Tag Archives: seo

Why the SEO conversation will never be laid to rest


Who’s tired of hearing “X is dying!” *raises hand*

In this edition, the topic is SEO.

There has not been a shortage of rumors of the clock ticking for SEO.

According to Small Business Trends, people that come from search are more profitable than ones that come from social.

For most sites, search continues to be the primary traffic source.

If analytics are any indicator, rumors of SEO’s demise are greatly exaggerated.



How to Re-Discover Your Website

  Some folks have today (Columbus Day in the US, Canadian Thanksgiving) off. Others are on the job. Regardless of where you are, if you have a moment, take the time to learn where your website visitors are coming from. Why wait until the end of the month? Here’s a list of places you can… Continue Reading

Before you change those links

  In another case of SEO vs. Social we have the case of what can happen if you change links. Make sure that they are not already socially connected. For example. I had a post that was liked on Facebook. I noticed that the permalink was not grammatically correct. I called myself correcting it and… Continue Reading

SEO vs. Social Media, the Debate continues

No matter what side of the fence that you’re on, we can all agree that social media has made an impact on search and vice versa. A few weeks ago, SEOMoz did a post titled Five Ways To Use Your Social Profiles For SEO for their Whiteboard Friday post. This is important since whenever someone… Continue Reading

Word before WordPress Equals Worry

When will people learn? No matter how many blogs I tweak and go under the hood of, there is one main thing than makes me scream… An indication that the person used Microsoft Word (or another text editor) and directly copied and pasted the document into a WordPress blog yields extraneous characters in the text.… Continue Reading