Archive for July, 2010

SEO Celebrity Look-Alike Winner Announced

Friday, July 30th, 2010

For the past two weeks you’ve been voting like crazy for who you think was the very best SEO Celebrity Look-Alike pairing. Thanks to all who participated, tweeted, commented, Facebook’d, and voted. While it was a close race, our readers decided on….drum roll please…. WINNER Rand Fishkin a.k.a. Matthew Broderick With 23% of the vote, […]

A Day in the Life of a Vertical Measures Intern

Friday, July 30th, 2010

Guest Post By: Michael Schmitz The job description of too many internships these days consists of nothing more than coffee-making and paper-filing. But after spending the last month and a half immersed in the Vertical Measures internship program it became clear that Vertical Measures is not one of those companies that summons its interns to […]

My Round-Up of the Online Marketing Summit Tour Texas

Thursday, July 29th, 2010

This past week, I once again had the pleasure of presenting at the Online Marketing Summit, this time in Texas! It was hot, but what I really wasn’t prepared for was the intense humidity. Despite the sweltering heat, I had a great time presenting and travelling across Texas. Along the way, I met a lot […]

Expert Search Engine Optimization Interview with Dana Todd

Wednesday, July 28th, 2010

As August quickly approaches, I’ve begun prepping for the Vertical Measures August webinar “Onsite SEO: Building a Solid Foundation for Your Website” and I had the privilege of speaking to some of the great minds in SEO for the next few weeks of Expert Interviews on SEO. I’ve started by speaking with Dana Todd, the […]

A Phone Book Delivery Inspired Post

Monday, July 26th, 2010

Recently, here at Vertical Measures, we got a very special delivery: a SuperYellow Book. Wow, totally useful for an Internet marketing company like ours….I made a beeline for the recycling bin and promptly discarded it. It made me wonder though, do people actually still use the Yellow Pages to find local businesses? As someone who […]