SEO case study Update

02. September 2015 News 0
SEO case study Update
So I haven’t updated anything about the plumbing case study in a bit, its been steady in the teens and slowly creeping up. I’ve been sending a PBN link weekly to it sometimes a bit more. I have a buffer web 2.0 that I’m using to send the juice through which has better exact match ...

Continued Building and Fiverr Gigs I use

Continued Building and Fiverr Gigs I use
I’m still building links to the plumbing case study from my pbn network, Linksmanagement, and web 2.0s. I’m just waiting for the breakthrough that will get me in the top spots. Slowly but surely is the safest route with link building. I do use some harder techniques when linking to videos and web 2.0 sites ...

SEO study- From the High Teens to the Low Teens

16. August 2015 News 0
SEO study- From the High Teens to the Low Teens
So July 8th I began pushing a plumbing website up using some SEO techniques. Nothing extraordinarily special just did some on page optimization, and began pointing links from my various properties. The jump for most keywords was pretty immediate but not enough to get onto the first page. These keywords go from 15-45 dollars on pay ...

Updates on my SEO Services Case Study

06. August 2015 News 0
Updates on my SEO Services Case Study
I haven’t filled you guys in on the plumbing case study in a bit. There hasn’t been much change once I had gotten into the teens. Most of the keywords have settled around the 14th to 24th spots, with a couple stragglers. I pointed a bit of extra power to the site a couple days ...

Finally getting ranked for SEO Houston

02. August 2015 News 0
Finally getting ranked for SEO Houston
I hadn’t done much as far as effort to rank for terms around Houston SEO, that is until I posted an article on one of my IFTTT networks.  That was on July 24th, and I wasn’t in the top 300 for any terms with Houston and SEO in them.  My strategy had been to rank ...

Hitting it Head On – ranking for Houston SEO

24. July 2015 News 0
Hitting it Head On – ranking for Houston SEO
So it has been a busy week here at Houts Graphics.  We’ve been busy finishing an e-commerce website we had been waiting to get product info on for a while.  We actually had to do an entire rebuild but that didn’t slow us down much around here. We decided to do a little testing with a subdomain ...

Plumbing Website Case Study

11. July 2015 News 0
Plumbing Website Case Study
So we’re running a case study and we’ve been at it since 7/7 and it is currently 7/11.  We are 4 days into the ranking process, and I’m going to break down exactly what we’ve done.  EXACTLY!!!  The first day I fixed the on site issues.  The Site wasn’t optimized to rank for the town ...

My Favorite Tools for Competition Analysis

My Favorite Tools for Competition Analysis
There are many tools for competition analysis and the big 3 are Moz, Majestic and Ahrefs. I like each of these for different reasons. Tools to See Power of Competitors Domain Majestic I like Majestic for their TF – trust flow metric, as well as their topical trust flow. They have a large set of backlinks ...

Social Media Marketing Strategy Template

Social Media Marketing Strategy Template
Using this social media marketing strategy template can produce much better results and activity from your many more sites than was able recently.  Using Ifttt.com, I have build an outline which can be used to post to all my social sites plus some new ones I was able to add automatically.  For SEO social media and ...

Use Free Proxy with Traffic Travis

Use Free Proxy with Traffic Travis
So I have been using Traffic Travis, an SEO tool, for quite some time now and just being very patient when I try to run larger scans. Well I had a need to scrape a bit more information than usual. I went digging and tried to find a way to use a free proxy with ...

Using IFTTT for SEO

28. April 2015 Web 2.0 0
Using IFTTT for SEO
Using IFTTT for SEO doesn’t take much technical expertise to accomplish.  I was using Hootsuite and Buffer, and I still do a bit, to manage my socail posting.  I also would connect accounts to post to each other manually from each account sometimes.  I was always looking for a way to get my content out ...

Social Media Management Tools Free

27. April 2015 Web 2.0 0
Social Media Management Tools Free
Let me tell you about how I automate social media posts.  So it’s been quite a while since I’ve updated my social media automation.  I had facebook connected to twitter and hootsuite posting to twitter and +G.  This was efficient enough all I had to do was create a new article in my RSS feed and ...

April 21st: Mobilegeddon Google Update

22. April 2015 News 0
April 21st: Mobilegeddon Google Update
The Mobilegeddon Google update, I’ve been waiting for this for nearly 3 years.  Google finally decided to devalue sites that are not mobile friendly.  We’ve been hearing about it for a while now, and most of the SEO community has been well prepared for this for some time.  I am glad to see it happed ...

Social Media Marketing Simplified

21. April 2015 News 0
Social Media Marketing Simplified
Maintaining posts on the various social media sites for your business can be quite an undertaking. In this article I will give you some information about the apps I use to make social media marketing simplified.  I’ll make another post soon about how to get your logo or prefered image to appear on these posts. The ...

How to Blend Multiple Images in Photoshop

21. April 2015 News 0
How to Blend Multiple Images in Photoshop
In this video I show you how to use the masking tool in Photoshop to cleanly blend multiple images in Photoshop into a banner type image.  I also remove the background on a few images in order to place those over the blend of photographs.  I took a few photographs of kayak fishermen and by using ...