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Net neutrality is a hot-button issue lately, and whether it's upheld or not could have real ramifications for the online marketing industry. In this Whiteboard Friday, Rand covers the potential consequences and fallout of losing net neutrality. Be sure to join the ensuing discussion in the comments!
Faceted navigation is great for users, but it negatively impacts SEO with duplicate content, wasted crawl budget, and inefficient use of link equity. Sergey Stefoglo shares how to tackle the issue of faceted nav in a more SEO-friendly way.
If you've been struggling to take the number-one spot in the SERPs for a competitive keyword, take a cue from this case study. Dmitry Dragilev shares his team's 8-step methodology for ranking first in a popular niche.
What's the best way to show local searchers that you're an authority in your niche? You guessed it — through your content. But that can be a pretty vague and overwhelming term; what are some actual ways to make a difference, conversions-wise? Miriam Ellis explains.
Hovering your finger over the big red "launch" button for your new website? Hold off for just a second. From a keyword-to-URL content map to sweeping for crawl errors to setting up proper tracking, today's Whiteboard Friday covers 5 boxes you need to check off before finally setting your site live.
Which meta tags are absolutely necessary, which are dependent on your situation, and which should you absolutely ignore or remove? Kate Morris refreshes her original 2010 post on the subject of meta tags, sharing a few new tips and reiterating what's remained the same over the past 7 years.
Did you miss out on all the fun of MozCon Local? Nothing to fear — the video bundle is here! Catch up on next-level local SEO knowledge from industry leaders with the conference's much-awaited video bundle.
How have local SEO priorities changed, what's the best way to rank in a local pack, and what's the #1 local ranking factor according to the experts? Answers to these questions and more are addressed in the results of the 2017 Local Search Ranking Factors Survey.
By comparing top pages data from multiple sources against one another, you can get some really cool, powerful advanced SEO opportunities in your content and keyword targeting. Rand explains how in this Whiteboard Friday.
Some of the best talks at MozCon each year come from our community speakers—those who're able to make a pitch to grace the stage. This group enjoys the same privileges as the other speakers, including being able to deliver a keynote-style talk, and are always well-received by the audience.
Using the Google Search Console API, you can get up to 5,000 queries at once, apply multiple filters instantly, and run multiple queries quickly and easily. All it takes is a little elbow grease and some practice with Python.