Archive for May, 2011

AdWords Landing Page Policy Changes

Tuesday, May 24th, 2011

Last week Google began enforcing three new landing page requirements for AdWords advertisers. These are specific to websites that collect payment, financial, or personal information from website visitors. Neglecting to be in compliance could result in low quality scores, higher click costs, or possible ad suspension.   In an effort to help protect personal and […]

Simple Twitter Searches to Generate Content Ideas

Monday, May 23rd, 2011

We’ve all read that question and answer sites can be a great source of content ideas, but sometimes we neglect the biggest Q&A site of them all with millions of members and messages being sent everyday. Twitter of course! Kristi Hines Kristi Hines is a Web Strategist and author of the Vertical Measure’s Guide Blogging […]

Sharing the Knowledge

Friday, May 20th, 2011

Last week our local CBS affiliate called Vertical Measures looking for someone to talk about social media and privacy concerns. Several of us provide professional Social Media Marketing Services as part of our job, and ALL of us are active in and knowledgeable about social media, so we used the following system to determine the […]

Takeaways from Distilled’s Pro SEO Boston Seminar

Friday, May 20th, 2011

This week I had the opportunity to attend Distilled’s Pro SEO conference in Boston, and I took away a plane full of insights along with learning never to try flying from foggy Ithaca, N.Y., to Boston (don’t ask). Michael Schwartz Michael Schwartz is an Internet marketing strategist at Vertical Measures as well as an accomplished […]

Expert SEO Interview with Matt McGee

Wednesday, May 18th, 2011

This week, to kick off the next few weeks of interviews focused on the topic of Search Engine Optimization I spoke candidly with Search Engine Land’s Executive News Editor and the editor of her sister site, Sphinn, Matt McGee. He writes the popular Small Business Search Marketing blog, and has been in the field of […]