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Link Love Monday Edition – Happy Fourth!

Monday, July 6th, 2009

Is anyone else dragging from copious amounts of sunshine, fireworks and Dr. Pepper? I hope your 4th treated you well, and that you encountered plenty of hot dogs, burgers, 7-layer dips, double decker boats, wakeboards, and sunscreen, of course. Now, to the links we go!
Link: Traffic Drops and Site Architecture Issues
Love: myth busters. Google covers a couple [...]

Head to Toe SEO at Austin’s Internet Marketing Meetup

Thursday, March 5th, 2009

Last night I spoke at the Austin Internet Marketing Meetup, which is organized by Laura Alter. There are professionals of all kinds in the group — some that focus primarily on SEO for their career, some that have their own business and want tips for online success, and others that are in a traditional marketing [...]

Twitter is Movin’ on up!

Friday, February 13th, 2009

Recently I spoke at the OMMA Social Conference on a panel discussing possible business models for Twitter; a highly relevant topic given that a week beforehand Twitter announced hiring a Director of Business Development. “Finally,” I thought to myself. “Twitter’s going to start taking its expansion seriously. Maybe I won’t see as many fail whales.”
The [...]

The Ultimate SEO Snake Oil Salesman? John Dvorak of Course!

Tuesday, February 10th, 2009

The search marketing world is assembled at SMX West today. The irony is that the talk of the conference isn’t even at the show. Instead, he’s sitting pretty back at his headquarters for world domination at PC Mag. He, of course, is John Dvorak.
His article “SEO Fiascoes: The Trouble with Search Engine Optimization,” in which [...]

Now Accepting Questions for the February 2009 WAW Austin

Monday, February 9th, 2009

Apogee Search’s director of product development Ian Strain-Seymour will be speaking at this month’s Web Analytics Wednesday Austin. To help get the most out of this session, post your questions in the comments, and Ian will do his best to tackle these questions on Wednesday.
Not sure what Ian will be talking about? Read on then, [...]

PubCon organizers announce PubCon South 2009

Monday, November 10th, 2008

Today PubCon organizers

Google Answers Your Local Search Questions

Monday, October 6th, 2008

Google’s Eric Stein was part of a panel discussion today at SMX East entitled “What’s New With Local Search Marketing,” moderated by Greg Sterling who posted this Q & A with Stein earlier today: Google Answers Your Local Questions. Sterling’s Q&A with Stein focused on preventing spam and how business owners can keep their listings [...]

Web Analytics Wednesday Austin – October 8, 2008

Friday, October 3rd, 2008

This month’s Web Analytics Wednesday (WAW) – Austin will be held at Little Woodrow’s in downtown Austin on Wednesday, October 8th at 5:30 PM. It will be hosted by Ian Strain-Seymour, Director of Product Development at Apogee Search.
This month’s event will use a “birds of a feather” format. Each table will have an assigned topic, [...]