Google+ is Absolutely a Success


Recently Eric Schmidt said “Google+ is doing better than I expected given the competitors in the market and the success [of Facebook]. Do I think it’s a success? Absolutely. Absolutely.” (TechRadar) While they’ve had a large number of sign-ups how could it possibly be a success if nobody actually uses it? The reality is that Google […]

Google Creates a Search Engine Optimization Guide

Well this was a shocker for me, I never thought I would hear of Google encouraging search engine optimization but sure enough they created the “Search Engine Optimization Guide” and posted it on the official blog.  This is one of those moves that I won’t completely understand but it does make you wonder; why would […]

How to Get your Site Indexed in Under 2 Days

I have been bombarded with emails lately from people asking me how to quickly get a new site in Google, so this post is for those of you with new sites or old sites that need some new love.  Typically when I create a new website I see it indexed the day I post it, […]

Why Digg Users Don’t “Digg” You

In one of my first posts on this blog, Using Social Bookmarking Responsibly, I talked about how people far too often abuse the system rather than work with it.  Lately I have been seeing more and more “Digg exchanges” both on Digg itself and various social blog networks such as BlogCatalog.  It isn’t quite to […]

Monitoring Your Backlinks

One of the most enjoyable parts of internet marketing is checking your statistics, I try to limit how often I do it so that I don’t waste time on it yet we all know the joy of checking your ClickBank account and seeing some cash tacked onto your monthly check.  When I am creating a […]