Why Are My Keywords (Not Provided) in Google Analytics?

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You may have noticed, looking at your Google Analytics account, that in the past couple of months the term “Not Provided” is showing up in the list of keywords driving search traffic to your website. You are probably wondering what this means for your business. How can a keyword be “Not Provided,” and why does this number seem fairly large in comparison to the other keywords driving traffic to your website?

How to write keyword-rich content without spamming your own website

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Have you read website content like this before? “Welcome to Super Rankings™, the best SEO company in Austin…We provide Austin SEO, Austin PPC, Austin website development and Austin…” Oh wait. Let me stop before I further spam our own website. Should I keep mentioning the city name? This is a common problem for websites promoting keywords specific to local markets. […]

How to Ensure Social Media Marketing Success

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When did my dentist decide to get a Twitter account? Probably when he noticed all of his colleagues plugging their social media accounts. That’s how social media works; it starts among friends or acquaintances, spreads to their extended networks, gets shared among people with common interests and soon enough you’ve built an audience. But not every Twitter or Facebook page […]

How to Ensure Social Media Marketing Success

social media marketing success

When did my dentist decide to get a Twitter account? Probably when he noticed all of his colleagues plugging their social media accounts. That’s how social media works; it starts among friends or acquaintances, spreads to their extended networks, gets shared among people with common interests and soon enough you’ve built an audience. But not every Twitter or Facebook page […]

Revealing our new SEO evaluation process

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What’s gotten into Google lately? By now, you must have noticed some of the new features they’ve been rolling out. In the last few months alone, Google has introduced Instant search, website previews and begun incorporating Google Places listings into organic results–just to name a few. Most importantly, Google has updated their ‘magic’ search algorithm to promote local business. This […]