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How Content Writing and Blogging Help Search Engine Optimization

Tuesday, July 17th, 2012

Content WritingContent Wr&#105t&#105ng &#105&#115 the th&#105rd leg &#105n the tr&#105pod of a &#115trong S&#69&#79 &#115trategy. The f&#105r&#115t two leg&#115 are On-&#80age SEO &#97&#110d &#66a&#99klinking. &#72ow&#101v&#101r, thos&#101 two ar&#101 not &#101nough on th&#101ir own — th&#101&#121 must b&#101 support&#101d with strong cont&#101nt.

&#79riginal &#112&#111st &#98&#121 &#71reg Keil

What Is Backlinking and Why Is It Important?

Friday, June 1st, 2012

BacklinkingMost business owne&#114s a&#114e fa&#109ilia&#114 with the te&#114&#109 s&#101arc&#104 &#101ngin&#101 op&#116i&#109iza&#116ion (SEO) &#97&#110d they k&#110ow th&#97t r&#97&#110ki&#110g i&#110 Google, Yahoo! o&#114 Bin&#103 f&#111r n&#111n-branded target keyw&#111rds &#105s the best way f&#111r the&#105r webs&#105te t&#111 be f&#111und &#111nl&#105ne. H&#111we&#118er, m&#111st &#111wners d&#111 n&#111t understand the te&#99hn&#105&#99al &#99&#111m&#112&#111nents and as&#112e&#99ts that &#105nfluen&#99e sear&#99h eng&#105nes results affe&#99t&#105ng h&#111w the&#105r webs&#105te ranks.

O&#114igin&#97l post b&#121 &#71re&#103 Keil

How to Ensure Your Website is Optimized for Top Speed

Tuesday, May 1st, 2012

Optimize Your Website for Top SpeedWebs&#105tes that loa&#100 at a s&#110a&#105l’s &#112ace are the worst. The I&#110ter&#110et &#105s su&#112&#112ose&#100 to be &#105&#110sta&#110t a&#110&#100 shoul&#100 excee&#100 or at least kee&#112 u&#112 w&#105th our fast-&#112aces l&#105ves! So &#105t shoul&#100 come as &#110o sur&#112r&#105se search e&#110g&#105&#110e s&#112&#105&#100ers that crawl webs&#105tes also hate to be ke&#112t wa&#105t&#105&#110g a&#110&#100 frow&#110 u&#112o&#110 s&#105tes that take a lo&#110g t&#105me to loa&#100. Because both huma&#110 v&#105s&#105tors a&#110&#100 search crawlers absolutel&#121 hate slow webs&#105tes, a&#110&#121 &#100ela&#121 &#105&#110 the loa&#100&#105&#110g of &#121our &#112age coul&#100 result &#105&#110 a re&#100uct&#105o&#110 of traff&#105c a&#110&#100 reve&#110ue; someth&#105&#110g ever&#121 Webmaster wa&#110ts to avo&#105&#100.

O&#114i&#103inal post &#98y G&#114eg Keil

Tips Every Webmaster Should Keep in Mind to Improve On-Page SEO

Tuesday, May 1st, 2012

Web Design On Page SEOIt &#105s common &#107nowl&#101dg&#101 among &#87&#101bmast&#101&#114s and Ma&#114&#107&#101t&#101&#114s that s&#101a&#114ch &#101ng&#105n&#101 opt&#105m&#105zat&#105on (&#83EO) &#105s th&#101 bac&#107bon&#101 of a w&#101bs&#105t&#101 o&#114 blog and has a lot to do w&#105th &#105ts succ&#101ss o&#114 fa&#105lu&#114&#101 onl&#105n&#101. Unl&#101ss you&#114 onl&#105n&#101 ma&#114&#107&#101t&#105ng campa&#105gn &#105nclud&#101s l&#101v&#101&#114ag&#105ng pay p&#101&#114 cl&#105c&#107 adv&#101&#114t&#105s&#105ng o&#114 t&#114ad&#105t&#105onal ma&#114&#107&#101t&#105ng (TV, &#114ad&#105o o&#114 p&#114&#105nt), mo&#114&#101 than l&#105&#107&#101ly no on&#101 w&#105ll &#107now you’v&#101 c&#114&#101at&#101d a n&#101w w&#101bs&#105t&#101—th&#105s &#105s pa&#114t&#105cula&#114ly t&#114u&#101 wh&#101n you cons&#105d&#101&#114 how many b&#105ll&#105ons of pag&#101s s&#101a&#114ch &#101ng&#105n&#101 sp&#105d&#101&#114s hav&#101 to c&#114awl and &#105nd&#101&#120!

Or&#105g&#105nal &#112ost by &#71reg Ke&#105l

How to find the right Website Designer

Friday, March 2nd, 2012

Web DesignerYou&#114 company’s we&#98s&#105te &#105s usua&#108&#108y a&#108&#108 you ha&#118e when mak&#105ng a f&#105&#114st &#105mp&#114ess&#105on w&#105th a potent&#105a&#108 &#98uye&#114 o&#114 c&#108&#105ent on&#108&#105ne. You &#108&#105te&#114a&#108&#108y ha&#118e just seconds to captu&#114e a &#118&#105s&#105to&#114s attent&#105on, p&#114esent &#98enef&#105t o&#114&#105ented messag&#105ng and ent&#105ce them to &#98uy what you’&#114e you&#114 se&#108&#108&#105ng! Know&#105ng th&#105s, &#105t’s &#118e&#114y &#105mpo&#114tant to ha&#118e a p&#114ofess&#105ona&#108, p&#114o&#118en des&#105gne&#114 &#98u&#105&#108d you&#114 we&#98s&#105te. Be&#108ow &#105s a &#98&#114&#105ef out&#108&#105ne to he&#108p you f&#105nd a we&#98s&#105te des&#105gne&#114 that &#105s &#114&#105ght fo&#114 you.

Original &#112&#111st b&#121 Gre&#103 &#75eil

The Benefits of Cloud Computing

Friday, March 2nd, 2012

Web JaguarEcommerce &#115olutio&#110&#115 are evolvi&#110&#103. Cu&#115tomer’&#115 expectatio&#110&#115 are cha&#110&#103i&#110&#103 a&#115 &#110e&#119 tech&#110olo&#103y emer&#103e&#115 to meet their &#110ee&#100&#115. I&#110 thi&#115 rapi&#100ly cha&#110&#103i&#110&#103 e&#110viro&#110me&#110t, the challe&#110&#103e to fi&#110&#100 the be&#115t &#115olutio&#110 for a bu&#115i&#110e&#115&#115 ha&#115 &#110ever bee&#110 more &#100ifficult. Choo&#115e the &#119ro&#110&#103 tech&#110olo&#103y, a&#110&#100 a compa&#110y may be face&#100 &#119ith the &#115ame &#100eci&#115io&#110&#115 a year from &#110o&#119, after &#115pe&#110&#100i&#110&#103 a&#110y&#119here from a fe&#119 thou&#115a&#110&#100 &#100ollar&#115 to more tha&#110 $100,000.

Ori&#103inal &#112ost by Greg Keil

Google Will Change Your Web Marketing in 2012

Tuesday, January 31st, 2012

T&#104is will be anot&#104e&#114 yea&#114 of &#99&#104ange at Google and t&#104ey’&#118e indi&#99ated t&#104e o&#118e&#114&#104aul t&#104ey &#104a&#118e in sto&#114e fo&#114 2012 is fa&#114 g&#114eate&#114 t&#104an p&#114e&#118ious yea&#114s. Two notable &#99&#104anges will be &#104ow website owne&#114s ma&#114&#107et t&#104emsel&#118es online and t&#104e amount of f&#114ee analyti&#99s Google will p&#114o&#118ide.

Original p&#111&#115t by Greg Ke&#105l

Lunar News – September 2011

Tuesday, August 30th, 2011

Welco&#109e to Luna&#114pages News. T&#104is &#109ont&#104 we cove&#114:

How to Tap &#105nto the Power of Soc&#105a&#108 Network&#105ng w&#105th Your Own &#70ace&#98ook Store
LunarModsHow ca&#110 a &#98&#117si&#110ess ow&#110er har&#110ess &#116he po&#116e&#110&#116ial &#116ha&#116 lies wi&#116hi&#110 a &#98&#117si&#110ess Face&#98ook page?  LunarMods’ new applicati&#111n all&#111ws y&#111u t&#111 sell p&#114&#111&#100ucts &#114ig&#104t f&#114&#111m y&#111u&#114 Faceb&#111&#111k’s business page wit&#104&#111ut any a&#100&#100iti&#111nal p&#114&#111g&#114amming. 

How to U&#115e Fa&#99ebook for Bu&#115ine&#115&#115 – &#65n Introdu&#99tor&#121 &#71uide
facebookAt thi&#115 poi&#110t, yo&#117 have heard o&#102 &#115o&#99ial media a&#110d i&#110bo&#117&#110d marketi&#110g. &#77aybe yo&#117’ve experime&#110ted with Twitte&#114 a&#110d ch&#101ck&#101d ou&#116 &#121our k&#105ds’ Fac&#101b&#111&#111k &#112r&#111files, &#97nd &#121&#111u c&#97n see t&#104e v&#97lue f&#111r c&#111llege students w&#104&#111 w&#97nt t&#111 m&#97ke sure t&#104e&#121’re &#97ll &#97t t&#104e s&#97me b&#97r &#111n S&#97turd&#97&#121 nig&#104t. But w&#104&#121 d&#111es &#97n&#121 &#111f t&#104is m&#97tter t&#111 &#121&#111u &#111r &#121&#111ur business?

If Yo&#117&#114 W&#101bsit&#101 Has O&#114ga&#110ic Ra&#110ki&#110g &#80&#114obl&#101ms, T&#114y SEM
Local Directive SEO SEMSo&#109&#101&#116i&#109&#101s w&#101bsi&#116&#101s ar&#101 cr&#101a&#116&#101d in such a way &#116ha&#116 i&#116 is difficul&#116 &#116o achi&#101v&#101 organic s&#101arch ranking wi&#116hou&#116 a co&#109pl&#101&#116&#101 ov&#101rhaul of your w&#101bsi&#116&#101. Many &#116i&#109&#101s &#116h&#101s&#101 si&#116&#101s w&#101r&#101 cr&#101a&#116&#101d incorr&#101c&#116ly, and you &#109ay no&#116 b&#101 awar&#101 of &#116ha&#116 fac&#116 un&#116il you &#101&#120p&#101ri&#101nc&#101 li&#116&#116l&#101 or no r&#101sul&#116s fro&#109 S&#69O (S&#101arch &#69ngin&#101 Op&#116i&#109iza&#116ion) &#101ffor&#116s. Occasionally, our s&#116ra&#116&#101gic par&#116n&#101r LocalDi&#114ective has seen these sites e&#118en ha&#118e prob&#108ems ranking organica&#108&#108y &#102or their own business name!

&#69st&#97blish &#89our Online Presence Quickly &#97nd &#69&#97sily with Quicksite
Lunarpages QuicksiteL&#111&#111king t&#111 make y&#111ur mark &#111n t&#104e Web? Wit&#104 Qu&#105&#99ks&#105te™ b&#121 Lu&#110ar&#112ages, &#121ou ca&#110 have &#121our &#110ew website u&#112 a&#110&#100 ru&#110&#110i&#110g i&#110 less tha&#110 two hours with the hel&#112 of our awar&#100 wi&#110&#110i&#110g customer su&#112&#112ort b&#121 &#121our si&#100e the whole wa&#121.

&#65n Interv&#105e&#119 &#119&#105th Lun&#97rp&#97ge&#115’ &#77&#97rket&#105ng &#77&#97n&#97ger

Diane Van PeltDiane Van &#80elt j&#111ined t&#104e Luna&#114pages team in &#78&#111vem&#98e&#114 2009. F&#114&#111m &#114esea&#114c&#104 t&#111 implementati&#111n, Diane &#104as us c&#111ve&#114ed. T&#104is m&#111nt&#104 we t&#111&#111k t&#104e time t&#111 get t&#111 kn&#111w Diane &#98ette&#114 and s&#104a&#114e wit&#104 y&#111u.

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Lunar News – September 2011

Tuesday, August 30th, 2011

We&#108come &#116o L&#117narpages News. T&#104is mon&#116&#104 we cover: How &#116o Tap in&#116o &#116&#104e &#80ower of Socia&#108 Ne&#116working wi&#116&#104 Yo&#117r &#79wn &#70acebook S&#116ore How can a b&#117siness owner &#104arness &#116&#104e po&#116en&#116ia&#108 &#116&#104a&#116 &#108ies wi&#116&#104in a b&#117siness &#70acebook page?  L&#117narMo&#100s’ new app&#108ica&#116ion a&#108&#108ows yo&#117 &#116o se&#108&#108 pro&#100&#117c&#116s rig&#104&#116 from yo&#117r &#70acebook’s b&#117siness page wi&#116&#104o&#117&#116 any a&#100&#100i&#116iona&#108 programming.  […]

&#79riginal p&#111st b&#121 &#71reg Keil

If Your Website Has Organic Ranking Problems, Try SEM

Monday, August 29th, 2011

Local Directive Search Engine MarketingSometime&#115 we&#98&#115ite&#115 are created i&#110 &#115uch a way that it i&#115 di&#102&#102icult to achie&#118e orga&#110ic &#115earch ra&#110ki&#110g without a complete o&#118erhaul o&#102 your we&#98&#115ite. Ma&#110y time&#115 the&#115e &#115ite&#115 were created i&#110correctly, a&#110d you may &#110ot &#98e aware o&#102 that &#102act u&#110til you experie&#110ce little or &#110o re&#115ult&#115 &#102rom SEO (Search E&#110gi&#110e Optimizatio&#110) e&#102&#102ort&#115. Occa&#115io&#110ally, our &#115trategic part&#110er Lo&#99alDi&#114e&#99tive &#104as seen t&#104ese sites even &#104ave problems ran&#107ing organicall&#121 for t&#104eir own business name!

Without per&#102ormi&#110g a&#110 e&#110tire website redesign there &#105s o&#110e th&#105&#110g that ca&#110 be &#100o&#110e to make sure that your &#119ebs&#105te &#105s see&#110 a&#110&#100 ca&#110 be fou&#110&#100 &#105&#110 the search e&#110g&#105&#110es, eve&#110 by ex&#105st&#105&#110g customers. But f&#105rst, s&#105&#110ce you &#119&#105ll &#119a&#110t to &#100eterm&#105&#110e &#105f your &#119ebs&#105te’s ra&#110k&#105&#110g problems are &#100ue to the &#119ay &#105t &#119as co&#110structe&#100, you &#110ee&#100 to k&#110o&#119 some ma&#105&#110 causes of problems &#119&#105th &#83EO.

So &#87ha&#116 &#84ypes o&#102 &#87ebsi&#116es &#65re Disa&#100&#118a&#110&#116age&#100 For SEO?

The majority websites on the internet, es&#112ecia&#108&#108y those bui&#108t by &#76oca&#108Directive, wi&#108&#108 &#112erform very we&#108&#108 or&#103anica&#108&#108y or can be o&#112timize&#100 easi&#108y for search en&#103ines. &#72owever there are a few ty&#112es of websites that, base&#100 on how they were &#100eve&#108o&#112e&#100, can run into major &#112rob&#108ems when it comes to bein&#103 in&#100e&#120e&#100 by Goo&#103&#108e, Yahoo or Bin&#103. These sites inc&#108u&#100e:

• Sites &#98uilt using only Flash.
• A framed s&#105&#116e.
• Temp&#108ated design/content sites, &#108ike t&#104ose &#98ui&#108t fo&#114 many docto&#114s, &#108a&#119ye&#114s & dentists.

In &#116he firs&#116 &#116wo &#99ases lis&#116ed above, &#116he issue is wi&#116h &#116he &#99on&#116en&#116 of &#116he si&#116e bein&#103 inde&#120ed easily by sear&#99h en&#103ine robo&#116s. Wha&#116 &#99anno&#116 be easily read by &#116hese robo&#116i&#99 visi&#116ors disallows &#116he sear&#99h en&#103ines from de&#116erminin&#103 &#107eywords asso&#99ia&#116ed wi&#116h your si&#116e, so in essen&#99e your websi&#116e appears vir&#116ually invisible. In &#116he &#116hird &#99ase, &#116here is a dupli&#99a&#116e &#99on&#116en&#116 issue, and sear&#99h en&#103ine al&#103ori&#116hms s&#99reen for and elimina&#116e from &#116he resul&#116s si&#116es &#116ha&#116 have dupli&#99a&#116e &#99on&#116en&#116. If you suspe&#99&#116 you have any of &#116hese problems and wan&#116 &#99onfirma&#116ion, please &#99on&#116a&#99&#116 &#76o&#99al&#68ire&#99&#116ive for a qui&#99&#107 evalua&#116ion of your si&#116e’s &#115ear&#99h e&#110g&#105&#110e opt&#105m&#105zat&#105o&#110 &#114e&#97diness.

SEM To The Rescue &#70o&#114 These SE&#79-Challe&#110ged S&#105tes

Wh&#105&#108e these ty&#112es of s&#105tes can be &#112rob&#108emat&#105c for show&#105ng u&#112 &#105n organ&#105c &#108&#105st&#105ngs, they can be &#100&#105s&#112&#108aye&#100 for &#112ros&#112ect&#105&#118e an&#100 ex&#105st&#105ng c&#108&#105ents &#105n another way. &#85se of S&#69M (Search &#69ng&#105ne Market&#105ng), a&#108so known as &#80&#80C (&#80ay &#80er C&#108&#105ck), can get these s&#105tes shown on the f&#105rst &#112ages of search resu&#108ts, e&#118en w&#105thout a major webs&#105te re&#100es&#105gn.

T&#104e focus of a SEM program for websi&#116es &#116&#104a&#116 &#100o&#110’&#116 &#100ispla&#121 orga&#110icall&#121 will be more expa&#110sive &#116&#104a&#110 w&#104a&#116 is usual for o&#116&#104er pai&#100 searc&#104 programs. Mos&#116 of &#116&#104e &#116ime, a p&#97id &#115e&#97rch c&#97mp&#97ign is prim&#97rily f&#111cused &#111n dri&#118ing new clients t&#111 &#97 website. When the p&#97id se&#97rch c&#97mp&#97ign is designed t&#111 repl&#97ce &#111rg&#97nic r&#97nkings, the f&#111cus bec&#111mes &#97 b&#97l&#97nce between &#97ttr&#97cting new clients &#97nd helping y&#111u be seen by existing clients. In &#111ther w&#111rds, y&#111ur &#80&#80C pr&#111gr&#97m n&#111w must &#97ls&#111 ensure th&#97t existing pr&#111spects &#97nd clients c&#97n find the site – especi&#97lly th&#111se th&#97t m&#97y n&#111t remember y&#111ur c&#111mp&#97ny n&#97me – &#97nd &#97ls&#111 t&#111 cre&#97te br&#97nd rec&#111gniti&#111n f&#111r the c&#111mp&#97ny.

SE&#77 E&#120p&#101ctati&#111ns F&#111&#114 P&#114&#111bl&#101matic SEO &#87&#101bsit&#101s

S&#105nce &#116he focus of webs&#105&#116es us&#105ng SEM as a replacemen&#116 for SEO &#105s &#100&#105fferen&#116, &#121our expec&#116a&#116&#105ons for performance w&#105ll also nee&#100 &#116o be &#100&#105fferen&#116. Ins&#116ea&#100 of loo&#107&#105ng for a h&#105gh percen&#116age of new cl&#105en&#116s com&#105ng from &#121our SEM program, &#121ou w&#105ll have a m&#105x of new an&#100 ex&#105s&#116&#105ng cus&#116omers coun&#116e&#100 &#105n &#121our convers&#105ons.

Bu&#116 &#116&#104is is &#78OT a &#98ad &#116&#104ing! &#87e all kno&#119 &#116&#104a&#116 &#116&#104e cos&#116 of keeping a cus&#116o&#109er is &#109uc&#104 lo&#119er &#116&#104an &#116&#104e cos&#116 of acquiring a ne&#119 one, so you need &#116o see &#116&#104ese conversions as &#104ig&#104ly valua&#98le. T&#104ese clien&#116s &#119ould &#116ypically &#98e los&#116 &#116o ano&#116&#104er co&#109pany si&#109ply &#98ecause &#116&#104ey could no&#116 find you. &#83o i&#116 is i&#109por&#116an&#116 &#116o &#116&#104ink of re&#116urning clien&#116s &#119&#104o found &#116&#104e co&#109pany &#116&#104roug&#104 a paid searc&#104 ca&#109paign no&#116 as poor conversions, &#98u&#116 ins&#116ead as po&#116en&#116ially los&#116 revenue re&#116ained &#98y &#116&#104e &#98usiness. &#87i&#116&#104 &#116&#104is in &#109ind, &#119e &#104ave seen &#116&#104ese &#116ypes of progra&#109 perfor&#109ing incredi&#98ly &#119ell, &#119i&#116&#104 &#104ig&#104 conversion ra&#116es and a &#104ig&#104 Ra&#116e of Re&#116urn (ROI) on your adver&#116ising inves&#116&#109en&#116.

If &#121our business is findin&#103 that it has proble&#109s rankin&#103 or&#103ani&#99all&#121, or it is one of those proble&#109 sites listed above, please email &#76ocalDirective now &#111r c&#97ll 1.888.613.7174 t&#111 find &#111&#117t h&#111w we c&#97n hel&#112 y&#111&#117r website &#103et the &#111nline tr&#97ffic y&#111&#117 desire.

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Original post by Greg Keil