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

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

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

Why Google+ Never Took Off

Google+ is better than Facebook in pretty much every single conceivable way. It hit big with the tech/geek crowd first. We LOVED it, and when it came out of beta, we brought our friends over. Here's the thing: a social network is only as good as the people on it. People are used to Facebook. [...]

By | 2013-04-05T06:58:35+00:00 April 5th, 2013|Google, Social Media|0 Comments

Valentine’s Day for Math Nerds

If you are a romantic math geek...your moment has arrived. In the spirit of Valentine’s Day, go ahead and type (or paste) this into Google search: sqrt(cos(x))*cos(300x)+sqrt(abs(x))-0.7)*(4-x*x)^0.01, sqrt(6-x^2), -sqrt(6-x^2) from -4.5 to 4.5 Twitter user @Huckberry tipped us off to the fact that typing in the algebraic equation plots several different functions on a graph [...]

By | 2012-02-10T23:41:54+00:00 February 10th, 2012|Holidays|0 Comments