Writing by Nick Stamoulis in SEO News
Below you will find our favorite blog posts that are related to SEO, search engine marketing and social media marketing from this past week. Please feel free to visit each, we hope you find them as helpful as we do!
How To Make Sense of Your Social Media Metrics
By: Beth Kanter
Metrics are one thing. Understanding of all of your data is another. Here are some different ways to make sense of your social media data.
How to React to 5 Changing Online Consumer Behaviors
By: Sheridan Orr for Multichannel Merchant
Today’s busy consumer, lost in a sea of information, has little patience for a complicated purchase path. They want their searches to yield exactly the information they need.
Using CTAs to “Direct” Your Website Visitors
By: Daiv Whaley of Fathom
Assuming your site has all the information necessary to convince potential customer to buy, are you getting your visitors to said information appropriately?
Five Critical Attitudes That Boost Social Sharing
By: John Haydon for Razoo
Social sharing is now easier than ever, but getting people to share still feels like pulling teeth. Here are five ways to Boost Social Sharing.
Local Link Building: An Easy Win
By: Jon Ball for Search Engine Watch
How to optimize links for local search by building great national industry links using geo-specific anchor text, and building links from local authorities.
How to Completely Ruin (or Save) Your Website with Redirects
By: Cyrus Shepard of Moz
When done right, 301 redirects can clean up messy architecture.When done wrong, the results can be disastrous.
How to Turn One Idea Into a Bottomless Backlog of Blog Posts
By: Jay Acunzo of HubSpot
Don’t know what to write for your next blog post? Here’s an exercise that will turn your writer’s block to toast.
Twitalytics Arrive: Official Twitter Analytics Released To The Public
By: Greg Finn for Marketing Land
Hidden in the Twitter Ads dropdown, the official analytics tools show data on specific Tweets and follower info. For free.
Google Releases Google Plus Dashboards for Business Pages
By: Jon Parks of Marketing Pilgrim
Google releases a new feature making the process of managing a company’s presence on Google a tad bit easier.
Mobile Messaging Doesn’t Signal The End For Social Networks
By: Liz ONeill of Location3
Many online marketing experts address our desire for direct communication in the social space, but they overlook our eed for indirect communication and content discovery.
These were our favorite SEO, SEM and Social Media blog posts this week. Check back next week for more top posts!