Yearly Archives: 2007


Dont Even Get Me Started

Google Knol. OMG. Don't even get me started on what I think of that. Talk about handing the keys to the kingdom right on over to the dictator. Here, you've already got 99% of the control anyway, please, take the [...]

By | December 14th, 2007|SEO|3 Comments

Google Local Search Symposium

While most of us were at Pubcon last week, Google put on a by invitation only Local Symposium. This meeting was to go over Google's rules and best practices, and to discuss some of its ongoing efforts with call reporting, [...]

By | December 13th, 2007|Local Search|1 Comment

Google Being Backed Into A Corner?

John Battelle has listed an exhaustive list of questions that a House Representative is asking Google to answer. This representative is "the senior Republican on the House Energy and Commerce Committee, which has Internet regulation as one of its responsibilities." [...]

By | December 13th, 2007|SEO|4 Comments

Pay It Forward Link

Eric Cho of has a meme going in which we each link to a search-related site with no expectations of getting anything in return (which means I don't need to link to Eric and you won't link to me). [...]

By | December 12th, 2007|SEO|1 Comment

Top 5 SEO Client Questions…Answered

Organic search can sometimes be difficult for a marketing person to get their head around. This is because Organic search doesn't follow regular business rules. It follows Google's Rules. In business most of us are familiar with the rules of [...]

By | December 12th, 2007|SEO|8 Comments

There’s Focus in the Long Tail

Alex Iskold opined on Read/Write Web why there's no money in the long tail of the blogosphere. Here's one of the reasons why he's wrong. It's Not About the Money Alex looks at the shortest possible route: Long Tail → [...]

By | December 11th, 2007|SEO|1 Comment