Tuesday, November 2, 2010

Enter to Win a FREE ebook copy of The Fundamentals of SEO for the Average Joe



The Fundamentals of SEO for the Average Joe

"A basic guide for all aspiring and seasoned freelance writers interested in learning the art of increasing web traffic using search engine optimization and search engine marketing."



Alyssa Ast is hosting an ebook give away on the WM Freelance Writers Connection! Alyssa is offering 2 free ebook copies of The Fundamentals of SEO for the Average Joe. Currently, The Fundamentals of SEO for the Average Joe is available in print and ebook format, and is also available on Amazon. Here is a little more about The Fundamentals of SEO for the Average Joe:

'The Fundamentals of SEO for the Average Joe' is a valuable resource for increasing web traffic and profit potential. Author Alyssa Ast provides the basics of SEO (search engine optimization) in a clear and concise format. This resource also explains how SEM works to improve traffic and SERP's ranking. The combination of these methods ensures website visibility and profit probability.'
by Angela Atkinson



'Ast did an unbelievable job in compiling all information needed when working or searching online. Whether you're a blogger, web content writer or just searching for keywords, this is the book you'll need to read. Only a few key points topics Ast touches on explains include is how to optimize websites, basic knowledge of keyword density and how to back link. The book is filled with many more topics in an easy to comprehend style.'
by Dawne Prochilo
The WM Review Connection


To enter to win your copy of The Fundamentals of SEO for the Average Joe, simply leave a comment on the WM Freelance Writers Connection website regarding how SEO has benefited your online visibility, or why you are interested in learning this valuable tool. Winners will be announced and notified on November 9th.

Monday, October 25, 2010

Increase Your Online Traffic with FREE Weekly SEO Tips


The Fundamentals of SEO for the Average Joe official book website not only keeps you up-to-date with the latest happenings and discounts regarding this valuable book, but also offers weekly search engine optimization and search engine marketing tips. Many of the topics covered in The Fundamentals of SEO for the Average Joe book will be covered for free on The Fundamentals of SEO for the Average Joe website.


Alyssa Ast shares her secrets every week for those who are interested in increasing their online visibility and profit potential. Alyssa shares many of the personal tips she has learned to increase her search engine result's page ranking, as well as increasing her profit.


Some of the topics you will see covered on The Fundamentals of SEO for the Average Joe website include:


Stop by The Fundamentals of SEO for the Average Joe website every week for the valuable SEO and SEM tips. Plus, stay up-to-date with the latest announcements and discounts available for purchasing The Fundamentals of SEO for the Average Joe book.

Monday, October 18, 2010

Are you looking for free publicity?

The WM Network offers a wide range of FREE publicity options for those seeking to promote a product or service. Here is what the WM Network can offer you:


· The WM Freelance Writer’s Connection—Focuses on freelance writing and all related subjects. Can feature author interviews and guest posts from writers, as well as book reviews if they are related to writing.

· The WM Review Connection—Covers reviews in general, including books and other types of media, products, services, etc.

· The WM Pet Connection—Focuses on pets and animals and the related subjects. Can review pet related products or books and publish guest posts and interviews on the related topics.

· The WM Parenting Connection—Focuses on family and parenting and can cover reviews, guest posts and interviews related to parenting and family.

· The Lit Chick Show—Focuses on video publicity. Authors send in a short video featuring themselves discussing their books and we integrate it into our own commentary (always positive as we don’t actually review books or endorse them—the site simply provides a platform for authors to get their faces and books out there.) Guidelines sent upon request.

· The Practical Freelance Writer’s Guide to Author Websites—Offers free author website reviews, complete with links to each page of the author’s site. To learn more about this service, email Angela Atkinson at angela@angelaatkinson.com

· The Fundamentals of SEO for the Average Joe—Offers free reviews of website content for SEO effectiveness. To learn more about this service, email Alyssa Ast at alyssa_ast@yahoo.com

If you’re interested in having your books, products or services featured on any of our sites, please email me at alyssa_ast@yahoo.com. Again, we do not charge for these services. Thanks in advance for your consideration!

Wednesday, October 6, 2010

Announcing the Launch of a New Website: The Fundamentals of SEO

The Fundamentals of SEO for the Average Joe author Alyssa Ast, created a new site, The Fundamentals of SEO, to assist fellow writers with learning the essential online skill of search engine optimization (SEO). With this site, Alyssa will help writers and other online contributors increase their online visibility and profit capabilities using search engine optimization and search engine marketing.





Weekly Tips


Using many of the topics included within her book, The Fundamentals of SEO for the Average Joe, Alyssa will post weekly tips and information about optimizing content to achieve the maximum benefits. Alyssa will share her secrets for maintaining a high ranking on a search engine's results page with the ideal keyword density and other optimization tips. A few of the future topics covered on the Fundamentals of SEO will include:


  • Optimizing URL's

  • Optimizing Articles and Other Web Content

  • Utilizing the Ideal Keyword Density

  • The Basics of Search Engine Marketing

  • And More!


SEO Review Services
To help fellow writers interested in learning or improving SEO/SEM skills, Alyssa offers SEO review services for FREE! Alyssa will review content, such as websites and blogs, to determine how well a piece of content is optimized. She will highlight the strong points and provide where areas can be improved to increase online visibility with constructive criticism. To learn more about these review services visit the SEO REVIEW SERVICES page!
SEO Resources
This site will also provide SEO resource links to help those interested in improving their SEO/SEM skills. If you know of a valuable SEO/SEM site or own a SEO/SEM site, contact Alyssa today to add it to the SEO RESOURCE page.


Latest Book Information
Stay up-to-date with the latest news, offers, and information regarding the valuable search engine optimization guide, The Fundamentals of SEO for the Average Joe. Learn where the book is available for purchase, the latest discounts available for purchasing the book, and the latest news and reviews!



Monday, October 4, 2010

Ebook Give Away! The Fundamentals of SEO for the Average Joe


In late August I published my first book The Fundamentals of SEO for the Average Joe. I will be giving away an ebook copy of my book to one of my dedicated readers on my Writers Block blog. To enter to win, simply leave a comment below on the blog. Entries will be accepted until October 16th. Please be sure to leave your contact information below as well or you can email it to me at alyssa_ast@yahoo.com subject line Give Away. Here's a little more about The Fundamentals of SEO for the Average Joe:


'The Fundamentals of SEO for the Average Joe' is a valuable resource for increasing web traffic and profit potential. Author Alyssa Ast provides the basics of SEO (search engine optimization) in a clear and concise format. This resource also explains how SEM works to improve traffic and SERP's ranking. The combination of these methods ensures website visibility and profit probability.



'The Fundamentals of SEO for the Average Joe' is an inclusive and easy-to-understand explanation of SEO and all of the related topics. Author Alyssa Ast is an SEO and SEM expert and shares her knowledge in a clear and simple way that nearly anyone can understand. This is a valuable resource that any writer who produces online content in any form could use to increase not only website hits, but also income. Highly recommended!

Angela Atkinson

Freelance Writer and Editor


Topics covered within this book include:


  • Introduction and Benefits of Search Engine Optimization

  • Understanding Keywords and Phrases

  • Keyword Density

  • How to Optimize Content

  • Introduction to Search Engine Marketing

  • Types of Links and How to Use Links to Increase Traffic

  • And much, much more!

The Fundamentals of SEO for the Average Joe is available in both ebook and print for. To read the press release for this book CLICK HERE!

Monday, August 30, 2010

Why Should You Learn Search Engine Marketing (SEM)?


Search Engine Marketing is a vital skill to acquire to maintain visibility in the online world. Whether you are promoting a business, service, or increasing traffic to web content, search engine marketing (SEM) is just what you need!


SEM is used in combination with Search Engine Optimization (SEO) to increase a web page's search engine's results page (SERP) ranking, driving traffic to your web page. If you already know SEO, you are well on your way to learning SEM, for the simple fact, SEO is the foundation for SEM.


SEM incorporates different forms of hyperlinks to increase traffic and can even generate a profit. There are many linking methods used with SEM, which all produce almost instantaneous benefits. SEM allows you to always have a steady flow of traffic by getting your links out into the online world. With this increased visibility, you are able to land new clients, find new customers, and generate a profit.


Alyssa Ast offers Search Engine Marketing coaching to help businesses and writers increase their online visibility and profit potential. If you are interested in learning SEM but do not know SEO yet, that's ok too because Alyssa also offers Search Engine Optimization coaching. With Alyssa's SEM coaching packages available, you can expect to gain knowledge about:



  • The types of links

  • How to link properly

  • Link building

  • Backlinking

  • Making money with linking

  • How to maintain visibility with linking

  • and much, much more!

To learn more about Alyssa's SEM or SEO coaching packages visit the Coaching Services page. Combine both packages for a special discount and maximized web visibility!

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Monday, August 2, 2010

Valuable Resource for Increasing Web Traffic

Kingman, Arizona- August 2, 2010- Author Alyssa Ast announced today that her book, ‘The Fundamentals of SEO for the Average Joe’ has been released and is available for purchase. ‘The Fundamentals of SEO for the Average Joe’ is an essential resource for writers interested in learning how to increase web traffic through the art of search engine optimization (SEO) and search engine marketing (SEM).

Written in clear and concise terminology, the book details the basics of search engine optimization, including techniques to ensure your online content ranks high on a search engine’s results page. Alyssa Ast also explains how search engine marketing can be incorporated within web content to generate profit and web visibility.

“This is a basic guide for all aspiring and seasoned freelance writers interested in learning the art of increasing web traffic.” says the author, “Plus, utilizing these valuable online skills increases a writer’s income potential, and can even prove to be a specialized niche service to offer clients.”

‘The Fundamentals of SEO for the Average Joe’ is available for purchase in both eBook and print form. Information about purchasing this valuable resource for writers can be found at www.alyssaast.com

Contact:
Alyssa Ast
alyssa_ast@yahoo.com
www.alyssaast.com

Wednesday, July 28, 2010


The Fundamentals of SEO for the Average Joe


By Alyssa Ast

Paperback, 41 pages

Preview Price: $8.99
Ships in 3–5 business days

'The Fundamentals of SEO for the Average Joe' is a valuable resource for increasing web traffic and profit potential. Author Alyssa Ast provides the basics of SEO (search engine optimization) in a clear and concise format. This resource also explains how SEM works to improve traffic and SERP's ranking. The combination of these methods ensures website visibility and profit probability.

You can purchase this book in both ebook and print editions!