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SEMrush vs. AHREFS: A Deep Dive Review & Comparison of Each

Transcript:   Hey, this is Shaheen from Web Upon and this is episode number 10 of Chalk Talk Thursday. Today I wanted to cover a very, very common question in the SEO industry. What is the difference between Ahrefs and SEMrush? Now, I think there’s a pretty quick 30 second answer to this question. I actuall...

3 Quick Ways to Create a Sitemap – Chalk Talk Thursday #9

Creating a sitemap is an essential SEO task. In this article, I’ll walk you through a few of the common ways to generate sitemaps, starting with 3 amazing tools: xml-sitemaps, Yoast SEO, and Screaming Frog. Let’s dive in! Option 1: How to Build a Quick Sitemap for Free with XML-sitemaps.com Xml-sitemaps.com is a...

How To Audit Your SEO Agency or Consultant in 7 Bulletproof Steps – Chalk Talk Thursday #8

Search engine optimization is one of the rare business areas where there are thousands of self proclaimed experts, but no central governing body that actual certifies it. And there never will be, because search engines have no incentives to encourage the industry.   Google made nearly $28.55 billion from AdWords ...

Understand How Websites Work in 5 Easy Steps: Chalk Talk #7

  As a business owner that’s constantly overwhelmed, how do you stay on top of how your website works? Understanding how the Internet works is essential to finding success managing a digital business. In this article, I’ll guide you through a simple explanation. Let’s say your on your cell-phone. You type ...

The 3 Core Link Building Strategies – Chalk Talk Thursday #6

Transcript:   [00:01] Hello. This is Shaheen over at WebUpon. This is episode number six of Chalk Talk Thursday. Today I wanted to cover the three core principles of link building. This applies to any business. I know there are hundreds of lists out there that cover all the various tactics, but I think at a macro...

5 Ideation Strategies for Content Teams

As a digital or content marketer, you and your team will be tasked with creating social media posts, blogs, websites, advertisements, videos, and more. The task of ideating and executing on content can be an exhausting one, especially if you have to start from square one every single time, without a strategy to help ...

How to Write Great Title Tags in 2019

Transcript: Hello, this is Shaheen over at WebUpon and this is episode number five of Chalk Talk Thursday. Today we’re going to cover something that I love, how to write really good, damn good title tags. As is my custom, I’m going to start off by talking about a little bit of the contention here ...

How to Leave Your Marketing Company (or 9 Things to Grab Before You Go) – Chalk Talk Thursday #4

It’s important that all business owners make sure that they have complete ownership of their site, social media accounts, ad tools, and any associated collateral. Unfortunately I’ve encountered many situations where business didn’t know what they did and didn’t own. This video will cover all t...

5 KPIs that Matter More Than Social Shares – Chalk Talk Thursday #3

A lot of people love social share data. It’s not as available as it used to be ever since Twitter dropped it off its roster, a lot of other people have basically responded in kind by limiting the information. StumbleUpon has gone the way of the dinosaurs as has Google Plus. Right now, if you type in a URL, you’...

How Proxies and VPNs Work

Proxies and VPNs are excellent ways to beef up your security online, but are also major obstacles to the work of many digital marketers. But, learning about how they work, and the different times when they are useful will help prepare you for working through any issues that might come up. We like to give you the i...