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Can PPC Affect SEO?

By | May 18th, 2017|Blog, Search Engine Optimization|

  10 years ago I took an Search Engine Optimization class at a local college. My teacher would always iterate that Google's objective is to return the best possible search results to the end users query. Since then, the search algorithm has improved tremendously to the point where a number of unethical or "black hat

5 LINK BUILDING TACTICS TO AVOID

By | February 16th, 2017|Blog, Search Engine Optimization|

Did you know that Google banned its own division Google Japan with an 11-month penalty for buying links from blog reviewers? Is your SEO provider engaging in unsavory, black hat SEO tactics frowned on by Google? You may be experiencing more traffic to your website, but are people engaging with your brand? If you’re noticing

5 Technical SEO Improvements for WordPress & Better Rankings!

By | February 12th, 2017|Blog, Search Engine Optimization|

Improving Website Rankings with Technical SEO In my experience I've met a handful of web developers who lacked knowledge in Search Engine Optimization (SEO) and vice versa (SEO experts who lack knowledge in web development). Having a technical SEO background can be a tremendous benefit to understanding the overlap between WordPress and SEO which can

10 FREE SEO Tools To Help You Rank Better

By | September 30th, 2016|Blog, Search Engine Optimization|

NexToronto provides over 40 SEO Tools that are absolutely FREE to use without any registration or fees required. Although they aren't the most sophisticated tools they do offer some insight on how your website ranks against our competitors, website performance and other interesting factors that can help you improve your online presence. Here is a

The SEO Elephant in the Room: Overlooked SEO Factors

By | September 15th, 2016|Blog, Search Engine Optimization|

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is a very taboo subject which unfortunately has spawned many SEO companies that act like snake oil salesmen making false claims, taking hundreds or even thousands of dollars from their clients and delivering little to no results. As someone who has over 10 years experience in SEO I can honestly tell

Get an SEO Boost for only $99

By | May 21st, 2016|Blog, NexToronto News, Search Engine Optimization|

While our core business at NexToronto's revolves around professional Wordpress Development, all our  sites are developed with search engine optimization and social media integration. Our WordPress websites are developed with on-page SEO in mind so that Google and other major search engines will list your website. Since we develop with SEO in mind this provides our clients a head start

Backlink Checker Tool by Rank Signals

By | March 11th, 2016|Blog, Search Engine Optimization|

Backlink Checker Chrome Extension SEO is a pretty taboo subject for most people. Understandably, I typically find that business owners are usually completely oblivious of the importance of search engine optimization (SEO) or have a misconception that SEO professionals can be hired that have this magical ability get websites to outrank their competitors and get millions of people visiting their website.Unfortunately this

A Quick Sunday SEO Rant

By | February 14th, 2016|Blog, Search Engine Optimization|

I learning SEO (Search Engine Optimization) 10 years ago when I was working at an infomercial channel as their web developer. The site was typically getting about 2-300 organic visits per day and I went on a mission to figure out how I could rank for specific keywords and increase overall qualified traffic. Eventually I

Are you being found online ?

By | January 10th, 2016|Blog, Search Engine Optimization|

Unfortunately for most startup businesses looking to get a new website will typically hire based on cost. In my experience very few of them even ask for a portfolio which I've always found strange. Both of these two factors are very important when hiring a person or business to build your website but 1 major factor is

Optimize your WordPress website for Search

By | December 23rd, 2015|Blog, Search Engine Optimization, Wordpress|

One of the biggest benefits to getting your website built by NexToronto is having a website found in search. In my opinion this is the most important piece to a website which most web developers/web designers/web companies tend to skip. It amazes me when I'll look at an established company and notice they have "Home"