Tag Archives: blogger

The Changing Art of Writing a Headline

If we track the progression of writing a captivating Headline; we have newspapers delivering punchy, intriguing and human-friendly Headlines ever since the days of the early Printing Press. With the advent of google and the fact that 84% of Internet users start out by typing a search-query string into google’s Search box; over the last […]

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Are Your Readers Neglecting Your Best Posts?

My friend Tristan Higbee <- Listen to our interview| from Blogging Bookshelf wrote a post the other day about The Fine Art of Rejecting and Trashing Your Own Blog Posts. You should definitely check it out after reading this post of course. But what about the posts that make the cut.   What about the posts […]

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Radical Honesty: Why Do We Blog?

Listen while you browse or right-click to download to your fav .mp3 player Radical Honesty: Why Do We Blog? For that matter, why do we write? Or speak? Or get dressed in the morning before going to work? Or get dressed at night to go off to….work. Some would say there is only one answer […]

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SEO Myths, Legends and Folktales From the Mind of Dan Cristo

Dan Cristo and I continue our discussion about the myths, legends and folktales of Search Engine Optimization. Listen while you browse Or download to your favorite .mp3 player SEO Myths, Legends and Folktales from the Mind of Dan Cristo Make sure you listen to the first podcast we did about the SEO fundamentals and also, […]

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Why Article Marketing Works for Black Hats and Not for White Hats

I was reading a post about article marketing over at Traffic Generation Cafe written by Robert Dempsey. As it’s often the case, the lineage of arguments on the blogosphere is long, so let me give you a quick-down. Robert lays out a very cogent argument on how to gain traffic by being more attentive to […]

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The Tyranny of Hyperlink Ends Now!

Erping Zhu -Assistant Director, Center for Research on Learning and Teaching at the University of Michigan- conducted an experiment aimed at discerning the effects of hyperlinks on comprehension. Her discovery should be of great interest to anyone delivering content via the Internet. She had a large group of people read the same article but she […]

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No Bullshit Approach to Search Engine Optimization and Google Page Rank With Dan Cristo

This is truly an EPIC podcast with my favorite new person Dan Cristo. Turns out, Search Engine Optimization and ranking well on google is not that hard when you have someone who can explain the fundamentals of SEO in an easily understood fashion. We approach SEO from the google’s point of view and discuss THE […]

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Big Blogs That Suck and Few That Don’t

We don’t have all day so let’s dispense with the preamble and get right into it: Anti Social Media Loved it. Good design, the blogger engages his audience (oh, the irony). I’m a new fan. Brand Builder Poor planning. The latest post is about Starbucks changing their logo. Booo-ring-ring! Who’s calling? Yes, how may I […]

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