How Hidden Text and Links Affect SEO? Is Hiding Content Good or Bad?

Long back, about 10 years ago, hiding text and keywords with CSS wasn’t a strange thing. We could see hundreds of website putting lots of key phrases (keyword stuffing) at footer then. But search engines took serious actions against this and none of those websites could rank with the help of hidden text and content. Some websites, still, follow this … Read More

Hyphen in Domain Name : Good or Bad for SEO?

Choosing a good domain name is very important for every website. A good domain name not only makes a website recognizable but also plays a vital role in SEO. Domain name may contain letters (a-z), numbers (0-9) and hyphen or dash (-). So, of course, hyphen is allowed in domain names. Moreover, a single domain may contain multiple hyphens in … Read More

How to Check How Many Backlinks a Website Has? Trustworthy Tools

Backlinks play a very vital role in increasing the PageRank of every website. PageRank then plays a major role in rankings of that site. It is very essential to check how many backlinks your website has. This will help you to know how your website is doing quality-wise. As a beginner, I started monitoring all the backlinks in Google Webmaster … Read More

Optimal Blog Posting Frequency : How Often Should You be Blogging?

Every blogger thinks what should be his/her blog posting frequency. He/she might also need to consider other factors like quality of the posts, search engine optimization, number of subscribers, overall blog traffic etc. Well, this post might help you deciding how often you should blog. (Image : BasicBlogTips.com) It is important to know what blog posting frequency is. It is also … Read More

How are Ads Above the Fold Problematic? – Ad Heavy Page Penalty

Running so many advertisements on your website? You can be on a risky side. Google has tweaked its algorithm to punish every ad heavy page shown in its search results. It has also told that only 1% of the websites will get affected with this algorithm change. But the whole efforts behind all this are to improve user experiment. An … Read More

HitTail Review : Increase Website Traffic with Long Tail Keyword Tool

Increasing organic traffic is very difficult these days. Every niche has a lot of competition. Surviving in the competition is a big challenge in front of every webmaster. Only long tail keywords can help you increase your website’s organic traffic without worrying about the competition. And HitTail is the best long tail keyword tool available out there. This review covers … Read More

Difference Between DoFollow and NoFollow Links – In Depth SEO Guide

Links are unavoidable part of each and every website. Let those be inbound links or outbound links. Search engine ranking depends on all the links put on that page. The links are mainly of two types – DoFollow and NoFollow. This post clearly explains the difference between DoFollow and NoFollow links. (Image : seocomando.blogspot.com) DoFollow links are nothing but normal … Read More

What are Different Penalties by Google and How to Stay Safe from them?

Ranking #1 in the search engine results pages (SERPs) is every webmaster’s dream. This dream led to Search Engine Optimization (SEO) concept and also SEO firms and consultants. But, it’s never easy to rank #1 in SERPs unless the content is unique, informative, high quality and has lots of backlinks. Some webmasters can go to any level to get their … Read More

Hide Website Content from Search Engines : 11 White and Black Hat Ways

There are several reasons why you need to hide website content from search engines. Some of those are : Website under construction :  It is really inconvenient to index an incomplete website. Improperly working website sometimes may cause very severe problems. So, until the website is not built properly, keeping it hidden from users as well as search engines is … Read More