Category: SEO

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Bruce Clay Interview: SEO, Before SEO Was Cool

Bruce Clay was SEO way before SEO was cool. His name has become synonymous with corporate SEO training. Having created one of the first iconic SEO agency brands, nestled in the lovely foothills of Simi Valley, CA, his book, SEO For Dummies is a staple.  He is a mainstay in the international online marketing conference circuit and […]


SEO Posers! 9 Stark Signals Your SEO Tool Is Futile

There are a number of obvious signals that an SEO tool is not serious in the vernacular.  Read on for some of our all time gross-me-out tell-tail signs.

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Download aimClear® Video SEO White Paper

Last month, in a post titled, “Revealed: Which Video Platforms Get Results in Universal SERPs” we shared  the first half of our video SEO study. In it we detailed findings as regard the video sources that comprise Google and Bing Universal organic SERPs.  We promised to release the second half of the study today, in […]

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Tips For Targeting Latinos Online: New @ #SESNY

Day 2 at #SESNY kicked off with a groundbreaking keynote. But wait. Let’s rewind. Earlier this month, I had the pleasure of interviewing Paul Lima of Lima Consulting on the topic of Digital Marketing To Latino Users. The Q&A was an eye-opening peek at the opportunity represented by the growing online Hispanic market, and a serious appeteaser to […]

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SEO Confessions of a Former “Dirty Little Secret” Keeper

Righteous systems judge the ethical value of wealth by the ways in which it is obtained.  This timeless axiom has never been consistent in the world of search engine optimization. In fact, most mature SEO practitioners’ roots are planted deep in algorithmic subterfuge.  The “Dirty little secrets” of SEO, recently glamorized by the New York […]

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Modern SEO KPIs For the Evolving Practitioner

The practice of SEO necessarily focuses on granular tactics to achieve success.  We all know the drill. “SEO” has always meant keyword research, tag writing, targeted creation of recurrent and valuable content, internal and external link building, eliminating duplicate content, and other technical CMS (content management system) fixes. These days SEO, for the purpose of […]

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Business Blog Marketing Plan: Rocking the Contract!

Whether the online marketing assignment is for a multinational company program or niche small business campaign, over the last five years RSS feed marketing by blog and associated content strategies have become essential SEO tactics.  Now more than ever it’s easy to see why. Without authority social users rebroadcasting links to a website’s content, the […]

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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, 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 […]