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SEO News Roundup for October 10, 2008

October 10th, 2008 | | SEO News Roundup
  • Are you considering targeting your SEO efforts at vertical search engines?  John Ellis doesn’t think this is the right strategy.   His primary argument is that broad results (a la Google or Yahoo!) lead to trust.  ”The broad, sometimes unrelated, results are actually what keep users coming back.”
  • Free stuff is always great.  Especially when you’re talking about quality analytics packages.  Yahoo!’s purchase of Index Tools has finally come to fruition, and the free Yahoo! Web Analytics is on …
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SEO News Roundup for October 3, 2008

October 3rd, 2008 | | SEO News Roundup
  • The Beu Blog reported that bullet points concerning paid directories have been removed from Google’s Webmaster Guidelines.  Does this mean Google has de-valued paid directories like Yahoo! or Business.com?  Only time will tell (or a direct statement from Google, of course).
  • Need some ideas for obtaining quality links to your website?  Justilien Gaspard’s article at Search Engine Watch explains how to utilize Link Marketing and the process of solving customer problems/offering solutions to build links and awareness.
  • As part of …
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