Including Negative Keywords in Campaigns for Value
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game ever. Charles Lewis: They got me playing fun run. Chris Burres: It’s stupid addictive. Charles Lewis: Yes, it’s stupid addictive to the point we’ve turned it into family time. Imagine I’m on my phone, my wife is on her phone the kids are on their tablets and we’re all playing with each other. Chris Burres: It’s a good game. All right. We mentioned Facebook. [0:05:00] We have some questions that were sent to us from Facebook. I’m going to start with this. It’s actually a review. We have the outline of it here. I don’t have a review on iTunes that I can read. I’m going to have to extract this although I could probably have found this one. This is from Bob Russell he’s found us on Facebook. “Just about halfway through the podcast and I’ve learned so much. You guys really have a good flow together. I’m the owner operator of a carpet cleaning business in Windsor, Ontario, Canada.” I don’t know why I say it that way. “Still optimizing my site with SEO by Yoast. Tell me how to juicy Backlinks.” How to get juice links, I think. “Let me know what you think so far.” elementsrestoration.ca was his website. That’s the one I showed you. The website is beautiful. Charles Lewis: Oh, that guy. Great site. A couple of things which will practically help your back links [0:05:50] [Inaudible]. Frankly, your site we didn’t do an official analysis yet. We will. But it’s not clear anywhere in your site that you do carpet cleaning. I thought the site looked great. The layout was cool, it was clean, navigation was easy to find but it wasn’t all clear identification that it was actually carpet cleaning until you began the reading. Chris Burres: Knowing that it’s carpet cleaning the website is perfect other than the fact that the website doesn’t jump out at you that it’s a carpet cleaning website. Great job. Charles Lewis: [0:06:24] [Inaudible] content in order to get juicy back links, juicy, right? You want something to add some value some link juice with it.Trade great content something [0:06:36] [Inaudible] maybe something entertaining, something that people would want to link to. That’s the right method to go. That’s what we would do. We try to put some content that we could share, that we could make social that we could possibly go viral with that, that people would want to link to.
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