Blog archives for Wednesday, August 31st, 2005

10 Tips for Training a Link Developer

Link development has changed. Links pages suck. Your reciprocal link value is defiintely goin’ down hill. You can outsource all day long and gain very little value from it. Roll with the changes, and stay ahead of the curve. Get yourself a qualified link developer […]

Example of a Good Link Request E-mail

Despite being unsolicited, good e-mail link requests still *do* exist. Their not easy to do, because any webmaster with sites in the top 1000 for ANYTHING is tired of gettin’ arelis generated garbage requests that go out to everyone elese in the top 1000. Make […]

Mr. Ploppy’s Monday Morning Tool List Volume XXIII – Blogger Tools

How long will it be “cool” to be a blogger? When will bloggers 15 megabytes of fame be out of disk space? I’ve finally started to come to terms with the fact that I’m a blogger. I’m really not that excited about it. There’s honestly […] Changes Web Hosts – Comments are Back!

Since I am a pretty poor coder and I have a propensity to break things, my old WordPress install was pretty hacked to bits. The good news is, if you’re reading this, WP is reinstalled, and on a new and improved faster and more reliable […]

A Guide to Search Engine Filters, Penalties, Bannings, and Reinclusion

“You’re not a true SEO until you’ve been banned at least once!”” – not sure who gets original credit for this one…most likely Boser, Oilman or perhaps Jake. Anyone who has pushed the bleeding edge of search engine optimization has had a site go greybar, […]

Mr. Ploppy’s Monday Morning Tool List – Volume XXII – Affiliate Marketing Tools

Affiliate marketing is tough. Anyone who tells you different is most likely very very smart, or very very stupid. Smart affiliates use button pusher marketing to crank out large sites quite often. I think these sites certainly help with the size of the SE’s index, […]

Free Backlink Analyzer from SEOBook

Do yourself a favor and checkout SEObook’s new backlink tool. Very impressive piece of FREE software bein’ given away by Aaron.

Balancing the Link Equation

At the WMW conference in New Orleans, I had the privilege of speaking on the “linking on a dime” panel (presentation here), and learned that public speaking most certainly cannot kill you (or at least it didn’t this particular time). The opportunity gave me a […]

Join the SMA-NA – Get Some Links

The Search Marketing Association of North America is a relatively new project being headed up by Ian Mcanerin of SEW fame among others. Having got a chance to speak in depth with Ian on the way to the Google dance, I’m sure this association is […]

Regurgitated Internet Marketing News Revisited

I thought the regurgitated internet marketing news section of the site was worth mentioning again. While I don’t post to the main site as often as I’d like, I do update the news pretty much daily. It’s turned out pretty well, and at the very […]