Archives for September 2010

Social Media and SEO

SMM Social Media Marketing

Search Engine Optimization and Social Media Marketing
SEO + SMM = $$!

There is an avalanche of social media content hitting the web everyday. The numbers are staggering; almost one million blog posts hit the web every day, over 500 million FaceBook users, and there are a mind-blowing 90 million Tweets per day! YouTube states that 24 hours of video are uploaded every minute of the day, and 2 billion videos are viewed every day. That’s Billion with a B! [Read more…]

Google Instant… Just Add SEO!

Google introduced its latest version of internet fast food last week, aka, Google Instant. Its less filling but tastes great folks! Seriously, though, the amount of teeth gnashing and heart trembling

that proceeded this announcement was truly comical. The horror of it all. The end of SEO. Death of the web. The burial of search… none of it true. In fact, the salient bits of this “news” have been appearing, albeit individually for some time now over at the GooglePlex.

I perform a lot of search queries every day in the course of our business. I was happy to see that turning off Instant was very easy to do and took advantage of the offer quite quickly. Frankly, Instant, for me, was just adding more distraction to my “experience”. [Read more…]