Sculpting PageRank using rel=”nofollow” for Link Architecture 9

Over the years I’ve been practicing a lot of different techniques with my internal link architecture. One of the things that I have been doing more and more of is evaluating when to use the rel=”nofollow” tag on the internal links. Why is this important? Well, in order to make ...

Digg Revolt: Digg’s dependancy on its users nears addiction

This last week has had some interesting events occur over the big revolt against Digg. Now, big news sites like Wired, NY Times, etc. have posted stories, many people are talking about it on twitter, etc. The question is whether or not these constant issues being brought to the forefront ...

Does Microsoft’s Live Search Club help increase search market share?

According to the Nielsen online reports it seems like Microsoft has increased its search market share from 12% to 13.8% in December from the previous month. (See MarketWatch Article) All things considered it seem that Microsoft has picked up close to 2% of the search market, a big gain for ...

Social Media – Part 2: Dominating the Search Engine Results Pages 4

Last week I talked about how to stay active, answer questions, etc. to keep brand awareness high and reputation management under control. This week, I’m going to give you an overview of how to dominate the SERP’s (Search Engine Results Pages) by using Social Media to your advantage. We all ...

Social Media – Part 1: Being Active in your Community and Answering Questions

I’ve wanted to start writing more about Social Media and I think the best way to start would be to talk abut what I love doing, and that is building my own personal brand and how it applies to an organization as well. I have always considered it to be ...