Blog Archives for the Search Engine Optimization category

There’s No Such Thing as SEO

*Note to new readers…this post may contain heavy doses of sarcasm. “Whole areas of knowledge and information have been defined into nonexistence because the system cannot know, understand, control, or measure them.” -Anne Wilson Schaef There’s no such thing as sandbox (besides the Google keyword …Read More =>

Holy List of Aggregated SEO blogs Batman!

Do I really have to read these all daily to keep up? If you know any of the blogs on this list, you are probably aware of threadwatch. Claus drops this list seo blogging beauties. Fantastic list and great thread by some great minds of …Read More =>

40 SEM 2006 Predictions – Search Engine Marketing Trends and Opportunities

This started with a little list of things I thought had changed between 2005 and 2006 and turned into a large list of brainstormed ideas of things to keep in mind for the upcoming year. The first 30 I tried to compare the evolution somewhat. …Read More =>

There Will Be No SEO Secrets Today

There were no secrets online today. There was only the decentralized arguements of expertise from a community of folks who has been entirely educated in our field online. All the secrets have been “vaulted” for use from a different perspective for another day, or I …Read More =>

Scraper Sites and SE Ambiguity: What is Your Site’s Reading Level?

What is a scraper site Question from client: What do you make of this site? http:// goes here Whats the purpose? My response: It’s what we call a “scraper site” Designed specifically to game adsense and make money from clicks. It’s an evolution of …Read More =>

The Best Link Ninjas are Great Searchers – Creative Queries Drive Rankings

“Never scream just before attacking another ninja from behind. This will only alarm the ninja that you are about to do something funky.” -Ninja wisdom Imagine you’re a ninja warrior. If you only know kung-fu and how to use a pair of nung-chucks, what’s going …Read More =>

Guest Post on the “Trustbox”

I received an e-mail from a kind gent in the UK this morning in regards to his take on the “sandbox” and his summmation of it. I asked if he would like to have it “guest posted” here as I thought it quite insightful. He …Read More =>

Natural SEO Reasoning – Simple Standalone Variable Guidelines

Study nature, love nature, stay close to nature. It will never fail you. -Frank Lloyd Wright: I don’t envy search engine engineers at all. It must be pretty tough to combate thousands of spammers on a daily basis while not pissing off a lot of …Read More =>

SEO Trump Factors

As long as your going to be thinking anyway, think big. -Donald Trump Whenever someone asks me about meta tags I try to remind them that time is better spent elsewhere. Some variables matter…and some REALLY matter…I like to try to stick to the “trump …Read More =>

SEO Makes You Smart Part III: Search -> Information Storage and Retrieval

Continued from: SEO Makes You Smarter Part I: Abundance Mentality and the “Progressive Effect” -and- SEO Makes You Smart Part II: Searching Better Makes You Smarter We’ve already covered a bit about why being a better searcher makes you smart. If you can’t see the …Read More =>