My article “10 Steps to Success on the ‘Net Without SEO” over at Google Blogoscoped inspired some discussion. Among others one guy who calls himself newsert asked me whether it makes sense to create “another SEO blog”. Of course it…

Welcome SEO Inside, the new international SEO blog of Gerald Steffens aka Minivip, one of Germany’s most reknown SEO bloggers, currently #1 in Google.de for SEO blog. SEO Inside is based on WordPress and looks good as it uses one…

Rumors spread for weeks by now say that the way of checking supplemental results many of us in the SEO industry used has already or is going to disappear. The old method still works for me though, just compare those…

Why explain what SEO 2.0 is, if you can give examples of it? So here is a list of SEO 2.0 examples in no particular order. Link bait done right is very SEO 2.0 Reputation management is SEO 2.0 WordPress…

Multiplayer Word Association Game

Human Brain Cloud is a “multiplayer word association game” that I am addicted to for some days now. I am not the only one as their servers experience outages again and again. Via¬†Google Blogoscoped.

As I think more and more about SEO 2.0, it’s all about participation. So before introducing “the” definition myself, I want you, you and you to tell me what SEO 2.0 means for you. I ask, because I do not…

Before WordPress webmasters had to do “on page optimization”, they had to care for things like “search engine submission”. With WordPress they can quit SEO in those cases. Even “link building” with WordPress is not the same as before. With…

Link Bait Sucks, Users Are Not Fish

OK, link bait sucks predominantly as a term but not completely as a tactic. Nonetheless there are certain aspects of link bait (or linkbait in one word) that really make this SEO 2.0 method obnoxious in some cases. No wonder…

There are thousands of SEO blogs out there. Most of them stick in the past though and only repeat slightly changed yesterday news. In SEO 2.0 the world of search engine optimization has substantially changed. Only a few blogs reflect…

SEO 2.0 is about link love. So I installed the fabulous DoFollow plugin for WordPress. To prevent link rape by spammers links get their nofollow attribute removed after 24 hours. So marketers, webmasters and bloggers: Spread the love, say something…

Map of the Internet

Well, this is a subway map of the Internet. I like it. Download it on Flickr.

1. John Doe Digg users almost never make it to the front page 2. Digg is English only 3. Digg exploits user generated content without giving back anything 4. Digg censors 5. Digg front page stories will crash your server…

While the term SEO 2.0 is not new, those who already used it define it in various differing ways. Before I bring up my own definition of SEO 2.0 I want to create an overview of what others say. 1….

First lesson of SEO 2.0: You do not need to read Matt Cutts’ blog. I never do unless someone points me to a post that in most cases just confirms what I knew, read or thought before. Why? Let me…

Take note: DM-Bloodless support has been discontinued by the author long ago. For similar WordPress themes try Themeforest [partner-link]. Check out PIM, Deadline or TutsPlaza [partner-links] instead. I fixed DM-Bloodless! Well, kudos to Deaf Musician for this lovely black and…

SEO is dead! Long live SEO 2.0! I’m sick and tired of Search Engine Optimization. Well, many people are, you might argue. But with me, it’s different. I am a search engine optimizer myself and I won’t quit. But I…