Crowd Catering - How to Build a Top Traffic Website
Steve Pavlina has said that if he knew how to create a million dollars of value, he would be an instant
millionaire. Many of us forget that in SEO the ultimate magic bullet is to create value. Google is always
steering us towards this SEO strategy … but the success of black hatters still makes people think that
there is a back-door way to good SEO results. Worse, some people believe that they have to use black
hat tactics to compete with the sites that do. Today we check out some of the ways that you can cater
to the crowd and build a top traffic search engine optimised website by creating real value for your
If your content is recycled from 1 other source, it's value is immediately halved. If your content is
recycled from 2 very similar sources, it's value is immediately reduced by two-thirds. This applies even
if it doesn't commit the SEO-sin of being true duplicate content.However, if you use four or five
different sources to put together something different to any one of them, you have something fully
original and very valuable to your SEO!
In order to be helpful (and use that to boost your traffic and SEO rankings!), you need to:
• Provide search engine optimised content that is complete and utterly truthful - not
•Be specific in your advice
•Be there for your audience - answering questions, replying to comments and enquiries etc.
If you can imagine your SEO
web content writing as having a conversation with a friend, you'll
immediately get a good, gut understanding of what you need to do to create value for your readers.
News sites have their place, and it is tempting to mix up the content of your site with commentary on
current events and reporting. However, timeless content has much more SEO value. If you write an
article that is relevant to people for three years, you'll get much more return for your SEO dollar