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SES Atlanta is Just 3 Weeks Away: Learn Top SEO & Paid Search Tactics, Tips & Tools

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The original search marketing event returns with SES Atlanta. Here's a preview of the one-day event on July 9, which will feature sessions in two main tracks covering all aspects of SEO and PPC, and features keynote speaker Duane Forrester of Bing. SES Atlanta will expand attendees' knowledge on search engine marketing while offering tips and tools that can be utilized immediately for any business. 0 Comments

In Memoriam: Ren Warmuz of Trellian

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The search engine marketing and domain industries lost one of its greatest minds over the weekend. Ren Warmuz, founder and CEO of Trellian, who was battling cancer for about a year, passed away on October 27 at age 45. The search engine marketing and domain industries lost one of its greatest minds over the weekend. Ren Warmuz, founder and CEO of Trellian, who was battling cancer for about a year, passed away on October 27 at age 45. 0 Comments

Meetup Groups Talk Industry Changes, Budgets, and Q4 Tips Ahead of SES San Francisco

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Nine Bay Area Meetup Groups plan to converge on the SES San Francisco conference next week. Here, organizers of several of these groups share insights on good, bad, and ugly industry developments; budget priorities; and top tips for holiday success. Nine Bay Area Meetup Groups plan to converge on the SES San Francisco conference next week. Here, organizers of several of these groups share insights on good, bad, and ugly industry developments; budget priorities; and top tips for holiday success. 0 Comments

5 B2B SEO Recommendations for the Dog Days of Summer

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Late summer is the ideal time to tighten SEO strategy and put in motion steps for the fall and winter. Here are five recommendations to help B2B SEO professionals get through the dog days of summer and into position to end the year on a high note. Late summer is the ideal time to tighten SEO strategy and put in motion steps for the fall and winter. Here are five recommendations to help B2B SEO professionals get through the dog days of summer and into position to end the year on a high note. 0 Comments

How to Prepare & Submit a Digital Marketing Conference Proposal

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Speaking at a digital marketing conference is a great way to build your name, forge new relationships, and advance your career. Here are some top tips to keep in mind to help your speaking proposal submission stand out from the crowd. Speaking at a digital marketing conference is a great way to build your name, forge new relationships, and advance your career. Here are some top tips to keep in mind to help your speaking proposal submission stand out from the crowd. 0 Comments

The Content Marketing Elephant & the Enterprise

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When creating content at the enterprise-level, fostering collaboration among copywriters, creative, user experience, web dev, and marketing teams early in the content creation process is the key for building content marketing success stories. When creating content at the enterprise-level, fostering collaboration among copywriters, creative, user experience, web dev, and marketing teams early in the content creation process is the key for building content marketing success stories. 0 Comments

The New SEO: Search Marketing Integration

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The days of SEO as a distinct, independent discipline are numbered. SEO is fast evolving into a more creative, diverse, and challenging profession. Here’s how the integration of social, branding, PR, paid search, and video is changing the SEO model. The days of SEO as a distinct, independent discipline are numbered. SEO is fast evolving into a more creative, diverse, and challenging profession. Here’s how the integration of social, branding, PR, paid search, and video is changing the SEO model. 0 Comments

Enterprise SEO in 2013

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It’s time to adjust our concept of search engine success and realign our online marketing strategies and priorities by engaging searchers with content created around client needs that are also beholden to greater business goals. It’s time to adjust our concept of search engine success and realign our online marketing strategies and priorities by engaging searchers with content created around client needs that are also beholden to greater business goals. 0 Comments

How to Avoid Hiring a Bad SEM Vendor

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Buying search engine marketing services can be tricky in the best of circumstances given how new and complicated the industry is. Here’s how a small business owner can figure out the difference between a good SEM proposal and a crappy one. Buying search engine marketing services can be tricky in the best of circumstances given how new and complicated the industry is. Here’s how a small business owner can figure out the difference between a good SEM proposal and a crappy one. 0 Comments

Learn from Leading Practitioners and Your Peers at SES San Francisco 2012

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The changes in our industry have been fast and furious this year. Staying up-to-date has never been harder, or more essential. The best place to learn the latest and greatest search and social strategies is at SES San Francisco, kicking off Aug. 14. The changes in our industry have been fast and furious this year. Staying up-to-date has never been harder, or more essential. The best place to learn the latest and greatest search and social strategies is at SES San Francisco, kicking off Aug. 14. 0 Comments

Obama vs. Romney: Search for Next President Reveals Astonishing Facts

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We decipher exactly how the Internet search marketing strategies of the current president and his opponents are managed, as well as the search tendencies of voters. Here's an accumulation of entertaining facts about the 2012 election so far. We decipher exactly how the Internet search marketing strategies of the current president and his opponents are managed, as well as the search tendencies of voters. Here's an accumulation of entertaining facts about the 2012 election so far. 0 Comments

4 Opportunities to Successfully Optimize the Full Conversion Funnel

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While conversion optimization on the “demand side” is critically important, you will only be able to squeeze the juice so much – eventually it will run dry. Optimizing the “supply side” allows your campaigns to continue to grow and succeed. While conversion optimization on the “demand side” is critically important, you will only be able to squeeze the juice so much – eventually it will run dry. Optimizing the “supply side” allows your campaigns to continue to grow and succeed. 0 Comments

3 Essential Qualities of Enterprise Search Marketers

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What qualities should you look for when assembling an enterprise SEM team? While creative, technical, and political skills might be in good order, you should consider some offline skills when assembling an efficient enterprise-level SEO team. What qualities should you look for when assembling an enterprise SEM team? While creative, technical, and political skills might be in good order, you should consider some offline skills when assembling an efficient enterprise-level SEO team. 0 Comments

ModCloth Converts Customers into Brand Evangelists with YouTube

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In the fickle world of fashion, finding, engaging, and retaining brand devotees online is not easily stitched together. But YouTube helped one couple turn an online-only retail operation into a global, 275-employee company in less than a decade. In the fickle world of fashion, finding, engaging, and retaining brand devotees online is not easily stitched together. But YouTube helped one couple turn an online-only retail operation into a global, 275-employee company in less than a decade. 0 Comments

Google Integrates New Display Interface Within AdWords

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Google has unveiled changes to AdWords designed to make it easier to buy and track display advertising on its network. The new AdWords interface will include a new Display Network Tab that lets advertisers bid, target and optimize display campaigns. Google has unveiled changes to AdWords designed to make it easier to buy and track display advertising on its network. The new AdWords interface will include a new Display Network Tab that lets advertisers bid, target and optimize display campaigns. 0 Comments

Where Should In-House SEO Reside?

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When thinking of where should in-house SEO reside in your company you want to give special consideration to two factors: Will this help move SEO our projects faster? And will it help your company to launch campaigns holistically by including SEO. When thinking of where should in-house SEO reside in your company you want to give special consideration to two factors: Will this help move SEO our projects faster? And will it help your company to launch campaigns holistically by including SEO. 0 Comments

Search Engines & Opinions: Just How Trustworthy Are Search Results?

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Search results on Google, Bing, and elsewhere hold immense power and are becoming extremely influential – especially when few question the accuracy of results. Influencing public opinion can also be very lucrative. Enter SEOs to aid the cause. Search results on Google, Bing, and elsewhere hold immense power and are becoming extremely influential – especially when few question the accuracy of results. Influencing public opinion can also be very lucrative. Enter SEOs to aid the cause. 0 Comments

App Store Makes Programming Cool, But Rarely Profitable

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Fast Company blogger Chris Stevens warns app developers may be gambling with their time and money as they build programs to sell in Apple App Store. For every Appillionaire, Stevens explains, there are thousands who lose money. Fast Company blogger Chris Stevens warns app developers may be gambling with their time and money as they build programs to sell in Apple App Store. For every Appillionaire, Stevens explains, there are thousands who lose money. 0 Comments

3 Holiday SEO Projects: Microdata, Freebies & Harvesting Links

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Don’t let a code freeze put your SEO initiatives on ice. Make the most of this holiday sales season by implementing a few last-minute optimization tactics that can scale across the enterprise and make your search engine marketing campaigns shine. Don’t let a code freeze put your SEO initiatives on ice. Make the most of this holiday sales season by implementing a few last-minute optimization tactics that can scale across the enterprise and make your search engine marketing campaigns shine. 0 Comments

Creating an In-House Search Marketing Center of Excellence

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The Search Center of Excellence model can be the perfect platform to demonstrate thought leadership and provide SEO benefits to your organization. Here are some reasons in-house teams should adopt this model and key daily and weekly activities. The Search Center of Excellence model can be the perfect platform to demonstrate thought leadership and provide SEO benefits to your organization. Here are some reasons in-house teams should adopt this model and key daily and weekly activities. 0 Comments

Welcome to the New Search Engine Watch

Introducing the new Search Engine Watch. We've got a brand new logo, a new site design and a shiny new publishing technology stack. Could this be the beginning of a beautiful new relationship? Introducing the new Search Engine Watch. We've got a brand new logo, a new site design and a shiny new publishing technology stack. Could this be the beginning of a beautiful new relationship? 0 Comments

Keyword Phrase Value: Click-Throughs vs. Conversions

Even with a worse search experience and less targeted ads, the consumer mindset is so much closer to conversion that long tail terms are worth the effort. Even with a worse search experience and less targeted ads, the consumer mindset is so much closer to conversion that long tail terms are worth the effort. 0 Comments