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20
Nov

VIDEO: PR & Link Building Webinar from 11/20

What does a story on marital intimacy have to do with a travel website? How can an interior designer get publicity through helping the homeless? Ken McGaffin and Garrett French take on PR for Link Builders, discussing the types of stories that capture journalists’ and readers’ attention. Ken lists ways that any company, even a […]

6
Nov

53 Link Building & SEO Posts from Fall 2014

I. What a fall we’re having at Citation Labs… We announced the addition of our new Director of PR Services, Ken McGaffin, making our link building agency service offerings stronger than ever. We held our first Webinar: “Agency Hacks for the In-House SEO Team.“ And we’re currently planning our 2nd Webinar: “The Great PR Brainstorm” […]

3
Nov

11/20 Webinar with Ken McGaffin & Garrett French: Live PR Brainstorm Workshop

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 20th – 12pm EST Click here to tell us about your business! – We may feature it in the brainstorming session. Ken McGaffin and Garrett French will use your business PR concerns to fuel the discussion on PR Strategy from a link-builder’s perspective. If we learned one thing from our first Webinar: Link Building […]

17
Oct

10/17 Webinar Video: Agency Hacks for the In-House Link Builder

We held our first Webinar – “Agency Hacks for the In-House Link Building Team” on Friday, October 17. If you missed it, or would like to watch again, the video and Webinar notes are below. And if you’re not already signed up for the Citation Labs email Newsletter, you can sign up here for invites to […]

24
Sep

10/17 Webinar Topic Announced: Agency Hacks for the In-House Link Builder

    We announced our upcoming Webinar in our latest newsletter! If you missed it, click here to RSVP.  You’ve got a small SEO team. Your organization understands the value of building links, but you don’t have the organizational power of a full-on link building agency. From prospecting to content creation to outreach (and then […]

5
Aug

Six Questions with Buzzstream’s Stephanie Beadell on Developing Surveys for Outreach

Getting responses from email outreach can be difficult.  Incorporating research questions to identify meaningful content as well as tune in to new voices can entice people to reply with insight, ideas and new directions.  To achieve this, you must ask the right questions, but crafting the perfect survey can be difficult without adequate preparation. For […]

14
May

Link Prospector Now Provides Domain Authority on Demand

You want it? You got it! The Link Prospector now provides domain authority on demand for all of your qualification needs. Here’s how it works… 1) Run a crawl just as you normally do (or return to previous crawls…) 2) Go to your results page and click the (ADD SEOMOZ DATA) button.       […]

6
Feb

A Networking Recipe for the Micro Business using Link Prospector

(This is a guest post by Jesse Walker of Inbound Bistro.) If you run a small business, and I’m talking itsy-bitsy small, then you have all kinds of challenges marketing online that other businesses do not.  If your revenue is less than $100,000 USD per year then your marketing budget is probably less than $1000 […]

21
Dec

How to Use the Link Prospector for Multilingual Prospecting

We get a small but steady trickle of inquiries about using the link prospector in languages other than English. The answer, in short, is YES, absolutely. The Link Prospector now supports searches in some non-English languages, including lkjlkj. If you’re interested in any of those, this guide on our language offerings can help you out. If […]

25
Mar

Citation Labs Process and Tools for Large Scale Broken Link Building

    I designed my “scraper suite” of tools (not the link prospector) as stand alone pieces of a Broken Link Building tool that just launched. What we found was that my process, and the nature of the “dead web” itself, makes it quite difficult to processitize large scale BLB in a “add-URLs-and-click-go” tool. There […]