I really have no idea if there will be more ‘Search things‘, but I was just muckin about in Photoshop and thought I’d post it. You can find your own meaning for them.. aight?
SEOs are a unique bunch, in case you haven’t noticed. We have real OCD tendencies (and, for some us, it’s full-blown OCD), we just know better than you (about everything), we are intensely, over-the-top goal driven beings, we are scientists-in-a-vacuum, we are data-miners and data-hogs, we are behavioral futurists, and… Continue Reading Why SEOs Hate Web Professionals (Mostly)
Those who have shunned the idea of working for others, preferring to earn their daily bread without having to deal with bosses and time-clocks, usually face a realization at some point: it’s not quite as perfect or ideal a path as they might have once thought. Still, everything has trade-offs… Continue Reading Finding your Own Path
Let’s face it: myths and fallacies marred in complete fiction are how some SEOs thrive. This is part of why some people in the industry consider SEOs to be snake oil salesmen. Which is unfortunate, because there are many superb SEOs. There are ways that lies and outright half-truths sometimes… Continue Reading Ways Your Mother Lied To You About SEO
I know it’s already getting towards the end of February but I thought I would dig out some nuggets of information on how you can fail your clients in 2013 by under-delivering and risking their long term business strategy by taking short cuts. These are actual points of discussion I’ve… Continue Reading How to Screw Your Clients in 2013
Ever since the rise of black and white animals over at Google the SEO industry seems to be in a constant state of paranoia. Every other day there seems to be a new post being spread about how this or that is going to kill your SEO efforts in the… Continue Reading Stop Demonizing Every SEO Tactic That Gets Abused
You’ve probably heard the term at some point in your career: “firefighting” or “putting out a fire”. You may even use it in your everyday vernacular. Something like, “Hey man, I’d love to come and hang out tonight, but I’ve got this fire to put out at work.” And, when… Continue Reading Firefighting: Can We Break the Addiction?
I’ve been spending a fair amount of my time doing audits lately, sometimes just for general SEO purposes, but most often for penalty recovery projects. Normally, I really enjoy doing audits. Any site has room for improvement and I have yet to get through one without learning something new. Unfortunately,… Continue Reading Nightmare on Audit Street – 5 Head-banging Moments