The 2019 Layer Cake of Google Ranks

We often discuss here on our blog how a Google rank is more complicated than most think and how important it is to track it correctly.   Many still conceive the Google rank by outdated standards, and as a result end up choosing low-quality SERP trackers that incorrectly track their website progress.   Google has […]

The Magic Marketing Power of Customer Reviews

We all know those shiny review stars that we encounter on the internet, and especially on Google’s SERP. They help us choose a hotel and get the best Bluetooth speaker.   There’s just something very appealing in seeing a row of 4-5 stars and something unattractive about anything with 3 stars or less.   Think […]

Should You Use Clickbait Titles? Pros and Cons

The SEO and marketing gig is a tough racket. There’s plenty of competition, and even if you dwell in a lucrative niche that isn’t teeming with too many players, you still need to get people’s attention.   Here’s the bottom line: you need to be able to entice people to check out your content if […]

How the Notorious Clickbait Title Came to be (+How to Monitor Your Webpage Titles Properly on Google)

The clickbait title. This recurring theme in internet articles (that we’ve sort of gotten used to) seems to be the industry standard in one form or another. Some are posted by honest attention seekers, while others are downright misleading scam bait.   The definition of “clickbait”, according to the Merriam Webster Dictionary: Something (such as […]