Search engines primarily refer to Google, Bing & Yahoo, other less used search engines include Blekko, Wolfram-Alpha are ones to keep eyes on as well as non-US search engines like Yandex & Baidu.

Watch Out For SEO Scumbags

Dom Hodgson wrote a fantastic piece about some of the shady SEO practices that have lead many to declare "SEO is dead" or start calling themselves Inbound Marketers, Data Analysts or Internet Marketing Specialists. I don’t use that term lightly, it’s reserved for a special kind of person that puts…

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Discovering Local Citation Opportunities – SEOMoz Whiteboard Friday

It's Whiteboard Friday at SEOMoz and they are going over local citations, most likely because they are excited about their recent acquisition of GetListed.org & David Mihm. SEO Bandwagon is also excited by this, SEOMoz Tools was already so good it was a must, GetListed fills a small hole in…

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Subdomains vs. Folders

Yes this does totally matter. Subdomains usually get treated as distinct websites by Google. Google Webmaster Tools are setup for this, Google Analytics also needs an extra step to track across subdomains, you get the idea. https://youtu.be/_MswMYk05tk Matt Cutts is pretty clear that this shouldn't be a decision that you…

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