Archive for August, 2011


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Google+ : Are You with It?

Remember a few weeks ago when I wrote about Google +, telling you how important it would be to search? Well… I’m right. Of course, I’m certainly not the only one saying so, and today I read a really good article about how Google+ is affecting your search presence and your page rank with Google. […]

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What to Do If You’ve Been Bitten By Panda

Earlier this year when Google smacked the dupe content world with their Panda algorithm update, some very high-profile sites felt the bite. Ezine Articles, eHow, and HubPages, for example, had dramatic drops in traffic almost overnight. And they’re not recovering very quickly. I ran into an interview with HubPages CEO, Paul Edmondson over at ZDNet, […]

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Twitter Weekly Updates for 2011-08-28 #theSEONewsBlog

How Businesses Use Social Media for Recruiting [INFOGRAPHIC]: Savvy job seekers have turned to digital and socia… http://t.co/m4hkbXR # 10 Quirky USB Hubs: It is a truth universally acknowledged that you can never have too many USB ports. Even thou… http://t.co/Ds3jVhM # Twitter Reaction to Tropical Storm Irene: Relief:The Twitterverse heaved a collective sigh of […]

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If YOU Have a Scraper Site… Beware!

Google is actively seeking notification of scraper sites… Check out my newest Technorati article now: http://technorati.com/technology/article/scraper-sites-beware/ Time to rethink your options. But don’t say I didn’t warn you.

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Get Your Page Indexed Faster?

Google reported on August 3 that they have a mechanism for alerting them about new pages on your website. All you need do is go into your Google Webmaster Tools account and click “Fetch as Googlebot.” When you get there, you fill in the URL to the page and click “fetch.” It works for both […]

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To Partner or Not to Partner: That Is the Question

I’ve had my own business for quite a while now. Trying to juggle that with a full-time job was really getting me down about 18 months ago, and I decided to take on a partner. So, I went to “my” people first, folks who have stayed with me since my first membership site, Blogging4Boomers, opened […]

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Social Media: Is Using Tumblr Worth a Go?

Twice a month, I spend time with my clients in a webinar, helping them with all things Internet marketing, though last Wednesday was my last call. I’m really ready to tackle this new local Sarasota business of mine (MagnaSites.com), helping local small business to get online and into Internet marketing in the right way. Yet, […]

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