*The guest tip was provided by Gaurav Sharma* Google Analytics classifies traffic from Google Images as referral traffic. Websites which get a lot of traffic from Google Images are not able to analyze the keywords they get the traffic from. There is a way to force GA to treat Google Images as a search engine. Below is how GA code will look like:
*This guest tip was provided by Dee Barizo from Celebrific* Once you've been running a site for a while, your analytics stats become a great source of information for improving your search optimization. One simple way to leverage your stats is to figure out which pages or posts are attracting the most search traffic. For this tip, you'll need Google Analytics. First, go to Content and then click on Top Landing Pages.
I am getting more and more questions concerning this: what's the difference between ALLINTITLE vs INTITLE Google search operators? Thus I decided to go ahead and publish the answer online to direct people to the post. So:
The following tip was contributed by Chelsea Blacker. Google Analytics accounts for all visitors to a site, and it’s important to catch accurate data by excluding visitors who don’t count. Visitors who “don’t count” may include: marketers & developers working on the site visitors who work at the company/organization the website is promoting First, look up your IP address using an IP lookup tool. http://ip-lookup.net/ Next, access analytics and click on...
My favorite Google advanced search option is its date range allowing to sort search results by most recent ones. So this time I am sharing my really quick (and useful) tip on how to make the most of it: 1. Keep it always on your Google (home) page: "Keep Your Google Search Dates" - Greasemonkey script - it keeps the advanced date search drop down always on Google home page and search results page...
There is one trick I use to find listings in Google and Yahoo SERPs based on any chosen criteria: (optional) Set Google / Yahoo to show 100 results per page; Use SEOquake FireFox plugin to integrate a wealth old important data right within the SERPs; Sort results based on any (!) of the chosen criteria.
Friday's SEO tip is by Alexander Villamizar of LatamSEO.com Not long ago I read the post called "Website Usability Equals Better SEO" and here's a quick tip to improve your site usability! By using click recording software, you can learn a lot about your site usability and user behavior: which elements of the site attract more clicks and if the users do what you want them to do.
Have you ever seen exact copies of your content on other sites with no link back to the original? If you have a blog with no more than 200 visits a day, your answer is most likely to be "yes" (or you just never noticed it).
Going after each thief demanding to remove the stolen content is both time-consuming and depressing. Why not try to force them to link back?
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