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How Justin Bieber Can Boost Your Blog’s Traffic

Monday, September 12th, 2011

You have spent quality time researching and writing an article. You’ve tweeted it out, Facebooked it and proofread it three times to make sure there are no typos. But the most important step to generating a sizable traffic jump is much easier and less time consuming than all that, and it all has to do […]

Getting To Know You: Dan Dannenberg

Wednesday, August 10th, 2011

In this edition of the Vertical Measures Interview Series, I chat with graphic designer Dan Dannenberg about infographics, his multitude of jobs over the years and the time he was hit by an ASU professor in a crosswalk. Michael Schwartz Michael Schwartz is an Internet marketing strategist at Vertical Measures as well as an accomplished […]

Getting to Know You: Pel Abbott

Wednesday, July 13th, 2011

After a two-month hiatus, the Vertical Measures Employee Interview Series is back for a chat with Pel Abbott. Pel tells us about the sales process at VM, her singing career, the origins of her name and what her first book will be about. Michael Schwartz Michael Schwartz is an Internet marketing strategist at Vertical Measures […]

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 […]

Compelling Content the Key to Every Link Building Campaign

Monday, May 16th, 2011

There’s no form of link bait better than a site that’s inherently link worthy on its own. By that, I mean a site that provides some sort of tool or database so compelling that bloggers and readers alike find it particularly fascinating or useful in a major way. The best such example in my own […]