We’re kicking off the new year with a fresh AWR update that includes a new Organic CTR report, cool new search engines and a set of metric fine-tunings, that we’ll go through in this article. These updates will impact particular types of AWR users, so make sure to read on if any of these cases … Continue reading "Updated AWR Metrics and Niche Search Engines Added"
Knowing that your website appears in search results for the keywords you target is great. But it’s even better to know that for each targeted query, you’re ranking with the specific page and content you built to answer it. The Landing Pages Visibility report in AWR is focusing on URLs, their performance and visibility, and … Continue reading "Landing Page SERP Visibility Tracking"
This week AWR has pushed another update that I think you’ll be quite excited to try. It concerns the SERP Features data already available in the app, with some extra metrics and ways to slice those numbers. Measuring SERP Features over time doesn’t only offer you an idea of their increasing importance and occurrence, but … Continue reading "[AWR Update] SERP Features Visibility for New Click Opportunities"
Brand reputation management should be – and probably is – an important part of your marketing strategy. But having control over what happens in the online environment can prove to be more challenging than anticipated. Customers and competitors are just as visible, and so is what they say about you. How you handle pleasant and … Continue reading "Four Steps to Monitor Online Reputation with AWR"
UPDATE [December 10, 2015]: We have implemented a new system to geolocate queries to Google and retrieve localized ranking data in both AWR Desktop and Cloud. Thus, the workaround described in this article has been replaced and will no longer be used in AWR for location specific search engines. Special thanks to Rüdiger Voßberg for … Continue reading "The Removal of Google’s Search Location Filter and What it Means for AWR Users"
There has been a lot of chalk talk about last week’s mysterious Google update, but up until now we haven’t been able to bring forth anything more than the obvious: major shifts were cropping up in rankings. We decided to roll up our sleeves and get any insight we could from the data we have; … Continue reading "More Insights On Google’s Update From Last Week – It’s Not Wikipedia"
In 2014, with Google’s search results pages being randomly filled with different types of listings, it is close to impossible to predict what will catch the reader’s eye. How many clicks will the first listing get? How about the second? But what if ads are listed at the top of the page? What if the … Continue reading "How many clicks does each SERP get? – Google Organic Click-Through Rate Study 2014"
This post is for content creators of any kind who might be, just like me, facing the irritating daily uncertainty of whether the latest piece will pull the reader’s trigger or not. The idea of the post was to try to determine what goes on in the minds of our readers, what are they thinking … Continue reading "4 Psychological Concepts That Will Change the Way You Create Content"
Although content marketing has just entered the list of popular techniques (as shown in Moz’s latest industry survey), the online environment is already flooded with content. Of all sorts. Making it harder for inbound marketers to create content that would attract the attention of publishers and engage audiences. It’s harder, but not impossible with the … Continue reading "How to Perform Successful Content Outreach – Interview With Ryan McGonagill"
This week, we continue the interview series with an awesome Q&A session with SEO expert Dan Shure from Evolving SEO. Between travelling arrangements for NYC to speak at SMX this month, Dan was kind enough to sit down with us and share a few of his SEO secrets. Here are the questions we started with … Continue reading "The Road to SEO Success – Behind the Scenes with SEO Expert Dan Shure [Interview]"