How to Get the Best Deal on Your SEO Project

Written by Scott Jason

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Now that you have this great information, you want to see it implemented. This isrepparttar best part. I recommend a visit to SEO Partner. SEO Partner ( really lives up to its slogan “search engine optimization on your terms”.

They have assembled an enormous talent pool of SEO developers, who actually compete to work on your project. It does not cost you anything to post your optimization projects. To operaterepparttar 127904 service, they accept a small commission fromrepparttar 127905 SEO developers (which is only a fraction of what developers would normally spend on marketing efforts alone).

Finally, there’s one of my favorite features. SEO Partner protects you from those less scrupulous SEO ‘experts’ you read about more and more with their protective escrow payment system.

Step Four – Track Your Progress:

Finally, once you have your campaign underway, you really need to track your progress. There are some great tools available for that purpose. Here are links to some ofrepparttar 127906 better products that I have worked with:

There are a lot of products out there - all at varying costs. I recommend you visit your favorite search engine and look for ‘seo tools’ and see what you get for a response. Then I would definitely test each one’s demo version thoroughly before investing in any one of them. A good tool is worthrepparttar 127907 investment but there are so many great options out there that it’s best to shop around and try before you buy.

I wish yourepparttar 127908 best of luck in your campaign!

Scott Jason is a search engine optimization project manager with With five years in the industry he specializes in assisting small to medium sized companies attain their SEO goals. Feel free to contact Scott, or his associates, at

Avoid Search Engine Blacklisting

Written by Kevin Kantola

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Automated Submissions torepparttar Major Search Engines

Using an automated service or software to submit your website torepparttar 127903 search engines can be extremely counterproductive. Most ofrepparttar 127904 major search engines and directories accept manual submissions but do not like to be spammed withrepparttar 127905 automated ones.


Cloaking isrepparttar 127906 practice of deceiving bothrepparttar 127907 search engine andrepparttar 127908 visitor by serving up different pages for each. The visitor sees a nicely designed and formatted page andrepparttar 127909 search engine robot scans a page of highly optimized text. Any practice that is deceptive should be avoided andrepparttar 127910 downfall of cloaking is that, if caught,repparttar 127911 website can be banned permanently.

Using a Cheap or Free Web Host

Using a cheap or free web host can hurt inrepparttar 127912 search engine rankings. Frequent downtime, pages taken down for exceedingrepparttar 127913 bandwidth deter robots from indexing your site. If a robot cannot access your site often enough, your site will be dropped fromrepparttar 127914 search engines. Hosting is cheap, so if you are serious about your website get your own domain name and host not one like

Sharing an IP Address

Sharing an IP Address even from a legitimate web host can get your site in trouble. If you have cleaned up your website from all ofrepparttar 127915 techniques mentioned above and your website still does not get relisted byrepparttar 127916 search engines in a couple of months, check with your host to see if you are sharing an IP address with other sites. If so, you may consider moving your website to a new host who will give you your own IP address or at least one that is not shared with another company who has had their IP address (an yours) banned byrepparttar 127917 search engines.

FAST's Director of Business Development and Marketing, Stephen Baker, has stated that globally there are approximately 30 million crawl-able servers and approximately two-thirds have been banned byrepparttar 127918 FAST network for spamming. If these numbers are correct, your site may be blacklisted or penalize for "guilt by association."

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