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Archive for September, 2009

SEO Misinformation: Bad Advice Breeds Bad Results

September 30th, 2009 | | Basic SEO Tips

Hanapin Marketing is hiring three search engine marketing (SEO + PPC) specialists! We’re the publishers of PPC Hero and SEO Boy and are an award-winning and fast-growing search engine marketing company located in Bloomington, Indiana. You’ll work with clients on both search engine optimization and pay per click advertising, helping drive strategy and day-to-day management. We have a comprehensive and intensive 12-week training program, so while experience in SEO and PPC is helpful, it’s …

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We’re Looking for Search Engine Marketing (SEO + PPC) Specialists

September 29th, 2009 | | Hanapin Marketing News

Do you know someone who loves the web? Hanapin Marketing is currently looking for three search marketing specialists to add to our talented and hard working team! We have a comprehensive and intensive 12-week training program, so while experience in SEO and PPC is helpful, it’s not required. The ideal candidate…

  • loves the Internet;
  • obsessively makes to do lists;
  • possesses a “whatever it takes” attitude;
  • feels comfortable talking to a CEO or Joe the plumber; and
  • is eager and …
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Learn More about ClickSweeper – SWEEPSTAKES SPONSOR

September 29th, 2009 | | SEO Boy

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In case you haven’t heard, the Hanapin Marketing Team is giving away $16,000 in SEM software, books and services in our Totally Awesome SEM Sweepstakes! Throughout the week we’re going to give you some details on the software prizes that are up for grabs in the sweepstakes. And if you haven’t done so, enter now!

Pay per click advertising doesn’t have to be time-consuming, …

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How To Distribute PageRank Using Anchor Text & Internal Linking

September 28th, 2009 | | Basic SEO Tips, Internal Linking

Hanapin Marketing is hiring three search engine marketing (SEO + PPC) specialists! We’re the publishers of PPC Hero and SEO Boy and are an award-winning and fast-growing search engine marketing company located in Bloomington, Indiana. You’ll work with clients on both search engine optimization and pay per click advertising, helping drive strategy and day-to-day management. We have a comprehensive and intensive 12-week training program, so while experience in SEO and PPC is helpful, it’s …

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Learn More about The Search Monitor – SWEEPSTAKES SPONSOR

September 28th, 2009 | | SEO Boy

Search_Monitor

In case you haven’t heard, the Hanapin Marketing Team is giving away $16,000 in SEM software, books and services in our Totally Awesome SEM Sweepstakes! Throughout the week we’re going to give you some details on the software prizes that are up for grabs in the sweepstakes. And if you haven’t done so, enter now!

The Search Monitor provides real-time competitive intelligence to monitor …

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Learn More about ClickEquations – SWEEPTSTAKES SPONSOR

September 28th, 2009 | | SEO Boy

Click_Equations

In case you haven’t heard, the Hanapin Marketing Team is giving away $16,000 in SEM software, books and services in our Totally Awesome SEM Sweepstakes! Throughout the week we’re going to give you some details on the software prizes that are up for grabs in the sweepstakes. And if you haven’t done so, enter now!

Before we were ClickEquations, we were Commerce360, a full …

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SEO News Round Up for September 25, 2009

September 25th, 2009 | | SEO News Roundup
  • Need help with your Twitter marketing? SEO White Hats can help! They have a great post on how beginners can learn how to use Twitter to benefit their business and their SEO strategy.
  • Looking for followed links to your website to help with your SEO? Read SEOmoz’s post on ‘followed link from 4 unexpected sources’. Jennita goes into detail about these 4 unexpected sources that provide quality, followed links to your website. Some are industry specific, but …
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Why Twitter is Important and How You Can Make it Work

September 23rd, 2009 | | Social Media & SEO

We haven’t written extensively on Twitter just yet (a few articles here and there) so I thought I’d take the bull by the horns and write about the ever-growing popularity of this gargantuan little bird. Specifically, I’ll discuss why Twitter is important and how you can gain more followers.

Social media gains more importance in the eyes of marketers just about everyday. We’ve walked through the door of  open, direct communication with customers/clients/colleagues and there is no turning back. Over …

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SEO and Google Docs: Things to expect

September 22nd, 2009 | | Crawlability

Well, here’s a little tidbit that seemed to fly under radars, but not at SEOboy. This blog post announces the crawlability and indexing of of published Google docs tied to public websites. What?!

So within a week and a half we are going to start seeing documents within search results.  My first thought was “oh great, a whole lot of content clogging my results.”  It could happen.  One way to tone down the clutter is to have a tab …

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SEO Boy’s SEO Audit Podcast – TaxFix.co.uk

September 22nd, 2009 | | Podcasts

Today’s SEO Audit Podcast will focus on TaxFix.co.uk. This company focuses on tax refund services in the UK.

The SEO Boy team has provided some tips on elements of the site that could be modified to increase the TaxFix SEO conversion rates and rankings. Topics covered in the podcast are as follows:

  • Using Google Website Optimizer
  • Usability Suggestions
  • Meta Data
  • Using 301 re-directs and the canonical tag to avoid duplicate content.
  • Sitemaps (.html and .xml)
  • and more!

The …

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