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Mar 20 2009

The Businesses That Are Left…

Posted by Melissa in SEO

It is truly sad that our economy is so bad and unfortunately many businesses of every size have closed (I am sure you are aware). The businesses that are left now need to grab new customers and clients that previously used other businesses that are now gone. The stronger have survived, but you won’t remain […]

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Mar 19 2009

I posted a video interview where Bruce Clay said ranking was dead on 11-20-08. My Google Toolbar gave a PR of three on that page almost immediately, but I thought it was a fluke. Guess what? It hasn’t gone away. My home page has a 3 and my blog has a 3 and my SEM page has […]

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Mar 16 2009

I love putting great videos on the blog and this is one of them. Rand offers a new video on Fridays. SEOmoz Whiteboard Friday – How to Get Awesome Links Another great video from Rand, “Buckets and Buckets of Keywords”. You can also go to his site and read the comments by users

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Feb 26 2009

I hope you enjoy it or get something out of it… Being Found Is Crucial, But Keeping the Visitor is Just as Crucial

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Feb 25 2009

I read on Search Engine Land this morning that Hitwise is reporting the search queries are getting longer. Well, I have been discussing this in speeches and with clients for awhile. What I am observing as I scroll through tons of data and analytics for myself, clients and other businesses is that the queries are […]

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Feb 06 2009

1.Optimized Copy is Crucial! Every site needs copy that supports the planned optimization strategies and goals. You must have copy that will bring users in for specific phrases that will help you meet your goal, whether it be selling a product or services or bringing in donations…whatever your goal is, your copy needs to enable […]

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Feb 02 2009

Some of the things I think are crucial to do well during this economy are: Paying close attention to your analytics and make sure your optimization strategies are aimed in the right directions. Revamp and update. Make sure you have a solid foundation for your site. I  consider a solid foundation having a compliant Web […]

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Dec 19 2008

I have many people that contact me and tell me they want to be #1 for “whatever” phrase. Well, that is all fine and dandy, but what is the reason they want to be #1  for that phrase? Is it ego? For some businesses ego may be a part of it, but if you are […]

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Oct 20 2008

I have reviewed some interesting contracts the last few days and I want to give you some information: Google Webmaster Tools (GWT) is FREE. Most of what I look at for services and monthly services on these stupid contracts is information you get for free from GWT. You shouldn’t pay monthly for information you are […]

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Oct 09 2008

Well, I am back and I am tired. I have to say that I am one of those that is flat out terrified of planes…I hate them, so the fact that I went to SMX should tell you that I really wanted to go. I had to drink before I got on the plane and […]

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