Paid Links Not Mentioned In Google's Webmaster Guidelines???

Just read through all of Google's Webmaster Guidelines and noticed there was no mention of avoiding paid links. Hmmm... Do you think they simply forgot to mention this in their popular guidelines for webmasters?

Google Schools Us On The Basics of SEO

Recently, Google released a starter guide explaining some of the basics principles of SEO.

Don't Vote

There's a blog meme going around in the internet marketing community that apparently Matt Cutts started about voting this November. The whole idea is to tag 5 people and get them to post about it and tag 5 other people.

PPC Testing for SEO

Over the last couple of years I've noticed a couple things in the search space: 1. keyword tools are unreliable 2. PPC traffic can show some valuable search trends. Well here’s the point: PPC and SEO help to inform each other consistently.

Google Chrome - A Web Browser With a Silver Lining?

In their ongoing quest to dominate the universe, Google has announced that they are coming out with their own web browser called Chrome. Interesting news considering they were so "in bed" with Firefox before.

The New Labor Day

Times have changed and the meaning of what is classified as "a hard day at work" has changed as well. I just read a great post by Seth Godin about the true meaning of hard work these days.

3 Tips For Keeping Track of Your Goals in Google Analytics

Arguably one of the most important things to an online marketing campaign is to have some goals in place. I think that figuring out what goals to focus on can be the hardest part sometimes. Tracking them is the easy part.

SEO For Idiots - Duplicate Content

Okay, the title of this post is a bit harsh but it got your attention didn't it? This is the first in a series of posts answering some relatively basic SEO questions that people typically get confused by.