Tag Archives: lockedown seo

“Google Ranking Wrong Page for Keywords”

Hello, this is John Locke. Today I’m answering an interesting SEO question that I saw in a forum. Now in this particular question, the person posting, they had one page on their site that they’re trying to rank. But Google is favoring another page in their site for the for the terms that they’re targeting.… Read More »

Do WordPress Tags Afect SEO?

Hello, this is John Locke. Today, we’re going to address a question that a lot of you have had regarding WordPress tags, and do they affect your SEO? For those who don’t know, WordPress is a content management system. It’s a platform for building websites. If you’re publishing a blog post, you can organize the… Read More »

What Makes a Back Link a Spam Link?

Hello, this is John Locke, and today we’re going to be talking about what constitutes a spammy link. What links are good? What links are spam? There are different levers that we can move in SEO to make your rankings go up or down. Now most of you understand that content and keywords, and how… Read More »

Ranking a Single Page Website

Hello, this is John Locke, and today I’m coming at you with a story that I saw on a SEO forum. This is about a person whose employer went from having a multiple page website to a single page website. This person was lamenting the fact that their SEO tanked after this, stating, “I tried… Read More »

Using HARO to Build Links for SEO

Hello, this is John Locke, and today we’re going to talk about how you can help a reporter out and help out your SEO at the same time. One of the main things that you can do to help your SEO and boost your rankings is getting links from relevant sources — trusted, authority websites.… Read More »

9 Common SEO Mistakes in Small Business

Today we’re going to talk about the nine biggest mistakes that small businesses make with their SEO. It’s going to be a good one. So, granted there are probably a million things that you could do to improve your SEO — and different things that you should be looking at. But these are nine high-level… Read More »

How Long Does It Take To See Results From SEO?

Hello, there. This is John Locke for Lockedown Design. Today I want to answer the question, how long does it take to see results with SEO? Typically speaking, you should see results from a SEO campaign within six months. Now that doesn’t necessarily mean that you’re going to be on page one in six months… Read More »

“Why Is a Site With No Links Outranking Us?”

Hello, this is John Locke, and today I’m answering an interesting question that I saw an SEO thread, The question goes, “How can a website with a zero Domain Rank, that is a fairly new website, be outranking all these other websites with a far superior link profile, for a medium competition keyword?” Now, I… Read More »