What is latent semantic indexing (LSI)?

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Melissa Garner
on September 18, 2019
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Latent semantic indexing (LSI) is a complex system used by search engines to analyze the relationships between terms and concepts on a page in an effort to provide the most accurate and relevant search results.   The importance of latent semantic indexing for search Latent semantic indexing uses natural language processing (NLP) to help a…

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What is information architecture?

Posted by
Melissa Garner
on August 25, 2019
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Information Architecture, often written as IA, is the organization of information into a hierarchy to make it easier to use. IA gives structure to information including content organization, site structure and navigating hierarchy in website redesigns. The importance of Information Architecture to the user’s experience The term ‘Information Architecture’ dates from 1975 and is attributed…

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How much should you spend on PPC? PPC budget calculator & tips for setting a budget

Posted by
Zack Bedingfield at CallRail
on August 15, 2019
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Does PPC fit in to your marketing budget? Find out with our PPC budget calculator We collaborated with Justin Wagner at Adfinitely on this post. Adfinitely is an Atlanta-based company that provides marketing technology to multi-location businesses. If you’re interested in running a PPC campaign as part of your marketing strategy, it’s first important to…

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Top must-follow Twitter chats for inbound marketers

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on June 11, 2019

Twitter chats are an easy way to network and build industry connections without the cost of a conference pass or even having to leave your desk. Additionally, they provide a platform for amplification and establishing authority in the industry, giving your company an edge in the thought leadership process. Even with the recent decline, Twitter…

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What is internal linking?

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Melissa Garner
on October 10, 2018
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Internal linking is the use of hyperlinks that target and lead to other sites within the same domain, as a way to drive visitors from one page to another. Why is internal linking important to your site? As usual, all roads lead back to SEO. Links have been and continue to be ranking factors in…

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What is image optimization?

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Melissa Garner
on May 11, 2018
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Image optimization involves making your website images useful to both visitors and search engines. This includes techniques like reducing file sizes without sacrificing quality in order to increase site speed, or providing alt text for screen readers and search engines to identify what an image is about. Learn more about CallRail’s recommended SEO best practices……

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What is SEO?

Posted by
Melissa Garner
on February 27, 2018
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What is SEO? Search engine optimization (SEO) is the set of techniques and methodologies dedicated to improving online visibility for a website’s organic search rankings. All major search engines have primary search results and set algorithms to rank organic search results based on what’s most relevant to the user’s search query. SEO involves both on…

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