With godaddy domain name renewal costs on the rise, I decided to let one of my domains go a few weeks ago. Having never sold a domain name, I didn't really know what to expect and thought I would try selling it on Flippa.com. However, as you can see from the listing stats above, I … Continue reading Why my Flippa domain name sale fell flat
You want answers? I think I'm entitled to them. You want answers? I want the truth! You can't handle the truth! Chris Sherman from Search Engine Land just revealed 14 strategic truths about search marketing that are imperative for success. 1. You must set goals. 2. SEO is an ongoing process. 3. Competition is nasty, … Continue reading Search Engine Marketing Truths
In a series of calculated steps, Marchex launched more than 100,000 local websites, providing more than one billion pages of local content today. Previously, Marchex was better known for their massive domain name portfolio including more than 200,000 domains and 96% of all ZIP Code areas nationwide, such as www.90210.com. The newly launched sites feature … Continue reading Marchex to the sound of one billion pages of local content
According to Search Engine Land, SEMPO just announced the Advanced Search Advertising course is now live. Topics include PPC Models, Advanced Keyword Strategy, Copywriting, Bidding & Ranking Methodology, Landing Pages, Success Metrics and more. In addition to the Advanced Search Advertising course, SEMPO also teaches the Fundamentals of Search Marketing and Advanced Search Engine Optimization. … Continue reading Get SEMPOfied in Advanced Search Advertising aka PPC
Linkbaiting is the art of doing or saying anything that will get you a link back to your site. Linkbait that tends to work particularly well is what I like to call "toolbait". Toolbaiting is simple. Create a cool tool, browser extension, next best ajax thing-a-ma-jig and make it available for free. A couple weeks … Continue reading Are you using the right linkbait?
Graywolf dropped a list of essential WordPress plugins a while back entitled "SEO Plugins for WordPress". Although a bit misleading, the article covers a variety of useful SEO plugins (some more so than others) that will do everything but tie your shoe. More recently, John Chow referenced an out of the box SEO solution which … Continue reading WordPress SEO plugin power from top to bottom
Apparently, Blue Hat SEO is the only website on the Internet that is completely dedicated to the art of Advanced SEO. I mean, how else do you wrap your head around the idea of generating $25,000 USD (recurring) in 141 seconds? Last week in my rss reader, Eli from Blue Hat SEO said he needed … Continue reading Blue hats, a pocket full of promise and $25,000 a month later