You may or may not know about it, but the 301-redirect link-building technique is a popular black-hat SEO tactic to push a website’s ranking in the search engine results pages.
Many SEOs have been using this technique with varied results. But now John Mueller has recently confirmed in a Reddit thread that this technique does not work. Moreover, in the long-term, it is very likely to have a negative impact on your site’s health and rankings in the SERPs. (more…)
A consistent amount of traffic is vital for building a profitable and sustainable online business. However, the amount of traffic that your website receives does not always remain the same.
There are almost always some ups and downs.
The key thing, however, is to identify the real reasons why your website traffic might be down so that you can fix it. Without knowing the problem, you cannot take full control of your traffic. And your website’s revenues and sales would be dependent on things that are out of your control.
That’s not a good place to be in.
If you are experiencing any noticeable dips in traffic, here are a few reasons why that could be the case. (more…)
Still using guest blogging for building backlinks?
Although some experts in the online marketing and SEO world now think that guest blogging isn’t an effective technique anymore, we like to believe otherwise.
Guest blogging is still a valid technique to drive traffic, increase exposure, build backlinks, and even kickstart a new business. However, times have changed, and now you have to be much more careful with guest blogging to avoid a Google penalty.
In this blog post, we discuss a few very important tips to remember if you are using guest blogging for link building.
Ready? Let’s begin. (more…)