• Deep Down, You Know Why Your Website Isn’t Ranking #1

    In my efforts for the “top spot” (#1 on Google), I do various tasks such as link building, PR, social networking, outreaching, etc. But as we all know obtaining the #1 position takes time if the keyword is worth it. It’s no easy task to prove to Google that their trillion dollar algorithm is wrong a...
  • YouTube “Laundry List” – 20+ Video Promotion Tips

    Not too long ago, I published 15 Video Bookmarketing Sites Worth an SEO’s Time. I pretty much explained which video sites to upload your videos to, which in return could add SEO value to your website and traffic sources. But, let’s get one thing clear now. That list was just a filtered SEO lover’s l...
  • 15 Video Bookmarking/Networking Sites Worth An SEO’s Time

    Here is a list of all the video networks worth an SEO’s time. Not only because some may offer followed links, but because of their popularity, ability to be viral and their chances on the search engines. The followed backlinks are just bonuses from some of the networks. To make it to this list, the...
  • Back Link Building Checklist/Cheatsheet/Guide ‘07/’08

    I was cleaning out some files on my computer and came across my (old) link building checklist that I used late last year and for much of this year.  I currently use a revised version, but I figured it couldn’t hurt to publish this versus deleting it from my computer. It’s not meant to be published....
  • Local SEO Tips PT 4 of 3 – “san diego seo”

    Almost a month ago I created a website called SEO by the Hour. I created this site because I am in the SEO/internet marketing community and I felt the need to possess a website that represented my resume or skill-set. I love my current job and make plenty of money to get by. However I figured it cou...
  • 13 Search Operators for Ultimate Link Building

    Every once in a while and depending on what website I’m working on, I’ll use different search operators to find easy links relevant to the keywords I’m targeting on the SERP’s. There are many search engine query cheat sheets and SEO Blogs that give huge list of search operators to use when doing lin...
  • A Few Backlink Factors I Tend to Think About

    We all can agree that it’s not who has the most links that wins the race, it’s who has best variety of links. Who gave you those links, when did they give you those links and what do those links say about you are factors that really matter when building links to your site. Who:  The link provider sh...
  • Local SEO Tips Pt. 1 of 3 – Creating a Profile

    I have helped a number of websites get on top of Google’s local business results (just above the organic listings) by doing pretty much the same optimization strategies to all of them as I would to a regular web site. This blog post will show you how to create a SEO’d profile that has the best chanc...
  • Permanently Remove Old Deleted AdWords Campaigns (Sike!)

    The other day I decided to ask my Google rep if I could completely delete (old deleted) AdWords campaigns. Here was my question; “Is there a way to delete deleted campaigns for good. Where they wont even show up anywhere in editor or in the AdWords interface. Like completely delete…vanish.” My oldes...
  • 30 Minute Backlinks – Software Submissions

    “30 Minute Backlinks” is a Video tutorial series that teaches you how to create free software and how to use brandable software in order to submit to 1,000′s and 1,000′s of software directories. The concept has been around for quite some time; it’s just always been one of those industry secrets. Act...
  • Link Tunneling Explained – Link Building SEO

    define:link tunneling Get links from all the sites linking to your competitors and from all the sites linking to the sites linking to your competitors. Then if you can’t get links from your top competitors, seek to get links from all the sites your competitors are linking to … Link Tunneling. Here i...