Archive: March, 2010

SEO Battle: Search Tactics Go Head-to-Head

Posted by Mark Thompson - March 16, 2010 - SEO

I asked Ann Smarty from Search Engine Journal and MyBlogGuest to give her opinion on various search tactics that were put head-to-head.  Although some of these tactics can’t survive without the other, it is interesting to gain Ann’s insights into these different search tactics. 1.  Internal Blog Content vs Guest Blogging One is hardly possible […]

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Is Pay-Per-Click Advertising Old School Marketing Already?

Posted by Mark Thompson - March 15, 2010 - SEM

When you think of old school marketing, you think of print, television, billboards, and radio….but pay-per-click?  Now pay-per-click is not necessarily old school marketing in the sense that you are shouting your message out to everyone and anyone that will listen to it.  But the amount of competitors, advertising saturation, and return on investment is […]

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How To Make My Website Attractive, Without Overhauling The Design Frequently

Posted by guest - March 11, 2010 - Design/Development

Businesses offering an online storefront, know very well about the importance that this medium holds for their overall business sales. This becomes all the more true for those businesses whose only storefront is their online avatar, with no other brick and mortar presence. It is useful to think from the perspective of the loyal customer […]

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6 Syndication Services to Make Life Easier

Posted by Mark Thompson - March 9, 2010 - Tools

Syndication services can be a real time saver.  I have used a few of them in the past and found that it can be a great way to spread content across the web.  Of course with syndication, comes duplicate content and borderline spamming, so you want to use in moderation.  Whether you are submitting a […]

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SWX West: Matt Cutts Live with WebProNews

Posted by Mark Thompson - March 5, 2010 - News, SEO

Mike McDonald took some time during SMX West to talk to Matt Cutts to get a recap on the session he contributed to, as well as to give us an update on relevant search questions Matt Recaps “Ask the Search Engines” session Google Caffine: Rolled it out to only one data center and soon to […]

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Gary Vaynerchuk, Social Media in Action

Posted by Mark Thompson - March 3, 2010 - Social Media

When it comes to social branding, there is none better than Gary Vaynerchuk.  Gary has build one of the largest followings on the web and he continues to gain new fans everyday.  For people that are not firmilar with Gary, he is a wine enthusiast…to say the least, social media evangelist, writer of the book […]

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5 SEO Factors that Do and Don’t Matter in 2010

Posted by Mark Thompson - March 1, 2010 - SEO

The landscape and ranking factors of SEO are always changing and evolving.  In 2010, we are starting to see a fundamental shift in the way search engines are rankings sites.  With the evolution of social media, video, and rich media, the organic SERPs are becoming much more than just typical websites.  New communication methods like […]

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