Understanding Bounce Rates and 7 Ways to Lower Them

Bounce rate is an SEO key performance indicator (KPI) that we review with our clients on a regular basis. It’s a metric that can help us understand how people interact with your site and content, and the lower the bounce rate the better. Here’s Google’s definition of bounce rate: A bounce is a single-page session on your […]

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9 KPIs for Tracking SEO Success

Search engine optimization (SEO) success is often measured with key performance indicators (KPIs). Even if you’re an eCommerce or marketplace platform, where performance is mostly tied to revenue and conversions, you must measure how much revenue and conversions are coming from your SEO efforts. Most of our clients have and maintain traditional websites and when […]

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18 Questions Marketing Needs to Ask Sales

It seems that for as long as I’ve been in marketing there has been this divide that exists with the sales, or business development team. That said I started my career in business development and, now that I’m in marketing, I realize we never even thought of the great folks over in the marketing department […]

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What You Need to Know About Meta Descriptions for SEO Success

Way back in 2009, Google announced that they no longer use Meta keywords and description tags as ranking factors, but that doesn’t mean that they should be ignored. We still use the keywords tag as a means of organizing and mapping our keywords to the pages they focus on. And, I could argue (and will) […]

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5 Reasons to Outsource SEO to an Agency

When it comes to search engine optimization – SEO – there’s a lot at stake for most businesses. And yet, we come across many organizations that tell us they’re going to manage it internally. Or, better yet, their neighbor’s son is good at computers and is helping us out. Or, even better yet, they don’t […]

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Save Time – 7 Steps to Fast, Quality Content

Do you ever stare at your computer waiting for a moment of pure genius to strike? Does it take hours or days to come up with one piece of good content? You’re not alone. If we could snap our fingers and make quality content appear, we’d be millionaires. Unfortunately, we don’t have any magical tricks […]

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What the Heck is Good SEO?

The SEO industry and tactics have evolved and changed over the years. Heck, 20 years ago it didn’t even exist! When Google entered the scene in 1998, the game of ranking higher and being indexed began and only in the last decade has stabilization and order began to take root. Even so, good SEO isn’t […]

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