June 22, 2022
Time Required to Run a Blog

How Much Time and Effort Does It Take to Run a Blog?

Blogging is easy. All you need to do is write some words and throw them on Medium, and you’re good. Right? Blogging is also complicated when you’re competing at the highest level. You need to perform keyword research and topic ideation, competitive analytics, create content, polish and proof that content, […]
June 16, 2022
Blog Posts Rank Better Than Other Pages

FAQ: Why Do Blog Posts Rank Better Than Other Web Pages?

You’ll find all kinds of web pages looking around the internet. When you use a search engine, however, most often, you see one of four things: The homepage of a brand you searched for directly. A product or service page, or order page for said product or service. The landing […]
June 9, 2022
Places to Use Keywords

15 Places to Put Keywords on Your Site Without Over-Optimizing

Keyword usage is one of the core pillars of SEO. When you boil it down, Google’s entire algorithm is about mapping out links between websites and valuing them based on the relevance of their content. That relevance is judged based on keywords. Sure, there’s a lot of complex math and […]
June 1, 2022
Sitemap Error in Search Console

My Sitemap Shows an Error in Search Console: What Can I Do?

You can do a million and one different things to optimize your site’s visibility in the search results pages. Every last one of them requires one thing to happen first, and that one thing is indexation. It doesn’t matter how good your content is, how well-used your keywords are, or […]
May 25, 2022
Design Site for SEO

How to Redesign a Website for SEO (Updated for 2022)

Any time you make a significant change to your website, you will experience some growing pains. Significant shifts in layout, design, structure, organization, or appearance can make both your users and Google confused, if temporarily. People won’t know where to find what they’re looking for, may not be familiar with […]
May 19, 2022
Eat and YMYL

How Google’s E-A-T and YMYL Updates Affect Law Firms

Google pushes algorithm updates constantly. Most of them are minor, affecting fractions of a percent of queries, or just making minor, iterative changes and refinements to the existing processes. Despite the frequency of these updates, they aren’t too disruptive, and most of us don’t even notice them. Sometimes, they push […]
May 12, 2022
Rank in a Highly Competitive NIche

5 SEO Strategies to Rank in a Highly Competitive Niche

In the past, if you were looking to start an online business or blog, one of the most common pieces of advice was to look for an open niche. When the internet was still relatively young, and there were “only” a few million websites instead of the Billion-with-a-B today, it was […]
April 27, 2022
Shopify Products Getting Indexed

Why Your Shopify Products Aren’t Getting Indexed on Google

Shopify is one of the world’s most widely-used platforms for running a web store, so it stands to reason that they would have solved all of the significant SEO issues by now, right? Your main content pages, homepage, and blog index all show up. Your products, though, aren’t indexed much […]
April 13, 2022
Structured Data Warnings Hurting SEO

Can Structured Data Warnings on Search Console Hurt SEO?

Any error on any of your website dashboards means something is wrong. The question is, how high of a priority should it be to fix it? Should you drop everything and solve the problem immediately, or is it something to add to the general checklist of “things to solve eventually”? […]