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Cyrus Shephard does a great job explaining pre and post Panda effects on websites utilizing and sometimes abusing Adsense / Ad placements. Read More & Discuss!
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Good post outlining trends in the next generation of landing pages. Read More & Discuss!
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It seems like every update to Google+ is underdeveloped, buggy, and inefficient. Their recent business page rollout has been underwhelming, and despite their frequent flops, they're continuing to strongarm searchers into using it with ever-increasing… Read More & Discuss!
Peter Stringer (social media guy for the Boston Celtics) makes a salient point about the new Google+ pages and why they matter. A lot. Read More & Discuss!
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Is the the infographic being produced today is a trend that is finished? To all the naysayers out there, I have one simple response: the evolving infographic trend has just begun. Read More & Discuss!
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Brad Geddes: If you can’t control your ads, you may no longer be reaching your customers — you might be driving them away. The biggest culprit is remarketing ads. While remarketing ads are fantastic when used correctly, they can be harmful to your… Read More & Discuss!
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Yep, it's official.  Google+ now allows brand and company pages. Read More & Discuss!
A deep post detailing dark side of design and usability. Read More & Discuss!
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NIce post stating why it's important to get all employees "with a passion and interest in representing the brand" involved in your social web efforts. Read More & Discuss!
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A basic overview of local search no-no's that are definitely worth repeating. Read More & Discuss!
Great rant from Ian Lurie about the ... ummm ... underside? lame side? ... of the SEO industry. Read More & Discuss!
There is no such thing as an SEO degree. You can Google it and see some mostly shady results, but — as far as I know — nobody is walking around with a B.A. in SEO. That doesn’t mean that you can’t go to college and study SEO, though. You just… Read More & Discuss!
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Excellent framework ("borrowed from the field of Artificial Intelligence"). A must-read for everyone in digital marketing, web analytics, and conversion rate optimization. Read More & Discuss!
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A case study of how inaccurate geographical targeting can be in AdWords. Read More & Discuss!
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Both Google and Bing offer a Webmaster Tools product with a variety of things that site owners can use to understand how each search engine interacts with their website(s). In our "Discussion of the Week," we want to know: Which one you think offers the… Read More & Discuss!


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