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…)
We all know the importance of backlinks.
They are, in fact, one of the top three search engine ranking factors that Google evaluates when rankings websites.
Therefore, it is safe to say that a website with no backlinks will have an extremely difficult time ranking at the top of the Search Engine Results Pages (SERPs).
However, the bitter truth is that almost nobody is willing to just give free backlinks to a fresh new website, right?
So if you have a brand new website, would do you do? Back in the day, it used to be a lot simpler. When the web wasn’t so crowded, you could simply email influencers in your niche, and they would often just give you free backlinks.
Now, it doesn’t work that way.
Influencers and well-established bloggers get thousands of cold emails every month. You have to be very, very targeted in order to be heard. In this post, we take a look at some proven strategies that will not only help you get heard but also get a few solid backlinks to your brand new website.
For tips on how to build backlinks to a new website without email outreach read our short blog post on how to build backlinks here.