Category: SEO

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Facebook SEO, Ranking Factors & Visibility Hacks

This past summer we published Facebook SEO Ranking Factors, 2010 Study Results, marking our second in-depth study on Facebook internal search since the social network behemoth announced significant search enhancements over a year ago. Shortly before those June 2010 results were released, Facebook’s search share increased approximately 48%, amounting to about 2.7% of U.S. searches. At first blush, that […]

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Rockstar Tips on How to Optimize Videos For Search

In continuing aimClear coverage of #SESCHI, the morning of Day 2 found us in the info-packed Video Search Optimization session. Rich presentations by Greg Jarboe of SEO-PR, Grant Crowell of ReelSEO.com, and Paul Carff of Google were moderated by Anne F. Kennedy, SES Advisory Board, International Search Strategist, Beyond Ink USA. Whether you were video SEO savvy or […]

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Herding the Flock: Google Instant Anoints Lucky Brands

Data is starting to roll in on the effects of Google’s elegant UI/SERPs adaptation Google Instant. The concept of SERPs that configure as users type is not new, but it appears big G’ has laid claim to mass paradigm busting.  Marketing chatter ranges from ridiculously hyperbolic to ho-hum with good reason. Instant instantly appoints already-dominant […]

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Think Outside The Blog: Tasty Tips For Feed SEO

As with many facets of technology, when it comes to SEO, the times they are (always) a-changin’. What was once advised by mostly technical means, search engine optimization has evolved to be noticeably impacted by more social elements, for example, blogs. Generating fresh content and comprehensive feed syndication are killer ways to help enhance your […]

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Content Is King, But Only When Optimized! Tips From #SESSF

Whether your company’s focus is on search or social media, when it comes to any successful marketing campaigns the old saying still stands: “Content is King.”  From digital assets to traditional media, your goal as a marketer is to not only create unique, relevant content– but to optimize content to the point that users find […]

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Facebook SEO Ranking Factors, 2010 Study Results

In March 2010, usage of Facebook’s internal search engine jumped approximately 48% to peak at 2.7% of U.S. searches.  Though April and May U.S. search share dipped, these numbers are still rather substantial given Facebook search’s obvious people-focus and legendary limitations.  That said compared to Google’s monolithic 63.7 percent of American search share, Facebook’s internal […]

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Search (Including SEO) Will Never, Ever Die

    From the inception of search in the early 90’s, individuals and monolithic companies revolutionized the world’s information management.  Since then post BBS pioneers have taken over the marketing world. Over the years, as contextual advertising platforms evolved and blossomed into robust networks like Facebook and DoubleClick, there have been naysayers.  Contrary to nearly […]

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Blog Optimization, Post Title SEO & Deadeye Targeting

Using blogs for SEO is a strategic linchpin of many a marketers’ content tactics. Composing optimized headlines to title posts that are catchy, research driven and relevant to readers, is a classic search engine optimization mission.   This post offers two blogging SEO case studies, for constructing posts titles. Blog post headlines are key on many […]

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The Sin Of SEO

  “It is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle, than for a rich man to enter into the kingdom of God.”  Matthew 19:24   The Devils So a while ago, someone named Derek Powazek severely criticized SEO and its practioners.  He started his post by saying: “Search Engine Optimization […]

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