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Google Tries to Steal How-To Traffic in Organic Search Results

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Now Google is going so far as to provide how-to step-by-step instructions on everything from boiling an egg to changing a tire. Here are some of the results that we've uncovered by way of some simple Google searches. Now Google is going so far as to provide how-to step-by-step instructions on everything from boiling an egg to changing a tire. Here are some of the results that we've uncovered by way of some simple Google searches. 0 Comments

Halloween Inspired SEO Tricks to Keep Spiders at Bay

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This Halloween, learn how to keep those pesky spiders from crawling around your website with a variety of spooky (and scary) tricks and treats. (Everything in this particular column should be taken with a serious dose of tongue-in-cheek.) This Halloween, learn how to keep those pesky spiders from crawling around your website with a variety of spooky (and scary) tricks and treats. (Everything in this particular column should be taken with a serious dose of tongue-in-cheek.) 0 Comments

Search Marketing Horror Tales

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Everyone enjoys a good scare around Halloween. But that doesn’t mean your paid search campaign has to be nightmarishly frightful. Witness four of the most spine-tingling and horrifying search marketing mistakes ... if you dare! Everyone enjoys a good scare around Halloween. But that doesn’t mean your paid search campaign has to be nightmarishly frightful. Witness four of the most spine-tingling and horrifying search marketing mistakes ... if you dare! 0 Comments

3 Tips for PPC Holiday Preparation in 2012

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The busy retail holiday season is approaching fast for those of us in the paid search world. Each year paid search is one of the most important ingredients for a brand's success. As you plan for this year, here are three ways to get yourself ready. The busy retail holiday season is approaching fast for those of us in the paid search world. Each year paid search is one of the most important ingredients for a brand's success. As you plan for this year, here are three ways to get yourself ready. 0 Comments

Google Carves Out A Pumpkin Doodle For Halloween

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Seems the guys at Google are partial to the Charlie Brown Great Pumpkin special. The company's latest Doodle is a timelapse video of eight hours of pumpkin carving on six 1,000+ pound pumpkins that took place at their Mountain View headquarters. Seems the guys at Google are partial to the Charlie Brown Great Pumpkin special. The company's latest Doodle is a timelapse video of eight hours of pumpkin carving on six 1,000+ pound pumpkins that took place at their Mountain View headquarters. 0 Comments

Hottest Halloween Costumes of 2011: Angry Birds, Black Swan, and Sexy Superheroes

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Pop culture-inspired Halloween costumes top Google, Yahoo, and SortPrice lists as the most searched terms for this year. It sounds like we’ll see a lot of Star Wars, vampires, Angry Birds, Black Swan, Charlie Sheen, and sexy superheroes tonight! Pop culture-inspired Halloween costumes top Google, Yahoo, and SortPrice lists as the most searched terms for this year. It sounds like we’ll see a lot of Star Wars, vampires, Angry Birds, Black Swan, Charlie Sheen, and sexy superheroes tonight! 0 Comments

Google Introduces AdWords Credit Card for Advertisers

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Select search advertisers are being offered a new Google AdWords Business credit card. Google sent out invites via email for the card, which can only be used to buy AdWords advertising and features an 8.99 percent interest rate and no annual fees. Select search advertisers are being offered a new Google AdWords Business credit card. Google sent out invites via email for the card, which can only be used to buy AdWords advertising and features an 8.99 percent interest rate and no annual fees. 0 Comments

SEO Horror Stories

Our industry has made so many strides in gaining a more credible reputation. Yet we still suffer from many people and companies who claim to do SEO, but that really don't know anything beyond how to write a title tag. Our industry has made so many strides in gaining a more credible reputation. Yet we still suffer from many people and companies who claim to do SEO, but that really don't know anything beyond how to write a title tag. 0 Comments

Yahoo Publishes Top Searches

Yahoo's made the wise move of realizing what we search for is great content. The Yahoo Buzz Index provides a breakdown of top search topics by category and overall. Yahoo's made the wise move of realizing what we search for is great content. The Yahoo Buzz Index provides a breakdown of top search topics by category and overall. 0 Comments