As of September 2017, Instagram has 800 Million active monthly users, making it the 3rd largest social platform after Facebook and YouTube. For bloggers, Instagram allows a place to offer a window into their daily life by providing pictures of everyday activities, the behind the scenes of their blog content, or just great pics of
It will not come as a surprise to know that localized SEO is a very important to any successful company. For an up and coming business, making sure your presence is known to the local population is very important to make sure you achieve early success. Once you have achieved success, it is not unheard
If you work at a web development firm, you know that “SEO” is usually treated as an auxiliary service that’s dealt with at the end of project development. Once the site is built, someone is asked to do some keyword research for its pages, and keywords are stuffed into the title, meta description and sometimes,
In lieu of a recent announcement made on Google’s Webmaster blog website owners and marketers are freaking out. Blogs from here to Borneo are abuzz with what’s new in the world of mobile marketing and what to do about it. Here at AOD, we can’t ignore these types of major industry updates and at the same
I read two particularly entertaining posts about industry buzzwords, like “Social Reach,” that are used too often. I’m talking about this post that was brilliant and this one that had me laughing long after I closed the tab. I couldn’t agree more with the sentiments of these buzzword-bashing posts (particular hater-emphasis on “game-changing,” “360-degree” and
Well we did it. We navigated through the not-so-obvious topic of native advertising yesterday at #SEMPOMtl. The event was held at Google’s Montreal office and was hosted by yours truly in addition to having a solid lineup of presenters and panelists.
To give you an idea of what you missed, let’s recap:
AOD’s Co-Founder, Augustin Vazquez-Levi kicked
This blog was written based on a highly engaging and informative training with G-Shift Labs.
Search engine marketers (SEMs) are under enormous pressure to improve their client’s rankings under conditions that appear increasingly poor. Pressure comes from changes to Google and now even Bing search engine algorithms in addition to relying only on the keyword data
Managing On-Page SEO is the first installment of our SEO 101 for SMBs series. The series will discuss several SEO techniques that any bootstrapping entrepreneur can employ to get the most out of Google.
Search engine optimization, or SEO, can be difficult to fully understand. Search engine algorithms – how search engines like Google and
Recently a friend of mine who works with a major airline in Canada asked me to see if I could spot any problems with the website. Their organic SEO traffic had fallen dramatically, even though no major changes had been made to the site. My initial instinct was to look for Panda or Penguin related
CNN and Facebook have partnered together to report discussions on Facebook involving the presidential and vice-presidential candidates. The variables have not been released, but they are using Facebook Insights, a simple analytics tool where you can measure the number of Likes, Shares, Virality and ultimately total Reach. Basically, CNN’s Facebook Insights is presenting how many