Can Social Media like Twitter and Facebook Help You Get Better Search Engine Rankings?

Check out this recent video from Google’s Matt Cutts. In the video below Matt talks about how Google uses Twitter and Facebook links as ranking signals. Testing and Signals of Influence When Matt talks; search engine experts listen. Everyone wants to know what Google is “really up to.” Here are my 3 major takeaways from this talk: 1. Google is still testing how […]

Growing Your Small Town Business on the Web: Interview with Becky McCray

Listen to this interview and you’ll find out how small town businesses are growing using YouTube, Facebook, Twitter and more. Key points you’ll learn: How a linen rental service is using YouTube to grow their business Find out about a trade show promotion that drove booth visitors to the company website How to use video to promote […]

Using Social Media Correctly Gives Your Customers and Community More Power

  Recently I read “The Whuffie Factor” by Tara Hunt. Tara has consulted several well known businesses about building communities. Her finger is on the pulse of social media. She understands how to use it to harness the power of your company’s fans and your company’s evangelists. The main premise of “The Whuffie Factor” is that your social capital, the value […]

What skyrockets a website from obscurity to top rankings on the search engines?

Skyrocket Search Engine Rankings

If you boil all the details and tactics different search engine experts use, search engine optimization is all about one thing. Prove to the online world you’re the expert for your keyword or keyword phrase. That’s what it’s all about. Nothing else. Some people argue with technical details about title tags, meta tags, alt tags and other technical […]

When Probortunity Knocks, Answer!

When “Probortunity” Knocks, Answer!

“Every problem has a gift for you in its hands.” – Richard Bach I got a new printer this week. One of my clients sent it to me. He’s been a client for close to 9 years now. He’s been a friend for 12. After unpacking the printer, I hooked it up to my PC. […]