How to Create a Disavow File the Quick and Easy Way

So you’re already a little leery about creating a disavow file. And then you head over to Google’s disavow page and see this…     …and the fear of creating a disavow file gets real! Don’t fret. I promise it’s not as scary as it looks. And I’ll prove it to ya. Today, I’m going to …

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Disavow URL Guide: The Why, When and How of Disavowing URLs

To disavow a domain or a URL… that is the question. For most marketers, the default answer is to disavow the domain. But that’s not always the best option. Sometimes it’s smarter to disavow the individual URL instead. But don’t worry if you’re not currently sure when to use each disavow option… …because I’m about …

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Why Is My Website Not Ranking? 6 Link-Based Answers

Why is my website not ranking? Nine times out of 10, the answer to that question can be attributed to one (crucial) component of SEO: Link building. Let’s be honest, most of the other major SEO components—like keyword research, on-page SEO, meta tags and indexing—while time-consuming, aren’t too difficult to incorporate. But building links to …

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Learn How SEO Works with Link Building (5-Part Guide)

There’s an old SEO strategy that still crushes it. Know what it’s called? Link building. And if you’re not actively using it to rank higher in search results, you should be. Based on my own experiences, most marketers don’t use link building correctly because they’re not really sure how it works.     But that …

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The Complete Guide to Spam Score (Plus 3 Valuable Ways to Use It)

Spam backlinks are like cancer to SEO.  Sure, one spam backlink by itself will do little harm. But once multiple spam backlinks spread to your site, the results can be disastrous for your rankings. In fact, spam links are one of the greatest contributors to losses in rankings, penalization and deindexing by Google. So it’s …

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