Welcome to iSubmit's blog

Thank you for stopping by and checking out our blog. Our articles are intended to give you tips on various aspects of Search Engine Optimization.

Please feel free to leave comments on any of the blogs if you don't understand something or just feel like commenting.

Thanks,
Scott S.
Owner, iSubmit LLC

Advantages to using Google Local Search

01/12/2012 scott

John Morinaga, SEOWEBSITEHELP.COM.

3 Advantages to using Google Local Search

Google local search is one of the finest ways in which you can target your local audience if you are a locally based business. Google local search is perfect for websites and webmasters alike who are locally based and can only sell to a certain area. Doctors and lawyers are 2 perfect examples of companies that can benefit from a local search campaign. A local search will display companies and search results that are area specific.

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New Service

11/29/2011 scott

John Morinaga, SEOWEBSITEHELP.COM.

In an effort to increase the value of our monthly submission service, iSubmit has acquired 200 small directories. All these directories are listed in Google and ready to be populated.

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More Google Panda Update Information – 3 Steps to take

11/12/2011 scott

John Morinaga, SEOWEBSITEHELP.COM.

When it comes to the newly rolled out Google Panda update, many webmasters are scared at the future of search and rightly so. Google though has been pretty forthcoming (for Google standards) as to what has been included in the Google Panda update and even the 2.2 update that was just released only weeks ago.

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3 Top Google Analytics Measurements

10/18/2011 scott

John Morinaga, SEOWEBSITEHELP.COM.

Google Analytics is one of the more powerful (even Enterprise level) tracking solutions that I have come across in SEO and website ownership in general. I cannot stress the importance of having good, accurate data to show where your traffic is going, what they are doing on your website, when they leave your website and where they go once they leave your website. These are all some of the more important aspects of your traffic that you will need to know.

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3 Steps to getting more out of your website audience

10/03/2011 scott

John Morinaga, SEOWEBSITEHELP.COM.

So many webmasters don’t know what it takes to get their audience to react and do the things that will lead to sales once they start to get visitors to their websites. This is the most important step in the sales process with website ownership. You must do a good job of leading your audience down the path to get them to react in positive, sales orientated ways.

Research shows that if a website visitors doesn’t find what he is looking for in the first few seconds, he will leave the website and find another website that has what they are looking for. You should always think of your audience and website visitors to be impatient. That is the attitude that I always go in with when explaining things to a new client. Overall, website visitors and traffic will be very impatient and will be looking for what they need right from the start. If your website doesn’t show them this needed information quickly, then you have no shot at the sale for the most part.

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SEO Strategy – 3 no longer effective tactics

09/19/2011 scott

John Morinaga, SEOWEBSITEHELP.COM.

Many of the SEO tips that we have discussed thus far are widely known SEO tactics that improve your website’s chances on search engines. Most of the SEO strategies that we go over are repetitive, but deserve constant attention. If you, the webmaster concentrates on basic SEO tactics, your website will improve in the search engine rankings.

In the past, many of the following SEO suggestions worked wonderfully. Today though, it is a different story. Search engines get smarter by the day and are now even more capable of finding webmasters who attempt to cheat the system.

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What is White Hat SEO?

09/09/2011 scott

John Morinaga, SEOWEBSITEHELP.COM.

When it comes to search engine optimization, white hat SEO refers to the right way to go about SEO. By this I mean that the SEO methods involved center around keeping in line with the guidelines set forth by search engines. When you employ white hat search engine optimization methods, you stand a much better chance of ranking your website on search engines in competitive areas.

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More on Backlinks

08/11/2011 scott

John Morinaga, SEOWEBSITEHELP.COM.

Backlinks to your website, for the foreseeable future, will be the lifeblood of your rankings on search engines. In essence, a quality, one way backlink to your website is considered a vote of confidence in favor of your website. Both the quality and quantity of the links that point to your website factor into your ranking.

I am always looking for new ways to get clients industry specific, one way backlinks to their websites. I’d like to share a few ways to seek out links to help with your website’s ranking on major search engines like Google.

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3 Ways to raise your AdWords CTR

08/04/2011 scott

John Morinaga, SEOWEBSITEHELP.COM.

I am sure that you have noticed by now how difficult it is to compete with others for clicks with your Google AdWords campaign. In just about any industry, you will face a number of competing websites that are looking for the same keyword placement as you are. Because of this, bids on keywords and clicks can get relatively expensive. So, in order to fully maximize your ROI with Google Adwords, you must pay close attention to the details of your ads.

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Website Usability – Mistakes you can make

07/27/2011 scott

John Morinaga, SEOWEBSITEHELP.COM.

So much time with our articles is spent on how to get a visitor to your website, sometimes we forget what to do with a guest once he/she is on your website.  Your website is useless if you cannot keep the attention of your audience for long enough where they will take meaningful action.

Your website must be one that can lead your audience to your main goal.  This can come in the form of making a sale, having someone sign up for your newsletter, etc, etc.  Whatever it is that you want your audience to do, your website must be setup to persuade action.

In this article, we will go over ways in which you can improve your website so that your audience takes the action that you desire.  This blog article aims to help you improve your website’s usability.

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