Getting an Adsense account isn’t very difficult, but only if you know what Google expects from websites willing to join the popular advertising network. If you are planning to apply for an Adsense account or have failed to get accepted earlier, here are a few things that you need to take care of before going ahead.
Someone, someday conducted an experiment to find the relation between your website’s search ranking on Google and the percentage of clicks or visitors that it gets. You can keep this infographic as a quick reference to see what amount of traffic you can expect based on your search ranking on the first page of Google.
Apart from guest posting, blog commenting and forum backlinks, you can build Google-proof backlink by recycling the content of your blog or website to get high Page Rank (PR) backlinks.
SpeckyGeek.com was hit by Google’s Panda and Penguin updates, but I decided to ignore the penalty and continue business as usual. The site did not just fade into oblivion despite being badly hit by Google. After several months, the search giant started giving more importance to my website. Search rankings started recovering and traffic witnessed a gradual increase.
Each time Google changes its search algorithm, the Internet and online entrepreneurs wake up in a new world. Websites that had been dominating search results often get buried in deep in search results. Google’s Penguin update has been one such algorithm change.
If you want your authorship information to appear in Google search results, you will have to create a Google Profile with a high-quality and clearly recognisable headshot as your profile photo. After creating your Google profile, you need to let Google know that you are the author of the content.
Do-follow backlinks from authority websites are one of the most important factors that decides your Google Page Rank (PR), which in turns help you rank higher on search engines and get more visitors. Here is a humongous list (10MB text file) of do-follow authority blogs where you can leave comments for some backlinks or Google juice.
A very popular way of getting backlinks is trading links with other webmasters. You put a link to a website from yours and, in return, the other website puts a link to your website. If you do trade reciprocal links with other websites, beware of the black hat SEO guys! You are probably being tricked into sending free one-way backlinks.
What if a big website scraps your content, alters the time stamp and gets indexed by Google before your website. Google will treat the bigger website as the owner of your content. How to prevent this from happening? How to claim ownership for your content listed in Google? Google’s Matt Cutts explains this to you.
Is the traffic count reaching your website or blog through Google declining? It may happen that your site’s ranking in Google has gone down. Find out the 4 tips you should follow so as to maintain better ranking on Google search results.