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  1. What is SEM? Depends on Who You Ask

    Early on, search engine marketing (SEM) was originally defined as the umbrella under which both paid and organic search would fall. Over the years, however, "search engine marketing" has come to mean different things, depending on who you ask.

  2. New Facebook Test: Popular Pages In Your Area

    Facebook is testing a new feature called "Popular Pages in Your Area". The new section is located to the right of the News Feed beneath the Trending feature, which displays news results that Facebook's algorithms believe users will be interested in.

  3. SEO, Your Website & You: 5 Myths & 10 Tips

    You can still easily find many irrelevant, misplaced, or simply erroneous bits of information about SEO. Here are five that need to die really horrible deaths. On the flipside, don't miss out on these 10 SEO opportunities that really matter.

  4. Search Ad Revenues Hit $18.4 Billion in 2013 [Report]

    Search ad revenues continued to rise in 2013. The record-breaking revenues last year totaled $18.4 billion, accounting for 43 percent of all Internet revenue, compared to $16.9 billion and 46 percent in 2012, according to the latest IAB report.

  5. 4 Ways to Make Your Blog Stand Out from the Pack

    Your blog should be your medium through which you build brand awareness, authority, credibility, and trust. It should drive traffic, leads, and sales. Here's how to get competitive, outshine your competitors, and spice things up for your readers.