Alex Chudnovsky Interviewed by Eric Enge

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Alex Chudnovsky is the founder and managing director of Majestic-12, a UK based firm that specializes in cross-platform .NET/C# development of scalable high-performance data analysis applications with primary focus on creation of the World Wide Web search engine. Majestic also uses the trade name Majestic SEO which publishes a … [Read more...]

Latest Interview: Alex Chudnovsky

I recently did an interview with Alex Chudnovsky of Majestic SEO. After my recent interview with Rand Fishkin about Linkscape Alex contacted me to discuss his backlinking tool. Majestic SEO offers a competing tool to Linkscape, and therefore it made for an interesting discussion. It looks like this market is heating up! … [Read more...]

Eric Ward Interviewed by Eric Enge

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Eric Ward founded the Web's first link building and web promotion services, called NetPOST and URLwire, in 1994. Today Eric offers those services as well as training and private consulting to help companies learn how to generate links, publicity and online buzz for their Web content. Eric has developed content linking strategies for … [Read more...]

Cost Per Link Is A Bad Metric

Talk about bad metrics, cost per link is one of the worst. Let’s talk about why, but first, I am going to outline how it comes up. Typically what happens is that an SEO is performing work on behalf of a client, or the company they work for. They are diligently adding the links. Then the person managinf the SEO does a calculation, … [Read more...]

Eric Enge Interviews Rand Fishkin About Linkscape

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Rand Fishkin is among the search marketing field's thought leaders, serving 30,000+ daily readers on the SEOmoz blog. Rand has appeared in Newsweek magazine and been quoted by the Washington Post, USA Today and dozens of other publications. He is a frequent traveler and speaker on SEO, blogging & web marketing at worldwide … [Read more...]

Latest Interview: Rand Fishkin

This week I am releasing the my recent interview with Rand Fishkin. In this interview we discuss Linkscape, the new link building intelligence tool from SEOmoz. The discussion includes a detailed look at how it was put together, SEOmoz's policies rgarding the tool, and how SEOs should use it. Once you have read the interview, come … [Read more...]

Detecting Link Spam

If you have an interest in researching spam by other sites, and quantifying it, there are a few things you can do. One of these is to dump out a spreadsheet of all a site's backlinks using a tool like Linkscape or Link Diagnosis. Then you can analyze the links. This can be a painful process, but here are a couple of tips on how to … [Read more...]