Negative SEO: Shit Just Got (Un)Real + MORE

Desktop Search Activity Up 12% YOY In June, 4th Straight Month Of Double-Digit Gains [comScore] – searchengineland.com Desktop search activity continues to rebound, and was up 12 percent year-over-year in June according to the latest comScore qSearch data just out today. ComScore estimates that there were 19.2 billion “core” desktop searches last month. That’s down four percent from the 20 billion…. Continue Reading On searchengineland.com » Negative SEO: Shit Just Got (Un)Real – searchenginepeople.com/blog Imagine a competitor using Google's Panda and Penguin updates against your site. Imagine your rankings crumbling into ashes because someone else has it in for you....

Why You Might Be Losing Rankings to Pages with Fewer Links, Worse Targeting, and Poor Content + MORE

Why You Might Be Losing Rankings to Pages with Fewer Links, Worse Targeting, and Poor Content – seomoz.org/blog Posted by randfish Most of us have a pretty good sense for the best ways to improve our search rankings, including earning links, targeting the people who search for us, and making sure our sites contain high-quality content. Sometimes, though, we get outranked by sites that clearly have work to do in these areas… Continue Reading On seomoz.org/blog » 2013 Search Ranking Factors Survey Results From Moz – searchenginewatch.com/seo Moz has released their 2013 search engine ranking factors, surveying 120 SEO professionals...

Winners of the Website Ideas Contest + MORE

5 Useful Ways To Overcome Writer’s Block – howtomakemyblog.com Writer’s block is a syndrome suffered by most 21st century bloggers, even to those who think they have reached the peak of blogging. Continue Reading On howtomakemyblog.com » Winners of the Website Ideas Contest – dailyblogtips.com A couple of weeks ago I launched a contest where readers needed to comment with an idea for a website they wanted to launch. The prize was a paid-up hosting account for 3 years to develop said website. Below you’ll find the winners and their respective ideas (if you are one of them you’ll receive...

Link Building Survey 2013 – The Results [INFOGRAPHIC] + MORE

The Most Amazing (Content) Marketing Campaign. Ever. – seogadget.com/blog As SEOs turned content marketers, our industry has been looking for ways to create great content that attracts links. If we’re *really* content marketers we need to be thinking more about how to create great campaigns that help businesses get visibility, share their message, launch new assets and build and shape a brand… Continue Reading On seogadget.com/blog » SearchCap: The Day In Search, July 10, 2013 – searchengineland.com Below is what happened in search today, as reported on Search Engine Land and from other places across the Web. From Search Engine...