Archive: April, 2010

How SEO and Social Media Are Joining Forces

Posted by Mark Thompson - April 29, 2010 - SEO, Social Media

I have discussed with a number of people recently the debate about what is considered Search Engine Optimization and what is considered Social Media.  To tell you the truth, I feel like they are starting to blend together to become the ultimate marketing machine on the web.  To create an effective internet marketing strategy you […]

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30% Off: Download the Link Builders Toolkit

Posted by Mark Thompson - April 27, 2010 - SEO, Tools

Today is the official launch of the Link Builders Toolkit.  The Link Builders Toolkit is THE ultimate resource for finding quality websites to gain inbound links.  Over the years I have been collecting websites that I found to be of high value and worth investing time into gaining links from.  I finally got around to […]

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Top Facebook Application Development Companies

Posted by Mark Thompson - April 26, 2010 - Social Media

Recently I have noticed some killer Facebook applications designed to give your Fan Page more flair. I thought I would feature some of the companies that built these applications, along with links to these custom applications that you can try out on your own Facebook Fan Page. You can also check out the StayOnSearch Fan […]

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Why Are Infographics Such Great Link Bait?

Posted by Mark Thompson - April 23, 2010 - Design/Development, SEM

Infographics tend to be extremely viral content that spread rapidly throughout various social networks and the blogosphere.  Some recent examples of viral Infographics are By the Numbers: Facebook vs The United States, The Current State of Twitter, and Google Facts and Figures.  All intended to be informational, engaging, and most importantly are great link bait. […]

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10 Characteristics of a Great Blogger

Posted by Mark Thompson - April 22, 2010 - Blogging

There is a huge difference between a good blogger and a great blogger.  A great blogger contains certain characteristics and traits that sets them apart from the rest.  Having these ten qualities gives a blogger the power to understand what users what, how to create extremely good content, and how to promote it. 1.  Industry […]

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Marketing Opportunities You Don’t Want to Miss

Posted by Mark Thompson - April 20, 2010 - SEM

It is important to maximize each marketing opportunity that comes your way.  Identifying those opportunities and coming up with a strategy that will help your ultimate goals is something that every company should be thinking of.  There are a number of ways you can improve conversions by making small improvements to a number of your […]

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Huge List of 150 Compelling Headlines for Your Blog

Posted by Mark Thompson - April 19, 2010 - Blogging

Over the years I have been compiling a list of headlines that I found compelling.  I thought I would share them with you so you can keep this list close by when you are coming up with headlines for your blog posts. # Tips To Simplify ______________ Greatest _________ Tips of All Time Avoid ______________ […]

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Google Follow Finder, the Newest Service From GoogleLabs

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

Google just released a new Twitter application called Google Follow Finder, that allows you to analyze a users following/followers to help you find people that you may be interested in following.  The service is actually very simple, just enter in a Twitter username and Follow Finder will analyze that profile and return suggested tweeps to […]

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