Ross and John are back, these week diving into GOogle Real Time Analytics and ranking reports. They also answer some questions left over from a prior Q&A session, before wrapping up by talking about the pros and cons of FaceBook’s changes, and how Google+ has grown rapidly.
Google’s new feature, Google Plus One aims to make search more social, while also being brought to bare for Google Street View not blurring people enough in Switzerland. Ross and John also answer a question on what you can change on your page to effect search rankings, and efficient ways to track it.
The duo also talk about some of their favorite Google April Fools jokes, from Chomercise, to Google Docs Motion, and even Google Cow. Finally John gives his suggestions and a break down of the various conferences, and which ones may be right for you.
Ross and John discuss How Social Impacts Traditional SEO. They discuss on site aspects including User Generated Content and Site Buttons and off site with things like Direct Link Development and seeding content.
They also answer a listener question on how social media factors into long-term link strategies, and how is it managed in a scalable and effective way.
Taylor Pratt, Product Marketing Manager for Raven Tools and Co-Founder Jon Henshaw discuss Combining Ranking Results with Analytics and how webmasters can do that with their toolset.
They also go into depth about the Raven tool set including features like Private branded reports, plus how you can view traffic, rankings and conversions in one interface and how it handles social and integrates analytics.
Ross and John discuss SEO and its relation to social media and essentially using blogs and other social media tools to bring traffic so that they can see your search engine optimization.
Jeff Quipp joins Ross Dunn to discuss the advantages of Twitter and how social media can help your site’s rankings. Jeff and Ross give in-depth examples of how Twitter has helped link build and add targeted traffic to sites as well as build solid communities.