October 18, 2004

Search Engine Optimization Specialists Revenues Increase by 500 Percent This Year

'Elixir Systems a privately held company in the search engine optimization field announced today that their revenues increased by 500 percent in the past year. Search engine optimization specialists Elixir Systems, a privately held company, announced today that their...

October 16, 2004

Are You Losing The Battle For Search Engine Traffic?

by: Norbert Orlewicz Search engine traffic should be a priority for any online business and some level of optimization is apart of every effective marketing strategy. On the plus side, search engine traffic is the cream of the crop....

October 13, 2004

SEO for Flash Sites

ClickZ has a good post on Getting Flash Sites Ranked in Search Engines 'In spite of all the hoopla surrounding Google's and Yahoo's new ability to index Macromedia Flash sites, I usually don't recommend building a Flash site if search...

October 12, 2004

A Short Course in SEO

SEO - A short Course is a useful article written about Search Engine Optimization that will help anyone seeking tips at how to Optimize their blog or website for Search Engines. 'Anyone who does business on the internet today has...

SEO your PDFs

More and more people are using the PDF format to post documents online. As a budding Search Engine Optimiser this his begs the question - 'Can PDFs be optimised for Search Engines?' If so 'How?' This article is a good...

A day in the life of a Search Engine Optimiser

SEO Scoop has written up a day in the life of a search optimiser which gives some hints into what those SEO types do with their time. Its actually got some remarkably similar features to what my daily rhythm can...

October 09, 2004

How To Get Web Site Traffic

By F. Terrence Markle QuikSystems - Web Site Traffic Copyright (C) 2004 - All Rights Reserved Web site traffic is essential to having a thriving online business. You cannot have enough web site traffic (visitors) unless it is the wrong...

October 07, 2004

How to Build Massive Keyword Lists

By Rob Taylor As keyword marketing becomes more and more expensive and competitive, it has become essential when building your lists to focus on the maximum number of phrases and their variations that a surfer might enter into the...

Keywords or Keyword Phrases? Effective SEO Strategy

About.com asks the question - should those wanting to optimize their site target single keywords or keyword phrases? "Consider the keyword "cars." A quick search for this phrase at Google reveals nearly 20 million web sites competing for a...

October 04, 2004

How to Write Meta Tags

By William Hanke I've written about META tags in the past, and I thought I'd help you expand your search engine optimization efforts and increase your web hits. Rule #1: META tags always go in between the HEAD tags on...

What You Need to Know About Choosing A Domain Name

By Andrea J. Lee Aside from the nuts and bolts of where to register your domain name and purchasing a good economical hosting service, there are a few things to know about buying a good domain name, that only experience...

Search Engine News Weekly Report - Clusty, Yahoo, and MSN

The end of September and beginning of October has seen some changes in search engine news and the addition of a new search engine into the second tier search mix - Clusty. Additionally, MSN is planning on including search in...

October 03, 2004

How Yahoo's Recent Facelift Can Mean More Traffic To Your Site

By Tinu AbayomiPaul It even surprised me. Yes, even though I have been pointing out the possibility since July, and was forced by demand to release my study findings before my book was even half finished, I was shocked when...

Throw Away Your Money on Search Engine Optimization

<i>Developer Doh's Programmer No-No's in Site Redesign</i> by Mike Banks Valentine Search engine optimization consists of some relatively arcane issues that are not obvious to anyone. That I can be thankful for, I suppose, or I wouldn't continue...

New Sites Abandoned by Googlebot

Mike Banks Valentine writes this excellent piece on the plight of new websites in their quest to be ranked by Google. "As a search engine optimization specialist I often optimize existing web pages for small business clients, upload them...

October 01, 2004

8 Essential SEO techniques

8 Essential SEO techniquesBy Matt Colyer 1) Title Tag - The title tag is the most powerful on-site SEO technique you have, so use it creatively! What you place in the title tag should only be one thing, the exact...

Beyond Search Engines

Beyond Search EnginesBy Jane McLain Some webmasters report that search engines account for 75% or more of their total website traffic. However, it's important not to become too dependent on search engines for new business. Achieving a top listing from...

Your website title could be costing you money

Your website title could be costing you moneyBy Joe Duchesne Nothing could be simpler than the title you give to your web pages right? Unfortunately, the vast majority of the websites I visit these days have absolutely terrible titles that...

Got Spiders? Getting Search Engine Spiders to your Site

Got Spiders?By Isaiah Hull Many internet marketers blow mountains of start-up cash on their websites just trying to break into search engine rankings. I was one of these internet marketers. I spent cash on get-rich-quick submission services that claimed they...

Copywriters: Make Friends with Search Engine Optimization

By Nick Usborne I don�t know about you, but I felt a lot of internal resistance when it was first suggested to me that I write �for� the search engines. Years of training and habit, and a lot of pride,...

The Search Doesn't End at Your Homepage

By Nick Usborne In a recent report for a new client, I wrote: "Remember, a visitor's search doesn't end when they leave Google. Their search and the phrases associated with it continue right through to the completion of the task...