Twitter your SEO campaign in higher rankings

by Stijn Driessen December 30th, 2009

Michelle Corsano recently published Test Tube Twitter (1) (2). In her blog she wrote about the three essential ingredients: strategy, content, and resources. In my first blog on Search Engine People I want to elaborate on using Twitter for your SEO strategy.

My 2010 To Do List: A Quest for Improved Personal Branding.

by Stephanie Woods December 30th, 2009

2010 is just around the corner. If you are new to the internet marketing biz, or trying to figure out ways to boost your personal online presence (and garner respect from potential clients or employers) these are things that you should either (a) already be doing, or (b) have on your to-do list for 2010. [...]

2009 Holiday Funnies: Just for Fun Comics

by Helen M. Overland December 29th, 2009

Since most people are on vacation and only a few hold-outs are still working hard, we thought we'd bring you some funnies today instead of the usual heavier fare. Enjoy!     Google & SEO                                         [...]

Get Naked Online

by Todd Mintz December 28th, 2009

“I've been tryin' to write the lyric Non-offensive but satiric too And if you put it in the A-slot It's just got to make a mint for you…”  The Raspberries "Overnight Sensation (Hit Record)" One of the primary reasons people such as I blog is to achieve visibility in my industry which (hopefully) will lead [...]

The tenuous lifecycle of the modern social network

by James Duthie December 25th, 2009

Just recently the much vaunted Foursquare finally made its way into the Australian market. Which of course sent the Aussie early adopters into a feeding frenzy, in the process flooding my Twitter stream and RSS reader with local Foursquare buzz. For most of 2009, weve heard about how Foursquare could be the next Twitter. Weve [...]

How To Organize Your Copywriting Business

by Christina Gleason (fka QualityGal) December 23rd, 2009

You would think that someone with as many obsessive compulsive tendencies as I have would be very organized and have a strict routine for handling the management of her copywriting clients. After all, Phenomenal Content continues to gain new clients and keep impressing our existing clients who place recurring orders with us. I suppose my [...]

Listen to Your People

by Megan Slick December 23rd, 2009

Have you lost touch? A question we should all ask ourselves during the holidays. Just kidding. Must be the copious amounts of wrapping paper, ribbons and cards talking. I'm not jaded…What I mean is have you lost touch with your customers? Do you know any of your customers or are you holed up in some [...]

Recently while doing some banner conversion rate testing with an eCommerce client, we found that our numbers were not adding up correctly. The problem was that Website Optimizer limits the test set to a specific action on the part of the consumer, essentially placing blinders on our testing efforts. With eCommerce sites though, there are [...]

Personalisation and real-time have been seriously big topics in SEO and social media news in recent weeks. Prior to Googles recent real-time search results announcement, my interest in real-time search was beginning to wane, as although it was en vogue and certainly cool technology, there was rarely any real industry-changing news. This release though, has [...]

Guest blogging is one of the most effective ways to promote your brand and initiate some viral effect. It is not a new concept; I for one have been guest blogging for years. And that's for my first guest post at SEJ back in 2008 that actually resulted in my public SEO career and my [...]