Web Standards based design and SEO – Calling out the industry in 2008 9

So, I figured to ring in the New Year of 2008, I would post about how the whole SEO industry should really start to take an understanding of Web Standards in the design of Websites. Semantic Web Design and using CSS for layouts is not really cutting edge people!! We ...

Being an Industry Thought Leader Through Your Corporate Blog 1

This is a continuation post as a follow up to Blogging for Customers, not Dollars. I felt this was important for corporations and in-house talent to look at when writing a blog. Sometimes we tend to think about a blog as a way to push products, which is what I ...

Being effective at Conferences and Networking Events

Sometimes it is very hard to meet people at conferences, networking events, etc. I’ve been doing this for quite some time as a consultant, so there are a lot of lessons that I have learned and even some that I still can’t quite get over. That being said, it is ...

The Italian Frozen Yogurt Craze

Since going back to Los Angeles in August, I have noticed a craze in the frozen yogurt industry. To be more specific, the number of places opening up and doing “Italian Frozen Yogurt” is unbelievable. They are popping up on every corner like Starbucks in the 90′s and Sushi restaurants ...

Targeted Ads, I give you Facebook Flyers

Facebook is now silently promoting its ad-targeting system but doing so in a fairly clever way. They are disguising this ad system of sorts as a new version of their “flyers.” Similar to the rest of the search world, it is a CPC model. The key differentiating factor is the ...