CASE STUDY: Increasing Traffic to Your Website Using Pinterest

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Pinterest has the ability to be one of the largest sources of traffic to a website because of the viral nature of the platform. Over the past four months, Pinterest has been our #1 traffic source to our authority blog. That said, our Pinterest traffic isn’t really growing with the overall increased traffic to the blog; it’s simply holding steady. That is because our older content has gone viral on Pinterest, but not our new … Keep reading…

WordPress Giveaways Plugin by KingSumo: First Promotion to Build Our Email List

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Recently we went on the hunt for a WordPress giveaway plugin. After running 100 websites for over a year and accumulating over half a million page views primarily with Search Engine Optimization, we came to a harsh realization: We have traffic, but our lists are anemic. We never focused on list building, not like we’ve obsessed over rankings. Sure, we set up opt-in forms on our sites, but we were after the sale out of the … Keep reading…

CASE STUDY: Making Money From YouTube – Optimizing Our YouTube Video Ads

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In early 2015, we decided to get into producing YouTube videos. We didn’t do this because we wanted to spend endless time making stupid videos in hopes of “making it big” one day, but producing video complements many of our other marketing efforts. However, for the amount of views we’re getting, we’re making just pennies. We thought we’d do a case study on optimizing our YouTube channels to make the most money from our YouTube … Keep reading…

CASE STUDY: Increasing Email Subscribers on Our Authority Blog

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We started a white hat authority blog just three months ago to date and while it is growing rapidly (already at 30,000 visitors per month), our email conversion rate is extremely poor in our opinion. Some methods we can measure and some we can’t. Our goal in this case study is to present a few ways we are going to perform conversion rate optimization for our email subscribers, and implement ways to track conversions better. … Keep reading…

Case Study: How to Rank for Multiple Keywords in Multiple Cities (Local SEO)

  A couple months back we started a case study titled “Getting a Local Site in a Competitive Niche from Page #5 to Page #1“. In that case study we talked about our plan of attack for ranking the keyword “[service] [city] [state]”. The problem with that case study is that we were just trying to rank one keyword in one city at the time to start things small and now we want to go … Keep reading…

Case Study: Getting a Local Site in a Competitive Niche from Page #5 to Page #1

JUMP TO UPDATES We own a local business in what we believe is a competitive niche: the cleaning industry. We want to rank on page 1 (#1 would be ideal!) for “carpet cleaning [city] [state]”. We currently rank #46. We’ve done all the on-page we can do without over-optimizing, so what next? We decided to put together a little case study on how we are going to get to page 1 of Google. Local SEO … Keep reading…

CASE STUDY: BUILD vs OUTSOURCE vs BUY PBN

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FINAL RESULTS: Building our own | Outsourcing | Buying PBNs Anyone serious about ranking websites both locally and more importantly on a national or global level knows that Google is still giving a lot of authority to inbound links. As such PBNs are just as important and relevant now as ever for passing links that you can control.  In case you’re not sure. Here’s why you should build or buy pbn sites you own. Lately … Keep reading…