Author: Marco Benavides Ferlini

Marco Benavides Ferlini is Vice President and co-founder of Semantic Mastery, LLC. He began his computer and online career by obtaining a degree in programming in 1991 using programming languages which are no longer used but are the foundation of current programming formats. These languages included Cobol, Fortran, Pascal, and Basic, to name a few. His studies continued and he received a Master’s Degree in Business Administration. He successfully ran a company with more than 150 employees before deciding to change careers in 2003 and return to his first love: computers. Marco managed his own Internet marketing and consulting firm before deciding to become a partner in Semantic Mastery.

Ranking in the Semantic Web

Ranking in the Semantic Web No Matter the Year For those of you who want to know what it takes to rank in the Semantic Web no matter what year or decade we’re in, then I am going to give you an overview into what’s working in SEO and what’s likely to continue working for years to come. First of all, let me begin by asking if you even know what’s ahead? In case you don’t know, here are some mind-boggling statistical forecasts that should get the gears inside your head spinning out of control. This is all due to ... Read more

The Death of the PBN

PBN’s are a Dying Breed – Meet the Ranking Score Patent   Update: After much asking about this topic, we have decided to make an exclusive webinar/masterclass explaining a new way of building links. Click here to register for free. Or why you should build PRN’s to rank in 2016 and beyond: I recently wrote an article where I went into detail about “the Google Dance” (read the full article here) and how most of the information could be found in a couple of the patents the company had filed and was granted. In addition, I confessed in the article that ... Read more

The Google Dance Explained

Dance with me or …of Hummingbirds, Pandas and Penguins: Oh My! Algorithm Overload Update: After much asking we have decided to go ahead and make an exclusive 1 hour free webinar about how to avoid the Google Dance and a new way of building backlinks that’s breaking the market. Click here to register! One of the Semantic Mastery partners, Hernan Vazquez, posted in our G+ MasterMIND group a couple of weeks ago. The post included a link to a DiggityMarketing article which talked about three reasons why your rankings could be showing negative movement. I am not sure if all of ... Read more