Google, You Cannot Be Serious

Google, You Cannot Be Serious Avatar Posted by HubShout1 under Online Marketing
From http://tweakyourbiz.com 471 days ago
Made Hot by: bigmoneyweb on July 13, 2013 10:18 am
Google would have us believe that SEO happens naturally, simply by writing and sharing great content. Those of us who have spent anytime in the SEO trenches, battling for search rankings...we laugh at the notion of natural search optimization.

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Written by lyceum
463 days ago

Ellen Gipko: Game, set and match! I believe in organic search engine marketing. I don't spend time trying to figure out Google's secret sauce or latest "animal crack(er)" update! ;) Thank for setting the record straight, once for all!



Written by tnic17
464 days ago

It's truly understandable why small business get so t/o when it comes to deal with SEO. Just when they think they're getting it another major change happens and they are back in dark.....Love the tennis reference :)



Written by AleksNikolovski
466 days ago

Great Article!

It just seems like Google wants it to keep changing things so that its not easy for those who don't stay up-to-date to get good rankings. It's too bad. But there are companies out there who stay up to date and offer those professional services to help small businesses. The REAL SEO is a great strategy.



Written by JennaJ
469 days ago

Thanks for helping to clear the air for us confused SBOs! Great article and funny.



Written by susana@hubshout.com
470 days ago

Great post Ellen! I love (get it, love) the tennis reference. It just shows how important it is to be doing what is best for customers along the way.



Written by HubShout1
464 days ago

I get it! :)



Written by freelancerenee
470 days ago

Keeping up with all the changes in the SEO industry can be confusing, especially to small businesses (who don't typically have big budgets). I think an important question to always have in mind when creating and promoting content is "What is the value to the end user?" If you have something to say, say it and build it on a foundation of solid research about who your audience is, what they search for and how they search for it. If you are creating crappy content to try to attract search engines, you are wasting your time. Always have the value to your audience in mind.

Thanks, Ellen!



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