Google Search Tips

Keyword in H2, H3 Tags

GOOGLE SAYS: "H2, H3 tags are a weak signal, but relevant..."   First off, what is a 'keyword?' As pertaining to SEO (Search Engine Optimization); 'A keyword is a specific term, word or phrase that is used in search engines to bring up results.' OK, so how...

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Domain Age and Google Ranking

SEO MYTH: The older your domain, the higher your Google ranking. Regardless of what you read on many so-called SEO sites, nothing could be further from the truth. Before you rush off and pay big bucks for an "aged domain" think about this: Firstly, Google...

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Affiliate Links and Google

Don't Be A "Thin Affiliate": Affiliate links themselves probably won’t hurt your rankings. But if you have too many, Google’s algorithm may pay closer attention to other quality signals to make sure you’re not a “thin affiliate site“. What's a "Thin...

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Google’s Ranking Factors

GOOGLE'S RANKING FACTORS DEMYSTIFIED: Google reportedly has some 200 "factors" within their proprietary super stealth search algorithm which decides, among other things, how to rank/display your site in its search. OK. What the heck is an algorithm? As...

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