Organic Search Engine Optimization

One of the best ways to rank for results is to add high quality relevant content to our websites. It is often we are writing blog posts like this and adding articles with keywords associated with the things we want to rank for. But one of my favorite ways to rank for key terms is …

Google + Drives Traffic

Chris Brogan just posted this on Google + and the good news it is driving more traffic to his site and all of our sites. However, keep in mind he is probably working Google + a lot more than Twitter or Facebook right now. If you want an invitation to Google + just send me …

Business Models Stock Photos and Professional Photographers

Being a website consultant and building a lot of different websites we want to do a couple of things so that we can add value to the user experience. We want to add compelling content and we want to be able to attract enough incoming links so that our content will rank in the SERP’s …

Sex Sells in Travel?

We shall soon find out.  We are trying to push the envelope a little more than the norm. We recently completed a video for a resort in St. Martin.  We think it is tastefully done but we will let you be the judge of that.  SpeechRep Media provides end to end onsite, on location, video …

Food for thought – Google vs. Facebook

Here is some data I pulled from a Perry Marshall website.   While it might not be 100% accurate the numbers are probably within some of the Facebook ballpark estimates.  If these assumptions are remotely true then they are extremely impressive for Facebook. Facebook now has close to 700 million users 50% visiting each day 365 …

Who is SEO for?

SEO is for businesses that want a long term solution for visibility and website traffic on their website.  The key phrase in the previous sentence is “long term.”  SEO is like visiting your Dad’s investment advisor who says that investing in the stock market benefits the investor in the long term, not the short term.  …

What is Your Primary Method for Acquiring Customers?

I saw this post on Facebook from my friend David Bullock.  I felt it was an interesting question that deserved more than a radio button click.  The question is what is your primary method for acquiring customers? Social Media Referrals and Networking Speaking Offline Contacts Search Engines First we have to look at who this …