A Month Without Google

A Month Without Google

Data breaches and individual privacy dominated the headlines of 2018 and 2019, and public trust in Silicon Valley tech companies was and still is at an all time low. Google is one of the most dominant if not the dominant tech company in the United States. As a result, all Americans engage with some of their products. I wanted to […]

LinkedIn Advertising: Who Could Benefit?

LinkedIn Advertising: Who Could Benefit?

Are you looking for a new job? Chances are if you’re a professional, or pre-professional individual interested in entering the workforce, you created a profile on LinkedIn. As of 2020, LinkedIn has over 575 million users with over 260 million active monthly users. Over 150 million of those users live in the United States. While those numbers are impressive, LinkedIn […]

The Three Most Important Tips for Using EAT

The Three Most Important Tips for Using EAT

In 2019, with Google’s dominance of the search engine landscape, SEO really refers to Google optimization. With Google’s latest algorithm update, BERT, it begged the question “can search engine marketers optimize for BERT?” The truth is – no, there’s no way to optimize for BERT. However, search engine marketers can use the EAT formula to create high quality content. What […]

Search Engine Marketing on Bing vs. Google

Search Engine Marketing on Bing vs. Google

Bing is the second most used search engine for searches within the United States. In context, it occupies 1.42% of the entire search engine landscape while Google occupies 94.15%. While Google has been in hot water lately, it still dominates the search market with over 5.6 billion searches done per day. Both Google and Bing are optimized for search engine […]

SEO vs. PPC: Does Mobile Matter?

SEO vs. PPC: Does Mobile Matter?

Is your phone in your hand right now? In your pocket? Are you reading this on your phone screen? It’s no doubt that smartphones changed the way we consume news, media and entertainment. However, has the need for mobile-friendly websites diminished? Will mobile content in SEO hold a candle to PPC and other paid search campaigns? Google Indexing When we […]

Breaking Down the Google SERP

Breaking Down the Google SERP

The Google SERP (search engine results page) has seen changes over the last few years. Ads appear differently and knowledge panels give instant answers. A website’s ranking within the SERP could impact CTR and organic traffic. However, will organic ranking alone be enough to generate traffic? Today’s Google SERP reveals the answer. “Above the Fold” “Above the fold” is a […]