Get More Traffic, More Confidence, and More Work Done

Good to see you again! With the Monday Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday, this was a short week on Copyblogger. On Tuesday, Kelton Reid kicked things off with a thoughtful look at impostor syndrome — with clues on how to approach it from different sources, including the famous Turing Test. And on Wednesday, I talked […]

A ‘Big Blog’ Strategy Anyone Can Use for More (and Better) Traffic

Do you get all the traffic you’d like for your site? Do visitors just keep pouring in, letting you meet all of your business goals with ease? Yeah, don’t worry, no one actually says Yes to that question. Getting new people to your site can be tricky, and changes in Google and Facebook algorithms don’t […]

Measuring how offline marketing drives website traffic: The fundamentals

Looking to track your offline marketing campaigns? Contributor John Lincoln walks you through the process and the tools you’ll need to help you determine which offline marketing channels are the most effective. Please visit Marketing Land for the full article. Marketing Land – Internet Marketing News, Strategies & Tips

How to generate links that drive traffic, not just ranking

Links are a crucial element of search engine optimization, and columnist Kevin Rowe believes that long-term SEO success relies on building links that drive real traffic. The post How to generate links that drive traffic, not just ranking appeared first on Search Engine Land. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. Search Engine […]

Any Startup Can Blow Up Their Website Traffic for Free With a Single Blog Post. Here’s Exactly How To Do It

Here’s the situation.  You run a startup. You have a website. And your website has basically no traffic.   Except your mom. (Thanks, mom.) Like any savvy founder, you’re clear on one thing — you need traffic to your website. Somehow, someway, a viable online business requires humans seeing, using, or buying the widget or service […]

The Complete Guide to Direct Traffic in Google Analytics

Posted by tombennet When it comes to direct traffic in Analytics, there are two deeply entrenched misconceptions. The first is that it’s caused almost exclusively by users typing an address into their browser (or clicking on a bookmark). The second is that it’s a Bad Thing, not because it has any overt negative impact on […]

11 Unethical Ways to Increase Traffic to Your Website

We all know the usual ways of increasing traffic to the website. Search engine optimization, pay-per-click advertising, social media sharing, content marketing, and so on. But if you want to really keep your edge, then you have to consider getting a little sneakier with it. We’re going to take a look at some of the […]

A site migration SEO checklist: Don’t lose traffic

Planning a site migration? Columnist Pratik Dholakiya’s helpful guide will ensure that you cover all the SEO bases to make the transition as smooth as possible. The post A site migration SEO checklist: Don’t lose traffic appeared first on Search Engine Land. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. Search Engine Land: News […]

Infographic: How to Create Content That Drives a Lot of Organic Traffic

Wouldn’t it be nice to publish something on your website that will bring in visitors for years to come? Just one blog post or video (or infographic)? It certainly would be. That’s why you need to always ask yourself: What content can I create that people will link to from their website? Is the answer […]

5 Content Promotion Strategies to Drive More Traffic While Writing Less

The prescribed recipe for success in today’s content marketing game looks a little like this: write as many mid-to-high-quality blogs for as many targeted keywords as possible. Write at a breakneck pace, and write your competitors under the table. Challenge the Klingons for interstellar domination. That kind of thing.  It’s all very noisy; and, as […]