/2006

DazzlinDonna now has a personal blog

Back on November 29th, I told you all that I had a site that was undergoing a radical change. I can now give some details about that site.

I've owned donnafontenot.com for a while now, and it was mainly used [...]

By |December 16th, 2006|Content|4 Comments

5 Things You Did Not Know About DazzlinDonna

Kim Krause Berg tagged me in the Blog Tag meme, so here are:

5 Things You Didn't Know About DazzlinDonna

1. I didn't know my real first name until it was time for me to attend high school. Until that [...]

By |December 15th, 2006|Content|3 Comments

SEM for emerging markets

Over the years, I've occasionally wondered what it would be like to do search marketing in other countries - especially those that aren't on the cutting edge. Today, I got that question answered by an SEM firm based out [...]

By |December 15th, 2006|SEO|Comments Off on SEM for emerging markets

Search Engine Glossary

We in the SEO world often take the lingo for granted, and we sometimes forget that the terms and acronyms we use aren't understood by all. Wouldn't it be great to have an extensive Search Engine Glossary at our [...]

By |December 14th, 2006|SEO|Comments Off on Search Engine Glossary

Link development from a creative point of view

Sometimes, even the most talked about topic can be presented in a new, fresh way. I just noticed Sun Tzu's Art of Link Development and had to link to it. Much of SEO, especially link development, can often [...]

By |December 14th, 2006|SEO|Comments Off on Link development from a creative point of view

SEO Christmas Cartoon

TOONrefugee always has great cartoons, but this new SEO Christmas cartoon is one of my favorites.

By |December 13th, 2006|SEO|1 Comment

Avatar advertising gone wild

Have you looked at DP (Digitalpoint) threads lately? If so, you may have gotten confused about why so many avatars all look the same. Why are there nearly 250,000 posts showing SiteSift avatars? Well, that's because Stuart [...]

By |December 13th, 2006|Display Advertising/RTB|Comments Off on Avatar advertising gone wild

Trickle down effect of a dying DMOZ?

A friend pointed out a scenario that could be coincidental or not, so let's discuss. DMOZ, as you all know, has been having its share of problems for a while now. At times, hitting the site causes it [...]

By |December 13th, 2006|PR|5 Comments

Google Webmaster Tools Sitemap Verification Troubles

Suddenly, all my verification statuses have reverted to Pending and attempting to reverify just results in a message that "We are experiencing a large number of requests for verification. We'll process your verification request as soon as possible. Check back [...]

By |December 13th, 2006|SEO|1 Comment

Google completely copies Yahoo design

Oh this is just too rich. Check out Jeremy Zawodny's latest post showing Google copying a page from Yahoo. I'm starting to think someone put something in the water over at the Googleplex.

By |December 11th, 2006|Web Design|1 Comment