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SEO Myths – part 1

  • Post published on 11 Apr 2015 by Marta Gryszko

This time I decided to discuss three SEO Myths that like to be repeated among us. Some of them are rather new but one has been around for a few years and this will be the one I’m gonna start with. I hope you’ll like it and comment on my article. Czytaj całość »

[Prima Aprilis] Google’s planning to count offline mentions in its algorithm

  • Post published on 01 Apr 2015 by Marta Gryszko

Prima Aprilis 😉

Well, that’s interesting. During one of the latest Google+ Hangouts, John Mueller said it’s possible that Google will introduce a new ranking factor into its algorithm – offline mentions found on the Streev View. Barry Schwartz was the first to publish this information right after the meeting.
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My own SEO ranking factors

  • Post published on 18 Sep 2014 by Marta Gryszko

Search Metrics has prepared its SEO Ranking Factors based on the results of their study. They analyzed which factors are common for websites that are found in top 30 in and created an infographic that visualizes those ranking factors which correlate* the most with high ranking and those which don’t tend to be so important. I bet most of you have already read their report, thus I’ll focus on what I think are the most important ranking factors. Czytaj całość »

Link Detox – How to recognize toxic links?

  • Post published on 08 Aug 2013 by Marta Gryszko

Toxic linksAlthough for many months the topic of Google penalties has been discussed, all the time new persons appear who ask – how can I know which links have been considered unnatural? Unfortunately Google is no help, because, in spite of several promises of Google employees, we still do not get their examples in the notification in GWT. Czytaj całość »

7 SEO tests results

  • Post published on 07 Aug 2013 by Marta Gryszko

I’ve just published a presentation with the resuts of 7 tests. I’ve checked in what situations the first link counts rule applies, and when it doesn’t. Also there’s the information about which tags Google ignores in the image link and what happens when you forget to set up the title of the page and leave it blank. Czytaj całość » – rank tracking tool presentation

  • Post published on 30 Jul 2013 by Marta Gryszko

Today I’d like to present a new international rank tracking tool that has been available in Poland since 2011 but was created for private needs long time before. lets you track your SERPs positions online, track or ignore local results in Google and alerts you about significant drops in rankings, number of pages indexed in Google and every change of PR. Wanna know more? homepage Czytaj całość »

SEO Heroes on Search Marketing Day 2013

  • Post published on 28 Jun 2013 by Marta Gryszko

SEO Heroes - Search Marketing Day 2013Yesterday I took part in SEO Heroes on Search Marketing Day that took place in Poznań (Poland). I used streaming online as I wasn’t able to get there this time and I’m really happy I had such an opportunity. I’d like to write about my 3 favourite presentations. Czytaj całość »