Video SEO: New tool by Trint helps make spoken words in videos crawlable

June 13 saw the release of a new tool by London-based company Trint which can assist the crawlability and visibility of video content in search engines. The Trint Player has been unveiled at the Global Editors Network Summit in Athens where it will be used to publish video and transcripts Continue Reading

How to make online reviews one of your most powerful SEO weapons Search Engine Watch

Online reviews and SEO have been closely tied together for a long time. That’s common knowledge at this point. According to Moz, online reviews are estimated to make up 10% of the criteria for how Google displays search results. That’s a hefty chunk! The importance of online reviews in today’s Continue Reading

The North Face gets a thumbs down from SEO community after manipulating Google image search results

Last week, outdoor clothing brand The North Face and its ad agency Leo Burnett Tailor Made, came under fire after the agency updated images on Wikipedia pages for popular travel destinations. The efforts were part of a campaign to get The North Face branding at the top of Google image Continue Reading

The SEO metrics that really matter for your business Search Engine Watch

Whether you are a business owner, marketing manager or simply just interested in the world of ecommerce, you may be familiar with how a business can approach SEO. To every person involved, the perception of SEO and its success can vary from a sophisticated technical grasp to a knowledge of Continue Reading

Using Python to recover SEO site traffic (Part three) Search Engine Watch

When you incorporate machine learning techniques to speed up SEO recovery, the results can be amazing. This is the third and last installment from our series on using Python to speed SEO traffic recovery. In part one, I explained how our unique approach, that we call “winners vs losers” helps Continue Reading

How to perfectly balance affiliate marketing and SEO Search Engine Watch

In all my years as an SEO consultant, I can’t begin to count the number of times I saw clients who were struggling to make both SEO and affiliate marketing work for them. When their site rankings dropped, they immediately started blaming it on the affiliate links. Yet what they Continue Reading

Common technical SEO issues and fixes for aggregators and finance brands Search Engine Watch

As most of you know the aggregator market is a competitive one, with the popularity in comparison sites rising. Comparison companies are some of the most well-known and commonly used brands today. With external marketing and advertising efforts at an all-time high, people turn to the world wide web for Continue Reading