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4 Free Social Media Tools

September 17, 2012  |   Search Engine Optimisation   |     |   0 Comment

4 Free Social Media Tools

The world of Internet and social media marketing is cut-throat and you need to have the right tools, platforms and skills to be noticed and stand out from the crowd. Today especially, so many entrepreneurs and small business owners are seeing the benefits of marketing online. Many people are adding Internet and social media marketing to their repertoire of skills or leaving their day job to work from the comfort of their home. Knowing the best tools out there for Internet marketing is key to staying on top of trends, scheduling your days well in advance and even being able to pencil in a bit of time for yourself, too. Here are four tools that are worth considering for helping you publish, manage, save time and monitor your social networks. 1. WordPress WordPress is a publishing platform that allows marketers the freedom to start publishing online without having to know any computer programming. When the social media revolution started it was thought that maybe blogs would die. Popular press was promoting the thought that social networks such as Facebook and Twitter would see the demise of ...

Seven Useful SEO Tools

September 17, 2012  |   Search Engine Optimisation   |     |   0 Comment

Seven Useful SEO Tools

I recently did a post about the best wordpress plugins so today I thought i’d highlight some tools that every one of us should have in our Arsenal. The good thing about these is most will be free or have at least have a free trial How Fast is Your Site First up is an App/tool that i hope you are all using and if not I hope you start using it today and that is Pingdoms we site loading speed checker. http://tools.pingdom.com/fpt/ whenever you set up a blog or a sales page then make sure you check it here it takes a few seconds and can show you what’s causing any problems, if your new site isn’t faster than the top ...

Google Changes SEO Landscape In Australia

September 17, 2012  |   Search Engine Optimisation   |     |   0 Comment

Google Changes SEO Landscape In Australia

Many SEO’s would have heard the news of Google creating a patent known as the rank modifying spamming algorithm. For those who do not know what this is, it’s a modification in the algorithm which will intend to identify those people who are employing SEO tactics in order to gain a higher position by manipulating the results with certain tactics.  The algorithm will detect unusual activity on a web page for example, understand why this has occurred, and what it’s end result is, and instead lower the rankings of the website for a period of time (shown in diagram), an SEO who might try undo any of those changes thinking that it has worked negatively will be identified and performing a rank spamming tactic. It is an easy way for Google and other search engines to identify any sort 0f ...

Minimal SEO: 3 Vital Tips

September 17, 2012  |   Search Engine Optimisation   |     |   0 Comment

Minimal SEO: 3 Vital Tips

If you could do only three things for SEO, what would they be? This is a question encountered by many smaller businesses, and even somewhat larger companies, either due to not having enough people (time) and/or dollars available to invest in a big way.   If this is a scenario you’re facing, what follows are three minimal SEO tasks you must do.   Step 1: Check Your Indexing Status    The first step is to make sure that your site is getting found! The best way to do this is to check your indexing status in Google Webmaster Tools and see how many of your pages are indexed by Google. Once you're logged in, click on "Health" and then "Index status" in the menu on the left.   The first thing to look at is the number of indexed pages, in this case, 887. How many did you expect? Obviously, if you think you have 1,000+ pages that you want Google to index and Google shows 10 indexed pages, you have a problem. In the case of this particular site, the problem looks to be the opposite of that - 887 pages ...

Internet marketing news roundup, July 20

July 22, 2012  |   Blogs and Blogging   |     |   0 Comment

Internet marketing news roundup, July 20

Internet marketing news roundup, July 20 Brafton "According to a study from the Association of National Advertisers, social media marketing is now the norm among American businesses. Ninety percent of companies said they are using social media as part of a broader web marketing strategy, with most ...Brafton" http://www.brafton.com/news-roundups/internet-marketing-news-roundup-july-20      

Companies in Georgia Can Now Work With Internet Marketing Company to …

July 22, 2012  |   Advertising and Marketing   |     |   0 Comment

Companies in Georgia Can Now Work With Internet Marketing Company to …

Companies in Georgia Can Now Work With Internet Marketing Company to ... San Francisco Chronicle (press release) ""We are thrilled to be able to work with Georgian businesses to help them with internet marketing," said Maria Ciccio, Marketing Director for IMC. The marketing professionals at the search engine marketing company work with clients in Georgia to help ...San Francisco Chronicle (press release)" http://www.sfgate.com/business/prweb/article/Companies-in-Georgia-Can-Now-Work-With-Internet-3715842.php  

How to Construct SEO-Friendly URLs | Video | Entrepreneur.com

July 22, 2012  |   Advertising and Marketing   |     |   0 Comment

How to Construct SEO-Friendly URLs | Video | Entrepreneur.com

How to Construct SEO-Friendly URLs | Video | Entrepreneur.com (author unknown) "Search Engine Land editor Danny Sullivan explains what you need to know about optimizing ...www.entrepreneur.com/video/223938" http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/223938  

SEO for Images

July 22, 2012  |   Advertising and Marketing   |     |   0 Comment

SEO for Images

SEO for Images (author unknown) "Learn how image search engines rank images and how and when you should optimize your images for search engines.www.lunametrics.com/blog/2012/07/17/seo-images/" http://www.lunametrics.com/blog/2012/07/17/seo-images/  

YouTube for SEO: The Magic of Video is the Topic of Recent DigitalMarketer …

July 18, 2012  |   Technical Terms Explained   |     |   0 Comment

YouTube for SEO: The Magic of Video is the Topic of Recent DigitalMarketer …

  YouTube for SEO: The Magic of Video is the Topic of Recent DigitalMarketer ... Equities.com "YouTube for SEO purposes has taken on a whole new meaning, says a recent article from DigitalMarketer.com. Since Google owns YouTube, their close relationship influences the total impact a simple video can have on the entire Internet. According to the ..." http://www.equities.com/news/news-headline-story%3Fdt%3D2012-07-18%26val%3D281550%26d%3D1%26cat%3Dheadline  

Today In Horrible Infographics: Content Marketing Warfare

July 18, 2012  |   Advertising and Marketing   |     |   0 Comment

Today In Horrible Infographics: Content Marketing Warfare

  Today In Horrible Infographics: Content Marketing Warfare Forbes "The SEO world is in a frenzy because Google has rolled out algorithm updates, titled Penguin and Panda, which penalize websites that have been overly-optimized to game the older algorithm. Naturally, this has been heralded as a distaster for SEO as we ..." http://www.forbes.com/sites/jasonoberholtzer/2012/07/18/today-in-horrible-infographics-content-marketing-warfare/  

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