Internet Marketing Tips, Suggestions, & Ramblings

What is Schema Data Markup and Why Do You Need It?

WHAT IS SCHEMA DATA Markup?!? Most will assume it is related to databases (Oracle database schema, mySQL database schema), but now thanks to algorithm updates in Google, schema data markup, also referred to as structured data markup, or rich snippets, is a type of data implemented on your website that makes it wildly easier for search […]

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Stick a fork in it – the smartphone wars are done. That’s what Google would like, anyway. Not content with only an operating system, Google’s latest gadget seeks to crush Apple with the ultimate convenience: an Android device that does it all. And hot on the heels of the iPhone 6, it’s bound to be […]

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Oh, Yahoo. Have you no heart? In the name of “continued product focus,” Yahoo has decided to part with her original Internet offering: Yahoo Directory, her hand-picked list of websites, tidily compiled into topics. It’s a shame, considering it used to be the go-to resource for intrepid internet explorers. But nostalgia be damned: Yahoo’s closing […]

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What You Don’t Know about Bing (But Totally Should)

What You Don’t Know about Bing (But Totally Should) Admit it. When it comes to search, you don’t use anything other than Google for your fact-finding needs. Not that there’s anything wrong with that, but consider your options. Wait – did you even know you had options? If you know search engine optimization, you know […]

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Backlink Enhancement: Why good is not great, and why great can always be better.

Is there anything worse than waking up one morning, doing some early AM searches for your primary keywords, and realizing that you are not ranking anywhere for any of your keywords? Just boom. PFT! You’re site is no where to be found. So you open up your Google Webmaster Tools and see that dreaded Manual Penalty […]

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Imagine the classic dragon archetype: A big, scaly lizard whose idea of social media is breathing fire on the locals, stealing their treasure and stashing it away in his mountain lair. (Editor’s note: In our classic archetype, dragons get the concept of social media. Clever girls.) Sounds scary, huh? Well, that dragon could be you, […]

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