Search Engine Optimization

Search engine optimization (SEO) is the general term for things you can do to make your website rank well in the "natural" or "organic" search engine results. Together with pay-per-click (PPC), this is one of the biggest methods affiliates employ to get visitors to their websites.

Master Plan SEO Strategies with Charles Heflin

Charles Heflin, founder of SEO 2020 and The Master Plan, shares some excellent SEO strategies.

Moving Pages with Redirects

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Imagine you've got a page on your website that has attracted a whole lot of good links, and is attracting a lot of traffic, but you need to move it to a different place on your website. Here's how!

Controlling the Search Spiders

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To index your site, search engine send spiders to crawl all the content on your site, so that other people can find it. But what if you have something you don't want indexed?

To www or not to www?

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Most people would consider www.example.com and example.com to be the same website. Unfortunately this isn't the case, so we take a look at what this means for you as an affiliate.

Getting Your Website Indexed

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A question many affiliates ask is how to get the search engines crawling your website in the first place. In this lesson we look at How to Get Your Website Indexed.

Getting Backlinks for SEO

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Links are extremely important for SEO and helping your site rank well in the search engines for your keywords. Look at how backlinks help your SEO, and determining whether a link is good or bad.

What is PageRank?

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PageRank gets a lot of attention from affiliates performing search engine optimization on their websites, but what is it really, and does it actually matter?

Top 6 On-Page SEO Factors

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Want to know which on-page SEO factors really work? Here are our top 6 on-page SEO strategies. Master these and you'll be one step ahead of most other affiliates out there!

Sitemaps

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When you run into desperation, and can't find a particular page on a small site, there is one page you can refer to - the sitemap. Learn what they do, and how to create one!

Where to Find Links

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In this lesson we take a look at Link Building Tips: where to find links. We'll take a look at some methods you can employ to get useful backlinks to your websites.

On-Page SEO Factors

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Ever wondered if those on-page SEO factors actually make a difference? Today we outline the most common on-page factors and whether they're actually worth the time and effort any more.