This post was originally was originally published here by Social Media Examiner. Do you use Twitter in your social media marketing? Want to be more efficient and productive on the platform? To talk about a wide range of Twitter tools for social media marketers, I interview Ian Anderson Gray. More About This Show The Social Media Marketing podcast […]

You would think that black hat SEO would be an ‘art’ as close to extinction as letter writing… But you would be wrong. Alas, it still seems to be going strong; which, quite frankly, is just not fair when we’re… Read more › The post Are Your Competitors Using Black Hat SEO Techniques? These 5 […]

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This post was originally was originally published here by Litmus. February 24, 2016 By John Bonini About a month ago, a friend and fellow Boston marketer and I got into a discussion about the merits of customer marketing, and more specifically, how email plays a role. Casey Hogan was frustrated, as she had just received her tenth—tenth!—upsell […]

Ecommerce is BIG business. How big? Well, in the US alone, total Ecommerce sales in 2014 smashed past $300 billion – a growth of 310% in just 10 years: But lots of cash means LOTS of competition. One estimate puts the… Read more › The post Ecommerce SEO: 116% Increase in Search Traffic & Google Penalty […]

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This post was originally was originally published here by Stone Temple Consulting. Google+ has been written off for dead by many observers and social media experts. Indeed, there is no denying that most brands and all but a handful of marketers have abandoned it, if they ever gave it a try in the first place. And yet….Google […]

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This post was originally was originally published here by Stone Temple Consulting. In October 2015 Google took the rare step of announcing a major addition to its search ranking algorithms. That new addition, already in operation at the time of the announcement, was named RankBrain. It was revealed to be a major application of machine learning technology […]

We recently analyzed the top 10,000 domains to answer one question: “How well do they use HTTPS to improve their SERP rankings?” We looked at accessibility via HTTP and HTTPS. We looked at redirects. We looked at status codes. Today,… Read more › The post We Analyzed the HTTPS Settings of 10,000 Domains and How […]