Adam Whitaker

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So far Adam Whitaker has created 78 blog entries.

Is SEO Dead?

I get asked this a lot. Google has released 3 substantial algorithm updates in the past 2 years: Panda, Penguin & Hummingbird, with the latter being more of a complete fundamental change to the entire algorithm landscape. It's without a doubt the most loaded question I've ever been asked in regards to SEO, but a [...]

By | 2014-01-29T16:42:33+00:00 January 29th, 2014|Google, SEO|0 Comments

Facebook is Losing Members but Gaining Where it Matters

I wanted to write this post for 2 reasons. First, there's been a lot of talk lately about people jumping ship from Facebook, specifically younger people. Secondly, tech blog giant Mashable and iStrategyLabs recently teamed up to research the actual numbers. According to its findings released Wednesday, which the agency claims were drawn from Facebook's [...]

By | 2014-08-04T09:17:33+00:00 January 17th, 2014|Social Media|0 Comments

Technology is Not Ruining Human Interaction; It’s Making it Better

There's a lot of talk these days about how social media is ruining real-life human interaction. Kids and young adults are sitting at the dinner table staring at their phone instagramming their meal and snap-chatting their crush instead of having a "real" conversation like their parents claim was so important when they were kids. Here's [...]

By | 2013-12-30T08:56:07+00:00 December 30th, 2013|Digital Marketing, Social Media|0 Comments

Top 20 Local SEO Search Ranking Factors

2013 was a big year for changes in the SEO algorithm for Google. So with all of these changes, how does a local, small business owner continue to survive and move forward with their organic SEO? Google suggests that there are about 200 different SEO ranking factors. Of that 200, I've identified about 80 that [...]

By | 2013-11-13T10:29:38+00:00 November 13th, 2013|SEO|0 Comments

Google Hummingbird and the Future of SEO

Since Google Hummingbird was announced on September 27, I can't even count all the comments and blog posts about how "SEO is dead". That statement cannot be further from the truth. If your strategy for SEO is to cut corners, manipulate ranking factors and to take automated shortcuts, then yes - SEO is dead for [...]

By | 2013-10-28T12:46:00+00:00 October 21st, 2013|Google, SEO|0 Comments

Website for The Broken Bolt

I wanted to share this site that I just finished up today because I thought it was pretty cool. A long-time client and business partner of mine referred this client to me. He has a working relationship with a relative of this business and got us connected. The Broken Bolt is an automotive solutions shop [...]

By | 2013-10-19T16:56:29+00:00 October 19th, 2013|Web Design Projects|0 Comments

I’m Getting Old

I'm in my final year of my 20's. I guess that's still pretty young. But I feel old. Today, my twins turn 3 years old. Where did the time go? It feels like just yesterday I was in the cold doctor's office wondering why I was seeing double on the sonogram screen. Am I seeing [...]

By | 2013-10-03T12:24:44+00:00 October 3rd, 2013|My Kids|0 Comments