Tag: google dance

Why Would A Local-Term Article In A Less Competitive Niche That Ranked 1st On SERPs For About A Year Drop To 10th Position?

  In episode 200 of our weekly Hump Day Hangouts, one viewer asked for possible reasons why an article for a local term in a less competitive niche that ranked number one on SERPs for about a year dropped to 10th position.   The exact question was: I had an article of mine ranking #1 on a local term for almost a year, now its in the #10 position. It doesnt appear like the competition got any fiercer, if anything pages with no links are ranking higher than me. What are the possibilities, how do you think about something like ... Read more

How Can I Explain The Google Dance To Clients Without Looking Like I’m Covering A Major Drop In Rankings?

In episode 175 of Semantic Mastery’s weekly Hump Day Hangouts, one participant asked how you can convey the message on Google Dance to clients without having to look like you’re covering a major drop in rankings. The exact question was: I read Marco’s article on the Google Dance and I know I have to make sure clients understand it as well. But when I say amidst a big drop in rankings, I fear I will look like I’m covering for dropping rankings. How can I convey the message to avoid that?

Weekly Digital Marketing Q&A – Hump Day Hangouts – Episode 175

Click on the video above to watch Episode 175 of the Semantic Mastery Hump Day Hangouts. Full timestamps with topics and times can be found at the link above. The latest upcoming free SEO Q&A Hump Day Hangout can be found at https://semanticmastery.com/humpday.       Announcement Adam: All right. We are live everybody, welcome to episode 175 of Hump Day Hangouts. Today is the 14th of March 2018 also known as Pie Day. I sadly don’t have a pie … 3.14. Adam: Oh, it’s a math joke, I get it. Hey. Do bring a little nerdiness to the Hump ... Read more

Weekly Digital Marketing Q&A – Hump Day Hangouts – Episode 129

Click on the video above to watch Episode 129 of the Semantic Mastery Hump Day Hangouts. Full timestamps with topics and times can be found at the link above. The latest upcoming free SEO Q&A Hump Day Hangout can be found at https://semanticmastery.com/humpday.     Announcement Bradley: Okay. We’re live. Adam: All right. Hey, everybody. Welcome to Hump Day Hangouts, episode 129. This is the 26th of April 2017, and we’ve got part of the group, here. I think two, fifths of us are out traveling or flying, today. Myself, Bradley, and Marco ares here. Instead of doing the Brady ... Read more

How Much Content Can Be Changed On An Existing Page Before It Does The 3-Week Google Dance?

In episode 102 of the weekly Hump Day Hangouts by Semantic Mastery, one viewer asked about the amount of content that can be changed before it does the 3-week Google dance. The exact question was: How much can be rewritten and changed as far as content, sidebar or outbound links on an existing page before it does the 3 week Google dance? Will changing most of a page cause only that page to jump around or does it affect the entire site?

Weekly SEO Q&A – Hump Day Hangouts – Episode 102

Click on the video above to watch Episode 102 of the Semantic Mastery Hump Day Hangouts. Full timestamps with topics and times can be found at the link above. The latest upcoming free SEO Q&A Hump Day Hangout can be found at https://semanticmastery.com/humpday. Announcement Adam: All right. Welcome, everybody to Humpday Hangouts, episode 102. Today, is the nineteenth of October, 2016. We’re happy to be here. Today we are going to keep the announcements pretty short, so we can get started getting to the questions. Real quick, we’ll say hi to everybody. Chris, how’s it going, man? Chris: Good. Glad ... 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