Latest Posts

Avoiding bad traffic
Social Media

Avoiding bad traffic

When people think about search engine optimization they think about increasing their traffic from search engines. Most people see it as a good source of relevant traffic and a potential way to increase revenue but there is one major downside of search engine optimization, bad traffic.

Can your company dedicate?
Social Media

Can your company dedicate?

Have you ever heard the saying “dedication is the key to success”? Well, in many cases it is true, if you can show your customers that you are dedicated to all of their needs then there is a good chance that they will keep on paying you.

WordCamp: SEO speech
Social Media

WordCamp: SEO speech

Yesterday Matt Mullenweg asked Cameron and me to give a speech on SEO during WordCamp. Our session was on WordPress and how people can optimize their blog to maximize their search engine traffic.

Taking a trip up north
Social Media

Taking a trip up north

For the next 7 days, you will probably see light posting on Pronet because Cameron and I are on the road again to San Jose, California. We are going up to northern California for the Search Engine Strategies conference and Wordcamp.

My FeedBurner options
Social Media

My FeedBurner options

I have been using FeedBurner on this blog and several others for some time now. One thing that FeedBurner has is a lot of options, they do well at explaining what each option does but I wanted to point out some of the ones that I use and think are important.

Top 100 brands
Social Media

Top 100 brands

BusinessWeek recently published an article on “The Worlds Best Brands”. They made a profile of the top 100 global brands and included some brief information on each brand as well as their value.

Chrysler makes their cars memorable
Social Media

Chrysler makes their cars memorable

Most car commercials talk about the new and exciting features that the car has. They usually end up being dull and boring which is why we usually have a hard time remembering them. Every once in a while you will see a unique car commercial that is funny and memorable.

A breakdown of Google's ranking factors
Social Media

A breakdown of Google's ranking factors

Have you ever wondered why some sites are ranked so high on Google and why other sites are no where to be found? Over the last 5 or 6 years Google has been tweaking their algorithm to analyze on page (code) and off page (links) factors which affect how websites rank on their popular search engine.

Technorati’s new design
Social Media

Technorati’s new design

Yesterday Technorati launched its’ new personalized homepage. With the pressure from the competition (Sphere, IceRocket, Google Blog Search), and another round of funding, it makes sense why Technorati redesigned their homepage…