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SaaS 360: Bundle Your Social Efforts With Sprout Social

August 9th, 2011 | | SaaS Tools, Social Media & SEO

Over the past few weeks, I’ve had the privilege of taking Sprout Social’s all-inclusive social media management tool for a test drive. With all the different social media venues available today, performance tracking can be a difficult task. Sprout Social takes care of this by compiling all your social platforms into one convenient interface. The purpose of this post is to reveal my findings to give you a better idea of what to expect from this awesome software as …

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Happy National Ice Cream Day!

July 17th, 2011 | | SEO Boy

Awww, poor SEO Boy! His little ice cream cone was just stacked too high! Despite SEO Boy’s misfortunes, we hope you all have a great National Ice Cream Day – get out there and enjoy some ice cream!

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Greatest Hits for June 2011

July 7th, 2011 | | Greatest Hits

The page views have spoken! Below we have gathered SEO Boy’s and PPC Hero’s most visited, and hopefully most valuable articles from June. Whether you’re a new or long-time subscriber, you may have missed these insightful and helpful SEO and PPC management tips. Enjoy!

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Happy 4th of July from SEO Boy!

July 4th, 2011 | | SEO Boy

Fireworks…boating…bbq’s…sparklers! Boy oh boy is 4th of July a great weekend! From all of us at SEO Boy, we hope you have a wonderful day celebrating our independence!

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Cha-cha-cha Changes – Google’s Look Evolves Again!

June 30th, 2011 | | News Update

David Bowie made cha- cha- cha- changes to his look a million times, so why can’t Google? Get ready for the look and feel of Google’s site to evolve over the next few months. What does this mean for you as an SEO professional? Read this post and find out!

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It’s Social Media Day!

June 30th, 2011 | | SEO Boy

In case you’re like SEO Boy and didn’t know, it’s Social Media Day! PPC Hero and SEO Boy love social media, and so do we! So update your Facebook status and Tweet away – Happy Social Media Day!

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Google’s +1 Goes Global!

June 28th, 2011 | | News Update

After rolling out the initial +1 feature only a few short months ago and then releasing the +1 button to a broader web site base earlier this month, the Google +1 button continues to grow. Now the feature will be available worldwide!

google +1 button world globeThat’s right! Google’s Inside AdWords blog is reporting that as of this week, the +1 feature will begin …

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Spring Into Summer Scavenger Hunt:

June 27th, 2011 | | Contests

SEO Scavenger HuntThis is the final list of SEO Boy’s Spring Into Summer Scavenger Hunt! Once you’ve found these items, send in your complete list to seoboy@hanapinmarketing.com for a chance to win a Foodzie tasting box!

All answers are due by EOD this Thursday, June 30th. The winner will be announced on the blog Friday morning!

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Google Showing +1 Counts on Search Engine Result Pages

June 24th, 2011 | | News Update

After Google launched its +1 button earlier this month, there has finally been some buzz this week about +1 counts showing up on Google’s search engine results pages. You can see this data whether or not you’re logged into Google, though I did find some inconsistencies with the data you see when you’re logged in vs. out (more on this below).

+1 data is currently available for a select number of sites, and it appears as though Google is taking care …

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The Google Social Butterfly Effect

June 22nd, 2011 | | News Update

Google search queries are getting more social – if you are more social. Google is now concentrating efforts to get more people to “claim their Google profiles” and to use their logged in account for search. Read this news update to see why this is important for your SEO clients!

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