Parasite Google Results Pages

I can’t recall seeing this before but it appears that some people have stumbled upon a way to use Google’s own search results pages as a Parasite.

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Here’s the results page if it is still working! But it appears the additional “/” in the URL is causing some of the confusion and causing them to appear.

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And clicking on the results sends you on an eternal SERP loop – great UX Google!

So all you wannabe Growth Hackers why not give it a shot and kick-start ranking your Black Friday Coupon Codes using Google’s own results- today!

Thanks to Rob Duckers for sharing

Link Removal Canned Responses

After you have spent what seems like an eternity tracking down contact information, sending numerous emails, follow ups and contact form messages to website owners asking them politely to remove links you soon find that the same types of responses keep coming back time and time again.

Of course replying to each email individually will soon become time consuming so below are some canned email responses you are welcome to use in your next campaign(*).

When they offer to sell you more directory links Continue reading

Cyber Monday Deals for SEOs and Affiliate Marketers

There are a lot of Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals to be had this week so I’ve compiled a list of a few of my favourites. If you are on the look out for some new tools to add to your toolkit then look no further…

Happy Bargain Hunting!

Long Tail Pro* – Spencer Hawes is giving a 50% discount until December 2nd. Long Tail Pro lets you find 800 keywords from one seed word, as well as any available domain names and for just $17p/m there are a whole load more features such as the ability to bulk check 10,000 keywords at a time and get the SERP competitiveness score which works well in combination with Keyword Snatcher.

Advanced Web Ranking* – is my favourite Rank Tracking tool. Use coupon “CYBERMONDAY” for up to 50% off until December 1st and if you prefer the cloud application use coupon “CYBERMONDAY” for up to 60% off your first month.

SEO Powersuite* – $500 off the full SEO Powersuite package. Includes SEO Spyglass, Link Assistant and Rank Tracker.

Buzz Bundle* – Save up to 65% on Buzz Bundle was $249 now $87. If you are running lots of Social Media campaigns and watch a variety of forum profiles to monitor for mentions of your brand then this is the tool you need.

Hostgator* – are offering 60% discounts on their hosting packages with prices starting at $1.98 per month for their shared hosting. Their shared hosting is great for small niche affiliate sites and service is very reliable.

Link Building Book – Paddy Moogan’s Link Building Book was released earlier this year and is my favourite link building book to date. At checkout enter “CYBERMONDAY” for a 35% discount.

2013 Mozcon Videos – Didn’t make it to Mozcon this year? Moz are having a Cyber Monday sale on their videos today save up to $150, use code “MozconMonday” at checkout.

Advanced Web Ranking – is my favourite Rank Tracking tool. Use coupon “BLACKFRIDAY” for up to 50% off until December 1st and if you prefer the cloud application use coupon “BUYBLACK” for up to 70% off your first month.

Lifetime Free Crazy Egg – AppSumo are giving away a free copy of Crazy Egg today (Friday 29th) only. It is limited to just one page however it will give you insights for 5000 visitors per month and you can move the plan between sites for free. (Save $54/year)

I will update this list as I find more offers.

Some of these products include affiliate links, but they are all products I have used and recommend.


How I Picked up a PR4 domain for $12 Thanks to Buzzstream

This is a quick short tip using a free tool to help you scale your link building.

You’ve most likely heard of Buzzstream (right?) well as you know they have a nice set of free link building tools as well as an excellent paid outreach tool.

So how exactly do you find an expired domain with Buzzstream?

Step 0. Have a list of domains in your target niche, you can build this from competitor links or with something like Scrapebox

Step 1. Load a list of blogs in your target niche into the Buzzstream blogroll list builder
Within no time at all Buzzstream has extracted all the links from the blogrolls


Now click the little “+” icon next to the domains and it will then add the blogrolls from these domains to your list. Continue reading