Category Archives: News

What Killed the Vine App – Or Is There Still Some Hope Left for It?

What Caused Vine to Wither? Social media has exploded since the mid-2000s, when Facebook began to rise to prominence. The social landscape changes every day, with old apps and platforms giving way to new technologies and services. This was certainly the case for Vine, a Twitter-owned video-sharing service that appears to be on its way [...]
Read More

Frighteningly Good Halloween Events in Phoenix: 2016 Edition

This entry was posted in Local Events, News and tagged , on by .
Every October, there is no shortage of Halloween-themed events in the greater Phoenix area. From haunted houses to family friendly festivities, the Valley of the Sun has got it all. Here at Eminent SEO, we thought we’d help point those of you in Arizona to some can’t-miss events taking place this month. Activities are going [...]
Read More

More Big-Box Retailers Bite the Dust: What’s to Blame? (Besides Online Shopping)

This entry was posted in News and tagged , , , on by .
It’s always sad to see a business close its doors and leave behind a vacant storefront. Well, almost always – depending on if the shuttered business personally wronged you in any way. Over the last couple of months, multiple big-box retailers with a once-prominent presence here in Arizona announced they would be closing all of [...]
Read More

Google’s Message Is Clear: Review and Clean Up Your Website’s Outbound Links

This entry was posted in News and tagged , , , on by .
Earlier this month, several reports stated that Google started issuing a specific warning to various webmasters. The message hit at one miscue: “unnatural” outbound links. Google reportedly first started sending this message out on Saturday, April 9, via email and Google Search Console. While it probably took some webmasters aback, others likely knew they had [...]
Read More

Looking Ahead to Google Penguin 4.0: How to Remain Penalty-Free in 2016

A major Google algorithm update was supposed to launch in late-2015, but we’re still waiting. Over the second weekend of January, SEO experts noticed some drastic changes in traffic volumes across many websites. Some thought it might be the much-anticipated Google Penguin 4.0 algorithm update, but we now know it wasn’t. Google officials initially indicated [...]
Read More

Google Reduces 7-Pack in Search to 3-Pack: What This Means for Local Businesses

Among all the changes happening at Google, the tech giant made a significant shakeup in local search earlier this month that kind of went under the radar. For starters, the company separated Google+ from YouTube, meaning you no longer have to have a G+ account to log in to YouTube. Then, Google+ Photos starting shutting [...]
Read More

Has Panda 4.2 Arrived? What to Know About The New Google Algorithm Refresh

Have you noticed any changes in website traffic? No? It’s not a surprise that many webmasters have not noticed Panda 4.2 officially rolling out, because this one is a slow rollout: It could take months before it is complete. With that being said, a lot of us didn’t even notice this refresh that started rolling [...]
Read More

Eminent SEO is Celebrating 4 Years – A Personal Journey

How I Got Into Marketing Roughly 9 years ago I was a young single mom with 2 little kids. I was tired of working the long hours required of a restaurant manager… and I found myself at a career crossroad. Do I continue pursuing the restaurant management path I was on, which, although it was [...]
Read More

CareerBuilder Survey Reveals Most Wanted Office Perk

This entry was posted in Blog, News and tagged , , on by .
If you could have one perk at your workplace, what would it be? A recent CareerBuilder survey revealed that half-day Fridays, an on-site fitness center and the ability to wear jeans scored highest on their results. More than 3,900 full-time workers nationwide took part in the survey. We currently posed the same question, on our [...]
Read More