Friday, September 29, 2006

You may have heard that Google is striking up a deal with Quicken... now you may wonder how in the world could that be useful for either of them.. this article should explain things a bit better.

We've talked some recently about Google changing some things (increasing minimum bids) for some folks with AdWords. This article explains some of the reasons behind that.

Thursday, September 28, 2006

An article on Spider food and blunders.

Some good info - especially if you dig deep to check out the ways you can find misspellings.

Wednesday, September 27, 2006

Business Weeks take on Click Fraud

My take on all the hubbub is this - if you're worried about fraud then only advertise on the "search" sites...

Some good info from Matt of Google - 21 tips.
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We've talked some about Froogle both on the web and in our Newsletter - it seems that recently there have been some changes - a good summary of those changes can be found in Ralph Wilson's newsletter.

Monday, September 25, 2006

Some good (but heavy) info if you're interested in some of the interior workings of algos -

Can Google stay on top

The Chicago Tribune talks about search -
Find it here.

We've talked about patents before - an interesting take on it can be found here.

That should give you enough to chew on till Tuesday or so...

Friday, September 22, 2006

Yesterday we talked about success - today here's an article that discusses why some businesses fail.

Monday, September 18, 2006

hmm seems that MSN has started there new search engine but for some reason they aren't giving you any stats....

Tuesday, September 12, 2006

Monday, September 11, 2006

Some tidbits from over the weekend -

Make your own seal of approval -

Check your site in 30 different browsers.

Friday, September 08, 2006

This is interesting - Google may start listening...

Some good info on Web 2.0

If you use newsletter advertising then this article will be of interest to you -

Enjoy your weekend.

Thursday, September 07, 2006

Short work weeks are rough - I did have a great time Monday, it just seems that the rest of the week is playing catch up. Maybe Monday that will happen.

A tidbit of news about Danny Sullivan from search engine watch - in a nutshell he's leaving.

Some details can be found here:

Friday, September 01, 2006

If you're worried about how you appear in local search results make sure you do the following steps:

We all know bots are important for our optimization - here's some info on "taming" them.

I know I promised some pictures / commentary on the trip I took last weekend - we'll save that to next week. Till then I hope you and yours have a wonderful Labor day.