google

GOOGLE: How are YOU ranking these days?

If you’re serious about coming up at the top of Google Search Results or becoming a sought after webmaster, you need to subscribe to Google’s Official Google Webmaster Central Blog. In today’s post they talk about Panda and 23 things they consider would make a site ‘rank’ higher including four (4) that make utilizing the services … Continue reading “GOOGLE: How are YOU ranking these days?”

Facebook

Welcome to my facebook page

Ever visit Red Bull on Facebook? A multi-coloured torrent of arrows points to their “Like Me” button. Did this welcome page work? Yup – a good 15 million times. It pays to create a good first impression with Facebook’s 500 million users. A clear and engaging welcome (or landing) page gives visitors an immediate sense … Continue reading “Welcome to my facebook page”

I'm Feeding My Brain At Search Marketing Expo (April 28-29, 2011) #smx

Why not follow along #smx ? Search Marketing Expo Toronto offers 30 sessions, workshops and networking activities delivered by top industry professionals. Whether you are just getting started, planning your search strategy, managing the team, or you are deep into implementation, tactics and campaigns, you’ll get the knowledge, ideas and contacts needed to help you … Continue reading “I'm Feeding My Brain At Search Marketing Expo (April 28-29, 2011) #smx”

Viral Marketing Top Trends

It’s often very difficult to be creative when you’ve got a lot of things to deal with in the business, but viral marketing strategies aren’t patented or copyright and anyone is free to use ideas that other companies have tried and tested and apply and modify them to their own business model. Here then is … Continue reading “Viral Marketing Top Trends”

Lessons From the Obama Viral Marketing Campaign

– Social media is utterly important They are cheap, have a large number of audiences and spread the news quickly. Obama used this masterfully and even raised huge amounts of funds using social media. – Do not side line bloggers While other candidates ignored the bloggers and focused on “real journalists”, Obama didn’t exclude them, … Continue reading “Lessons From the Obama Viral Marketing Campaign”

Google My Business

Have you verified your Google Listing yet?

Once you’ve verified your listing, you can enhance the Place Page for your business by adding photos, videos, coupons, and even real-time updates like weekly specials all on your Place Page. Verifying your listing gives you the opportunity to share even more information about your business with Google. For more information, visit Getting Started – … Continue reading “Have you verified your Google Listing yet?”

Are you finding 1/2 of your customers online?

Elance, the world’s leading platform for online work recently published the Freelance Talent Report, which states that… 71% of independent professionals polled are finding 1/2 of their clients and work online. but they don’t get into how freelancers, or for that matter other businesses find the new customers and work which is something I’m often … Continue reading “Are you finding 1/2 of your customers online?”

Domain name(s)

Why does managed domain name service cost more than do-it-yourself?

MANAGED DOMAIN NAME SERVICE Our fully managed domain name service provides many benefits over our do-it-yourself service.  Our fully managed domain name service includes: Domain name registration/renewal Domain registration fees Domain name support Domain registration change e.g. ensure registration (ownership) information is correct or point your domain to a different hosting company. Use our email information, … Continue reading “Why does managed domain name service cost more than do-it-yourself?”

Domain name(s)

What is a domain extension?

Extensions are categories of Internet domain names. There are several of them to choose from: .com represents the word “commercial,” and is the most widely used extension in the world. Most businesses prefer a .com domain name because it is a highly recognized symbol for having a business presence on the Internet. .net represents the … Continue reading “What is a domain extension?”

What Is A Wiki?

A wiki is a type of website that allows anyone visiting the site to add, remove, or otherwise edit all content, very quickly and easily. The most popular wiki is www.wikipedia.org, it’s now quite easy to create your own: Media Wiki – http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/MediaWiki PBWiki — http://pbwiki.com TiddlyWiki — http://www.tiddlywiki.com What’s your favourite wiki?

15 Tools to Help Manage Your Social Networking Profiles More Efficiently | Huddle.net’s Collaboration Blog

In order to keep up with your ever-growing Twitter following and growth of friends and business associates across all of your other Social networking sites, you must utilize some of the vast online social networking tools available at your disposal. Most social networking tools that are designed to streamline the organization and management of your … Continue reading “15 Tools to Help Manage Your Social Networking Profiles More Efficiently | Huddle.net’s Collaboration Blog”

Durham Region Facebook Groups

Durham Region http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=2247988462&ref=ts Durham Region (Ontario-Canada) Community Gathering http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=22034635135&ref=ts Durham Region, ON should have it’s own network http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=4686444445&ref=ts Durham Home and Small Business Association – DHSBA http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=8197164437&ref=ts