100: Marie Haynes on The August 1st Update, Link Building, EAT – Special Call-In Show! (Oct 2nd, 2018)

Experts On The Wire (SEO, Content Marketing, Social Media)



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Show Agenda and Timestamps



Episode Introduction [0:22]

Some pre show notes  [1:25]

What this episode will be about – 3 listeners ask their own questions for Dan and Marie to answer [2:05]

Show Begins [2:46]

Marie Haynes’ Podcast Search news You Can Use [4:04]

What has Marie learned since the August 1st Google update and have there been more updates since then? [5:24]



Local update [5:57]

Organic update- update that hit businesses with trust issues [6:44]



Has Marie seen any recoveries for those sites affected? [8:44]









1st caller Steve [10:10]



Steve runs a website builder review website and also has a blog for seo purposes. Steve doesn’t know if his blog helps with seo and is unsure which direction to take the blog in to help with SEO. [11:09]



Marie’s thoughts on blogs [12:48]

Dan’s Thoughts [16:00]

Marie’s thoughts on blog content unrelated to the business site [17:50]









More thoughts on the Google update and how EAT and trust plays a factor [20:25]

2nd caller Talmage [24:54]



Can you optimize for TF-IDF, Proof Terms, Semantics, LSI? [25:18]



Dan’s response [26:14]

Marie’s response [27:28]





Google update caused some of Talmage’s clients to suffer what can he do to counteract it [29:16]



Marie’s thoughts [30:31]

Dan’s thoughts [33:38]

Marie’s addition recommendations [34:55]





How to best build links and what are Dan and Marie’s thoughts on link building? [36:56]



Dan’s thoughts [37:33]

Marie’s thought [38:58]









3rd caller Victor [42:06]



How to optimize for an “hours open” listing site?[42:42]



Marie’s response [44:17]

Dan’s thoughts [46:43]

Marie’s additional thoughts on providing value that people can’t find elsewhere [49:02]

Dan’s additional thoughts on Victor’s website [51:46]

Marie’s final thoughts on link building and user experience [52:32]









Dan and Marie’s final thoughts on incorrect business models [54:11]

Where to find Marie online [55:10]



Articles, Resources, and Links Mentioned



Search News You Can Use Podcast by Marie Haynes- Itunes- https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/search-news-you-can-use-podcast-search-engine-optimization/id1376634845?mt=2

Search News You Can Use Podcast by Marie Haynes – SoundCloud- https://soundcloud.com/search-news-you-can-use

Steve’s site- SiteBuilderReport – https://www.sitebuilderreport.com/

* August 1st Google Update- Search News You Can Use Newsletter-

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