Monthly Archives: July 2011

An Interview of Branko Rihtman (AKA: SEO Scientist)

July 29, 2011

We recently interviewed Branko Rihtman. He started working in the industry in 2001, doing SEO for clients and properties in a variety of competitive niches. … read more

Longer Google AdWords Ad Copy

July 29, 2011

I was just checking out the ongoing strategic meltdown in the value of the Dollar & noticed an AdWords ad with an extended headline & … read more

Google Brand Bias Reinvigorates Parastic Hosting Strategy

July 28, 2011

Yet another problem with Google’s brand first approach to search: parasitic hosting. The .co.cc subdomain was removed from the Google index due to excessive malware … read more

Google Brand Bias Reinvorates Parastic Hosting Strategy

July 27, 2011

Yet another problem with Google’s brand first approach to search: parasitic hosting. The .co.cc subdomain was removed from the Google index due to excessive malware … read more

A Complete Review of Wordtracker’s Link Builder

July 21, 2011

You need links to rank, period. We can talk all we want about great content, social signals, brand signals, and all that jazz but quite … read more

The God Complex in SEO

July 20, 2011

Authoritative, but Often Wrong Trusting a powerful authority is easy. It allows us to have a quick shorthand for how things work without having to … read more

Our "Brand" Stands for ‘Anything That Will Make Money’

July 19, 2011

Want a good example of Google’s brand-bias stuff being a bunch of bs? Niche expert value-add affiliate websites may now lack the brand signal to … read more

Update to Firefox 5

July 16, 2011

I am not sure how many people were holding off on updating to Firefox 5 because of our SEO extensions, however we made versions for … read more

Google Says "Let a TRILLION Subdomains Bloom"

July 15, 2011

Search is political. Google has maintained that there were no exceptions to Panda & they couldn’t provide personalized advice on it, but it turns out … read more

How To Make Awesome Landing Pages for Local PPC

July 13, 2011

Am I the only one who gets a warm, fuzzy feeling from a well-crafted, super-targeted landing page? Right, I didn’t think so 🙂 Landing pages … read more

What’s In Your SEO Toolbox?

July 7, 2011

The SEO tool space is a pretty crowded one (and growing one!). Tools are helpful, there is no doubt about that. However, tools are generally … read more

Niche Hunting

July 2, 2011

If you’re the type of SEO who builds and markets a variety of sites, there’s something very satisfying about spotting an area that few people … read more