Archive for May, 2010

Why We Just Started a Linkedin Group and Why You Should Too!

Thursday, May 13th, 2010

  Much like Facebook Pages, LinkedIn groups allow business, associations and other groups to collaborate and lead discussions on any particular topic of interest with other members of the popular business centric social network. Amazingly, a new member joins LinkedIn approximately every second, and about half of their members are outside the U.S. Additionally, executives […]

Getting to know you: Kaila Strong

Wednesday, May 12th, 2010

  In the next edition of our monthly VM interview series, we introduce you to Internet marketing specialist/social media architect/all-around power tweeter Kaila Strong. In this interview, we chat about the future of social media, link building best practices, and whether we will see this kick boxer in the UFC one day.   Michael Schwartz: […]

Pet Friendly Social Media and Internet Marketing

Tuesday, May 11th, 2010

Last week was National Pet Week and Be Kind to Animals Week. The goal for both is to celebrate the ways animals play a role in people’s lives and to remind everyone to treat the animals in their lives with love and care. This week, let’s continue to celebrate pet week by taking a look […]

Vertical Measures Presents Google Analytics and Conversions Webinar May 13th

Monday, May 10th, 2010

There are some great free tools out there that can provide valuable information about your website and your rankings in the search engines, but some of us just don’t have the time or patience to figure out how to read and interpret that information!   As we continue our monthly webinar series, Vertical Measures’ Chris […]

Google brands displace the little guy

Friday, May 7th, 2010

By now you know that Google has added brand names to the top of the SERPs on searches for products such as “digital cameras.” This makes major brands easier to be found in the SERPs (since they are at the top), and it could be useful for people searching for a big brand product to […]