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Forum: Link Building 11-03-2006
Replies: 2
Views: 2,001
Posted By seobook
think up some viral marketing ideas / link bait...

think up some viral marketing ideas / link bait ideas. many SEOs (like Andy Hagans, Todd Malicoat, and Rand Fishkin) are quite good at them.

see what stories are spreading in your market and try to...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 11-03-2006
Replies: 16
Views: 5,400
Posted By seobook
I like xenu link sleuth (free broken link...

I like xenu link sleuth (free broken link checker), Google's keyword research tool, and seo for firefox (a free tool of mine that puts research data right in the search results).

I also like...
Forum: Google AdSense 05-28-2006
Replies: 2
$30
Views: 1,594
Posted By seobook
if there were any terms that guaranteed that...

if there were any terms that guaranteed that payout you can bet that enough fraud would chase it to lower the market price
Forum: Link Building 05-28-2006
Replies: 9
Views: 12,639
Posted By seobook
people providing Firefox extensions can also set...

people providing Firefox extensions can also set the server mime type to allow Firefox to install the extension directly from the site.

adding this line to your .htaccess file

AddType...
Forum: Search Engine Marketing 05-13-2006
Replies: 21
Views: 8,909
Posted By seobook
>Could it be that these short sighted business...

>Could it be that these short sighted business practice are a result of techies being technies first, and business managers second?


that, or maybe hoping to have a chance to get a cut of 15K a year...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 04-25-2006
Replies: 1
Views: 1,452
Posted By seobook
depeding on the url it may be worth building that...

depeding on the url it may be worth building that site out, but if you just want raw pagerank 301 it
Forum: Google Web Search 04-25-2006
Replies: 20
Views: 5,623
Posted By seobook
does the exact pagerank value of a particular...

does the exact pagerank value of a particular page actually matter if the articles rank well in Google's results and send plenty of direct traffic?
Forum: Search Engine Marketing 04-13-2006
Replies: 3
Views: 1,708
Posted By seobook
well that domain name would likely be terrible...

well that domain name would likely be terrible for branding purposes.
Forum: Search Engine Marketing 04-13-2006
Replies: 3
Views: 4,880
Posted By seobook
Optilink and SEO Elite are both for sale link...

Optilink and SEO Elite are both for sale link analysis tools. I created backlink analyzer, which is similar to both and free.

hub finder is also free and useful for looking at co citation data.

I...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 04-13-2006
Replies: 2
Views: 1,578
Posted By seobook
It also probably depends on the age of your site,...

It also probably depends on the age of your site, the quality of its inbound links, its typical rate of growth.

lots of factors...there is no universal 1 size fits all answer.
Forum: Yahoo Web Search 04-13-2006
Replies: 7
Views: 3,795
Posted By seobook
click the to reviel the other links part to see...

click the to reviel the other links part to see what the other 500 links are. compare those to whatever is in MSN.

keep in mind sometimes one engine will pick stuff up faster than another, and then...
Forum: Google Web Search 04-13-2006
Replies: 3
Views: 1,127
Posted By seobook
if you want to provide the best value worry more...

if you want to provide the best value worry more about the quality than the quantity.
Forum: The Padded Room 04-13-2006
Replies: 1
Views: 1,299
Posted By seobook
a directory typically is a categorized listing of...

a directory typically is a categorized listing of links

a portal usually has other information in it as well...like news articles, social networks, or some of that type of stuff.
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 04-13-2006
Replies: 63
Views: 26,635
Posted By seobook
I still frequently update it...about once every...

I still frequently update it...about once every couple months.
Forum: Local Search 02-01-2006
Replies: 6
Views: 2,419
Posted By seobook
sampling errors. since the search volumes on...

sampling errors.

since the search volumes on local queries tends to be low in the grand scheme of things a few extra searches here and a few less searches there makes a big difference.
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 02-01-2006
Replies: 4
Views: 1,302
Posted By seobook
you want to find hubs ... why not try Hub Finder...

you want to find hubs ... why not try Hub Finder (http://tools.seobook.com/hub-finder/)? (fyi that is a self promo link drop for a free open source relevant tool)

Yahoo! also tends to put their...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 02-01-2006
Replies: 2
Views: 1,418
Posted By seobook
if you know the ip addresses of the different...

if you know the ip addresses of the different Google data centers you can poke at a few of them to find ones that are a bit older and check caches using those IP addresses in the URLs.

I don't...
Forum: SEM Related Organizations & Events 02-01-2006
Replies: 53
Views: 11,999
Posted By seobook
if you are in NYC the weekend after SES Paul Van...

if you are in NYC the weekend after SES Paul Van Dyk will be in town
http://www.madeevent.com/030406.html
Forum: Google AdWords 02-01-2006
Replies: 5
Views: 1,457
Posted By seobook
I don't have a lot of data to back it up with,...

I don't have a lot of data to back it up with, but it would make sense to me if Google trusted the relevancy of (and thus was quicker to display the ads) from marketers who have spent a good amount...
Forum: Beta Test 01-25-2006
Replies: 6
Views: 2,817
Posted By seobook
SEO Book Keyword Research Tool

I created a free open source web based keyword research tool
http://tools.seobook.com/general/keyword/
which makes it easy to cross reference Overture data, Google Suggest data, and a bunch of other...
Forum: Google AdWords 01-25-2006
Replies: 5
Views: 1,704
Posted By seobook
research your market. define lead value. estimate...

research your market.
define lead value.
estimate conversion rate to help guess your max bid price.
use tracking.
Forum: Link Building 01-25-2006
Replies: 4
Views: 4,626
Posted By seobook
Yahoo! Directory might be one good example LII...

Yahoo! Directory might be one good example

LII would be harder to get a link from, but surely they would probably make the cut

you may want to read the original Trustrank paper to understand the...
Forum: Google AdSense 01-25-2006
Replies: 12
Views: 5,462
Posted By seobook
another option may that some of your competitors...

another option may that some of your competitors may be unsophisticated and blow their ad spend early each day
Forum: Search Industry Growth & Trends 01-25-2006
Replies: 2
Views: 1,433
Posted By seobook
why care about some arbitrary ranking system that...

why care about some arbitrary ranking system that is used primarily to promote some internet marketing network / system?

I take their numbers less credibly than Alexa's numbers, although I bet if...
Forum: Google AdWords 01-25-2006
Replies: 17
Views: 9,600
Posted By seobook
I see some stuff go live in minutes and other...

I see some stuff go live in minutes and other times it takes a good bit more time. I am guessing that new accounts may be put under greater scrutiny than accounts that have already flowed thousands...
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