Monday, October 27, 2014

Introducing Followerwonk Profile Pages

Posted by petebray Followerwonk has always been primarily about social graph analysis and exploration: from tracking follower growth, comparing relationships, and so on. Followerwonk now adds content analysis and user profiling, too In the Analyze tab, you’ll find a new option to examine any Twitter user’s tweets. (Note that this is a Pro-only feature, so you’ll need … - Monday, October 27, 2014 - 12:00 Loading+Bookmark  

Bing Now Lets You Search By Emoji

Want to search for something using popular emoji characters? Microsoft’s Bing search engine now supports this. Bing announced the news in a post today, sharing some examples of why you might want to do this. For one, perhaps you want to know what exactly a particular emoji means. Enter that… . About SEO, PPC, SEM, … - Monday, October 27, 2014 - 11:46 Loading+Bookmark  

Gmail Messages Now Showing Up In Google Searches

Since Google released its new Gmail “Inbox” feature last week, reports that Gmail users can now get to their Gmail Inbox by doing a Google Now or web search. According to, the following search terms resulted in Gmail showing up in search results: my… . About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search … - Monday, October 27, 2014 - 9:49 Loading+Bookmark  

How To Do Twitter Advertising – Part 1: Objective

Ever since Oreo's "dunk in the dark" moment during Super Bowl XLVII, brands have been getting creative with how they insert themselves into trending conversations on Twitter. Take, for example, this promoted tweet that appeared in my timeline during the 2014 Primetime Emmy Awards: Of course, this is just one example of how to take … - Monday, October 27, 2014 - 8:10 Loading+Bookmark  

4 Tools to Easily Create Videos to Diversify Your Content Marketing

Videos work great for content marketing for three reasons: Certain demographics of users LOVE watching videos; Videos open up more marketing channels (Youtube, Vimeo, etc) Videos are highly engaging: People like sharing videos Now, the days when video content was so hard to create that most people were just shying away are over. Videos are … - Monday, October 27, 2014 - 8:10 Loading+Bookmark  

Why Did Google’s Pigeon Poop All Over Big Local Brands?

Many large, multi-location brands found that their traffic dropped after Google released its Pigeon algorithm. Columnist Andrew Shotland discusses why. The post Why Did Google’s Pigeon Poop All Over Big Local Brands? appeared first on Search Engine Land. . About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search Marketing - Monday, October 27, 2014 - 7:46 Loading+Bookmark  

Optmyzr’s New Enhanced Scripts Tool Takes The Programming Out Of AdWords Scripts

AdWords scripts can be incredibly powerful for automating account management and reporting. The kicker for non-developers and even those mildly familiar with Javascript, is that setting up and managing AdWords scripts is often confounding. Even for programming pros, script management can be a time… . About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search Marketing - Monday, October 27, 2014 - 5:46 Loading+Bookmark  

Why Social Signals Haven’t Killed Links Yet

Countless articles have been written over the past few years about the influence of social signals on SEO, with many site operators completely changing their strategy as a result. But what role do social signals play? Are they a significant ranking factor or just another industry buzzword? It is quite easy to want to dismiss… … - Monday, October 27, 2014 - 4:10 Loading+Bookmark  

How to Unleash The Power of AdWords Ad Customizers by @Matt_Umbro

Since the announcement in 2012 that all Google shopping feed clicks would be charged, shopping spend and product capabilities have significantly increased. According to the Rimm Kaufman Group’s Q2 2014 digital marketing report, Google Shopping ads accounted for 26% of all Google search clicks. Shopping ads continue to be an attention grabber for searchers. The loser in … - Monday, October 27, 2014 - 4:09 Loading+Bookmark  

How to Recover Lost Pageviews in pushState Experiences

Posted by GeoffKenyon PushState and AJAX can be used in tandem to deliver content without requiring the entire page to refresh, providing a better user experience. The other week, Richard Baxter dove into the implications of pushState for SEO on Builtvisible. If you’re not familiar with pushState, you should spend some time to read through his post. … - Monday, October 27, 2014 - 2:03 Loading+Bookmark  

John Mueller’s SEO Advice

Here’s some notes on seo I took from the recent Google Webmaster Hangout with John Mueller. John is a Google Webmaster Trends Analyst in Switzerland. You can now hire me to help with your seo efforts, direct through my website. See Hobo - Monday, October 27, 2014 - 1:12 Loading+Bookmark  

Sunday, October 26, 2014

Post Pigeon Geo Assessment – How Did Traffic Change by City Part 2

Moses and Rooth Attorneys at Law is a two location criminal defense practice with one office in central Orlando and one in New Smyrna Beach on the coast. I wanted to do a visual mapping comparison of pre and post Pigeon impacts like I did with Barbara Oliver Jewelry & Co. to see the impact of Pigeon both … - Sunday, October 26, 2014 - 8:11 Loading+Bookmark  

The Future of SEO – Trends for 2014 and Beyond

2013 was a game-changer of a year in SEO world. On-the-ball online marketers may have been spouting the benefits of quality content for years, but 2013 was the year everyone finally sat up and took notice. Google’s birthday update, Hummingbird, provided all the confirmation needed to drive the web definitively towards bigger, better and cleverer… … - Sunday, October 26, 2014 - 6:13 Loading+Bookmark  

Ad-free Social Network Ello Raises $5.5 Million In New Venture Funding by @mattsouthern

Ello, the new social network that whose mandate is to never display ads or sell user data, just completed a round of venture funding where they raised $ 5.5 million. Re/code originally reported this news, which they received from Ello CEO Paul Budnitz. According to Budnitz, the funding will be put towards building the back-end … - Sunday, October 26, 2014 - 6:09 Loading+Bookmark  

Big Day in SERPs Yesterday, Bigger than Panda 4.1

Our SERP flux tracker records a first serious SERP tremble since Penguin 3.0 roll-out in Australia. Stronger than Panda 4.1. There’s a conversation on Google+ suggesting this could be a Panda refresh: “I see huuuge increase for domains having issues which feed Panda algorithm.”, Łukasz Rogala “Yes, I also can confirm, yesterday 3 pages with Panda penalty was recovered.… … - Sunday, October 26, 2014 - 6:04 Loading+Bookmark