Category Archives: Google

Comparison Shopping Sites Are Dead – Is Google To Blame?

In the world of eCommerce, qualified referral traffic can often be the difference between success and failure. One of the biggest drivers of ‘purchase-minded’ prospects has been comparison shopping sites, such as Pricegrabber, Nextag and Google free product search. Oh, wait…scratch that. Google’s free product search hasn’t been free for a while now, as they […]

Google’s Hypocrisy Continues

I may whine and/or moan about the blatant hypocrisy of Google when it comes to SEO and more specifically – organic link building, but I’ve never taken the time to craft a handy infographic detailing the search engine giant’s two-faced antics. Fortunately, Aaron Wall has done just that. I proudly present to you all- the […]

Google’s Think Insights is a Big Win.

As marketers, it’s not enough to tell our clients that we ‘think’ they should do this or that. We need to back it up with hard facts and industry stats whenever possible. Google has lots of tools to make that easier for us, but unfortunately they’ve not been compiled nicely together in one place. Until […]

Chemical SEO 101 – the Periodic Table of SEO Elements

The fine folks over at search engine land put together this handy resource of important SEO elements to help make it a little easier for the science-minded individuals to absorb. Since my blog appeals to the scientific genius types, it only makes sense that I include it here as well. Below is the ‘condensed’ version […]