Interesting Quicksprout Article that leads me to continues to show that people/businesses that focus exclusively on content marketing, don’t really understand SEO. There is a lot of non-SEO talk in there and I don’t feel fully qualified to dismantle his opinions there. However, I know from personal experience that he is very wrong as a whole on what someone needs to know about SEO to succeed today and into 2015 and beyond.
That’s OK for those of us who understand that Content Marketing and Search Engine Optimization are different disciplines. As a result they are differentiated and then integrated with other systems to maximize profits!
His guide is largely an “SEO For Beginner’s Guide”
* True, interlinking is very important, but it goes far beyond what is explained on Quicksprout
** True, but this is not applicable to many businesses and is minor when compared to several other bigger factors (Minutia)
*** Yes, but you need a marketing system to maximize the power. Social Media will do well here sometimes too.
**** True, but minor compared to other bigger factors (Minutia)