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How to Use Coupon Codes to Promote your business

How to Use Coupon Codes to Promote your business

If you are an run an online ecommerce program, it's very likely that you have come up against the coupon ...
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Why Google Doesn't Like to Talk About Updates

Why Google Doesn’t Like to Talk About Updates

One of the recurring themes I've been seeing in the past few months, comes from web publishers trying to confirm ...
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How to Build an Affiliate Website Google Doesn't Hate

How to Build an Affiliate Website Google Doesn’t Hate

In over a decade of working on websites I've see a lot of affiliate websites. Some were good but a ...
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How To Silo Your Website: The Footer

How To Silo Your Website: The Footer

This post is part of a series on How to Silo Your Website. The other parts in the series are: ...
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How To Silo Your Website:The Sidebar

How To Silo Your Website:The Sidebar

The following post is part of a series on How to Silo Your Website. You should review, How to Silo ...
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How to Silo Your Website: The Content

How to Silo Your Website: The Content

The following is part of the series How To Silo Your Website. Be sure you have read parts one and ...
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How To Silo Your Website: The Masthead

How To Silo Your Website: The Masthead

One of the more powerful tools an SEO can use when setting up or fixing an existing website is siloing ...
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How Google Plans to Steal More of Your Traffic

How Google Plans to Steal More of Your Traffic

At the SMX Advanced Conference in June of 2014, Danny Sullivan had a Question and Answer session with Matt Cutts ...
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What is Evergreen Content

What is Evergreen Content

Evergreen Content is a subject I talk about quite frequently on this blog, but it's not something I've ever devoted ...
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How I Handle Backups and Disaster Recovery

How I Handle Backups and Disaster Recovery

After reading about Lisa Barone's laptop being stolen, I got into a bit of a discussion about how I use ...
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How to Diagnose and Improve Website Crawling

How to Diagnose and Improve Website Crawling

When you are reviewing a website, whether for your own projects or for a client project, one of the important ...
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Facebook and Google+ Competing For Your Attention

Facebook and Google+ Competing For Your Attention

With the launch of Google+, the inevitable tech fan boys preaching the downfall of Facebook--because a new shiny cat toy ...
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Creating Microsites for ORM

Creating Microsites for ORM

Generally speaking, Using Microsites is a bad idea. However, Using Microsites is a good idea is when you are conducting ...
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Social Media and Publishing Paths

Social Media and Publishing Paths

For websites that are going to participate in social media in a big way along multiple channels, I find it ...
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Eric Schmidt, The Wall Street Journal and Personalized Search

Early Friday morning the Wall Street Journal published an op-ed piece from Eric Schmidt on how Google can help the ...
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Twitter Lists are Teh Awesome

Twitter Lists are Teh Awesome

Now that twitter lists have been rolled out just about everyone, I'm going to actually agree with Robert Scoble and ...
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Image of the Day - For Traffic and Social Engagment

Image of the Day – For Traffic and Social Engagment

The following is part of a multi part series on image optimization. In this post we're looking at driving traffic ...
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Wordpress SEO: How to Choose a Permalink Structure

WordPress SEO: How to Choose a Permalink Structure

For this post we're going to be taking look at the optimal permalink and URL structures for wordpress. There are ...
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How Mobile Friendly is Your Website

How Mobile Friendly is Your Website

In late 2010, the New York Times published an article titled 2010 the year of the Tablet, or iPad. In ...
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The Google Holiday Update Conspiracy Theory

The Google Holiday Update Conspiracy Theory

For the past few years, right before the prime 4th quarter holiday selling period, Google pushes out an update that ...
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Does Your Publishing Schedule Match Your Readers Habits

In old days newspapers and magazine figured out there where optimal times for publishing certain types of stories, example Tuesday ...
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How To Silo Your Website: The Breadcrumb Trail

How To Silo Your Website: The Breadcrumb Trail

In Part 1 we looked at How To Silo Your Website: The Masthead. In this article, we'll be taking the ...
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HCards, Microformats and Address Data does it Matter for SEO

HCards, Microformats and Address Data does it Matter for SEO

A few weeks ago @etnainteractive asked me a question on twitter about HCards and Microformats, and do they matter for ...
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Using Images for Better Linkbait

Using Images for Better Linkbait

The following is part of a series on image optimization. In this post, we’re going to be talking about images ...
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How to Deal with Expired Product or Auction Pages

How to Deal with Expired Product or Auction Pages

Today's post is question from Hicham Damahi of beezid.com/ who asks "How to handle expired product pages on a classified ...
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Optimizing for Creative Commons Images

Optimizing for Creative Commons Images

The following post is part of a series on image optimization. In this post we're going to look at optimization ...
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Outbound Linking Can Boost Rankings

Outbound Linking Can Boost Rankings

Many of the poorly ranking websites that I am asked to fix share a common problem - they do not ...
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$5 million spent on a domain? Here's why.

$5 million spent on a domain? Here’s why.

Recently Slots.com sold for 5.5 million dollars, when the general public looks at a domain sale of six to seven ...
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Content Farms - What You Can Learn and Apply

Content Farms – What You Can Learn and Apply

While Google has taken action against content farms, from a strategic perspective I still think there are lessons that every ...
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Google Throws Publishers Under Bus with Prerendering of Pages

Google Throws Publishers Under Bus with Prerendering of Pages

Google recently announced they will start to pre-render pages in Chrome to "improve the user experience." IMHO this represents nothing ...
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How I Create and Manage A Wordpress Website

How I Create and Manage A WordPress Website

While I do have some issues with Wordpress, it is one of my favorite CMS tools, because it's easy to ...
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How to Add Singular and Plural Keywords to Your Page Titles

How to Add Singular and Plural Keywords to Your Page Titles

This post is a short response to a question I received via email last week. The question was how to ...
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The Loss of Privacy in An Opt-Out World

The Loss of Privacy in An Opt-Out World

Anyone over the age of 30 who spends any amount of time online has to be aware of the gradual ...
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How to Create a Custom 404 Page

How to Create a Custom 404 Page

If you've spent any time on the internet, chances are you've seen silly, funny, or just plain insane custom 404 ...
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How to Optimize Your Images For Search Engine Traffic

How to Optimize Your Images For Search Engine Traffic

The following is part of a multiple part series covering image optimization techniques. This article is intended for beginners through ...
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Google FINALLY Admits That GWO Could F*** Up Your Rankings

Google FINALLY Admits That GWO Could F*** Up Your Rankings

Google's official line on their Google Website Optimizer (GWO) A/B testing tool was that using it would not make your ...
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Why You Should Blog Less and Update More

Why You Should Blog Less and Update More

While there aren't many marketers who still feel you need to blog everyday, most will agree that you should blog ...
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Why Google Wants to be in Your Wallet and Drive Your Car

Why Google Wants to be in Your Wallet and Drive Your Car

When I talk with people who aren't involved with internet marketing about Google, I'm surprised by the amount of trust ...
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Google Suggest - Broken and Filled with Porn and Children

Google Suggest – Broken and Filled with Porn and Children

In recent weeks Google has been launching a higher than usual amount of new products. Many will say they are ...
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Creating and Using an SEO Editorial Calendar

Creating and Using an SEO Editorial Calendar

I've mentioned the benefits of having an editorial calendar several times on this blog, and Lisa has done an excellent ...
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Using Tags for Better Ad Targeting on Your Blog

When you're running a blog with affiliate links, one of the key factors that can increase your conversions, help you ...
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Simple Websites

Why Simple Websites Will Always Lead to Better SEO

Earlier this year it was discovered that Google was having a problem crawling Apple's website and, as a result, direct links ...
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How to Choose Keywords for Your Blog

How to Choose Keywords for Your Blog

How to choose keywords for your blog? If you've ever seen me at a conference, giving a presentation, or ranting ...
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Facebook vs Twitter: Which is More Valuable?

Facebook vs Twitter: Which is More Valuable?

Recently there has been a lot of talk about Facebook versus Twitter and which is more valuable to web publishers ...
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Shopping Cart SEO Tips

Shopping Cart SEO Tips

When you run an online ecommerce store with a shopping cart, it's quite easy for your architecture and URL's to ...
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Why You Can Almost Guarantee Google is Using Your Analytics Data

Why You Can Almost Guarantee Google is Using Your Analytics Data

While many webmasters and publishers use Google analytics without a second thought, smart publishers, marketers, and SEOs are left to ...
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Using Living URL's for Seasonal Content

Using Living URL’s for Seasonal Content

I've mentioned incorporating living URL's into your SEO strategy before.  Now that I have been experimenting with them for a ...
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Are You Chasing Off Topic Traffic

Are You Chasing Off Topic Traffic

When your blog or website becomes successful and starts to get traffic, if you don't make direct sales yourself or ...
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Why Google's +1 Needs an On Page Component

Why Google’s +1 Needs an On Page Component

Last week Google announced a new addition to the search engine results page: the +1 button. While there was a ...
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When To Pay Top Dollar for Copy

When To Pay Top Dollar for Copy

It took Leo Tolstoy six years to craft the 460,000-word War and Peace. A cheap copywriting service could churn out ...
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How to Add Search Shortcuts to Google Chrome.

How to Add Search Shortcuts to Google Chrome.

Last week Danny Sullivan twittered he was looking for a creative commons image to use. Christine Churchill poked a little ...
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FeedProxy.Google.com What The Heck is That

FeedProxy.Google.com What The Heck is That

So What the heck is feedproxy.google.com why is it out there, what's it being used for, why is google letting ...
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How Google Plans to Steal More of Your Traffic

How Google Plans to Steal More of Your Traffic

At the SMX Advanced Conference in June of 2014, Danny Sullivan had a Question and Answer session with Matt Cutts ...
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Google Love Affair with Wikipedia

Google Love Affair with Wikipedia

Much has been said about Google algorithmic favoritism for Wikipedia. I was working on a project this weekend about celebrities, ...
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Why Big Brand Media Sites Are The Real Cesspool of the Internet

Eric Schmidt of Google famously remarked last year that "The internet is fast becoming a cesspool where false information thrives" ...
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Side Effects of a DMOZ listing

Side Effects of a DMOZ listing

Much has been said about having a listing in DMOZ, whether it's important or not, whether it's necessary, or how ...
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Blue Widgets – Google and CSS Files

With all this talk about Google Crawling CSS files I thought it might be nice to get an idea what's ...
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The Only Real Hoax is that Google Treats Everyone The Same

The Only Real Hoax is that Google Treats Everyone The Same

Lately there's been quite a bit of brouhaha over a fairly popular bit of hoax marketing involving a teenager, stolen ...
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Google is Scarier than Facebook on Privacy

Google is Scarier than Facebook on Privacy

In the past few weeks Facebook has been publicly criticized over privacy policies; however, when Google invades people's privacy, the ...
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Behold the Power of Authority

Behold the Power of Authority

It's been interesting to watch [Eco-Friendly Flip Flops] ...
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Google: Greed over a Rollback

Google: Greed over a Rollback

Google recently announced they were updating the Adwords Quality Score, however it appears that there is a bug that raises ...
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Eric Schmidt, The Wall Street Journal and Personalized Search

Early Friday morning the Wall Street Journal published an op-ed piece from Eric Schmidt on how Google can help the ...
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How I Got Lost Using Google Maps and the iPhone

Over the years chances are you've seen stories about Google Maps or similar services sending people off course, sometimes by ...
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Site Links and Search Volume

One of the things that I admire about the Google algo is it's ability to "learn" and "adapt" based on ...
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Want an Editorially Approved Link Become a Google Partner

Want an Editorially Approved Link Become a Google Partner

in this mornings post I chastised Google for giving straight links to partners, However now I've found a whole bunch ...
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Serendipity ... It's What's Missing From Personalized Search

Serendipity … It’s What’s Missing From Personalized Search

I've spoken in the past about my concerns with Google's personalized search. Last week I came across an article in ...
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Contextual Advertising That makes me Laugh

Contextual Advertising That makes me Laugh

Sometimes the ads in GMail crack me up ...
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The Google Holiday Update Conspiracy Theory

The Google Holiday Update Conspiracy Theory

For the past few years, right before the prime 4th quarter holiday selling period, Google pushes out an update that ...
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How Google Treats Trusted Sites Differently With Duplicate Content

How Google Treats Trusted Sites Differently With Duplicate Content

One of the things that a lot of people don't get about the new Google is the over-reliance on trust ...
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Is My Website Banned in Google?

One of the more difficult problems to diagnose is has your website been banned or is there something else wrong? ...
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Optimal Titles: SEO Case Study

Optimal Titles: SEO Case Study

SEO Case Study: Optimal Title Structure Experiment: To determine what the optimal structure is for a title soley for page ...
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Forbes Article

Forbes Article

I'm mentioned in a Forbes article about Google along with Aaron Wall and Jim Boykin ...
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Re Inclusion Requests Only For Verified Sites

I've submitted more than one reinclusion request over the years, and the process was education in some ways (what you ...
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Why Does Gmail User Agent Cloaking

Why Does Gmail User Agent Cloaking

Have a Gmail account? Log in unless you've set your preference otherwise you'll get the AJAX UI. Now change your ...
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Adwords Quality Score Interview

Adwords Quality Score Interview

If you're interested in reading what I have to say about the adwords quality score check out An Interview With ...
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Google Reader - The Borg is Watching

Google Reader – The Borg is Watching

The blogosphere is buzzing today about the new stats being published by the Google reader, however I'd like to take ...
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Google Needs to Change It's Conference Presentation Policy

Google Needs to Change It’s Conference Presentation Policy

I learned quite a few things at SMX West last week, perhaps one of the most irksome was learning Google's ...
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Google Site Links UI Looks Funny

Google Site Links UI Looks Funny

Not sure what's causing it but I've never seen site links formatting go funny like that ...
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Google Throws Publishers Under Bus with Prerendering of Pages

Google Throws Publishers Under Bus with Prerendering of Pages

Google recently announced they will start to pre-render pages in Chrome to "improve the user experience." IMHO this represents nothing ...
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Google is Not My Mother, and Should Kill Personalized Search

Google is Not My Mother, and Should Kill Personalized Search

If Aaron's correct that they are increasing personalized search and turning off notification, and I have no reason to doubt ...
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What if Google Was Wrong

Earlier this week Danny Sullivan and many others noted that MSN and ASK did a much better job of reporting ...
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Google SERP for Wiki Jacking

Boy it sure is a good thing we have wikipedia around so Google can use it to provide relevant results ...
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Google FINALLY Admits That GWO Could F*** Up Your Rankings

Google FINALLY Admits That GWO Could F*** Up Your Rankings

Google's official line on their Google Website Optimizer (GWO) A/B testing tool was that using it would not make your ...
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More Paid Links Double Talk

More Paid Links Double Talk

Hey Matt if you said this: Users don't want to see results sorted by who has the biggest pocketbook. Then ...
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I’m Just Tired of Craigslist and Wikipedia’s in Commercial Serps

If I'm looking for [private jet long island] chances are I don't want to see craigslist crap nor do I ...
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Why Google Wants to be in Your Wallet and Drive Your Car

Why Google Wants to be in Your Wallet and Drive Your Car

When I talk with people who aren't involved with internet marketing about Google, I'm surprised by the amount of trust ...
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Google, Dictionaries and SEO

Google, Dictionaries and SEO

One of the things toolbars and personalized search will do is reduce algo busting to the equivalent of speaking Latin ...
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Hey Google Going to Drop the Paid Links Hammer on Coke

Hey Google Going to Drop the Paid Links Hammer on Coke

Hey Google Going to Drop the Paid Links Hammer on Coke? I'm not sure how sending someone a mini fridge ...
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Wondering Why I see So Many Dates in The SERPS

Wondering Why I see So Many Dates in The SERPS

Here's a screen shot of a Google search I did earlier today, made me wonder why Google thought it was ...
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Google Adwords More Pricing BS

Google Adwords More Pricing BS

Holy Cow Adwords you really have gone off the deep end with this one check it out Today, we'd like ...
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Google Suggest - Broken and Filled with Porn and Children

Google Suggest – Broken and Filled with Porn and Children

In recent weeks Google has been launching a higher than usual amount of new products. Many will say they are ...
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Google Trends

Google Trends

I like the new Google trends feature but does anybody really believe [esoteric] is a "hot search term" for May ...
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Matt Cutts Wants You To Help Fight Spam

Matt Cutts Wants You To Help Fight Spam

If you needed any further evidence that Google is ramming personal search and Google accounts down your throat for their ...
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Matt Cutts Calls me a Kitten

It's barely audible but Matt Cutts calls me a kitten ...
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How Google Calendar Can Screw Up Appointments When Changing Timezones

While I don't make my use of Google products like Google Apps and Google Reader secret it still continues to ...
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AdSense Arbitrage: Tips, Tricks and Secrets

AdSense Arbitrage: Tips, Tricks and Secrets

If you frequent any of the AdSense forums chances are you've come across the phrase 'AdSense Arbitrage', while it's been ...
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Why You Can Almost Guarantee Google is Using Your Analytics Data

Why You Can Almost Guarantee Google is Using Your Analytics Data

While many webmasters and publishers use Google analytics without a second thought, smart publishers, marketers, and SEOs are left to ...
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What's Wrong With A Universal Google Icon

What’s Wrong With A Universal Google Icon

When Google switched to a single universal icon a few weeks back they created problems, the icons on my bookmarks ...
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Google Video

Google Video Getting Personalized

I was looking for something on Google Video today, and looking at the most recommended videos I see some personalization ...
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Is Google Too Powerful

Is Google Too Powerful

Check out a guest piece I wrote over on the Context Web Blog Google: The Virtual Dictator of the Digital ...
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Why Google Doesn't Like to Talk About Updates

Why Google Doesn’t Like to Talk About Updates

One of the recurring themes I've been seeing in the past few months, comes from web publishers trying to confirm ...
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How To Silo Your Website: The Footer

How To Silo Your Website: The Footer

This post is part of a series on How to Silo Your Website. The other parts in the series are: ...
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How To Silo Your Website:The Sidebar

How To Silo Your Website:The Sidebar

The following post is part of a series on How to Silo Your Website. You should review, How to Silo ...
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How to Silo Your Website: The Content

How to Silo Your Website: The Content

The following is part of the series How To Silo Your Website. Be sure you have read parts one and ...
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How To Silo Your Website: The Masthead

How To Silo Your Website: The Masthead

One of the more powerful tools an SEO can use when setting up or fixing an existing website is siloing ...
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Why You Should Avoid Numbers in Your URL

Why You Should Avoid Numbers in Your URL

While linkbait posts aren't as popular as they once were, top 10 lists have been popular ever since Moses came ...
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How To Get Customer Reviews on Your Website

How To Get Customer Reviews on Your Website

While UGC and Reviews can often be a mixed blessing, as long as Google continues to reward rich snippets with ...
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How to Get Reviews For Your Website

How to Get Reviews For Your Website

Reviews are an extremely powerful asset for many websites. They can provide a continual stream of fresh, new, and unique ...
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Testing the OOP

Testing the OOP

Just for kicks let's see what happenes for [Aequeosalinocalcalinosetaceoaluminosocupreovitriolic serps] with this post on [Aequeosalinocalcalinosetaceoaluminosocupreovitriolic] ...
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Viral and Word of Mouth Marketing

Viral and Word of Mouth Marketing

Moderator: Todd Friesen Speakers: Rand Fishkin, CEO, SEOMoz Louise Rijk, Co-founder and Vice-President of Marketing and Sales, Advanced Media Productions, ...
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What is Evergreen Content

What is Evergreen Content

Evergreen Content is a subject I talk about quite frequently on this blog, but it's not something I've ever devoted ...
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Google Analytics iPhone App Review

I was asked to take part in the beta test of this a few weeks ago, and I'm so lame ...
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Contextual Ads and Pictures

Contextual Ads and Pictures

I've lost track of what's the current feeling on this issue. Last I remember YPN didn't like it Adsense wanted ...
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Side Effects of a DMOZ listing

Side Effects of a DMOZ listing

Much has been said about having a listing in DMOZ, whether it's important or not, whether it's necessary, or how ...
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Does W3C compliance and accessibility impact your Search Engine Optimization

Does W3C compliance and accessibility impact your Search Engine Optimization

Douglas Karr sent me a question that I get asked pretty often so I thought I'd share it with you ...
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How to Diagnose and Improve Website Crawling

How to Diagnose and Improve Website Crawling

When you are reviewing a website, whether for your own projects or for a client project, one of the important ...
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GoogleBombing - Pay No Attention To The Man Behind the Curtian

GoogleBombing – Pay No Attention To The Man Behind the Curtian

Danny's got a great write up about Google combatting Googlebombing you should read. Now Matt seems to feel that [santorum] ...
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Netscape.com Clearly Not a Democracy

Netscape.com Clearly Not a Democracy

Trying to offer an alternative to Digg Netscape.com is doing everything in it's power to squelch the input of it ...
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Matt this is not an Update Cutts

Matt this is not an Update Cutts

C'mon Matt do we really have to have this semantics debate every time something gets changed? The this is an ...
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Blue Widgets – Google and CSS Files

With all this talk about Google Crawling CSS files I thought it might be nice to get an idea what's ...
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Why SEO Can't Be Your Only Value Add

Why SEO Can’t Be Your Only Value Add

In my early days I played a bit more in the darker side of the game. I fully admit that ...
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Creating Microsites for ORM

Creating Microsites for ORM

Generally speaking, Using Microsites is a bad idea. However, Using Microsites is a good idea is when you are conducting ...
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Million Dollar Home Page Stats

Million Dollar Home Page Stats

Seeing how it's almost the end of the year and the Million Dollar Home page is now almost completely sold ...
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Is There Any Value in Getting Links From Directories

Is There Any Value in Getting Links From Directories

Today's post is answer to a question from Curedream: Is there really any value in getting links from the Yahoo ...
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Information Architecture for Dummies

Yeah yeah I know some of you think I wear my jammies all day, goof off and blog constantly, but ...
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Reverse Mad Libs SEO

Reverse Mad Libs SEO

Here's another quick and fast tip for you ... people have habits. They are also repetitive and like to keep ...
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Lodefizzle

Lodefizzle

Lodefizzle this is a zugzwang post so avert your eyes nothing to see. Trying to find the meaning of life ...
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Social Media - The Power of the Title

Social Media – The Power of the Title

Rand made an interesting observation about a post that got "dugg" (I think he's nailed it too). However the real ...
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Article Marketing in a Post Panda World

Article Marketing in a Post Panda World

Article marketing has been one of the foundations of link building ever since I got started in SEO. However, since ...
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Image of the Day - For Traffic and Social Engagment

Image of the Day – For Traffic and Social Engagment

The following is part of a multi part series on image optimization. In this post we're looking at driving traffic ...
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Wordpress SEO: How to Choose a Permalink Structure

WordPress SEO: How to Choose a Permalink Structure

For this post we're going to be taking look at the optimal permalink and URL structures for wordpress. There are ...
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How Mobile Friendly is Your Website

How Mobile Friendly is Your Website

In late 2010, the New York Times published an article titled 2010 the year of the Tablet, or iPad. In ...
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Why Website Grader is a Bad Idea

Why Website Grader is a Bad Idea

I came across Website Grader via Guy Kawasaki's website today and I have to say this is one of the ...
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Corporate Black Hat SEO Terminology

Corporate Black Hat SEO Terminology

So now that more and more companies are getting involved in one form or another of search marketing, chances are ...
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Is My Website Banned in Google?

One of the more difficult problems to diagnose is has your website been banned or is there something else wrong? ...
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How To Silo Your Website: The Breadcrumb Trail

How To Silo Your Website: The Breadcrumb Trail

In Part 1 we looked at How To Silo Your Website: The Masthead. In this article, we'll be taking the ...
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Where to Get Photos for Your Website or Blog

Where to Get Photos for Your Website or Blog

The following is part of a series on image optimization. In this post we're going to be looking at sources ...
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HCards, Microformats and Address Data does it Matter for SEO

HCards, Microformats and Address Data does it Matter for SEO

A few weeks ago @etnainteractive asked me a question on twitter about HCards and Microformats, and do they matter for ...
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Using Images for Better Linkbait

Using Images for Better Linkbait

The following is part of a series on image optimization. In this post, we’re going to be talking about images ...
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How to Deal with Expired Product or Auction Pages

How to Deal with Expired Product or Auction Pages

Today's post is question from Hicham Damahi of beezid.com/ who asks "How to handle expired product pages on a classified ...
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Optimizing for Creative Commons Images

Optimizing for Creative Commons Images

The following post is part of a series on image optimization. In this post we're going to look at optimization ...
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Optimal Titles: SEO Case Study

Optimal Titles: SEO Case Study

SEO Case Study: Optimal Title Structure Experiment: To determine what the optimal structure is for a title soley for page ...
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Deep Crawling a New Mini Site

Deep Crawling a New Mini Site

Recently I launched two new mini sites and discovered something along the way ...
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Outbound Linking Can Boost Rankings

Outbound Linking Can Boost Rankings

Many of the poorly ranking websites that I am asked to fix share a common problem - they do not ...
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How to Set up Caching on Your Blog

How to Set up Caching on Your Blog

The question for today's post comes from Meg Geddes aka NetMeg. She wants to know more about setting up caching ...
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Content Farms - What You Can Learn and Apply

Content Farms – What You Can Learn and Apply

While Google has taken action against content farms, from a strategic perspective I still think there are lessons that every ...
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There's No Crying in Black Hat SEO

There’s No Crying in Black Hat SEO

SEO is clearly an emerging industry every day more and more people decide to try their hands at learning techniques ...
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Google Reader - The Borg is Watching

Google Reader – The Borg is Watching

The blogosphere is buzzing today about the new stats being published by the Google reader, however I'd like to take ...
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Why Rank Checking Is Not Critical (at least for me)

Why Rank Checking Is Not Critical (at least for me)

Recently, I was talking with Graywolf about rank checking, a topic that we disagree on. Personally, I really enjoy debating ...
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Text-Link-Ads.com Review

Text-Link-Ads.com Review

The following post is a paid review of Text-Link-Ads.com. This first review I gave of Text Link Ads was back ...
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