If you attended The Willamette Writers Conference in August 2012, this is my SEO Blogging presentation in PDF and PPTX format. These are free for all. If you want to ask a question or get involved in a discussion, please register and have at it.… Read More »WW SEO Blogging Seminar PPT
One of the questions I get a lot after a presentation is, “I want to build my own website… where do I start?” As a Search Consultant I want to answer with, “Well… where are you at?”… Which usually turns into a long conversation that ends with, “I really have… Read More »DIY websites | Where to start?
I recently posted a social media blurb about how most designers and developers out there don’t use SEO basics when building sites. I got a response from one company saying, “We do SEO!”… Fine, I said… let’s see what SEO they’ve done for their own… Read More »Web Designers and Small Biz SEO Truths
Plugins… which ones should I use? As a Search Engine Marketing Consultant, I get asked this question a lot. Unfortunately, there’s no simple answer. While there are tons of free plugins available in the WordPress repository, most of them lack support and are not kept up to… Read More »Search Marketing Consulting | Plugins
What it Means for Your Business In recent months, you may have noticed profile pictures showing up in your search results. Google is now displaying author information to help users discover great content. These “rich snippets” results (see below) are made possible through Google Authorship markup and can easily… Read More »Google Authorship
One of the first people I connected with in the web development and SEO world said this to me when I asked about his website. He was a brilliant coder and SEO guru whose website looked like a late 90’s remnant. When I asked him why he… Read More »PID Overhaul – The shoemaker’s Kids…
We love questions from our clients! Not only do we have an opportunity to teach, but we also learn from the process. It’s a win-win for every one involved. We recently received a great question from one of our SEO web development clients, Jim Lewis of COMSTOR. He… Read More »How SEO Elements Trigger Search