Will Small Biz SEO Ever Get Easier?

Will Small Biz SEO Ever Get Easier?

Charlie in Tucson, Arizona wants some help predicting the future. Hello Peter- I own a small brick and mortar here in downtown Tucson. Every SEO guru I speak with tells me things are getting more difficult for small business SEO. In your opinion is this true? I want...
Is Organic SEO Doomed in 2014?

Is Organic SEO Doomed in 2014?

Lauren in Lancing, Michigan is miffed about the latest news how Google Adwords is trying to put the kibosh on organic SEO. Pete- Everything I read is making me think organic seo is dead. PPC seems as if it’s being pushed harder by Google and Bing these days....
Guest Blogging for Backlinks? Bad Idea…

Guest Blogging for Backlinks? Bad Idea…

Marty from San Antonio, Texas is fuming. She’s built a thriving guest blogging business that’s now getting bad press since Google began penalizing sites with guest blogging backlinks. Hi Peter:-) I own a very small guest blogging firm. What’s the...
Can I Recover from Google Penguin?

Can I Recover from Google Penguin?

Marvin in Tampa, Florida is rattled. He use to be on the first page of Google and now he’s MIA. Dear Mr. Gustafson- I was hit by Google Penguin but not until mid-2013. I’ve tried a few different firms only to discover they were clueless. Help!!!!!!!!!!!...
How Do I Increase My Click-Throughs?

How Do I Increase My Click-Throughs?

Suzie from Phoenix, Arizona is miffed. He ranks on the first few pages of Google but isn’t getting many click-throughs to his site. Bummer. Dear Pete- I’ve read a few of your posts about click-through optimization. What’s your secret to increasing...
How to Get Cheap SEO?

How to Get Cheap SEO?

Robert in Philadelphia, PA wants what I can’t give him: cheap SEO. But since he’s on a shoestring budget, I can at least toss him some ideas without busting the bank. Dear Mr.Gustafson- If I had the money, I would hire you. But my start-up has very little...
Why Bother with List-Building?

Why Bother with List-Building?

Britni in Houston, Texas has become a mega-star in all things Minecraft. If you’re a parent of kids older than six, you know what I’m talking about. These days Minecraft is what roller skates keys and hoolah hoops were to kids growing up in ’50s....
Keywords: Big Fish Little Pond?

Keywords: Big Fish Little Pond?

Jayden in Orlando, Florida is mighty confused about keyword research. Her site competes in a beefy competitive niche. Hi Peter- All the articles I read say to go after keywords with thousands of exact monthly searches. I did!!! But I can’t rank for them....