21 May What to Expect From Google's SEO Department in 2013

If you’re wondering what’s in store from Google for 2013, the video above shows Matt Cutts giving an elaborate explanation of what to expect. Coming soon is the newest version of the Penguin algorithm, called Penguin 2.0. This update will have serious improvements from the last Penguin 1.0, and we should expect it any day now. The new Penguin will detect black hat SEO, go deeper into the websites, and have a larger impact than the previous updates. Sites should get...

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19 Feb Real Estate Plugins For WordPress Roundup

Since it's real estate marketing month here I'm continuing on with our theme by providing what is hopefully a useful resource. I know a lot of agents utilize Wordpress on their site in whether that be for full IDX integration, or just hosting their blog. It's obviously a CMS that powers Linkbuildr, and just about most of the blogs around the web. Because of that, there is an abundance of ingenious plugins and code hacks to set yourself apart from...

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24 Jan WP Original Source Plugin

We've been having problems with a site scraping out content (onewaylinkbuilder.com), and we're not having any luck contacting them. Their web host won't do anything, we've already resorted to replacing images to naughty ones, but alas no luck.What's even worse, is sometimes the content is outranking our site, and even their blog is showing up in Google Blog Search instead of ours...

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23 Apr BuddyPress (WordPress) Advanced SEO Plugin

I happily use and recommend BuddyPress for any social media venture you might be thinking about. BuddyPress is basically a condom if you will, on top of Wordpress acting much more social that she usually is. The features are endless, the plugins are plenty, and my latest tryout is the BP Advanced SEO plugin by Boris Glumpler. This plugin will handle the day to day on page of your index, archive pages, member pages etc. BP Advanced SEO also allows...

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04 Jan 301 Redirection Management Plugin For WordPress

I've just implemented this awesome plugin across my Wordpress blog network, including Linkbuildr, and I'm in love and no longer worry about the problems I would otherwise face without it. Redirection is a WordPress plugin to manage 301 redirections and keep track of 404 errors which if you have a large site can become a mess. If you ever are migrating a domain, or changing the structure if your website you'll not want to do it without this plugin. I've...

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17 Dec Link Building With Psolenoid.com

I've been researching the new and interesting blog tool called Psolenoid. So what is it? Well it is a tool to link related blog posts at the bottom of your written post. You can define a set of trusted blogs, and works kind of like the related posts plugin I have here at the bottom of my articles. I'm going to be using this on here for a bit and seeing how well it does in terms of traffic. I...

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18 Nov SEO Smart Links WordPress Plugin

I needed a new plugin to handle all my internal link building efforts, and Smart SEO Links does the job just fine. Directing the flow of link juice around your site is important to pass on authority as well direct readers to posts they wouldn't otherwise discover. Another great benefit of using this plugin is never having to copy and paste your affiliate codes all the time which is starting to become a pain in the ass for me....

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22 Aug KeywordLuv WordPress Plugin Review

Now here's another cool Wordpress plugin to help attract quality comments and share some link love. After you read this post you can see this plugin in action right after the CommentLuv section, and you'll see what a nifty and quick hack it is. So basically this plugin separates your name from the anchor text you want to get some link love on. This plugin is compatible with Wordpress 2.2 and up, but if you are not running a...

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19 Aug WordPress Plugins For Link Building

Wordpress has a few great plugins that will help with link building to external resources, but also help build internal links within your blog. Google has recently released official tips for optimizing your link structure on page to improve spidering and indexing. I always like to mention that you send me your links/plugins/advice and I will gladly write about it or add it to the post. Wordpress continues to dominate the blogosphere and as you can tell, is easily...

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