Blog archives for Wednesday, April 27th, 2005

Hotspot Map for Link Quality?

Earlier this morning I read a great post on Google Adsense optimization tips that Google had released from the guru of contextual advertising. I’m a big fan of Adsense of course, but it really got me thinking a bit later today…wouldn’t this be a great […]

SEO is a Catchphrase – Affiliate Marketing is Like Retail Sales

Affiliate marketers – What they do: Create “affiliate sites”, rank them high and get commissions off online sales. Affiliate marketing is strikingly similar to a modern version retail sales. Affiliate marketers are paid a percentage based on many criteria…as with retail sales…location is everything….with affiliate […]

Is SEO Just a Catchphrase?

SEO is Dead…again. To be quite honest, it has been doomed from the start. Allowing tech-geeks to become chic marketing people is just a bad idea anyways. I mean, you don’t really “optimize” the search engines anyhow, right? You tweak a webpage or web site […]

Mr. Ploppy’s Monday Morning Tool List Volume VII – Ploppy Goes Local – Local SE Marketing Tools

There are so many opportunities for small businesses to thrive on the web. In some instances, it gives a small company the opportunity to be a global operation, in others it just helps them to be found be potential regional customers like myself who still […]

Calling Cards, and Condos, and Cows… Oh My!

So Tuesday was my first trip to Sleepy Hollow, NY and it was a pleasant one. I was greeted in the morning by one of the most grounded business authors you could hope to meet. He has a nice place for seminars, and did a […]

All Your Searches are Belong to Us

G releases search history – personalized search. Click SEO and Search on me. Some privacy advocates would likely go nuts with this offering. It is all opt in though. I encourage everyone to sign in, search for seo, scroll past the Japanese stuff, and click […]

Meetin’ a Brilliant Author

Sounds like a good day to me. Drivin’ to Irvington, NY this morning to attend a seminar with Seth Godin. Should be a good time. Seth has wrote a host of good books including Bootstrapper’s Bible, Permission Marketing, and Big Red Fez among my favorites. […]

Mr. Ploppy’s Monday Morning Tool List Volume VI – Domain Spidering Tools – SEO Parity

It definitely helps to think like a search engine. With this in mind, it is important to see things through the “SE perspective” (I often find myself saying “…in the eyes of the search engines”). Good SEO’s not only focus on SE perspective, but rather […]

Ghost Fest! – First Annual Backyard Bash

Dean is having a big blowout to dispel the myth that he is a “fictitious entity”. Okay, it’s probably just to have some fun, and I’m sure it will be. Looks like it’s gonna be time for a trip to Tennessee! Digital Ghost Fest! When […]

A Successful Site in 36 Months – Old Sites Rule Supreme

A bit of a precursor…one of the most long lasting and well respected documents ever written on search engine optimization is Brett’s Guide to 15k per day. It really is a fantastic architecture for long-term strategic internet marketing. It is based on fundamentals that (mostly) […]