Monthly Archives: September 2011

The Future of Your SEO Career

September 29, 2011

So here we are, aren’t we? It’s 2011, SEO is still not dead (despite a decade of claims to the contrary), but the landscape is … read more

Endless AdWords Profits

September 18, 2011

“To thine own self be true” In a word? Prescient! 10 links in a single AdWords ad unit! Then more ads below it. Then a … read more

Google+ Doorway Pages / Scraper Site

September 16, 2011

Another friend sent me a message today: “just got a whole swathe of non-interlinked microsites torched today. Bastard! Just watching the rank reports coming in…” … read more

New Google "Search Results" Bar

September 15, 2011

I recently got put in a test bucket for Google’s new layout with a “search results” bar near the top of the page. Generally this … read more

Google Offers a New Definition for Doorway Pages?

September 14, 2011

In the past doorway pages could be loosely defined as “low-quality pages designed to rank for highly targeted search queries, typically designed to redirect searchers … read more

Algorithmic Journalism & The Rise of Corporate Content Farms

September 13, 2011

The “Best” of Big Media Large publishers who lobbied Google hard for a ranking boost got it when Panda launched: “A private understanding was reached … read more

Google Eats Their Organic Search Results

September 9, 2011

“The future is already here — it’s just not very evenly distributed.” – William Gibson Any Google search engineer care to have a public debate … read more

Passive Online Income vs Sustainable Online Income

September 1, 2011

Is there such a thing as “passive” income? Generally no. A person can cash out existing brand equity and exposure, but if they cash out … read more