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John Morrow

Answer Man #15: Keyword Stuffing

Bad SEO There are several shady SEO practices that sadly are still being used and shouldn’t be. Collectively these techniques are often referred to as Black Hat techniques vs. ethical and Google approved techniques which are commonly called …. Wait for it….White hat...

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Answer Man #14: Duplicate Content

Duplicate content is content that appears on the Internet in more than one place – for all practical purposes meaning on more than one website. So, what’s the big deal and why does it matter? It confuses search engines. You don't want to confuse search engines. Why...

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Answer Man #13: Avoid Writing Thin Content

What do you do if your business is in one city, and you service several surrounding cities and towns and want to rank for searches that include the names of those cities and towns? Let me start with what NOT to do. You don’t simply create a list of all those cities...

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The Three Elements of the “Near Me” Search

Let’s talk about the “Near Me” search – probably the most common type of search when looking for a local business. A near me search is when you enter a business category followed by the phrase near me – like “restaurant near me” or “hair salon near me”. Chances are...

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