Welcome to Authority Site Project 1!
What is Authority Site?
The term “Authority Site” emerged in SEO circles in the last year or so, as the type of site to be in fear of, in terms of SEO competition and it appears to be the most desirable type of site to create as a long-term digital asset for your business. So, what is an “Authority Site” exactly, and what are the reasons for building one or more of these sites? This will not necessarily be about the so-called ‘quality content’, but the emphasis will be on engaging content for a very specific audience and generate long time monthly income for you!
Read the posts below to get all the detailed updates!
For a quick summary of the timeline and major milestones of the project, please see the list here:
- 25th May 2013 – Authority site project launched
- 5th Oct 2013 – I have published 118 articles. Authority Site Project – September 2013 Update
- 2nd Nov 2013 – Themeforest theme was causing the site a lot of issues, i had decided to redesign it.
- 4th Dec 2013 – Traffic increased by 105%
- 3rd Jan 2014 – Authority site got featured on a marketing banner
- 15th Feb 2014 – Authority site broke the 10000 visitors per month
- 15th Mar 2014 – New monetization plan revealed!
- 23rd Apr 2014 – I decided to migrated to a VPS Hosting!
- 21st July 2014 – I boosted my authority site speed by 80%
- 4th Aug 2014 – A Mistake caused me to lose 500 visitors per day
- 2nd Oct 2014 – My Authority Site Broke a 5000 Visitors Record
- 17th Nov 2014 – Upgraded Buzz Strategy broke the 100k visitors
- 1st Dec 2014 – The dark side of handing an authority site
- 13th Mar 2015 – Preventive Maintenance Check!
- 30th Mar 2016 – Some of the wordpress plugins i am using for my authority site project 1
After publishing updates for more than 3 years I decided to stop publishing monthly updates. However, I will still provide periodic updates when I hit other milestones or have some other major update to share.
AUTHORITY SITE PROJECT 1
Over the years, My Authority Site Project has undergone many changes in the quest to serve my readers better. Read on to get a list of WordPress plugins that help make my Authority Site look cool.
How my authority site broke the 100k visitors in a month
For the past 2 months i was investigating my traffic on my authority site, by right each month i should be growing at 20% more traffic from the search engines. If you have been reading my authority site experiment , you will notice my traffic is increasing each month but suddenly in march to july my authority site was growing very slow in term of traffic per day.
How i increase my authority website loading speed to 2 seconds which improve the user experience
In march my authority site traffic increase by 44% and my 1st adsense earning is $43.48, check out my post for a detail breakdown!
In February, my wife and I started preparing our daughter for school, for the first time after 18 months. She is going to be in toddler nursery in March, in a completely new environment, so we need to prepare her for it. The festival season and the holidays are over and it is really time for me to start working on this.
Authority Site Experiment - January Update I was busy during January, because my family and I were preparing for the Chinese New Year festival season in Singapore. We had to do a lot of house cleaning! After a long holiday, I lost my momentum and I actually was not...
Authority Site Experiment December Update Happy New Year everyone, this is my first post in 2014. I am going to do some exciting things on this Authority Site in 2014. I took a long break from work and together with my family, went on a trip to Taiwan, where we spent...
I decided to name this experiment an authority site instead of a niche site because, my team and I work on creating a lot of content. check out this month update
In my previous Authority site September update, I mentioned that I am going to redesign the entire site. The last theme from the themeforest was causing many problems, such as coding issues, lousy placement of blog posts, and besides these, it was hard to customize due to coding issues.