Monday, January 22, 2018

How to Rank Your Website in Google in 2018 and Beyond!

There’s a lot of misinformation and confusion about how to rank a website well in Google with all of Google’s algorithm updates in 2018 and beyond. The answers I give in the video below may surprise you! Approximate Transcript of Video Above: Hi. David Hood here, the Dallas SEO geek, and this video is about […]

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Friday, September 15, 2017

Google’s HTTPS Warning in Chrome — How to Upgrade Website to SSL

Many website owners got a message in their Google Webmaster Tools (AKA Google Search Console) regarding a new “feature” that the Chrome web browser will contain. Chrome will now notify its users if a website is not https (ssl) and the website has any input forms on it. A simple contact form counts, so this […]

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Thursday, January 12, 2017

Truths about Off Page SEO and Link Building

I get a lot of questions about my Off Page SEO and Link Building and there are some important reasons why I can’t reasonably share everything I do. First and foremost, link building is a deep rabbit hole where each answered question reveals several more questions. Explaining some details usually leads to more details needing […]

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Saturday, October 22, 2016

The Top 4 Most Important SEO Factors will Shock You!

What is often repeated online as the most important to rank your website is not based on reality, but on what people want to or wish to be true. I deal with the realities of how Google rank’s a website.   When push comes to shove, there are 4 things that matter far more than everything […]

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Wednesday, September 14, 2016

UPDATE — How Long Does it Take to Rank a Website in Google?

The speed that websites rank in Google’s search results has changed since I last talked about it. Many of the factors are the same, but the way in which those factors affect the expected timeline has changed. Almost every person I talk to asks me how long it will take, so chances are very good […]

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Thursday, August 25, 2016

I’m a published author on SEO!

SEO Myths and Half Truths was a long time coming. There have been many myths and misunderstandings propagating through the world of SEO (mis)information for years. It is amazing to me that some of them have lasted so long.  That was part of what I studied to bring to the people — why do certain […]

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Thursday, July 28, 2016

Yes, Links Still Have a Huge Effect on Ranking!

Stone Temple Consulting released a study concluding that links still are a major ranking factor. If you’ve listened/read/watched any of my previous content you would see that this aligns well with what I’ve been saying in the past and what I expect into the future.  In other words, “duh!” There are still some huge flaws […]

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