07 Sep 2016
August SEO Roundup

It was another fairly quiet month in the world of search. Here’s the roundup for August 2016. No Penguin update again. SEOs are still waiting for the launch of the new Penguin algorithm. Google initially said that they would release the update before the end of the first quarter…

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27 Aug 2016
LinkedIn Link Building

This is an interesting one. Usually, SEO specialists wouldn’t say that links from LinkedIn have a significant impact on a website’s SEO rankings. When it comes to ranking from social media signals, there are mixed feelings about their influence on SEO rankings. In this post, I want to share…

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05 Aug 2016
Safari link building case study

Back in 2013, we did a link building experiment in the safari keyword sector. A business that was six months old were engaging in an SEO campaign that had seen them gain initial traction, but they were struggling to get results in a competitive field. We had prior experience…

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01 Aug 2016
July search roundup 2016

Hi guys. It’s been fairly quiet month in the world of organic search this month. We’ve shared the monthly highlights from July. Penguin update rollout. The Penguin algorithm update still hasn’t occurred. Google has said that the algorithm will be rolled out at some point in the future, but…

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22 Jul 2016
How to get your first 100 email subscribers using Leadpages

I love sharing success stories. This one is about Leadpages. They specialise in providing landing pages that will help improve the conversion rate on your website. They also provide Leadboxes, which are pop-ups that you can configure to appear across your site. There are several bloggers that have spoken…

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17 Jul 2016
1333% Increase in subscribers by installing SumoMe.

If you guys are like me, you are obsessed with increasing the conversions on your website. We all want traffic, but what is more important is getting qualified prospects to convert on our site so we can build up our marketing database. There are several plugins, tools and software…

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08 Jul 2016
7 on-site changes that reduced my site’s bounce rate by 70% in 1 month. (Case Study)

I had achieved a major milestone for my website. I managed to reduce the bounce rate by over 70% in a month. I have shared the screenshot below. I have a confession to make. Over the past year, I have had a bounce rate on my site that was…

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04 Jul 2016
June Search Roundup 2016

June was a fairly quiet month in terms of SEO. There were some fluctuations throughout the month, however there weren’t any major announcements that impacted the state of organic search. The highlights of the month are below. Google algorithm update? SEOs are still waiting for the rollout of the…

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20 Jun 2016
Grammarly Review

Grammarly is a web-based spelling and grammar checker that I have been using for over a year. I use it to correct spelling and grammar errors along with other tools such as the MS Word’s spelling checker and Google Doc’s spelling checker. There is also a plagiarism checker within…

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17 Jun 2016
Advertising on Reddit case study.

On May 13th-14th 2016, we ran a small advertising campaign on Reddit to see if we could drive traffic that would convert into leads or sales for the BGDM site. We ran the campaign for 24 hours with a budget of $6. For the campaign, we promoted the blog…

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13 Jun 2016
May Search Roundup 2016

May was a pretty quiet month in terms of receiving major SEO news. As usual, any updates are done to improve the state of organic search. I’ve highlighted the major events in organic search. No Penguin Update. SEOs have been waiting a while for the Penguin update for a…

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10 Jun 2016
Learn how to build a 3000 visitors per month website with no experience.

It almost sounds too good to be true, but Stephanie Thalmensy started the website Bemyhairmodel.com with no experience in IT or computers. Her background was actually in hairdressing. She had an idea to connect frustrated hairdresser trainees that were struggling to find hair models to practice on. With this…

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03 Jun 2016
How 1 blog post attracted 2000 visitors in 1 week.

Content marketing is a strong buzzword that is going around in the internet community. People know that it is important, but not as many people know how to practice what they preach. Furthermore, many people are unaware of the value content marketing has on a business. So rather than…

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27 May 2016
Can YouTube advertising work for my business?

YouTube is a platform that has the potential to provide exposure quickly. Similar to running television ads that can initiate brand recall and trigger brand awareness and people to seek more information. We decided to run a campaign using my wife’s Olivia Rose channel to see what kind of…

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20 May 2016
How 1 killer blog post earned my business a $1000 sale.

Many business managers underestimate the commercial impact that blog posts can have for a business. And many people that develop the content don’t know how to demonstrate the commercial benefits that a compelling blog post can have for a business. I’ve been fortunate to work on different campaigns where…

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16 May 2016
How to rank your videos on YouTube

Do you need more views on your video? Use these proven YouTube optimisation tips to get your video in front of the right people – guaranteed! I had a very interesting question come through from my friend Chris who asked about ranking YouTube videos to get them appearing at…

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12 May 2016
5 factors for sending cold emails that get responses & callbacks from decision makers.

Email marketing works well when it is executed well. It can open up opportunities for salespeople and business developers to engage in dialogue and rapport-building with key decision-makers that can purchase your business’s products or services. The success of your email marketing campaign depends on the amount of responses…

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06 May 2016
12 Must read books by millionaires and billionaires who were once just like you!

I want to share with you the very same books that I used to learn my entrepreneurship and sales skills to grow my business. Every book that I’m sharing with you I keep on my Kindle, which is my bible for business development. These books and their authors helped…

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02 May 2016
April search roundup 2016

Hi everyone. Alot has gone on in the world of SEO during April, however there were only a few key factors that were announced that could impact your current SEO performance. Below is a roundup of the month’s most significant announcements. Community through comments helps a lot with rankings….

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29 Apr 2016
Tips for writing catchy headlines

How sites like Upworthy get up to 36x more traffic using this 1 simple headline writing trick. I want to talk about headlines. When it comes to creating web copy for advertisements, blog posts or other forms of web content, the headline that gets used accounts for up to…

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06 Apr 2016
March SEO Roundup

Top ranking factors. In a Google Hangout discussion with Andrey Lipattsev, he stated the top ranking factors as being content and links pointing to the site. The other factor that they have disclosed is RankBrain, which helps Google understand queries better. You can see the Google Hangout discussion below….

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14 Mar 2016
February Search Roundup

Adwords removes its side advertisements. The biggest shakeup in search was Google’s decision to remove the side advertisements and change the ad settings to 4 ads at the top of the search results. The search results appear less cluttered, however the organic search results have been pushed down even…

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19 Feb 2016
How 50 salesletters gets can get you a 346% roi.

Have you ever asked yourself the question “Will sending sales letters work for my business?” We live in a digital age where we can forget about traditional marketing. Or as a matter of fact, we forget about the purpose of engaging in marketing activities in the first place. The purpose…

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16 Feb 2016
Facebook and Instagram marketing

We decided to run a Facebook and Instagram video campaign to promote the Olivia Rose Youtube channel and to create greater awareness of the brand. The Youtube channel has been growing organically for almost 2 years purely off the back of good video tutorials. The only issue was the…

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05 Feb 2016
How important will high quality content be in 2016?

In 2016, content will affect web commerce conversions, web exposure, search marketing and SEO more than ever before. As you know, strong content is the foundation to achieving organic visibility when doing white-hat SEO, as well as earning lead referrals and shares across social media platforms. In 2016, web…

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