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Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP) Project: The Basics for Legal Marketers

This post was originally published on Avvo’s Lawyernomics blog. One of several awesome things about the Accelerated Mobile Pages Project is that its name is literal. This is a relief because many of Google’s projects are named after animals, which makes things confusing from the get-go. Here are the key points for AMP: AMP makes...

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How I Used Google Search Console Keyword Data To Increase Traffic 167%

Estimated read time: 5 minutes I never thought I would say this in the age of [NOT PROVIDED], but Google is giving me really useful keyword data lately. This post outlines how I’ve used keyword data from Google Search Console to drastically increase organic search traffic (specifically to pages that...

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New Study Ranks States by Severity of Distracted Driving Laws

A new study from the Houston auto accident law firm, and Juris Digital client, Sutliff & Stout, examines the severity of distracted driving laws and penalties across the United States. The original research concludes that Connecticut’s distracted driving laws are the strictest in the nation, while Montana is the most...

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Interactive Map Displays State-by-State Incarceration Rates

The fact that the United States incarcerates more of it’s citizens than any other NATO nation is no secret. This study from Attorney Andrew Flusche looks at the incarceration rates of all 50 States. The study draws several striking conclusions: Louisiana is the state in the Union with the highest...

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Juris Digital Client Featured on Fox 7 Austin

We spend a lot of time thinking about how to build links and citations that will really move the needle for our clients, both in terms of keyword rankings and on-and-offline reputation. This past Labor Day we helped Sutliff & Stout, a personal injury law firm in Austin, Texas, create...

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21 Practical Law Firm Link Building Tactics

Links are just as important to SEO as they have ever been. If your SEO provider tells you that links are not important, or that “link building is dead” what they really mean is that building links is too hard, and you should fire them. Below, you will find a...

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Is Lawyers.com Advertising Worth the Money?

Lawyers.com ranks well for many of our client’s target keywords, so naturally we wanted to understand its efficacy as a barnacle SEO site. Below, we’ve broken down the results of one of our client’s advertising on Lawyers.com, in an attempt to answer the question: “Is Lawyers.com Advertising Worth the Money?”....

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3 Reasons Why Optimizing Your Avvo Profile Is worth It

We’ve talked to several attorneys who are frustrated with their inability to improve their rating on Avvo.com. These are attorneys with decades of experience and lofty career accomplishments, and yet they can’t achieve an “Avvo Rating” greater than 7 or 8. This frustration leads the attorney to the conclusion that...

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How Legal Marketers Should Use Forums to Build Links

By Matt Green Forum spam has a long history with SEOs. For years, spammy link builders nuked forums in every corner of the web with spam accounts and spun comments. But that’s not what I’m talking about here. Not at all. I am talking about driving relevant traffic to your...

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5 Steps to Better Lawyer SEO in 2015

By Matt Green I normally try to avoid listicles, but for this topic a list is simply the best way to present the information. So there! Here are 5 steps to better SEO for your law firm website in 2015: Step 1: Define your website’s purpose “To make money” is...