Category Archives: Search Engine Optimisation

Keyword broadcasting

I recently made an information request (details later) and one of the things I asked for was details of searches made using my name and/or the name of my website. I asked for this data and (depending on what they … Continue reading

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Eclectic link dump #24

Outstanding: The Crisis of Credit Visualized (via) Viz now has a website that’s even slightly less shit than before, which makes me very happy. Some kind (and really quite true) words from Ian Appleby leading into the antics of the … Continue reading

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G-bombing YouTube update

Sorry that this took so long: I also didn’t mean for this silly footage of a wild-eyed lady to out-rank this important footage featuring another wild-eyed lady, but it’s all temporary, and sure to be sorted once Google becomes aware … Continue reading

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Googlebombing YouTube

[Note – A Googlebomb is something that (a) typically involves Google, and (b) making something that has no textual relevance to a keyword or keywords respond to that query regardless of this by external influence (typically, linking to a target … Continue reading

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Google 4 Grown-Ups: the search engine seminar and workshop

My new search engine optimisation seminar Google 4 Grown-Ups was very well received on its first outing, and I’m looking to do another one in partnership with Thoughtbubble very shortly. Click here to find out when the next Google 4 … Continue reading

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A grab bag and then some

1. Peter Mandelson: It must be a big tent if it’s got room for this clown in it. The Sun managed to amuse by taking this corrupt individual and essentially saying with their Saturday headline (“I’m Behind You”) that your … Continue reading

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Search Seminar: last call for entries

Don’t forget to get your entries in for the SEO seminar ticket giveaway. Deadline is midnight on Sunday. (You are a pack of lazy beggers, I’ll tell you that for nothing. There have only been email entries so far, and … Continue reading

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You’re welcome

You might remember a few years back that we had a period of financial difficulty that followed 9/11 11/9. In the 6 months that followed, I noticed a sharp rise in a particular type of spam; it was obvious from … Continue reading

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SEO Seminar (10 Oct) – free ticket giveaway

Google 4 Grown-Ups is a search engine seminar with a live afternoon workshop, written and presented by yours truly: Google 4 Grown-Ups SEO Training Seminar 9am – 4pm Friday 10th October, 2008 Radisson Edwardian Grafton Hotel, London UK The short … Continue reading

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Googlebombs ‘fixed’

Google Webmaster Central – A quick word about Googlebombs SearchEngineWatch – Googlebombs Defused Big Mouth Media – Google defuse the Google bomb 1. It’s a shame that the ‘liar’ result has gone; that started at Bloggerheads and it was one … Continue reading

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