Blog Archives for the General category

Contest – Help Redesign Weird Asia News – Win a Playstation 3 (and Guitar Hero!)

My buddy Brent over at Weird Asia News REALLY needs a redesign for his awesome content rich (yet amazingly fugly wordpress default edited) site. WAN has amazing stories, and gets tons of traffic, but frankly, it looks a bit like something your cat might cough […]

Why I Think People Like Twitter – and Me on Twitter

I originally knocked twitter – and in my mind, the jury is still out – but I AM using it – Click here if you feel like following my twitter nonsense. Twitter is the opportunity for bloggers and nerds to chat WHEN they want to […]

Book Review Break: Introducing NLP

Book: Introducing NLP by: Joseph O’Connor & John Seymour Subtitle: Psychological Skills for Understanding and Influencing People Interpreted Thesis: "NLP is the art and science of excellence, derived from studying how top people in different fields obtain their outstanding results." "The purpose of NLP is […]

Key Relevance Marketing are Awesome People

I had a chance recently to hang out with Christine Churchill, Mike Churchill, and Jim Gilbert. I’ve known them all for several years, and just wanted to make a quick mention of what great people they are. They’ve done pretty amazing work for their clients, […]

SEMMYS Awards – Best Posts in Search Engine Marketing

Matt McGee has spent a lot of time and effort to build a pretty cool awards program for the best posts in search engine marketing – the SEMMY’s. I’m honored to be a part of it, and can only hope that one day we’ll have […]

Joining Client Side SEM with Scott Smith aka Caveman and Aaron Wall aka SEObook

I’ve been procrastinating a bit on an official announcement about joining up with Scott and Aaron for a little while now, but am happy to make it official with a blog post (okay, I really just didn’t want to explain a thousand times at pubcon). […]

Job Opening – Link Ninja/ Link Baiter

Please see below for resume submission details – if you can’t follow directions, you are automatically disqualified. This position is working directly with me and a partner. Required skills Basic HTML/CSS skills Excellent writing skills Sense of humor Understanding of value of links, and how […]

Special Thanks to our Guides in Asia

I’m now back to a lovely fall day in Albany, after 3+ weeks overseas, and some time in Chicago, and back in Michigan. It’s been quite a ride, with more than a few air miles. I’m not going to archive the whole trip here, but […]

Speaking at SEMCon and Out of the Country a While

Sitting at Werty‘s house in Chicago, then off on Monday for a trip through Asia (Manila, Hong Kong, Bejing, and Tokyo). I’ll also be speaking in Manila at SEMCon. Lookin’ forward to meeting lots of cool new people, be sure to let me know if […]

What is Optimization? When are You Optimized? There’s No Such Thing as Half way Optimal.

Just a quick rant for those who would rather debate than execute and implement. Optimal is the best case scenario in any given set of circumstances. Optimized is creating a site that gives users and bots what they are looking for realtime, and IS an […]