Facebook has just filed a lawsuit against MaxBounty (an ad network for affiliate marketers). With Facebook advertising being the hottest ticket in town, this is BIG news that could have some fairly drastic ramifications for MaxBounty and other ad networks going forward!
Stephen Chapman delivers tried-and-true Search Engine Optimization techniques while laying to rest myths and bad practices.
Stephen is a freelance writer and blogger based in Charlotte, NC. His contributions to ZDNet cover topics related to security, gaming, Microsoft, Apple, and other topics of interest with a tech/SMB skew.
In this post, I show you a site implementing some truly horrific SEO -- everything from spammy title tags to spammy meta descriptions to pure keyword-stuffing. This is SEO at its worst!
From November 8-11, PubCon 2010 will be taking place in Las Vegas, Nevada. Yours truly will be there to cover the event and give you the absolute latest from the leaders and think-tanks within the search and social media space. Set your calendars and stay tuned!
There's a hot topic going on with SEO right now where the nature of building links via blog comments is concerned. What do you think: Ethical or unethical? Weigh in your thoughts here!
Here's a unique idea using Google Blog search to help in your link-building efforts. It can help you find to-the-hour fresh and hyper-targeted blog posts that relate to your keyword terms!
Did you know that you can see how many clicks, Twitter and Facebook shares a link has received with bit.ly? Give this little method a try and see what it can do for you!
Bing officially replaced MSN back in June of 2009, so why do SEOs still purport to increase rankings for MSN? Time to change that. It's "Bing" now, people!
Link bait is one of the most valuable tools of getting people to link to your site (an integral aspect of SEO). This post details many of the facets of link baiting, promoting your content, and more.
WebP is Google's latest endeavor to speed up the Web. But why should they care in this broadband-filled world? I explain two great reasons why they do -- and why you should, too.
While you should always focus on implementing white hat SEO, there is a lot to learn from the psychology and methodology of black hat thinking. This post provides a flow chart of black hat SEO psychology and breaks down exactly how to transition black hat thinking into white hat implementation.
September 28, 2010 marks a great day for SEO! With Google just having published a brand new starter guide to SEO, such an action on their behalf is solid confirmation that SEO is not only a legit process, but alive and well, too (contrary to naysayers).
If you are the CEO or higher-up of a company that has decided to implement SEO, you *need* to read this to save yourself and your SEO agency/guru an unneeded headache.
If you've ever wanted to make money online, there's no faster path to a fat bank account than with SEO and this post will show you how! Get rick QUICK!
In addition to 20 of the funniest spam comments I've ever run across, this post is exemplary of why you should never consider paying an agency a low dollar amount to build links for you. A detailed explanation of the concept of "link-building" is also linked to from within this article. Don't miss this opportunity for a good chuckle!
Link-building is one of the most important factors of SEO. This guide will explain exactly what link-building is, how to approach it, and what you should avoid. If you're serious about increasing your rankings, then make sure you do not miss this article!