Category: Internet Marketing

Twitter Analytics Tools

For businesses using Twitter, it’s always been a hassle trying to track the impact of your tweets and links. Because Twitter has never offered Twitter business analytics or statistics, we’ve all had to use outside sources—Hootsuite, Tweet Counter and other Twitter analytics tools. Twitter has Announced Twitter Web Analytics This has now changed for Twitter […]


SEO Ranking Factors

Google utilizes a series of search engine ranking factors to determine the results that show on the Search Engine Results Page (SERP). Although Google’s algorithms change all the time, there are some seo ranking factors that remain important. Mashable came up with the Periodic Table of SEO Ranking Factors to illustrate the most important things […]


YouTube Video Marketing – Part 1

YouTube is a website that allows people to share videos, including user-created video content, movie clips, music videos and more. In October 2006, YouTube was bought by Google for US$1.65 billion. YouTube was founded February 14, 2005 and has since come a long way. We have the following impressive statistics: YouTube now averages over 2 […]


Bend WebCAM – Web + Creative and Marketing Conference in Bend Oregon

Since its beginning in 2008, the Bend WebCAM now Swivel has become the go-to conference for the newest Internet marketing techniques. Attracting well-known SEO and web professionals, the two day event draws speakers from all over the United States. The workshops, lectures and panels that make up the Bend WebCAM ( now Swivel ) are on […]


Flow in Web Design

Theory of Flow – Losing the Feeling of Self Consciousness According to psychology researcher Mihaly Csíkszentmihályi, flow is a positive, highly enjoyable state of consciousness that occurs when our perceived skills match the perceived challenges we are undertaking. We lose our sense of self and time distorts. People who have experienced flow consistently report the […]


SEO Maintenance is Ongoing

SEO is not a one-time service, but an ongoing process that businesses should monitor to maintain their organic ranks on the search engine results page (SERP). Your website is an important component of your business and is crucial for you to be found on search engines. A monthly SEO maintenance plan will ensure your business […]


Save 20% off your SES Pass for SES San Francisco 2011

SES San Francisco 2011 happens August 15 to 19 at Moscone Center (West). Use SES San Francisco priority code 20PIX and save 20% with SES Pass. Gain access to over 20 basic and in-depth sessions on Search, Analytics, Social Media, and Video Marketing. Also Learn: What effect new search technologies will have on your business […]


The Google +1 Button – Why Should a Business Owner Care?

Search is going social. We’ve tasted this through Bing and Google’s recent social search activity, but Google has now taken the lead with a new advancement—the +1 button. You’ll definitely want to keep the new +1 button on your radar, and get familiar with what it does. It will slowly gain attention and begin to […]


Resurgence of Print with QR Codes

Just when we thought print advertising was dying, it’s taking off again thanks to QR Codes. Embedding Quick Response (QR) Codes in a variety of printed materials and advertising vehicles is helping businesses engage with their customers in fresh ways.  A simple scan of the barcode by a smart phone—or other like device—directs customers to […]


Free Marketing For Businesses Through Foursquare

Social Media has advanced a lot during the past ten years, but never so much as when location-based reviews entered the scene—Yelp in 2004, and Foursquare more recently in 2009. In this blog post, we highlight Foursquare’s new platform that is revolutionizing the way businesses use location-based advertising. On Foursquare, users suggest tips. Instead of […]