In the SEO industry agencies, experts and even bloggers have adopted a special mode of speech not to say slang that might be misunderstood by outsiders like clients, website visitors or the general public. To help you understand what search…

As I mentioned earlier, great CSS design is one of the main pillars of new school SEO or SEO 2.0. Many SEO company sites still look ugly. What sense does it make to be #1 in Google if your visitors…

Microsoft Internet Explorer aka Exploder is a funny browser. Even a guy like myself who is no hacker at all can crash it with ease, at least version 6 (IE6). In fact one line of code is enough, even less….

What kind of newspapers do you read offline? Are you rather the New York Times or the New York Post type? To make the comparison more obvious: Are you rather a The Independent or The Sun type? With the emergence…

I am still overwhelmed by the global impact my article has. Links and translations from all over the world still pour in. Some of the most influential weblogs out there linked my post and even this blog here. In Poland…

This is a really tough moment for me: I just can’t disagree with beautiful women. The case is even worse as it is not only a beautiful woman I have to disagree with now, she is also a pilgrim! You…

After two weeks of blogging at SEO 2.0 I already found several like minded people with outstanding blogs I have never before heard of. Some of them are pretty new, others are just too good to become well known as…

When 9 months ago I wrote the article “8 Main Reasons for the Demise of Flash” over at Fadtastic my goal was not to get rich and famous but to stir discussion. Still in love with my former darling Flash…

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…