Resources

The resources below will assist you in learning more about search engine optimization and search engine marketing.


Message Boards

Search Engine Forums

This friendly community offers message boards on most top search engines, plus the search engine industry in general. The message boards offer a timely way to get your search engine questions answered.

Best Practices Search Engine Forums

These message boards offer categories on almost every search engine related topic possible, with a focus on finding the most useful and ethical methods of SEO. Highly recommended.

Search Engine Watch Forums

The forums section of SearchEngineWatch.com

WebLoggers.org

A community for bloggers including categories for SEO and online marketing tips specifically for blogs.


Online Tools

Google AdWords

Multiple tools for Google AdWords users.

Yoast

Yoast is arguably the best (FREE) SEO plugin available for the best platform available (WordPress) online. Check it on WordPress.org

Google Page Speed Insights

Analyze and optimize your website with PageSpeed tools

GTMetrix.com

GTmetrix gives you insight on how well your site loads and provides actionable recommendations on how to optimize it.

Open Site Explorer

Research backlinks, find link-building opportunities and discover potentially damaging links with Open Site Explorer.

Varvy SEO tool

See how well a page follows the Google guidelines.

Alexa

Find Website Traffic, Statistics, and Analytics


News and Resources

Search Engine Showdown

Search engine reviews, user guides and news are available through this detailed website.

Search Engine Watch

Endless resources for search engine professionals and newbies. You may subscribe to the free monthly and daily newsletters, or opt for the paid membership which allows access to more information.

Search Engine Guide

This site offers many search engine submission tips and techniques, along with extensive listings of search engines. You may search for general, regional and topical search engines.

Traffick.com

Traffick monitors the search engine industry and provides news, articles and other useful information.

SEO Glossary

A wiki glossary of search engine marketing related terms.


Search Engine Spam

Google Spam Report

Report spam in the Google index with this form.


Tutorials and FAQs

Search Engine Submission Tips
Search Engine Watch provides extensive information on how to prepare and submit your site.


SEO Organizations

SEMPO

Non-profit professional association working to increase awareness and promote the value of Search Engine Marketing worldwide.

SEOPros.org

Organization of SEO consultants and internet marketers developing and implementing a set of best practices for the search engine optimization industry.