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DMOZ Is Shutting Down On March 14 2017

DMOZ Is Shutting Down On March 14 2017

After 18 years DMOZ, (one of) the oldest, human-curated internet directories will shut down on March 14,

Mar 8th, 2017

The Content Crisis

The Content Crisis

If your website does not contain relevant content for your users to explore, it is the same thing as paying for a huge billboard that says “coming soon”

Dec 15th, 2014

RIP Google Authorship, It Was Great Knowing You

RIP Google Authorship, It Was Great Knowing You

I liked Authorship as a feature because it was adding the “personal” level to the otherwise so nameless desert of Search Engine Result pages. It gave the result a face, tied a real person to it

Aug 30th, 2014

10 Online Content Writing Rules

10 Online Content Writing Rules

Compelling content is the best way to attract website visitors and Search Engines alike: The Top Ten Rules for Online Content Writing

Sep 10th, 2013

Why I Hate the Term SEO & What to Optimize Instead

Why I Hate the Term SEO & What to Optimize Instead

The term “SEO” already implies that you are doing or are about to do the wrong thing. You optimize for Search Engines. Really?
Shouldn’t you instead be optimizing your content, your design, your layout — simply everything on your website for your visitors

Apr 8th, 2013