How Many Words Should I Have on My Homepage?

How Many Words Should I Have on My Homepage?
Chief Revenue Officer at SEO Company
Industry veteran Timothy Carter is SEO.co’s Chief Revenue Officer. Tim leads all revenue for the company and oversees all customer-facing teams for SEO (search engine optimization) - including sales, marketing & customer success. He has spent more than 20 years in the world of SEO & Digital Marketing leading, building and scaling sales operations, helping companies increase revenue efficiency and drive growth from websites and sales teams. When he's not working, Tim enjoys playing a few rounds of disc golf, running, and spending time with his wife and family on the beach...preferably in Hawaii.

Over the years he's written for publications like Forbes, Entrepreneur, Marketing Land, Search Engine Journal, ReadWrite and other highly respected online publications. Connect with Tim on Linkedin & Twitter.
Timothy Carter

Content length is a matter of concern for both SEO and user experience. You need enough content to register in major search engines, but not so much that you alienate your users or appear to be over-optimizing your pages. Writing too much is a pitfall of some search marketers obsessed with achieving a higher rank; […]

SEO Hacking: The Top 31 White Hat SEO Hacks for 2024

SEO Hacking: The Top 31 White Hat SEO Hacks
Chief Revenue Officer at SEO Company
Industry veteran Timothy Carter is SEO.co’s Chief Revenue Officer. Tim leads all revenue for the company and oversees all customer-facing teams for SEO (search engine optimization) - including sales, marketing & customer success. He has spent more than 20 years in the world of SEO & Digital Marketing leading, building and scaling sales operations, helping companies increase revenue efficiency and drive growth from websites and sales teams. When he's not working, Tim enjoys playing a few rounds of disc golf, running, and spending time with his wife and family on the beach...preferably in Hawaii.

Over the years he's written for publications like Forbes, Entrepreneur, Marketing Land, Search Engine Journal, ReadWrite and other highly respected online publications. Connect with Tim on Linkedin & Twitter.
Timothy Carter

SEO is a duality – there’s good SEO and bad SEO. Bad SEO is considered “black hat” while good SEO is considered “white hat.” In general, what separates black hat tactics from white hat tactics is quality and longevity? Keep in mind, however, that the following “hacks” should only be implemented if first have a […]

Niche Edits: A Guide for Niche Edits in SEO Link Building

a guide for niche edits
Chief Marketing Officer at SEO Company
In his 9+ years as a digital marketer, Sam has worked with countless small businesses and enterprise Fortune 500 companies and organizations including NASDAQ OMX, eBay, Duncan Hines, Drew Barrymore, Washington, DC based law firm Price Benowitz LLP and human rights organization Amnesty International. As a technical SEO strategist, Sam leads all paid and organic operations teams for client SEO services, link building services and white label SEO partnerships. He is a recurring speaker at the Search Marketing Expo conference series and a TEDx Talker. Today he works directly with high-end clients across all verticals to maximize on and off-site SEO ROI through content marketing and link building. Connect with Sam on Linkedin.
Samuel Edwards

Niche edits are one of the most powerful yet easiest link building techniques today, slightly different from the regular back linking approaches. Essentially, niche edit is a process in which a new link is placed or indexed within the old, established content or an existing blog post. This technique has been in practice for ages […]

What is a Link Wheel? Do Link Wheels Still Work for SEO in 2024?

What is a Link Wheel? Do Link Wheels Still Work for SEO
Chief Marketing Officer at SEO Company
In his 9+ years as a digital marketer, Sam has worked with countless small businesses and enterprise Fortune 500 companies and organizations including NASDAQ OMX, eBay, Duncan Hines, Drew Barrymore, Washington, DC based law firm Price Benowitz LLP and human rights organization Amnesty International. As a technical SEO strategist, Sam leads all paid and organic operations teams for client SEO services, link building services and white label SEO partnerships. He is a recurring speaker at the Search Marketing Expo conference series and a TEDx Talker. Today he works directly with high-end clients across all verticals to maximize on and off-site SEO ROI through content marketing and link building. Connect with Sam on Linkedin.
Samuel Edwards

What is a link wheel in SEO? Are link wheels a reliable, sustainable SEO strategy? In short, link wheels have inherent problems, including: You’ll never have enough time or resources to create the high quality backlinks you want Link wheels are limited in their ability to improve your search engine rankings They are expensive in […]

Digital Marketing Trends: 11 Must-Follow Marketing Trends In 2024

Digital Marketing Trends
Chief Revenue Officer at SEO Company
Industry veteran Timothy Carter is SEO.co’s Chief Revenue Officer. Tim leads all revenue for the company and oversees all customer-facing teams for SEO (search engine optimization) - including sales, marketing & customer success. He has spent more than 20 years in the world of SEO & Digital Marketing leading, building and scaling sales operations, helping companies increase revenue efficiency and drive growth from websites and sales teams. When he's not working, Tim enjoys playing a few rounds of disc golf, running, and spending time with his wife and family on the beach...preferably in Hawaii.

Over the years he's written for publications like Forbes, Entrepreneur, Marketing Land, Search Engine Journal, ReadWrite and other highly respected online publications. Connect with Tim on Linkedin & Twitter.
Timothy Carter

The same old digital marketing methods won’t work any longer. Drawing up a well-rounded campaign now requires digital marketers to be more agile and customer-centric when promoting their brand’s offerings online. You need to know which marketing channels work for your business. According to Forrester, customer service interactions via digital avenues are projected to increase by […]

Keyword Stemming: Optimizing Your Site For Proper Keyword Variations

Keyword Stemming: Optimizing Your Site For Proper Keyword Variations
Chief Revenue Officer at SEO Company
Industry veteran Timothy Carter is SEO.co’s Chief Revenue Officer. Tim leads all revenue for the company and oversees all customer-facing teams for SEO (search engine optimization) - including sales, marketing & customer success. He has spent more than 20 years in the world of SEO & Digital Marketing leading, building and scaling sales operations, helping companies increase revenue efficiency and drive growth from websites and sales teams. When he's not working, Tim enjoys playing a few rounds of disc golf, running, and spending time with his wife and family on the beach...preferably in Hawaii.

Over the years he's written for publications like Forbes, Entrepreneur, Marketing Land, Search Engine Journal, ReadWrite and other highly respected online publications. Connect with Tim on Linkedin & Twitter.
Timothy Carter

Keyword stemming is a sub-strategy of keyword research. Keyword research remains one of the most fundamental SEO practices. Keyword stemming allows businesses and marketers to seek the best and most appropriate keyword (KW) sets, enabling their websites to increase organic search engine traffic. But, what is keyword stemming? How does it relate to keyword research? […]

Guest Blogging Services: How to Assess the Quality of Guest Post Services

Guest Blogging Services: Filtering Out Poor Publishers for Guest Posting
VP of Business Development at SEO Company
Ryan Nead is the Vice President of Business Development at search engine optimization services company, SEO.co. Ryan has spent the last 10 years as a digital marketing consultant working with enterprise clients and top brands on digital marketing initiatives that drive digital results. He has worked with brands like Smashburger, Fatburger, PHH Mortgage and Con-Way (now XPO Logistics). He resides in Texas with his wife and three children.
Ryan Nead

Link building for SEO remains a solid long-term strategy for growing search engine rankings and increasing online exposure. Whether via manual link building (e.g. HARO or broken link building), guest posting services or guest blogger outreach services, dozens of link building strategies abound. But how to build backlinks with guest posts that won’t elicit the […]

Negative SEO: Is Negative SEO (aka “Google Bowling”) Still Real in 2024?

Negative SEO: Is Negative SEO (aka “Google Bowling”) Still Real
Chief Marketing Officer at SEO Company
In his 9+ years as a digital marketer, Sam has worked with countless small businesses and enterprise Fortune 500 companies and organizations including NASDAQ OMX, eBay, Duncan Hines, Drew Barrymore, Washington, DC based law firm Price Benowitz LLP and human rights organization Amnesty International. As a technical SEO strategist, Sam leads all paid and organic operations teams for client SEO services, link building services and white label SEO partnerships. He is a recurring speaker at the Search Marketing Expo conference series and a TEDx Talker. Today he works directly with high-end clients across all verticals to maximize on and off-site SEO ROI through content marketing and link building. Connect with Sam on Linkedin.
Samuel Edwards

Negative SEO (aka “Google Bowling”) was once a huge threat to websites and webmasters. As Google has expanded into natural language processing, negative SEO is less of a threat than it once was. Google typically ignores irrelevant and low quality links. But don’t let that make you complacent! While successful negative SEO attacks are VERY […]

Ultimate Guide and Review of Ahrefs for 2024

Ultimate Guide and Review of Ahrefs
Chief Marketing Officer at SEO Company
In his 9+ years as a digital marketer, Sam has worked with countless small businesses and enterprise Fortune 500 companies and organizations including NASDAQ OMX, eBay, Duncan Hines, Drew Barrymore, Washington, DC based law firm Price Benowitz LLP and human rights organization Amnesty International. As a technical SEO strategist, Sam leads all paid and organic operations teams for client SEO services, link building services and white label SEO partnerships. He is a recurring speaker at the Search Marketing Expo conference series and a TEDx Talker. Today he works directly with high-end clients across all verticals to maximize on and off-site SEO ROI through content marketing and link building. Connect with Sam on Linkedin.
Samuel Edwards

Ahrefs is a great tool for SEO professionals. It can be used for keyword research, competitor analysis, and backlink monitoring. However, there are many other tools in the search engine optimization industry that do essentially the same thing as Ahrefs, and sometimes they’re better suited to your individual needs. It really depends on what data […]

SEO 101: An SEO Beginner’s Guide to On-Site & Off-Site SEO

SEO 101: An SEO Beginner’s Guide to On-Site & Off-Site SEO
Chief Marketing Officer at SEO Company
In his 9+ years as a digital marketer, Sam has worked with countless small businesses and enterprise Fortune 500 companies and organizations including NASDAQ OMX, eBay, Duncan Hines, Drew Barrymore, Washington, DC based law firm Price Benowitz LLP and human rights organization Amnesty International. As a technical SEO strategist, Sam leads all paid and organic operations teams for client SEO services, link building services and white label SEO partnerships. He is a recurring speaker at the Search Marketing Expo conference series and a TEDx Talker. Today he works directly with high-end clients across all verticals to maximize on and off-site SEO ROI through content marketing and link building. Connect with Sam on Linkedin.
Samuel Edwards

This SEO guide for beginners is meant to provide high-level SEO basics for SEO newbies. The goal of SEO is to increase your search visibility, which in turn will increase your site traffic. Google (and other search engines) ranks sites based on a combination of two broad categories: relevance and authority. Relevance is how closely […]

Personal Injury Attorney SEO Strategies

Personal Injury Attorney SEO Strategies
Chief Marketing Officer at SEO Company
In his 9+ years as a digital marketer, Sam has worked with countless small businesses and enterprise Fortune 500 companies and organizations including NASDAQ OMX, eBay, Duncan Hines, Drew Barrymore, Washington, DC based law firm Price Benowitz LLP and human rights organization Amnesty International. As a technical SEO strategist, Sam leads all paid and organic operations teams for client SEO services, link building services and white label SEO partnerships. He is a recurring speaker at the Search Marketing Expo conference series and a TEDx Talker. Today he works directly with high-end clients across all verticals to maximize on and off-site SEO ROI through content marketing and link building. Connect with Sam on Linkedin.
Samuel Edwards

Personal injury lawyers face fierce competition in their markets. Search engine optimization or SEO is one of the sure-fire strategies for attorneys to increase their leads and clients. How important is SEO for personal injury attorneys? Consider that ⅓ of Internet searchers only click the first result on Google! SEO matters a lot. Personal injury […]

Should You Be Using a Private Blog Network (PBN) for Link Building in 2024?

Should You Be Using a Private Blog Network (PBN) for Link Building
Chief Marketing Officer at SEO Company
In his 9+ years as a digital marketer, Sam has worked with countless small businesses and enterprise Fortune 500 companies and organizations including NASDAQ OMX, eBay, Duncan Hines, Drew Barrymore, Washington, DC based law firm Price Benowitz LLP and human rights organization Amnesty International. As a technical SEO strategist, Sam leads all paid and organic operations teams for client SEO services, link building services and white label SEO partnerships. He is a recurring speaker at the Search Marketing Expo conference series and a TEDx Talker. Today he works directly with high-end clients across all verticals to maximize on and off-site SEO ROI through content marketing and link building. Connect with Sam on Linkedin.
Samuel Edwards

Private blog networks (PBNs) have been used for years as an SEO strategy. Perhaps you have dabbled in creating one yourself or collaborated (in some cases unawares) with others who own them. Here we’ll discover more about PBNs, including: Definition of a private blog network (PBN) How PBNs are created Pros and Cons of a […]