The Week in Review - Top Inbound Marketing News for May 16, 2016 Blog Feature
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May 16th, 2016

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The Week in Review - Top Inbound Marketing News for May 16, 2016

Week in Review

Check out the latest Top Inbound Marketing News for May 16, 2016!Welcome back to another Week in Review! It's time to dive into the top inbound marketing news from the past week that will help you take your marketing to the next level.

HubSpot shares over thirty white hat ways to build the best backlinks for SEO. Social Media Examiner talks about the latest Facebook news feed changes and how they affect marketers. MOZ gives you everything you need to know about using Yoast SEO for Wordpress. Finally, MarketingProfs reveal the six top SEO factors to remember in 2016.

From HubSpot: Inbound Link Building 101: 33 White Hat Ways to Build Backlinks for SEO

If you have been working on your SEO lately you probably know that you need backlinks. There are a lot of tempting ways out there to get 5,000 backlinks for $5 but trust me, you don't want to fall prey to those tempting black hat tactics. Not only will they hurt your results in the SERPs, you will spend a long time disavowing those 5,000 backlinks and cleaning up the mess they leave for you. Fortunately, there are a bunch of awesome white hat ways to build backlinks mentioned in this post from HubSpot. If you have used some of those black hat tactics, you may want to check out these google algorithm updates to see if they are affecting you.

From Social Media Examiner: How the Facebook News Feed Works: Changes Marketers Need to Know 

Gaining exposure on Facebook can be tricky business. Especially if you do not have a large budget for sponsored posts. Thankfully, the people at Social Media Examiner have put together this informative post to give you the ins and outs of how the Facebook News Feed algorithm works and how to use that knowledge to your advantage. This post really gets into detail in ways that I have not seen other posts do. It's really a good use of your valuable time to read it.

From MOZ: Everything You Need to Know About Using Yoast SEO for Wordpress 

Do you use Yoast SEO for Wordpress or are you looking for a great SEO plugin for your Wordpress site? This post will help you ensure that you have your Yoast SEO for Wordpress plugin set up properly. You don't want to have your archives set up incorrectly and get hit with a duplicate content penalty on your own site for your own content. This post covers everything you need to know to avoid penalties like that. Plus, after you get it set up properly they give you some great info on using the Yoast SEO for Wordpress plugin.

From MarketingProfs: Six Top SEO Factors in 2016 

Looking for some great SEO tips that are relevant for 2016? This is one of the best posts I have read all year. Brian Dean and a team of SEOs came together and analyzed over one million Google search results to find the most relevant SEO tips for 2016. This post is packed with great information and links to helpful resources. Enjoy the read.

And that's a wrap. Join us every Monday for the Week in Review where we bring you the top Inbound Marketing News! Have a great week.

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About Geoff Bennetto

Geoff has a passion for business, sales, and marketing. He started his first business at the age of 17 and has continued to learn and grow since. He loves marketing because it allows him to use his skills to help business owners turn their dreams into a reality.

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