Archive: February, 2010

Where to Find Inspiration and Passion for Blogging

Posted by Mark Thompson - February 25, 2010 - Blogging

Sometimes it can be hard to sit on the computer and force yourself to write a high-quality blog post.  I’m sure the bloggers out there can relate to this and know exactly what I’m talking about.   You are sitting there, spinning your wheels, trying to figure out what to write about that your readers will […]

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Effective Link Bait Examples and Techniques

Posted by Mark Thompson - February 23, 2010 - SEO

Link Bait is simply creating a piece of viral content that people will want to link to and share across the web, typically through forms of social media.  There are a number of differ formats that link bait comes in, however they all have one thing in common.  People WANT to share it!  In order […]

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10 Website & SEO Analysis Tools

Posted by Mark Thompson - February 19, 2010 - SEO, Tools

There are a number of SEO tools out there that will let you analyze a site for a number of different factors.  There are link analysis tools, competitive research tools, keyword analysis tools, domain info tools, social bookmarking tools, etc… So instead of using a different tool, why not find a tool that will perform […]

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Example of a Daily Routine for an SEO

Posted by Mark Thompson - February 17, 2010 - SEO

Have you ever wondered what a normal day is like for a SEO?  Well, I don’t think there is such a thing.  Depending on if you are working In-House, an Agency or are a Freelancer, your role and responsibilities will vary. However I have noticed a pattern and similarities for people in the industry.  Based […]

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How Best Buy Uses Social Media to Connect with Customers

Posted by Mark Thompson - February 16, 2010 - Social Media

Social media has really changed the way brands are connecting with their customers.  More and more companies are starting to realize the value of social media and are quickly adapting this new form of communication.  However in order to have a successful social media strategy, it is important to have an internal culture that is […]

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Using the Power of Multi-Search Engines

Posted by guest - February 11, 2010 - SEO

This post was written by guest blogger Alex Stetson, a Boston SEO specialist. Multi-search engines deliver results from a number of different search engines at once; this is meant to streamline the manual search process that users normally follow. So what do certain multi-search engines have to offer both the SEO and the common internet […]

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Connect to Social Apps in Gmail With Google Buzz

Posted by Mark Thompson - February 10, 2010 - News, Social Media

Google just announced Google Buzz, allowing you to share photos, videos, and updates in gmail with existing friends you already have made.  You have the option of sharing things with the world or specific friends.  Easily connect with social sites you use like Picasa, Twitter, Google Reader and Flickr.  People can comment on your post […]

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Inside Look into 31 Days to Build a Better Blog

Posted by Mark Thompson - February 9, 2010 - Blogging

I recently just finished reading the book, 31 Days to Build a Better Blog, by Darren Rowse of ProBlogger.  I want to start off by saying I wouldn’t write a review on something that I didn’t truly believe in.  But there are so many great ideas in this book that I wanted to share some […]

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