Category Archive for "Opinion"

Zack-Ryder-Internet-Champion

What the Hell is the WWE’s Digital Marketing Strategy- and do they even need one?

I took the first break from posting that I’ve taken since starting the blog this past weekend, I have a lot of stuff to juggle and between stress at my day job, trying to get 2 independent ventures of my

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hello computer

Star Trek SEO and Our Connected Future

Bear with me today folks, this is gonna get pretty esoteric here; I’m about to do some near future prognostication and rely heavily on some sci-fi tropes you’re probably already marginally familiar with. I’ll be referencing anime too! The ubiquitous

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turntable.fm interface

Turntable.fm- A Love Letter

I get kind of jaded surfing the web as much as I do; I mean I probably use Google Search 500+ times a day and I’ve seen the best and the worst of what the web has to offer. As

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Shangri-La

In-House Dreaming- Ideal SEO in 40 Hours a Week

I’ve always been an agency SEO (as opposed to an in-house SEO, unless you count my own side projects for friends), but before I was an agency SEO I was a middle school teacher. Teaching is a job where you

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social signals

Do We Really Want Social Signals to Supplant Links in the Algorithms?

I’m not sure how I feel about the new prominence of social media signals- Facebook Likes, Twitter Followers/clicks/retweets, and Google Plus…..pluses, as a ranking factor. Bing came out a few weeks ago and made the bold statement that in their

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New Facebook Profile Page

The New Facebook Profile Timeline Page- First Impressions

(note: normally, I blog about social media and digital marketing stuff either Wednesday or Thursday and either Saturday or Sunday but this was too juicy to wait, so byebye Friday night! Hope you enjoy it!)   So, I decided that

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kloutway

Klout© Perk Review- Subway© Oven Crisp© Chicken Sandwich

I get asked all the time “what the hell is KloutTM, anyway?”  My answer to lay people is “you hook up your social networks to it and by measuring the level of interaction you have on those networks, KloutTM assigns you a

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Larry_H_Lawyer

Please, Don’t Call Me An SEO!

I don’t like it when people call themselves “SEOs”. To me, that term is antiquated- 15 years is a long time, digitally speaking- and conjures up images of algorithm crackers, doorway pages, and spam submitting your competitor’s sites to directories

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missing piece

Working At a Digital Marketing Agency: Pros and Cons

It’s the dream of many an agency SEO to be hired in-house and go work on ONE brand and ONE website or portfolio of websites. This promised land of milk and honey seemingly evades most SEOs, though, so most of

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wwe-superstar-flowchart

Which WWE Superstar Should You Root For?

Alternatively, you could skip this nonsense and just root for CM Punk like you should; thanks Gary Hagins for the suggestion!

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