Search-Optimization Software Blog Posts



Running Blogs: How to Use SEO and Social Media Effectively

June 22nd, 2011 · No Comments · Uncategorized

running blogsThird in an ongoing series

My two prior posts on lost blogs and search-engine optimization using an SEO pack were, I admit, fairly negative — so now I will change tracks to tell readers about the best strategies for running blogs as opposed to what NOT to do. But before I do so, I must address an obvious question: Why should you care what I think? There are thousands of writers who all claim that they are experts in SEO, blogging for money, and related… Continue reading

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News Blogs: How They Rank in SEO Worldwide

June 17th, 2011 · No Comments · Uncategorized

news blogsJERUSALEM — As a former Boston newspaper-reporter and editor who now works in Israel in SEO and Internet marketing while still writing journalistic articles on the side, I have mixed feelings about both fields because I understand the benefits and limitations of each. In two prior posts here, I wrote how social-media guidelines have changed the nature of advertising and how social-media icons have made headlines extremely boring. Here, I will elaborate on why different Google results for “news blogs”… Continue reading

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Social Media Today, Google +1, and SEM

June 10th, 2011 · No Comments · Uncategorized

social media todayMy colleague Daniel Goldstein wrote an insightful post, “Google +1, Social Media, and the Future of SEO,” on how using social media today will increasingly help organic search-engine rankings tomorrow. Here, I wanted to add to his perceptive thoughts with a few of my own. I recommend reading his article as an introduction to this post.

SEOmoz has released its newest analysis of search-ranking factors, and a comparison of the most-important elements have changed in recent years highlights how SEO professionals… Continue reading

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Google Maps PPC and SEO Tips

May 26th, 2011 · No Comments · Uncategorized

google maps ppcIn a modern world fueled by technology and globalization, it is tempting to focus only on the global and ignore the local. But Google, if recent developments are any indication, has not. Don’t focus so much on making a sale thousands of miles away that you forget about the potential customer right down the street.

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When I was in college, I returned to my house at Boston University after a late-night shift at a journalism internship… Continue reading

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