How Does GooglebotCrawl JavaScript? Here’s What a Latest Test Revealed

When a group of brilliant minds from Merkle set out to test the ability of Google to crawl and index JavaScript functions, little did they know about the surprise that awaited them!A series of tests ran by the team proved that Google is fully capable of executing and indexing JS functions. Google is also equipped enough to render whole pages and read the DOM to index dynamically generated content.

For those of you who are still swooning from the news. Let’s break this down, step by step.

We always knew (at least since 2008) that Google was capable of crawling JavaScript. Back in the day, the access may have been limited. Today, Google can not only crawl and index the same kind of JS, but it can also render entire WebPages, and Google has been doing this for the last 12 months at least.

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Six Free SEO Tools That Every Business Should Use

Your Internet Reputation Could Be Scaring Off Readers - WordPress Howto Spoter Pic 1In the contemporary business environment where every business has to fight on a daily basis to improve its search engine result visibility, it becomes imperative for it to use a number of tools to monitor and analyze its performance on the web. While there are obviously expensive analysts and tools available that can do a good job, every small business should first use some of the very handy free SEO tools to save a good deal of money. Some of the top free tools:

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4 Basic Approaches Of Enhancing SEO On Your Business’ Social Media Platforms

Your Internet Reputation Could Be Scaring Off Readers - WordPress Howto Spoter Pic 2Social media is no longer just a platform for interaction; it has fast become a business tool, especially in marketing for small businesses. The platforms provide an inexpensive marketing channel where businesses are able to push their products to their social links and followers, and get instant feedback from their customers and target market, and tweak the products to further meet their needs.

However, optimizing your social media profiles is not just about having a presence, but there are some basic principles to be observed in order to achieve search engine optimization. These are;

  • Choose a befitting name

Note that “your name is indeed your brand”. The name you choose will be the name that you will be known by on the social platforms. The first name that you use is also the main name that Google will identify you with and the name that the profile will be ranked with.  With this in mind then, you are able to avoid repetitive or generic keywords as these may be viewed as spam and ward off potential clients.

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How Do Customers Find You?

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I have often heard bewildered clients ask the same question over and over again, “How can I figure out where my customers are finding information about my business?”  This is quite an important question and should be answered with clarity.

First and foremost, the answer helps you identify the channels that are attracting customers and reinforce them with the necessary marketing campaigns to further boost its potential. It also helps spot future opportunities that can bring in more customers through the door with tactical planning and expansion.

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5 Reasons Why You Must Focus On Local SEO

The idea that bounds local SEO is not limited to just local service providers anymore. Being in any sort of business or industry, you can consume the benefits of local SEO too. Local SEO directly connect you to the closer audience and customers of your business while indirectly serves you to get better search engine rankings.

Local SEO

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Top 12 Best and Proven SEO Strategies of 2016

increase-targeted-trafficPeople consider SEO as some illuminate theory which remains a mystery for many. However, SEO journey is a simple process if you follow and implement it wisely. People who succeed with SEO do two things: First, they identify SEO techniques that get them results. Second, they put 100% of their resources into executing and scaling those techniques. But you’re probably wondering: “How do I find SEO strategies that actually work?”. Well here are some best proven strategies which will work well.

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