Category: SEO

  • Black Hat, White Hat Which Hat Got JC Penny in Trouble With Google?

    I really enjoyed reading this article about Search Engine Optimization strategies that got JC Penny at the top of the Google search for certain keywords. But what happened to make them plunge to a low placement. Was it White or Black Hat techniques? Ok, some of you are wondering what the difference is between the […]

  • RSS is Spam Free

    RSS is your own channel. It enhances your relationship with  a client. As your stuff gets updated your client;s stuff gets updated instantly!  I am listening to a FREE online tutorial on Podcasts by the great folks at Baby Boomer Audio. RSS increases your visibility. Here is a great definition of Podcasts by ABC News. […]

  • My Baby Boomer Twitter Connections -@rebacollins

    Start Tweeting With My Twitter Baby Boomer Connections I am meeting so many great, genius and  “get  up and going folks” on Twitter.  So I decided this New Years Eve to chart some of my Twitter connections. I will post some of the great references and insights from Tweets and sites by those who I […]

  • Do You Use Google’s Toolbar?

    Here is one of the most convincing posts I have read on the benefits of using Google’s Toolbar. I actually understood it. Many of you have probably heard about Google’s Toolbar but just haven’t taken the few minutes to explore it. I find it fun to go to sites and see what their page rank is […]

  • Your Blog Is Talking-But What Is It Saying?

    Your blog is talking, but what is it saying? I just read an insightful post about how our site communicates to our readers. After reading it I decided to pay closer attention to what my site may be saying. When you  review these simple, yet powerful points you will, like me, pay closer attention to what your […]

  • How Does Your Blog Site Score?

    Do you know how your blog scores with Search Engine Optimization?(SEO) Well, I plugged a couple of mine into this really great free tool and found out that I have a lot of work to do. Give it a try at Website Grader.

  • Free SEO Kit

    You can get a FREE SEO kit from Hubspot. Okay, just a reminder, SEO means Search Engine Optimization. Below is an excerpt from their website: HubSpot’s free Social Media Marketing Kit gives you the tips and tricks you need to harness the power of the social mediasphere – facebook, digg,, twitter, and many others […]

  • Twitter-Insights from Wikipedia

    I thought it would be interesting to check out what Wikipedia had to say about Twitter. So, you can check it out right here. I did not know the entire site is run on a software system called Ruby on Rails – Heavy brains are behind it. (Don’t feel bad if you if you never […]

  • Going Beyond Google, MSN and Yahoo-Part 5

    Lexxe is a powerful easy to use search engine that you can submit your url. Not only that but it uses something called natural language processing technology. They have a search service for 9 major English speaking countries and regions, where English is a main spoken or media language in everyday life. Users can search […]

  • Going Beyond Google, MSN and Yahoo-Part 4

    Have you you heard of metasearch engines? Here is a definition from my friends at Wikipedia (Actually I don’t know any of the volunteers working on the site-it could be one of you) A meta-search engine is a search engine that sends user requests to several other search engines and/or databases and aggregates the results […]