Blog archives for Wednesday, September 28th, 2005

10 Random SEO Tips for any Website

Here are ten things I generally check out first with most every website that I look at. Most are fairly simple and straightforward, but the combination of each of these things and the other six dozen variables on my checklist usually add up to pretty […]

Presentation at EcomXpo – Virtual Tradeshow

EcomXpo sounds like a pretty slick idea. It’s basically a virtual tradeshow focused around internet marketing. I think this will be the second show, and it has already experienced some pretty impressive growth from the looks of things. From an attendee perspective the show seems […]

Mr. Ploppy’s Monday Tool List – Volume XXVI – Directory Tools

Until fairly recently, directories have been an excellent business model for the web. Choose a niche, aggregate some content, and charge for advertising. They were also nice for link developers trying to raise their link popularity, as many had high Page Rank and offered the […]

Those New to SEO – Learn Who to Listen To

There is a ridiculous amount of information regarding internet marketing. A majority of it is very basic, written by those who have gotten through the basics. Some of the information is just plain bogus or outright lies. Then there are those who are grateful for […]

Mr. Ploppy’s Monday Tool List – Volume XXV – Usability and Accessibility Tools

Usability is more of an issue than accessibilty to internet marketing in general, but I think BOTH topics certainly have some overlap into search engine optimization as well. Using best practices and well formed code that passes strict quality and accessibility standards is definitely going […]

SMA NA Close to Holding Elections Soon – Join Today!

I had the pleasure of meeting quite a few of the folks helping to get SMA NA rolling while at SES San Jose. I really think this organization is going to be positive step for the industry, by taking a more “bottom up” approach to […]

Jim Boykin Internet Marketing Blog

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Information Architecture 101 – Organize Your Website

I am constantly amazed at how poorly websites are organized. So many sites could rank better if only they organized their content and internal link structure more effectively. There’s two things every site needs more of: Content and Links. In order to scale and benefit […]

Mr. Ploppy’s Monday Tool List – Volume XXIV – Search Engine Sitemap Tools

Getting a site indexed correctly is a critical aspect to good search rankings. It never ceases to amaze me how many sites have less than half of their unique content indexed by the engines. I guess it surprises the SE’s as well, because their index […]

A Summary of 301 Redirect Knowledge

Redirects, Url-rewriting, changing and moving sites, and purchasing new sites are all hot topics in the world of SEO. These are things that you don’t want to make too many mistakes on, so you have better know them well even if you can’t necessarily do […]