Part 1: Social Media Mobile

Posted by on Jun 22, 2011 in Social Media Marketing | 2 comments

Social media is big, it’s huge, and it is basically a fundamental part for many businesses these days. Here’s a couple of questions that I often get asked: “what is the next big thing?” and “what social media platform is the next Facebook or Twitter?”. Usually I answer that I just do not know what will be the next “big thing”. There might be a next big thing around the corner, but I see the Web 2.0 (social media/networ

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Increase your visibility with Google local listings

Posted by on May 20, 2011 in Google | 1 comment

When searching for a local business on Google, there are 7 Google Map listings that appear.  According to the big boys (Google),97% of consumers searches online for local businesses.  Listings are free for any business with a physical address. Businesses that makes in person contact with customers qualify for a Google Places listing. On Google Places, the listings are optimized for smartphones.  If you don’t have a mobile site, or if your website is not mob

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Content is king: How to get ranked on Google

Posted by on Jan 11, 2011 in SEO | 0 comments

This is a question that is asked many times. You have good content on your website or blog, but you are not ranking in the Google search result pages for it. The way Google prioritizes its search rankings is by looking at two important factors concerning your website namely “On-page optimization” and “Off-page optimization“. On-page optimization On page optimization consist of all the aspects of your physical website. At the very basic leve

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Search Engine Positioning Tips

Posted by on Oct 28, 2010 in Online Marketing | 0 comments

To get on Google’s first page for your keywords is not an easy task.  By driving traffic to your website is only the first part of creating a top producing site.  In internet marketing, to get good rankings on the search engines is the process of creating the best identity, solution and image for your target market. To get good rankings on the search engines and to make sure you get maximum results from your rankings takes two types of positioning.Position

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The Google Caffeine update is live at last!

Posted by on Jun 11, 2010 in Google | 0 comments

After months of testing small bits of this massive update to the Google search engine algorithm, the Google Caffeine update is officially live. On 8 June 2010, Google announced this on their official blog – Our new search index: Caffeine The first time I heard of this big update was back in 2009 when they announced that they are planning this major update to their search engine  – Help test some next-generation infrastructure Google is steering towards

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