What is a Social Media SEO Test?

The creation of an online Internet marketing test where anyone can contribute is an interesting experiment. We all know the jokes about how groups are incompetent and this is reinforced by our experience in meetings where a lot of time is wasted. The other side of the coin is eloquently supported by James Surowiecki who…

SEO Cartoon Quiz

Today we posted our SEO Cartoon Quiz. I hope it will create a lot of smiles in the Internet marketing community (I don’t think regular people will get the jokes). As soon as we finished setting up the quiz a lot more ideas started to come to us. Maybe we will have to put out…

Google Chrome, SEO, and Google Suggestions

With the release of Chrome, I automatically started to think about how the new Google web browser will affect search engine optimization. After using it for a few minutes it became obvious. Chrome has a built in default feature which suggests alternative and refined search terms. For example, when I searched for “Jerusalem Hotels” I…

English Global Search Engine Marketing Keyword Strategy

Most people realize that different languages demand different keywords and strategies. However, English is a special case. It is now the de facto international language leaving Esperanto in the dust. Not everyone pays enough attention to the fact that English is used differently by different users. There are more second language English speakers than native…

Can You Believe What You Read About SEO?

Before the advent of the Internet, one of advertising’s most famous sayings was: “I know I waste half the money I spend on advertising,” department store pioneer John Wanamaker said. “The problem is, I don’t know which half.” Many times I use this to demonstrate the advantages of internet marketing over the old methods. By…

Sitelinks

You may notice that Google sometimes shows additional links under the first search result. For example if you search for InSightec (a company that developed a solution for performing non-invasive Uterine Fibroid surgery) there are sublinks for: 2006 News, High Intensity Focused Ultrasound, etc. These sublinks are called sitelinks by Google. Sitelinks have been around…