One of the topics which I have discussed in the past is is it worth asking for links while guest posting and there is no doubt, after Penguin and Panda updates, Guest blogging comes out as one of the most lucrative ways to generate high-quality backlinks. From last five months, I have noticed a great increase in the number of guest posts submitted at ShoutMeLoud, and needless to say, almost 40% of such articles are written just for a backlink. Now, I have one simple question to ask you: What makes your Blog and an article directory different if you allow any links via Guest blogging? I have already talked in detail about the same, and you can read about it here: Are you turning your guest blog into Article directory? One major reason I’m discussing this topic, because many of ShoutMeLoud readers allows guest posting on their blog and many of them don’t realize the negative impact of the same. If you are aware of Penguin update, which penalizes sites getting low-quality … [Read more...] about What’s Google View on Guest Blogging for Links & SEO?
Google Plus is one of the most important social networks for any Internet site. With the Google Search Plus Your World feature, whenever you share content on your Google Plus profile or Google Plus page, you will be able to increase the visibility of your article to your Google Plus followers. Until now, there was no way to auto-publish a blog to a Google Plus page automatically, and that was a limitation. With Google Plus buttons you can share content to your Google Plus profile, but for pages you had to do everything manually. Manually sharing content is always a good idea, as you can add your personal comments thus creating more engagement to whatever you share socially, but with the increasing number of social networking sites, automation is our best friend. If you have not created your Google Plus presence, I recommend that you follow the steps in the article noted below, and create a Google Plus page for your website or blog. Once you have created a page, follow the tutorial … [Read more...] about How to Auto Publish Blog Post to Google Plus Page
Anyone can get started with a Google AdWords account today in few minutes. Yes, it is that simple as Google claims these days. Even a homemaker can manage an AdWords account successfully and get customers online. Let’s not intrude on Google’s marketing strategies, eespecially in India in 2012. Once you create an account in AdWords (though just for testing) you will know the complete story. Well, let’s not make a fuss about it. You are a small business owner and you need to ensure better ROI. That’s it. What all you need to know is, with a Gmail account and as little as $5 balance in your AdWords account you can run an advertising campaign. To none of our worries Google made every effort to attract, trap, help and serve businesses with online visibility. Any online business whether small or large can use Google AdWords to its fullest potential. That is probably one of the strongest reasons why AdWords can still make 90% of Google’s total revenue till date. … [Read more...] about How to Optimize Google Adwords Ad Campaign Even in Small Budget
Recently Google updated page rank for all the websites and blogs, and all bloggers wanted to know the factors which can improve their page ranking. Few of the factors are permalinks, keywords, SEO, quality content, apart from all these factors there is one factor which has a high impact on your blog’s Google ranking. This factor is backlinks of your blog. Quality backlinks plays a very important role in getting High Page Rank. It is not easy to have quality backlinks . You will need to have proper strategy and patience to build backlinks and getting good Google Pagerank. Here are few strategies for building backlinks for your blog: Think Quality not Quantity: SEO strategies is all about quality, many bloggers fails in link building just because they think about quantity not quality of backlinks. It is important that you get 10 backlinks from PR4 or above blogs rather than getting 100 backlinks from blogs having PR1 or PR0 Pagerank. Make sure you get PR from same niche website. … [Read more...] about Backlinks Strategies for Getting High Google PageRank
Google may be a synonym for search, but it’s not restricted to that feature alone. If you are not a tech-savvy person then chances are that you are unaware about majority of Google’s products and services. Anyway, how many Google products and services do you use? The common answers will be Gmail, Google+, Drive, Docs, or an Image Search. But Google is well beyond that. Over 1 billion Google Search users. Over 1 billion YouTube users. Over 1 billion Gmail users. Over 1 billion Chrome users. Over 1 bilion Maps users. Over 1 billion Android users. Over 1 billion Google Play Store users. That’s the stats of Google. What are the Top 10 Google Products & Services? If you check Alexa traffic stats of Google.com then you can see that the 10 most popular Google products are Google Search, Mail, Docs, Plus, Drive, Translate, Maps, AdWords, Play Store, and Google News. However, Google is so much beyond that. Google Products & Services That I Use Here is a list of all … [Read more...] about Over 201 Google Products & Services You Probably Don’t Know