How Speed Affects Your Website SEO [Infographic]

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Keeping customers happy has never been easy, and it’s becoming even more difficult nowadays when people’s attention spans are shrinking by the day. The good news is that you can easily make your customers more satisfied if you do just one little thing: optimize page load time!

It might seem like a few seconds here or there won’t make a huge difference for the big stuff like conversion rates and revenue, but it’s quite the opposite. An improvement of just 1 second can bring you more revenue, higher conversion rates, and better search engine rankings.

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How to Recover from a Google Penalty. Advice from a Former Google Employee

Former Google employee Kaspar Szymanski has just talked about Google spam filters and shared his expertise about how to recover websites from all kinds of Google penalties. Kaspar had been part of the Google Search Quality team for 7 years, where he was the driving force behind global web spam tackling initiatives and the public face spearheading Google’s webmaster outreach and communication efforts.

Let’s proceed to what Kaspar said about manual spam actions, filters, bans and penalties.

Kaspar Szymanski, SEO consultant specializing in Google penalty recovery assistance
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The Google Search Algorithm Matrix: The Timeline of Crucial SEO Updates

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With all the Google search algorithm changes, you will never know when and where your site will appear in Google search results. According to Google’s John Mueller, the search engine giant rolls out hundreds of  SEO updates to its core algorithm throughout the year. Nothing scares more than the unknown. There were times, when we knew menace by sight, we were given a heads up on upcoming updates and knew how to recover from them.  Now Google search is frequently invaded by a legion of search algorithm updates, which are like Agents Smith who keep order within the google search ecosystem by eliminating SEO threats assumed to be coming from humans’ never-ending desire to implement black and grey-hat SEO techniques. Welcome to the Google Search Matrix.

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7 Reasons Why Entrepreneurs Can’t Afford to Ignore SEO

Why SEO is important for entrepreneurs.

Seven very compelling reasons.

When I started my first business at the age of 21, SEO didn’t exist. Or if it did, it certainly wasn’t something entrepreneurs worried about. The pace of business was slower, you waited for contracts to arrive by post, and if you needed to meet with someone in the US, you had to fly there. Now, everything is virtual, immediate, hyperactive, and demanding. Like many entrepreneurs, I’ve had to learn to adapt the way I do business.
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Become a Certified SEO Professional with Our Advanced SEO Training Course

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Advanced SEO training online.

The sea we know as SEO is restless, and it’s not just small ripples on the surface anymore. A big tide is coming! 2017, the promised year of major changes in the Internet marketing, is in full swing and ready to unleash a huge turnabout the likes of which we haven’t seen since Penguin. If SEO is your bread and butter, you should be well aware what I’m talking about: Google’s infamous and long-awaited switch to the mobile-first index.
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