In episode 269 of our weekly Hump Day Hangouts, one participant asked if it is a good practice to do internal link exchange between blog posts and pages. The exact question was: Hello SEO Experts, I want to ask that is it good practice to do internally link exchange between two blog post or pages. Thanks for your reply in Advance.
Click on the video above to watch Episode 268 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 All right! Welcome everybody to Hump Day Hangouts. This is Episode 268. And today is the second of January 2020. This is the first Hump Day hangout to 2020. We shifted it a day. So if you’re watching this and wondering why we’re doing on Thursdays, we figured that just like us, a lot of ... Read more
In episode 259 of our weekly Hump Day Hangouts, one viewer asked how many posts do we need to display in the sidebar. The exact question was: When using the sidebar and listing the posts in the category, how many posts do we display? If there are 100 posts in the category, what would be the max to display?
In episode 259 of our weekly Hump Day Hangouts, one participant asked if it is okay to use target keywords as top of silo keywords regardless of the number of competing pages. The exact question was: in jeffrey smiths bootcamp top of silo keywords have 1million+ competing pages, but in local seo top of silo keywords have no where near 1mil competing pages. can we consider the keywords we want to target as our top of silo keywords regardless of the number of competing pages they have? he also recommends using a sidebar with links but our page design has ... Read more
In episode 255 of our weekly Hump Day Hangouts, one viewer asked how to create a silo structure for a local service. The exact question was: How to create a Silo structure for a local service? How to sort out the different services keywords with the different cities names? Can you please show a visual example of it? Thanks a lot!
In episode 254 of the weekly Hump Day Hangouts by Semantic Mastery, one viewer asked if you should use a different approach when optimizing and cloning ad landing pages and regular site pages. The exact question was: Hey guys, a prospect sent me his roofing website for a review, and I noticed that his previous web guys made pages like “”Best Roofing Services in Albany”” and Best Roofing Services in Utica”” and so on, that pattern of multiple cloned pages with just the city being changed. Is this a viable strategy still? It seems too basic a question, but ... Read more
In the 251st episode of Semantic Mastery’s weekly Hump Day Hangouts, one participant asked why is the single page better than the separate page method. The exact question was: Hi Guys, . . . thanks again for your Hump Day help, as usual it is GREATLY appreciated (smile) . . . I know you mentioned previously that in ranking a local business site you no longer need to create a separate page for each keyword with the location, you can now create just a single page with all the keywords and the location and Google will rank that one ... Read more
In episode 248 of the weekly Hump Day Hangouts by Semantic Mastery, one viewer asked if it is safe to optimize the URL for the inner city pages for a domain with the niche name in it. The exact question was: (2) If you have the niche in the domain name, as just mentioned, is it safe to optimize the url for the “”inner”” City pages to contain the specific niche again, like for example toplocalplumber.com/dallas-plumber/ and toplocalplumber.com/austin-plumber/,or would repeating the niche be a Google red flag “”trigger”” ?
In episode 247 of Semantic Mastery’s weekly Hump Day Hangouts, one viewer asked if it is a good idea to have 4 pages on your website dedicated to one city in a county. The exact question was: Is it a good idea to have 4 pages on your website dedicated to one city in a county? The each page would be for example Plumber+ City— 24 hr Plumber Same City —Emergency Plumber+ same city— After hours Plumber + same city? Then to repeat the same to with the next city in the county?
In episode 242 of Semantic Mastery’s weekly Hump Day Hangouts, one participant asked if Google treats a subdomain as a separate brand or it’s treated as a silo. The exact question was: Hi thank for wonderfull webinar my question is if i use sub domain google will treat it as a seperates Brand or just like silo