Steve Scott

Internal Linking Strategies for your website?

Are you using link text that contains your keyword phrase on each page of your website? In other words, if your Web page is optimized for “Natrual Detoxing Body Wraps” are you using Natural Detoxing Body Wraps as link text somewhere on the page? What could...

Stuffed with Spam… Some Keyword No No’s

Spam refers to any strategy that is designed to “cheat” the search engines into giving you a higher ranking than your page deserves. Many websites employ spammy techniques without realizing they are doing it.For instance, look closely at the...

Writing Good SEO Friendly Content… Are you doing it?

Are you working on some new Web content for the search engines thisweek? Here are 3 elements to keep in mind:1. Create content that is original and genuinely useful to yourvisitors. Content is King so if your not a good writer your best best is to invest into a copy...

Optimizing for Google Local! Does Your Business Show Up

Search Engine News came out with their monthly report of the latest SEO news. I found one topic of particular interest so I thought I would share it with you… Google Local!A lot of us don’t think about Google Local being something that we have control over. I...

I only like Name Brands

Have you ever Googled your name? I am heavily into the social media sites these days and have several accounts for our company. One of the reasons for having social media accounts are to set up a way to brand your company and to create company awareness. Social sites...

Guess What?

“I think my customers are typing _______ into Google to find me.” If the answer to this question was the deciding factor for the keywords you chose than you may want to start over. Keyword research is the first and most important thing when starting any...

URGENT! READ THIS RIGHT NOW!

URGENT! READ THIS RIGHT NOW!   Often we catch our reader’s attention with catchy titles and headlines. We want to reel them into our content, hoping they like what we have to offer and then buy something. Then we leave them hanging because we didn’t keep...

Handling Negative Consumer Comments

I was reading a blog post today on Search Engine Land dealing with negative reviews. With all that is offered on the web today, you have to be able to take the good with the bad. In a lot of ways the internet has opened doors and windows of opportunity to businesses...

I’m Really Loving the Power of Squidoo

I’ve been doing a lot of research lately on web 2.0 and the whole social media experience. Through my efforts, I stumbled upon Squidoo. Squidoo is a part of the web 2.0 revolution but with a kick. See, on Squidoo you are able to basically customize your own web...

SEO courses get more diversified! GREAT!

In today’s busy world it is sometimes hard to get away from the office for 2, 3, or especially 5 days. Since we started offering search engine optimization training, our students and potential students have been asking if we had smaller class modules. It quickly...

Happy Students at the Tampa SEO Training Academy

There’s nothing I like better then to hear from past participants of our SEO Training Courses. I thought I’d share a few recent thoughts here:”In this era of ever-changing search engine dynamics, the detailed, up-to-the-minute information that the...

Plaxo Pulse is my new favorite toy!

I recently signed up with Plaxo and it’s new Pulse Social Networking tool. While I’m still new with Plaxo and Pulse I’ve am investigating it’s potential. There are a few things I really like about Pulse so far. First, it allows you to...

Is Big business going to be able to keep up?

I read the latest post Seth Godin wrote entitled “How much for digital”. This whole concept poses a fairly new question for big business. How will these million and billion dollar companies make a smooth transition to an online market, if they...

SEO Training for the new & experienced

The Tampa SEO Training Academy is growing by leaps and bounds and expects to double in the next year. The Training Academy offers hands on SEO certification courses every six weeks. These classes are broken down in to a 2 day basic, 3 day advanced and 5 day mastery...

2008 Calendar Dates Selected for SEO Training

January 28 – February 1 March 10 – 14 April 21 – 25 June 9 – 13 July 21 – 25 September 8 – 12 October 27 – 31 December 15 – 19 Steve ScottSteve Scott is the CEO & Director of Training at the Tampa SEO Training Academy. He has taught SEO skills to people from...

Inbound Link Creation Tips?

The necessity of a strong Link Building program is critical to the success of your web site on the Internet today. The necessity of a strong Link Building program is critical to the success of your web site on the Internet today. To help determine your sites relevancy...

What is Search Engine Optimization?

We’ve all read that Search Engine Optimization is the key to having a truly successful web site. But what does it mean and why should I care? These days, just having a web site or a fancy web design is no longer enough. Each day, over 380 million searches are...