1 year ago

seo | BusinessWired - Business Wire Blog

By Hannah Kelly, Business Wire Paris

The changing face of the news coverage and visibility scene

Its the hottest debate in 2014: SEO for discovery or social sharing for impact?

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2014 started off innocently enough. First Google Hummingbird made major changes regarding news release visibility. Then midway through the year Facebook launched FB Newswire, to increase the visibility of news. Suddenly it was clear. Facebook and Google were directly competing to see which service was more effective at surfacing a story and driving action because of it.

1 year ago

Why Grave Misconceptions About SEO Still Persist


SEO has been around for almost as long as search engines, but attitudes toward the industry and the specific tactics used by SEOs have remained in constant flux since the beginning.

Nevertheless, most of the fundamentals of SEOhave remained consistent. Despite this consistency and the relatively predictable nature of gradual, iterative Google algorithm releases, misconceptions about the strategy still persist.

1 year ago

Why Local SEO Is About to Become Even More Important

Local search engine optimization isnt just about local mom-and-pop shops anymore. Practically any business can take advantage of local SEOs benefits. Since Googles fan-named Pigeon update in 2014, the importance of local SEO has grown, leading many entrepreneurs to focus on their strategy despite going years without considering a local tangent to their inbound marketing campaign. Others, who already practiced regular local optimization strategies, saw the update as an opportunity to increase their efforts even further.

These moves are savvy, because local SEO has risen in importance, but the ride isnt over yet. Over the next few years, I anticipate that local SEO will become even mor

1 year ago

Four SEO Strategies Every Digital Marketer Needs to Understand

When it comes to SEO, there are several different types and the strategy is a little different for each one. To help clarify the differences, I will break them down and include tips on how to leverage each one as part of a digital marketing strategy.

Four SEO Strategies Every Digital Marketer Needs | SEJ

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1 year ago

Why Modern SEO Requires Almost No Technical Expertise

The Internet is complicated. If you think about the innumerable calculations that go into every Google search just to bring you the perfect information for your request, it can almost be overwhelming. Trying to appeal to every line of code in Googles core algorithm to rank higher would be virtually impossible, even for the most advanced programmer.

Fortunately, youre not a Google engineer, and you dont need to be in order to rank higher in search engines. Because the early days of SEO leaned on backend coding tactics and deceptive tricks to get sites ranking higher, theres a modern-day misconception that SEO success can only be achieved through a combination of technical proficiency a

2 years ago

The State of Internet Marketing

The internet has paved the way for so many different new opportunities in collaborating ideas locally and internationally within businesses and organizations throughout the world.

This has given small business owners a great marketing vehicle and advantage to test and promote new products or services.

Ultimately achieving remarkable results in record time.

This current state has now given small business owners a better advantage in competing with larger brand companies and in some cases have put more demand on the them better quality and more value for money.

About Leon Henry : CEO (Webstep)

Role: Enhancing businesses online presents

Providing Company branding, Marketing Strategies, Analytic Research.

Leon has worked with Previous Clients,


London Stock Exchange

Thomson Financial

Cosmos Holidays


Contact Leon.henry@webstep.co.uk

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