SERP

CTR changes with and without Google Authorship

July 07, 2014
Google recently did a  switch how it serves its search results - this time Google removed photos and circle count from search results. Google used to served photos and displayed circle count info for those authors who had verified their Google Authorship.The switch happened around June 26Th, 2014. And some...

Writing 400 words in a day

June 27, 2014
Today I investigated my blogging habits and found pretty sad scene - In average I'm blogging 200 words (and in some month even less) in a day. And I'm willing to change that.Since October 2013, I ran a Can you blog 365 days in row contest. I have been blogging for about 8 month already, with a 2 day failure. At start...

How to write an article with 2000 and more words

June 26, 2014
Today I found an interesting article showing that Google prefers longer articles than shorter. The article I'm speaking right now is called How to write 2000 word a day.Since I'm using blog contest Can you blog 365 days in row, to boost my online presence and rank high on Google (and other search engines) I started to...

How I got 250 Google Plus followers

June 19, 2014
I have been playing around Google Plus since 2012, or so, I even had created some business pages there. At first I was very excited about Google Plus, but then when I had no return of it, my interest and excitement was gone. How one can get more excitement and return from Google Plus? Simple by having friends/...

How to check Google rankings with Google Spreadsheets

June 13, 2014
In this article I will show, how you can check and track your SERP with Google Spreadsheets.But at first I will tell you a story - More than 3 years ago I started to work on a hobby (but large scale site) dedicated to Georgia. It was built with Drupal, involved Google maps, Feeds parsing (Flickr, Wikipedia and more...

Fat head, chunky middle, long tail

March 12, 2014
Today I asked myself a question - how soon it takes to rank on Google?Based on my experience it could be in average 3-6 month. But I decided to Google this question, and read what other might said, and found a really useful article, where it's simple explained - How long does it take a website to rank on Google?...

My top keywords

March 06, 2014
Today I dig into my keywords list in Google Webmaster to find out what should I optimize next. And found a total crap. Here is my top 25 keywords my blog ranks TOP 10 in Google SERP   Query Impressions Clicks CTR Avg. position   google adsense...

Link exchange - does it still work?

January 27, 2014
Back in 90-ties, and early 2000ds - link exchange was must have SEO strategy.  Mainly used to gain Page Rank and better rankings in Google SERP. But then no-follow attribute was introduced, to stop Page Rank manipulations. I remember these days, when bloggers using WordPress CMS, had a blogroll with friends on it...