Adam Audette Interview: Comment Here

I have been taking the opportunity to speak with various industry people who have deep experience in enterprise SEO. The next in that series is Adam Audette of AudetteMedia. Adam is well known for his work with Internet megabrand Zappos, but has also worked with other large well known brands such as Michelin and the University of Phoenix. One of the key points that emerges from the interview is that large enterprise organizations are vastly different in their approaches (and acceptance) of SEO. As a ... Read More >

Recent Video Interviews

At SES Chicago in December of last year, I did a couple of video interviews. One of these was with Abby Prince of WebProNews on the subject of syndication and duplicate content, and the other was with Ralph Wilson of Web Marketing Today on the topic of link building. Check them out! ... Read More >

And the cluelessness goes on

It amazes me when people obviously use scrapers to harvest email addresses and then blindly send out mass emails looking for business. Below is an email I received this morning, with my comments in (): "Hope you are doing well. (I am glad that she is concerned for my well being) Haven’t heard back from you, just wondering if you are interested in our services (if she had looked at any page at all on our web site she might be able to guess why we are NOT interested in your services). SEO is one of the ... Read More >

Will Google make page speed a ranking factor?

Google is obsessed with speed. A tremendous amount of corporate energy is being put into initiatives to speed up the web. Google's Let's make the web faster web page asks the question "What would be possible if browsing the web was as fast as turning the pages of a magazine?". This clues us in to their goal - instant response. To see Google engineers talk about this, check out the 3 1/2 minute video on this page. You can also check out the video on this page which includes the statement that 100 ... Read More >