10 Bestest Tools To Run A Successful Startup

If you just started a business, you should be aware of the advantages of the Digital Age. There are limitless opportunities, tools, apps and services that you can use to make significant progress and attract more customers. Business models are being revolutionized with the application of apps and tools that help them grow faster and […]

Your SEO Insider: “Mobile Friendly” Ranking Factors & Testing Tool, Advanced SEO Tips, Apple Maps

Howdy SteamFeeders! Welcome back to another adventurous week in Search! Don’t miss: Google labels “mobile friendly” websites does your website pass Google’s “mobile friendly” test? updated information about Apple Maps Schema quick guide to Schema advanced on-page targeting Google Mobile The big announcement of the was that Google, after weeks (months, years) of testing finally […]

How to Choose Your Social Media Marketing Platform: HootSuite, Buffer or Oktopost?

Social media is all about relationships and engagement, and the best way to engage with people on social networks is by directly being active on those networks. However, managing multiple social media marketing channels can be very time consuming, which is why many marketing managers choose to use the help of a social media management platform. Part […]

Your SEO Insider: Google 3-Pack Replaces Carousel, Performing A Panda Audit, Local SEO In 2015

Returning home to Idaho last week from a short vacation in Las Vegas, I was confident of two things: it was going to be much colder in Idaho than it was in Vegas, and Google was bound to have made changes to search. Right on both accounts – Idaho is more than 60 degrees colder […]

Brilliant New Technologies For Your Brand Presentation And Engagement

In with new and out with the old! That is pretty much what happens regularly with all technologies and presentation software is not immune to this change. The 800 lb gorilla in this space need not be mentioned. It illustrated your brand, services and products at conferences and meetings in years gone past. While this […]

Is Yelp Consumer Or Business Driven? What You Should Know

If you’re a small business owner, you may already understand the importance of Yelp. Yelp allows people to search for and rate local businesses – from restaurants to doctors – and nearly every other business in between. If you haven’t signed your business up on the site, it’s a great idea, especially if you want […]

Blend Social And Your Website: Win Consumer Brand Perception

An Armani suit may be seen as a tad too dressy for an advertising intern, but Banana Republic may be just right. A Ferrari owner is probably young and sporty, while an Austin Martin owner is a classier, more sophisticated guy. How do we arrive at such clear images in our heads? What is responsible […]

Handling The Algorithm: Social Data Insights You Need To Know

How aware are you of the algorithms that rule your life? I have a vested interest in your answer. I make my living building vibrant online communities from participants on social media platforms that lead to increases in revenue for clients. Algorithms are a perplexing problem in my decision making. Devious mediation by algorithms imprint […]

Your SEO Insider: Local SEO Infographic, Mobile SEO Checklist, Google Mobile User Experience Report

Good morning SteamFeeders! Welcome to another week in the world of search engines and SEO. I’ve scored the web for the most important search engine developments and the best SEO content for the week of October 26th – November 1st – enjoy! Don’t miss: Results of largest click-through-rate study ever New Google My Business features […]

Business With Cloud Wi-Fi – The Perfect Combination

Who does not want a free internet connectivity at the coffee shop, or while waiting at the doctor’s chamber? Well! I guess everyone and that is why the Cloud wifi is the latest buzz used in the business world today. Many large and small businesses have embraced the concept of the cloud, while a few […]

Your SEO Insider: Penguin Refreshed, Apple Local Listings, and Mobile SEO

Top o’ the morning to you SteamFeeders! It’s another great day for optimization! This week’s Insider is chalk full of great information –starting with the BIG news – Google PENGUIN was finally refreshed! Don’t miss: Penguin Refresh Advance On-Page SEO Tips from Moz Apple Maps Internal Linking Best Practices and more . . . News […]

Your SEO Insider: The “Local Search” Edition

Welcome back SteamFeeders! Another week in search has come and gone. Time to sit back, put your feet up and catch up on what you may have missed. I’m not sure if it’s my particular bias this week, or just the general interest and mood of the search industry, but it was not my intention […]

How To Be Successful With Content Marketing Through Your Search Engine Strategy

Find a publicly advertised brand you identify with, from a healthy perspective, and follow their brand online. What do you see? Consistent values? Positive, helpful and resourceful communication? Ways to get in touch with them? If you answer, “yes” to these questions, then that brand shows positive signs of effective content marketing through search engine […]

Your SEO Insider: HTTPS Checklist, “Local” Link Building

Good morning SteamFeeders! Afraid you may have missed some of the big news coming out of the ever exciting and constantly shifting world of search engines and SEO  this week (okay – you have to admit that it’s at least constantly shifting)? No worries, I’ve sifted through hundreds of blog articles from over 100 SEO […]

Your SEO Insider: Penguin Update, Pinterest Optimization, Facebook Reviews

Welcome back SteamFeeders! Time catch up on the latest search news from around the web. Panda and Penguin Sightings Panda 4.1 Strikes Who were the winners and losers? Panda 4.1: What’s it all about? by Graham Charlton on Econsultancy Panda 4.1 Analysis and Findings – Affiliate Marketing, Keywords Stuffing, Security Warnings, and Deceptive Ads by […]

Your SEO Insider: Panda 4.1, Google Targeting PBNs, Bounce Rate Data Infographic

  Good morning SteamFeeders! In what should now surprise no one, Google made more changes this week :-) Don’t worry if you’ve missed some of them. I’ve scoured the internet for the biggest news and most noteworthy articles from the world of Search Engines and SEO for the Week of September 21st-27th. Enjoy! Newsworthy Panda […]

Your SEO Insider: Mobile SEO, Bing Cracking Down, Voice Search Coming to PCs?

Google Mobile SEO Don’t ignore your mobile site. Whether you have a responsive website, or have set up a separate mobile site, make sure that it is optimized for search! A Beginner’s Guide to Mobile SEO by Navneet Kaushal on ClickZ 10 Best Practices for Mobile Optimized Websites by Rocco Baldassarre on Search Engine Journal […]

3 Tips To Turn Your Email Marketing Into SEO Opportunity

For many companies, email is seen as either a polar opposite from search engine optimization efforts, or simply a completely separate activity. However, if you’re looking to enhance your search engine optimization (SEO), email can also be a valuable medium to promote your marketing message. Before we get too deep, note that Google spiders aren’t […]

Your SEO Insider: Ranking Factors, Hub Pages, and the Future of SEO

Organic SEO Search Metrics Releases 2014 Ranking Factors and Rank Correlations Always interesting and informative reading, it is important to note that this study measures Correlations not Causation – the presence of a ranking correlation does not necessarily mean that it “caused” the high ranking in Google search results. “However, it is necessary to point […]

What Is Hootsuite, And How Can It Help With Your Business?

One of my go-to tools for my business, or when working on client’s social media for K-3 Technologies, is Hootsuite. There are quite a few other social media dashboards out in the social sphere to use such as Sprout Social,  Bundle Post, and Buffer, but Hootsuite has all of the bells and whistles that I […]