Is Link Building Useless? These Guys Say So.

This question was asked by Carlos Augusto of Plu.sx.

Please watch this:

They say link building is useless…. Please let me know if they’re full of sh*t.

But how can that be? Who finds the great content in the first place? Maybe the key is that the content has to match some long tail keywords that it on page 1 just by existing. Then from there, enough people find it that somebody links to it, and so on….

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Is UX considered in your opinion a ranking factor on Google? If so, what should we do and how?

Is UX considered in your opinion a ranking factor on Google? If so, what should we do and how?

This question was asked by Luca Tagliaferro.

Oh definitely.

We already know that Google prefers mobile friendly sites over non-mobile friendly ones. That’s really a user experience ranking factor right there. Continue reading “Is UX considered in your opinion a ranking factor on Google? If so, what should we do and how?”

What are the best ways to turn an existing one-time client into a repeat client?

Pack Protocols LLC started out as a Packaging Engineering Consultancy back in 2013. As we began to gain clients, it was noticeable after work was completed, the majority of our clients did not reach out for future work. This outcome could be due to multiple reasons. What are the best ways to turn an existing one-time client into a repeat client?

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Matt Cutts says #NegativeSEO attacks aren’t a big deal, but some of my clients are really getting hit. Not just bad backlinks but bogus Pinterest links too. Thoughts?

Matt Cutts says #NegativeSEO attacks aren’t a big deal, but some of my clients are really getting hit. Not just bad backlinks but bogus Pinterest links too. Thoughts?

This question came from a tweet thread here: https://twitter.com/WinCTheAnalyst/status/957477815628324864

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Biggest question I have now is how to find some good help! I’m growing my client base but I’ve hit the tipping point where the client work is taking time away from me finding the next client.

Today’s question is from Peter Boyle of have-a-word.com.

Peter asks:

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Suppose you have a tiny site, and you’re short of every resource. What should you do to get some traction if you have basically no options?

Today’s question is from Richard Bayston of RBCopywriting.com.

Richard’s question was a bit long for the headline of this post. Here’s the full question:

Suppose you have a tiny site, and you’re short of every resource: time, money, energy. What should you do to get some traction if you have basically no options? If it’s your side hustle or your own business and you spend all your time on client work?

Thanks!

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