Happy Monday! Here are this week’s Search Scoop articles:
Report: Google To Block Paid Search Keyword Data With Not Provided; Like Organic “Not Provided” – Word on the street is that Google is going the way of “Not Provided” for paid search keyword data, as it did for organic data. More to come on this topic, which will be a huge change for measuring keyword performance.
How to Become a Google Plus Wizard – If your business is still ignoring Google+, STOP! Google+ is rapidly growing and is projected to become more popular than Facebook and Twitter. Start building your Google+ following now with tips from this infographic.
21 SEO Techniques You Can Use Today to Get More Search Engine Traffic – Lots of mini genius ideas about link building, content creation, email outreach, and on-site SEO strategies.
5 fundamentals of large scale link prospecting – The hardest part of link building to do well is often prospecting. Finding good prospects (and enough of them) is an art in and of itself. This post is a great overview of prospecting basics and some of the tools you can use to make things more scalable.