7 Simple Image SEO Best Practices that Lead to the Top of Google Image Search

It’s astounding how simple image SEO for blogs really is. I’m ranking so high in Google Image Search with the images that illustrate my posts that I get more traffic via Image Search than the text based Google search inspite…

7 Things You Didn’t Know About Me

7 Things You Didn’t Know About Me

CC: Seo2 [Not affiliated with the SEO 2.0 blog] Good bloggers take part in memes. I try to be a good blogger so I’m glad I’m part of a meme again, last few times I was asked I was too…

8 Blogger Archetypes: What Kind of Blogger Are You?

8 Blogger Archetypes: What Kind of Blogger Are You?

CC: Images by levork. There are 8 blogger archetypes. activist connector collector fighter newshound teacher writer inventor Let me explain. When I started blogging back in 2003 I wanted to be an activist. An activist is someone who is actively…

7* Writing for Subscriber Heaven: More of the Same but Better

7* Writing for Subscriber Heaven: More of the Same but Better

CC: Stairway to Heaven by Davici. After realizing once again that I don’t like writing for social media as much as I do right now I focused on ways of writing for subscribers and other regular visitors. In order to…

Why Image Optimization is Important for Blogs

Today, instead of explaining why image optimization is important for blogs I will simply demonstrate it. These are the top 12 search referers this month on SEO 2.0: Search Term Source (Google) alone image search fake image search fakes image…

Top 10 Most Awesomely Amazing Creative & Funny Reasons Why Blogging for Social Media Sucks

Top 10 Most Awesomely Amazing Creative & Funny Reasons Why Blogging for Social Media Sucks

CC: Eye am feeling silly by Cayusa. OK, I admit it, I’m part of the problem here. It all started with link baiting a few years ago. Then blogging for a social media audience has become so common place that…

7 Stealth Publish for WordPress Uses to Consider

7 Stealth Publish for WordPress Uses to Consider

CC: Stealth by Johnson Camerface. A WordPress plugin that removes posts from the RSS feed is what I’ve been searching for for a while now. I thought it would be an advanced RSS manipulation feature but it’s far simpler than…

12 Social Media Trends You Must Be Aware of

12 Social Media Trends You Must Be Aware of

CC: Please use revolving door by Thomas Hawk. Social media is evolving, revolving and sometimes struggling. It seems there are trends which are there for a while now. Some sites reflecting overall trends lose steam and die while others are…

Does Blogging for Money Work or Not? 6 Noob Mistakes

Does Blogging for Money Work or Not? 6 Noob Mistakes

CC: True Fans by Vanderlin. Recently a Newsweek article by the “fake Steve Jobs” [Daniel Lyons] blogger basically denounced blogging for money or in other words depicted problogging as a myth. Well, not really, it said you can’t make “huge…

Social Media Refocus: What Site is Next?

Dear Readers, over the past 1.5 years I’ve spent a tremendous amount of time on my favorite 3 social sites, StumbleUpon, Sphinn and Mixx. Lately I’m mostly on Twitter though as it’s most rewarding most interactive and most face to…

Who to Follow on Twitter?

Who to Follow on Twitter?

CC: The meaning of follow by dhammza. Twitter is SEO 2.0! In fact Twitter is more SEO 2.0 than StumbleUpon, Mixx or other social media I hailed. Yeah, Twitter has surpassed my wildest expectations. Why is Twitter so valuable for…

SEO 2.0 Reality Check: What’s True What Not?

SEO 2.0 Reality Check: What’s True What Not?

CC: Reality Check by ScubaBear68. After 1.5 years of writing for this blog and popularizing SEO 2.0 it’s time to review some of my theories and predictions. I have promised you a new era. Did it really arrive? Did SEO…

URL Shortening Services with Statistics

By now I’ve spend lots of time using Twitter for business and writing about it. While at it I tested numerous short URL services. Finally I’ve found really good URL shortening services. Short URL tools that offer visitor statistics, campaign…

Kevin Rose Explains How to Spam Twitter and Everybody Loves it

Kevin Rose Explains How to Spam Twitter and Everybody Loves it

CC: Cut here by Phoney Nickle. Kevin “cut teats” Rose, not only infamous for his sexist remarks but also as a failed entrepreneur who pownced his microblogging community is also known for his hate of SEO. In an interview he…

Image Bookmarking Sites for Daily Inspiration

Image Bookmarking Sites for Daily Inspiration

Social bookmarking, it’s what Delicious does (Digg is social news in contrast, while StumbleUpon is social browsing), is one of the best working things when it comes to the wisdom of crowds. While on Digg the ignorance of interest groups…

Change has come to WhiteHouse.gov – When will it come to your Website?

Change has come to WhiteHouse.gov – When will it come to your Website?

Image: Brick Obama by ~emeph Immediately after Barack Obama has been sworn in as the new president of the United States the Whitehouse.gov website has been relaunched. Some of the most important aspects of this change are: It has a…

7 Optimization Techniques I Learned from Playing With my 7 Year Old Daughter

7 Optimization Techniques I Learned from Playing With my 7 Year Old Daughter

May I… Creative Commons image by ~FreeBirDĀ®~. Working on a computer is often frustrating when you have kids. They come over to see you sitting all day at the same place staring into a bright light source and wonder why…

In 2009 SEO 3.0 Arrives!

In 2009 SEO 3.0 Arrives!

CC: Cheers 2009! by vv. Hello Everybody in 2009! In 2009 SEO 3.0 arrives! Just joking, SEO 2.0 stays SEO 2.0 – only the year has changed. I’ve been away for a few days and before that I’ve been pretty…