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Most Common SEO Mistakes Made By New Website Owners

SEO mistakes being made by new website owners is hardly anything new or surprising and probably something to be expected. The problem is that these mistakes usually end up having such an enormous impact on any site that many of them do not end up surviving. Alternatively, even worse they cause the site to limp along for years with no hope of ever succeeding. That is the reason why these common blunders must be analyzed by every web entrepreneur and efforts made to avoid them at all costs. Poor website copy and keyword stuffing Many webmasters spend a lot of time and effort working on their website’s design only to end up hurriedly putting together copy and failing to give it enough attention. You will be much better off with great content and a design that is not that impressive because poor content on a great design is just a waste of money. You need to attract folks to read your content and only then will they be able to appreciate your sleek design. Not the other way round. Moreover, one of the most common mistakes in websites with poor content is keyword stuffing. This is repeating keyword phrases way...
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Website Planning and Preparation

Most businesses or companies nowadays are continuously competing not just with the prices and quality of their products but also with their various advertisements. Before, some companies often use the magazines, newspapers, TV commercials and billboards to advertise their products and services, but since our world is also continuously innovating, other advertisement options stated to pop up. As most people are Internet users, most companies now rely with creative websites.For starters, it is a bit hard for them to decide for their own website design. Of course, they are aiming for a second look from the customers once they dropped by with the website. One very important factor before creating the website is to know exactly the target and the product. Usually, some businesses hires web design company to fully customize their page depending on the characteristics of the business.Nevertheless, it is never easy to create a customized website and in fact, even professionals find it hard to execute and produce a high quality website that will surely help the company to become a big hit in the industry. This is the main reason why web designers follow simple steps or create a certain plan to provide an international standard site,...
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Want a Bad Website? Here's How...

Most know that it's crucial for a business to have a website, but why do so many businesses go to the effort of having websites, but bad ones? Sure it takes time to design and run a site, and it also takes money unless you're able to barter for services, but a poorly designed or poorly managed website can actually hurt your business. Here are a few of the biggest mistakes that businesses should take care to avoid... Fancy without foundation. Look, you can have all the bells and whistles in the world but it won't make a lick of difference if you've overlooked a solid foundation. If you have a physical storefront it should be very easy to find your pertinent information such as location, phone number and days and hours of operation. Think this sounds simplistic? Plenty of businesses fail in this regard. You can also have the latest social media trackers and widgets galore but if you have to choose between the two skip flashy gimmicks and instead invest in a solid writer and photographer for your web content. Seriously, you could have the best product in the world but if you are describing them in pedestrian terms...
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Penny Wise – Pound Foolish: Outsourcing Advice for Internet Marketers

If you are new to the Internet marketing scene, you may be having second thoughts about your ability - perhaps you were surprised by all the skills needed and the more you learn the more intimidated you become. You need answers and you need help! Relax, you are not alone. Every successful marketer has been there, and survived. The trick is to conquer the beast without losing yourself. Remember, why you wanted this business to begin with was to work from home, have control over your life, more free time, and more family time with income sufficient to maintain a carefree lifestyle. You have some of the skills needed and the ones you don’t have can be outsourced giving you time to grow your business without stealing time from your family. You’ll learn as you go but for now the most important quality necessary for you is persistence. As an aspiring marketer, I’m assuming you have already found a product to sell, and you have affiliated yourself with a mentor or are an affiliate marketer, which makes everything easier. Alternatively, if you are going it alone, you will have arranged for dependable personnel in the storage and shipment department. This is...
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