Earnest about B2B
How (and Why) to Map Your Company’s Digital Landscape
MARCH 30, 2012
Other social activity and presence (Flickr, SlideShare, Wikipedia, etc.). With more than 90% of companies now using social media to find employees and 82% having a Facebook page , there’s no question that business use of social media has become commonplace.
Social business, the forest and the garden: Your intranet is not the Internet
FEBRUARY 8, 2013
Photo credit: Wikipedia. Altavista, Geocities, AOL, Google, Amazon, WordPress, eBay, Hotmail, Wikipedia, MySpace, Flickr, Delicious, YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, Quora, Pinterest all had their days of glory. Internet Marketing Google Intranet Wikipedia
SEO Basics for Small Business Professionals: 2 Steps Anyone Can Do
Writing on the Web
AUGUST 15, 2012
Image: Wikipedia ). The more your site is linked to, the higher your Google PageRank will be. Your Google PageRank is essentially a score on a scale of 0 to 10 that Google assigns your website based on how many links it has and other factors.
The Trouble with Klout
SEPTEMBER 6, 2011
Both are sought-after speakers and the subject of extensive Wikipedia articles. In her interview with Schwartzman, Berry described Klout as “[Google] PageRank for people. Estimating influence is a delicate balance of art and science.
Blogger outreach is earned media PR, isn’t it?
JUNE 26, 2012
” (Wikipedia). My definition of blogger outreach has always been about acquiring earned media coverage from bloggers and online influencers. My definition–and my assumption–has always been that blogger outreach is public relations and not paid media. I may well be mistaken.
The Coming Consolidation in Social Networking
JANUARY 7, 2008
Wikipedia lists more than 100 social networking sites , and Social Media Trader recently compiled an even more exhaustive list of 115 social news and bookmark sites rated by PageRank, number of inbound links and dollar value of each site.
High Points on the Social Media Landscape
MARCH 10, 2009
Site Alexa Rank (March 2009) Compete Traffic (February 2009) Compete 1-Year Traffic Change Google Pagerank Facebook 5 73,787,766 +159.0% Site Alexa Rank (March 2009) Compete Traffic (February 2009) Compete 1-Year Traffic Change Google Pagerank Digg 243 33,433,760 +51.2 Site Alexa Rank (March 2009) Compete Traffic (February 2009) Compete 1-Year Traffic Change Google Pagerank FeedBurner 522 3,581,957 +42.3% Knol may lack Wikipedia's cachet, but it's a much friendlier place.
SEO Rant: The Insidious Nofollow Tag
OCTOBER 15, 2009
According to Wikipedia (among the worst nofollow offenders ), "The nofollow HTML attribute was originally designed to stop comment spam on blogs. If it's there for any reason other than Pagerank sculpting (e.g.
Google and the Parable of the Turkey
JULY 22, 2008
As Eric Goldman reported on his Technology & Marketing Law blog, a company called KinderStart sued Google in March of 2006 : "Google has been sued for downgrading the PageRank of websites in contravention of its stated 'objective' policies. Remember KinderStart above, and there is the case of Wikipedia: there's no question that it wouldn't have become the seventh-most visited site on the Web without serious help from the #1 site.