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…

Top 10 Most Insane Reasons Why Blogging for Social Media Sucks

Top 10 Most Insane Reasons Why Blogging for Social Media Sucks

* 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 sometimes it seems there is not…

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. 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 amounts…

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?

* Twitter is SEO 2.0! In fact Twitter is more SEO 2.0 than other social media I hailed during my initial years. Yeah, Twitter has surpassed my wildest expectations. Why is Twitter so valuable for business bloggers, social media consultants…

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…

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…

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 ~FreeBirD®~. 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…

10 Christmas No-Nos for SEO Specialists to Avoid at all Costs

10 Christmas No-Nos for SEO Specialists to Avoid at all Costs

CC: Santa chucks the finger by BoSoxBrent. It’s this dreaded season again and all of us in the SEO industry will have to endure humiliations we have to face each year. To lessen the impact of the Christmas SEO woes…

7 Rules of Ethical SEO You Ignore Probably as a White Hat

7 Rules of Ethical SEO You Ignore Probably as a White Hat

* What is ethics all about? Ethics often consists of unwritten rules. Those rules – while not being official state laws or beyond them – allow us to live together in peace and prosperity. While laws and religions prevent us…

SearchWiki: Power to the People! Great News for SEO 2.0

SearchWiki: Power to the People! Great News for SEO 2.0

[Update: Google’ SearchWiki has been discontinued. Some features have been later adopted for new services like Google+] These are the Google results for SEO I want to see, but Google SearchWiki doesn’t want me to keep. Google has introduced a…

7 Things Obama Has Taught Me

7 Things Obama Has Taught Me

Obama has taught me a few very important things along the way. Here they are, 7 things Obama has taught me and how they relate to my area of expertise

7 SEO 2.0 Methods Obama Used to Score on the Web

7 SEO 2.0 Methods Obama Used to Score on the Web

SEO 2.0 is a term that summarizes all modern methods of making a message heard online, getting found via search engines or any feasible way of reaching an audience by use of the Web. Typical SEO 2.0 methods are: business…

The Most Important Thing on Social Media: Do Not Pose as, Be a Legit User

The Most Important Thing on Social Media: Do Not Pose as, Be a Legit User

* The Invesp Blog has published a post about social media promotion called “StumbleUpon: 3 Most Important Things To Keep In Mind“. While I was eager to read the advice my face quickly turned grim when I read the posting….

7 Reasons Why Obama’s Website Has Many More Visitors Than McCain’s

7 Reasons Why Obama’s Website Has Many More Visitors Than McCain’s

The US presidential election is coming soon and the candidates are fighting for votes for several months now. Today I want to dissect the various reasons why Barack Obama is outperforming John McCain on the Web, especially in terms of…

10 Organizations that Fight Global Hunger You Should Support

10 Organizations that Fight Global Hunger You Should Support

* To raise awareness about poverty I present you a list of 10 organizations that fight global hunger you should support with money by volunteering or simply by linking to them like I do. We’re not powerless, everybody who has…

Spiritual Linkbuilding How to by Zen Master Seo-ing Singsun

Tonight I dreamt of Zen Master Seo-ing Singsun again. Last time I had attempted to make an interview but the outcome of my dream was difficult to understand as Zen spirituality is not easy to grasp at all and trapped…