21 Local SEO Mistakes

21 Local SEO Mistakes

Local SEO is quickly becoming the way people search. For the past couple of years, Google has been showing local results for many non-localized keywords. In addition, many local searches are being done on mobile devices by people looking to make a purchase in the near future. Moz released data showing that about 7 billion localized searches are performed each month, […]

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State of Marketing and SEO in 2014

State of Marketing and SEO in 2014

A recent study released in the Salesforce 2014 State of Marketing Report indicates that SEO is currently being used by 73 percent of the companies surveyed with an additional 17 percent stating they intend to add SEO to their marketing strategies in 2014. I think we can safely say SEO is not dead or dying. […]

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Entrepreneurship is a tough gig

When I started my business in 2005, I was full of energy. I was so excited to finally be on a path that felt right. I’d always known I was meant to do more than sit in a cubicle farm and make someone else rich. Those early days were full of long, caffeine-fuelled nights, completing […]

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Site Speed as a SEO Ranking Signal (Told You So)

Site Speed as a SEO Ranking Signal (Told You So)

It’s not just our team at Digital MKTG that has repeatedly expressed the importance and benefits of a fast website; Google itself (as well as SEO whipping boy Matt Cutts) has long advocated for a speedier approach to web page loading. As far back as 2009, Google (on its Webmaster Central Blog) wrote on its […]

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