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Could Google Be Hurting Websites With Search Engine Answers?

The Google search engine is a tool designed to provide people with information. Its algorithm is updated regularly to address issues with keyword relevancy. Search engines are only valuable when the information that comes up in search is what the individual is looking for with the given keyword. If...

How Many Keywords Should Be in an Article?

Keyword articles are considered a common part of SEO strategy. The idea is that by using a keyword over and over, search engines will recognize that your article is about that keyword and rank you accordingly. In the past, the idea has been to aim for a keyword density of 2 to 5%. "Density," in...

Content Marketing vs. SEO – Is There a Difference?

Great Leap Studios handles high volumes of SEO work. But we consider ourselves a "content marketing" company. For those that have only recently heard about search engine optimization, this can be confusing. So we thought we'd develop this handy little explanation about the difference between...

Grow Your Business with Three Ridiculously Simple Video Strategies

Does your business have a YouTube account? Do you use it? If not, you’re missing out on a tremendously powerful marketing tool that can drive huge volumes of traffic to your website, build your brand and ultimately increase online sales. Here are three ridiculously simple strategies to use video...

Is Great Leap Studios Google Panda Friendly?

Yes. But we'll elaborate. Google Panda is a widely misunderstood yet surprisingly easy to understand algorithm change. Rather than get into complexities, the best way to understand Google Panda is by what occurred when the change took place: Poor quality writing was punished for being poor...

10 Crucial WordPress Plugins for Business Owners

Creating a website from scratch can be difficult. Thankfully there's WordPress, a free, open source software platform loaded with easy to understand, upgradeable parts. With WordPress, you can add nearly any tool, code, or function you want to your website provided you have installed the right...

Let Us Build Your Online Reputation

Not long ago we had a post on the idea of marketing a city. Specifically the city of Merced, which has a great deal of promise as a potentially enjoyable city in which to live, but is struggling as a result of its location and the housing crisis. But perhaps Merced's biggest problem is that it has...

When to Split Test

Copywriting is, in many ways, an art form. The goal is to weave words together in a way that attracts visitors, keeps them on the page, and leads them towards purchasing your products. You need to be a skilled wordsmith that understands how to grab the reader's attention – one that understands...

Adding an Authority Article to Your Website

There are several different types of content. Keyword articles, for example, are articles that are primarily used in article marketing and placed in directories to boost your immediate and long term SEO. Content articles are generally added to your website. Blog posts are blog posts, etc. Each and...

Guest Posting – The New Form of Advertising

Magazines and newspapers are dying, and Adblock has made it possible to avoid pesky click through ads. If you want to reach an audience, traditional advertising methods no longer work. Your best way to advertise is to create a website and utilize search engine marketing. But it's not the only way...