15 of the Best Free Website Builders to Check Out in 2020

It’s almost impossible to maintain a successful business without a fully functional, responsive, SEO-compatible website — but you don’t have to shell out the big bucks to afford one. There are plenty of options for building and designing a website for free, many of which require little to no coding knowledge. And these website builders are often comparable in quality to their paid alternatives, particularly for small businesses or personal brands. The free website builders we’re sharing today offer SEO benefits, embedded analytics systems, mobile optimization, and professional-looking templates. If you’re on a tight budget and can’t quite swing the paid builders, these are the next best thing. Read on to check out 11 of the best free website builders, so you can build a website for free without forfeiting quality. Best Free Website Builders Wix Weebly WordPress WebNode Jimdo Mozello WebStarts Webflow IM Creator SITE123 Strikingly Duda Squarespace GoDaddy  Strikingly 1. Wix Wix is one of the most popular free website builders out there, with 110 million users. The fully hosted platform offers an[…]

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How I Beat Google’s Core Update by Changing the Game

Google released a major update. They typically don’t announce their updates, but you know when they do, it is going to be big. And that’s what happened with the most recent update that they announced. A lot of people saw their traffic drop. And of course, at the same time, people saw their traffic increase because when one site goes down in rankings another site moves up to take its spot. Can you guess what happened to my traffic? Well, based on the title of the post you are probably going to guess that it went up. Now, let’s see what happened to my search traffic. My overall traffic has already dipped by roughly 6%. When you look at my organic traffic, you can see that it has dropped by 13.39%. I know what you are thinking… how did you beat Google’s core update when your traffic went down? What if I told you that I saw this coming and I came up with a solution and contingency strategy in case my organic search traffic[…]

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How I Ranked For 636,363 Keywords Using This Simple Hack

When I started doing SEO on NeilPatel.com I used this advanced formula to rank for 477,000 keywords. Over time, my traffic started to flatline and I wasn’t ranking for many more keywords, even though I was continually creating more content. But then I figured out a simple hack that took me from 477,000 keywords to 636,363 keywords as you can see in the image above. So, what was this hack? Well, it’s so effective that I just updated Ubersuggest so that includes the hack. So how did I do it? When someone does a Google search, what are they typically doing? They are trying to find a solution to their problem, right? So how can you easily identify these problems people are searching for? Typically, you want to look for 3 types of keyword phrases: Questions – people type in questions because they are looking for answers. And if your product or service helps answer those questions, you’ll see a boost in conversions. Comparisons – when someone is searching for comparison keywords such as “MailChimp[…]

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The Ultimate Guide to Nonprofit Marketing in 2019

Every marketing team is challenged to do more with less — especially nonprofit organizations. Often times, resources are tight, and teams are small. Sound like your organization? We want to help. That’s why we created this nonprofit marketing guide. Your organization might not operate for profit, but it can still value from the traffic, funds, and awareness marketing brings in. Bookmark this guide for later and use the chapter links below to jump around to sections of interest. Inbound Marketing for Nonprofits Your nonprofit organization likely takes up all of your time, and building a marketing plan might seem like an added responsibility that’s just not worth it. We’re here to convince you otherwise. Inbound marketing is all about creating valuable experiences that have a positive impact on people and your business. Inbound marketing for nonprofits can help you attract new supporters for your cause, connect to valuable donors, engage your constituents, and inspire your community. Boost your organization’s awareness and compel action. See firsthand how HubSpot can transform your nonprofit organization. Here’s how else[…]

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