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Using competitive tools for client prospecting

By Rasmus Sørensen April 4, 2014

As an agency we are always on the lookout for new clients and industries where we believe we can make an impact. In order to analyse and get the whole picture for a given industry, niche or existing client business, we use a range of tools to help us gather, analyse and drive informed decisions; as to if and how we should approach the task.

We do this type… Continue reading

Negative Domain Research Part 2 – Filtering Majestic’s Referring Domain Data

By Nicholas Chimonas March 27, 2014

So you (or your client, not pointing any fingers here) engaged in some shady black hat link building tactics in the past. Well perhaps they weren’t black hat at the time, but they are now. Whatever, Google. The time has come to clean up a messy backlink portfolio and start fresh with white hat tactics. But how do you find the negative links of the past?!

First download a… Continue reading

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Negative Domain Research Part 1 – Anchor Text Segmentation

By Nicholas Chimonas March 25, 2014

One of the fastest ways to conduct negative domain research is through anchor text segmentation within Majestic. Since the Penguin algorithm looks at over-optimization of anchor text as a potential negative signal, we can take the same approach to quickly identify domains with spammy artificial backlinks pointing to our clients.

There are two places within Majestic you can go to in order to identify over-optimized keyword-rich anchor text. The… Continue reading

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Finding Link Opportunities Using Majestic SEO

By Clayton Wood March 19, 2014

Link building is becoming tougher as Google tightens its noose on link networks and improves its algorithms to detect quality. Finding fresh, high quality link opportunities is important now more than ever. We’ve put together this guide – a cheat sheet that you can use as reference when trying to figure out how to find viable link opportunities using Majestic SEO. This guide we’ve compiled based on our own experience… Continue reading

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PR and Social Media Marketing Tips Using Link Data from Majestic SEO

By Nicola Carey December 18, 2013

There was a great turnout for the Majestic SEO webinar which took place Friday 6th December at 9:30am (PST) by Mel Carson, US Ambassador for Majestic SEO. Since then we have received requests for the webinar to be uploaded online so not wanting to disappoint, you can now listen and watch the webinar via the video below.

From watching and listening to the video you will learn how to… Continue reading

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