June 2010

Logomyway – Start a logo design contest

When you start a business one of the first challenges that you'll face is to build a reputable brand identity. You'll need to invest in the overall design, logo and branding identity for your new business. Designing a unique logo can be challenging when you are competing in the market place with fortune 500 firms [...]

Is Buying Links Dangerous For Both You AND Your Competitors?

Recently Rand Fishkin over at SEOmoz has covered buying links through their weekly "Whiteboard Friday" video.  Rand explains to us three examples in which purchasing a single link has done to their rankings.  You can find all these details and the video aver at SEOmoz Google specifically states that purchasing links that do not contain [...]

If you are a blogger or an affiliate marketer wanting to specialize in PPC ( Pay Per Click ) marketing, then PPC Ian should be one of the blogs on your daily reading list. According to the Search Engine Landscape 2010, PPC spends in US in 2009 was $18 billion and accounted for 12 % [...]

Dealing Down The Duplicate Content Debacle

The Duplicate Content Debate Today, I'm going to build some backlinks for my website. Here's how I'm going to do it. I'm going to write a fantastic article. Then I'm going to take that article and submit to my top 20 favorite article directories. What's that? You don't think it's a good idea? Well I [...]

Branding Yourself as an Online Expert

Being an expert at what you do is important, but possibly of even more value to your career is knowing how to brand yourself as such. After all, you have to get the job before you can excel at it. This becomes even more vital when your area of expertise is an online field, and [...]

The Top 8 Ways To Advertise Your Business

Advertising your business is absolutely essential if you want to succeed and make money online You should regularly be putting yourself out there, attracting new customers and reminding old ones about your business. Make sure to make the most of your advertising dollar, though, by using the right methods. Here are 8 tried and tested [...]

With the growth of Twitter and Facebook, URL shortners have become a rage, all tweets on Twitter are redirected via a URL shortening service. Soon we may also see Facebook and other networks use URL shortners avoiding URLs with long and ugly characters. One of my readers sent me a link with a URL shortening [...]

Don’t Just Think, Do It

When running a website—or any business for that matter—one of the biggest plagues that an individual can do is spend all of their time thinking about their business without actually working on it. Most entrepreneurs have been guilty of this. They sit down with a notebook, start writing down ideas that they have, come up [...]

WordPress 3.0 is now live

When you log into your wordpress admin panel, you'll see a message sitting on top of the panel that says “WordPress 3.0 is available! Please update now.” Wordpress 3.0 is the much awaited wordpress version, Matt and team has been working tirelessly to release this. Its one of the major wordpress updates. When you update [...]

I Thank You All

Design Crowd ran a contest last month where bloggers had to write a post about Design Crowd and about their contest, the blog that got the highest number of tweets would be the winner. I am happy that this blog got over 200 tweets for the contest post ( 205 to be exact )and was [...]