Optimizing for more YouTube views, and building a subscriber base, is something I must admit I have little experience with, but a friend of mine recently asked me for some advice on this, so I’ve done a pretty exhaustive survey of various material and postings. The following ideas look like sensible basic optimization tips. There were so many ideas I had to break it into three postings – this one, an upcoming “Advanced Tips” posting, and an upcoming Full article»
You’ve probably had to research internet usage at some point – whether to figure out browser usage percentages so you can decide which browsers to bother supporting, looking at internet usage by country for a business looking to expand geographically, or any other myriad of reasons. Like me, you probably did this by doing a ton of Google searches. Well, I ran across a site that aggregates much of that information, and also the sources for the rest of it, all in one convenient spot Full article»
Let’s say you were stranded on a desert island, per our previous scenario, have your positioning book in hand so you can properly straighten out the product you’re trying to sell with your burgeoning lead-gen business, you’ve SEO’d (is that a verb?) your lead-gen site with the help of your SEO reference book, and you’re having trouble getting to sleep at night due to wild monkeys screeching as they bang coconuts together. What business biography would be really beneficial?
Well, if you want to get some sleep, don’t get Full article»
Let’s say you were stranded on a desert island, as in our previous scenario, but luckily managed to land a number of marketing consulting gigs with your remote internet connection, so you could earn some money helping companies straighten out their marketing (and receive Dr. Pepper etc. via parachute drop by transferring money to some shipping company via PayPal). And let’s say you could start out with only ONE book on marketing.
My choice would be Full article»
Today, in the spirit of Wired Magazine’s “wired/tired/expired” series, we’re going to run through some online marketing terms that have become downright “square”, and either are being, or should be replaced by, a more “hip” counterpart. This one goes to eleven!
“hey, there was an announcement – I have no idea what it means but here’s a bunch of SEO ramblings so I can sound like I’m writing a blog posting – I hope I got this out quick enough – what does everyone else think about this”?
The following is a make-your-own SEO blog post formula. The approach is outlined in my earlier posting on formula-based content; just spin the following into thousands of versions, and then you can skip reading about 50% of the blog postings that go up every week on SEO – a massive timesaver. It starts out a little dry, but quickly devolves into inside SEO jokes – enjoy! Full article»