Msg#: 4663734 posted 8:50 am on Apr 17, 2014 (gmt 0)
So after a long time in google hellmouth, my new domain ranks 1st for a few good keywords, but there is virtually no traffic anymore. Bing and Google have whored out their SERPS with adverts and those have site links, and then the news results and video and image links all sit above the top placement.
Is there any future in creating new content for organic search or are webmasters gradually all being forced into either becoming a news site, youtuber or Advert reliant?
Hi, yes the keywords are competitive. In my niche advertisers bid high on broad matches and bid high on phrases containing keywords. About 10 visits per day for the good quality keyword phrases. The site has about 100 real persons per day from google searches.
After a few weeks, older keyword traffic to the pages which ranked well fades away. Is this normal, or specific to my site structure?
Msg#: 4663734 posted 4:34 am on Apr 20, 2014 (gmt 0)
One of the wealthiest men in the world doesn't invest in tech companies. Warren Buffet
Why? He doesn't believe they will stand the test of time.
Google will try and make as much money as possible and if someone is paying them $5 per click to be shown for a term, I would bet they have a pretty good page for that term, so why not make a little dough and whore out the homepage.
You need to remember do as google tells you, not as google does.