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.
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.
Today was the last day of our trip and I am on my way home as we speak. We had a fun time at WordCamp, Search Engine Strategies, and all of the parties that went along with it.
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.
Has there ever been a time when you made a funny mistake in public? It could have been walking into the women’s restroom instead of the men’s restroom or perhaps confusing a woman for a man.
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.
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.
Lately, more and more companies have been starting blogs because they now know how much it can potentially help their business. It is a great way for a company to communicate with their customers and also respond to and get feedback from them.
As a business you deal with vendors that you rely on heavily. So when your vendor does a great job, what do you do? You buy them lunch! This is exactly what one company did to Google; the Cambrian House was so pleased with Google they bought the Googlers 1000 pizzas.
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.
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 lot of companies sell dull products such as furniture, carpet and alarm systems. If you have ever watched a commercial on any of these products, the chances are that they were boring and had no humor to them.
More and more people are trying to increase the popularity of their blog. There are multiple reasons on why you might want to make your blog popular, but the question is how you can.
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.
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…
Although Google is a search engine, they are also a website. They, themselves, have millions of pages indexed, some are to services they provide and others are to random things on Google.
Showing how a product can be used is very important in advertising. You can have a great ad, but if people do not understand how they can use the product then your campaign will fail.
There are many different personality types out there, some of them we hate and others we love. When you are selling a product or service, personality is important because if they like you they are more likely to buy your product or service.
Because of YouTube’s popularity more and more companies are starting to use it as a marketing medium. And with the daily video submissions growing, it is getting harder to promote your video and get it popular.
Have you ever seen or heard people talking about downloading movies off the Internet? It may seem like a complicated thing to do, but because Google has millions of pages in their index it is now easy to find and download movies.