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SEO 101 is Search Engine Optimization from the very beginning. SEO 101 will teach you SEO from Square one. Hosts Ross Dunn and John Carcutt give out helpful information for the beginners without overwhelming you with technical details.

Latest Show Episodes & Updates

Google Adding “Quotes” Into Search Results Without Citing Sources; Matt Cutts speaks… kinda.
Air Date: July 1, 2015

0 Google adding “Quotes” into Search results without citing sources; John Muller goes deep into Reconsideration Requests, When asked about why some penalties are lifted faster than others, JohnMu gives a long detailed answer. Trends now updates in REALTIME !!! Countering Revenge Porn – Good for you Google! Plus, Matt Cutts speaks… kinda, Gary Illyes warns noindex works even in the […]

Google Could Unverify Inactive Local Business Listings; Syndicating Your Content
Air Date: June 24, 2015

0 Google Says It May Unverify Inactive Local Business Listings if businesses  haven’t logged in within six months.  Plus they discuss syndicated content at the request of a SEO 101 Google+ community member as Ross Dunn and John Carcutt discuss a posted article that explains how you can safely syndicate without screwing up your SEO.

Debunking Social Media Techniques That Can Impact Search
Air Date: June 3, 2015

1 Ross Dunn and John Carcutt followup on their discussion on Social Media Can Impact Your SEO. They debunk what they dont think applies from increased domain rankings to personalized results to relevant keywords and more.

8 Ways Social Media Can Impact Your SEO
Air Date: May 27, 2015

0 Ross Dunn and John Carcutt go through 8 Ways Social Media Can Impact Your SEO. They go through the list below: Brand Awareness: “people who have heard about you on social media search in Google for branded keywords” – no = search behavior Link Potential: “social sharing can result in citations and links” Personalized […]

Google Thin Content and Hub Pages
Air Date: May 20, 2015

0 Hosts Ross Dunn and John Carcutt dive into Google’s thin content and Hub Pages as well as chat about more Panda news.

Buying A Domain And Why Mobilegeddon Happened
Air Date: May 13, 2015

0 On Today’s show hosts Ross Dunn and John Carcutt discuss their 5000 mark on Google+ along with buying Domains and the reasons why Mobilegeddon happened in the first place.

Why did Mobilegeddon Happen?
Air Date: May 6, 2015

0 Why did Mobilegedon Happen? Ross and John analyze the US Winners and Losers from the Mobile Search Update … SearchMetrics analyzes the data …plus, Google Forcing Users to Google Maps Lite Now, Users are Upset. Also, Google Mobile Search Tests Colored Dots In Result Snippets, said to be “Yet another user interface being tested in […]

The Big Google Rollout & Mobilegeddon
Air Date: April 22, 2015

0 Ross Dunn, host of SEO 101 speaks with Brasco of WebmasterRadio.FM about the upcoming changes with Google and “Mobilegeddon” during a special “Live” edition of the program this week.

Google Working on Separate Index for Mobile; Penguin and Panda Keep Rolling Updates
Air Date: April 15, 2015

0 Neither Penguin or Panda are on a rolling update schedule. .. both are currently Manual Updates and Panda has not been updated in over 6 months.  Google working on a completely separate Index for Mobile. Tablets not considered “Mobile” by Google and are not impacted by the coming update. Good Mobile Overview of the Gary Illyes […]

New Info on the Google Mobile Algo Roll-out
Air Date: April 1, 2015

0 New Info on the Google Mobile Algo Roll-out: Will be a Yes/No flag no Grey areas. More discussion about whether it will impact Desktop search. Will roll out over a few Days (a week) Google News not going to see the Mobile update yet. Also , a Doorway Page Update and listener questions on query parameter […]