Tuesday, July 29, 2014

The Zen of SEO: Earning Links by Helping People

While many people use Zen solely as synonym of “awesome” I’d like to show that you can translate your Zen practice into your work as an online publisher. Helping people without judging them is one of the main tenets of the awakened Zen practitioner. How does it differ from the fake servility of many businesses?… …

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So, What’s The Right Time To Tweet?

Successful tweeters become so because they learn to carve out a following, big or small, using what works best for themselves. Part of that is through a solid engagement strategy, and through sharing relevant content. There are dozens of little things that count: Hashtags that increase the exposure of your tweet, the use of visual …

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The Return of “Barnacle SEO” and Why It’s Perfect for Small Businesses by @dariozadro

Small business owners face a number of challenges when competing for attention on the web. As advantageous as the internet is by making it easier for companies to promote their brand and build a strong customer base, it doesn’t necessarily treat all businesses equally. For the smaller business owner, typically working with a limited budget, …

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5 Most Important Takeaways From the Link Building Survey 2014

A new survey shows that our industry continues to improve, and links continue to matter. Link building is getting harder, so implementing diverse tactics is extremely important. And link building works best with other online marketing activities. Search Engine Watch – Latest

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8 Small Tweaks That Can Deliver Big Link Building Results

About this time every year I reflect on my progress thus far and start thinking about what I want to do differently in the second half of the year. Consider taking a good, hard look at your link building campaigns. Even if your strategy isn’t six months old, making changes to your plan… . About …

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17 Keys to Success in Social PPC

While social PPC won’t replace Google Adwords any time soon, it’s become an effective source of incremental leads and sales for savvy businesses. Next time you launch and run a paid social campaign, use these 17 tips for success. Search Engine Watch – Latest

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Whitespark Reports a 24% Decline in Local Packs

Last week I reported that MozCast was showing a decline of over 60% in display of the Local Pack on Google after the recent local algo update. Moz was gracious enough to share their data and it was determined that their search queries had been obsoleted  by the update. So while their data was internally …

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Unraveling Panda Patterns

Posted by billslawski This is my first official blog post at Moz.com, and I’m going to be requesting your help and expertise and imagination. I’m going to be asking you to take over as Panda for a little while to see if you can identify the kinds of things that Google’s Navneet Panda addressed when …

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Monday, July 28, 2014

Net Neutrality: It’s more than streaming video

This is a broader, hand-waving bit about Net Neutrality. If you want to see how it might affect small businesses, and what you can do to mitigate the problem, read Josh Patrice’s post. The debate about Net Neutrality isn’t as clear-cut as some would have you think. Here’s how Tim Wu defined it back in …

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Weekly Round-Up 28 July

‘s weekly round-up of hot topics and discussions you may have missed in the last few days.

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Link Building and Content Marketing: How They Work Together – August 5th Webcast

Digital Marketing Depot presents “Link Building and Content Marketing: How They Work Together” on Tuesday, August 5th at 1 PM EDT. Jon Ball of Page One Power will discuss how link building and content marketing work together. He’ll also why links are still relevant, how to… . About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search …

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Increase Your Leads Using LinkedIn’s Lead Collection Tool

If you've ever tried LinkedIn self-serve advertising you know it can be great for setting up niche targeting, allowing you to target users by job title, industry and even seniority. One feature that often gets overlooked is the free Lead Collection Tool, which allows users to request that your company contact them directly. How Does …

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AdWords Click Fraud Service Found Using Google’s Trademark, Promoting Itself On YouTube

How’s this for brazen? For at least two years, a Russian hacker has been running a cheekily-named click fraud service called GoodGoogle, promoting it in videos on Google’s YouTube and using Gmail accounts to correspond with customers. Online security expert, Brian Krebs, recently… . About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search Marketing

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5 Tips To A/B Test The Right Way

Do you remember those little lab notebooks you kept when you were a kid at school? You’d run experiments in class and carefully document the entire process. First your professor would ask a question. Then you’d do a bit of reading and come up with a hypothesis. Finally, you’d test the hypothesis by running an… …

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Internet Marketing Ninjas, ClickZ to Host Benefit for Homeless Youth

Internet Marketing Ninjas is teaming up with ClickZ Live to jointly sponsor a Charity Party on August 13th 2014 from 8:00pm to 11:00pm.  This will be a private event in conjunction with Clickz Live San Francisco. The party, to be held at Harlot on 46 Minna, will be open to the first 150 people with …

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