How Do Search Engines Work?

keyboard with the letters H E L P on top of it, symbolizing how do search engines workHow do search engines work, this is what a lot of newbies to the internet and SEO beginners often ask. At the end, the internet and living online is really all about two simple things, people who use the big search engines like Google and Bing to find answers to their questions or solutions to their problems. And websites that want to be found for exactly this.

Now that we know WHY people and websites are online, let’s find out how search engines work connecting the best results on the SERPs (search engine result pages) with a searcher’s query (the search term a search types in the Google search bar for example).

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SEO In Inbound Marketing: How Important Is It For Your Go-To Expert Website?

Andy Crestodina and Dagmar Gatell, talking about the value of SEO in inbound marketing

What’s the real value of SEO in inbound marketing? This was one of the questions that brought Andy and me together in our love for search engine optimization. I met Andy Crestodina, co-founder of Orbit Media, a Chicago web design company, the first time on Twitter. He wrote this great post about the visual elements on your website that bring your visitors away and not deeper into your site. And then I caught one of his live streaming shows “Content Matters” on Blab . He recognized me from my retweets and asked me to join the live show. (more…)

SEO Questions – Submit Your Question about Global Go-To Expert and Authority Positioning

red question mark with golden character on it, symbolizing SEO questionsAre you an entrepreneur and have SEO questions about finding your online niche, positioning yourself as the leader in your industry, passing your competitors, and/or growing your authority?

Ask an SEO consultant, coach, strategist and certified SEO master your question here (any question) about positioning yourself as global go-to expert and authority in your most profitable online niche worldwide. Scroll below to get started.

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Google Verify My Business Issue – How To Get Your Local Page Spam Issue Resolved

beige background with red and black lettering, helping you to figure out how to deal with a google verify your business issueIf you have experienced a Google verify my business issue like your page having been reported as spam page, you are not alone! Many do, but only few find a fast and easy solution. Where there is a will there is a way! We did and wanted to share our best solution below.

But first let’s talk about why it’s great to set up a Google My Business

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Nobody Reads Your Blog Posts – SEO FAQ For Entrepreneurs

bubble with words nobody reads your blog and red question markYou think nobody reads your blog? I hear this statement again and again when I teach my SEO training classes or give one-on-one SEO coaching sessions. Many entrepreneurs think “Nobody reads¬† my blog posts. What sense does it make to create more or to be on the Internet with a website at all?”

Many myths go on regarding to the topic. Some experts say to wait a little bit longer and they will come. Especially if it is a new website. If your website is a few (more…)

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