Adam Whitaker

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Mobilegeddon – How Publishers Can Survive Google’s Update

If you haven’t been hiding in a cave for the last month, you should’ve have heard about the upcoming Google update that’s happening tomorrow. If you didn’t know, it’s concerning websites, mobile responsiveness and SEO. There IS a reason SEO leaders have quickly coined it ‘Mobilegeddon’; this change is predicted to have a greater impact than [...]

By | 2015-04-21T09:14:29+00:00 April 20th, 2015|Google|0 Comments

Twitter Cleans Up “Quote Tweet” & Tweet With Comment Functionality

Quoted tweets now display as embeds instead of text; changes are rolling out for iPhone and web users with Android "coming soon." Adding a comment to a tweet just got a bit more convenient. Twitter announced today that it’s updating the “quote tweet” button in mobile apps and giving web users the option to add [...]

By | 2015-04-12T09:18:12+00:00 April 12th, 2015|Social Media|0 Comments

Facebook’s VP of Growth Gives You Tips on Growing Your Product

Alex Schultz is the VP of Growth at Facebook. Before joining the mothership, he was a marketing manager at eBay. He has no educational background in marketing, instead opting to get his masters in physics at University of Cambridge. Schultz paid for college by doing online marketing. He learned SEO in the 90s when he [...]

By | 2015-09-28T19:25:50+00:00 February 16th, 2015|Growth Hacking|0 Comments

What you need to know about Negative SEO

Online businesses use SEO to get better visibility in search engines for desired keywords so that they can attract more eyeballs eventually converting into paying customers. From the last few years, when it comes to online marketing, SEO is mainstream and this is possibly because the investment it requires is small as compared to offline [...]

By | 2015-02-17T09:29:20+00:00 February 15th, 2015|SEO|0 Comments

Why Content Matters More Than Links in 2015

Every single person in the online marketing industry has heard the "content is king" and that proves more and more true as time goes by. In the past, link building was considered by many as the epitome of getting traffic to a site. In the mid-nineties, link building was estimated to be a multi-million dollar [...]

By | 2015-02-15T19:14:15+00:00 February 15th, 2015|Content|0 Comments

Where the Heck is Your App?

It's official: The mobile revolution has reached another milestone. For the first time ever, Americans used smartphone and tablet apps more than PCs to access the Internet last month. In January 2014, mobile devices accounted for 55% of internet access in the US, compared to 45% coming from desktop computers. We saw this coming. We [...]

By | 2015-02-15T19:15:35+00:00 February 28th, 2014|Mobile Web|0 Comments

The New Facebook Update is Great for Brands – Please Don’t Ruin it

Back in December, Facebook made a decision to update their algorithm in an effort to intentionally limit organic reach for Facebook pages. (Note: we're talking about Pages - not personal profiles.) Why would they do this? Well, less organic reach means that you now need to pay them to promote your posts. Obviously this was [...]

By | 2014-02-26T17:31:39+00:00 February 26th, 2014|Social Media|0 Comments

Trying to Make Sense of the New Twitter Layout

The social media websites that most of us use on a daily basis maintain their popularity by being unique. At least that's always been my view. Facebook, Twitter, Google Plus, Pinterest, LinkedIN... They are the most popular social media sites, and each serves a different purpose. And that's a big part of what I preach [...]

By | 2014-02-14T09:20:26+00:00 February 13th, 2014|Social Media|0 Comments

Today I Became An International Superstar

Maybe that's a stretch. I may not be the next Bieber, but I did receive more widespread press attention today than ever before. I've been interviewed in the past on Fox 59 News, WIBC Radio and have been able to secure several lengthy news spots for clients. But never have I personally been featured in [...]

By | 2014-02-06T12:47:07+00:00 February 5th, 2014|PR|0 Comments