Tag Archives: Link Building

The Golden Rule for Leveraging SEO from your PR Activities

Over the past few years, SEO and PR have become more and more entwined. Links from good, high quality websites are important for SEO, and PR can really help to get those links, especially in the form of press mentions. I … Continue reading

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HARO Hurrah – A HARO Case Study, Guide & Tips

A few months ago, I finally signed up to HARO (Help A Reporter Out), after hearing good things about it (e.g. it’s listed in Jon Cooper’s mighty Link Building Tactics post) and getting a glimpse into how it worked during … Continue reading

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Google-Friendly Link Building Tactics For Online Sellers: My Online Seller Wales Talk

On Thursday 20th February, I gave a talk at Online Seller Wales, for their Cardiff event (#OSWCardiff) in Porter’s Bar’s cinema room. I’ve spoken in the venue’s cinema room before for my Cardiff Internet talk (and I’ve also spoken on … Continue reading

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Stick Your Fork Elsewhere… Thoughts On Matt Cutts’ “Guest Blogging Is Done” Statement

Yesterday, Google’s Head of Webspam Matt Cutts posted a new blog post containing a very strong statement: “Stick a fork in it: guest blogging is done; it’s just gotten too spammy.” As expected, the SEO industy went nuts on Twitter … Continue reading

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Trolled By An IT Company… My First (& Last) Link Request Attempt By Phone

So I have an… interesting link building story from a few weeks ago… A client of mine is a Cardiff-based IT support company. While seeking out relevant links, I came across the website for a London-based IT support company who … Continue reading

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