All posts by Blake J. Discher


Meta Description Tag Suddenly of No SEO Value? Well, Sort of!

One of the biggest challenges of being in the business of optimizing websites for the search engines is keeping up to date each time they change their ranking algorithms. It is believed that Google analyzes more than 200 factors (or…

SEO Essentials: Useful Tools to Improve Search Engine Ranking

In this video, Blake shares two useful tools for those working to improve their site’s rank in the search engines. One will help you to determine where your site currently ranks on all three search engines for your keyword phrases….

SEO Essentials: On-Page Optimization

In the second installment of our search engine optimization, or SEO series, Blake Discher, founder of GO-SEO, shares actionable steps you can take with on-page optimization suggestions. These simple five steps can help your site rise in the search rankings.

SEO Essentials: Helping Clients Find Your Photography Business Online

In the first of three videos about Search Engine Optimization, or SEO, Blake Discher shares some basic information about the importance of SEO in your marketing and reveals critical information about what determines where a site will rank. You’ll learn what…


Seeing Success in SEO: Robert Essel’s Road to Success with Blake Discher

Talk about a challenge!  Agency Access client, Robert Essel, approached me about optimizing his site,  We’ve optimized many, many websites, but this task would be a challenge for one reason: Robert is a photographer in what many consider the…

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Beware the Dreaded 404 Error

As an SEO consultant, I’m frequently asked, “What steps can I take to improve the ranking of my website on Google?” There are more than 200 “signals” that Google analyzes in its algorithm, and that number climbs constantly. The key…


Smart and Steady Wins the Bid

Question: What is the best way to get the job in a bidding situation? You receive a phone call from a prospective client asking you to “bid” on an upcoming photography project she has. It’s an opportunity to forge a…


Ranking Your Website High on Search Engines

Question: How important is SEO to your website? The importance of search engine optimization depends on two factors: what specialty or niche of your industry you work in and the state of the economy. Before the economic downturn, I was…