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Letter from the CEO – “Talent wins games, but team work and intelligence wins championships.”

June 3rd, 2011 | | Hanapin Marketing News, SEO Boy News

That’s a quotation from Michael Jordan. Each month, I’ve titled my ‘Letter from the CEO’ post with a movie quotation, but this month I thought one about teamwork was most appropriate. The main reason is because I’m so proud of the Hanapin team.

Since March, when we started the reinvestment in our blogs, the team has really focused their efforts, and it’s paying off in spades. We’re engaging our readers more by getting topic suggestions from them and holding …

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Letter from the CEO – It’s alive! It’s alive!

May 3rd, 2011 | | Hanapin Marketing News, SEO Boy News

It’s been two months since increasing our investment in our blogs, and we’re already seeing big dividends! Page views and visits are up 10% each on PPC Hero and SEO Boy. Bounce rates on both have decreased 2% and average time on site is up 8% and 4%, respectively. Big, big congrats to our team at Hanapin for doing such an outstanding job, and kudos to Bethany Bey and Abby Henry who led the charge! Here’s …

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Can You Haiku? SEO Poetry Slam.

April 4th, 2011 | | Contests, SEO Boy News

In honor of National Poetry Month, SEO Boy is holding an SEO Poetry Slam during the month of April. We want you to create your own haiku about Search Engine Optimization. A haiku is a form of Japanese poetry consisting of 17 syllables written in three lines of 5-7-5. So get out your pens, or open up Word, and start writing!

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Letter from the CEO – “Luke, I am your father.”

April 1st, 2011 | | Hanapin Marketing News, SEO Boy News

Yeah, I realize that’s not the actual quotation from Empire Strikes Back, but I really wanted to continue the movie quotation theme from last month’s Letter from the CEO, and this one is perfectly applicable!

In March, I wrote that Hanapin is increasing the investment in our blogs. They’re a great source of pride for us, we have a lot of fun with them, and they generate quite a few leads and business too! To that end, …

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Tell Us What You Want, What You Really Really Want

March 29th, 2011 | | SEO Boy News

Yes, that’s a Spice Girls reference. No, I’m not ashamed by it. But enough about me and my poor musical taste. This post is about YOU and some of the changes we’ve made to get you what you really, really want.

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We here at SEO Boy work hard to keep you informed of the latest industry trends, but the best way to provide you with the information you want is to ask. So that’s what we’re doing. …

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Letter from the CEO – “I’m telling you, baby, you always double down on an eleven.”

March 1st, 2011 | | Hanapin Marketing News, SEO Boy News

To do our blogs right–grow our monthly visitors, add to our daily subscribers, increase our rankings, and write quality articles that help great search marketers–requires a big investment. It’s one that we’ve made for the past few years, and one that we’re doubling down on starting this month!

(On a side note, please, please, please tell me you know the movie reference to the title of this post. ☺)

This post is from me–the president and CEO of Hanapin Marketing–and it …

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