actor or a blogger, if Hollywood has taught us anything its that there are three key [...] read more »

Nicole

How to Improve Your Ecommerce Website

Most companies are in business to make money.  They spend lots of time and funds to create a highly efficient eCommerce website, and then focus on the big picture to create revenue.  However, while focusing on the big picture you should always remember that it’s the small stuff – the little details – that can make or [...] read more »

Jordan Burleson

The Benefits of Site Search

Have you ever searched for something online, clicked a link to a promising website and then you land on a webpage that doesn’t answer your questions? Have you ever navigated to a site that you know had good information but can’t find it through the site’s navigation? Filtering through modern websites can be a hassle [...] read more »

Ashley Agee

9 Point SEO Checklist for Brand New Websites

Here is a checklist I put together for you to use when your setting up a brand new site. The checklist covers 9 things that will help with you with Search Engine Optimization aka SEO. <div align=”center”><a href=”http://blog.beacontechnologies.com/9-point-seo-checklist-for-brand-new-websites/” title=”9 Point SEO Checklist for Brand New Websites”><img src=”http://blog.beacontechnologies.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/02/Checklist-for-new-websites1.jpg” alt=”9 Point SEO Checklist for Brand New Websites” [...] read more »

Jordan Burleson

Getting Google Authorship: A How-To & Advantages Of Being An Author

Everyone wants to leave their mark on the web, get noticed and stand out from the crowd. Most people are on social media, have a personal blog or work with an organization where they publish content they want others to read. Google offers a way for online writers and publishers to get noticed and literally [...] read more »

Richard Rossi

3 Ways You Can Lift Up Your Company’s Local SEO

Sitting in rush hour traffic gives one time to think – sometimes, too much time. We’ve all heard the reasons why small business websites cannot compete with the big brands. We don’t have the huge marketing budgets nor the brand recognition. Big brands dominate the short-tail phrases that generate the bulk of the search volume. [...] read more »

Nicole

The Best Android App for SEO on your Mobile Device

A good digital marketing consultant will leave the office, but will never really stop thinking about the page rank of websites they manage.  Tools from SEOMoz or add-ons like SEO Book’s RankChecker are decent for in the office, but what about when you are on the go? WebRank SEO is not just a cool Chrome plugin. [...] read more »

Richard Rossi

3 Often Overlooked Tasks That Can Help Any Blogger's SEO

Take care of the big things and the little things will take care of themselves. I”ve always lived by the adage. That being the case, I occasionally have to remind myself of some of the seemingly small or routine seo related tasks that require attention. They”re easy to forget but collectively can pay dividends. Optimize [...] read more »

Jeff Pickle

Google on Content and Webspam

Google has published some great tutorials on YouTube. Surprisingly, many of the newest videos don’t have a relatively high number of views despite major press regarding the recent Penguin update and new factors regarding search quality. The videos serve as nice reminders to experts and are very informative for novices. Most importantly, the videos are [...] read more »