SEO – If It’s Not Working, It’s Time for Some Non-SEO Tactics

By James Scott

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) represents a pivotal part of digital content creation. It makes content more visible and appealing through search engine algorithms. However, sometimes even SEO isn’t enough to rank higher than the competition.

Companies, affiliate marketers and independent bloggers alike are always on the lookout for tricks and tools which can help them get the upper hand – which is also why we are here today. Let’s take a look at several guidelines and tactics which can help you rank better even without to-the-letter SEO optimization.

1. Audience Targeting

The best way to approach your audience is to know exactly who you are looking for. Every …

8 Incentives To Get People To Sign Up For Your Newsletter

By Shanna Mallon

If you want people to sign up for your newsletter list, you have to give them a reason to — in other words, make it worth their while. When you can offer something free and valuable to your audience, it’s an automatic motivator. In fact, according to WordStream, 60 percent of subscribers will sign up because they want to receive offers or sales!

So, with that in mind, what are some examples of newsletter incentives that work? What should you offer people to entice them to subscribe to your content? Here are some ideas!

  1. Give Them The Chance To Know You Better


    This incentive works well

Amazon Marketing Services

By Tom BucklandTom is the Founder of an organic marketing agency based in the UK. Specialising in increasing revenues on Amazon & Google, he’s the #1 ranked Amazon marketing consultant with http://amazonseoconsultant.com/ & the owner of HQ SEO.

Amazon Marketing Services (AMS) has been designed to increase the number of sales for Amazon businesses by making them stand out from competing products.

There are three different ad options available from Amazon Marketing Services:

  • Headline Search Ads
  • Sponsored Product Ads
  • Product Display Ads

The data collected from the visitor places the ad in the location best served to get the product in front of customers, so they can …

Blistering by Jason Fulton and Mosh Bari

I mentioned yesterday over in my Facebook Group that I’d be doing a review of Jason Fulton and Mosh Bari’s new Blistering product, so here that review is.

The sales page doesn’t tell you what the product is, only that it’s an easy-to-use newbie-friendly system, that can make you a couple of hundred bucks a day.

But I’m going to reveal what the strategy is here. Because I believe it’s important that people know what they’re buying into rather than being seduced by a well-written sales page.

I’m not really giving anything away by revealing the strategy so I’m not undermining the product in any way.

That strategy is using Bonus pages …

ArticleBuilder Special Offer

ArticleBuilder, is a time-tested push-button content creator, that has been publishing good quality auto-generated articles that have ranked in Google for over 5 years now.

I use it to create content on my Tier 2 sites (sites that link to my money sites) and Tier 3 sites (sites that link to my Tier 2 sites). It can be set up to auto-post content to my sites on my schedule.

The tool can also spin multiple articles together into a single spintax article that can be used to create a multitude of unique articles. I do this to create articles to use with SyndBuddy (which I reviewed here)  so that …

A question I’m frequently asked is “What is the best marketing course I can buy?

To which my answer is: “Well, what kind of online business are you interested in doing?

Most people think about selling products through websites when they think about starting an online business. That’s the affiliate marketing model.

Ten years ago, it was pretty easy to make money online this way. Today, it’s more difficult. It relies hugely on being able to drive quality, targeted traffic to your website. You can do that with what’s called Search Engine Optimization (SEO) – priming your site so it will appeal to the search engines, especially Google …

Affiliate Marketing


The tools and techniques needed to make good money online change frequently.

Back in the late 1990’s and early 2000’s getting TONS of links and stuffing your site pages full of keywords got you ranked in Google, which resulted in tons of traffic that could be converted into revenue in various ways.

Since then there have been several new opportunities that have come, made people a lot of money, and then they’ve gone.

But there is one way to make money online that has stood the test of time. That method is affiliate marketing!

Looking at Google Trends, many other methods are on a downward trend, but as you can see, “affiliate …

Content Samurai Vs Instant Video Wizard

UPDATE: I’ve updated this comparison review to reflect changes in both Instant Video Wizard and Content Samurai since the post was first written. Both online video creators have dropped significantly in price since then and Instant Video Wizard has had a user interface re-design, now reflected in the screenshots below.

There’s a new video creation tool on the block called Instant Video Wizard which has just gone on sale today.

You may have seen a previous post I wrote about my favorite video creation tool – Content Samurai. I also have a more extensive review of Content Samurai here.

I got an opportunity to get an early look at …

WordPress SSL Secure

UPDATE: As of July 2018, the Chrome browser is now placing a Not Secure label to the left of http:// format web addresses in the browser address bar. That should be an incentive to get your site upgraded to use the https:// prefix, as well as the additional reasons below…

If you’re a member of Wealthy Affiliate, my #1 recommended affiliate-marketing course, you’ll have received an email from founder Kyle about the introduction of free SSL certificates for WordPress sites built and hosted on their SiteRubix system (members get free webhosting).

What is SSL And Why Is It Important?

SSL stands for Secure Sockets Layer, a technical …

SyndBuddy Reviewed

In my previous post, I told you about a special offer on Joshua Zamora’s SyndBuddy content syndication tool.

I didn’t own the tool at the time myself, but I bought it a couple of days ago, while the special offer was still on, so I could get an in-depth look at it and to review it for you guys.

One thing I have to point out is that the Special Offer is now over and SyndBuddy has increased to $97 (one-time payment), still down from the $197 full price.

The Problem With Building Backlinks

If you create any kind of content online like blog posts, guest posts, write content for article …