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Are You Ready for the Yahoo & Bing Merger? Tips for Bing SEO…

August 9th, 2010 | | Uncategorized

It seems like it was just yesterday when the Yahoo & Microsoft partnership broke news. Here we are just about a year later and the merger is definitely well on its way. Systems integration testing began mid July and several blogs have reported seeing Bing results on the Yahoo search page.

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SEO News Roundup for August 6, 2010

August 6th, 2010 | | SEO News Roundup

Crafting outstanding content is by no means an easy task. Today’s web is full of different content types, from images to widgets. Take away all those crazy fonts and pretty backgrounds and you’re left with what really matters to SEO. Tad Chef over at SEOptimise shares some advice on how to create content that spreads like wildfire. So don’t take content for granted because you have to craft killer content to get noticed.

A good proposal can change your business by …

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WIIIIPEOUT! What to Learn from Google Wave’s Web Surfing Crash.

August 5th, 2010 | | Social Media & SEO

Waving Goodbye To The Day
Once upon a time there was a tool that was supposed to revolutionize the way people interacted with each other online. Facebook killer? Pleaaaase! Try EMAIL Killer!

This tool was making the Post Office plan its Pony Express-like demise.

Part Blogger, part Facebook, part Basecamp, part genius.
But, now, sadly, in the words of David Gray:
“…

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Our Greatest Hits for July 2010

August 5th, 2010 | | Greatest Hits

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

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Lean and Mean Local SEO

August 3rd, 2010 | | Local SEO

I had the fortune of having dinner with a multi-millionare (Yeah, he picked up the check) and during the course of the dinner he made this statement: “A business never floats. You either move forward or you move backward. You need to always move forward.”

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SEO News Roundup for August 2, 2010

August 2nd, 2010 | | SEO News Roundup

Anyone who has ever written knows what its like to have writers block. Most of us don’t have the luxury of going to a hipster coffee shop to smoke our bubble pipe to find our muse. If you find yourself stalling out on creativity when developing copy, Case Ernsting from MetaSpring Web Design offer some handy tools and tips to find out what people are talking about. These tips will help you determine what readers will find relevant, and …

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Video SEO – Part 2: Onsite (and the Fun Begins)

July 29th, 2010 | | Video SEO

In part one, I talked covered the type of Video SEO optimization most everyone with 30 seconds of content in a YouTube account can optimize. The techniques can also be used to similar effect in Vimeo. And it’s good practice to the techniques. Some amazing traffic can come through those search engines.

But to be honest, the type of video SEO project I truly enjoyed getting …

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SEO Scramble: Proving the value of web traffic

July 28th, 2010 | | SEO Management

Increasing leads through a website is not a fad. It will continue to be big important factor in your overall marketing campaign. A problem you may not think about is proving the value of your efforts to maybe garner some budget money to expand your online efforts.

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Foreign SEO No-No’s

July 26th, 2010 | | Advanced SEO Tips

Foreign-language SEO. International SEO. Whatever you want to call it, the idea strikes fear into the hearts of those of us with two years of college Spanish and a summer trip to Rome in our Worldliness repertoire, and even freaks those of us with a little bit more international business and language experience out a little. SEO is nuanced, and it’s not so easy to be nuanced in a language you don’t understand the nuances of. That’s why so many …

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SEO News Roundup for July 23, 2010

July 23rd, 2010 | | SEO News Roundup

Images are a very communicative aspect of any website. The trouble is search engines are not able to see images because the spiders that crawl your site take out all the pretty stuff that makes it look attractive for humans and simply reads the raw code. For image SEO, it can be helpful to think of optimizing images like optimizing a tiny webpage within your page. Elliance from Search Engine Land illustrates some tips for optimizing your images to improve …

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