Archive for August, 2013

Introducing Google Review Extensions (beta)

Wednesday, August 14th, 2013

When your business gets an award or boasts impressive accolades it’s natural to want to plaster it on every piece of promotional material in sight. It’s a manifestation of your hard work paying off. It’s also a great asset to have when attempting to attract new customers. Review Extensions by Google (now available in beta) […]

Google’s Disavow Process and Penguin 2.0 Recovery

Wednesday, August 14th, 2013

Many webmasters have felt the wrath of the Penguin 2.0 algorithm updates from Google. They’ve seen rankings drop, and links that once performed well for them thrown into the ineffective pile. We gathered 4 top SEO industry experts–Bill Hartzer, Doc Sheldon, Jim Boykin, and Jody Resnick–to discuss the recovery process they’ve followed for clients and […]

How to Measure Content Marketing ROI

Tuesday, August 13th, 2013

In content marketing you’ll often hear that one should “think like a publisher.” It’s sound advice for developing great content: develop a strategy, plan an editorial calendar, manage resources, create a compelling story. But your business is not the publishing business, and simply producing content is not your goal, it’s a means to an end. […]

Jay Baer’s Youtililty: The New (and Useful) Paradigm for Marketing

Monday, August 12th, 2013

In his new book “Youtility: Why Smart Marketing Is All About Help Not Hype,” Jay Baer succinctly and clearly outlines not only a strong framework for content marketing, but a total shift in the paradigm of how we think of marketing in the first place. With so much information accessible to us at any moment, […]

The Weekly Measure: August 9, 2013

Friday, August 9th, 2013

The Internet marketing world is constantly churning out new ideas and innovative strategies for promoting clients and reaching customers. Each week, Vertical Measures will be collecting the best of the best from around the web, compiling all of the finest into The Weekly Measure. We’ll be on the lookout for great new articles, covering content marketing, paid […]