Entries by Max

SEO common mistakes: Canonical tag and 301 redirect

One of the most common mistakes in SEO is having a flawed meta content strategy by either misusing or neglecting the canonical tag. As a result, duplicate content for example on your website might hinder your organic growth. There are many free SEO guides and lore to be found, but they don’t always mention the […]

Does your website suffer from cannibalization?

Cannibalization. A horrid human practice prevalent during certain times of historic famine, zombie outbreaks and through tribal ritual. Also a perfectly natural act preformed by certain animal species. But in 2019, something else entirely seems to practice this deplorable act as well – your keywords! It all started on a regular day. Your keywords were […]

Cool voice stats and facts for SEO in 2019 and beyond

If you’ve been following our blog, you know we mention voice search and the importance of including voice search in your SEO strategy. But what are the stats and data that back up the importance and prevalence of voice search? Where is it now and where is it headed? Let’s break down some of the […]

CMS Showdown part 4: Shopify Review

This unique cloud-based CMS is designed specifically for eCommerce and slowly but surely it climbs the ladder of usage to challenge even WooCommerce (WordPress) for dominance in eCommerce-oriented platforms. Shopify did for eCommerce what WP did for blogging and Wix for landing pages – it has made it very possible for people cut down on […]

CMS showdown part 3: Joomla and Drupal

These two CMS are rarely discussed on SEO blogs and are considered a distant competitor to WordPress. But they are both free and open source with a loyal community behind them. So we feel they still deserve a discussion and a post about their attributes and strengths, nonetheless. You might encounter a client who had […]

CMS Showdown part 2: Wix and SquareSpace

About 13 years ago a small startup company from Israel called Wix decided to optimize website builders and make them as user friendly as possible. If you were scouting for website builders back in the day, you probably know how clunky and awkward website builders were. Especially native builders that some hosting services had in […]

7 basic SEO principles to know for voice search

Voice search is a unique factor that influences your SEO potential. For some reason all too many webmasters still ignore this fact, which is why we will breakdown how voice search impacts search, your websites and potential customers.   This article has been a long time coming. We have reached a point in time where […]

Google manual penalty recovery guide

We know you’re an A student of SEO that always attempts to do their best. But there was this one time you were tempted by that shady kid next to the SEO school cooler, to cheat your way to higher positions, using some black hat trickery.   Google was onto you, your ranks suffered, and […]

Google algorithm recovery tips and lore

So, you’re doing great in your SEO endeavors. Your websites rank fairly high for good keywords and organic traffic flows like the chocolate river at Willy Wonka’s factory. But suddenly you wake up to discover a bunch of fat kids were pushed into the river by Oompa Loompas and now the river is clogged, and […]

How much YMYL does your content EAT and is it healthy?

If this sounds like a strange question, that’s because it is. But it might also mean you are unfamiliar with two key acronyms and one of the most important guidelines for high quality content supported by Google.   E-A-T stands for “Expertise, Authority, Trust”   YMYL stands for “Your Money or Your Life“. Basically, all […]