Author: Brian Hunt

Brian Hunt is a Senior Account Analyst at Elite SEM. Consulting SEO for startups throughout college, Brian has experience with many different e-commerce platforms and specializes in off-page/promotions, analytics, and reporting. He may also be the biggest Sixers fan you've ever met.

Google’s Next Big Algorithm Update

Once again Google is updating their organic search algorithm and the target is mobile. Google has announced that a new algorithm update will be launched on April 21 to clean up and optimize organic mobile search results. Although Google has mentioned in that past that responsive and mobile friendly websites may see small boosts in… Read more »

Link Earning Guide for 2015

The New Year is fast approaching and that means once again we have to reevaluate our link earning strategies for 2015. With the recent roll out of Google’s Penguin 3.0 algorithm update (and hopefully more iterations throughout the year) link builders will have to keep monitoring their backlink profile. With that said, ultimately link builders… Read more »

Preparing Your Backlink Profile For The Google Penguin 3.0 Update

A new Google Penguin update is no longer a rumor, but now the main focus is when the update will hit. Recently in a Google+ Hangout John Mueller was quoted as saying “engineers are working on it [Penguin 3.0]” and admits that it is “not far away”. Since we know a Penguin 3.0 update is… Read more »

Google Launches Hashtag Search

Keeping up with Google can be a full time job. Lately, Google has been extremely active with their recent changes to keyword reporting, the Hummingbird update, and now, hashtag search. Earlier this summer, Google introduced hashtags on Google Plus. Recently, it took this idea a step further by allowing users to search for those hashtags… Read more »

How to Successfully Guest Blog in a Post Penguin 2.0 World

The recent algorithm Penguin 2.0 update has once again changed the game for SEO. Specifically Penguin 2.0 has made link building through guest posts more difficult, though it has not ended its run entirely. Penguin 2.0 is forcing SEOs to change their approach and overall focus of effort for their campaigns. No longer should campaign… Read more »