Build Your Own Free Backlink Checker Tool With Google Sheets

A step-by-step guide to building a free automated backlink checker and monitor, using nothing but Google Sheets formulas & the official Google Analytics add-on.… Continue reading...


How to Find Low Competition Keywords You Already Rank For (And Blow Them Up!)

Mixing the keyword difficulty tool with the new 100-deep keyword positions TL;DR Search your domain in SEMrush’s new 100-deep keyword database. Filter for keywords on page three and export Open the keyword difficulty tool and paste the list. Filter that list by lowest difficulty and export.… Continue reading...


5 Reasons I’m Rebelling Against List Posts

1. I hate them (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); I see them freaking everywhere. They’re all over everyone’s social media, plastered on every website, and beaten into the ground by every Buzzfeed clone out there. Oversaturation. I immediately tune them out and I can’t be the only one.… Continue reading...


Keyword Eye’s 25 Years of SEO Infographic

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); I saw this infographic while reading Keyword Eye’s blog, and it’s totally awesome. It’s like an illustrated path through the history of the SEO industry, search engines, and the impact of Google changes on everything. Click through to the article for even more good stuff.… Continue reading...


The Blatantly Obvious Guide to White Hat SEO Tactics

Something Something White Hat Tactics (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); I was originally going to call this article How to do White Hat SEO in 3 Easy Steps or 3 Powerful White Hat SEO Tactics some similar lame click-baity thing, and while this is going to be a list of “white hat” things you can do right now, I hope to make it blatantly obvious that I believe the term “white hat SEO” is actually slick marketing speak for something much, much simpler.… Continue reading...